Jackie Shafer

Jackie Shafer is the Producer of Broad & High. When she's not exploring all the fabulous arts and culture Columbus has to offer, she's choreographing very complicated and physically impossible roller-skating routines in her head.

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The Chimes of Orton Hall

The Chimes of Orton Hall

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

This February marks the 100th anniversary of an Ohio State tradition. Since 1915, the chimes have been part of University life, housed in one of the oldest and most unique buildings on campus. WOSU’s Tom Rieland has this profile on the Chimes of Orton Hall…

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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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Deane Arnold Puts Jack-o’-Lanterns to Shame

Deane Arnold Puts Jack-o’-Lanterns to Shame

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Deane Arnold is a 51-year-old graphic artist from Reynoldsburg who works in many mediums, however when the leaves begin to turn, it’s mostly gourds.

He just started carving 3D pumpkins last year and now cars and onlookers line the street to see his creations.

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Houston’s Historic Glenwood Cemetery

Houston’s Historic Glenwood Cemetery

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

From KUHT in Houston While it may be the season of ghosts and goblins, there’s nothing spooky about this cemetery… or is there? In this segment, we enter the gates of the historic Glenwood Cemetery is Houston, Texas, where art and serenity are abundant.

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October 22, 2014 Full Episode

October 22, 2014 Full Episode

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

On this episode of Broad & High, the Chimes of Orton Hall, Day of the Dead Skeletons, Pumpkin Carver Deane Arnold, and Houston’s Historic Glenwood Cemetery. This February marks the 100th anniversary of an Ohio State tradition. Since 1915, the chimes have been part of University life, housed in one of the oldest and most [...]

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October 29, 2014 Preview

October 29, 2014 Preview

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

On the next episode of Broad & High, deer sightings along the downtown riverfront and a man who has lived his life within art, an advocate for children in art and education.

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Sullivant’s Travels

Sullivant’s Travels

| October 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

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 Advanced Computing Center for the Arts and [...]

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Sky High

Sky High

| October 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

From The Ohio Channel Sky High is an all-encompassing visual expedition of Earth’s vast upper atmosphere, currently on view through October 19, 2014 at the Ohio Arts Council’s Riffe Gallery. From the stunning displays of stars and planets to clouds and tornadoes, this exhibit encourages visitors to “look up.” Curator Kay Koeninger discusses the concept of [...]

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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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