This edition: April 2015Tweet
Original tape date: April 1, 2015.
First aired: April 10, 2015.
Magalie Laguerre-Wilkinson hosts this month's episode of Arts in the City from The New York Botanical Garden’s Orchid Show.
Segments include Paul Lin’s story on One World Symphony’s animated conductor, Sung Jin Hong, and how he’s bringing classical music to a new audience; Nueva York’s profile of Audry Funk, a Mexican-born hip hop artist; Carol Anne’s interview with the author of a new book about The Sound of Music, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year; Tinabeth Pina’s story about Bulletproof Stockings, a female Chasidic Jewish rock band based in Crown Heights; and Pat Collins’ interview with the cast of the Broadway revival, The Heidi Chronicles.
For more information:
New York Botanical Garden - www.nybg.org
One World Symphony - oneworldsymphony.org
Audry Funk - https://soundcloud.com/audry-funk
The Sound of Music - www.tomsantopietro.com
Bulletproof Stockings - https://www.facebook.com/BulletproofStockings
The Heidi Chronicles - www.theheidichroniclesonbroadway.com
Jason Biggs Actor, “The Heidi Chronicles”
Leighton Bryan “The Heidi Chronicles”
Theodore Chapin President & Executive Director, Rodgers and Hammerstein: an Imagem Company
Tracee Chimo Actor, “The Heidi Chronicles”
Audry Funk Rapper
Dina Gieichinsky Concert Attendee
Marc Hachadourian Manager of the Nolen Greenhouses for Living Collections and Curator, The New York Botanical Garden
Sung Jin Hong Founder and Conductor, One World Symphony
Alex Lacamoire Broadway Music Director
Terry Levy Concert Attendee
Adrienne Metzinger Managing Director, One World Symphony
Elisabeth Moss Actor, “The Heidi Chronicles”
Bryce Pinkham Actor, “The Heidi Chronicles”
Jeffrey Richards Producer, “The Heidi Chronicles”
Deborah Rush Actress
Tom Santopietro Author, The Sound of Music Story
Faith Sheiber-Elkbi Concert Attendee
Dalia Shusterman Vocals & Drums, Bulletproof Stockings
Perl Wolfe Lead Vocals & Piano, Bulletproof Stockings