Join maestro Edward Benyas for a preview of the Southern Illinois Symphony Orchestra's 2019-2020 season. Feturing the works of Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven, Mahler, and Grieg along with Handel's Messiah, Stars of Altgeld, and Southern at 150.
The Southern Illinois Symphony and SIU-Carbondale University Choir will join the Southeast Missouri Symphony, University Choir and Choral Union to perform Verdi's "Requiem" at Southeast Missouri State University's River Campus.
WSIU's Brad Palmer talks with Cedarhurst Center for the Arts Director of Development Hillary Esser about a new campaign called Kimball's Habitat to raise awareness and funding for its unique outdoor sculpture park.
The Second Annual Shawnee Shorts Midwestern Film Festival is later this month.
Mike Ricci, the co-organizer, says the fest is held to showcase talent in the Midwest. The festival will again be held at the Historical Liberty Theater in Murphysboro, which Ricci says is an ideal location.