Katy Friedland http://wrti.org en Violinist Midori--OLD WKICKED SONGS--Tindley Temple--ART MUSEUM OPPOSITES http://wrti.org/post/violinist-midori-old-wkicked-songs-tindley-temple-art-museum-opposites <p>Ahead of a recital at the Kimmel Center on Tuesday, November 16th, 2010, we speak with violinist Midori.</p> <p>Susan Lewis explores Jon Marans' award-winning play, <i>Old Wicked Songs</i>, as Bristol Riverside Theatre readies a new production directed by the playwright.</p> <p>Tom Keels explores the history of Tindley Temple in Philadelphia, and its current renaissance.</p> <p>We speak with Katy Friedland and Marla Shoemaker. They are the authors of <i>Art Museum Opposites</i>, a new children's book.</p> Sat, 13 Nov 2010 17:18:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis & Tom Keels 2443 at http://wrti.org Violinist Midori--OLD WKICKED SONGS--Tindley Temple--ART MUSEUM OPPOSITES A is for Art Museum--Fulfilling a Prophecy--Sacred Harp Singing--Philly a Brewery Town? http://wrti.org/post/art-museum-fulfilling-prophecy-sacred-harp-singing-philly-brewery-town <p>We listen back to Jim Cotter's conversation with Katy Friedland and Marla K. Shoemaker, the authors of the children's book <em>A is for Art Museum</em>.? We also drop in on an art program for pre-schoolers at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. </p> <p>Susan Lewis considers the Penn Museum exhibition <em>Fulfilling a Prophecy: The Past and Present of the Lenape in Pennsylvania.</em></p> <p>Jason Peifer explores Sacred?Harp singing, a resurgent a cappella singing tradition that dates back to the early 1800s.</p> <p>Tom Keels uncovers Philadelphia's history as a brewery town and explores the city's current beer-making renaissance.</p> Sat, 10 Jan 2009 15:34:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis & Jason Peifer & Tom Keels 2071 at http://wrti.org A is for Art Museum--Fulfilling a Prophecy--Sacred Harp Singing--Philly a Brewery Town? A is for Art Museum--Arts & Quality of Life Research Center--Unusual Acts of Devotion--Angela Meade http://wrti.org/post/art-museum-arts-quality-life-research-center-unusual-acts-devotion-angela-meade <p>Jim Cotter speaks with with Katy Friedland and Marla K. Shoemaker, authors of a new children's book <em>A is for Art Museum</em>. We'll also drop in on an art program for pre-schoolers at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.</p> <p>Susan Lewis looks at Temple University's Arts and Quality of Life Research Center, where researchers are working to demonstrate links between the arts and physical well being.</p> <p>Jason Peifer speaks with members of the Philadelphia Theatre Company and playwright Terrence McNally about his latest drama <em>Unusual Acts of Devotion</em>.</p> <p>The Philadelphia Inquirer's David Patrick Stearns profiles Angela Meade. The Academy of Vocal Arts soprano is already making a big impact on the opera world.</p> Wed, 29 Oct 2008 18:19:00 +0000 Jim Cotter, Susan Lewis & David Patrick Stearns & Jason Peifer 2040 at http://wrti.org A is for Art Museum--Arts & Quality of Life Research Center--Unusual Acts of Devotion--Angela Meade