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Welcome to St Louis In Tune, where we size up current and historic events involving people, places, and things in areas such as the arts, crime, education, employment, faith, finance, food, history, housing, humor, justice, and sports. The interviews on our weekly podcast get down to brass tacks. We originate from and connect the Gateway City to our country's current cultural fabric and lives. The show is co-hosted by Arnold Stricker and Mark Langston.

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    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 2 Ratings

Welcome to St Louis In Tune, where we size up current and historic events involving people, places, and things in areas such as the arts, crime, education, employment, faith, finance, food, history, housing, humor, justice, and sports. The interviews on our weekly podcast get down to brass tacks. We originate from and connect the Gateway City to our country's current cultural fabric and lives. The show is co-hosted by Arnold Stricker and Mark Langston.

    The Bee Play

    The Bee Play

    The 2022 season of The J’s New Jewish Theatre (NJT) features the world premiere of https://jccstl.com/event/new-jewish-theatre-presents-the-bee-play/2022-09-17/ (The Bee Play). The Bee Play, by playwright Elizabeth Savage, is a story of what dreams, anxieties, hopes, and forgiveness might look like in the 21st century. We talked with https://www.milesbrenton.com/ (Miles Brenton) who portrays 18-year-old Carver Washington, a brilliant black Bronx beekeeper. He meets Devora, a recent Yale graduate, amidst his beekeeping on the roof and they share hopes and anxieties amidst the immediate world around them and below.
    Missourian https://www.history.com/topics/black-history/george-washington-carver (George Washington Carver) was one of the inspirations for the play. The production is directed by Sarah Whitney, who is making her NJT directorial.
    This is Season 5! For more episodes, go to https://stlintune.com/ (stlintune.com)
    #NJT #milesbrenton #thebeeplay #georgewashingtoncarver #newjewishtheatre #worldpremiere

    • 21 min
    Main Street St. Charles, MO: A Walk Through History

    Main Street St. Charles, MO: A Walk Through History

    History comes alive in St. Charles, and according to a longtime resident, history enthusiast, and author https://www.reedypress.com/author/kienzle/valerie-battle-kienzle/ (Valerie Battle Kienzle), the best way to experience Main Street and nearby areas is on foot. So, grab a pair of comfortable walking shoes, slip this St. Charles walking tour into your backpack or purse, and prepare to be wowed. You will need this to guide you; https://www.reedypress.com/shop/main-street-st-charles-a-walk-through-history/ (Main Street St. Charles, MO: A Walk Through History.)
    This is Season 5! For more episodes, go to https://stlintune.com/ (stlintune.com)
    #stcharlesmo #stcharles #missouri #lewisandclark #missouririver #walkingtour

    • 20 min
    Tower Grove Park: Common Ground and Grateful Shade Since 1872

    Tower Grove Park: Common Ground and Grateful Shade Since 1872

    In the late 1860s, philanthropist Henry Shaw focused on creating the first large park in St. Louis. His vision was a Victorian showplace full of verdant trees, shading pavilions, and music and cultural amenities. He wanted Tower Grove Park to be used for the enjoyment of all classes in the city. 150 years after its founding, Tower Grove Park continues to fill that role in the lives of St. Louisans and the rest of the region.
    In https://www.reedypress.com/shop/tower-grove-park-common-ground-and-grateful-shade-since-1872/ (Tower Grove Park: Common Ground and Grateful Shade Since 1872), author https://www.reedypress.com/author/doyle/amanda-e-doyle/ (Amanda E. Doyle) captures an illustrated history of the park with photographs, descriptions, and stories that have never been seen or heard before.
    This is Season 5! For more episodes, go to https://stlintune.com/ (stlintune.com)
    #towergrovepark #stlouis #henryshaw #bandstand #victorianera #citypark

    • 48 min
    The Farm Table to the Gilded Table: White Haven and The Campbell House

    The Farm Table to the Gilded Table: White Haven and The Campbell House

    https://www.campbellhousemuseum.org/event/the-farm-table-to-the-gilded-table/ (The Farm Table to The Gilded Table), Sunday, September 25, 2022, is a culinary celebration honoring Ulysses S. Grant’s Bicentennial that will include historically inspired foods, libations, and entertainment at both https://www.campbellhousemuseum.org/ (The Campbell House) and https://www.nps.gov/places/white-haven.htm (White Haven). Guests will move between the two historic sites (White Haven: Ulysses S. Grant home-Campbell House Museum: where Grant was a frequent guest) and will dine on historic recipes given a new twist by local celebrity chefs.
    Food historian Suzanne Corbett and Andy Hahn, executive director of The Campbell House Museum discuss the upcoming event in which proceeds benefit the Campbell House Museum and the Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site.
    This is Season 5! For more episodes, go to https://stlintune.com/ (stlintune.com)
    #usgrant #Stlouis #whitehaven #campbellhousemuseum #guildedage #farm #food #foodhistorian #history

    • 45 min
    Ready to Wear: A History of the Footwear and Garment Industries in St. Louis

    Ready to Wear: A History of the Footwear and Garment Industries in St. Louis

    https://www.reedypress.com/shop/ready-to-wear-a-history-of-the-footwear-and-garment-industries-in-st-louis/ (Ready to Wear) is the story of two wearable industries in St. Louis, Missouri—footwear and garments, alike in their end products but drastically different in their production processes. The book takes a unique look at footwear and clothing through factual narrative, seldom-told stories, and detailed vintage images.
    Through historical narrative, personal connection, and local lore, https://www.reedypress.com/author/kienzle/valerie-battle-kienzle/ (Valerie Battle Kienzle) transports the reader to the Washington Avenue of yesteryear nicknamed Shoe Street USA—located in the heart of downtown. The book uncovers a surprising fashion industry hub right in the heart of the Midwest and delivers a lengthy and impressive history of renowned fashion innovators on every page.
    Order here: https://stlfashionbook.com/ (Ready to Wear)
    This is Season 5! For more episodes, go to https://stlintune.com/ (stlintune.com)
    #fashion #washingtonavenue #washave #stlouis #footwear #garmentindustry

    • 41 min
    Wine & Jazz Under the Stars

    Wine & Jazz Under the Stars

    We talked with https://classic1073.org/meet-our-team/ (Kathy Lawton Brown) from https://classic1073.org/ (Classic 107.3) about an upcoming event, https://classic1073.org/wine-and-jazz/ (Wine and Jazz Under the Stars). Great music, sculpture, food, and friends. Music provided by The Ryan Marquez Quartet.
    This is Season 5! For more episodes, go to https://stlintune.com/ (stlintune.com)
    #music #classicalmusic #classic1073 #ryanmarquez #wineandjazz

    • 52 min

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