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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Zanesville established the inaugural Zanesville Prize for Contemporary Ceramics competition. Honeyrun Farm is a small family-run farm near Williamsport, Ohio. Affectionately referred to as “dessert in a glass,” the Apple Pie Mead produced by Brothers Drake signifies all that we love about this time of year. Artist Steve Slaske takes us on a trip around [...]
Last spring, Shadowbox Live presented an innovative collaboration with the Columbus Museum of Art–an evocative, multimedia performance centered around 21 individual works of art from the museum’s permanent collection. The risky collaboration paid off with Shadowbox receiving a coveted award from the Greater Columbus Arts Council last month and plans to possibly expand the show [...]
Last month, the King Arts Complex honored author/reporter/biographer Wil Haygood at its annual Legends and Legacies event. They also re-named the street outside the complex as “Wil Haygood Way.” We met up with the author of The Butler to talk about his career trajectory, the significance of the award and why Columbus will always be [...]
Richard Bailey began the Shifting Perspectives photography project in the United Kingdom after his daughter Billie-Jo was born. The only images he could find of individuals with Down syndrome were clinical and discouraging. He saw a need for positive, inspiring photos depicting everyday experiences, so Bailey and a group of photographers set out to capture [...]
From WEDU in Tampa, Florida In this segment, we explore an award-winning program in Sarasota, Florida that teaches ballet to at-risk children. Not only does the program provide students with the discipline and confidence needed to succeed in school, it also grants a full four-year college scholarship to those who successfully complete the ballet program [...]
On this episode of Broad & High, Gallery of Echoes last spring, Shadowbox Live presented an innovative collaboration with the Columbus Museum of Art–an evocative, multimedia performance centered around 21 individual works of art from the museum’s permanent collection. A Conversation with Wil Haygood, last month, the King Arts Complex honored author/reporter/biographer Wil Haygood at [...]