Red River Radio Spotlight

Red River Radio Spotlight: "All Y'all" - Under The Influence

Sep 9, 2014

Aired Tuesday, September 9 at 12 noon. Bill Beckett spoke with Chris Jay and Sara Hebert about “All Y’all”, a live storytelling on the theme of Under The Influence. This live story telling event will take place on Saturday, September 13 at 7:30 p.m. in the Marjorie Lyons Playhouse on the Campus of Centenary College. For more information about this event contact “All Y'All Blog dot com.”  If you or someone you knows needs help with alcohol or drug addiction please contact the Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse of Northwest Louisiana at 318-222-8511. 

Aired Tuesday, August 19 at 12 noon. Bill Beckett spoke with Brett Malone, the Executive Director for the Philadelphia Center in Shreveport about this year’s Silver Screen Black & White Ball and 2014 Auction Against AIDS, which takes place this Saturday, August 23 at the Horseshoe Riverdome in Shreveport. For full details please visit the Philadelphia Center online at philadelphiacenter.org Or call 866-513-2863.

Aired Wednesday, August 6 at 12 noon. Bill Beckett talks with Meg Fournier, Artspace Exhibition Director and Casey Jones, Marketing Director for the Shreveport Regional Arts Council about “Conversations on Criticism,” a symposium and art show presented by the Shreveport Regional Arts Council. The Opening reception is tonight at 5:30 p.m. at Art Space in Downtown Shreveport, with multiple events through the rest of this week. For more information call the Shreveport Regional Arts Council at 318.673.6535 or visit Art Space on line. 

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.

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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.edu or (936) 468 - 6407.

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