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 speaks with Irish literary star - Colum McCann - The National Book Award winning author of TransAtlantic who speaks later this week at the Akron-Summit County Public Main Library. Plus Dan Polletta introduces us to playwright Dan LeFranc whose acclaimed play The Big Meal opens this weekend at Dobama Theatre. And local author Cinda Williams Chima returns with a new fantasy set along the banks of the Cuyahoga River - The Enchanter Heir.
Colum McCann, author
Dan LeFranc, playwright
Cinda Williams Chima, author