Thunder River Theatre debuts the virtual ExtravaGala variety show Thursday night. KDNK’s Kathleen Shannon spoke with Executive Artistic Director Corey Simpson about the production.

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Tonight from 6pm to 8pm, the Carbondale Creative District hosts Carbondale's first-ever, virtual First Friday using Thunder River Theatre Company's ThunderStream service. Aly Sanguily, KDNK DJ and owner of Batch, gave details on Express Yourself about the night's events and her participation with the noise-making portion at 7pm in gratitude to first responders and other essential workers.


Thunder River Theatre Company's executive artistic Director Corey Simpson shared with Raleigh Burleigh on Express Yourself about ThunderStream. This new online service will feature diverse programming for all ages as well as play host to Carbondale's first-ever virtual First Friday.