Theater http://www.kunc.org en Six Words: 'You've Got To Be Taught' Intolerance http://www.kunc.org/post/six-words-youve-got-be-taught-intolerance <em>NPR continues a series of conversations about </em><a href="http://theracecardproject.com/">The Race Card Project</a>, <em>where thousands of people have submitted their thoughts on race and cultural identity in six words. Every so often, NPR Host/Special Correspondent Michele Norris will dip into those six-word stories to explore issues surrounding race and cultural identity for </em>Morning Edition<em>.</em><p>"You've Got to Be Carefully Taught". Mon, 19 May 2014 11:58:00 +0000 Michele Norris 56698 at http://www.kunc.org Six Words: 'You've Got To Be Taught' Intolerance Dancers Find A Second Act At Palm Springs Follies http://www.kunc.org/post/dancers-find-second-act-palm-springs-follies The Palm Springs Follies is an old-fashioned musical revue designed for an audience who remembers when this sort of entertainment wasn't old fashioned. But it's not only for older people — it's by older people. The dancers range in age from 55 to 84.<p>The show, an institution in Palm Springs, is getting ready to wrap up its 23<sup>rd</sup> and final season in May.<p>All of the women and men on stage were professional dancers — and thanks to Follies co-founder Riff Markowitz, they still are. Wed, 07 May 2014 11:48:00 +0000 Ina Jaffe 56236 at http://www.kunc.org Dancers Find A Second Act At Palm Springs Follies Cowboys In Love: 'Brokeback Mountain' Saddles Up For Opera http://www.kunc.org/post/cowboys-love-brokeback-mountain-saddles-opera In 2005, the film <em>Brokeback Mountain </em>broke ground as a major motion picture portraying a love story about two men: a pair of young cowboys, Ennis and Jack, in the 1960s.<p>They fall in love during a summer spent tending sheep in the isolation of a fictional mountain in Wyoming. Thu, 30 Jan 2014 12:24:00 +0000 NPR Staff 53747 at http://www.kunc.org Cowboys In Love: 'Brokeback Mountain' Saddles Up For Opera 'The Whipping Man' Is Emblematic Of Curious' Approach To Theater http://www.kunc.org/post/whipping-man-emblematic-curious-approach-theater <p>On the heels of the 150th anniversary of the emancipation proclamation, Curious Theatre Company has mounted <em>The Whipping Man</em>, a play that looks at the painful legacy of slavery in post-Civil War Richmond, Va.</p><p> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 13:47:39 +0000 Carrie Saldo 53580 at http://www.kunc.org 'The Whipping Man' Is Emblematic Of Curious' Approach To Theater Don't Call Him Theo: Malcolm-Jamal Warner On Life After 'Cosby' http://www.kunc.org/post/dont-call-him-theo-malcolm-jamal-warner-life-after-cosby Actor Malcolm-Jamal Warner is best-known for the role he played in the '80s, as Theo Huxtable on <em>The Cosby Show.</em> He's so well-known for that role, in fact, that even now — at age 43 — he still gets called by the wrong name.<p>"People kind of have a misconception, because when someone calls me Theo and I correct them, say, 'No, my name is Malcolm,' they think I have an attitude about it and I don't want to be associated with the show," Warner explains to NPR's David Green.<p>That's not the issue at all, he says. Fri, 03 Jan 2014 13:53:00 +0000 NPR Staff 53220 at http://www.kunc.org Don't Call Him Theo: Malcolm-Jamal Warner On Life After 'Cosby'