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Kerry Nolan

WNYC/WQXR News Host

Kerry Nolan appears in the following:

Shake-up for Spider-Man on Broadway

Friday, March 11, 2011

On Wednesday, the producers of the Broadway musical "Spiderman: Turn Off the Dark" announced that Tony-award-winning director Julie Taymor would have a diminished role.

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WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, February 21, 2011

NYT's David Sanger weighs in on continuing protests in Bahrain and Libya, plus the U.S. budget troubles.

Tiger Mother Music

Friday, February 18, 2011

Amy Chua's controversial book Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother is, at first glance, about parenting, not music. Nevertheless, it's replete with Chua's ideas about classical music. Kerry Nolan talks with her and with a teacher at Turtle Bay Music School.

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WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, February 14, 2011

NYT's David Sanger weighs in on President Hosni Mubarak's resignation and what this means for the rest of the region.

Awarding Classical Music

Friday, February 11, 2011

In advance of this Sunday's Grammy Awards, previous winner Sharon Isbin and Sedgwick Clark, editor of Musical America, weigh in on the importance of awards in classical music.

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WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, February 07, 2011

NYT's David Sanger weighs in on the protests in Egypt and what's next for the U.S. Congress.

Docu-Operas Bring Real Lives to the Stage

Friday, February 04, 2011

Washington Post classical music critic Anne Midgette weighs in on the real lives and events in docu-operas.

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WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, January 31, 2011

NYT's David Sanger weighs in on the protests in Egypt and why the U.S. is responding with caution.

The "Glee" Effect

Friday, January 28, 2011

Kerry Nolan talks to P.S. 22's Gregg Breinberg and Sanford Sardo of Calhoun High School about the growing popularity of choral music.

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WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, January 24, 2011

NYT's David Sanger talks about what we can expect from the President's State of the Union on Tuesday.

Broadway Bands Take the Stage

Friday, January 21, 2011

Theater critic Elisabeth Vincentelli weighs in on Broadway bands onstage.

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WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, January 17, 2011

NYT's David Sanger weighs in on China's President Hu's visit to Washington and the cyber-weapon, Stuxnet.

Art Case Pianos

Friday, January 14, 2011

New York Times writer and author James Barron discusses the history of the world's most beautiful pianos.

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WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, January 10, 2011

NYT's David Sanger discusses the shootings in Arizona and a trip to China for Defense Secretary Gates.

A Look At the Biggest Show on Broadway: 'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark'

Friday, January 07, 2011

David Cote, Theater Editor for Time Out New York, weighs in on this troubled production.

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WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, January 03, 2011

The New York Times' David Sanger discusses what's facing President Obama and the new 112th Congress in the new year.

A Look Back At Classical Music In 2010

Friday, December 31, 2010

Time Out New York Music Critic Steve Smith's list of the year's best in classical music.

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WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, December 27, 2010

NYT's David Sanger shares his biggest surprises in news for 2010.

Caroling Groups Spread Glad Tidings

Friday, December 24, 2010

Two caroling group directors talk about why they sing during the holiday season.

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WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, December 20, 2010

The NYT's David Sanger discusses what's happened and what's to come in the Congressional lame duck session.