Bill Beckett talks with director Tom Anton and Co-Writer Sandi Russell about the release of "The Pardon" staring Jaime King as Toni Jo Henry, the Only woman to be executed in Louisiana's Electric Chair. The film also features Academy Award nominee John Hawkes, Jason Lewis, M.C. Gainey, and T. J. Thyne is will premiere Friday, March 22 at 7:30 p.m. at the Robinson Film Center in Shreveport and at select theaters throughout the state.
Kermit Poling sits down with violinist Philippe Quint and Music Director Michael Butterman to talk about the Four Seasons Concert this Saturday with the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra. They also play a Tchaikovsky melody in our new studio. The concert Saturday features the Four Seasons by Antonio Vivaldi and Astor Piazzolla's Four Seasons of Buenos Aires . Respighi's Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No. 1 will open the performance. Information about the concert can be found at Shreveport Symphony.
Bill Beckett talks with Patric McWilliams from River City Repertoire Theatre about the staged reading of "8", a documentary play by Academy Award winner Dustin Lance Black (MILK). This is a One Night Only presentation at the Karpeles Museum, on Friday night, February 15 at 7:30 p.m. For more information go to River City Repertoire Theatre or call 318-868-5888.
Bill Beckett talks with Paula Hickman, Executive Director of the Community Foundation of North Louisiana, about the Ideas At Aspen Film series presented at the Robinson Film Center in Shreveport beginning Feb. 7. The second film and discussion is scheduled for Feb. 14. The final film and panel discussion will be held Feb. 21. The presentations are free, but RSVPs are requested at 318-221-0582.