Wednesday, March 04, 2015

Culture & Main



Air Times CH18
Thursday 8-9 PM
Sunday 3-4 PM
 Retro Saturdays  12-3 AM

Weekly cultural showcase hosted by York's Arts & Cultural Community Liaison and Poet Laureate Emeritus, Carla Christopher, featuring interviews, studio performances, venue footage and viewer web clips from the diverse and dynamic scene exploding in the Greater York area. Traditional and spoken word poets, musicians & artists give performances of their best work and insight into their behind-the-scenes world.


Are you an artist practicing or living in the York area? Do you know one that is? Have an idea for a segment or a venue that you think should be profiled on the show? We LOVE hearing and using new ideas from our friends on the street. E-mail comments and suggestions to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . You can also find us on Twitter @cultureandmain and on Facebook as "Culture & Main".

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Enjoy our special segments...

FIRST FRIDAY in York w/ Dustin Nispel & Jessica Flynn

AND "Open Mic Takeover" w/ Jay Schmuck, profiling York's Hottest Music!


Check out some of the fabulous artists recently profiled or coming up on Culture & Main!

Episode 101 (scheduled airdate 3/19/15) Scranton poet, Tom Blomain

Episode 100 (scheduled airdate 3/12/15) 100TH EPISODE CELEBRATION!!! The "Best Of" Culture & Main

Episode 99 (scheduled airdate 3/5/15) Performance Artist, Playright & Poet Ron Kipling Williams filmed at The York Emporium with his one man show, 'Dreadlocks, Rock 'n Roll & Human Rights'

Episode 98 (original airdate 2/26/15) Exclusive premier of the NEW Kingsfoil video, "Future"! / Photographer, Tifani Truelove / Emerging Poet, Soala Idasetima / Black History Month Moments - Part 4

Episode 97 (original airdate 2/19/15) Art That Heals; Art Therapist, Karen Stabley / Author, Jonathan Smith / Black History Month Moments - Part 3

Episode 96 (original airdate 2/12/15) Jeff Stabley's Dr. Martin Luther King Jazz Vespers / DreamWrights Youth & Family Theatre / Black History Month Moments - Part 2

Episode 95 (original airdate 2/5/15) Art That Heals; Art Therapist, Rosa Luz / Harrisburg Gay Men's Chorus / December Artisan of the Month, Christine Lincoln / Black History Month Moments - Part 1

Episode 94 (original airdate 1/29/15) Artist & Photographer, Freddie Graves / Actress, Simone Davis / Local band spotlight

Episode 93 (original airdate 1/22/15) The poets and musicians of "Gimme Shelter", a Baltimore based, artist run nonprofit collective that feeds the homeless AND The Best of Cherry Lane Park Music Review

Episode 92 (original airdate 1/15/15) Cultural Alliance's Impact Arts Conference

Episode 91 (original airdate 1/8/15) Music by Nate Myers & The Aces / The Poets & Publishers of Sunbury Press; Lawrence von Knorr & Melanie Simms / Artist, Bette Donahue / Magician, Levi Sparkx

Episode 90 (original airdate 12/18/14) "Chasing Steam" and "Finding Rachel", York Documentaries by Shane Speal!

Check our video listing below for all our previous shows and guests!



Creative Director/Lead Producer/Host: Carla Christopher

Station Technical Director: Cliff Kern

Editor/Technical Producer: Jay Schmuck

(Editor/Technical Producer & Show Co-Producer for Year 1: Tamika "SuNn" Johnson)

Contributing Videographers/Segment Producers; Randy Flaum, Paul Martin, Drew Higgins, Jay Schmuck

Segment Producers/Hosts: Dustin Nispel & Jessica Flynn, Shane Speal, Anna Jones and Jay Schmuck


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