KDNK Programs: Express Yourself

Carbondale and the Roaring Fork Valley are full of creative artists expressing themselves. And there is no shortage of nationally renowned touring acts visiting the many venues here. It all adds up to a crowded entertainment scene. KDNK's Express Yourself program highlights the many cultural offerings available to us. This is the program to listen to if you're curious about the latest theatre production in the local schools or the latest and greatest nationally touring band to visit a local stage. Live music, in-depth interviews and the occasional giggle. Express Yourself is enlightening, entertaining and informative. 4:00 on Friday afternoons.

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Express Yourself April 22, 2016

The cast of Uncle Vanya about the Sopris Theatre Company's new production of the classic from Anton Chekhov. And folksinger Tom Paxton sings a few songs and tells a few stories.
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Express Yourself April 15, 2016

Dancers Dancing director Maurine Taufer joins the show to explain the 24th edition of this seminal Glenwood celebration of dance. She brought along two of the young dancers, Addison Luetke and Madeleine Binion. And the local jazz fusion band Natural Transfusion played a couple tunes live in the studio before their gig tonight at Steve's Guitars.
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Express Yourself April 8, 2016

Sarah Wood, Executive Director of 5Point Film, and Hilary Oliver, new filmmaker who debuts her first film at this year's Festival. And Alya Howe with Stefano da Fe about the upcoming salon at Justice Snow's.
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Express Yourself April 1, 2016

John Thew and Maggie Mackay of AspenFilm, along with filmmaker Gayle Embrey about this year's Shortsfest. And Annie Henninger, of the Aspen Art Museum, about the Young Curators of the Roaring Fork and their exhibition opening on April 10.
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Express Yourself March 25, 2016

"Private Lives: Paintings by Shelly Safir Marolt" is the new exhibition at the Launchpad that will open with a reception on April Fool's Day. She joins the program to talk about her art along with the co-curators of the show, Pam Taylor and Laura Stover. And North Carolina singer/songwriter talks about his art and his determination that it's all right with him if you squeeze the toothpaste tube in the middle.
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Express Yourself March 18, 2016

Birthday boy Nathan McEuen about Mickey Mouse, his new album Side by Side, and his musical upbringing. And Rosemerry Wahtola Trommer about her poetic practice.
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Wildways Corridors March 11, 2016

Sloan Shoemaker of Wilderness Workshop, Gary Tenenbaum of Pitkin County Open Space & Trails, and filmmaker James Brundige talk about Connectivity Conservation and a special event at the Wheeler this coming Friday, March 18.
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Express Yourself March 11, 2016

Sloan Shoemaker of Wilderness Workshop, Gary Tenenbaum of Pitkin County Open Space & Trails, and filmmaker James Brundige about Connectivity Conservation and a special event at the Wheeler next Friday. Brad Manosevitz, Mateo Sandate, Olivia Pevec, Sophie Clarke and Ellie Barber play a couple tunes in support of a new Americana music series at Justice Snow's in Aspen.
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Express Yourself March 4, 2016

Amy Kimberly, producer and director of the upcoming Green Is the New Black Fashion show, along with two of the models, Katie Parr and Maggie Kincheloe. And then three of the young stars of SoL Theatre's new production of The Fantastic Mr. Fox, Caden O'Keefe, Dawson Gillespie and Ellie Urfrig, along with the director of the show, Jennifer Michaud.
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Express Yourself February 26, 2016

Today's show is all about the three exhibitions opening next Friday, First Friday, at the Launchpad. Beth White describes her show of photography of last year's Green is the New Black Fashion show. Greg Watts describes his photography show called Walls 1985-2015. Jill Scher and Ellen Woods describe their show and what their sojourns in the wilderness did for their art, as the result of their Artists in Wilderness residency with the Wilderness Workshop.
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