Red River Radio Spotlight

Press Image / Receptional Behavior

Aired Friday, August 5, at 11 a.m. Bill Beckett spoke with Matt Latz and Kari Kennon about Murder Mystery Theater’s encore production of Receptional Behavior, which takes place Saturday, August 6th at Stem on Line Avenue and Jördon. For more information call STEM at (318) 626-5970, That’s (318) 626-5970.

Press Image / Blaine Weaver

Air Tuesday, August 2, at 12 noon. Bill Beckett spoke with Blayne Weaver, who produced, directed, and stars in the new feature film noir called “Cut To The Chase.” The world premiere is this Friday night, at 7 p.m., in the Strand Theater of Shreveport. For ticket information contact the strand box office at or by phone at 318-226-8555.  That’s 318-226-8555

The Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival / The Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival

Aired Wednesday, July 13, at 12 noon. Bill Beckett spoke with Shane Rasmussen, the Director for the Louisiana Folklife Center and an Assistant Professor of English at Northwestern State University about the 37th Annual Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival, which takes place Friday & Saturday, July 15 & 16, in the Praether Coliseum on the Campus of Northwestern State University.

Press Image / SSO

Aired Friday, April 29, at 11 a.m. Bill Beckett spoke with Michael Butterman, Music Director and Conductor of the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra along with composer Stephen Lias, about this seasons finale featuring works inspired by nature including the Gates of the Artic by Lias, La Mer by Debussy, Ghosts of the Grasslands by Heitzeg, and the Pines of Rome by Respighi.

Aired Tuesday, April 26, at 12 noon. Bill Beckett speaks with Chris Allen, a double bass artists with the Shreveport Summer Music Festival, about their fourth annual Louisiana Jazz Camp which will take place the weeks of June 20 through the 25 and from June 27 through July 2.  Early Bird registration ends Saturday April 30.