Bill Beckett spoke with Dr. Shane Rasmussen, Director of the Louisiana Folklife Center and an Associate Professor of English at Northwestern State University about the 35th Annual Natchitoches-NSU Louisiana Folk Festival which takes place this Friday and Saturday, July 18 and 19, in the air-conditioned Prather Coliseum, on the campus of Northwestern State University in historic Natchitoches. You can find our more by visiting them online at Louisiana Folk Life Center or by calling 318-357-4332.
Aired Wednesday, June 25 at 12 noon. Bill Beckett spoke with Zach Hanks, an assistant professor of theatre at Stephen F. Austin State University along with Josh Wallace, a senior at SFA who plays the role of Atticus Finch in SFA’s Summer Stage Production of “To Kill a Mocking Bird.” This performance opens Friday, June 27 at 7:30 p.m. with multiple performances through July, in the W.M. Turner Auditorium on the campus of Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches. More information at www.finearts.sfasu.eduor (936) 468 - 6407.
Aired Thursday, June 12 at 12 noon. Bill Beckett spoke with Dr. Sanjay Menon. He is he Director of the Indian Studies Program and an Associate Professor of Management and Marketing at LSUS. They spoke about “India Night 2014,” which will take place this Saturday Night, June 14 starting at 5 pm, at the University Center Theatre on the LSUS Campus. For more information call 318-797-5179 or online at India Nights 2014.
Bill Beckett spoke with Chris Allen who is directing the Summer Music Festival’s Jazz Camp 2014, which will take place the week of June 16 – June 21 and June 23 – June 28, culminating in concert performance for each week at the LSUS University Center Theater. For complete details visit online the Shreveport Summer Music Festivalor call (318) 226-0500.
Aired Thursday, May 8 at 12 noon. Bill Beckett spoke with Patric McWilliams and Charity Schubert from River City Repertoire Theatre about their new production of Venus In Fur,…. A play by David Ives. This production has been held over for two additional show on Friday & Saturday, May 16 & 17 at 7:30 at the East Bank Theatre in Bossier City. For more information you can visit River City Repertoire Theatre online or call 318-868-5888 … That’s 318-868-5888.