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Live with Tony Kushner

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On Thursday, February 5 at 7:00 p.m. RadioWest is live from Kingsbury Hall with playwright Tony Kushner. Kushner won a Pulitzer prize for his play "Angels in America," and has received an Emmy Award, two Tony Awards and three Obie Awards. Doug will talk to him about his body of work and how he uses art to tackle the social issues of our day. 

Tickets and information at 801-581-7100 or on-line at kingtix.org

The show will air one time only on KUER 90.1, February 5 at 7 p.m. It will not be available for streaming or podcast.

Part of the Artist in Residence Program of the Tanner Humanities Center at the University of Utah. 

Doug Fabrizio has been reporting for KUER News since 1987, and became News Director in 1993. In 2001, he became host and executive producer of KUER's RadioWest, a one hour conversation/call-in show on KUER 90.1 in Salt Lake City. He has gained a reputation for his thoughtful style. He has interviewed everyone from Isabel Allende to the Dalai Lama, and from Madeleine Albright to Desmond Tutu. His interview skills landed him a spot as a guest host of the national NPR program, "Talk of the Nation." He has won numerous awards for his reporting and for his work with RadioWest and KUED's Utah NOW from such organizations as the Society of Professional Journalists, the Utah Broadcasters Association, the Public Radio News Directors Association and the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.