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"Scenic Roots" offers conversations that matter in the heart of Chattanooga and the Tennessee Valley.From the mountains to the river, our conversations are rooted deep within every corner of our community - reflecting who we are, who we were and who we can become.We engage with the news that affects our community, behind and beyond the headlines. We build bridges that span from creators and innovators to storytellers and the outdoors. We focus on our challenges as many communities in one - as we celebrate what inspires us. We resonate with countless voices - in words and spaces, sounds and songs.We are "Scenic Roots."Ray Bassett hosts "Scenic Roots" – with Richard Winham – produced at WUTC.

Scenic Roots - Weds 3/16/22

Scenic Roots - Weds 3/16/22
  • Donivan Brown of The Ed Johnson Project in Chattanooga.
  • Scott Dunlap & Katie Love on CTC’s “Little Women” musical.
  • Talking Writing: singer-songwriter Charlotte Simon.
  • These voices - and more - on this edition of “Scenic Roots.”
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  • When Louisa May Alcott wrote “Little Women” after the Civil War, she could not have imagined that her coming-of-age novel about the March sisters would one day become a Broadway musical - as it did in 2005. On Friday, the musical adaptation of “Little Women” comes to Chattanooga Theatre Centre.
  • Richard Winham shares a conversation with singer-songwriter Charlotte Simon, who has just released her first album.