Friday Live Arts Magazine

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On the September 18th Friday LIVE, host Genevieve Randall, William Padmore, and guests have lively conversations about:

Also, more poetry from William Kloefkorn and Twyla Hansen, and KVNO's Corbin Hirschhorn tells us about the Benson First Friday new youth engagement program in Omaha.

If you missed it, you get a second chance to listen here.

On the September 11th Friday LIVE, guest host Bill Anderson, Genevieve Randall, and guests have lively conversations about:

Also, more poetry from William Kloefkorn and Zach Mueller, music from Jan Schiferl, William Padmore talks to two college professors about how music and theatre are being taught during the pandemic, and KVNO's Corbin Hirschhorn tells us about the first show in the Vesper Concerts series in Omaha.

If you missed this program, you may still listen to it right here.

Be sure to check out arts and humanities events on the NET calendar. If you have your own event to share click here.

After submitting your event, we may choose it as a highlight during our weekly show!

          Friday LIVE Extra

          Please check out our podcast and online only feature for the week, our Friday LIVE Extra!


          This week, we talk to Sybarite 5 member Sami Merdinian about their Lincoln Friends of Chamber Music concert.  Click here to listen.


          Last week, William Padmore talked to Hastings College theatre student Kelli Brichacek about how her classes are being done during the pandemic.  Click here to listen.


          Two weeks ago, we learned how Abendmusik at First Plymouth is continuing its performance series.  Click here to hear this conversation.


          And, three weeks ago, we had a conversation with Dr. Mike White (pictured in the middle photo at right), a film professor at Wayne State College, who recently won three awards at the Iowa Motion Picture Awards.  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 currently broadcasts from NET on Fridays at 10:02 a.m. Central on all stations of the NET Radio network.  If you have questions about Friday LIVE or have an arts or humanities event to pitch, please email us at:

          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.