Niki Dakota http://wyso.org en Circe Link Live on Excursions http://wyso.org/post/circe-link-live-excursions <p>Singer, songwriter, and poet Circe Link came by WYSO with her producer and guitarist Christian Nesmith before playing a concert at the SRS rehearsal stage out in Dayton. Circe and Christian discuss their beginnings in Los Angeles, how they met, the joys of house concerts, and a whole lot more. They also play three fantastic songs for us. Tune in below!</p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 16:41:47 +0000 Niki Dakota & Wyatt Sauers 48318 at http://wyso.org Circe Link Live on Excursions Yellow Springs High School To Present Pirates of Penzance http://wyso.org/post/yellow-springs-high-school-present-pirates-penzance <p>Students and faculty members involved in Yellow Springs High School Drama Club's production of Pirates of Penzance visited the WYSO studios the morning of opening night to perform some of the show's songs live on Excursions.&nbsp;</p><p>Yellow Springs High School Drama Club's production of Pirates of Penzance is March 14th - 23rd at the Mills Lawn Auditorium in Yellow Springs.</p><p><em>Photos by Andrew Grigiss</em></p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 18:59:34 +0000 Niki Dakota 47502 at http://wyso.org Yellow Springs High School To Present Pirates of Penzance Julia Sweeney On Comedy and Collaboration http://wyso.org/post/julia-sweeney-comedy-and-collaboration <p>Comedian and Saturday Night Live alum, Julia Sweeney talks family, comedy, her ongoing tour with musician Jill Sobule.&nbsp;</p><p>The Jill &amp; Julia Show is coming to the Dayton Art Institute on <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_702410113" tabindex="0"><span class="aQJ">February 28 at 6pm.&nbsp; Proceeds will benefit the scholarship fund at the Antioch School.&nbsp; Tickets are available</span></span> at <a href="tel:937.%20767.%207642" target="_blank" value="+19377677642">937. 767. 7642</a></p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 20:44:22 +0000 Niki Dakota & Andrew Grigiss 46452 at http://wyso.org Julia Sweeney On Comedy and Collaboration YSKP To Present 500 Ft. Lizard Tale http://wyso.org/post/yskp-present-500-ft-lizard-tale <p>This week marks the inaugural performance of YSKP's original musical parody, Godzilla!&nbsp; Writer and director Corrie Van Ausdal visited the WYSO studios along with Blaze Wright, one of the performers and songwriters.&nbsp; Van Ausdal and Wright talked about the development of the production, and Wright shared one of the show's songs.</p><p>YSKP's production of Gozilla! is February 8-15th at the Glen Building in Yellow Springs.&nbsp; More details are available at <a href="http://www.yskp.org/">yskp.org</a>.</p> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 21:50:29 +0000 Niki Dakota 45632 at http://wyso.org YSKP To Present 500 Ft. Lizard Tale World House Choir: Affecting Change Through Song http://wyso.org/post/world-house-choir-affecting-change-through-song <p>Named for an essay by Dr. Martin Luther King, the World House Choir made its debut performance in 2013 at Antioch College's Coretta Scott King Center.</p><p>WYSO Music Director Niki Dakota spoke with Dr. Cathy Roma, director of the World House Choir, before a rehearsal for their 2014 Dr. Martin Luther King Day performance at the Coretta Scott King Center.&nbsp; Roma shared her thoughts on why singing together as a community can affect change, and the choir shared some selections from its upcoming performance.</p> Mon, 20 Jan 2014 17:47:39 +0000 Niki Dakota 44837 at http://wyso.org World House Choir: Affecting Change Through Song