Spotlight with Paul Larson

Dancers take on climate change

"Art Express - Rebecca Kelly Ballet - Environmental Dances" shows how choreography can combat harmful climate change. more »

Arts & Culture

Farewell to Maria!

Sesame Street actress Sonia Manzano will not return to the show when it begins its 46th season this fall. more »

Jul 2, 2015 10:00 AM Paul Larson's Spotlight

PERFORMING ARTS - Violinist Joshua Bell abandons his violin

Violinist accidentally leaves his violin behind. more »

Mar 24, 2015 11:12 AM Arts & Culture

TECHNOLOGY & HEALTH CARE - Robotic Assisted Surgery

An upstate New York woman undergoes robotic assisted surgery. more »

Mar 24, 2015 11:08 AM Arts & Culture

PERFORMING ARTS - Il Volo members remain humble

Enter the private world of four young Italian singers with big voices. more »

Mar 24, 2015 11:07 AM Arts & Culture

PERFORMING ARTS - Renée Fleming sings the praises of opera.

Explore the career of the opera singer and spokesperson. more »

Mar 24, 2015 10:55 AM Arts & Culture

EDUCATION - Therapy dog helps young readers

A dalmatian named Pepper boosts readers' confidence. more »

Mar 24, 2015 10:53 AM Arts & Culture


The singing survivors offer hope through humor. more »

Mar 23, 2015 4:58 PM Arts & Culture

TECHNOLOGY - Flight Simulators

Pilots practice for the worst to prepare for real flight. more »

Mar 23, 2015 4:25 PM Arts & Culture

TECHNOLOGY - Digital Art in Montreal

See the amazing installations of an emerging art form. more »

Mar 23, 2015 4:24 PM Arts & Culture

VISUAL ART - Sculptor's sadness inspires art

An estranged daughter inspires art by Heide Messing. more »

Mar 23, 2015 4:23 PM Arts & Culture

Fan Questions For Il Divo

Scroll through these videos to hear what each Il Divo member says to his fans. more »

Feb 27, 2015 3:25 PM Arts & Culture 2 Comments

Il Divo talks Broadway and Opera - Interview

Members of Il Divo chat about singing the showstoppers of musical theatre with their operatic voices. Mountain Lake PBS producer Paul Larson met up with Il Divo during their tour stop in Montreal. more »

Feb 23, 2015 4:05 PM Arts & Culture

Plattsburgh's John Lloyd Young to Star in Motion Picture Version of Jersey Boys

Plattsburgh's own John Lloyd Young will star in the motion picture "Jersey Boys" this June. In 2006, the actor and I discussed his Broadway debut at the famous Manhattan restaurant Sardis. more »

May 1, 2014 4:37 PM

VISUAL ART - Mohawk pottery

Mohawk pottery celebrates the miracle of life! more »

Apr 25, 2013 12:00 AM Arts & Culture 2 Comments

Author Visits - Sara J. Henry releases her novel, "A Cold and Lonely Place."

Author Sara J. Henry discusses her second novel, "A Cold and Lonely Place," with Paul Larson. more »

Feb 19, 2013 11:55 AM Arts & Culture

Ice Palace inspires novelist Sara J. Henry

Novelist Sara J. Henry writes of a horrific scene as the ice palace construction is underway in Saranac Lake. She joins me for an "Author Visit" about her new book, "A Cold and Lonely Place." more »

Feb 7, 2013 5:48 PM Arts & Culture

Eleanor Berger discusses rambling in the English countryside

Eleanor Berger's book "Stepping Out" features anecdotes, advice and helpful hints about English countryside walking. more »

Jan 28, 2013 10:48 AM Arts & Culture 2 Comments

Basketmaking keeps Native American artist in touch with ancestors

Seneca artist Penelope Minner creates beautiful baskets, keeping in touch with her Native American heritage. more »

Jan 18, 2013 10:32 AM Arts & Culture 1 Comments