Voice of the Arts

Insights and anecdotes from musicians, dancers, artists, actors and directors, as well as audience response.

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RAD Interview - Tyian Battle - ACH Clear Pathways - Aug 7, 2019

Tyian Battle talks about ACH Clear Pathways - about their mission of nurturing creativity through the visual and performing arts to underserved youth and families; and how RAD money helps make their mission possible.



RAD Interview - Cheryl Tracy - National Aviary - Aug 7, 2019

National Aviary Executive Director Cheryl Tracy tells us about the Aviary, the importance of RAD funding, and the latest events happening at the Aviary.

Warhol Museum - Jessica Beck & Ben Harrison - Aug 6, 2019

Milton Fine Curator of art, Jessica Beck, and Curator of Performing Arts and Special Projects at the Warhol, Ben Harrison, spoke with WQED about the Warhol’s current exhibit - "Kim Gordon: Lo-fi Glamour."

RAD Interview - Andy Masich - Heinz History Center - Aug 6, 2019

Andy Masich of the Heinz History Center talks to WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham about the current exhibit at the Center, "Vietnam;" housing the original Mister Rogers sets; the mystery of the B-25 Bomber plane that crash landed in the Monongahela River; and much more.

RAD Interview - Nina Barbuto - Assemble - Aug 6, 2019

Nina Marie Barbuto, Executive Director, stopped by WQED-FM to talk about Assemble - A Community space for arts and technology.  

RAD Interview - Karla Boos - Quantum Theater - Aug 6, 2019

Karla Boos visited WQED-FM to tell Jim Cunningham about Quantum Theater's current production, "Looking for Violeta;" their upcoming season; and the importance of RAD funding for Quantum Theater.  

RAD Interview - Susan Medley - Pittsburgh Concert Chorale - Aug 6, 2019

Susan Medley, Music Director of the Pittsburgh Concert Chorale, talks about the group; the importance of RAD funding to their organization; and previews their upcomig season.  

Susan Sands - Bach, Beethoven and Brunch - Aug 5, 2019

Susan Sands of the East Winds Symphonic Band stopped by to talk about their performance at Bach, Beethoven and Brunch this weekend (8/11), 10:30am at Mellon Park.  Susan gives a rundown of what the Band will perform, the joy of performing outdoors, and gives a preview of their upcoming season.



RAD Interview - Rachel Carson Homestead - Jeanne Cecil - Aug 5, 2019

Learn all about the Rachel Carson Homestead from it's Executive Director Jeanne Cecil, who stopped by WQED-FM to talk about it.  

Quantum Theater - Looking for Violeta - Jul 30, 2019

Quantum Theater presents "Looking for Violeta" at the Frick Park Lawn Bowling Greens from August 2nd through the 25th.  Some cast members, along with Karla Boos, stopped by to tell us about the production.  They also played a short song from "Looking for Violeta."