Heritage Center Announces Upcoming Live(stream) with Heritage Center Episodes

Sep 2, 2020 | University Relations staff

DUBUQUE, Iowa – University of Dubuque Heritage Center is excited to announce the next four episodes of its Live(stream) with Heritage Center series. Held this fall, the series is an opportunity for viewers to meet the artists behind the music through Heritage Center’s social media.

Live(stream) with Heritage Center features interviews by Heritage Center staff with special guest artists and live music presentations. Each episode is approximately 45 minutes.

Kennedy’s Kitchen
Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020 – 7:30 p.m.

Kennedy’s Kitchen is a favorite local Irish band comprised of a family of lads including Liam Ladewski, Heritage Center’s former student engagement graduate assistant. Kennedy’s Kitchen will join Live(stream) with Heritage Center to celebrate “Halfway to St. Patty’s Day!” The episode will feature the band’s music, a look into their lives, and plans for future local performances.

Alpin Hong
Thursday, Oct. 22, 2020 – 7:00 p.m.

As a famed and fine-tuned pianist, Alpin Hong has made a career sharing his combination of stunning technique, emotional range, and rare humor around the world on stages such as Walt Disney Hall, the White House, and – you guessed it – Heritage Center. In this episode, Heritage Center’s staff will interview Alpin Hong and stream an exclusive, live showcase performance.

Darryl Van Leer of The Norm of Greatness: A Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020 – 7:30 p.m.

Darryl Van Leer’s stirring performance of The Norm of Greatness: A Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., based on the writings of Dr. King, was postponed in March 2020. While his live performance is pending, Van Leer will join Live(stream) with Heritage Center for a preview of his show and will share some insight about himself as well as the art and tributes he creates.

Patrick Dewane
Thursday, Dec. 17, 2020 – 7:30 p.m.

Patrick Dewane performed his multimedia one-man show The Accidental Hero in fall 2017 at Heritage Center. The performance brought to life archival material Dewane found in his late grandfather’s basement. Dewane will return (virtually) to Heritage Center for an in-depth interview and performance of some excerpts from a sequel to The Accidental Hero that tells a WWII story set at Christmastime.

Live(stream) with Heritage Center can be viewed at @HeritageCTR on Facebook and Twitter as well as at @UDBQMedia on YouTube. While the series is free, donations are welcome through the Friends of Heritage Center at https://www.dbq.edu/HeritageCenter/BecomeaFriendofHeritageCenter/.

To request a direct link to a Live(stream) with Heritage Center episode, please call 563.589.3432.