It’s day 6 of the fund drive, and the Manitou Art Theater’s Babette and Art Guffaw reflect on the importance of KRCC to their relationship.

If KRCC has helped you have a better life in southern Colorado, please join or renew your membership today. Thanks!

 

3 Responses to Art Guffaw: "I Was a Mime"

  1. Dina says:

    Bebette and Art are Fabulous. A great reminder for all of us that listen — to pay a little back for all the hard work KRCC does! : )

  2. Joyce says:

    I love it. I haven’t heard that kind of clown/mime comedy since the days of Ed Sullivan. Very cerebral!

  3. Bocu says:

    Brilliant! Made me smile … and then laugh out loud! That hasn’t happened in a while!

    Thank you KRCC and MAT.

News

YouTube
September 1, 2015 | NPR · The video for her new song, “Wildest Dreams,” conjures up a colonial-era Africa of magnificent landscapes, beautiful animals — and virtually no black Africans.
 

Getty Images
September 1, 2015 | NPR · A Fox Lake County police officer was killed this morning in a suburb north of Chicago. Local and federal officers are searching for the suspected killers.
 

September 1, 2015 | NPR · The peacekeeping group known as Amisom says the militants used a car loaded with explosives to force their way through the base gates. It was the second attack on a base this summer.
 

Arts & Life

September 1, 2015 | NPR · The practice of reading tea leaves had its heyday during Victorian times, when fascination with the occult and self-analysis thrived. It was safer than other forms of divination, and persists today.
 

Getty Images for HBO
September 1, 2015 | FA · The author of The Corrections and the new novel Purity likens writing to losing himself in a dream. “When it’s really going well … you’re in a fantasy land and feeling no pain,” he says.
 

September 1, 2015 | NPR · Amy Stewart’s new novel is inspired by the real-life tale of the Kopp sisters, three women who faced down a cruel factory owner after he crashed into their buggy and refused to pay restitution.
 

Music

Courtesy of the Artist
September 1, 2015 | WXPN · Boxed In is led by London’s Oli Bayston, who translates electronic and house music to a full band.
 

Diwang Valdez for NPR
September 1, 2015 | NPR · The show was improbable and internal — a roster of cameos reflecting the city’s tradition of bounce music and Cash Money Records — and its ringleader was a local superstar happy to share the stage.
 

Courtesy of the artist
September 1, 2015 | NPR · One of the most sought-after studio visionaries shares his thoughts on life, music, and why we love the songs we love.
 

Get the KRCC iPhone App

The Writer's Almanac

Radiolab