Red River Radio Spotlight

Arts & Events across our area

Airs Thursday, February 26, at 12 noon. Bill Beckett spoke with director Jack Heifner, along with Shelby Lynn Gilliam who plays Lady Bracknell, and Keenan Rey Chiasson who takes on the role of Algernon Moncrieff in a production Oscar Wilde’s “The Importance of Being Earnest,” presented by the Stephen F. Austin State University School of Theatre in the W.M Turner auditorium. The performance opens at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 3 and running through March 7 at 7:30 p.m. There is one daytime show at 10 a.m. on Thursday, March 5. For more information call the SFA Fine Arts Box Office at (888)-240-ARTS or visit 

Kermit Poling spoke with Ginger Folmer and Cara Johnston, who are featured in Shreveport Little Theatre’s production of Arthur Miller’s "All My Sons," which opens tonight and runs through March 8. For more information visit Shreveport Little Theatre Online or call (318)-424-4439

Airs Tuesday, February 24, at 12 noon. Bill Beckett spoke with Tracy Pinkerton, the Executive Director of the Arts Alliance, about The LA Theatre Works. They will present the classic story, “In The Heat Of The Night,” this Saturday, February 28, at the Angelina Arts Alliance. More information is online at Angelina Arts Alliance or 936–633–5454.

Airs Thursday, February 12, at 12 noon. Bill Beckett spoke with Meghan Hochstetler, the Education Director at the Robinson Film Center, about their “Community Conversations Series,” featuring a wide range of films and local discussions throughout February. More information is online at Robinson Film Center or by calling 318-459-4122.

Bill Beckett spoke with Blayne Weaver and Jason Guy who star in the new production of Boeing Boeing, a 2008 Tony Award winner revival and classic farce in the French style which also features Peggy Byers, Anna Maria SparkeKeele, Cara Johnston, and Susan Kirton. This production opens tonight, Wednesday, February 11, at 7:30 p.m. with performances Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. All performances take place at the East Bank Theater in Bossier City. For more information visit River City Repertoire Theatre online or call 318-868-5888.