Arts

Radio Camp
2:56 pm
Thu August 15, 2013

Bringing Broadway's Best to The Triad

Radio Camper Riley and Stan Bernstein
Credit Molly Davis-WFDD

Stan Bernstein is one of the three principal owners & operators of the new theater company Broadway's Best. It will be a drama house that will only operate in the summer season and will show critically acclaimed productions from Broadway in New York City.

WFDD radio camper Riley Burgiss recently sat down with Stan to find out what's new.

 

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Radio Camp
2:11 pm
Thu August 15, 2013

Comedian JJ Johnson Loves To Make People Laugh

Radio Camper Ruby and JJ Johnson
Credit Molly Davis-WFDD

JJ Johnson is an actor, comedian and an entertainer. JJ is also part of an improv group called Nekkid Feet, and they will knock your socks off! WFDD radio camper Ruby Rose Gallagher tells us more.

 

I walked up to the Wake Forest quad when I saw JJ Johnson. He was waiting at a table with his coffee in his hand and a nice smile on his face. JJ Johnson is an actor and a comedian but he prefers to keep his acting style separate from his comedy life.

 

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Arts
8:37 am
Thu August 15, 2013

Sounds of Summer Organ Concert Series Continues

Organist Ray Ebert.
Hayden Barnes

Triad Arts as Broadcast at 8:35am and 5:44pm
Sounds of the Summer: Exploring the Tones and Colors of Organs in Winston-Salem began June 9th, with a recital by Co-founder, award-winning organist Timothy Olsen. He performed on the 1971 Charles W. McManis Organ at the Gemeinhaus in Historic Bethabara Park. Sounds of the Summer 2013 concludes on Monday, August 19th, at 7PM with a performance in Shirley Recital Hall in the Elberson Fine Arts Center at Salem College. The program, presented by students of UNCSA and Salem College ,will feature the recently restored and renovated 1965 Flentrop Organ. Every pipe organ has a unique character and collection of sounds. Gentle, warm, vocal, clear: all these terms describe this Flentrop organ. Sounds of Summer Co-founder, Winston-Salem native, Centenary United Methodist Church Organist Emeritus Ray Ebert spoke with David Ford about this remarkable performance series.

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Arts
8:40 am
Wed August 14, 2013

Carolina Summer Music Festival Celebrates "Things Wondrous and Humble"

Messo-soprano Janine Hawley will perform at A Bouquet of Music.
Rebecca McNeely Capture Public Reltaions

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

The new exhibit Things Wondrous & Humble: American Still Life at the Reynolda House Museum of American Art features some of the finest examples of still life—both traditional and some unexpected approaches—from collections all across North Carolina. Coming up on Sunday, August 18th at 3 p.m. in the Babcock Wing of Reynolda House, the Carolina Summer Music Festival presents A Bouquet of Music—a chamber recital featuring music inspired by nature and flowers. On the program of 7 nature-inspired works, mezzo-soprano Janine Hawley will be joined by pianist Robert Roco in a performance of "My Master hath a Garden" by Richard Hundley. We sample from their performance in today's show. 

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Arts
9:52 am
Tue August 13, 2013

Greensboro Arts Council Has New Name, Gears Up For 17 Days Arts and Cultural Festival

Joan Osborne will perform at this year's 17 Days Arts and Cultural Festival.
Courtesy of Siren Mountain Jam.

Triad Arts as Broadcast at 8:35am and 5:44pm
Since its founding in 1962, Greensboro’s arts council has contributed approximately $20 million to area arts organizations and projects. 

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