How drawing opens up doors for this documentarian
January 7, 2016 at 6:15 PM EDT
167658167634How drawing opens up doors for this documentarianIllustrative journalist Wendy MacNaughton offers her Brief but Spectacular take on telling undertold stories through drawing.2016-01-07 18:00:00disabled2365639534nsjzjyEoJ4I196463Who’s footing the bill to restore the ruby slippersIn our NewsHour Shares moment of the day, Judy Garland’s iconic ruby slippers from “The Wizard of OZ” are one of the most popular attractions at the National Museum of American History. But since their debut on the yellow brick road, the glittering, sequined shoes have faded and degraded while on display. In order to restore them, the museum launched a crowdfunding campaign.2016-10-24 18:00:00http://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/GettyImages-134985123-320x196.jpg2365874556Cvoag2cTXvA196228‘Prairie Home’ gets a new companion"A Prairie Home Companion" has always been synonymous with one man: Garrison Keillor. Since his departure, the live variety radio program transitioned to a new host. But 35-year-old Chris Thile isn't actually new -- he's been performing on the show since he was 15 and listening since early childhood. Jeffrey Brown reports on how the iconic program is changing -- and how it's remaining the same.2016-10-21 18:00:00http://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/thile2-320x196.jpg2365873031Bq-kl66fu-k196100This casting director likes you for your idiosyncrasiesThe first thing that casting director David Rubin does when he reads a screenplay is to forget the writer’s character descriptions. Instead, he’s on the lookout for an actor’s authenticity, as well as diversity. Rubin offers his Brief But Spectacular take on what he sees as the most illuminating auditions.2016-10-20 18:00:00http://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/rubin-320x196.jpg2365871589V85GdzDo9k0
Illustrative journalist Wendy MacNaughton offers her Brief but Spectacular take on telling undertold stories through drawing.
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