Art and Culture

Art and culture

A young, enthusiastic student accepts a teaching job on an island of illiterate children.


"When You're in the Gloryland" is a spirit-possessed romp.

One of the best gothic novels in all of literature.

Savor the Rev. Willie Morganfield's slow and bluesy gospel song, "At the Cross."

Events May 12 - 18

May 11, 2018

The weather should be nice for outdoor activities happening in and around town.  From Drag Boat racing on the Brazos, the Nacho Daddy Car Show in Hewitt to the Peace Officers Memorial in Waco, there's a lot going on this week. 

A mysterious man with three sons moves from Bombay to New York 

This church choir from Scotch Plains, NJ, delivers a rollicking version of the gospel standard, "I'm On My Way to Heaven."

A teen shoplifter finds herself before a judge and becomes friends with her library mentor.


Carl Hall's vocals on "I Want to be More Like Jesus" will leave you... well... amazed. 

Conversations with Creative Waco - Eric Shephard

Apr 27, 2018

In this episode of Conversations with Creative Waco host Rae Jefferson speaks with Eric Shephard, executive director of the Waco Civic Theatre, about his work in Killeen. Also, David Smith hosts a new segment on the show called David and Art. 

Collection of haiku by one of the four great masters of the genre.

"Glory to His Name" showcases the Mighty Faith Increasers at their finest. 

Interesting selection of stories by a Booker Prize winning author.

"Soldier in Vietnam" is that rare gospel song about the war. 

Romantic story of a lonely man recently widowed and a woman dealing with a divorce.