In this week’s episode, Fiona Davis dazzles us with her new book “The Spectacular,” the first bridge across the Mississippi River in St. Louis and why many were leery of it, the largest and most diversified collection of building artifacts in the U.S., an expert at Siteman warns that men need to be careful because they have a higher risk of developing melanoma, a Saint Louis Art Fair artist creating thought provoking pieces examining the future of e-waste, a program at the St. Louis County Library that allows the community to check out telescopes to explore the night sky, and the set designer for The Muny’s “Beauty and the Beast” talks about what goes into creating this on-stage work of art.
High Kicks & High Crimes: Fiona Davis Dazzles us with “The Spectacular”
In Fiona Davis’ “The Spectacular,” a young dancer risks everything to pursue her dreams and stop a serial bomber in 1950’s New York.
History Spotlight: Eads Bridge
Completed in 1874, Eads Bridge was the first bridge across the Mississippi River in St. Louis.
Introducing the National Building Arts Center
The National Building Arts Center houses the nation’s largest and most diversified collection of building artifacts as well as an extensive research library.
Summer Heat, Sun and Skin Cancer Prevention! The Differences Between Men and Women
Find out about the types of skin cancer and the best approach to skin cancer prevention, including sunscreen recommendations.
Meet the Artist: Josh Galvin Clark
Mixed Media Artist Josh Galvin Clark utilizes electronics, resin, and crystals to create thought provoking pieces examining the future of e-waste in an ongoing body of work he calls “Anomalism.”
Visit www.joshgalvinart.com for more information.
Telescopes for the Community
A program at the St. Louis County Library allows the community to check out telescopes to explore the night sky.
Behind the Creatives: Set Designer
The scenery can make theater magical and transformative. We talk with a set designer and take a look at what goes into creating this on-stage work of art.