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‘Bette Davis on The Edge’, Maura Rogers and The Bellows & Cuyahoga Arts and Culture

‘Bette Davis on The Edge’, Maura Rogers and The Bellows & Cuyahoga Arts and Culture

The Sound of Applause
October 2, 2014

Dee Perry welcomes actress Christine St. John to preview her one-woman play 'Bette Davis on the Edge.'

MOCA, Cleveland Orchestra & ‘Remember the Pines’

MOCA, Cleveland Orchestra & ‘Remember the Pines’

The Sound of Applause
October 1, 2014

Dee Perry speaks with the curator of the tasty new exhibit on view at MOCA Cleveland - 'Ferran Adria: Notes on Creativity'

Mississippi Charles Bevel, Zadie Smith & Alex Bevan

Mississippi Charles Bevel, Zadie Smith & Alex Bevan

The Sound of Applause
September 30, 2014

Dee Perry welcomes back Mississippi Charles Bevel to spotlight Karamu's acclaimed new production of - 'Ain't Nothin' But the Blues.'

Vintage Trouble, Calder Quartet & Great Lakes Theater

Vintage Trouble, Calder Quartet & Great Lakes Theater

The Sound of Applause
September 29, 2014

Dee Perry shares the music of acclaimed Los Angeles blues-rock band - Vintage Trouble - which returns to The Grog Shop later this week.

The Boddie Recording Company and The Hesitations

The Boddie Recording Company and The Hesitations

Applause
September 25, 2014

Boddie wasn't a musician; he never sang a note in his life, but he made lots of music.

John Waters, Jason Vieaux and Esperanza Young Artists

John Waters, Jason Vieaux and Esperanza Young Artists

The Sound of Applause
September 25, 2014

Dan Polletta shares his conversation with acclaimed filmmaker John Waters who comes to the Cinematheque this weekend.

Art Interprets Alzheimers, Greater Cleveland Urban Film Festival and Dr. Michael Ryan

Art Interprets Alzheimers, Greater Cleveland Urban Film Festival and Dr. Michael Ryan

The Sound of Applause
September 24, 2014

Dee Perry speaks with photographer Herb Ascherman and sculptor George Roby about their exhibit Art Interprets Alzheimers.

Los Lobos, Greil Marcus and Laird Hunt

Los Lobos, Greil Marcus and Laird Hunt

The Sound of Applause
September 23, 2014

Dee Perry shares her interview with Los Lobos frontman - David Hidalgo - prior to his band's performance at The Beachland this weekend.

Music Monday

Music Monday

The Sound of Applause
September 22, 2014

Dee Perry hosts our September edition of Music Monday featuring new music from Spoon, New Pornographers and Lana Del Ray.

Anisfield-Wolf; Greater Cleveland Urban Film Festival; Artist Mark Sudduth; Tricked Out Wheelchairs

Anisfield-Wolf; Greater Cleveland Urban Film Festival; Artist Mark Sudduth; Tricked Out Wheelchairs

Applause
September 18, 2014

We recognize the top works in literature that examine racial diversity and equality.

‘Bette Davis on The Edge’, Maura Rogers and The Bellows & Cuyahoga Arts and Culture

‘Bette Davis on The Edge’, Maura Rogers and The Bellows & Cuyahoga Arts and Culture

October 2, 2014

Dee Perry welcomes actress Christine St. John to preview her one-woman play 'Bette Davis on the Edge.'

MOCA, Cleveland Orchestra & ‘Remember the Pines’

MOCA, Cleveland Orchestra & ‘Remember the Pines’

October 1, 2014

Dee Perry speaks with the curator of the tasty new exhibit on view at MOCA Cleveland - 'Ferran Adria: Notes on Creativity'

Mississippi Charles Bevel, Zadie Smith & Alex Bevan

Mississippi Charles Bevel, Zadie Smith & Alex Bevan

September 30, 2014

Dee Perry welcomes back Mississippi Charles Bevel to spotlight Karamu's acclaimed new production of - 'Ain't Nothin' But the Blues.'

Vintage Trouble, Calder Quartet & Great Lakes Theater

Vintage Trouble, Calder Quartet & Great Lakes Theater

September 29, 2014

Dee Perry shares the music of acclaimed Los Angeles blues-rock band - Vintage Trouble - which returns to The Grog Shop later this week.

John Waters, Jason Vieaux and Esperanza Young Artists

John Waters, Jason Vieaux and Esperanza Young Artists

September 25, 2014

Dan Polletta shares his conversation with acclaimed filmmaker John Waters who comes to the Cinematheque this weekend.

Art Interprets Alzheimers, Greater Cleveland Urban Film Festival and Dr. Michael Ryan

Art Interprets Alzheimers, Greater Cleveland Urban Film Festival and Dr. Michael Ryan

September 24, 2014

Dee Perry speaks with photographer Herb Ascherman and sculptor George Roby about their exhibit Art Interprets Alzheimers.

Los Lobos, Greil Marcus and Laird Hunt

Los Lobos, Greil Marcus and Laird Hunt

September 23, 2014

Dee Perry shares her interview with Los Lobos frontman - David Hidalgo - prior to his band's performance at The Beachland this weekend.

Music Monday

Music Monday

September 22, 2014

Dee Perry hosts our September edition of Music Monday featuring new music from Spoon, New Pornographers and Lana Del Ray.

Live from League Park

Live from League Park

September 18, 2014

Dee Perry broadcasts live from Cleveland's newly renovated League Park to share the story behind this historic local landmark.

‘Little Foxes’, Sun Speak and Ken Burns

‘Little Foxes’, Sun Speak and Ken Burns

September 17, 2014

Dee Perry raises the curtain on the new Cleveland Play House production 'The Little Foxes' by Lillian Hellman.

The Boddie Recording Company and The Hesitations

The Boddie Recording Company and The Hesitations

September 25, 2014

Boddie wasn't a musician; he never sang a note in his life, but he made lots of music.

Anisfield-Wolf; Greater Cleveland Urban Film Festival; Artist Mark Sudduth; Tricked Out Wheelchairs

Anisfield-Wolf; Greater Cleveland Urban Film Festival; Artist Mark Sudduth; Tricked Out Wheelchairs

September 18, 2014

We recognize the top works in literature that examine racial diversity and equality.

Singer Michael Stanley, Dancing Classrooms and Sculptor Albert Paley

Singer Michael Stanley, Dancing Classrooms and Sculptor Albert Paley

September 11, 2014

Singer Michael Stanley talks about the rocky road that led to his new CD, 'The Ride.'

The Return of the Flats

The Return of the Flats

September 4, 2014

After a $2 billion shot in the arm from various new funding, some say the Flats are back.

The Euclid Tavern Reopens; Artist Derek Hess

The Euclid Tavern Reopens; Artist Derek Hess

August 28, 2014

The new owners of The Euclid Tavern are known for tater tots, hot dogs and sauces.

Blues Singers Colin Dussault and Crazy Marvin

Blues Singers Colin Dussault and Crazy Marvin

August 14, 2014

Studio performance by musicians Crazy Marvin & Colin Dussault.

The Bop Stop; Dr. Z Amps; Cartoonist Stephan Pastis; Paper Artist Christine Weigand

The Bop Stop; Dr. Z Amps; Cartoonist Stephan Pastis; Paper Artist Christine Weigand

August 7, 2014

We celebrate the recent donation of the jazz club, The Bop Stop, to the Music Settlement.

The Speedbumps; Violinist Humble G and the Afripeans

The Speedbumps; Violinist Humble G and the Afripeans

July 31, 2014

The unlikely source of inspiration for the Kent-based band, The Speedbumps.

Poet Nikki Giovanni, Beyond the Dish; Cleveland Disasters

Poet Nikki Giovanni, Beyond the Dish; Cleveland Disasters

July 24, 2014

A 'Beyond the Dish' restaurant review that Sanford and Son would treasure.

2014 Tri-C Jazz Fest

2014 Tri-C Jazz Fest

July 14, 2014

Dee interviews jazz musicians Christian McBride, Gregory Porter and John Scofield.

Special Thanks

Special thanks to the Oberlin Conservatory of Music at Oberlin College for the use of their Steinway Piano.

ideastream Arts Funding

Production of arts and culture programming on ideastream is made possible by grants from:

CAC

By residents of Cuyahoga County through a public grant from Cuyahoga Arts & Culture.

The Cleveland Foundation; The Dominion Foundation; Eaton Corporation Charitable Foundation; The George Gund Foundation; The George W. Codrington Charitable Foundation; The Kulas Foundation; The John P. Murphy Foundation; The Nord Family Foundation; The Corrine L. Dodero Foundation for the Arts and Sciences; and The Stroud Family Exempt Trust.

OAC

The Ohio Arts Council helped fund this program with state tax dollars to encourage economic growth, educational excellence and cultural enrichment for all Ohioans.

Beyond the Dish Music Monday

About

Applause is an Emmy award-winning locally produced TV show that celebrates artists and cultural groups around Cleveland and Northeast Ohio.

The Sound of Applause, ideastream’s weekday radio magazine, celebrates the visual and performing arts, explores cultural trends, and examines current events through an artistic lens.

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Applause

WVIZ/PBS
Thursday 7:30 PM
Saturday 4:00 PM
Sunday 12:30 PM

The Ohio Channel
Monday 12:30 AM / 4:30 AM / 8:30 PM
Tuesday 12:30 AM / 4:30 AM / 8:30 AM / 4:00 PM
Wednesday 12:00 AM / 8:00 AM

The Sound of Applause

90.3 WCPN
Monday-Thursday 2:00 PM / 10:00 PM

Dee Perry image courtesy Chris Stephens, The Plain Dealer