Human Race Theatre http://wyso.org en Human Race Theatre Presents Play It By Heart http://wyso.org/post/human-race-theatre-presents-play-it-heart <p><span>WYSO was joined by many guests from the Human Race Theatre Company production of the musical <i>Play it by Heart</i>, which is being shown in the Loft Theatre in Dayton. Co-composer and lyricist David Spangler as well producing artistic director Kevin Moore discuss the origins of the play, David’s musical influences, and the empowerment of women in modern country music. Cast members Trisha Rapier and Kathryn Boswell even sing two phenomenal songs for us accompanied by Music Director Nils-Petter Ankarblom on the piano and Assistant Music Director Jay Brunner on the guitar.</span></p> Sat, 14 Jun 2014 20:35:02 +0000 Niki Dakota & Wyatt Souers 51549 at http://wyso.org Human Race Theatre Presents Play It By Heart Dayton Philharmonic, Human Race Collaborate For Best of Broadway http://wyso.org/post/dayton-philharmonic-human-race-collaborate-best-broadway <p><span>Neal Gittleman, the director and Conductor of the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra, came by the WYSO studios on May 1st along with Sean Michael Flowers, the vocal director of the Dayton Philharmonic, and guest artists from the Human Race Theater Company, Katie Pees and Jay Pierce. They came in to talk about the collaboration between Human Race Theater and the Dayton Philharmonic for their upcoming show “The Best of Broadway," and gave a little preview in the form of&nbsp; three fantastic songs from the upcoming show. </span></p> Fri, 02 May 2014 17:59:10 +0000 Niki Dakota & Wyatt Souers 49381 at http://wyso.org Dayton Philharmonic, Human Race Collaborate For Best of Broadway What's Great in Dayton: June 28 - July 4, 2013 http://wyso.org/post/whats-great-dayton-june-28-july-4-2013 <p>A Midsummer Night’s Dream at the Dayton Art Institute.&nbsp; This is <a href="http://zoottheatrecompany.org">Zoot's Summer Series</a> and it is an entirely new concept in professional, outdoor theatre! Have a delicious boxed meal, a bottle of wine, and experience a show at the same time! One of Shakespeare's best known plays and perfect for a summer evening at The DAI.</p><p><a href="http://www.cityfolk.org/festival/festival.html">The Cityfolk Festival</a> is Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the downtown Dayton Riverscape MetroPark. And on Sunday at 10:00PM are the Dayton Fireworks!!!!</p> Fri, 28 Jun 2013 16:35:00 +0000 Charlie Campbell 35239 at http://wyso.org What's Great in Dayton: June 28 - July 4, 2013 What's Great in Dayton: May 17 - 23, 2013 http://wyso.org/post/whats-great-dayton-may-17-23-2013 <p><a href="http://aworldafair.org">The World-A-Fair</a>....Food!&nbsp; Dancing!&nbsp; Music!&nbsp; Costumes!&nbsp; Cultural Exhibits!&nbsp; Showcasing the ethnic backgrounds and cultures of Dayton and the greater Miami Valley. Friday, Saturday &amp; Sunday at the Convention Center.</p><p>Saturday, join the Walk/Run in support of the <a href="http://humanesocietydayton.org">Humane Society of Greater Dayton</a> to benefit all of their furry friends.&nbsp; Your on-leash pet is welcome to participate too, in what is sure to be a barking good time.</p> Fri, 17 May 2013 16:35:00 +0000 Charlie Campbell 33212 at http://wyso.org What's Great in Dayton: May 17 - 23, 2013 What's Great in Dayton: May 10 - 16, 2013 http://wyso.org/post/whats-great-dayton-may-10-16-2013 <p><a href="http://downtowndayton.org">Urban Nights</a> in downtown Dayton is tonight…100+ locations including the Oregon District, &amp; the Wright-Dunbar Business Village; 5 - 10pm tonight… Don't miss one of the best nights to be downtown!</p><p>Enjoy award-winning, modern bluegrass as one of the newest bands in bluegrass opens, Friday, at The Masonic Center, It’s <a href="http://cityfolk.org">Bluegrass Tymes II</a> at 8pm.</p> Fri, 10 May 2013 16:35:00 +0000 Charlie Campbell 32793 at http://wyso.org What's Great in Dayton: May 10 - 16, 2013