Friday Live Arts Magazine
On the December 9th program at 9:05 a.m. Central, host Genevieve Randall and guests have lively conversations about:
- Marquis Hill with the Nebraska Jazz Orchestra
- Joe Starita's new book "A Warrior of the People"
- "Christmas Past and Present" at the Stuhr Museum in Grand Island
- Abendmusik's holiday concerts in Lincoln
- Omaha Symphony's Christmas celebration
- Lincoln Continentals' holiday concerts
- the Lincoln Community Concert Band's holiday concert
- Nebraska Wesleyan's holiday cabaret
- violinist William Harvey's travels
- and, events at the Lied in Lincoln.
Also, Kwakiutl Dreher has a Ross film review.
On the December 2nd program, host Genevieve Randall and guests had lively conversations about:
- Alyssa Schukar's "Population: Elsie” project, now up on the Flyover Media site
- First Friday events at St. Paul in Lincoln
- the Yorkshire Playhouse's production of "A Christmas Story"
- A Nebraska Brass Christmas
- Christmas at the Cathedral in Omaha
- the "Deck The Halls" concert by Lincoln's Symphony Orchestra
- Grand Island Little Theatre's "Christmas Belles"
- UNL Student Dance Project
- "Santaland Diaries" at the Haymarket Theatre in Lincoln
- and, Met Opera auditions in Lincoln.
If you missed this program, click here to listen.
Friday LIVE Extra
Please check out our online only feature for the week, our Friday LIVE Extra!
This week, Genevieve Randall talks with Marcy Brandt about Christmas traditions in Minden, NE including events in town and at the Minden Opera House, and artwork currently in the beautiful Minden Opera House gallery, pictured to the right. Click here to listen.
Last week, Genevieve Randall talked with two guests, Mark Entzminger about a Woodturners' Art Show at Nebraska Innovation Studio, and Lori McAlister about the Festival of Prairie Culture at Homestead National Monument, including a celebration of Scottish tradition. Click here to listen.
Two weeks ago, Genevieve Randall talked with Ann L. Sittig and Martha Florinda Gonzalez about their new book "The Mayans Among Us." Click here to listen. To learn more about Mayans in Nebraska, click here to listen to a story about Mayan interpreters from Ariana Brocious of NET News.
And, three weeks ago, Genevieve Randall talked with Vicki Wood from Lincoln City Libraries about her series of gift book talks and about books that would make great gifts for kids. Click here to listen.
Look here in our archives for past Extras that you may have missed.
Friday Live is a weekly arts and humanities program hosted by NET Radio’s Genevieve Randall (pictured above). The program usually broadcasts from The Mill coffee house in Lincoln's Historic Haymarket district on Fridays at 9:05 a.m. Central on all stations of the NET Radio network. However, we occasionally do programs from different locations.
If you can't catch the show in person, on the radio, or on the web (audio or a video webcast) it is available later the same day on demand, or you can subscribe to the podcast for Friday Live and the Friday Live Extra. If you would like to place your arts events on NET’s events calendar, click here.