SCPA http://wvxu.org en A preview of the current Cincinnati Opera season with Artistic Director Evans Mirageas http://wvxu.org/post/preview-current-cincinnati-opera-season-artistic-director-evans-mirageas <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>A Spanish beauty spurns her lover; enemy soldiers celebrate Christmas Eve together on the Western Front during WW; a god tries to woo a young maiden; and a geisha falls in love with an American naval officer. It'’s the current season of the <a href="http://www.cincinnatiopera.com/"><strong>Cincinnati Opera</strong></a>, starting off with <strong>Carmen</strong>. <a href="http://www.evansmirageas.com"><strong>Evans Mirageas</strong></a>, the Harry T. Wilks Artistic Director of the <strong>Cincinnati Opera</strong>, joins us to share highlights of this season'’s offerings.</p><p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Mark Perzel 28156 at http://wvxu.org A preview of the current Cincinnati Opera season with Artistic Director Evans Mirageas Cincinnati native talks about his life and career as a high-powered entertainment lawyer http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-native-talks-about-his-life-and-career-high-powered-entertainment-lawyer <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Anne </span>Arenstein<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> welcomes </span>SCPA<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and </span>CCM<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> alum </span><a href="http://www.foxrothschild.com/attorneys/darrell-miller.html" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Darrell D. Miller</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, recently featured in </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Variety</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> as one of the world’s leading entertainment attorneys. He was recently in Cincinnati to talk with students about his local education, practicing entertainment law in Hollywood, and some of his more notable clients, including fellow </span>SCPA<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> grad </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Rocky Carroll</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 05:00:15 +0000 Anne Arenstein 27501 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati native talks about his life and career as a high-powered entertainment lawyer SCPA Celebrates its 40th http://wvxu.org/post/scpa-celebrates-its-40th <p>Founded in 1973, <a href="http://www.scpak12.org/" target="_blank">The School for Creative and Performing Arts </a>provides students with top-notch academic instruction along with pre-professional training in the arts. More high-profile alumni include Sarah Jessica Parker, Carmen Electra, Drew and Nick Lachey. But SCPA graduates perform on TV, Broadway, and in movies, work as producers, editors and make-up artists, and find success in more “traditional” fields, as teachers, accountants, marketers and the like. <a href="http://www.scpafriends.org/" target="_blank">The School for Creative and Performing Arts</a> Principal, Steven Brokamp, and Artistic Director Dr. Isadore Rudnick join us to discuss the school and its history, as it prepares to<a href="http://www.scpak12.org/helpful_links/news/05_celebration_40_-_scpas_40th_anniversary_celebration" target="_blank"> celebrate its 40<sup>th</sup> anniversary</a>. Fri, 25 Apr 2014 10:30:00 +0000 Mark Perzel 25886 at http://wvxu.org SCPA Celebrates its 40th Mayerson Family Foundation Artistic Excellence Program http://wvxu.org/post/mayerson-family-foundation-artistic-excellence-program <p><strong>Jeff Seibert</strong>, the grants officer for Cincinnati’s <a href="http://mayersonfoundation.org/"><strong>Mayerson Family Foundation</strong></a>, joins our Frank Johnson to talk about their <a href="http://mayersonfoundation.org/AreasofInterest/TheArts/tabid/615/Default.aspx"><strong>Artistic Excellence Program</strong></a> which includes an artist-in-residence and a master class component, exposing students at the School for Creative and Performing Arts to some of today’s finest artists and performers. Acclaimed saxophonist <strong>Jimmy Heath</strong> recently conducted a master class which was captured on this<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4haYvdfLPiM"> YouTube video</a>.</p><p> Sat, 19 Oct 2013 05:00:20 +0000 Frank Johnson 18441 at http://wvxu.org Mayerson Family Foundation Artistic Excellence Program New Philip Glass opera, "Galileo Galilei," coming to SCPA http://wvxu.org/post/new-philip-glass-opera-galileo-galilei-coming-scpa <p>The <a href="http://www.cincinnatiopera.org/"><strong>Cincinnati Opera</strong></a> will perform the Philip Glass opera, <a href="http://www.cincinnatiopera.org/performances/galileo-galilei/"><strong>Galileo Galilei</strong></a>, in its new second home, the intimate <a href="http://www.scpak12.org/"><strong>Corbett Theater at Cincinnati’s School for Creative and Performing Arts</strong></a>. Anne Arenstein welcomes in two of the three cast members from this brand-new production: <strong>Richard Troxell</strong>, and <strong>Alexandra Schoeny</strong> to talk about the Glass score and performing in the smaller SCPA space.</p><p> Fri, 05 Jul 2013 05:32:25 +0000 Anne Arenstein 14298 at http://wvxu.org New Philip Glass opera, "Galileo Galilei," coming to SCPA