WUGA Spotlight Interviews

WUGA presents one-on-one interviews with some of the most prolific artists and fascinating people who call Athens home. These interviews typically air mid afternoons during NPR's Here & Now and also over the weekend during Weekend Edition and Weekends on All Things Considered.

Michael Cardin w/Didi Dunphy and Pat Priest

ACS Presented "Angels Everywhere"

Dec 8, 2017

The Athens Choral Society presented “Angels Everywhere” on Tuesday, December 5th  in Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall. The Christmas themed concert featured new and traditional carols and songs about angels. Director Stephen Mitchell visited with WUGA's Michael Cardin.

A Christmas Carol Performances

Dec 7, 2017

Circle Ensemble Theatre presents Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, adapted by Joelle Re Arp-Dunham, and directed by Farley Richmond, the weekend of December 8th.  Co-founder Lisa Mende talks with WUGA's Michael Cardin about the production.

Spotlight on the Arts: Family Day

Nov 7, 2017

UGA's Spotlight on the Arts festival celebrates Family Day.  Kristin Jutras joins WUGA's Michael Cardin to talk about the event.


Nov 6, 2017

The UGA Department of Theatre and Film studies present "Cabaret" at the UGA Fine Arts Center as part of the Spotlight on the Arts festival.

The Arts Kaleidoscope

Oct 26, 2017

UGA's Spotlight on the Arts festival is almost here.  To kick off the Spotlight on the Arts festival, UGA’s arts programs present an hour-long kaleidoscope of student performances and presentations. This brilliant, non-stop collage of the arts provides a window into the vast scope of the creative work on our campus, from dance to music, theater, creative writing and art.  Dale Monson, Director of the Hugh Hodgson School of Music at UGA stopped by WUGA to talk with Michael Cardin about the event.