theater http://kvpr.org en Selma's New Arts Center Makes A Bold Statement http://kvpr.org/post/selmas-new-arts-center-makes-bold-statement <p>The City of Selma opens the doors of its new Arts Center Wednesday evening with a ribbon cutting ceremony. And while the building's striking architecture is creating a buzz, its mission as a cultural center has captured the community's imagination. Valley Public Radio’s Joe Moore reports.</p><p class="p1">Dozens of painters, plasterers, and electricians were hard at work today in downtown Selma, putting the finishing touches on a new jewel in the city's downtown - the $2.5 million Selma Arts Center.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 22 Aug 2013 00:53:29 +0000 Joe Moore 20394 at http://kvpr.org Selma's New Arts Center Makes A Bold Statement Valley Storytellers Project brings people together over hunger http://kvpr.org/post/valley-storytellers-project-brings-people-together-over-hunger <p>It's lunchtime at the Sanger High School Cafeteria. But instead of hundreds of teenagers, the room on this Saturday is filled with ordinary Valley residents of all ages and ethnicities, some writers, and a handful of theatre professionals from LA's Cornerstone Theatre. And even though many of them just ate, the conversation quickly turns to the issue of the day… hunger.</P> <p>"Food is such an essential part of, such an essential need that binds us all together. Tue, 31 Jan 2012 16:58:22 +0000 Joe Moore 584 at http://kvpr.org