Sat March 7, 2009
George Walker--Village of Arts & Humanities--Lost Manuscript - The Good Earth at Pearl S. Buck House
Jim Cotter speaks with composer George Walker. The Philadelphia Orchestra will include his rarely performed Lilacs in upcoming concerts at the Kimmel Center and Carnegie Hall.
Susan Lewis explores North Philadelphia's Village of Arts and Humanities, which evolved from the creation of art parks on abandoned lots into a community-based performing arts program, including theater and dance, spoken word, and video production.
Jason Peifer visits the Pearl S. Buck House in Bucks County. This week, an exhibition that includes the long-lost manuscript of Buck's famous novel The Good Earth opens at the National Historic Landmark home.
- Composer George Walker
- Tickets Info for Philadelphia Orchestra Concert Featuring Walker's Lilacs
- Village of Arts and Humanities
- Pearl S. Buck House