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90.3 WCPN Turns 30; Singer Vanessa Rubin; Downtown Cleveland Documentary

90.3 WCPN Turns 30; Singer Vanessa Rubin; Downtown Cleveland Documentary

Applause
October 30, 2014

A history lesson on Northeast Ohio's NPR station 90.3 WCPN.

The Return of Lebron James

The Return of Lebron James

The Sound of Applause
October 30, 2014

Dan Polletta hits the court with a couple of Cleveland sports nuts sounding off on the return of Lebron James.

‘America’s Most Haunted’, ‘Haunted Heritage’ & Creative Minds in Medicine

‘America’s Most Haunted’, ‘Haunted Heritage’ & Creative Minds in Medicine

The Sound of Applause
October 29, 2014

Dee Perry celebrates all things paranormal with the authors of 'America's Most Haunted' as she gets us ready for Halloween.

Cleveland Jazz Orchestra, Mamai Theatre & Julia De Burgos Cultural Arts Center

Cleveland Jazz Orchestra, Mamai Theatre & Julia De Burgos Cultural Arts Center

The Sound of Applause
October 28, 2014

Dan Polletta talks with Cleveland Jazz Orchestra's Sean Jones about the Herbie Hancock tribute happening this week.

Music Monday

Music Monday

The Sound of Applause
October 27, 2014

Dee Perry hosts a special edition of Music Monday as she mixes up the genres with some of her ideastream colleagues.

Hofbrauhaus Opens; The Hermit Club; History of Beer in Cleveland; Artist Barbara Page

Hofbrauhaus Opens; The Hermit Club; History of Beer in Cleveland; Artist Barbara Page

Applause
October 23, 2014

We welcome a new establishment, the Hofbrauhaus, to Playhouse Square.

Rock Hall Music Masters: The Everly Brothers

Rock Hall Music Masters: The Everly Brothers

The Sound of Applause
October 23, 2014

Dee Perry spotlights The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Case Western Reserve University's Music Masters tribute to The Everly Brothers.

Honeybucket

Honeybucket

The Sound of Applause
October 22, 2014

Dee Perry welcomes back the popular bluegrass trio Honeybucket for a live performance in our Key Bank Studio.

Les Misérables

Les Misérables

The Sound of Applause
October 21, 2014

Dee Perry welcomes the director and stars of Great Lakes Theater's acclaimed production of Les Misérables.

Michael Ruhlman

Michael Ruhlman

The Sound of Applause
October 20, 2014

The Sound of Applause will not be heard today as ideastream brings you a special featuring local food writer Michael Ruhlman.

The Return of Lebron James

The Return of Lebron James

October 30, 2014

Dan Polletta hits the court with a couple of Cleveland sports nuts sounding off on the return of Lebron James.

‘America’s Most Haunted’, ‘Haunted Heritage’ & Creative Minds in Medicine

‘America’s Most Haunted’, ‘Haunted Heritage’ & Creative Minds in Medicine

October 29, 2014

Dee Perry celebrates all things paranormal with the authors of 'America's Most Haunted' as she gets us ready for Halloween.

Cleveland Jazz Orchestra, Mamai Theatre & Julia De Burgos Cultural Arts Center

Cleveland Jazz Orchestra, Mamai Theatre & Julia De Burgos Cultural Arts Center

October 28, 2014

Dan Polletta talks with Cleveland Jazz Orchestra's Sean Jones about the Herbie Hancock tribute happening this week.

Music Monday

Music Monday

October 27, 2014

Dee Perry hosts a special edition of Music Monday as she mixes up the genres with some of her ideastream colleagues.

Rock Hall Music Masters: The Everly Brothers

Rock Hall Music Masters: The Everly Brothers

October 23, 2014

Dee Perry spotlights The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Case Western Reserve University's Music Masters tribute to The Everly Brothers.

Honeybucket

Honeybucket

October 22, 2014

Dee Perry welcomes back the popular bluegrass trio Honeybucket for a live performance in our Key Bank Studio.

Les Misérables

Les Misérables

October 21, 2014

Dee Perry welcomes the director and stars of Great Lakes Theater's acclaimed production of Les Misérables.

Michael Ruhlman

Michael Ruhlman

October 20, 2014

The Sound of Applause will not be heard today as ideastream brings you a special featuring local food writer Michael Ruhlman.

Delaney Davidson and Joanna Rush

Delaney Davidson and Joanna Rush

October 16, 2014

Dee Perry welcomes award-winning New Zealand singer-songwriter Delaney Davidson before his upcoming concert at the new Euclid Tavern.

‘DaVinci and Michelangelo Side by Side’, Cleveland Foundation & Timothy McAllister

‘DaVinci and Michelangelo Side by Side’, Cleveland Foundation & Timothy McAllister

October 15, 2014

Dee Perry spotlights the new production Discover DaVinci & Michelangelo Side by Side coming to PlayouseSquare Friday night.

90.3 WCPN Turns 30; Singer Vanessa Rubin; Downtown Cleveland Documentary

90.3 WCPN Turns 30; Singer Vanessa Rubin; Downtown Cleveland Documentary

October 30, 2014

A history lesson on Northeast Ohio's NPR station 90.3 WCPN.

Hofbrauhaus Opens; The Hermit Club; History of Beer in Cleveland; Artist Barbara Page

Hofbrauhaus Opens; The Hermit Club; History of Beer in Cleveland; Artist Barbara Page

October 23, 2014

We welcome a new establishment, the Hofbrauhaus, to Playhouse Square.

Cleveland Foundation Documentary; League Park; The Cleveland Flea; Artist John Gurche

Cleveland Foundation Documentary; League Park; The Cleveland Flea; Artist John Gurche

October 16, 2014

How ideas once thought of as nutty and radical have come to be seen as visionary.

League Park; Cleveland Browns ‘64 Championship; Intent to Deceive

League Park; Cleveland Browns ‘64 Championship; Intent to Deceive

October 9, 2014

We take a look at the restoration of League Park.

Fall Season Preview: Playhouse Square; The Cleveland Orchestra; Cleveland Museum of Art

Fall Season Preview: Playhouse Square; The Cleveland Orchestra; Cleveland Museum of Art

October 2, 2014

We preview the fall seasons at local art institutions and changes to Cleveland's skyline.

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.

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 Robert O. and Annamae Orr Family Foundation; and The Nord Family Foundation.

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.

Show ideas & comments? Let us know.

Air Dates

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