A ‘Friday LIVE’ First from Nebraska Innovation Campus

News Release Date: 
January 31, 2018

For Immediate Release

A ‘Friday LIVE’ First from Nebraska Innovation Campus

LINCOLN, Neb. (Jan. 31, 2018) – NET’s “Friday LIVE” arts and entertainment radio show will broadcast live for the first time from The Mill on Nebraska Innovation Campus at 9 a.m., Friday, Feb. 9.

Host Genevieve Randall will give audience members the latest about music, arts, literature and events happening around the state plus live performances from the band Wildwoods and singer Hope Dunbar. Hope Dunbar

Christine Widman of Lincoln’s Symphony Orchestra will be playing a violin created at the Nebraska Innovation Studio. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln makerspace is the creative and collaborative hub at NIC. In addition, musician and musical instrument inventor Jay Kreimer will perform. 

A preview of the Humanities on the Edge speaker series with documentary filmmaker Joao Selles and news about a workshop for playwrights with the Angels Theatre Company will also be featured.

Routing the Violin at the Nebraska Innovation Studio

The public is invited to this free event with complimentary refreshments served at 8:30 a.m. at The Mill on Innovation Campus, 2021 Transformation Drive, Lincoln.

For those who can’t attend the event, they can watch “Friday LIVE” via the NET Radio Facebook Live feed or listen at 9 a.m. on 91.1 FM.

For more information, including archived programs of the show, visit netNebraska.org/radio.

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CONTACT: Sandi Karstens, 402-470-6578, skarstens@netNebraska.org

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