Kenny Leon's True Colors Theatre Company presents David Mamet's "Race" at the Southwest Arts Center between now and March 23. Mamet's dialogue, coupled with True Colors acting and direction equals a compelling night out for live theatre. Show leads Tiffany Hobbs and Neal Ghant stopped by to talk about it with WCLK's Jamal Ahmad.
If you would like to see True Colors production of Race, click here.
Join WCLK Saturday morning at 7:00am for the Public Affairs Block. This weekend we'll hear from Fulton County Superior Court Chief Judge Gail S. Tusan, who represents the Buckhead Cascade City Chapter of The Links, Inc.. The Links is calling on all Georgians to support the expansion of Medicaid and improved attention to child welfare across the state.
Georgia Chapters of The Links, Inc. to gather at the Capitol to Rally for Medicaid Expansion and Child Welfare Reform
Some things in life are guaranteed…others automatic. Well listen up, because here’s an automatic guarantee! When you make a gift of support to jazz 91.9 WCLK before Wednesday, March 19th…you’re guaranteed automatic entry into our pre-spring membership campaign giveaway for tickets to the Savannah Music Festival.
One special listener will receive two tickets to Georgia’s largest musical arts event and attend performances by Marcus Roberts, Aaron Diehl, and Cyrus chestnut, Christian sands, and the Christian McBride trio.
Kiplyn Primus was joined on The Local Take on WCLK by Researcher Ryan T. Day. Day is an African American doctoral student in Counseling Education. He is studying childhood sexual abuse in the African American community. Did you know that one in six boys and one in four girls experience some form of sexual abuse?
You can do your part to shatter the silence by taking part in a free, 10-minute online ANONYMOUS research survey on the experiences of African American Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse.
Your Health Connection with JaQuitta Williams on Wednesday, March 12 featured a compelling discussion about colon cancer.
March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Our conversation featured your calls. Our guests included Dan Weeks, a colon cancer survivor, as well as Dr. Mamoud Barrie of Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates.
Join us for JazzSet with Dee Dee Bridgewater Saturday morning at 6:00a and Sunday evening at 7:00p. This weekend's program features the last JazzSet appearance of the late pianist Mulgrew Miller and his trio playing a set of jazz classics, including songs from Cole Porter, Charlie Parker, and Thelonius Monk. Miller passed away in May 2013.
For more information about JazzSet and this weekend's program, click here.
WCLK's Fonda Smith tries to keep you out of Atlanta's traffic jams, Monday through Friday during Morning Jazz with Morris In The Morning, and afternoons during the Soul of Jazz with Jamal Ahmad. Traffic reports on WCLK are made possible in part by Mercedes-Benz of Buckhead, a proud supporter of 91.9 WCLK, Atlanta's Jazz Station.
If you would like more information about Mercedes-Benz of Buckhead, click here.
Jazz 91.9 WCLK listeners may already know Takuya Kuroda from his trumpet playing in Jose James' band. Now Hiroda has his first record out on legendary jazz label Blue Note records. It's called Rising Son, and WCLK PD Aaron Cohen is featuring Piri Piri and Mala in Serenade To The City, overnights.
For more information about Takuya Kuroda, click here.
You can get a copy of Rising Son, and support 91.9 WCLK Atlanta's Jazz Station by purchasing it from Amazon at the link below:
JaQuitta Williams was joined last night on Your Health Connection by Tiffany Cochran, Ezell Blues, and Christal Jordan for a roundtable discussion of how to cope with cancer from the perspective of a survivor and a caregiver.
Tiffany Cochran was caregiver for her father Johnny Cochran through his battle with terminal brain cancer. Ezell Blues is a nine year prostate cancer survivor who is also caring for a teenage son who has leukemia. Publicist Christal Jordan is an ovarian cancer survivor.