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 - 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.  

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.  

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.



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."



RAD Interview - Janis Burley Wilson - August Wilson Center - Jul 30, 2019

New President and CEO of the August Wilson Center, Janis Burley Wilson, stopped by WQED-FM to talk about the Center, her plans for the Center's future, the importance of RAD funding, and upcoming programs.  



RAD Interview - Attack Theater - Jul 30, 2019

Peter Kope and Rebecca Himberger of Attack Theater stopped by WQED-FM to tell us about the company, the importance of RAD funding to their operation, and their upcoming season.


RAD Interview - Squonk Opera - Jackie Dempsey - Jul 30, 2019

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!