Fairmount Park Art Association http://wrti.org en Actor Yves Jacques--Philadelphia's Swedish Origins--Community-Based Public Art--Composer David Lang http://wrti.org/post/actor-yves-jacques-philadelphias-swedish-origins-community-based-public-art-composer-david-lang <p>Jim Cotter speaks with French-Canadian actor Yves Jacques. He stars in the East Coast premiere of Robert Lepage's latest one-man show, <i>The Andersen Project</i>.</p> <p>Jason Peifer explores Philadelphia's Swedish origins with a visit to the American Swedish Historical Museum.</p> <p>Susan Lewis explores the power of community-based public art in a newly completed Fairmount Park Art Association project in North Philadelphia.</p> <p>David Patrick Stearns previews a world-premiere performance by the Mendelssohn Club, at the Philadelphia Armory, of a work by the Pulitzer Prize-winning composer David Lang.</p> Thu, 11 Jun 2009 13:34:00 +0000 Jim Cotter, Susan Lewis & David Patrick Stearns & Jason Peifer 2152 at http://wrti.org Actor Yves Jacques--Philadelphia's Swedish Origins--Community-Based Public Art--Composer David Lang James Undercoffler--Philadelphia Public Art--The Artistic Director http://wrti.org/post/james-undercoffler-philadelphia-public-art-artistic-director <p>James Undercoffler: The Philadelphia Orchestra's new president. </p> <p>Public art in Philadelphia and the 100-year-old Fairmount Park Art Association.</p> <p>The role of the artistic director in theater (part of a continuing series) includes interviews with Terry Nolen of the Arden Theatre, the Philadelphia Theatre Company's Sara Garonzik, and Robin Marcotte from Hotel Obligado.</p> Sat, 18 Aug 2007 19:33:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis & Jason Peifer 1878 at http://wrti.org James Undercoffler--Philadelphia Public Art--The Artistic Director