Paul Taylor http://wrti.org en Choreographer Paul Taylor--Phila. Mural Arts Exhibition--Tiffany Lamps at Reading Public Museum http://wrti.org/post/choreographer-paul-taylor-phila-mural-arts-exhibition-tiffany-lamps-reading-public-museum <p>Jim Cotter speaks with veteran choreographer Paul Taylor. His dance company performs at the Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts from October 21 - 23, 2010.</p> <p>Eric Brannon looks at the latest Philadelphia Mural Arts Program installation that appears not on a wall, but on water.</p> <p>And Susan Lewis considers the artistry of Tiffany lamps, as the Reading Public Museum hosts an exhibition on the distinctive lighting fixtures that were both objects of utility and works of art.</p> Sat, 16 Oct 2010 20:08:00 +0000 Jim Cotter, Eric Brannon & Susan Lewis 2428 at http://wrti.org Choreographer Paul Taylor--Phila. Mural Arts Exhibition--Tiffany Lamps at Reading Public Museum Paul Taylor--Patchwork Politics--Christ Church's African-American Roots--Calder Jewelry http://wrti.org/post/paul-taylor-patchwork-politics-christ-churchs-african-american-roots-calder-jewelry <p>We listen back to Jim Cotter's recent conversation with the veteran choreographer Paul Taylor.</p> <p>Jason Peifer explores the creativity stirred up during presidential elections with a visit to the exhibition <em>Patchwork Politics: From George to George W.</em> at the Heritage Center Museum in Lancaster. </p> <p>Tom Keels takes us to Philadelphia's historic Christ Church to learn how it is remembering its lesser-known, African-American congregants and their fight for freedom.</p> <p>Susan Lewis looks at <em>Calder Jewelry,</em> an exhibition of jewelry crafted by sculptor and mobile artist Alexander Calder. The show is now on view at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.</p> Sat, 02 Aug 2008 19:08:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis & Jason Peifer & Tom Keels 2004 at http://wrti.org Paul Taylor--Patchwork Politics--Christ Church's African-American Roots--Calder Jewelry Paul Taylor--Patchwork Politics--Christ Church's African-American Roots--Calder Jewelry http://wrti.org/post/paul-taylor-patchwork-politics-christ-churchs-african-american-roots-calder-jewelry-0 <p>We listen back to Jim Cotter's recent conversation with the veteran choreographer Paul Taylor.</p> <p> Jason Peifer explores the creativity stirred up during presidential elections with a visit to the exhibition <em>Patchwork Politics: From George to George W.</em> at the Heritage Center Museum in Lancaster. </p> <p>Tom Keels takes us to Philadelphia's historic Christ Church to learn how it is remembering its lesser-known, African-American congregants and their fight for freedom.</p> <p>Susan Lewis looks at <em>Calder Jewelry,</em> an exhibition of jewelry crafted by sculptor and mobile artist Alexander Calder. The show is now on view at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.</p> Thu, 31 Jul 2008 13:40:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis & Jason Peifer & Tom Keels 2003 at http://wrti.org Paul Taylor--Patchwork Politics--Christ Church's African-American Roots--Calder Jewelry Paul Taylor--West Chester Univ. Poetry--I Have Before Me A Remarkable Document--Brandywine Baroque http://wrti.org/post/paul-taylor-west-chester-univ-poetry-i-have-me-remarkable-document-brandywine-baroque <p>Jim Cotter speaks with the veteran choreographer Paul Taylor. His world-renowned dance company will visit Philadelphia for a series of performances at the Annenberg Center.</p> <p>Susan Lewis looks at the upcoming West Chester University Poetry Conference, now in its 14th year.</p> <p>Jason Peifer visits the People's Light &amp; Theatre as it stages <i>I Have Before Me A Remarkable Document Given To Me By A Young Lady From Rwanda</i>. The play was written in response to playwright Sonja Linden's interactions with refugees of the 1994 Rwandan genocide.</p> <p>David Patrick Stearns considers the harpsichord. Brandywine Baroque's Dumont Concert Series features performances on some beautifully restored, rare and antique harpsichords.</p> Sat, 31 May 2008 20:35:00 +0000 Jim Cotter, Susan Lewis & David Patrick Stearns & Jason Peifer 1974 at http://wrti.org Paul Taylor--West Chester Univ. Poetry--I Have Before Me A Remarkable Document--Brandywine Baroque Mari Yoshihara--Paul Taylor's Company B--Tenor Matthew Polenzani--Independence Starts Here http://wrti.org/post/mari-yoshihara-paul-taylors-company-b-tenor-matthew-polenzani-independence-starts-here <p>Mari Yoshihara: Author of <i>Musicians from a Different Shore</i> examines role of Asians in classical music world. </p> <p>Paul Taylor's <i>Company B</i> headlines Pennsylvania Ballet's season opener with dances set to music by The Andrews Sisters, Bach, and Shostakovich. </p> <p>Tenor Matthew Polenzani on his role in the Opera Company of Philadelphia's <i>Rigoletto</i>. </p> <p>Mimi Kenney Smith, coordinator of Independence Starts Here: A Festival of Disability Arts and Culture.</p> Sat, 13 Oct 2007 13:45:00 +0000 Jim Cotter, Susan Lewis & David Patrick Stearns & Jason Peifer 1886 at http://wrti.org Mari Yoshihara--Paul Taylor's Company B--Tenor Matthew Polenzani--Independence Starts Here