From The Studio

Interviews and performances from inside the KPBX studio. Please click the headline for expanded text and/or audio.

Spokane Public Radio

Verne speaks with virtuoso violinist James Buswell in anticipation of his three performances this weekend: 

Friday, May 4th, 2018: 7:30 PM at the Salvation Army Kroc Center in Coeur d'Alene

Saturday, May 5th, 2018: 2:00 PM at the Salvation Army Kroc Center in Coeur d'Alene. 

Sunday, May 6th, 2018: 4:00 PM at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Foxin Spokane. 

Spokane Public Radio

Cast and crew from Stage Left Theater's production of "Kids Korner" meet in the KPBX studio today to talk to Verne. 

"Kids Korner" is a series of plays written by first graders and performed by adults. 

More information is available at Stage Left Theater's website

Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox

Taylor Hillary Boykins, Tommy Bocchi and Timothy Westerhaus visit with Verne in anticipation of their  performance this Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at 7:30 PM. 

More information is available at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox website. 

Spokane Public Radio

Verne visits with a group from Spokane Civic Theatre's production of Misalliance. The play is about the mismatched arrangements between people. 

Performance Dates and Times: 
April 27 - May 20, 2018

Curtain times: 

Thursday - Saturday: 7:30 PM

Sunday: 2:00 PM

More information is available at Spokane Civic Theatre's website.

Spokane Public Radio

KPBX studio features members of United States Air Force Band of the Golden West from Travis Air Force Base. The brass band joined Verne in the KPBX studio in anticipation of their upcoming performance at two different locations in Spokane. 

Two upcoming events in Spokane:

Travis Brass at the Fox: Friday, April 27th, 2018 at 8:00 PM at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox. 

Spokane Public Radio

Verne interviews some cast and crew of "Children of Eden" (Stephen Schwartz, composer). The production opens this Friday, April 20th, 2018 at 7:30 PM at the KROC center in Coeur d' Alene, Idaho.

Children of Eden is described as "A joyous and inspirational musical about parents, children and faith... not to mention centuries of unresolved family business". 

More information available at Aspire Community Theatre's website.

Spokane Public Radio

Jeff Vom Saal, Spokane Symphony Executive Director speaks with Verne about the production of West Side Story at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox this weekend, Friday, April 20th, 2018 at 8:00 PM and Saturday, April 21st at 8:00 PM. 

This weekend's production is is a collaborative effort of Spokane Civic Theatre and Spokane Symphony. More information is available at Spokane Symphony's website

Soprano, Madeline McNeill will perform in recital this Friday evening, along with Emily Willett and Deanna Joy, also Sopranos, and accompanied by Janet Dodd, Pianist, and Caroline Bickford, Cellist.

This morning, Madeline spoke with Verne in the studio, and performed a preview of her program.

The Recital will take place at the Steinway Gallery, 13418 E Nora in Spokane Valley, and is free and open to the Public

Spokane Public Radio

Verne shares a deeply insightful interview with Mateusz Wolski, Spokane Symphony Concertmaster about the upcoming performance entitled "Love's Inspiration". The performance will feature pieces by J.S. Bach, Johannes Brahms and Robert Shumann.   

Show times are 8:00 PM on Saturday, April 14th, 2018

and

3:00 PM on Sunday, April 15th, 2018. 

More information is available at the Spokane Symphony website

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