Insight With Beth Ruyak

Hosted By Beth Ruyak

Insight creates conversation to build community, exploring issues and events that connect people in our region. Insight covers breaking news and big ideas, music, arts & culture with responsible journalism, civil discussion and diverse voices.


Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.
on News Station

 We Get Support From:
Become a Supporter 
 We Get Support From:
Become a Supporter 

Celebration Arts Dislocated By Rising Rents

A cast photo from Celebration Arts' production of "A Raisin In The Sun"


For decades, Celebration Arts was the only theatre company in town dedicated to performing plays specifically about the African American experience. The company recently announced the owner of their building will not renew the lease and now they’re without a home.

Prior to last night’s city council meeting, Founder and Artistic Director James Wheatley kicked off the Capitol Campaign to raise $100,000 and buy the old B Street Theatre building. Wheatley joins Celebration Arts Actor Alana Matthews to explain.

Chris Remington

Former Producer, Insight

Chris joined Capital Public Radio’s “Insight with Beth Ruyak” in September 2016, booking a wide variety of guests, developing questions and producing music elements for the program.  Read Full Bio 

Sign up for ReCap

and never miss the top stories

Delivered to your inbox every Wednesday.

Check out a sample ReCap newsletter.