The Sound of Applause, ideastream’s weekday radio magazine, celebrates the visual and performing arts, explores cultural trends, and examines current events through an artistic lens.
Dee Perry bids adieu to the outgoing executive director for The Akron Art Museum - Mitchell Kahan - who steps down at the end of the year. Plus we share a Veterans Day story of Dog Company about the Rangers who took on D-Day's toughest mission. And we explain why many today are Legally Addicted to prescription painkillers as we hear from the creators of a new play tackling this difficult topic.
Mitchell Kahan, Akron Art Museum
Jeffrey Grover, actor
Jacqi Loewy, playwright
Vince Caraffi, Cuyahoga County Board of Health Opiate Task Force
Patrick O'Donnell, author
Frank Kennard, US 2nd Ranger Battalion