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A weekly spotlight on arts activities in Central Illinois. Each week, host Jenn Gordon of Arts Partners of Central Illinois talks with area actors, musicians, artists and community leaders about an upcoming arts event.Out and About is supported, in part, by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency.

Out and About WCBU Peoria Public Radio

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A weekly spotlight on arts activities in Central Illinois. Each week, host Jenn Gordon of Arts Partners of Central Illinois talks with area actors, musicians, artists and community leaders about an upcoming arts event.Out and About is supported, in part, by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency.

    GlobalFest Central Illinois: A festival celebrating diversity, culture and community

    GlobalFest Central Illinois: A festival celebrating diversity, culture and community

    On this week's episode of Out and About, Angela Weck, Executive Director of the Peoria Area World Affairs Council, and Elena Gabor, Associate Professor of Communication at Bradley University talk about Central Illinois GlobalFest 2023.

    • 8 min
    Renowned Harlem Quartet joins the Heartland Festival Orchestra to perform 'West Side Stories'

    Renowned Harlem Quartet joins the Heartland Festival Orchestra to perform 'West Side Stories'

    On this week's episode of Out and About David Commanday, artistic director of the Heartland Festival Orchestra, joins Jody Holtz in the studio to talk about the HFO's upcoming concert, 'West Side Stories'.

    • 8 min
    'Gypsy: A Musical Fable' highlights the ultimate stage mom and the world of show business

    'Gypsy: A Musical Fable' highlights the ultimate stage mom and the world of show business

    On this week's episode of Out and About, Director Chip Joyce joins WCBU's Jody Holtz to talk about Peoria Players Theatre's upcoming production of 'Gypsy: A Musical Fable'.

    • 7 min
    ‘Cadillac Crew’ shines light on overlooked part of history

    ‘Cadillac Crew’ shines light on overlooked part of history

    On this week’s episode of Out and About, Paula Graves and Tameka Mason join host Jenn Gordon to talk about Corn Stock Theatre’s upcoming production Cadillac Crew.

    • 7 min
    The Penguins take the stage in 'Footloose' the musical - youth edition

    The Penguins take the stage in 'Footloose' the musical - youth edition

    On this week's episode of Out and About, WCBU's Jody Holtz sits in for Jenn Gordon to talk with Dr. Andrew Morgan, founder of The Penguin Project, about their upcoming production of 'Footloose' the musical - youth edition.

    • 7 min
    An American Family Christmas features sacred and seasonal classics in annual choral concert

    An American Family Christmas features sacred and seasonal classics in annual choral concert

    On this week’s episode of Out and About, Dr. Joseph Henry and guest artist Angela Born from the Peoria Area Civic Chorale join host Jenn Gordon to talk about An American Family Christmas!

    • 7 min

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