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 Olympic gold-medal diver - Greg Louganis - about his career as a gay athlete, prior to his appearance for the opening ceremonies for the 2014 Gay Games. Plus Bill Rudman and members of The Musical Theater project preview I Am What I Am: Gays, Lesbians and the American Musical happening this weekend at Cleveland Public Theater. And we share a conversation with the frontman for Wesley Bright and The Hi-Lites as they get ready for their big gig at The Beachland Ballroom this weekend.
Greg Louganis, Olympic Gold Medal diver
Bill Rudman, Musical Theater Project
Scott Plate, Musical Theater Project
Nancy Maier, Musical Theater Project
Katherine DeBoer, Musical Theater Project
Wesley, Wesley Bright & The Hi-Lites