Powell Hall http://news.stlpublicradio.org en St. Louis Remains A Stronghold For Dr. King's Dream http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-remains-stronghold-dr-kings-dream <p>Thousands of St. Louis-area residents celebrated the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with ceremonies, music and marches over the three-day weekend.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Christ Church Cathedral in downtown St. Louis hosted readings on Monday of King's writings, sermons and speeches from the same pulpit where he once preached 50 years ago.</span></p> Tue, 21 Jan 2014 00:51:02 +0000 Joseph Leahy 33145 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis Remains A Stronghold For Dr. King's Dream King Day march will close downtown, midtown streets on Monday http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/king-day-march-will-close-downtown-midtown-streets-monday <p>If you&#39;re planning to be in downtown St. Louis for the Cardinals&#39; Winter Warm-Up or other events on Monday, you&#39;ll need to take note of the following road closures for the Martin Luther <a href="http://stlouis-mo.gov/events/eventdetails.cfm?Event_ID=3608">King Day march</a>.</p><p>Closures along the route will begin at 10:30 a.m.&nbsp;Assembly for the parade, which goes from the Old Courthouse to Powell Symphony Hall, begins at 11 a.m. at the Courthouse, and marchers will step off at 11:30 a.m.</p><p>The route is as follows:</p> Sat, 14 Jan 2012 22:12:24 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 2861 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org King Day march will close downtown, midtown streets on Monday Ira Glass explains his decision to sound different http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/ira-glass-explains-his-decision-sound-different <p>Today on <a href="http://www.stlpublicradio.org/programs/slota/archivedetail.php?showid=4562"><em>St. Louis on the Air</em></a>, we got a little peek at what Ira Glass fans can expect <a href="http://www.stlpublicradio.org/ira/">this weekend at Powell Hall.&nbsp; </a>The voice behind PRI&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.thisamericanlife.org/">This American Life</a> will recreate moments from the show live on stage with the distinctive sounds, voices, and music TAL fans have come to know-- but there won&rsquo;t be any fancy mixing console or many recognizable radio props on stage.&nbsp; Glass says, &ldquo;I&rsquo;ll run it all from my iPad.&quot;</p><p> Wed, 15 Jun 2011 21:59:51 +0000 Libby Franklin 1443 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Ira Glass explains his decision to sound different St. Louis Symphony Extra - Feb. 12, 2011 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-symphony-extra-feb-12-2011 <p>Listening to our broadcast of the <a href="http://www.stlsymphony.org/">St. Louis Symphony</a> on Saturday, Feb. 12?</p><p>When it airs, you can follow along with the <a href="http://www.stlsymphony.org/concert/index.htm#021111">featured Mozart Arias</a> - in English!</p><p>Below is your very own version of the insert included in the program distributed for the performance at Powell Hall.</p><p>And while you wait for the performance, <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&amp;v=XpMw2IfkHP0">check out the St. Louis Symphony rehearsing for Saturday's show</a>.</p><p>Happy listening!</p><p>(Click <a href="http://www.stlpublicradio.org/listen.php">here</a> to listen to the broadcast)</p><p><a href="http://www.scribd.com/doc/48660090/Mozart-Arias-Translations-St-Louis-Symphony" style="margin: 12px auto 6px; font: 14px Helvetica,Arial,Sans-serif; display: block; text-decoration: underline;" title="View Mozart Arias Translations - St. Louis Symphony on Scribd">Mozart Arias Translations - St. Louis Symphony </a> <object data="http://d1.scribdassets.com/ScribdViewer.swf" id="doc_608886156961527" name="doc_608886156961527" style="outline: medium none;" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" width="400" height="600"> <param name="movie" value="http://d1.scribdassets.com/ScribdViewer.swf"> <param name="wmode" value="opaque"> <param name="bgcolor" value="#ffffff"> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="always"> <param name="FlashVars" value="document_id=48660090&amp;access_key=key-2cobf2fgee04znxa1tw1&amp;page=1&amp;viewMode=list"> <embed allowfullscreen="true" allowscriptaccess="always" bgcolor="#ffffff" id="doc_608886156961527" name="doc_608886156961527" src="http://d1.scribdassets.com/ScribdViewer.swf?document_id=48660090&amp;access_key=key-2cobf2fgee04znxa1tw1&amp;page=1&amp;viewMode=list" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="opaque" width="400" height="600"> </object></p><p> Fri, 11 Feb 2011 23:28:00 +0000 Kelsey Proud 517 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis Symphony Extra - Feb. 12, 2011