Wednesday MidDay Medley
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90.1 FM KKFI – Kansas City Community Radio
Produced and Hosted by Mark Manning
Wednesday, June 6, 2012
That’s Soooo Gay! (Our Annual Gay Pride Show)
+ The Heartland Men’s Chorus + Barry Lee’s Beatles Tribute
+ The Kansas City Gay & Lesbian Film Festival
We celebrate The Pride Season with our annual show, “That’s Soooo Gay.” Mark plays music from: Charles Nelson Reilly, Paul Lynde, Noel Coward, Liberace, Harvey Fierstein, Divine, Dos Fallopia, David Bowie, The Flirtations, The Magnetic Fields, Lou Reed, John Cale, Scissor Sisters, Judy Garland, Al Franken, the Broadway cast of “Chorus Line,” Hedwig & The Angry Inch, Patti LaBelle, and The Kinsey Sicks.
At 10:30 Mark talks with Brent Husher, Project Development Coordinator and Jamie Rich, Director, of the Kansas City Gay & Lesbian Film Festival, June 22-28, 2012, at Tivoli Cinemas, in Westport. For more information, tickets & passes, or to watch trailers & previews, visit: KCGayFilmFest.com
At 11:10 Mark talks with Barry Lee host of 90.1 FM’s Signal to Noise presenting, “Another Evening With The Music of The Beatles,” Saturday, June 9, at 8:00 pm, at All Souls Church, 4501 Walnut, Kansas City, MO. featuring over 20 Kansas City and Lawrence area musicians coming together to play the music they love in a benefit for 90.1 FM KKFI. Tickets are $10 at the door. The evening features: Alan Wellman, Darrell Lea, Dan Mesh, Nate Holt, Eric Melin, Chad Rex, Cody Wyoming, Kasey Rausch, Vera Chuck & Dave with Lovely Rita, Kim Rausch McLaws, Mark Smeltzer, Jason Beers, Steve Wilson, Joey Skidmore, Jojo Longbottom, Elaine McMilian, Fast Johnny Ricker, and Kirk Scott. More info at kkfi.org.
At 11:30 at Mark talks with Dr. Joseph P. Nadeau, Artistic Director for Heartland Men’s Chorus, presenting “All You Need is Love: The Music of the Beatles,” June 16, at 7:30 pm and June 17, at 4:00 pm, at the Muriel Kauffman Theatre at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, 1601 Broadway, Kansas City, MO 64108. Choose your seats online at hmckc.org or call (816) 931-3338.
For many Queer Kids growing up in small towns, in rural areas, during the 1970s, The CBS broadcast of the annual Tony Awards was the biggest night of LGBT programming. We’ll also celebrate Broadway and feature songs from nominated and award winning musicals featured on the biggest Gay Pride Celebration of the year, The Tony Awards, this year on Sunday, June 10, at 7:00 on CBS Television!
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