The Craig Fahle Show

Podcast for Friday, August 24, 2012

On today's show, WDET's Laura Weber-Davis speaks with Spike Lee to discuss his self-financed film about a 12-year-old boy who moves in with his Baptist bishop grandfather in Brooklyn's gritty Red Hook neighborhood. WDET's Martina Guzman speaks with Oud player Victor Ghannam and Flamenco guitarist Jacco Mueller. The duo play two of their songs and talk about their upcoming performance with Lana Mini of Detroit Belly Dance at The Hamilton Room in Birmingham.

Tony-winning Broadway star and former "Frasier" and "Cheers" actress Bebe Neuwirth speaks with Craig about her upcoming performance at The Berman, Sept. 1 at 8 p.m. Her performance will be part of the Stephen Gottlieb Festival of the Arts, Aug. 28-Sept. 2. Hosted by the Jewish Community Center of Metro Detroit, the festival will feature concerts, lectures, hands-on art projects, family events, exhibits and films. Bebe Neuwirth will star in “Stories with Piano” at 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 1 at The Berman. Craig is joined by Stephen Henderson and Jeff Wattrick for this week's Friday Follies to discuss some of the highlights from news this week.Craig speaks with WDET's Ann Delisi about a special Greening of Detroit celebration, LIVE,LOVE,LOCAL. The event is taking place tomorrow (Aug. 25) from 12 - 4 p.m. at Shed 5 in Detroit's Eastern Market. Ann is Chair of the one-day event that celebrates living green in Detroit. WDET's Travis Wright joins Craig to talk about some of the best events happening in and around Detroit this weekend.

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