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Godfrey Simmons directs Eugene O’Neill play

By WRFI News Staff | May 3, 2016

Charles Dunaway interviews Godfrey Simmons, Artistic Director of Ithaca’s Civic Ensemble.  Godfrey is directing the upcoming production of Eugene O’Neill’s All God’s Chillun Got Wings at the Kiplinger Theatre in the Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts at Cornell. For more about Godfrey and the play, listen to the PMA Podcast Interview by Matt Morgan.  

Godfrey Simmons directs Eugene O'Neill play

By WRFI News Staff | May 3, 2016

Charles Dunaway interviews Godfrey Simmons, Artistic Director of Ithaca’s Civic Ensemble.  Godfrey is directing the upcoming production of Eugene O’Neill’s All God’s Chillun Got Wings at the Kiplinger Theatre in the Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts at Cornell. For more about Godfrey and the play, listen to the PMA Podcast Interview by Matt Morgan.  

Ithaca College’s production of “Arcadia” by Tom Stoppard-April 26th, 2016

By WRFI News Staff | April 26, 2016

Esther Racoosin speaks with Lea Sevola, an Ithaca College student performing in the Theatre Arts Department’s production of “Arcadia”.  She talks about the plot of the play, and her role as Chloe Coverly. This interview originally aired on the April 26th, 2016 edition of WRFI Community Radio News.

Paul Vanouse, Director of Coalesce Center for Biological Art-April 25th, 2016

By WRFI News Staff | April 25, 2016

Esther Racoosin talks with Professor Paul Vanouse of the University of Buffalo’s Coalesce Center for Biological Art.  They discussed Professor Vanouse’ artwork, which uses biological and genetic techniques to explore questions about bioethics, as well as the purpose of the new center for biological art. This interview originally aired on the April 25th, 2016 edition…

Ithaca New Music Collective features local composers

By WRFI News Staff | April 19, 2016

Charles Dunaway spoke to Emily DiAngelo, co-founder of the Ithaca New Music Collective.  The group is made up of local musicians and they present programs of music created by local composers – students and faculty at the two music schools in town.  They perform in unorthodox venues like the Bar Argos, where people can enjoy the music…

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