Red River Radio Spotlight

Aired Tuesday, December 1, at 12 noon. Bill Beckett spoke with Shane Rasmussen, Director for the Louisiana Folk Life Center and an Associate Professor of English at Northwest State University along with Jennifer Karle from the Cane River Children's Services about the 7th annual Multicultural Christmas Concert, 

Aired Friday, November 20, at 11 a.m. Kermit Poling spoke with Music Director Michael Butterman and guest violinist William Hagen about the next concert by the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra featuring Mr. Hagen in the Mendelssohn Violin Concerto along with Haydn's Sinfonia concertante for oboe, bassoon, violin and cello with SSO players Matt Albert, violin; Ruth Drummond, cello; Theresa Zale Bridges, oboe; Ann Shoemaker, bassoon. Beethoven's Symphony No. 8 will round out the program.

Aired Tuesday, November 17, at 12 noon. Bill Beckett spoke with Dr. Rick Jones, professor of theater at Stephen F. Austin State University about their new production of Macbeth, which opens tonight at 7:30 p.m. in the W.M. Turner Auditorium on the SFA campus. Also joining them were Dominique Rider who plays Macbeth and Shelby Gilliam who play Lady Macbeth. This production runs Tuesday, Nov. 17 through Saturday, Nov. 21.  For complete details visit online SFA Theater or call 936-468-6407.

Aired Wednesday, November 11, at 12 noon. Bill Beckett spoke with Meghan Hochstetler, Director of Audience at the Robinson Film Center along with Sanjay Menon, director of the LSUS India Studies program and Dean of Graduate Studies at LSUS. They discussed the Robinson Film Center's Faith on Film screening of “Monk with a Camera,” an exploration of Buddhism. This film will be presented this Thursday, November 12, at 7:30 p.m. with a community discussion featuring Dr. Sanjay Menon and Benjamin Riggs.

Aired Friday, November 6, at 11 a.m. Bill Beckett spoke with Tracy Pinkerton, the Executive Director for the Angelina Arts Alliance, about Mobilizing our Community with Kevin Reese, which takes place November 9 – 13. For more information visit online the Angelina Arts Alliance or Call 936-633-5454.

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