Arts

A Sound Mind

Meet the man behind the big concert sound of rock legends such as The Who, Grateful Dead and Joe Walsh, sound engineer Bob Heil. Award winning segment of State of the Arts.

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An Evening With David Halen and Friends Live, September 2011

St. Louis Symphony concertmaster David Halen invites musical friends to help kick-off the second annual American Arts Experience-St. Louis.  This exciting multi-media event will also highlight events and organizations participating in the American Arts Experience-St. Louis festival.

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Nature Abhors A….

…but they love, love, LOVE them here.

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Reviews of Secret Garden, Bye Bye Birdie, and others: August 11, 2011

Bob Wlicox and Gerry Kowarsky’s theater reviews from August 11, 2011 include two shows from the Muny

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American Idol in StL, Frank Lloyd Wright House at Epsworth Park, & Dog Days of Summer at Laumeier Sculpture Park, August 2011

The newest episode of State of the Arts comes to you from Grand Center, St. Louis’ arts and entertainment district. Big changes are in the works for this lively district. Watch this episode to learn about the “Grand Plan.”

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What is HEC-TV Live!

Ever wonder what HEC-TV Live! is? Want to know more? This will give you all of the information you need!

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Read Green Grow

A film looking at three free local children’s programs.

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Reviews of Little Shop of Horrors, Singin’ in the Rain, and others: July 26, 2011

Bob Wilcox and Gerry Kowarsky review St. Louis theater from July 26, 2011

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Gateway Guardians

A documentary film on the homeless pet population of East St. Louis.

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Dream of the Pacific

This opera celebrates the 200th anniversary of the Lewis and Clark expedition and gives young people a chance to appreciate an opera performed in English.

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A Tribute to Mae Wheeler

“Lady Jazz” Mae Wheeler tribute at Sheldon Concert Hall.

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U City Sleuths

A hundred years ago, E.G. Lewis’ utopian vision was to create an town where like-minded people of diverse backgrounds interact. This town became known as University City

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Arts

Part 4, 2011

See how K-12 students transformed into actors, photographers, editors and graphic artists to create short films. This program also showcases dozens of their impressive films in their entirety.

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Part 3, 2011

K-12 students transformed into actors, photographers, editors and graphic artists to create short films.

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Part 2, 2011

Parkway Digital Film Fest showcases talent from Parkway School District

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Part 1, 2011

See how K-12 students transformed into actors, photographers, editors and graphic artists to create short films. This program also showcases dozens of their impressive films in their entirety.

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ArtsCommunity & Culture

Saxophone, June 2011

Much of the saxophone music we hear in jazz is played on the tenor sax, yet there is a wide array of saxophones. In this installment of Building Blocks of Jazz Phil Dunlap and his guest Andy Ament discuss the history and variety of this classic instrument and how it works.

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Rare Archival Footage Found!

Well, but it could have been…the way ol' Abner meant it to be played.

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2011

FOCUS St. Louis gave awards to 20 organizations and individuals who are making a positive impact in the St. Louis community

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Wallace Herndon Smith: Artist Without Boundaries

A biographical profile celebrating the life and work of the prolific 20th Century American artist, Wallace Herndon Smith.

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Value of The Arts

Join HEC-TV for a look at the value of the arts in St. Louis-what they mean to our economy and society, plus hear from Dana Gioia, the Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts.

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To Dance Again: Parkinson’s Meets Tango

Explores how the three-minute love story known as tango improves the lives of Parkinson’s patients, while telling a personal story about living with the disease.

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2010

St. Louis Philharmonic Holiday Pops Concert 2010 Featuring the St. Louis Philharmonic Orchestra, Kirkwood Children’s Chorale, Lindenwood University Chorus and St. Louis Community College at Meramce Chorus, this concert features holiday favorites from the Touhill Performing Arts Center.

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St. Louis Art Museum

Saint Louis Art Museum Director Brent R. Benjamin and architect David Chipperfield.

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Enchantment of Dreams

From the Opera Theatre of Saint Louis this libretto by Michael Patrick Albano with music by Cary John Franklin and co-commissioned with Washington National Opera, this charming work juxtaposes the whimsical and mystical qualities of dreams with the real growth struggles of contemporary children.

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Noteworthy: The John Donald Robb Story

Delve into the life of American composer and Southwest Folk music enthusiast John Donald Robb. Discover the local connection between Robb, the St. Louis McDonnell’s and UM-SL.

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Music Across The State Festival

A concert featuring The St. Louis Symphony Youth Orchestra and The Youth Symphony of Kansas City.

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The Bosman Twins, June 2011

The saxophone is the featured instrument and topic for this installment of I Love Jazz with Don Wolff. Rising Star of Jazz with Adam Larson.

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More Than A Banana Skirt

Learn about the life, loves and civil rights causes that impacted Josephine Baker’s life from surviving family members and others who have been touched by this multi-faceted entertainer.

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Fashion Icon

Enjoy a front row view as you travel through the decades of Baker’s glamorous costume and wardrobe collection at a fashion show hosted by the Sheldon and Mary Strauss.

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Coming Home

Take a personal tour of the Sheldon’s special exhibit with curator Olivia Lahs-Gonzales.

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O Pioneers!

An opera about a strong, independent woman who gives up love to take over her father’s farm.

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Reviews of A Chorus Line, The Immigrant, Just Desserts, and others: June 14, 2011

June 14, 2011 reviews of St. Louis theater from Bob Wilcox and Gerry Kowarsky.

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Upper Crust

This class is a toss up.

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Big Big News

Road trip to the area's biggest attractions and distractions.

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Things to do in St. Louis

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