KLRU shows receive Emmy nominations

KLRU-produced programs and shows airing on KLRU received 19 Lone Star Emmy nominations.

KLRU-produced shows received six nominations:
ARTS/ENTERTAINMENT – PROGRAM / SPECIAL / FEATURE / SEGMENT
Austin Lyric Opera’s Cinderella
Dutch Rall, Producer, Director, Editor

ARTS/ENTERTAINMENT – PROGRAM / SPECIAL / FEATURE / SEGMENT
Texas Monthly Talks #722: Billy Bob Thornton
Lynn Boswell, Producer

PUBLIC/CURRENT/COMMUNITY AFFAIRS – PROGRAM / SPECIAL / FEATURE / SEGMENT
Children’s Art Bus
Dutch Rall, Producer, Director, Editor
Elena Ramirez, Producer

COMMUNITY/PUBLIC SERVICE (PSA) – SINGLE SPOT/CAMPAIGN
Gifted/Talented Awareness Spot
Elena Ramirez, Producer

EDITOR – PROGRAM (NON-NEWS)
Deja Donne: Deja View
Dutch Rall, Editor

POLITICS/GOVERNMENT – PROGRAM/SPECIAL/FEATURE/SEGMENT
Texas Monthly Talks #711: The Obama Administration
Lynn Boswell, Producer

DOWNTOWN, which is a co-production of KLRU and the Downtown Austin Alliance,  had a banner year, receiving 5 nominations:

MAGAZINE PROGRAM – PROGRAM / SPECIAL:  Show #406: Austin’s Independent Businesses / Recycling / The New Music Model

· ARTS/ENTERTAINMENT – PROGRAM / SPECIAL / FEATURE / SEGMENT:  Republic of Texas Biker Rally

· PUBLIC/CURRENT/COMMUNITY AFFAIRS – PROGRAM / SPECIAL / FEATURE / SEGMENT:  Creating a Great Downtown

· MAGAZINE PROGRAM – PROGRAM / SPECIAL:  Show #406: Austin’s Independent Businesses / Recycling / The New Music Model

· TEXAS HERITAGE – PROGRAM FEATURE/SEGMENT:  The Austin History Center

Texas Park and Wildlife, which airs weekly on KLRU,  received eight nominations.