Pensacola Opera appoints new director

May 12, 2015

Press Release: Pensacola Opera’s Board of Trustees has announced the appointment of Maestro Jerome Shannon as the company’s new Executive Director. Shannon has been acting as Interim Executive Director since January, and has been involved with…


PS Today: UWF football coach on the show

May 4, 2015

UWF Football Head Coach Pete Shinnick will be on Pensacola Speaks today at 5:35 p.m. Please listen in. Pensacola Speaks airs on News Talk 1370 WCOA Monday-Friday from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. You can call…


Pensacola Opera chosen for Yale Symposium

April 29, 2015

Pensacola Opera announced today that it has been selected by the Yale School of Music as a participant in the fifth Yale Symposium on Music in Schools, which will take place June 4–7 on the Yale…

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What is your Pensacola area bucket list

April 24, 2015

It has been a long week. Let’s have some fun on Pensacola Speaks. Email (rick@inweekly), tweet (@routzen, post here or call in this afternoon (478-3116) a few of the items that should be on everyone’s bucket…


PS today: Govt that works and FBI lab scandal

April 20, 2015

Today on Pensacola Speaks, I will interview author John Bernard on his book “Government That Works.” Bernard has successfully gotten governments to apply a lean management approach. At the state level, he has helped the New…


Radio Radio and Pensacola Speaks

April 17, 2015

The closing song for Pensacola Speaks is “Radio Radio” by Elvis Costello and the Attractions. On December 17, 1977, when he appeared on Saturday Night Live, Producer Lorne Michaels wanted the band to play their single…