WQED celebrates the Allegheny Regional Asset District’s 25th Anniversary by bringing listeners interviews with the civic, cultural and recreational treasures that are funded by RAD and that we as a community value so much.
Hill Dance Academy Theatre sets out to develop and train students 3 to 18-year-olds, in Black Dance Traditions, expand knowledge of Black Dance Traditions and, develop emerging Dance Artists to sustain Black Dance as an Art form in Black communities. Executive Director Ayisha Morgan Lee stopped by WQED-FM to talk about the organization.
Learn all about the Associated Artists of Pittsburgh from their Executive Director Madeline Gent. She stopped by WQED-FM to talk about their mission, current exhibitions and much more.
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.
National Aviary Executive Director Cheryl Tracy tells us about the Aviary, the importance of RAD funding, and the latest events happening at the Aviary.
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.
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.
Nina Marie Barbuto, Executive Director, stopped by WQED-FM to talk about Assemble - A Community space for arts and technology.
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.
Learn all about the Rachel Carson Homestead from it's Executive Director Jeanne Cecil, who stopped by WQED-FM to talk about it.
Squonk Opera's Jackie Dempsey stopped by WQED-FM to tell us about the organization, their new show "Hand to Hand," and what other shows they have coming up!