Arts & Culture

Visitors of all ages will learn fun aerospace principles during Family Day at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force.  This is from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturday and you are encouraged to wear Halloween costumes. Those who participate in activities will receive goody bags with candy and aviation trading cards (while supplies last).

Rita Coleman reads her poem, "Light Year."

Dayton-area horror host Baron Von Porkchop returns to the WYSO studios for his Halloween visit to Kaleidsocope.  The Baron talks about the Halloween season so far and his upcoming Terrifying Tales of the Macabre Halloween Special.

Baron Von Porkchop's 5th Annual Halloween Special will air on DATV and MVCC at midnight on October 30th. The Baron will make an appearance at GameSwap Kettering on October 31st at 7pm.

Hope Road performers rehearse for their upcoming show about Harlem.
Hope Road Organization

Theater at its best can address universal themes for the audience and the actors: the struggle for human dignity, relationships, conflict.

Marietta Ball reads her poem, "Carnivorous"

Julie Moore reads Marian Schwilke-Thomas' "Potato Parable."

Dan Tedesco returns to the WYSO studios ahead of his Canal Public House gig along with Dylan Boyle for a live performance on Excursions.  Tesdeco chatted with Niki Dakota about his new self-titled album, his latest travels and more.

Dan Tedesco will perform at Canal Public House on Sunday, October 27th.

courtesy of Dayton Performing Arts Alliance

Stella Sung is an award-winning composer who's been serving as composer in residence with the Dayton Performing Arts Alliance for the past three years.  The culminating work of this residency is a one-act opera, The Book Collector, which will debut in May.  Sung visited the WYSO studios for a conversation with music director Niki Dakota about developing the opera.

Janeal Ravndal reads Aimee Noel's poem, "Inverted Water."

Having released their debut album, Asleep/Repeat/Awake, Moira visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope.  The band chatted with host Juliet Fromholt about creating their unique sound, writing, recording and more.

Moira will perform at MOTR in Cincinnati on Friday, October 23rd with the Motel Beds and on Thursday, November 5th at Blind Bob's with Ampline.