Alaska Junior Theatre

Alaska Junior Theatre

Today on Our Community, Nick McDermott of Alaska Junior Theatre and Oscar Castillo of the Pushcart Players talked with Morning Line host Danny Preston about Peter and the Wolf coming to Anchorage.  

As per the norm, the Alaska Junior Theatre schedule this week, April 16-20, includes school performances throughout the week, and a final public show at 2pm this Saturday, April 21st at the Discovery Theatre. 

As Heard on Morning Line: Step Afrika Returns to Alaska

Mar 19, 2018
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Our guests today on Morning Line shared Step Afrika's infectious rhythms, as well as where you can see, hear, and participate - 

C. Brian Williams is the founder of Step Afrika, but says really, it started in the early 1900's, "Stepping really is an American story."

The public performance is this Friday at 7:30 at the Atwood Concert Hall,

There are also workshops happening in the community as well:

As Heard on Morning Line: Alaska Junior Theater

Sep 27, 2017
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The Alaska Junior Theater school outreach involves thousands of students each year as part of the productions, with more than 40,000 youth attending the shows. 

Alaska Junior Theater Executive Director Lainie Dreas and Marketing Associate Alexis Sheeder visited KNBA on Morning Line to share information about the upcoming season of shows:

Journey to Oz promises to be a fun Halloween activity - with warm and safe trick-or-treating at the Atwood Concert Hall's multi-level lobby area after the show. The show continues in schools November 1st-3rd.

Theatrical Music Video Camp PSAs

Jun 9, 2017

In June, the Cook Inlet Tribal Council's Schoolyard Theatrical Music Video Camp spent a day at KNBA to learn a bit about microphone use and practice delivery.  

The students consisted of seven creative middle school students, while a handful of high school student interns as well as Academic Instructor Cail Hubert & Counselor Kimberly Smith provided direction.  

The following Public Service Announcements are the products the camp produced - Enjoy!

Too Much Makeup:


Don't Talk to Robots:

Issues with Racism:

Cybersecurity and Jobs:

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It's not everyday a lovely lady and a handsome gentleman play guitar and sing at KNBA - and when it does happen, sometimes it is amazing love longs with a Latin American flair. Today, Danny got to visit with Arwen Lawrence and Jorge Liceaga of the group Cascada de Flores.