I Scream Cakes Featured on September 1 Episode of Sunday Arts

Nine PBS Series Highlights Unique Bakery in St. Louis’ Cherokee Street Neighborhood

 

St. Louis, MO—August 28, 2013—This week’s episode of Nine Network’s series Sunday Arts, broadcast Sunday, September 1 at 1:00 p.m. on Nine PBS, features I Scream Cakes, an artsy bakery in St. Louis’ Cherokee Street neighborhood. I Scream Cakes takes cake decorating to a whole new level under the creative touch of a former tattoo artist turned baker who elevates ice cream and cakes into an art form. 

 

In other segments, this episode of Sunday Arts features photographer Petronella Ytsma whose work illuminates the long-term effects of Agent Orange and dioxin on American veterans who were exposed during the Vietnam War; the celebration of Apollo Theatre’s 80th anniversary and its role in American culture and African-American artistry; and a young woman who transitioned from jump-rope champion to Cirque du Soleil performer.

Sunday Arts is a half-hour magazine series showcasing arts stories from the Nine Network and PBS stations across the country. Every episode spotlights local arts organizations. Sunday Arts and all arts programming on the Nine Network are sponsored by PNC Bank.

 

About the Nine Network of Public Media

The Nine Network of Publ ic Media is a multifaceted public media organization creating a network of individuals and organizations empowered by public media to strengthen civic life. One of the nation’s most watched public television stations, Nine offers the people of the St. Louis region multiple ways to explore the world and become engaged in civic life, including the Nine Center for Public Engagement, nineAcademy, www.nineNet.org and four distinct broadcast channels (Nine PBS, Nine World, Nine Create and Nine Kids). The Nine Network’s rich legacy of serving the community was launched in 1954 and continues through our mission of bringing St. Louis together as we connect our region to the world and the world to St. Louis.

 

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