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Minnesota Arts, Culture and History | Culture

Centerstage Minnesota, October 29, 2021

Centerstage Minnesota features Minnesota artists in an eclectic mix of folk, rock, blues, jazz, and world music including Barbara Jean, Known Only Locally, Ross William Perry, Corey Wong, Leadfoot Larry, Lamont Cranston and more.


Centerstage Minnesota, October 22, 2021

Centerstage Minnesota features Minnesota artists in an eclectic mix of folk, rock, blues, jazz, and world music including We are the Willows, Wayward, Chastity Brown, Good Morning Bedlam, Rich Mattson and the Northstars and more.


Centerstage Minnesota, October 15, 2021

Centerstage Minnesota features Minnesota artists in an eclectic mix of folk, rock, blues, jazz, and world music and this week features an interview with Paraguayan harpist Nicholas Carter.


First Friday Arts – November

Every First Friday we find out what’s going on in the arts scene across the listening area. Tonight in Grand Rapids First Friday arts magic is sprinkled all over town – Frame Up, Lake Lover Vintage, Central School, Bender Shoes – So much going on. Bemidji welcomes a new gallery, while the Watermark Art Center and the Crossing Arts Alliance in Brainerd both transform for the holidays. Also in this report, opportunities to exhibit and grant funding for tribal members!


Salute to Kurt Vonnegut

This week is the 99th anniversary of Kurt Vonnegut’s birth, and next week, a new documentary about him, “Unstuck In Time”, will be released. Stay Human sets the clock one hour sideways today, with a visit with the film’s producer/ director Robert Weide, and some thoughts about how to get better at predicting the past.


BOO291- ENCORE – MISSING MOMENTS OF JOY

We cannot selectively numb our feelings. In other words, if you avoid suffering, you also miss out on joy. And when joy comes, many of us forbid it to linger, mentally rehearsing what could go wrong.

In this episode we will explore:

Why joy is considered a terrifying emotion
What helps us be more present to whatever shows up
How joy, health and gratitude are linked


BOO290 – ENCORE – DEFENSIVENESS

Defensiveness is a relational disease. How do we move beyond it to increase the quality of our relationships?


BOO289 – ENCORE – ENOUGHNESS

It is radical to imagine we don’t have to fix, acquire or change ourselves to access what Sonya Renee Taylor calls our innate enoughness.


“Astro Bob” talks newly discoved exoplanet, northern lights, and more

Astronomers have found evidence for a new planet in a galaxy called Whirlpool, 28 million light-years away from Earth. Dave spoke with Bob King, author of the Astrobob blog. about this new discovery and other things currently happening in our night sky.

WTIP’s The Roadhouse is supported in part by funding from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.


Bedtime procrastination – Why do we put of going to sleep?

Why do we stay up later than we should, doing things like watching Netflix or looking at Facebook, when we KNOW we’ll be sorry in the morning? Julie spoke with University of Florida doctoral student in psychology Yijun Lin, who is looking at why this is.

WTIP’s The Roadhouse is supported in part by funding from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.


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McKnight FoundationPohlad family foundationThe Minneapolis FoundationSaint Paul & Minnesota Foundation