ByKermit Poling & Michael Butterman & Simone Dinnerstein & Philip Lasser
Aired Friday, May 2 at 11 a.m. Kermit Poling spoke with pianist Simone Dinnersten, composer Philip Lasser, and music director/conductor Michael Betterman about the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra's season finale and chamber concerts this weekend. Works to be performed are Ravel's Le tombeau de Couperin, Philip Lasser's Piano Concerto subtitled The Circle and the Child, and Dvorak's Symphony No. 9 (“From the New World”). Sunday's chamber concert features J.S. Bach's Two Part Inventions; excerpts from J.S. Bach's Goldberg Variations Arr. for string trio; and J.S.
Aired Thursday, april 24 at 12 noon. Bill Beckett talks with Brad Kozak and Joe Todaro about Shreveport Little Theatre’s production of Ken Ludwig’s comic mystery, “The Games Afoot,” which opens tonight at 8 pm and runs through May 4, 2014. For more information visit Shreveport Little Theatre on line or call (318) 424-4439.
Aired Wednesday, April 16 at 12 noon. Bill Beckett talks with Alexandre Kent, the Executive Director of the Robinson Film Center and Dr. Lee Sawyer, a professor of physics at Louisiana Tech University about the film “Particle Fever,” a documentary which captures the launch of the Large Hadron Collider. “Particle Fever,” will be screened at the Robinson Film Center beginning Friday with a special showing Saturday, April 19 at 5 p.m. followed by a talk with Dr. Sawyer who will field questions to help audience members understand why this unprecedented experiment matters to scientists and non-scientists alike. If you’d like more information contact the Robinson Film Center online at or call 318-459-4122.
Aired Friday, April 4 at 10 a.m. Kermit Poling talks with classical guitarist Jason Vieaux about his performance with the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra which takes place Saturday, April 5 at 7:30 p.m. at Riverview Theatre in Shreveport. Jose Luis Castillo will be the guest conductor for this concert.
Aired Wednesday, April 2 at 12 noon. Bill Beckett sat down with Daniel Lachman, director for the North Louisiana Jewish Film Festival, which takes place at the Robinson Film Center beginning this Sunday, April 6. For more information and show times visit the North Louisiana Jewish Film Festival online or call (318) 459-4122.