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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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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October 15, 2014 Preview

October 15, 2014 Preview

| October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

On the next Broad & High, we’ll share the story of Ohio State’s Sullivant Hall told through dance and an art exhibit at the Riffe Gallery that will compel you to look to the sky.

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Ron Pizzuti & the Pizzuti Collection

Ron Pizzuti & the Pizzuti Collection

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last year, real-estate developer and art collector Ron Pizzuti opened the doors to the Pizzuti Collection in the Short North, a venue at which to showcase his vast art collection. After purchasing his first piece of art in 1972, he has since amassed more than 1,500 works by artists ranging from Frank Stella to Ai [...]

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“If You Answered Mostly True” – a poem by Hannah Stephenson

“If You Answered Mostly True” – a poem by Hannah Stephenson

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

In celebration of National Poetry Day on October 2, we are presenting this poem written and performed by local poet Hanna Stephenson. Stephenson, who delivered this poem at the 2014 Poetry Out Loud state finals back in the spring, is a poetry blogger for the Huffington Post and her full-length collection, In the Kettle, the [...]

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Longline Skateboards

Longline Skateboards

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

From WEDU in Tampa, Florida Inspired by the thrill of surfing, Nick and Kelli Lambiase turned to skateboarding when the Gulf Coast waves proved too calm for surfing. They started designing their own line of custom, handcrafted skateboards for those who want the rush of the surf when the waves are flat.

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Artist Profile: Robert Christensen

Artist Profile: Robert Christensen

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

From NMPBS in Albuquerque, New Mexico For 40 years, photographer Robert Christensen has snapped portraits of buildings that reflect the rugged and independent spirit of New Mexico. By capturing the fading face of the Old West, Christensen’s photographs are like miniature time capsules.

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October 1, 2014 Full Episode

October 1, 2014 Full Episode

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

On this episode of Broad & High, Ron Pizzuti & the Pizzuti Collection, “If You Answered Mostly True” – a poem by Hannah Stephenson, Longline Skateboards, and Artist Profile: Robert Christensen. Ron Pizzuti opened the doors to the Pizzuti Collection in the Short North, a venue at which to showcase his vast art collection. In [...]

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October 8, 2014 Preview

October 8, 2014 Preview

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

On the next Broad & High, find out how one woman uses belly dancing to help others strengthen their bodies and self image. Then, what the walls can tell us at Texas Southern University.

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Beck & Orr Bookbinders

Beck & Orr Bookbinders

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Founded more than 100 years ago in Columbus, with its first location downtown on State Street where the Ohio Theatre now stands, Beck & Orr Bookbinders specializes in the repair and restoration of the precious books.

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McGriff Brothers

McGriff Brothers

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

From WCNY in Syracuse Through their music, Eric and Anthony McGriff aim to raise awareness about ending domestic violence, all while trying to redefine masculinity. These identical twin brothers, a cellist and a violinist who are studying at Syracuse University, hope that the harmony expressed in their music can make a lasting impact on their [...]

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