Red River Radio Spotlight

Arts & Events across our area

Airs Thursday, August 1, 2019, at 11 a.m. Bill Beckett spoke with Neil Johnson about the exhibit “STILL Photography,” featuring the photographic art of Neil Johnson now on exhibit at Shreveport Regional Arts Council’s “Art Space” in downtown Shreveport. The exhibit opens today and will continue through September 28. There is a reception today and there will be a free artist talk presented by Johnson on Thursday, September 12 from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. Art Space is located at 708 Texas St. in downtown Shreveport next to Parish Taceaux.

Airs Tuesday, July 30, 2019, at 11 a.m. Kermit Poling spoke with Tiffany Ammerman about Voices: The Heartland Concert presented by the Marshall Symphony Orchestra and the Marshall Regional Arts Council. The first qualifying audition takes place this weekend, August 2, at 7 p.m. The second qualifying audition takes place Friday, August 16, at 7 p.m. Final Audition takes place Friday, August 30, at 8 p.m.

Airs Tuesday, July 23, 2019, at 11 a.m. Bill Beckett spoke with Shane Rasmussen, the Director for the Louisiana Folklife Center and an Assistant Professor of English at Northwestern State University, about the 40th Annual Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival, which takes place Friday & Saturday, July 26 & 27, 2019, in the Air Conditioned Praether Coliseum on the Campus of Northwestern State University. For information about the festival, artists, and exhibits visit online The Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival or call (318) 357-4332.

Airs Thursday, July 11, 2019, at 11 a.m. Bill Beckett was joined by cast members Linnea Fayard Allen, Jennifer Carsillo, and Heather Peak Hooper, in our Noel Foundation Studios, to discuss Shreveport Little Theatre’s production of “Mamma Mia - The Musical.”  This production opens tonight, July 11, at 7:30 p.m. with more performance on July 12, 13, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 27, and August 1, and 2 at 7:30 p.m. There will also be matinee performances at 2 p.m. on July 14, 21, 28, and August 4. Shreveport Little Theatre is located at 812 Margaret Place in Shreveport.

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