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“Something Puccini, Something ‘bout a lady, Something original, An opera tonight!” (With apologies to Stephen Sondheim.)
Join hosts Jean and Steven as they sing through an interview with Anchorage Opera’s new Executive Director Kevin Patterson. The 2012-2013 season kicks off October 5 with the world premiere of Mrs. President, the story of Victoria Woodhull, the first woman to run for the American presidency in 1872.
KSKA: Friday 8/17 at 2:45 pm
Not your typical summer offering, Pier One Theatre in Homer presents a selection of plays that vary from a new twist on an old myth in Sarah Ruhl’s Eurydice to Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey’s edgy Pulitzer Prize winning rock musical Next to Normal. Join Director Marc Oliver this week as he talks about theatre on The Spit.
KSKA: Friday at 2:45 pm
What do singing nuns, convict angels, marauding zombies, long-lost sisters and a trout named Walter have in common? Listen to Stage Talk as Bill Cotton, Executive Director of Anchorage Community Theatre, and Director Don Gomes give a preview of ACT’s 2012-2013 season.
KSKA: Friday 8/3 at 2:45 pm
Want to dig up a little history of early Anchorage? Join Audrey Weltman Kelly, John Fraser and Linda Benson as they talk about “meeting” several of the city’s most infamous characters during a walking tour through the Anchorage Memorial Park Cemetery.
KSKA: Friday 7/20 at 2:45 pm
Wondering how Anchorage youth are spending their summers? Listen to ATY and TBA talk about how they are providing excellent training for young actors and technicians and also what shows they have planned this week on Stage Talk.
KSKA: Friday 7/13 at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm
This week on Stage Talk, hosts Jean and Steve have a lively discussion about this year’s Last Frontier Theatre Conference with professional singer and vocal coach Nancy Caudill who co-ran the Acting Workshop for Singers and professional playwright Arlitia Jones who ran the Writer’s Warmup sessions.
KSKA: Friday 6/22 at 2:45 pm
This week on Stage Talk, director Stephan Golux and actor Jeff Aldrich talk with hosts Jean and Steve about Bobrauchenbergamerica opeing June 22 at Cyrano’s. This delightfully dizzying non-linear play written by Charles L. Mee is inspired by Robert Rauschenberg, an artist famous for his collage combine paintings.
KSKA: Friday at 2:45 pm
KSKA: Friday 6/1 at 2:45 pm
Members of the Anchorage Opera discuss one of the most beloved musicals of all time, The Sound of Music. This production marks the final presentation of the Opera’s 50th anniversary season.
KSKA: Friday, 3/16 at 2:45pm