Triad Arts

Weekdays at 8:35am & 5:44pm

Join 88.5 WFDD's David Ford every weekday for interviews and insight into the Piedmont Triad's rich artistic community.

Triad Arts Weekend brings you a full hour of arts -- Fridays at 1 p.m. and Sundays at 4 p.m.

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10:41 am
Thu March 21, 2013

Star Power Thursday at Reynolda House Highlights Paul Robeson

Jason McKInney as Paul Robeson.

Triad Arts as Broadcast at 8:35am and 5:44pm
Star Power Thursdays are evenings at the Reynolda House Museum that include entertainment, refreshments, and admission to Star Power: Edward Steichen's Glamour Photography.
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11:22 am
Wed March 20, 2013

The "12 Angry Men" of Twin City Stage

David Ford interviews Twin City Stage Executive Director Norman Ussery (left) and actors Don Pocock and Ken Ashford.
Leigh Somerville Twin City Stage

Triad Arts as Broadcast at 8:35am and 5:44pm
Listen to David Ford's complete interview with Twin City Stage Executive Director Norman Ussery.

12 Angry Men was nominated for Academy Awards for Best Actor (Henry Fonda), Best Picture and Best Writing. But before the Hollywood hit movie, it was an award-winning drama about 11 jurors believing a capital murder defendant is guilty and one juror who takes a courageous stand for what he believes is justice. 

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10:10 am
Mon March 18, 2013

No Rules Theatre Company Presents "Black Comedy"

No Rules Theatre Company presents Black Comedy.
Credit No Rules Theatre Company

Triad Arts as Broadcast at 8:35am and 5:44pm

No Rules Theatre Company has thrown out all the rules when it comes to regional theatre.

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9:59 am
Fri March 15, 2013

First in Flight Entertainment Theatre Company Presents "Into the Woods, Jr."

First in Flight Entertainment Theatre Company founder/director Erinn Diaz and actors Pete Villasmil, Sophie Davis, and Anna Kumer.
Credit WFDD Staff

Triad Arts as Broadcast at 8:35am and 5:44pm

First in Flight is an entertainment company that’s in the process of opening their own theatre entertainment complex: black box theatre, scene shop, and eventually an event center and main stage theatre. 

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10:31 am
Thu March 14, 2013

Composer Kenneth Frazelle and "A Book of Days"

Composer Kenneth Frazelle.
Credit Cary Clifford

As broadcast at 8:35 am and 5:44 pm.

North Carolina composer and University of North Carolina School of the Arts professor Kenneth Frazelle  has written works for an extensive list of world-renowned performers including cellist Yo-Yo Ma, soprano Dawn Upshaw and choreographer Bill T. Jones just to name a few.

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