Creatively Speaking
11:56 am
Sat September 9, 2006

The Brandywine River Museum

This week, we look ahead to a new exhibition at the Brandywine River Museum. Factory Work examines the relationship between Pop artist Andy Warhol and realist painter Jamie Wyeth and graffiti artist Jean-Michel Basquiat. Jason Peifer speaks with the composer of "Windy City," the first show of the Walnut Street Theater's new season; Susan Lewis looks back on two weeks accompanying the Philadelphia Orchestra on its recent tour of Europe's summer music festivals.

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Crossover
1:01 pm
Sat September 2, 2006

Harrison Ridley, Jr., WRTI Jazz Host

Harrison Ridley, Jr. (1939 - 2009)

All weekend long, WRTI celebrates Harrison Ridley, Jr.'s 30th Anniversary at the station. Harrison will be Jill Pasternak's special guest on Crossover, spending some time on the other side of the microphone.

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Creatively Speaking
11:45 am
Sat September 2, 2006

Bryant Simon

As the summer season comes to a close, we pay a final visit to the Jersey shore. We'll speak with Temple University history professor Bryant Simon. He's the author of Boardwalk of Dreams - Atlantic City and the Fate of Urban America. Susan Lewis explores a movement to preserve the so-called DooWop Architecture in Wildwood. We visit Lucy the Elephant in Margate, and Jason Peifer explores Cape May's vibrant theater scene.

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Crossover
4:17 pm
Sat August 26, 2006

Trudy Pitts, piano, organ

CROSSOVER with Jill Pasternak

Creatively Speaking
1:08 pm
Sat August 26, 2006

The 2006 Philadelphia Live Arts and Fringe Festival

On this week's Creatively Speaking! with Jim Cotter, we look ahead to the 2006 Philadelphia Live Arts and Fringe Festival and speak with co-founder and Producing Director Nick Stuccio. Jason Peifer previews a comedy of manners called P's & Q's. Its creators spent time at a school of protocol and etiquette in South Carolina; the piece will be performed at the Ethical Society in Rittenhouse Square.

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Crossover
12:42 pm
Sat August 26, 2006

Blanche Burton Lyles, piano, President Marion Anderson Historical Society

CROSSOVER with Jill Pasternak

Crossover
11:23 am
Sat August 19, 2006

Jason Vieaux, guitar

NOTE: This show originally aired on April 8, 2006.

Creatively Speaking
9:28 am
Sat August 19, 2006

The CultureFiles at GoPhila.com

Favorites from the CultureFiles section at GoPhila.com, featuring visits to some of our regions great cultural destinations. As it approaches its 5th anniversary, we tour the Kimmel Center. Jason Peifer visits the Wilma Theater. Susan Lewis explores Independence Hall, and we spend a sunny afternoon at the Children's Garden in Camden.

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News and Views
3:41 pm
Mon August 14, 2006

Aging in America

As Americans, on the whole, are getting older questions are bound to follow. Jim Hilgen takes a look at some of the issues facing older Americans today, as well as the generations to come.

Temple View is WRTI's daily public affairs program featuring short interviews with newsmakers, authors, musicians, and, of course, experts on various topics--many featuring Temple University faculty members.

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Crossover
11:08 am
Sat August 12, 2006

Brian Trainor, pianist (encore presentation from November 1998)

This week it's a tribute to late jazz great, Brian Trainor. Jill had arranged to interview Trainor recently, but his untimely passing left the interview session unfilled. Jill last visited with Trainor several years ago, and we'll hear an update of that interview, and of course, lots of music from Brian Trainor.

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