Civil War and Underground Railroad Museum http://wrti.org en Philadelphia's Civil War and Underground Railroad Museum http://wrti.org/post/philadelphias-civil-war-and-underground-railroad-museum <p>On this week's Creatively Speaking! with Jim Cotter, we listen back to four recent features from the CultureFiles section at GoPhila.com. We'll visit Philadelphia's Civil War and Underground Railroad Museum [MP3]. Almost thirty years after they created Franklin Court, we take a tour of the 1976 "ghost house" with architects Robert Venturi and Denise Scott-Brown. Susan Lewis visits Camden's Adventure Aquarium and explores Historic Yellow Springs.</p> Sat, 03 Jun 2006 20:15:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis 1700 at http://wrti.org William Stone http://wrti.org/post/william-stone <p>This week, a conversation with baritone William Stone. The newly appointed Temple University professor will, this weekend, lead students in a Kimmel Center performance of a work for which he has won a Grammy award. The Philadelphia Museum of Art moves ahead with its largest expansion ever. Susan Lewis has an update on progress. Jason Peifer watches the national production of Wicked load-in at the Academy of Music in Philadelphia. There's been a marked increase in incidents of major art theft in the past years. Albert Stumm examines the growth in art crime; and in our regular exploration of the CultureFiles section at GoPhila.com, we visit the Civil War and Underground Railroad Museum in Philadelphia.</p> Sat, 25 Mar 2006 14:23:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis & Jason Peifer & Albert Stumm 1710 at http://wrti.org