Ally Karsyn

Arts Producer/Announcer
Ode - Holiday Joy & Mayhem
Ally Karsyn

Holidays are hard. There, we said it. Often, stress runs high, money runs low, and there are all these expectations of how things should be. 

It's become a holiday tradition for local musicians to collaborate on a Christmas album for a cause.

Jeremiah Grimm
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Fire, roaches, bad roommates—he's had them all.

Lisa Soukup
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"Home was having the same friends and stuff and family around me. It was watching the sun rise over the beaches of Australia and breathing in the minty, sweet smell of Eucalyptus trees."

Risty Bryce puts his lips to a microphone in a middle school band room in Pierson, Iowa. It’s not his usual setting for a percussion performance, but today is special. For the first time, he’s seeing a seventh grade student, Kennedi Vondrak, play the bass drum, using a sound activated device.

Emily Anderson
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I either heard or read recently that, of the top two tragedies that can happen in a person’s life, the most challenging is for someone you love to die. The second? Moving.


What would you do for a Klondike bar?

Ode: Music was my home

Nov 2, 2017
Tom Hunting
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I hope others will be reminded of who they are, and to know that if they have forgotten, they can go home again.

Brian McNaughton
Ally Karsyn

An Iowa farm boy explores the edges of safety and imagination.

Russell and Diana Wooley, the founders of LAMB Arts Regional Theatre & School, announced a capital campaign to turn Sioux City’s old auditorium, at 625 Douglas St., into the Center for the Performing Arts.