Red River Radio Spotlight


Wed October 22, 2014
Anything Goes

Red River Radio Spotlight: Anything Goes at the Angelina Arts Alliance

Aired Wednesday, October 22, at 12 noon. Bill Beckett spoke with Tracy Pinkerton, the Executive Director of the Angelina Arts Alliance, about the New Tony Award Winning Production of Cole Porter’s fabulous musical, “Anything Goes” which will be at the Arts Alliance on Friday and Saturday, October 24 & 25 at 7:30 p.m. More information can be found online at Angelina Arts Alliance or at 936-633-5454.

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Fri October 17, 2014
Movie Masterpieces III

Red River Rasio Spotlight: Movie Masterpieces III by the Shreveport Symphony

Image from "Silent"
Moonbot Studios

Aired Friday, October 17 at 11 a.m. Bill Beckett was joined by conductor Michael Butterman from the Shreveport Symphony to talk about Movie Masterpieces III, a concert featuring two premieres of MOONBOT STUDIOS’ animated short films, The Cask of Amontillado and Silent, plus more exciting music from the world of film, including Star Wars, Breakfast at Tiffany’s, The X-Files, Superman, and more! Music by Williams, Waxman, Hunter, Mancini, and Shostakovich will be among the works. Seva May will be guest vocalist for this concert. Complete details and ticket information can be found online at Shreveport Symphony or at 318-227-TUNE (8863).

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Thu October 16, 2014
Stay Then Go

Red River Radio Spotlight: The Robinson Film Center Presents "Stay Then Go" by Shelli Ainsworth

Stay Then Go poster
Stay Then Go Used by permission

Aired Thursday, October 16 at 12 noon. Bill Beckett speaks with Meghan Hochstetler, Education Director for the Robinson Film Center and Shelli Ainsworth, the writer and director for “Stay Then Go,” a feature film about Autism which is part of the Centenary College Southern Circuit filmmaker tour. For more information about the screening visit online the Robinson Film Center or call (318) 459-4122. The Robinson Film center is located at 617 Texas Street, Shreveport, LA 71101.

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Tue October 14, 2014
The Gin Game

Red River Radio Spotlight: River City Repertoire Theatre Presents "The Gin Game"

Aired Tuesday, October 14 at 12 noon. Bill Beckett spoke with Academy Award nominee Margaret Avery and director Patric McWilliams about the River City Repertoire Theatre’s new production of “The Gin Game,” a Pulitzer Prize winning work of Drama by Donald Coburn. This play will open on Wednesday, October 15 at 7:30 p.m. at the East Bank Theater in Bossier City. For information about show times and tickets visit the River City Repertoire Theatre online or call 318-868-5888.

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Fri September 19, 2014
Red River Radio Spotlight

Red River Radio Spotlight: Shreveport Symphony Orchestra Opening Night Violin Spectacular

Mayuko Kamio

Airs Friday, September 19 at 11 a.m. Kermit Poling talks with composer James Eakin, violinist Mayuko Kamio, and music conductor Michael Butterman about the Shreveport Symphony's Opening Night Violin Spectacular with music by James Eakin, Prokofiev, and Rimsky-Korsakov. The concert takes place Saturday, September 20 at 7:30 p.m in River View Theater in Shreveport. More information at Shreveport Symphony or 318-222-7496.

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