The Sound of Applause celebrates the visual and performing arts, explores cultural trends, and examines current events through an artistic lens.
Dee Perry sits down with Case Western Reserve University professor Michael Clune to talk about his book, and what it was like overcoming the hardships that he writes about. Also, we meet with Grigor Palikarov and Don Rosenberg to preview Cleveland's Opera Circle. Plus, stick around for Robin Van Lear and Chris Ronayne as we find out what to expect of the 25th anniversary of Parade the Circle.
Michael Clune, author, Case Western Resreve University professor
Grigor Palikarov, composer, conductor
Don Rosenberg, music critic
Robin Van Lear, Parade the Circle founder, Cleveland Museum of Art's director of community arts
Chris Ronayne, president of University Circle Inc.