City Lights: Super Bowl Street Art; And More

Atlanta artist, Shanequa Gay painting her mural at the Vine City MARTA station.
Atlanta artist, Shanequa Gay painting her mural at the Vine City MARTA station.
Credit Summer Evans / WABE

Thursday on “City Lights with Lois Reitzes”:

  • 1:25: Chris Appleton, executive director and co-founder of WonderRoot, joins Lois Reitzes to talk about “Off The Wall: Atlanta’s Civil Rights and Social Justice Journey,” an initiative to paint 30 murals around downtown before the Super Bowl.
  • 18:57: Producer Summer Evans speaks with Atlanta-based artist Shanequa Gay, one of the artists selected to create murals as part of “Off The Wall.”
  • 23:30: Reitzes talks with Kenny Leon about what’s next now that he’s left his position as artistic director of True Colors Theatre.
  • 32:53: The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra’s Talent Development Program celebrates 25 years in 2018. To talk about the program, Reitzes sat down with the director, Adrienne Thompson, anniversary coordinator, Ryan Walks, and student member, Vincent Tapia.