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Programs - Face to Face

Interviews with people who have information you can use. Programs are listed in reverse chronology, most recent one at the top.

Lou Dean: Richmond Radio Royalty

In honor of a great individual who significantly impacted the Virginia Voice greatly as well as the Richmond radio community forever, we reflect on some of the love for Lou Dean featuring remembrances from Tim Timberlake, Bill Bevins, John Reid and more! 

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The Nutcracker: Cast and Scenes

This is an audio access of the cast and scenes for the upcoming performances of the Nutcracker at the Dominion Arts Center in Richmond, VA. Narrated by Jim Wark. (8 mins, December 2018)

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Glossary of Ballet Terms

An audio access for the glossary of ballet terms used in live audio described ballet performances. This audio access is read by Alex Wiles for the Virginia Voice. (4 mins, December 2018)

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West Side Story Playbill

Image result for west side story virginia repWelcome to the audio access for Virginia Repertory Theater’s West Side Story! Listen for company bios, theater information and more from the show’s playbill. (July 2018, 30 minutes)

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Newspaper and The Richmond Times-Dispatch in the Modern World with Tom Silvestri

Virginia Voice is visited by Tom Silvestri, President and Publisher of our wonderful sponsor, The Richmond Times-Dispatch, to discuss changes and adaptations the RT-D is making in the context of the evolving newspaper and print industries over the decades. Join our host Lou Dean as he walks with Silvestri through the future of news and media. (June 2018, 30 minutes) a Head shot of Richmond Times Dispatch President and publisher tom silvestri in a suit

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Getting to Know the GRTC Pulse with Carrie Rose Pace

Join host Lou Dean and Carrie Rose Pace, Director of Communications for Greater Richmond Transit Company (GRTC), in learning about the new Carrie Rose Pace wears a neon yellow safety vest on a GRTC bus while discussing bus routes GRTC Pulse transit system and its improved features including braille and audio accessibility points. Carrie walks us through the new routes, stops and technology behind the Pulse as well. (May 2018, 20 minutes)

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Pinkalicious Playbill

Audio access to the Pinkalicious playbill, playing at the Children’s Theatre at Willow Lawn, April 6- May 13. Playbill read by Sassy Rychalski

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Rehabilitative Tech & Tips with Dr. Suzanne Kim

Continuing off of her last interview at the Virginia Voice, Director of MEDARVA Low Vision Center, Dr. Suzanne Kim revisits the difference between

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low vision and legal blindness and distinguishes the effects and causes of conditions such as macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and others. Along with host Lou Dean, Dr. Kim walks us through the facts, and gets us to the rehabilitative technology and lifestyle tips for coping with varying levels of sightedness and for dealing with symptoms of low vision like depression and isolation. (16 minutes, February 2018)

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A Raisin in the Sun Playbill

Read and recorded by Hannah Murphy for the 2018 AD performance of A Raisin in the Sun at the Virginia Repertory Theater.

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Mary Poppins Playbill

Read and recorded by Catie Huennekens for the 2017 AD performance of Mary Poppins at the Virginia Repertory Theater.Image result for mary poppins richmond va

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