For Immediate Release
Friday, March 18, 2011
Local Contacts: Jeff Williams, General Manager/News & Public Affairs Director, WSIU Radio, (618) 453-6170, firstname.lastname@example.org; Laura Cobin, Donor Communications Coordinator, (618) 453-4287, email@example.com
Tickets Still Available for Michael Feldman's Whad'Ya Know? on March 26
Guests to Include Lt. Governor Sheila Simon, Musicians Robert Bowlin and Wil Maring
Carbondale, Ill. -- Tickets are still available for the live broadcast of Michael Feldman's Whad'Ya Know? on Saturday, March 26 at Shryock Auditorium, 1050 South Normal Avenue on the Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIUC) campus. Doors open at 9am, with seating requested by 9:30; the two-hour show will begin promptly at 10am.
Produced by Wisconsin Public Radio and distributed by Public Radio International (PRI), Whad'Ya Know? airs on WSIU 91.9 FM/91.9 HD, WUSI 90.3 FM, and WVSI 88.9 FM, the public media stations of SIUC, on Saturdays from 10am until noon.
Feldman last visited Southern Illinois in 1998 when he presented a live broadcast of the show from Shryock Auditorium. Guests featured in that broadcast included former U.S. Senator Paul Simon of Makanda, Ill. and Paul and the late Guy Renzaglia of Alto Vineyards in Alto Pass, Ill.
This year's show will include special guests Lt. Governor Sheila Simon and musicians Robert Bowlin and Wil Maring, among others.
Tickets can be purchased online at SouthernTicketsOnline.com, a service of SIU Event Services, or by calling (618) 453-6000 weekdays between noon and 5pm. Prices are $50 for seating in the Director's Circle, $40 for Orchestra seating, $32 for Side/Rear Orchestra/Lower Balcony seating, and $26 for the Upper Balcony.
Visit wsiu.org and click on the Whad'Ya Know? web feature on the WSIU homepage to learn more and for a link to SouthernTicketsOnline.com. Questions should be directed to Laura Cobin at (618) 453-4287.
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