On May 10, 1869, workers drove the so-called “golden spike”spike through railroad ties joining the Union Pacific Railroad with the Central Pacific Railroad. Saturday evening on The American Sound, hear American composer George Antheil’s “Golden Spike,” inspired by America’s transcontinental railroad.
HighJinks’ Stilt Walkers
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Find out how the silt walkers of HighJinks Productions learn to perform and why this risky art form has become so popular in Columbus, Ohio.