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Day of the Dead Skeletons

Day of the Dead Skeletons

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Celebrate Halloween Latin-style as we go behind the scenes while dancers learn how to bring to life giant Day of the Dead skeleton puppets to boogie on down for The Short North’s annual HighBall street party.

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Artist Profile: Sheri Williams

Artist Profile: Sheri Williams

| October 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

From ThinkTV in Dayton At 52 years of age, Sheri “Sparkle” Williams has danced with the Dayton Contemporary Dance Company for 40 years. Her career has led to countless awards and accolades, most recently as a recipient of a 2014 Governor’s Award for the Arts in Ohio. Williams also serves as the dance company’s fitness [...]

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October 15, 2014 Full Episode

October 15, 2014 Full Episode

| October 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

On this episode of Broad & High, Sullivant’s Travels is a site-specific journey through the mind of a building – namely Ohio State’s newly renovated Sullivant Hall, home to the university’s dance department. World-renowned director and choreographer Stephan Koplowitz developed eleven simultaneous performance elements featuring artists from OSU’s Department of Dance, School of Music and [...]

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The Art of Belly Dancing

The Art of Belly Dancing

| October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

After studying with a professional belly dancer in Turkey – and even auditioning for the Belly Dance Superstars – Karen Bradford settled in Columbus and currently teaches classes on this unique and ancient art at Worthington Community Center.

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October 8, 2014 Full Episode

October 8, 2014 Full Episode

| October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

On this episode of Broad & High, The Art of Belly Dancing, The Murals of Texas Southern University, The Abstract Art of Jason Rohlf, and The Music of Billy Childs.

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Artist Profile: Kevin Farrell aka Dee W. Ieye

Artist Profile: Kevin Farrell aka Dee W. Ieye

| September 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

Like most working actors, Kevin Farrell held random jobs while pursuing a career in Hollywood where he appeared in small roles in film and television, most notably on Frasier. When a friend encouraged him to sell Tupperware – in drag – to supplement his income, he dismissed the idea as ludicrous.

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Shakespeare and Autism

Shakespeare and Autism

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Researchers at The Ohio State University are working with the Royal Shakespeare Company to determine if using Shakespeare’s plays as a teaching and therapy tool can have lasting benefits for people with autism.

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Artist Profile: Myles Harlan

Artist Profile: Myles Harlan

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Myles Harlan is a young, classical musician who found his voice in the oboe. After overcoming many obstacles, from bullying to family hardships, his mentors helped build not only his skills, but also his confidence. He tells us how he came to play the oboe and how he found a way to thrive through the power of music.

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A Day in the Life of a Ballerina

A Day in the Life of a Ballerina

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

BalletMet dancer and Columbus native Samantha Lewis has been with the company for six years. She shows us what life is like as a ballet dancer, both on stage and off.

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Mathias Armbruster & the Armbruster Scenic Studio Collection at OSU

Mathias Armbruster & the Armbruster Scenic Studio Collection at OSU

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

In 1875, German-born Mathias Armbruster opened the first scenic design company in the United States: The Armbruster and Sons Scenic Studios on S. Front Street in Columbus. During the early 1900s, the studio flourished and was considered the second largest provider of stage scenery in the country.

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