Sioux Empire Arts & Entertainment Conversations
The Dave Holly Hour


July 28, 2022

Dave Holly Hour Episode 140 July 28, 2022

Emersyn Park of Tea has her second book coming out this Sunday. We got together to talk about both books and what might be on the horizon for the local author. Then actor/director Jesse Jensen talks about wining a Sioux …

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July 21, 2022

Dave Holly Hour Episode 139 July 21, 2022

Chris Freier makes his first appearance on the show. He gives us his perspective on his own comedy style as well as the local comedy scene. Luke Tatge is a writer, publisher, playwright, director, actor and so much more. He's …

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July 14, 2022

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Actor Ruthie Pottratz practically grew up on stage. She tells us about her stage adventures. Then Actor Macie Lynn takes on a real life role in My Name is Rachel Corrie for a Storytellers Anonymous production in Corson Saturday, July …

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July 7, 2022

Dave Holly Hour Episode 137 July 7, 2022

We're celebrating in this show. Debbi Jones is playing Lucy in Good Night Theatre Collective's production of You're a Good Man Charlie Brown. It's opening night and Debbi's birthday. Then we talk with Kyle Murray and Brian Schipper from Mighty …

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June 30, 2022

Dave Holly Hour Episode 136 June 30, 2022

All the world is a stage...Thank You Shakespeare! Bare Bodkins Theatre brings you Shakespeare in Falls Park beginning tonight as they present The TEmpest. Artistic Director Jayne Gearhart Fitzsimmons tell us about performing in very Bard-like surrounding...

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June 23, 2022

Dave Holly Hour Episode 135 June 23, 2022

The always entertaining Lisa Kutter talks about this weekend's Peach Festival, an interesting story about getting out of Georgia and, of course, her love of entertaining. Randy Ruud talks the tech side of theater. With over one hundred shows under …

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June 16, 2022

Dave Holly Hour Episode 134 June 16, 2022

Vietnam veteran Dave Rowe of Sioux Falls was a dee-jay while stationed in Da Nang. Now he has recreated an hour of that show and presents around the region. He tells us about that as well as being a horn …

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June 9, 2022

Dave Holly Hour Episode 133 June 9, 2022

Matt Neufeld is President of Sioux Falls Pride. He joins us to talk about Pride Week in Sioux Falls including the big parade and festival. Then Pierce Hoffman talks about his variety of musical talents. The Weekend Eve Toast is …

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June 2, 2022

Dave Holly Hour Episode 132 June 2, 2022

Some open and fun conversations highlight this week's show. Actor Lezlee Parker is currently in Olde Towne Dinner Theatre's production of Caught in the Net. Next week she's headed to her home of Long Island, New York to see what …

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May 26, 2022

Dave Holly Hour Episode 131 May 26, 2022

Brady & Katie Wrede have both been on the show beofre talking about their solo efforts in music. They also happen to play together as Common Ground. We finally had the chance to chat with them about their music and …

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May 19, 2022

Dave Holly Hour Episode 130 May 19, 2022

What's in store for Clinton Store? Couldn't resist the pun. You won't be able to resist hearing the local actor as we talk about his ability to bring characters (even animated ones) to life. Then from the Brookings based troupe …

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May 12, 2022

Dave Holly Hour Episode 129 May 12, 2022

This show is for the birds! The Sioux Falls Canaries that is. John Gaskins is the Entertainment Director for the independent baseball team. He highlights this week's show telling us about the great entertainment lined up for this year's home …

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May 5, 2022

Dave Holly Hour Episode 128 May 5, 2022

Special treat this show as we get to hear some music and not worry about copyrights as the group Beautiful Kingdom joins the show along with the always energetic Apolonia Davalos. Plujs there is a great art show benefit Friday …

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April 28, 2022

Dave Holly Hour Episode 127 April 28, 2022

Premiere Playhouse Executive Director Robin Byrne is resigning at the end of this season. While he tells us about the decision to move back to England, he tells us about all the programming going one yet before he leaves...and leaves …

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April 21, 2022

Dave Holly Hour Episode 126 April 21, 2022

This week it's a triple dip of Sioux Empire Arts & Entertainment. Thankfully actor Ezra Hunter had a spare hour as he's been in shows continually since the first of the year. It definitely was worth the extra effort to …

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April 14, 2022

Dave Holly Hour Episode 125 April 14, 2022

Guitarist Eric Miller is on the show for the first time. He LOVES electric guitars. He happens to play them well too. He's done so recently with Good Night Theatre and Midtown Coffee Radio Hour. Meanwhile musician Michael Sorenson makes …

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April 7, 2022

Dave Holly Hour Episode 124 April 7, 2022

Who knows that Sioux Falls has an anthem? Bob Nelson does. He even sings it for us along while talking about his love of local theatre and all the parts he's played on and off stage. Plus Rose Ann Hofland …

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March 31, 2022

Dave Holly Hour Episode 123 March 31, 2022

The Psychic is being presented by the Mighty Corson Arts Players this weekend and next. Director Brian Schipper tells us about the show, the cast and some things coming up for MCAP. Chris Andrews recently had the lead in Lombardi …

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March 24, 2022

Dave Holly Hour Episode 122 March 24, 2022

Image consultant & branding expert Sheila Anderson and Insiders Band songwriter/keyboardist Ray Pearson & drummer Darren Matthes highlight this week's show. The Weekend Eve Toast is to Daylight Saving Time while Honorable Mention goes to the Midtown Coff...

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March 17, 2022

Dave Holly Hour Episode 121 March 17, 2022

Happy St. Patrick's Day! This week's show features actor & podcaster Mo Hurley fresh off her outstanding performance in the Premiere Playhouse's 39 Steps. Then April VanLeirsburg from Van Art Studios joins us to talk about a benefit show for …

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March 10, 2022

Dave Holly Hour Episode 120 March 10, 2022

A very lovely young couple, Greyson Schultz & Audri Vargas highlight this week's show. The two singer/songwriters are very talented and you'll hear the passion in the stories they tell. The Weekend Eve Toast is to priorities thanks to a …

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March 3, 2022

Dave Holly Hour Episode 119 March 3, 20o22

One great guest and then 10 Rules Every Artist Should Live By. That great guest is Sydney Bartunek-Bender of Move to Heal South Dakota. She is the organization's founder and has been moving since the age of five with a …

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Feb. 24, 2022

Dave Holly Hour Episode 118 February 24, 2022

He is one of the busiest people in show biz in the Sioux Empire. Zach Dresch joins us to talk comedy, talk show cohosting, drumming and improv. THen we learn about the elegant art of aerial performance with Kayla Mathieu …

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Feb. 17, 2022

Dave Holly Hour Episode 117 February 17, 2022

Once again, more then an hour. It's the post Valentine episode and it does include some lovebirds. Local actors Erin Sharp & Emily Dykstra love the stage, fell in love on stage and will get married on stage this spring. …

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