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The Soul of the Bohemian

Mansfield Symphony Orchestra's Music Historian, Mark Sebastian Jordan, talks about Missy Mazolli's Sinfonia (for Orbiting Spheres) and Dvorak's Symphony No. 8 in this episode.  These two "Bohemian" masterpieces will be performed in the upcoming Mansfield Symphony Orchestra 'Bohemian Souls' concert on September 21, 2019 at 8:00 PM.  The concert is part of the OhioHealth Symphony Series.

 

The episode was recorded in the new Podcast studio of Idea Works in Mansfield, Ohio.  Idea+Works: Where Plans Come Together

BONUS: Henry J. talks to the cast of Disney’s Frozen Jr.

This bonus episode is provided by Henry J. at Henry J. Productions audio and film production - Mansfield, Ohio. Henry J. spoke with the cast and crew of the upcoming, Disney's Frozen Jr., part of the Mechanics Bank Education Series.

MY Theatre's production of Disney's Frozen Jr. will be September 13 and 14 at 7:00 PM and September 15 at 2:30 PM in the Renaissance Theatre.

A special Sensory-Friendly performance will take place on September 14 at 1:00 PM.  The Sensory-Friendly performance is in partnership with Nationwide Children's Hospital.

 

The Intern TakeOver

The Renaissance Interns snuck into the Idea Works podcast studio and took this show hostage!  Thomas Griffin and Emily Dotson (formerly the Renaissance 2019 Summer Interns) dish it up while going it alone.  You'll laugh.  You'll cry.  And, you will get a really cool perspective on working at the Renaissance.

The episode was recorded in the new Podcast studio of Idea Works in Mansfield, Ohio.  Idea+Works: Where Plans Come Together

The Spherion Staffing Film Series

Two of our favorite guests are back!  Jessica Hiser from Spherion Mid-Ohio and Ryan Shealy, Front of House Manager for the Ren, chat it up about the Spherion Staffing Family Film Series, and the new Spherion Staffing Cinema Series in the Renaissance 2019-20 Season. 

Renaissance Intern, Thomas Griffin, hosted the show.

Spherion Staffing Family Film Series: The Nightmare Before Christmas (Oct 27), Home Alone (Dec 15), The Goonies (May 17)

Spherion Staffing Cinema Series: Clue (Aug 11), The Princess Bride (Feb 16), Singin' in the Rain (Apr 5)

The episode was recorded in the new Podcast studio of Idea Works in Mansfield, Ohio.  Idea+Works: Where Plans Come Together

BONUS: Henry J. talks to the cast of Matilda The Musical!

This bonus episode is provided by Henry J. at Henry J. Productions audio and film production - Mansfield, Ohio. Henry J. spoke with the cast and crew of the upcoming, Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical, part of the Richland Bank Broadway Series.

Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical can be seen at the Renaissance Theatre July 27 and Aug 3, 2019 at 8:00 PM and July 28 and August 4, 2019 at 2:30 PM.

The Magic of Matilda

A little bit of magic was brought in the studio today by the cast and crew of the upcoming Renaissance production of Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical, part of the Richland Bank Broadway Series.  Michael Thomas (Artistic Director), Corlyn Stauffer (Matilda), Stephen Joshua Thompson (Miss Trunchbull), Aaron Nicolas (Technical Director), and Emily Dotson (Production Intern) give you an intimate look at this fantastic production.  Show dates are July 27 & August 3 at 8:00 PM and July 28 & August 4 at 2:30 PM.

The episode was recorded in the new Podcast studio of Idea Works in Mansfield, Ohio.  Idea+Works: Where Plans Come Together

From iHeart Radio: Matilda The Musical interview

Michael Thomas and Stephen Joshua Thompson dropped by iHeart Radio to explain the summer musical Matilda coming to the Renaissance Theatre in Mansfield. Plus, the guys chatted about the cool shows coming to town in August, September and into the fall.  Check out the podcast here.

BONUS: Henry J. talks to the cast of RYOT’s ‘Thespis’

This bonus episode is provided by Henry J. at Henry J. Productions audio and film production - Mansfield, Ohio. Renaissance Youth Opera Theatre is preparing Gilbert & Sullivan's 'Thespis' with 'Hercules' an original musical by Michael Thomas.  Henry J. spoke with Lori Turner who directs the production, as well as some of the young members of the cast.

'Thespis' and 'Hercules' can be seen at the Renaissance Theatre May 25, 2019 at 7:00 PM and May 26, 2019 at 3:00 PM.

 

 

Mark Sebastian Jordan Talks About Two French Masterpieces

Mansfield Symphony Orchestra's Music Historian, Mark Sebastian Jordan, talks about Faure's Requiem and Saint-Saens' Symphony No. 3, "The Organ Symphony," in this episode.  These two masterpieces of the orchestral world will be performed in the upcoming Mansfield Symphony Orchestra and Chorus 'Fin Magnifique' concert on May 11, 2019 at 8:00 PM.  The concert is part of the OhioHealth Symphony Series.

 

The episode was recorded in the new Podcast studio of Idea Works in Mansfield, Ohio.  Idea+Works: Where Plans Come Together

A Chat with Choral Director, Brian Nabors

The Mansfield Symphony Chorus' Director, Brian Nabors, talks about the chorus and a masterpiece in choral repertoire, Faure's Requiem, in this episode.  The Requiem will be performed in the upcoming Mansfield Symphony Orchestra and Chorus 'Fin Magnifique' concert on May 11, 2019 at 8:00 PM.  The concert is part of the OhioHealth Symphony Series.

 

The episode was recorded in the new Podcast studio of Idea Works in Mansfield, Ohio.  Idea+Works: Where Plans Come Together