Checking on the Arts

Memphis, TN – Darel Snodgrass talks with Rhonda Cloud from the Pink Palace Museum and Marge Jenks from Crater of Diamonds State Park about Diamonds: A Special Exhibit running July 23-October 16, 2011 at the Pink Palace Museum.

(2011-07-01) – Kacky Walton talks with Kyle Barnette, who plays Reverend Shaw, and director Shorey Walker about Playhouse on the Square's production of Footloose: The Musical. For more information, or for tickets, visit www.playhouseonthesquare.org

Memphis, TN – Photojournalist Tim Hetherington was killed last Wednesday as he covered the war in Misrata, Libya. He made his directorial debut with the documentary "Restrepo", which chronicled the lives of a 15 man platoon fighting in Afghanistan. Last August, prior to the film's release, Kacky Walton spoke to Hetherington about what it was like to work under such life threatening conditions. His advice: "learn to control your fear...focus on the job at hand."

 

COA: Kacky Walton talks with Justin Willingham about the Fantasticks at Germantown Community Theatre

Memphis, TN – Kacky Walton talks with Justin Willingham, who plays Matt in The Fantasticks, running through April 17th, 2011 at Germantown Community Theatre.

Kacky Walton talks with Kell Christie about Theatre Memphis' production of Amadeus: Checking on the Arts

Memphis, TN – Kacky Walton talks with director Kell Christie about Theatre Memphis' current production of Amadeus, 1981 Tony Award Winner for Best Play and Drama Desk Award for Outstanding New Play, running through February 20, 2011.

Ekundayo Bandele talks with Kacky Walton on Checking on the Arts.

Memphis, TN – Kacky Walton talks with playwright and director Ekundayo Bandele about Hattiloo Theatre's upcoming production of his musical If Scrooge was a Brother, playing December 2nd through 26th.

Checking on the Arts: Darel Snodgrass talks with Yo-Yo Ma about his upcoming performance with the Iris Orchestra

Memphis, TN – Darel Snodgrass talks with cellist Yo-Yo Ma about his performance with the Iris Orchestra on October 1st at the Cannon Center, celebrating two decades of Iris with conductor Michael Stern. For more information, visit http://www.irisorchestra.org

John Tackett and Biggs Powell talk with Kacky Walton about the Decorative Arts Trust of the Brooks Museum upcoming event featuring New York interior designer and author Bunny Williams.

Memphis, TN – The Decorative Arts Trust, a support group for the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, will present New York interior designer and author Bunny Williams at the Brooks on September the 10th at 10:30am. She will give a lecture and sign books.

Darel Snodgrass talks with Emily Yellin about the release of the paperback edition of her book Your Call is (Not That) Important to Us.

Checking on the Arts: Kacky Walton speaks with Marvin Stockwell, Jeff Hulett, J.D. Reager, Holly Cole, and Jana Misener about Rock for Love 4.

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