Producers Circle Reception with Anna Deavere Smith

Members of the KLRU Producers Circle attended a reception featuring actress, educator and activist Anna Deavere Smith, May 10, in Studio 6B. The reception immediately followed Smith’s taping of Texas Monthly Talks.

Smith’s work as an actress includes roles in theater, film and television. She is also well known as the author of critically acclaimed plays and books. It’s a career that has won wide respect, as well as a number of awards, including two Obies, two Tony nominations and a spot as a finalist for a Pulitzer Prize.

To see her Texas Monthly Talks appearance, tune into KLRU on May 27th. To find out more information on KLRU’s Producer Circle and future Producer Circle events, contact Sharon Guess at

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Exclusive Breakfast with David Brancaccio

KLRU’s Producer’s Circle donor group is hosting a member’s breakfast with David Brancaccio, this February. David Brancaccio is host and senior editor of NOW on PBS, public television’s award-winning newsmagazine of investigative reporting and in-depth interviews. A broadcaster for 33 years, Brancaccio worked alongside the legendary journalist Bill Moyers at NOW, before flying solo beginning in 2005. His journalism has won the three top awards in broadcasting: the George Foster Peabody, the duPont-Columbia, and the Emmy.

To learn more about how you can attend this and future Producers Circle events, visit the Producer Circle page or contact Sharon Guess at