Red River Radio Spotlight

Arts & Events across our area

Woman’s Department Club of Shreveport
Woman’s Department Club of Shreveport / Woman’s Department Club of Shreveport

Airs Thursday, May 16, 2019, at 11 a.m. Bill Beckett spoke with PR Chair Maggie Malone, along with Event Chair Sandra Harrold, about “The Centennial 100 Year Anniversary Celebration of The Woman’s Department Club of Shreveport,” which takes place this Saturday, beginning at 6 p.m. with a social hour at the Women’s Department Club, located at 802 Margaret Place in Shreveport. For reservations, call 318-222-4186.

Airs Friday, May 3, 2019, at 11 a.m. Ranae Moran spoke with Kermit Poling who will conduct the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra in a Sci-Fi Spectacular at First Baptist Shreveport and the orchestra will be joined by the Shreveport Bossier Community Chorale. Music from Star Wars, Star Trek, Back to the Future, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, The Twilight Zone, Battlestar Gallactica & more. Also, on Sunday, May 5, at 3 p.m. in the LSUS Auditorium the SSO Chamber series concludes it's season with a program featuring Claude Bolling's Toot Suite, Night Tide for Marimba & Trombone by Buss, Pair Up for Marimba & Trombone by Wright, and The Avatar for solo bassoon & chamber ensemble by Wilson.

Madame Butterfly
Shreveport Opera / Shreveport Opera

Airs Thursday, April 25, 2019, at 11 a.m. Kermit Poling spoke with Steve Aiken about this weekends performance of Giacomo Puccini's Madame Butterfly with Eleni Calenos as Cio-Cio San and Matthew Vickers as Lt. Pinkerton. The performance is Saturday, April 27, at 7:30 p.m. at the Strand Theatre. For complete details visit online Shreveport Opera or call 318-227-9503.

Airs Thursday, April 18, 2019, at 11 a.m. Bill Beckett spoke with director Richard Folmer about Shreveport Little Theatre’s new production of “The Fantasticks,” a musical by Harvey Schmidt and Tom Jones, directed here by Richard Folmer and choreographed by Ginger Folmer with musical direction by Robert Young. For complete details visit online Shreveport Little Theater or call 318-424-4439.