WWI http://wvxu.org en A local and historical look at World War I in this 100th anniversary year http://wvxu.org/post/local-and-historical-look-world-war-i-100th-anniversary-year <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 08:00:05 +0000 Jay Hanselman 29094 at http://wvxu.org A local and historical look at World War I in this 100th anniversary year Cincinnati Opera's next production is "Silent Night" http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-operas-next-production-silent-night <p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.cincinnatiopera.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Cincinnati Opera</a></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is preparing for its first production of </span><a href="http://www.cincinnatiopera.org/performances/silent-night/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Silent Night</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, based on the movie </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Joyeux Noel</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, recounting the story of WWI soldiers celebrating Christmas together in the midst of battle. Composer </span><a href="http://www.kevinputs.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Kevin Puts</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> tells our Anne Arenstein about this story and how he went about writing this, his first opera.</span></p><p> Fri, 04 Jul 2014 05:00:25 +0000 Anne Arenstein 28495 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati Opera's next production is "Silent Night" MamLuft & Co. Dance presents "The Tragedy of Time" at the CAM http://wvxu.org/post/mamluft-co-dance-presents-tragedy-time-cam <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Frank Johnson has a reminder about the upcoming </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">MamLuft &amp; Co. Dance</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> performance of </span><a href="http://mamluftcodance.org/14tragedyoftime/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>The Tragedy of Time</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, their contribution to the </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Cincinnati Remembers WWI</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> effort.</span></p><p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 05:00:10 +0000 Frank Johnson 27849 at http://wvxu.org MamLuft & Co. Dance presents "The Tragedy of Time" at the CAM "Hero of the Angry Sky" http://wvxu.org/post/hero-angry-sky <p><strong>Geoffrey Rossano</strong> is the award-winning editor of the acclaimed book <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Hero-Angry-Sky-S-Ingalls-Americas/dp/0821420186/ref=sr_1_sc_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1367601447&amp;sr=8-1-spell&amp;keywords=heo+of+the+angry+sky"><strong>Hero of the Angry Sky: The World War I Diary and Letters of David S. Ingalls, America's First Naval Ace</strong></a>. As Brian O’Donnell learns, David Ingalls had Cincinnati roots: his mother’s side of the family were Taft’s. Ingalls died in 1985, but this book traces his incredible naval career in his own words.</p><p> Fri, 10 May 2013 05:32:35 +0000 Brian O'Donnell 12243 at http://wvxu.org "Hero of the Angry Sky"