Arts & Culture

See play list below. I will try to include any geographical information if I can, such as country of origin or the nationality of the artist(s).

This week Kristina features a modern, lyrical Misa Flamenca by Curro and Carlos Piñana. 


To enjoy excerpts from this misa when Curro and Carlos performed it at the Nuevo Mundo Festival in Kraków in 2009, see below:


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This week's edition of Catalyst was pre-empted by Democracy Now's live coverage of the inauguration.  

You can find audio and video archives of the coverage at

Hosts: Dixie Treichel & John Townsend with Guest Mykel Pennington and a look back at 2016 with interview excerpts with Barbara Satin, Harry Waters Jr. and Lenny Hayes


Mykel Pennington, performer

THE PINK UNICORN by Elise Forier Edie

Directed by Meghan Gunderson, Performed by Mykel Pennington – one woman show, Produced by 20% Theatre Company Twin Cities

Prerecorded show with Sarah smith, Talking about dyslexia.  Sarah is a tutor for dyslexic children, Former Board Member for the Upper Midwest Branch of the International Dyslexia Association, and a parent of two dyslexic children.

Episode 20 – Fervent Prospects Unfolding

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Stories by Scott Carrier, Joe Frank, & Howard Dully