Iowa Arts Showcase Saturday at 11 and 5

Jan 3, 2014

Join host Jacqueline Halbloom for this month's Iowa Arts Showcase at 11Am or 5PM. Her guests include Iowa native Robert Lindsay-Nassif, speaking about his acclaimed Off-Broadway musical, Opal, to be produced this month in Cedar Rapids. Then director Bill Ferrara tells us about the Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre's upcoming brand-new production of Carmen, which premieres this month; Robin Venter, Curator of Exhibits for Waterloo's Grout Museum, tells us about the “It’s Not Your Grandparent’s Farm, Or Is It?” exhibit; and Legion Arts co-founder and executive director John Herbert talks about the organization’s recent renaissance following the Cedar Rapids floods of 2008.

A scene from "Opal" by Robert Linsdsey-Nassif
Credit Lyric Stage Company, Dallas, TX