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.
Dan Polletta speaks with bestselling author Amy Stewart about her book - The Drunken Botanist: The Plants that Create the World's Great Drinks - prior to her appearance this Friday night at The Cleveland Museum of Natural History. Plus we celebrate the 90th birthday of the Tony-winning lyricist of Fiddler on the Roof Sheldon Harnick with music from his new CD Sheldon Harnick: Hidden Treasures. And Greg Peckham from LAND Studio and Liz Maugans from Zygote Press describe the artistic ambitions of the new Westin-Cleveland Hotel.
Amy Stewart, author
Sheldon Harnick, lyricist
Greg Peckham, LAND Studio
Liz Maugans, Zygote Press