Celebrating The Governor's Awards In The Arts

Feb 2, 2021
John Lopez studio

In The Moment … February 2nd, 2021 Show 983 Hour 2

We get to know this year's Governor's Awards In The Arts honorees. First, Jim Speirs is with us for a look at the arts in South Dakota. Then we meet photographer and professor John Banasiak. Sculptor John Lopez joins us for a look at how landscape influences art and art influences culture. Plus, Ashley Ragsdale, with the Brookings Arts Council, joins us to talk about how the organization has navigated a tumultuous year and kept its mission flowing for the people they serve. 


In The Moment … August 17, 2020 Show 882 Hour 1

In this week's installment of Summer with the Symphony, we hear the sounds of Tchaikovsky Manfred.

Summer With The Symphony: Ravel Part III

Jul 20, 2020

In The Moment … July 20, 2020 Show 862 Hour 2

In this installment of SDPB's  Summer With The Symphony, we hear Ravel Part III.

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Arts South Dakota Artist Emergency Relief Fund

Jun 22, 2020
Arts South Dakota

In The Moment … June 22, 2020 Show 843 Hour 1

The Arts South Dakota Artist Emergency Relief Fund was designed to assist creative workers in the state who are feeling the effects of the Coronavirus pandemic. Andrew Reinartz is the Community Development Director with Arts South Dakota. Certain criteria must be met to be qualified and Andrew joins us today with more details.

Arts & Lifestyle: Jun 13 - 19

Jun 19, 2020

In this week's arts podcast, SDPB's Steve Zwemke sits with Immigrant Union's Brent DeBoer - Enjoy.

Arts & Lifestyle: May 23 - 29

May 29, 2020

In this In the Moment arts podcast, we hear about suffrage in South Dakota, art during the pandemic, and what it means to be marginalized.

Arts & Lifestyle: May 16 - 22

May 22, 2020

In this week’s art & lifestyle podcast, we are joined by Mike Lee’s and discuss his first full-length album, Images of the Past brings us an old video, and Author Richard Haass talks globalization. 

Arts & Lifestyle: May 9 - 15

May 15, 2020

The 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th ammendment, Gene Sperling's new book on the economy, and a number of other topics are covered in this week's In the Moment Arts & Lifestyle Podcast.

Arts & Lifestyle: May 2 - 8

May 8, 2020

Relationship and community during the pandemic are the focus of this week's In the Moment Arts & Lifestyle Podcast.

Arts & Lifestyle: Apr 25 - May 1

May 1, 2020

In this week's In the Moment Arts & Lifestyle Podcast, we learn about the development of the first telephone network in South Dakota, discuss the role of faith during the pandemic, and a #1 New York Times best selling author joins us to talk her newest book.

The "Allied Arts Fund" Role During The Pandemic

Apr 28, 2020

In The Moment ... April 28, 2020 Show 805 Hour 2

Arts & Lifestyle: Apr 11 - 17

Apr 17, 2020

In this week's arts and lifestyle podcast, we hear from Game Fish and Parks, a couple outdoorsmen, an author, and SDPB's Chynna Lockett brings us a very special feature.

Arts & Lifestyle: Mar 28 - Apr 3

Apr 3, 2020

We spend the majority of the program helping those who might be missing music as art and music as worship during this pandemic and Lenten season. All this and more in this week's arts and lifestyle podcast.

Postcard From The Prairie

Mar 30, 2020

In The Moment ... March 30, 2020 Show 748 Hour 2

Eliza Blue discusses coping with fear and anxiety in this month's "Postcard From The Praire."


Artists & Arts Orgs Carry On

Mar 27, 2020

In The Moment ... March 27, 2020 Show 783 Hour 1

Artists and arts organizations are hit hard during the economic disruption of the coronavirus pandemic. Peter Strong is co-owner of Racing Magpie in Rapid City. He joins us to talk about virtual residencies for artists.

Arts & Lifestyle: Mar 14 - 20

Mar 20, 2020

In this week's arts & lifestyle podcast, we hear how creatives are struggling to cope during the COVID-19 pandemic, music from a local artist, and more.

Arts & Lifestyle: Mar 7 - 13

Mar 13, 2020

In this week's arts & lifestyle podcast, we hear music from Lane Putnam and Clayton Ryan, and reflect on the life of a renowned Native American journalist. 

Arts & Lifestyle: Jan 4 - 10

Jan 10, 2020

In this week’s South Dakota arts coverage, we discuss an exhibit at the Old Courthouse Museum that educates us on both prohibition and women's suffrage. This is exhibit is free, open to the public, and focuses both on the national and local levels of both these historic issues.

Plus, contributing to wildlife and conservation efforts is a great way to begin the New Year. Stephanie Arne tells us how.

Arts & Lifestyle: Dec 28 - Jan 3

Jan 3, 2020

In this week’s South Dakota arts and lifestyle podcast, singer-songwriter Chris Huisenga, whose musical provides us with an exclusive interview during our first Moment in Sound of the new year.

  • Poet Sara Henning.
  • Poetry from Studio 47.

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Arts & Lifestyle: Dec 7 - 13

Dec 13, 2019

For the third consecutive year, our SDPB music aficionados have put together lists of songs they think should be on your radar. They're ready to share some of their favorite jazz, indie, country and rock songs from 2019. 

Arts & Lifestyle: Nov 30 - Dec 6

Dec 6, 2019

This week’s South Dakota arts and lifestyle features a conversation about the 100th anniversary of South Dakota’s ratification of the 19th Amendment, tunes by Midwest singer-songwriter Chad Elliott, and more.

Arts & Lifestyle: Sep 14 -20

Sep 20, 2019

Joseph Running Crane plays some tunes and Jerry Boyer updates us on the colors in the canyon. This and more on this week’s arts and lifestyle podcast.

In The Moment ... May 10, 2019 Show 573 Hour 1

Check out the latest installment of Stay Crafy SoDak as SDPB's Chynna Lockett talks about making rolled paper flowers.

Nancy Friedemann-Sanchez

In The Moment ... December 13, 2018 Show 479 Hour 1

A new art exhibition opens tomorrow at the University Art Galleries at the University of South Dakota. This features the work of Nancy Friedemann-Sanchez. Sanchez refers to her art as a bicultural and transcultural experience. The exhibition runs through the 17th of January. That day will have the artist giving a talk at 2 and closing reception that evening from 5 until 7.

Voting For The Arts

Oct 30, 2018
SDPB/Adria Botella

In The Moment ... October 30, 2018 Show 450 Hour 2

As a service to their statewide membership and constituents, Arts South Dakota is conducting a survey of candidates for the South Dakota Legislature, Governor and the U.S. House of Representatives in an effort to understand their positions on arts related issues.

Arts South Dakota Executive Director Jim Speirs explains the survey.

How do we create communities where our children grow up to live and innovate close to home?

We bring you a special In the Moment. We break down the numbers behind generational migration. We probe the outer reaches of the battle against Brain Drain. We ask the questions: Who are we and Who are we becoming?

This hour we meet educators and innovators, business leaders, policy makers, and advocates.

South Dakota The Next Generation

Arc Of Dreams

May 7, 2018

In The Moment ... May 7, 2018 Show 331 Hour 2

Sioux Falls prepares to make a sculptural leap of faith. In order to climb into the sky, first you have to turn some dirt.

Today we discuss the Arc of Dreams. Jim Clark, and Paul Schiller join us.

In the Moment ... April 9, 2018 Show 311 Hour 1

The University of South Dakota Theater Department presents "Cabaret" from April 12 - 22.

Veteran Broadway director and choreographer Chet Walker spent ten days in residency at USD conducting workshops and lecturing. He choreographed eight dances for USD's Cabaret.

He joins us for a conversation about Bob Fosse, 50 years of "Cabaret," and his life as a choreographer.

Lori Walsh

In The Moment ... March 15, 2018 Show 297 Hour 2

Ryan Brewer owns MagicTime Films production company. He's a Black Hills filmmaker and he joins us live from SDPB's Black Hills Bureau.

In The Moment ... March 5, 2018 Show 289 Hour 1

Jeff Logan owns and operates Logan Luxury theaters in Mitchell. And if you're a fan of the movies, last night the stars turned out to say thank you.

Jeff joins us for a recap of the 90th Oscars ceremony.