Arts & Culture


Thu September 6, 2012
Knights At Night

Swordfights After Sunset: The Shire Of Vulpine Reach

The Honorable Lord Faelan Haraldsson explains the after-dark battle.

At the Shire of Vulpine Reach's torchlight tournament, male and female warriors fight after dark in a realistic recreation of medieval combat.  Hear the battle.


Sun September 2, 2012
Arts & Culture

Shock Theatre Revives Horror Film Hosting in Chattanooga

Jack Gray has donned a tuxedo and dark eye shadow to bring the character Dr. Shock back from the grave.   He has revived Tommy Reynold's character from the 1960's and 70's late night television show in Chattanooga.

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Fri August 31, 2012


Thu August 30, 2012
Ideas Wanted

Allied Arts Giving Grants To Unite Communities Through Art

If you've got an idea for a new cultural festival--one that would attract crowds who normally pass up the arts--then Allied Arts of Greater Chattanooga might fund it.

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Wed August 29, 2012


Sun August 26, 2012
Arts & Culture

Chattanooga Theatre Centre opens 89th Season

CTC opens 2012-13 Season with 'Cabaret' on the Main Stage.    Season Subscriptions will be available through September 7th, 2012.  


Fri August 24, 2012
Building The Future

The Urban Design Challenge Is Over. Now What?

Six teams of architects created six concept designs to improve various city blocks and neighborhoods downtown.  It was part of a year-long contest called The Urban Design Challenge.  In this segment, we discuss what it would take to make these designs real.


Fri August 24, 2012
Famous In A Small Town

Make-A-Wish Grants A Night Of Stardom To Teen Singer

Michelle Stratton poses in a publicity photo.
Make A Wish Foundation of East Tennessee

Michelle Stratton, a Red Bank sophomore, loves singing country music.  She's been diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, a condition that affects her lungs and impairs her breathing.  Despite that, she sings loud and proud.  Saturday, August 25th, she'll sing country music hits at the UTC Fine Arts Center.  The concert is free and open to the public.

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Thu August 23, 2012
Arts & Culture

Calling for 10 minute playwrights

The third annual Ten for Tenn Play Festival presented by the Fine Arts and Theater Department of Tennessee Wesleyan College has extended the deadline for script submissions. 

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Wed August 22, 2012


Sun August 19, 2012
Arts & Culture

Theater for the New South Revives Ancient Greek 'Medea'

Lizzie Chazen as Medea

With a cast of nine, Director Blake Harris has set this production of Euripides's ‘Medea’ in the 1930′s during the Dust Bowl on a military base in America.

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Wed August 15, 2012
Arts & Culture

Shaggin' in the Scenic City

The Choo Choo Shag Club is hosting their annual fundraiser, Shag Tracks, August 16 - 18 in Chattanooga. 

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Sun August 12, 2012
Arts & Culture

'Reel Old School' Doc Screening August 13th

Mise en Scenesters has teamed up with the Chattanooga Film Society to screen Reel Old School, a documentary that features Steve Albini and other producers discussing how digital recording and the Internet have changed the recording industry.  Two Chattanooga college students created it.  The screening is August 13th at the downtown YMCA. 

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Fri August 10, 2012


Thu August 9, 2012
Words Speak

Somewhere Between Jazz and Poetry: Tromboetry

Demetrius Daniel combines spoken-word performances--vibrant, original verse--with trombone riffs, snapping and singing.  He calls it Tromboetry, and he performed in our studios recently.

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