A resolute defender of and advocate for the environment, he has been described as "committed to a positive difference in the quality of life for present and future American generations." He writes extensively on environmental issues, and has prosecuted governments and corporations alike for polluting the environment.
Cherry Jones discusses her Tony-winning role as Sister Aloysius in the national tour of John Patrick Shanley's 2005 Pulitzer-winning play, "Doubt."
Pianists Samuel Oram and Eric Clark join Carnegie Mellon Baroque directed by Stephen Schultz in the opening Allegro movement of J. S. Bach's Concerto in C Major, BWV 1061. Carnegie Mellon Baroque gives historically-informed performances on modern instruments.
Pittsburgh Symphony Pops guest conductor Erich Kunzel talks with Anna Singer about the music of John Williams. Kunzel conducted a 75th birthday tribute to the legendary Hollywood composer.
Michael Medved, syndicated radio host and film critic, talks with Jim Cunningham about television, movies and politics. Cunningham will introduce Medved for the Pittsburgh Speakers Series at Heinz Hall on Wednesday, February 28, 2007.