Peggy Friesen http://kcur.org en Local Actors Moonlight In Other Artistic Careers http://kcur.org/post/local-actors-moonlight-other-artistic-careers <p>Given the growing theater scene in the metropolitan area, professional actors can make a pretty good living here. But there is steady competition and there are down times between jobs. Thu, 26 Jul 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Steve Walker 21537 at http://kcur.org Local Actors Moonlight In Other Artistic Careers Exploring Grief and Recovery Through "Magical Thinking" http://kcur.org/post/exploring-grief-and-recovery-through-magical-thinking <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d6869c5164d-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d6869c5164d-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d6869c5164d-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/national/local-national-989842.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Kansas City, Mo. – Writer Joan Didion has built her career by turning her gaze outward. Whether exploring political turmoil in El Salvador or the back lots and bedrooms of Hollywood, Didion writes in a style referred to as literary journalism.</p> Thu, 13 Oct 2011 13:29:00 +0000 Laura Spencer 2317 at http://kcur.org Exploring Grief and Recovery Through "Magical Thinking"