Humanities Desk On Demand

July 21, 2017
On the July 21st program, host Genevieve Randall and guests have lively conversations about: the current production at the Yorkshire Playhouse in York; "Convergence on Sacred Ground" at Ash Hollow State Historical Park near Lewellen; Mary Douglass's new play for the Angels Theatre Company’s First... more››
July 14, 2017
On the July 14th program, host Genevieve Randall and guests have lively conversations about: Meadowlark Music Festival in Lincoln and Seward; how Hasting College graduate Vanessa Cox merges art with bugs; Crane River Theater in Kearney; Nebraska Chamber Players "Concerts on the Creek" in Cambridge... more››
July 13, 2017
In the middle of a cornfield in central Nebraska, an oasis of art is growing. Art Farm, situated off a long dirt road outside the small town of Marquette, started back in 1993 as an artist residency program. Since then, it’s become a one-of-a-kind experience many artists can’t resist.
July 13, 2017
This week, Robert Goldberg talks to Judy Hart of the Angels Theater Company about all three flights of the First Flight Festival.
July 7, 2017
On the July 7th program at 9:05 a.m. Central, guest host Robert Goldberg and guests have lively conversations about: Meadowlark Music Festival in Lincoln and Seward; Harlan County Dam Playhouse in Republican City; Nebraska Shakespeare's Juno's Swans and Camp Shakespeare; Cantus at the Brownville... more››
July 6, 2017
This week, a round table discussion with Daniel Simon, Karen Kunc, and Rosemary Vestal about the kickoff for the Nebraska Book Festival on July 14th at Constellation Studios in Lincoln. This event, sponsored by Kunc, features Simon and Nebraska State Poet Twyla Hansen.
June 30, 2017
On the June 30th program at The Mill in Lincoln, Robert Goldberg, Genevieve Randall, and guests have lively conversations about: Spring Creek Prairie Audubon’s Final Friday event featuring Meghan Stratman; Lincoln Municipal Band's season; Nebraska Passport's "Art for the Heart Tour" featuring... more››
June 23, 2017
It’s known mostly as a farming community, but Grand Island is hoping a new push for public art will add a metropolitan flavor to the central Nebraska city. The civic art effort is part of a plan to make it more attractive to a new generation of residents.
June 16, 2017
On the June 16th program at 9:05 a.m. Central from the Olde Glory Theatre in Seward, host Genevieve Randall and guests have lively conversations about: the High School Summer Chamber Choir in Seward; the Flatwater Music Festival in Hastings; Homestead Days near Beatrice; Nebraska Folk and Roots... more››
June 14, 2017
This week, the artistic director of Nebraska Shakespeare, Vincent Carlson-Brown, tells us about this year's "Shakespeare on the Green" in Omaha.

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