Philadelphia Flower Show http://wrti.org en Phila. Singers' David Hayes--George Gershwin & His Musical Legacy--Hawaii-Themed Phila. Flower Show http://wrti.org/post/phila-singers-david-hayes-george-gershwin-his-musical-legacy-hawaii-themed-phila-flower-show <p>Jim Cotter speaks with Philadelphia Singers Music Director David Hayes ahead of the group&#39;s revival of Randall Thompson&#39;s under-appreciated <i>Requiem</i>.<br /><br />Susan Lewis considers George Gershwin, as both the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra and The Philadelphia Orchestra perform one of the great 20th-century master&#39;s signature works, <i>Rhapsody in Blue</i>.<br /><br />We take a walk through the Hawaii-themed 2012 Philadelphia Flower Show with Pennsylvania Horticultural Society President Drew Becher.</p><p>More Information:</p> Sat, 03 Mar 2012 21:04:00 +0000 Jim Cotter, Susan Lewis & David Patrick Stearns 3269 at http://wrti.org Phila. Singers' David Hayes--George Gershwin & His Musical Legacy--Hawaii-Themed Phila. Flower Show Philadelphia International Flower Show 2010: Passport to the World http://wrti.org/post/philadelphia-international-flower-show-2010-passport-world <p>This week on <i>News and Views</i> we'll journey through gardens around the globe. "Passport to the World," the theme of this year's Philadelphia International Flower Show, features thousands of exotic plant and floral exhibits designed by some of the region's most highly acclaimed horticultural enthusiasts. Windsor Johnston reports from the showroom floor at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. The 2010 Philadelphia Flower Show runs until March 7th.</p> Tue, 02 Mar 2010 00:28:47 +0000 Windsor Johnston 3314 at http://wrti.org Philadelphia International Flower Show 2010: Passport to the World Robert Spano--Baseball As America--Philadelphia Flower Show--Elliott Carter http://wrti.org/post/robert-spano-baseball-america-philadelphia-flower-show-elliott-carter <p>A conversation with Robert Spano--the Music Director of the Atlanta Symphony.</p> <p>Jason Peifer visits "Baseball As America" at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia. The 5,000-square-foot exhibition examines the relationship between baseball and American culture.</p> <p>Susan Lewis explores the this year's jazz-themed Philadelphia Flower Show.</p> <p>David Patrick Sterns profiles the American composer Elliott Carter who celebrates his 100th birthday this year.</p> Sat, 01 Mar 2008 19:34:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & David Patrick Stearns & Jason Peifer 1942 at http://wrti.org Robert Spano--Baseball As America--Philadelphia Flower Show--Elliott Carter The Philadelphia Flower Show http://wrti.org/post/philadelphia-flower-show <p>This week we take a walk through this year's Philadelphia Flower Show with designer Sam Lemheney. Jason Peifer examines the role of the theater critic. He'll speak with the Philadelphia Inquirer's Toby Zinman, David Anthony Fox of Philadelphia City Paper, and the Philadelphia Weekly's J. Cooper Robb. Susan Lewis considers why we both love and fear The Bard as The Philadelphia Shakespeare Festival opens its new season. In our regular exploration of the CultureFiles section of GoPhila.com we look ahead to Pennsylvania Ballet's revival of Franklin Court by speaking with Robert Venturi and Denise Scott-Brown, the creators of the center city Philadelphia structure that inspired the work.</p> Sat, 04 Mar 2006 16:44:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis & Jason Peifer 1713 at http://wrti.org