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Peoria Riverfront Museum's 'Violins of Hope' elevates powerful Jewish stories of resistance and unity

On this week's episode of Out and About, Dr. Mae Gilliland Wright of ArtsPartners of Central Illinois talks about the Peoria Riverfront Museum’s international exhibition “Violins of Hope,” showcasing Jewish stories of resistance and unity through the power of musical performance.

Joining her is Susan Katz, Executive Director of the Jewish Federation of Peoria, as well as the PRM’s Curator of Collections and Exhibitions Bill Conger, and the Peoria Symphony Orchestra’s Music Director George Stelluto. Find more information here.

Jody Holtz is WCBU's assistant development director, assistant program director, host of WCBU's newsmagazine All Things Peoria and producer of WCBU’s arts and culture podcast Out and About.