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.
Dee Perry welcomes the stars of Near West Theatre's A Christmas Story: The Musical for a performance in our Key Bank studio. Plus former Rock Hall president Terry Stewart tells Dee about his new gig as producer of the new PBS special Nashville 2.0 which airs tomorrow night on WVIZ. And we share a conversation with legendary American painter Chuck Close whose work is on view now at The Contessa Gallery.
Bob Navis, Near West Theatre
Stephanie Morrison-Hrbek, Near West Theatre
Holly Feiler, Near West Theatre
Colin Wheeler, Near West Theatre
Phil Pantalone, Near West Theatre
Terry Stewart, producer
Chuck Close, artist