This Wednesday’s Show – October 5, 2011

Wednesday MidDay Medley
TEN to NOON Wednesdays – Streaming at
90.1 FM KKFI – Kansas City Community Radio
Produced and Hosted by Mark Manning

Wednesday, October 5, 2011

New & Local Releases + Laurie Anderson in Kansas City
+ Spinning Tree Theatre’s “Year of Magical Thinking”

Laurie Anderson performs Transitory Life at The Kauffman Center for Performing Arts, October 9, in Helzberg Hall

Peggy Friesen and Michael Grayman of Spinning Tree Theatre talk about the KC premiere of Joan Didion's "Year of Magical Thinking"

Mark plays New & Local releases from: The Grisly Hand, The Wilders, Howard Iceberg & The Titanics, Kristie Stremel & The 159ers, Soley, St. Vincent, Laurie Anderson, Wilco, Com Truise, Little Dragon, Purity Ring, Greg Brown, Tom Russell, Jono McCleery, Veronica Falls, and others.

At 10:00, Bess Wallerstein joins us to talk about the Vanguard Series at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts which starts with Laurie Anderson, on Sunday, October 9, 2011 at 7:00 PM in Helzberg Hall. We’ll feature music from laurie’s latest recording and a special message she recorded, just for us in Kansas City! For more information or 816-994-7222.

At 11:15, Mark talks with actress Peggy Friesen and director Michael Grayman, from Spinning Tree Theatre, Kansas City’s newest professional theatre company, who are producing the KC premiere of Joan Didion’s “The Year of Magical Thinking.” The play will run October 10-23, at The Living Room, 1818 McGee in Kansas City. Performances are Wednesdays through Sundays. For more information you can visit:

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