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2:24 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

Theater Out of a Van: Fancy Pants Takes Their Show on the Road

Executive Director Carol Zombro steps out of the Fancy Pants Theater motorhome in the Kalamazoo Vine Neighborhood
Credit Rebecca Thiele, WMUK

Ride along with Fancy Pants Theater

Since moving out of Studio 246 in Kalamazoo, Fancy Pants Theater has been looking for a new home. And they’ve finally found one…sort of.

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Arts & More
2:23 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

After Five Decades of Piping, Paddy Keenan Has No Plans To Stop The Music

Credit Richie Tyndall

To truly stand out in the music industry, your style has to be distinct, you have to have gumption, and you have to resilient. Uilleann pipe player Paddy Keenan has mastered all three defining points.

He plays an instrument whose sound is so distinct you have no choice but to sit up and listen.

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Local Music
3:04 pm
Wed May 7, 2014

Old Wicked Songs actors & director discuss the work of art

Keith Baker and Nich Mueller

Old Wicked Songs, a two-character play by Jon Marans that delves into music and emotion, will be extended through May 18 at the Farmer's Alley Theatre

Cara Lieurance talks to director D. Terry Williams, actor Nich Mueller (Steven) and actor Keith Baker (Professor Mashkan) about the drama of the play and how it connects to the song cycle Dichterliebe, by Robert Schumann. 

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May 7, 2014
10:29 am
Wed May 7, 2014

WestSouthwest - May 7, 2014

The Center for Michigan finds fixing the state's roads is one of citizens' top concerns
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WestSouthwest - May 7 , 2014

On this week's WestSouthwest, we hear about about college funding, food sustainability and what Michigan voters want in an election year. 

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Citizens' Agenda
9:44 am
Wed May 7, 2014

WSW: As Election Approaches, Asking What Michigan Voters Want

The Center for Michigan's Citizens' Agenda found a desire to fix the state's roads - file photo
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WestSouthwest with Dwayne Barnes and John Bebow

    

The Center for Michigan has released Michigan Speaks: The Citizens Agenda for 2014

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