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Concerts, lectures ...and the Kitchen Sink

Whether you are a fan of public radio or you have never listened, there is something for everyone in this series of discussions, live broadcasts, concerts and meet-ups. Events are held at St. Louis Public Radio in Grand Center and are sponsored by Mosby Building Arts.

Upcoming Events

Who's on Deck
Who's on Deck, What's on Draft | May 19, 2016 | 6:00-9:00 P.M.

Cheer on the home team while watching the game on the Public Media Commons giant outdoor screen. Enjoy dogs and brats from Classic Red Hots Catering and sample beer from four area microbeweries including:

2nd Shift Brewing
4 Hands Brewing Company
The Old Bakery Beer Company
Perennial Artisan Ales
Urban Chestnut Brewing Company

$15 ticket includes 8 beer sampling tickets. 21+

UMSL at Grand Center | 3651 Olive Street | St. Louis, MO 63108


A part of the Kitchen Sink Series sponsored by Mosby Building Arts.

The 422's
Postponed

If you love the vocal style of the Manhattan Transfer, then join St. Louis Public Radio as the jazz vocal octet Java Jived will perform live at UMSL at Grand Center.

UMSL at Grand Center | 3651 Olive Street | St. Louis, MO 63108

A part of the Kitchen Sink Series sponsored by Mosby Building Arts.

Theatre Crawl
Theatre Crawl | July 1. 2016

Join St. Louis Public Radio for the finest offerings of the bustling St. Louis theatre scene at the Grand Center Theatre Crawl.


A Part of the Kitchen Sink Series Sponsored by Mosby Building Arts.
Cut and Paste
Cut & Paste Live: The Art of Illustration

Picture an evening where you can meet and mingle with three acclaimed illustrators, serve as an audience member for an indepth discussion on their unique art form, and witness this entire event illustrated live.

Featured Guest Illustrators:
John Hendrix
Fox Smith
Vidhya Nagarajan

Thursday, March 10, 2016
Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Show begins at 7:30 p.m.

UMSL at Grand Center
3651 Olive Street | St. Louis, MO 63108

A Part of the Kitchen Sink Series Sponsored by Mosby Building Arts.
The 422's
 
February 25, 2016 | 7:30 P.M.

Join St. Louis Public Radio at UMSL at Grand Center for a night of sketch comedy with STL Sketch Pad, featuring a dozen vignettes that are sure to get you laughing.

A part of the Kitchen Sink Series sponsored by Mosby Building Arts.


Sponsored by Mosby Building Arts

The 422's
Ignite | March 26, 2016 | 1:00 P.M.

Join St. Louis Public Radio for Ignite, the Repertory Theater of St. Louis' reading of Dael Olandersmith's "Until the Flood." No sets, no stage lights, no costumes, just the raw emotion of actors reading from this moving script about the recent events in Ferguson.

UMSL at Grand Center | 3651 Olive Street | St. Louis, MO 63108

A part of the Kitchen Sink Series sponsored by Mosby Building Arts.

Recent Events

The 422's
Songbird: A Listening Experience
December 15, 2015 | UMSL at Grand Center

Singer/songwriters in the round, featuring The Henningsens, with Brian Henneman.

Doors at 6:15PM | Show at 7:00PM
Advance tickets, $25. Door, $30
Purchase at www.songbird-stl.com

The "...and the Kitchen Sink" series is sponsored by Mosby Building Arts.


Sponsored by Mosby Building Arts

Taco-Rita
TACO-RITA SHOWDOWN
September 24, 2015 | 6:00 PM

Taco tastings and margarita tastings from six local taco joints. Vote for your favorites in each category. Music by Lliam Christy! Tickets $15. Sponsored by Mosby Building Arts.

SOLD OUT


Sponsored by Mosby Building Arts

kitchen sink series
Oct 28, 2015 | The Nine Network of Public Media | 6:30-9:00 PM

Suspended Futures: The School Discipline Debate

Free admission and open to the public!

The "...and the Kitchen Sink" series is sponsored by Mosby Building Arts.


Sponsored by Mosby Building Arts

kitchen sink series
Creations & Libations: An Adult Craft Night

Join STLPR for a non-traditional craft night. Sample one-of-a-kind craft beers from Perennial Artisan Ales while creating upcycled crafts with Perennial STL. $15 ticket includes craft materials and beer sampling, 21+.

The "...and the Kitchen Sink" series is sponsored by Mosby Building Arts.

Thursday, November 5

UMSL at Grand Center


Sponsored by Mosby Building Arts

An Evening of Jazz
AN EVENING OF JAZZ
September 10, 2015

Join St. Louis Public Radio for an evening of jazz. Enjoy a 90-minute set from the Carolbeth True Trio, with vocals from Erika Johnson, and meet Jazz Unlimited host Dennis Owsley and experience his jazz photography in a digital presentation during the performance. Sponsored by Mosby Building Arts.

7:30 PM | UMSL at Grand Center

SOLD OUT


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Comedians
Mostly Clean Comedy III

Stay tuned for next year's event.


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Women's Foundation of Greater St. Louis Logo
BUILDING CAREERS FOR WOMEN IN MEDIA
Thursday, June 18, 2015

Join us for an evening of discussion and learning as we explore the history of women in St. Louis media, and learn about emerging media from professionals setting the standard today.

5:30PM | UMSL at Grand Center | St. Louis


Sponsored by Mosby Building Arts

Theatre Crawl
THEATRE CRAWL
July 3, 2015

See short performances from nine St. Louis theatre companies.

 

6:00PM | Grand Center | St. Louis

Whiffenpoofs
THE WHIFFENPOOFS
April 28, 2015

Yale University's Whiffenpoofs, the world's oldest collegiate a cappella men's singing group, performed at UMSL at Grand Center.


Sponsored by Mosby Building Arts

George Hodgman
GEORGE HODGMAN
March 19, 2015

Join Hodgman for a lecture, Q&A, and book signing. In his hilarious, heartbreaking memoir, Bettyville, Hodgman shares his unforgettable mother-son journey, capturing truths about family, identity and our current American landscape.


Sponsored by Mosby Building Arts

The 422's
THE 442'S
February 19, 2015

The 442's are a unique collaboration by two members of the St. Louis Symphony and two members of the Erin Bode Group. Classical music and jazz are fused together for an exciting, new acoustic sound.


Sponsored by Mosby Building Arts

The 422's
POKEY LAFARGE
December 11, 2014

Songbird Cafe and St. Louis Public Radio present "In-the-round @ KWMU", a musical performance by Pokey LaFarge as well as Kelly Wells, Ryan Spearman, Tommy Halloran


Sponsored by Mosby Building Arts