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Applause and The Sound of Applause

John Ewing, Huck Finn and Beth Stelling

Thursday, July 3, 2014

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John Ewing, Huck Finn and Beth Stelling John Ewing of the Cleveland Cinematheque takes us through three decades of Looney Tunes films. Then we get the scoop on Lantern Theater's production of Huck Finn and comedian Beth Stelling stops by to crack a couple jokes in time for her performance in Cleveland.

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Director of the Cinematheque at the Cleveland Institute of Art John Ewing joins us to tell us about the first ever Loony Tunes tribute in the theater’s 28 years, beginning Friday, July 5 at 5 p.m.

Chennelle Harris and Valerie Kilmer of The Lantern Theatremeet with us to catch us up on their upcoming performance of Mark Twain‘s classic novel, Huck Finn.

Comedian Beth Stelling brings in the laughter as she arrives in Cleveland for her performance at Hilarities.


Arts and Culture, Motion Pictures (Film, Video), Theatre


John Ewing, Cinematheque director

Chennelle Harris, actress
Valerie Kilmer, actress

Beth Stelling, comedian

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Special Thanks

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

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


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

The Cleveland Foundation; The Dominion Foundation; Eaton; The George Gund Foundation; The George W. Codrington Charitable Foundation; The Kulas Foundation; The John P. Murphy Foundation; Stroud Family Exempt Trust; The Robert O. and Annamae Orr Family Foundation; and The Nord Family Foundation.


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

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