May 142017
 

Home Grown: Your Show about Local Art

On today’s Home Grown hosts David Vaughn Straughn and Clinton Johnston talk to Morgan Smith and Jenny Howard about Oak Grove’s unique model of outdoor theater. Then David and Devon Sproule reconnect after having been in the same high school choir. (Whoa!) Finally director and assistant director Bill Rough and Kelley de Villa thrown down some serious drama talk about one America’s great playwrights — Arthur Miller. Two shots at theater with a touch of great music on this Sunday’s Home Grown.

Home Grown is heard on 94.7 WPVC the Progressive Voice of Charlottesville, Sundays from 10am to 11.

May 072017
 

Home Grown: Your Show about Local Art

On this week’s Home Grown hosts Leslie M. Scott-Jones and Clinton Johnston talk to Kristin Chiaccia and Kristie Wood about workshops, pop-up salons, and the fun you can have with 200 degree wax at Second Street Gallery. Then it’s a conversation with artist and retreat leader Susan McCulley about how the combination of movement and mindful stillness can open us up to creativity in our art and in our lives. Finally, acting teacher and theater director Michael McGee talks about an impressive play set in (and talking about) repressive times — Frank Wedekind’s Spring Awakening playing now at Gorilla Theater.

Plus, we’ve got several shout outs, Mother’s Day suggestions, and an open letter to the “Day Job” — it’s all here on Home Grown: Your Show about Local Art.

Home Grown is heard on 94.7 WPVC the Progressive Voice of Charlottesville, Sundays from 10am to 11.

Apr 302017
 

Home Grown: Your Show about Local Art

On today’s Home Grown hosts Leslie M. Scott-Jones and Clinton Johnston talk with Miller Murray Susen from Four County Players about her upcoming show, Blithe Spririt. Then Leslie and Abigail Rinhyke discuss Christ Episcopal Church’s Bach’s Lunch series with organizer Alice Layman.

Home Grown is heard on 94.7 WPVC the Progressive Voice of Charlottesville, Sundays from 10am to 11.

Apr 232017
 

Home Grown: Your Show about Local Art

On today’s Home Grown hosts Leslie M. Scott Jones and Clinton Johnston talk with Nina Staeben about ballet in intimate spaces vs. large spaces and about how ballets can be constantly re-interpreted. Then we talk to two actors from ShenanArts’ upcoming Vietnam era production about their preparation for their show and the benefits and challenges of playing heady material.

Home Grown is heard on 94.7 WPVC the Progressive Voice of Charlottesville, Sundays from 10 a.m. to 11.

Feb 052017
 

Home Grown hosts Leslie M. Scott Jones and David Vaughn Straughn talk to local author Adriana Anders about her new book, Under Her Skin, and, it’s a special Visiting Artist Sunday as David and Leslie welcome Trae Crowder, the Liberal Redneck in town before his concert at the Southern Cafe and Music Hall on February 11th.

Home Grown is heard on WPVC 94.7 Sunday mornings at 10:00 a.m. The station is currently looking for volunteers.

Jan 292017
 

Home Grown hosts Clinton Johnston and Leslie M. Scott Jones talk to Linda Zuby from Four County Players, about their upcoming production of A.R. Gurney’s Love Letters and director Larry Goldstein and actor Deborah Arenstein talk about their upcoming show.

Home Grown is heard on WPVC 94.7 Sunday mornings at 10:00 a.m. The station is currently looking for volunteers.

Jan 222017
 

Jeyon Falsini

Home Grown hosts Clinton Johnston and Leslie M. Scott Jones talk to Jeyon Falsini from The Ante Room about downtown Charlottesville’s definitively multi-genre events space, and, DJ’double U talks about his deejay artistry.

Home Grown is heard on WPVC 94.7 Sunday mornings at 10:00 a.m. The station is currently looking for volunteers.

Jan 152017
 

Home Grown hosts Clinton Johnston and Leslie M. Scott Jones talk to Greg Brannock and Titus Marques about their joint exhibit at The Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative Portals and  Trailer Park Witchcraft, and Diana Black and Liz Leone talk about Songs for Ourselves, their benefit cabaret for Cat’s Cradle.

Home Grown is heard on WPVC 94.7 Sunday mornings at 10:00 a.m. The station is currently looking for volunteers.

Jan 082017
 

Home Grown hosts Clinton Johnston and Leslie M. Scott Jones talk to Thomas Hendricks, programs manager with The Piedmont Council for Arts about the PCA and what 2017 has in store, and, Alan Goffinski, new director of the Bridge Progressive Arts Institute provides an update on The Bridge.

Home Grown is heard on WPVC 94.7 Sunday mornings at 10:00 a.m. The station is currently looking for volunteers.

Jan 012017
 

Home Grown hosts Clinton Johnston and Leslie M. Scott Jones talk to local director Nathan Anderith about his upcoming adapted production of The Christmas Carol and Brian Wimer returns to talk about the IX Art Park after 2016 and what’s on tap for 2017.

Home Grown is heard on WPVC 94.7 Sunday mornings at 10:00 a.m. The station is currently looking for volunteers.

Dec 252016
 

Home Grown hosts Clinton Johnston and Leslie M. Scott Jones talk to Dr. Kristen Swenson about her new book, God of Earth: Discovering a Radical Ecological Christianity, and  Jesse Harper of Love Canon talks about the band’s music and their upcoming New Year’s Eve concert at the Jefferson Theatre. All of that and guest co-host Chris Baumer!

Home Grown is heard on WPVC 94.7 Sunday mornings at 10:00 a.m. The station is currently looking for volunteers.

Dec 182016
 

Home Grown hosts Clinton Johnston and Leslie M. Scott Jones talk to local arts history as theater artist Geri Schirmer about the now defunct, VIVA and their use of theater to combat acquaintance rape and relationship violence, and local artist Patrick Gibson talks about his current ceramics exhibition at Art on the Trax in Crozet.

Home Grown is heard on WPVC 94.7 Sunday mornings at 10:00 a.m. The station is currently looking for volunteers.