“City Lights” explores the ways in which people express themselves creatively and enhance our lives.

In addition to a wide range of music, “City Lights” covers theater, dance, pop culture, visual arts and more. WABE has long been a partner with many organizations in Atlanta and through “City Lights” we’re deepening those relationships to serve our community with even greater arts and cultural content.

Featured Episode

The Life And Work Of Romare Bearden

Lois Reitzes talks with Mary Schmidt Campbell, president of Spelman College, about her biography of the artist Romare Bearden, “An American Odyssey: The Life and Work of Romare Bearden”; The Rev. Dr. Dwight Andrews about playwright August Wilson; and playwright Will Power about “Seize the King,” his retelling of Shakespeare’s “Richard the Third.”

Music For Pride Month

Lois Reitzes interviews author Peter Heller about his novel “Celine“; Atlanta photographers Ren and Helen Davis about their book “Landscape for the People” about George Alexander Grant, the first official photographer for the National Park Service; and Scott Stewart to find out his musical picks for Pride Month.

Actor David Oyelowo

Lois Reitzes talks with Carrie Burns of Atlanta Movie Tours about their virtual “Georgia Film and Chill Tours”; actor David Oyelowo about his role in the film “Don’t Let Go”; and comedian Greg Fitzsimmons about his work in comedy.

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