Third Coast artistic director Julie Shapiro has been with the Festival since its inaugural year (2000). . . [#newsletter Aug 28, 2013] Dear Producers, Third Coast has a big transition coming up and I’d like you to hear the news straight from us. Artistic Director Julie Shapiro has made a tough, carefully considered decision to … More TCF 2013 – Julie Shapiro will leave Third Coast Festival
Julie Shapiro from Chicago-based Third Coast Festival and Nina Garthwaite and Connor Walsh from London’s In the Dark conduct a spirited live conversation into matters meaningful and mundane – armed only with radio shorts. This radiophonic call and response could (and will) go anywhere – from stories of existential crisis and technology, to sea-monsters and … More IFC 2013 – Short and Sweet Monday Night @IFC
Here’s your chance to take part in an international audio mega-project, whether you can produce radio in your sleep, or have always hungered to utter the words “Testing, 1, 2, 3. Testing” into a microphone. ShortDocs are for everyone. The deadline for submitting your ShortDoc is April 30. [read more, submit, timeline, etc]
Always good to now and then point to the web site of Third Coast Festival @Chicago For example; now, at the end of the year. The web site is here. An interesting page here. And the latest newsletter here.
Since 1996, Radio Diaries has been giving people tape recorders and working with them to report on their own lives and histories. Radio Diaries Wins Gold “Teen boxer Claressa Shields says she’s never gotten anything other than gold, and this weekend at the Third Coast International Audio Festival she kept her record. Radio Diaries is … More TCF 2012 – ‘Radio Diaries’ wins gold with Olympic teen boxer Claressa @TCF Chicago +AUDIO
(you may see it online) . Headphones off (and our deep congratulations) to the winners of the 2012 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition. We’ll reveal “who won what” October 7 at the 2012 Third Coast . Awards Ceremony, hosted by the Kitchen Sisters (tix still available), and will share the results shortly afterward. In the meantime, … More TCF 2012 – Introducing… the 2012 Third Coast Winners!
1. Registration is now open for our TENTH Third Coast Conference, presented in partnership with the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University, and coming up October 5-7, 2012, in Evanston, IL! Ready to spend three days with hundreds of fellow producers, artists, students, and audio enthusiasts, talking shop about radio/audio storytelling on the airwaves … More TCF 2012 – Third Coast Conference: Registration – OPEN! and more
(Dec 01, 2011) We’d love to let folks know about our national broadcast… Happy Holidays from the Third Coast Festival! Our radio gift to you: Best of the Best: The 2011 Third Coast Festival Broadcast – two hours featuring the winners of this year’s Third Coast/Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition (including … More Letter from Chicago (by: Julie Shapiro)