The State of Things http://wunc.org en 'The State Of Things' Expands To Western North Carolina http://wunc.org/post/state-things-expands-western-north-carolina-0 <p></p><p>Beginning Monday June 2, North Carolina Public Radio -&nbsp;WUNC's daily program "<a href="http://wunc.org/programs/state-things">The State of Things</a>" will be heard on <a href="http://wcqs.org/post/wcqs-air-state-things-weekdays-starting-june-2" target="_blank">WCQS, Western North Carolina Public Radio</a>.</p> Sun, 01 Jun 2014 20:15:00 +0000 WUNC News 36533 at http://wunc.org 'The State Of Things' Expands To Western North Carolina Ideas For Your Weekend Plans From The State Of Things http://wunc.org/post/ideas-your-weekend-plans-state-things <p>Looking for weekend plans? This week on <a href="http://www.stateofthings.org">The State of Things</a>, we chatted about many upcoming events. Here are a few:</p><p>Tuesday the show aired from<a href="http://naturalsciences.org/"> The Museum of Natural Sciences</a> in Raleigh and talked with <a href="http://wunc.org/post/science-funny-no-really">science comedian Brian Malow</a> who is part of the <a href="http://www.ncsciencefestival.org/">North Carolina Science Festival</a>. The event hosts family-friendly events across the state through next weekend.</p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 19:47:04 +0000 Laura Lee & Frank Stasio 33256 at http://wunc.org Ideas For Your Weekend Plans From The State Of Things Bomb-Sniffing African Rats? - SOT Is Live At Museum http://wunc.org/post/bomb-sniffing-african-rats-sot-live-museum <p><iframe frameborder="0" height="340" scrolling="no" src="http://cdn.livestream.com/embed/naturalsciences?layout=4&amp;height=340&amp;width=560&amp;autoplay=false" style="border:0;outline:0" width="560"></iframe></p><p></p> Thu, 27 Feb 2014 16:33:40 +0000 Frank Stasio, Nicole Campbell & Carol Jackson 31258 at http://wunc.org Bomb-Sniffing African Rats? - SOT Is Live At Museum Meet Perry Deane Young http://wunc.org/post/meet-perry-deane-young <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p></p> Mon, 03 Feb 2014 16:58:10 +0000 Laura Lee & Frank Stasio 29955 at http://wunc.org Meet Perry Deane Young Acclaimed Conductor/Musician On The State Of Things Tuesday http://wunc.org/post/acclaimed-conductormusician-state-things-tuesday <p>The State of Things will be Live at Triad Stage in Greensboro on January 21.</p><p>Frank Stasio will have a number of guests including the Azerbaijani violinist who has led the Greensboro Symphony Orchestra for more than a decade.</p><p>Musician, arranger and conductor Dmitry Sitkovetsky has performed across the globe: from Azerbaijan to Moscow and Los Angeles to New York.</p><p>For the last decade, he has served as music director of the Greensboro Symphony Orchestra.</p><p>Sikovetsky will perform live on the Triad Stage.</p> Mon, 20 Jan 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Carol Jackson 29131 at http://wunc.org Acclaimed Conductor/Musician On The State Of Things Tuesday Walltown Children’s Theatre Paints Pied Piper Indigo Blue http://wunc.org/post/walltown-children-s-theatre-paints-pied-piper-indigo-blue <p>The Pied Piper is a tale as old as the Brothers Grimm, but the <a href="http://www.walltownchildrenstheatre.org/indigo-blue.html">Walltown Children’s Theatre</a> is re-imagining it for their latest production. It’s called “Indigo Blue,” and it’s the brainchild of local playwright Howard Craft. Frank talks with Craft, along with the theater's director Cynthia Penn, and actors Max Rose and Eileena Boyce.</p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 22:00:45 +0000 Carol Jackson 27235 at http://wunc.org Walltown Children’s Theatre Paints Pied Piper Indigo Blue African American Music Trails Of Eastern North Carolina http://wunc.org/post/african-american-music-trails-eastern-north-carolina <p>Maceo Parker, Billy Taylor, Thelonius Monk: many soul and jazz legends have North Carolina roots. The new book "<a href="http://uncpress.unc.edu/browse/book_detail?title_id=3442">African American Music Trails of Eastern North Carolina</a>," creates a road map of African American musical history.</p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 16:54:42 +0000 Frank Stasio & Nicole Campbell 27211 at http://wunc.org African American Music Trails Of Eastern North Carolina Thanksgiving Specials - November 2013 http://wunc.org/post/thanksgiving-specials-november-2013 <p>Two specials will air Thanksgiving Thursday and Friday during the "<a href="http://wunc.org/programs/state-things">The State of Things</a>" time slots. "The State of Things" returns Monday.</p><p> Thu, 28 Nov 2013 11:22:00 +0000 Keith Weston 26350 at http://wunc.org Thanksgiving Specials - November 2013 Cookbook Series Takes A Tour Of Southern Cuisine http://wunc.org/post/cookbook-series-takes-tour-southern-cuisine <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% white; font-size: 11pt;">In</span><span style="background:white;font-size:11.0pt"> the South, food has purposes beyond sustenance and certain items like biscuits, buttermilk, and bacon are sacred.&nbsp; </span></p> Wed, 18 Sep 2013 15:13:57 +0000 Shawn Wen & Frank Stasio 22709 at http://wunc.org Cookbook Series Takes A Tour Of Southern Cuisine The State of Things in Greensboro 4/4/2013 http://wunc.org/post/state-things-greensboro-442013 <p>About once a month The State of Things packs up our Mobile 1 and heads to Greensboro for a broadcast from The Triad Stage. &nbsp;Here's what's coming up on the <a href="http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/wunc/events.eventsmain?action=showEvent&amp;eventID=1329586">next show this Thursday, April 4</a>:</p> Tue, 02 Apr 2013 17:44:36 +0000 State of Things 13035 at http://wunc.org The State of Things in Greensboro 4/4/2013