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City Lights with Lois Reitzes

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"City Lights" explores the creative fabric of Atlanta - our expressive, diverse, influential city. WABE host Lois Reitzes covers pop culture, music, theater, dance, visual arts, food and more.

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"City Lights" explores the creative fabric of Atlanta - our expressive, diverse, influential city. WABE host Lois Reitzes covers pop culture, music, theater, dance, visual arts, food and more.

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New favorite!

By ArtsandHearts - Apr 29 2020
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Such a calming breath of fresh air! Lois truly is one of Atlanta’s finest gems! So glad she has a new podcast!

Best Arts Show Ever

By RexielovesAtlanta - Apr 29 2020
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Lois is a legend and a goddess!

iTunes Ratings

4 Ratings
Average Ratings
4
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0
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0

New favorite!

By ArtsandHearts - Apr 29 2020
Read more
Such a calming breath of fresh air! Lois truly is one of Atlanta’s finest gems! So glad she has a new podcast!

Best Arts Show Ever

By RexielovesAtlanta - Apr 29 2020
Read more
Lois is a legend and a goddess!
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City Lights with Lois Reitzes

Latest release on Oct 26, 2020

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"City Lights" explores the creative fabric of Atlanta - our expressive, diverse, influential city. WABE host Lois Reitzes covers pop culture, music, theater, dance, visual arts, food and more.

Filmmaker Adelin Gasana

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Lois Reitzes interview filmmaker Adelin Gasana about his documentary "High On Heels"; author Jen Bryant and illustrator Frank Morrison about their children's book "Above The Rim: How Elgin Baylor Changed Basketball"; and curator Tony Casadonte and photographer Herb Snitzer about "A Jazz Memoir: Photography by Herb Snitzer" on view at theBreman Museum

Oct 26 2020

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Celebrating Sesame Street

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Lois Reitzes talks with Jon Ludwig, artistic director of the Center for Puppetry Arts about Sesame Street and the Center's collection of Jim Henson puppets and artifacts; and co-authors Lin Oliver and Henry Winkler discuss their newest children’s book “Alien Superstar.”

Oct 23 2020

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Julie Mehretu At The High

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Lois Reitzes interviews the High Museum's contemporary art curator Michael Rooks about the Julie Mehretu exhibition; Out Front Theatre Company founder and producing artistic director Paul Conroy and actor Trevor Perry about "Diva: Live From Hell"; and Hope Boykin, retired dancer and choreographer for the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre;

Oct 22 2020

53mins

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The Atlanta Opera's Season Opener

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Lois Reitzes interviews baritones Reginald Smith Jr. and Michael Mayes about upcoming Atlanta Opera performances; and comedian Josh Blue about his life and work.

Oct 21 2020

53mins

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The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Goes Virtual

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Lois Reitzes interview Atlanta Symphony Orchestra executive director Jennifer Barlament about their upcoming virtual and outdoor concerts; Matt Torney, artistic director of Theatrical Outfit, and journalist Gail O'Neil about their "Downtown Dialogues" series; and poet Jericho Brown about his work.

Oct 20 2020

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Roman Mars

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Lois Reitzes talks with radio producers and host of "99% Invisible" Roman Mars about his work and book "The 99% Invisible City: A Field Guide To The Wonders Of The Modern Metropolis"; and artist Fahamu Pecou about his art and representation of black masculinity.

Oct 19 2020

53mins

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The Creators Of The Documentary 'Time'

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Lois Reitzes interviews "Time" documentary director Garrett Bradley as well as subjects Fox and Rob Rich about the film; and Anna Sharp of Livable Buckhead as well as Karen Anderson Singer, founder of Tiny Doors ATL about "Big PATH, Tiny Parks" on display along Path400.

Oct 16 2020

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Michael Stipe

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Lois Reitzes interviews artists and curators Le'Andra LeSeur and Michael James O'Brien about the virtual photo exhibition "High Visibility"; and REM front-man Michael Stipe about his work in photography and his book "Our Interference Times."

Oct 15 2020

53mins

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Photographer Annie Leibovitz

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Lois Reitzes interviews portrait photographer Annie Leibovitz for a discussion about her career, life and evolution as a photographer; and master woodworker Doug Pisik about his new virtual exhibition called "Art For Our Unusual Times."

Oct 14 2020

51mins

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A Deep Dive Into "Casablanca"

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Lois Reitzes interviews film historian Noah Isenberg about his book "We'll Always Have Casablanca."

Oct 13 2020

51mins

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Author and Journalist Lisa Napoli

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Lois Reitzes talks with author and journalist Lisa Napoli about her book "Up All Night: Ted Turner, CNN and the Birth of 24-Hour News."

Oct 12 2020

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Artistic Expression As Activism

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Lois Reitzes interviews Dr. Carlos del Rio about live performances during the pandemic; Isha Uppalapati about her book "Her Toolbox: Learning to be a Female Leader with Advice from Women in Power" and her non-profit, A Girl's Frontier; Rita Kompelmakher and Daviorr Snipes about the Alliance Theatre's series of conversations and performances exploring the role of artistic expression a tool for activism; and author Oliver Jeffers about his children's book "What We'll Build."

Oct 09 2020

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Atlanta Jewish Film Festival Recommendations

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Lois Reitzes talks with Kenny Blank, executive director of the Atlanta Jewish Film Festival, about "AJFF Recommends," a curated selection of Jewish films; Mark Kendall about using comedy to address racism through a series of comedic videos; and Rob Garver about his documentary “What She Said: The Art Of Pauline Kael,” a film about the life and work of the New Yorker film critic.

Oct 08 2020

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Filmmaker Christina Yoon

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Lois Reitzes interviews filmmaker Christina Yoon about her new film "Mirror"; Freddie Ashley, artistic director of Actor's Express, about their virtual Monologue Series; pianist and executive director of Neranenah Concert and Culture Series, Joe Alterman, about the event; and Bunnie Hilliard, owner of Brave and Kind Bookshop about being an independent bookseller in Atlanta.

Oct 07 2020

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Comedian Lewis Black

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Lois Reitzes interviews comedian Lewis Black about his new comedy special "Thanks For Risking Your Life"; Comedian Greg Fitzsimmons about getting started in stand up and writing for television; and Emory professor Miriam Udel about her book "Honey On The Page," which features Yiddish children's stories edited and translated by Udel.

Oct 06 2020

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Karla Redding-Andrews "Respect"

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Lois Reitzes talks with Karla Redding-Andrews about her new children's book "Respect"; Robert Battle, artistic director of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre about their participation in the ELEVATE Festival; Birder and host of "Birds of North America" Jason Ward about birding while black and what's next for Fall and Winter birding in Atlanta.

Oct 05 2020

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The International Association Of Trans Bodybuilders And Powerlifters

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Lois Reitzes interviews producer Felipe Barral and Rachel May, artistic director of Synchronicity Theatre, about Synchronicity's upcoming season; Bucky Motter, executive director of the International Association Of Trans Bodybuilders And Powerlifters (IATBP) as well as competitive bodybuilder Paulo Batista about trans bodybuilding; and Georgia State University professor emeritus of history, Timothy Crimmins about his app for touring the Georgia Capitol grounds.

Oct 02 2020

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An Illustrated Guide To The Constitution

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Lois Reitzes interviews author Katie Kennedy about her illustrated guide to the Constitution of the United States , "The Constitution Decoded"; Camille Russell Love of the City of Atlanta Mayor's Office of Cultural Affairs and Leatrice Ellzy of Hammonds House Museum about this year's ELEVATE Atlanta: Equity Activism and Engagement; and Sherri Scott of "Big Facts, Small Acts" about an arts campaign to promote safety during the pandemic

Oct 01 2020

51mins

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Photographer Alan Batt

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Lois Reitzes talks with food photographer Alan Batt about his book "Toques in Black: 101 Black Chefs in America"; artist Daniel Troppy about the organization YIMBY Georgia and upcoming exhibit of photography "Searching for Home"; and photographer Peter Essick about "Fernbank Forest" his new book of photography focused on Fernbank Forest

Sep 30 2020

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Author Amy Timberlake

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Lois Reitzes interviews author Amy Timberlake about her book "Skunk and Badger." Producer Summer Evans talks with hip-hop artist Lecrae about his faith and career;

Sep 29 2020

51mins

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iTunes Ratings

4 Ratings
Average Ratings
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New favorite!

By ArtsandHearts - Apr 29 2020
Read more
Such a calming breath of fresh air! Lois truly is one of Atlanta’s finest gems! So glad she has a new podcast!

Best Arts Show Ever

By RexielovesAtlanta - Apr 29 2020
Read more
Lois is a legend and a goddess!