Sara Fishko appears in the following:
Friday, March 20, 2020
From the archives: With the world in crisis, in a scattered, work-from-home mode, we’re also watching from home.
Friday, March 13, 2020
From the archives: During a period of turmoil and uncertainty, artists took to the streets to document real life.
Friday, March 06, 2020
From the archives: One of the greatest performers of the 20th century would have been 105 this month.
Friday, February 28, 2020
The late creator of the original West Side Story shares stories from the 1957 production.
Friday, February 21, 2020
From the archives: The radical Mexican composer mixed his music with his political convictions.
Friday, February 14, 2020
From the archives: David Lang's opera gives voice to a competitive, frustrated concert pianist.
Friday, February 07, 2020
From the archives: America's unpredictable political climate calls up a past "ism" that divided the country.
Tuesday, February 04, 2020
The eccentric duo was instrumental in the creation of American opera.
Friday, January 31, 2020
From the archives: The Gershwin opera's history is long and polarizing.
Friday, January 24, 2020
From the archives: 77 years ago, a savvy publicist founded a commercial institution.
Friday, January 10, 2020
From the archives: Forty years ago, Garrett Brown's groundbreaking invention changed screen entertainment forever.
Friday, January 03, 2020
From the archives: The musical genius had a fantastic combination of gifts, musical styles, and inspiring thoughts about music’s future.
Friday, December 27, 2019
From the archives: J.S. Bach tackled this popular and hypnotic musical structure - and the result made history.
Friday, December 20, 2019
For two more weeks, a corner of the Whitney Museum is devoted to the sounds, thoughts, and visions of jazz pianist/composer Jason Moran.
Friday, December 13, 2019
From the archives: Over 50 years ago, a wave of crime dramas burst onto American screens and gave viewers - and filmmakers - a whole new vocabulary of dark shadows and saucy dialogue.
Friday, December 06, 2019
The 'Kramer vs. Kramer' director's life was transformed by movies seen in his youth.
Friday, November 29, 2019
From the archives: Sara Fishko meditates on the mysteries of a VERY popular tune.
Friday, November 22, 2019
From the archives: The assassination of President John F. Kennedy was a trial by fire for a young medium.
Friday, November 15, 2019
From the archives: Writing a memoir helped Grant make peace with losing the prime years of her career to the paranoia of the McCarthy era.
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
WNYC's Sara Fishko and guests sift through the lingering effects of the Great War on modern art and life in Shell Shock 1919: How the Great War Changed Culture.