Arts@360 is a new public television and radio series that focuses on arts, music and culture. The series is produced and broadcast statewide by 360 North, and locally by the KTOO radio stations. Individual programs are recoded live @360 in Juneau, Alaska. Contact us at email@example.com.
Writers’ Showcase: Local celebrities and actors read a variety of short fiction and creative non-fiction pieces written by Alaskans. Producers are looking for fresh, diverse prose that is related to a seasonally selected theme. The average reading time for a piece is about 10 minutes.
Alaska Originals: Alaska Originals is an Arts@360 concert series. Alaskan musicians play original compositions in front of a live studio audience with conversation.
The Artist: A series where we focus on the work of the individual artist. We’ll explore the artist’s history, influences, inspiration, and process along with demonstrations, examples of work, and more.
Like the collective experience of watching a play, or a movie at the theater, part of what makes Arts@360 special is our live audience. Some shows will be ticketed, others free or “pay as you can.” All programs will be recorded for broadcast on 360 North Statewide TV and/or the KTOO radio stations, and may be webstreamed. @360 can seat approximately 80 people.
The Rob Cohen Jazz Group takes the stage with a performance they’re calling “Contrafaction”. Rob is a teacher and composer, with a deep knowledge of Jazz and close to 30 years of experience performing in Alaska. The Rob Cohen Jazz Group consists of: Rob Cohen (Composer, Piano), Alexie Painter (Bass), Clay Good (Drums) and Doug Bridges (Sax). Recorded live @360 in Juneau, Alaska, on Thursday September 25, 2014.
Read the author and actor bios.
In this episode of Writers’ Showcase hear short stories and essays from Alaskan writers Joe Karson, Martha Amore, Kirsa Hughes-Skandijs, and James P. Sweeney. The summer-inspired theme is “endurance” and works are read by actors Ryan Conarro, Donnie Gott, Allison Holtkamp, and Roblin Gray Davis.
Todd Grebe and Cold Country is a band with deep roots in Alaska that plays original roots music of the honkytonk flavor. Hear their version of Americana infused with bluegrass fiddle and mandolin, three-part harmonies and dance-friendly waltzes.
Todd Grebe performed @360 on April 12, 2014.