Red River Radio Spotlight

Arts & Events across our area

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.

Clementine Hunter (December 4, 1886/1887 – January 1, 1988) / Melrose Plantation - NSU Folk Festival

Airs Thursday, July 19, 2018, at 11 a.m. Bill Beckett talks with Shane Rasmussen, the Director for the Louisiana Folklife Center and an Assistant Professor of English at Northwestern State University about the 39th Annual Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival, which takes place Friday & Saturday, July 20 & 21, 2018, in the Air Conditioned Praether Coliseum on the Campus of Northwestern State University.

Airs Tuesday, July 10, 2018, at 11 a.m. Kermit Polings spoke with Chris White and Brady Hodgson from Shreveport Little Theatre about their upcoming production of Memphis, the musical which opens Thursday, July 12, at 7:30 p.m. with mutiple performances through July. For tickets contact the Little Theatre on line at Shreveport Little Theatre or call (318) 424-4439.

Mary Louise Porter / Mary Louise Porter

Airs Thursday, May 31, 2018, at 11 a.m. Bill Beckett Spoke with Louisiana Landscape Artist Mary Louise Porter and Nita Cole, Curator and Archivist for the Louisiana State Exhibit Museum, about the new exhibit featuring an exhibition of Louisiana Landscapes by Mary Louise Porter, which opens this Sunday, June 3, 2018, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. with an artist’s reception.

Bill Beckett spoke with Matt Henry, Executive Director of the Arts Council of Central Louisiana, and Dudley-Brian Smith, founding member of Smithfield Fair to share the details about their performance at the Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center in Alexandria, tomorrow night, Friday, May 11, at 7 p.m. For complete details contact online the Arts Council of Central Louisiana or call 318-484-4474. 

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