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4:17 pm
Mon December 8, 2014

Triple-Threat Cast Headlines Kander & Ebb Revue

The cast of 'And the World Goes Round'
Credit farmersalleytheatre.com

The 42-year career of songwriting team John Kander and Fred Ebb produced two huge musical theatre hits (Cabaret and Chicago), hundreds of songs, and twenty musicals. At Farmers Alley Theatre this month, a cast of five professional actor-singer-dancers perform a wide range of the duo's material in And The World Goes Rounda revue show.

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December 8, 2014
9:32 am
Mon December 8, 2014

WestSouthwest December 8, 2014

State Capitol - file photo
Credit Melissa Benmark, WKAR

A Western Michigan University Professor's book on John Harvey Kellogg and a look at the Legislature's "lame duck" session on WestSouthwest. 

  

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State Legislature
9:32 am
Mon December 8, 2014

WSW: What Will Happen in Legislature's Lame Duck Session?

State Capitol - file photo
Credit Melissa Benmark, WKAR

Road funding is one of the major  issues that state lawmakers are trying to pass before the end of the year. 

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John Harvey Kellogg
9:31 am
Mon December 8, 2014

WSW: WMU Professor's Book on John Harvey Kellogg's Religion of Biologic Living

Western Michigan University Professor of Comparative Religion Brian C. Wilson says his research into the history of Battle Creek revealed a fascinating mix of religious faith.   

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Local Music
4:09 pm
Fri December 5, 2014

New KSO Assistant Conductor Makes Debut

Kalamazoo Symphony assistant conductor Daniel Brier
Credit danielbrier.com

Daniel Brier talks to Cara Lieurance about the many, varied duties of assistant conductor of the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra, and about his debut conducting How The Grinch Stole Christmas in a sold-out performance at Chenery Auditorium. 

  The Wisconsin native says he's pursued conducting from a young age, encouraged by the example of his musician father. He recently graduated from the University of Michigan, where he studied with Kenneth Kiesler.

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