Special Programs: Upcoming Community and Cultural Programs

Red River Radio offers a wide variety of programming, from classical, jazz and blues to news, public affairs, entertainment and information programming. We will also present specials for various holidays, cultural events, and documentaries on important issues of the day. Bookmark this page for information about these various specials. This page will be updated weekly. If an item you heard was removed and you'd like more information contact Bill Beckett at wbeckett@lsus.edu


  Here is what is coming up on Red River Radio.

  The following is a list of past specials you may have heard.

Courtesy: TSTA

TEXAS TEACHER'S PAY - A study released this week finds more teachers in the Lone Star state are taking second jobs to supplement their income.  The Texas State Teachers Association, or TSTA, conducted the survey of nearly 1-thousand educators.   Four-in-ten said they needed second jobs to make ends meet.  TSTA president  Noel  Candelaria  expects thisnumber to grow.

Airs Thursday, August 9, 2018, at 8 p.m. From the Shreveport House Concert series we present Buddy Flett & David Egan in concert from the archives.

Grand Teton Music Festival

Airs Thursday, August 9, 2018, at 1 p.m. This week on the Grand Teton Music Festival guest conductor Michael Mulcahy is joined by the Festival Brass Ensemble for a concert that features Mahler's first movement from his Symphony No. 5, Bruce Broughton's Fanfares, Marches, Hymns, Finale, and Ottorino Respighi's Pines of Rome.

Airs Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 11 a.m. Bill Beckett spoke with Director Robert Alford, Mary Jarzabek, and Kelly Vaden about the new production of Clybourne Park featuring the The Drama Club at LSU Shreveport, Centenary College’s Department of Theatre, and the Mahogany Ensemble Theatre. The show opens Friday, August 10 at 8 p.m. For complete details, call 318-797-5283.