Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture
7:01 pm
Sun March 30, 2014

Mad River Theater Works Presents: Everybody's Hero

The cast of Everybody's Hero
Credit courtesy of Mad River Theater Works

At the start of the summer of 1947, television was brand new, the sound barrier had not been broken, and baseball was a white man’s game. By the time the fall arrived, all that had changed. President Truman addressed the nation for the first time on TV, Chuck Yeager flew faster than any man ever had, and Jackie Robinson became the first African-American to play major league baseball. 

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Fri March 28, 2014

Conrad's Corner: March 28, 2014

Mary Jo White reads her poem, "After Reading the Obituaries."

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Thu March 27, 2014

Conrad's Corner: March 27, 2014

Kathy Austin reads her poem, "Flying Lessons."

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Music
3:59 pm
Thu March 27, 2014

Cricketbows Continue to Chart Far Out Musical Course

Cricketbows onstage at Canal Public House in Dayton, 2014
Credit Chris Ball

The members of Cricketbows return to the WYSO studios after a debut performance on Kaleidoscope nearly a year ago.  The band perform a special acoustic set and talk with host Juliet Fromholt about collaboration, upcoming gigs, honing their psychedelic sound as a group.

Cricketbows will perform at the Oregon Express on Saturday, March 29th. 

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Arts & Culture
3:25 pm
Thu March 27, 2014

Telephone Magazine Celebrates 1st Birthday With Night of Music

Telephone Magazine, a biweekly local arts and culture magazine, will celebrate its first anniversary on March 29th.  Magazine staff and community members will mark the event with a night of art and music at the Old Yellow Cab building in downtown Dayton.  Telephone publisher Brian Johnston and musicians Yheti and Grand Mammoth visited the WYSO studios ahead of the event and spoke with Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt about the magazine's first year and the upcoming celebration.

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