WoodSongs Old-Time Radio Hour

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Show #500  -  photos by Dr. Robert De Mattina
Celebrating the 500th broadcast of the
WoodSongs Old-Time Radio Hour
with special guest artist - RICHIE HAVENS

Richie Havens in the Green Room

500th Broadcast Celebration

Ticket counter

Folk icon Richie Havens joking
around in the Green Room
The 500th Broadcast on September 15, 2008 post show celebration  - cake for everyone!
Audience members arranging for tickets in theater lobby before the show

Kenny McKinney - preshow

The Hippy Chick Quartet

Team captain Lil with a volunteer

Kenny McKinney entertained audience members in line at front foyer before theater doors opened
Hippy Chicks performing on-stage before the 500th WoodSongs taping begins
Team captain Lil (right) with
another volunteer preparing
for the milestone broadcast

WoodSongs audience

Richie Havens

Richie Havens

A glimpse of the WoodSongs audience applauding during the 500th show
Richie Havens - folk icon
who first rose to fame
in the music scene that fostered
Joan Baez and Bob Dylan
In 1969, Richie Havens opened the Woodstock Festival - he kept playing encores until he ran out of songs - decided to improvise a version of "Motherless Child" - the song became an international hit

Clarista Ledford

Volunteers Bryan, Jerome, Eric

Award presentations

Mrs. Homer Ledford (Clarista) being honored in the WoodSongs audience
Volunteers (L-R) Bryan, Jerome, and Eric - discussing stage set-up before the show
Special presentation of awards by the Kentucky Commissioner of
Travel and Tourism

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