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Michael Feldman's Whad'Ya Know? Takes SIUC Shryock Stage Tomorrow

Media Advisory           
For Tomorrow - Saturday, March 26, 2011

Contacts: Jeff Williams, General Manager/News & Public Affairs Director, WSIU Radio,
(618) 453-6170,; Laura Cobin, WSIU Donor Communications Coordinator, (618) 453-4287,

Guests to include Lt. Governor Sheila Simon, University Museum Director Dona Bachman, Local Musicians Robert Bowlin and Wil Maring


Media may arrive any time during the show - between 10am and noon – for video footage or stills of the broadcast. Michael Feldman will be available for interviews after 12pm.


Carbondale, Ill. – Reporters, photographers, and camera crews are invited to cover a live broadcast of the national public radio comedy quiz show Michael Feldman's Whad'Ya Know? tomorrowSaturday, March 26 at Shryock Auditorium, 1050 South Normal Avenue on the Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIUC) campus in Carbondale, Ill.

The live radio broadcast will begin promptly at 10am. Host Michael Feldman will talk with the audience after the show concludes at noon and will be available to media.

Feldman last visited Southern Illinois in 1998 when he presented a live broadcast of the show, also from Shryock Auditorium. Guests featured in the 1998 broadcast included former U.S. Senator Paul Simon of Makanda and Guy Renzaglia of Alto Vineyards in Alto Pass.

Special guests will include Lt. Governor Sheila Simon and Dona Bachman, Director of the University Museum at SIU Carbondale. Musical guests for the show are local performers Robert Bowlin and Wil Maring.

Michael Feldman's Whad'Ya Know? is produced by Wisconsin Public Radio and distributed by Public Radio International (PRI). It airs nationwide, and on the WSIU Radio stations, on Saturdays from 10am-12pm.

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