Montgomery County Councilmember Marc Elrich is running for County Executive with public financing and plans to take on developers. Kim R. Ford is challenging fourteen-term Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton for her seat. We talk to both of them about their campaigns and look at the biggest political news of the week.
Alberta Hunter may be the best blues & jazz performer you’ve never heard of. Born in Memphis in 1895, she launched a professional singing career before the age of 15, but ultimately gave it up to be a nurse. We hear about a new play that tells Hunter’s story — especially how she returned to performing in her eighties and entertained at a Greenwich Village hotspot until her death at 89.
- Carolyn Griffin Producing Artistic Director, MetroStage
- Jackie Richardson Actor, Cookin' at the Cookery
- Jannice Lorraine Actor, Cookin' at the Cookery
- Marion J. Caffey Playwright and director, Cookin' at the Cookery
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