James Undercoffler http://wrti.org en 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 The Irish Tenors http://wrti.org/post/irish-tenors <p>This week we speak with The Irish Tenors, who are in Philadelphia this week to perform at the Mann Center. Jason Peifer explores the role of the Theater critic. We speak with James Undercoffler. He takes up the presidency of the Philadelphia Orchestra this month. And in our regular exploration of the CultureFiles section of GoPhila.com we speak with Bernard Cywinski, the creator of Philadelphia's most visited attraction; the Liberty Bell Center.</p> Sat, 05 Aug 2006 19:16:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis & Jason Peifer 1693 at http://wrti.org Osmo Vänskä http://wrti.org/post/osmo-v-nsk <p>On this week's Creatively Speaking!, a conversation with Osmo Vänskä. He's in town to conduct the Philadelphia Orchestra. Jason Peifer visits the Delaware Theatre Company as they stage the premiere of A Murder, A Mystery &amp; A Marriage. The new musical is an adaptation of a Mark Twain short-story. We speak with new President and CEO of the Philadelphia Orchestra, James Undercoffler. We look at a new art exhibit called "Soft Sites" which explores location and takes visitors "on location" from the Institute of Contemporary Art to Historic Bartram's Garden. In our regular exploration of the CultureFiles section at GoPhila.com, Susan Lewis visits Historic Yellow Springs.</p> Sat, 29 Apr 2006 20:38:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis & Jason Peifer 1705 at http://wrti.org