Young Actors Follow Their Dreams
Not every friendship starts on the set of a movie.
But that’s how Tampa teen Shelby Ronea and fellow actor Noah Diggs of St. Petersburg met. The pair was among the actors tapped for the Haley Joel Osment film, “<a href="http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2751310/?ref_=nv_sr_1">Sex Ed</a>,” filmed during the summer of 2013 in Tampa. The film will be released on November 7th.
In this installment of StoryCorps Tampa Bay, the 15-year-olds talk with Shelby’s mom, Renea Elmore, about their love for performing and their hopes for the future.
Marilyn Horne is not only one of the world’s greatest and best-known mezzo-sopranos, she’s also a wonderful raconteur, teacher and finder of tomorrow’s super-stars. Listen as she speaks with June LeBell about some of the great young singers the Marilyn Horne Foundation has brought to us, from Stephanie Blythe to Nicole Cabell, with lots of music to match the conversation.