January 15, 2019: Hour 1Play
The Broadway musical "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" is currently touring the country. Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson talks with Noah Weisberg, who stars as reclusive candy inventor Willy Wonka in the stage production, based on the much-loved book by Roald Dahl. Also, airports in Atlanta, Houston and Miami have reported longer lines and closed terminals because of a shortage of Transportation Security Administration employees. It's one of the ways in which people are feeling the impact of the government shutdown. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's Jan. 15, 2019 full broadcast. You can read and hear more at hereandnow.org, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook.
This program aired on January 15, 2019.