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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A Tradition of Progress

A Tradition of Progress

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

A Tradition of Progress shares the story of Ohio through what is perhaps the most transformative time period in American history.

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Columbus Moving Company: Puppets

Columbus Moving Company: Puppets

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Columbus Moving Company is collaborating with the Zoot Theatre Company in a performance that combines puppetry with dance to present a modern fable.

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Zoot Theatre Company

Zoot Theatre Company

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Meet the makers that bring life to the puppets of Zoot Theatre Company in Dayton. Puppets and masks have been used for centuries as a form of storytelling and it’s no different for the artists at Zoot studios.

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Artist Profile: Charlotte McGraw

Artist Profile: Charlotte McGraw

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Charlotte has since created a fictional town called Charlottesville, where creatures that are misunderstood, disrespected and rejected find a home, a hug, unconditional acceptance… and a permanent mayor named Charlotte.

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Ladies of Longford

Ladies of Longford

| March 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the Celtic sounds of The Ladies of Longford. Celebrating more than a dozen years in the local music scene of Columbus, the five women who make up the band often infuse elements of country and rock into their songs, creating a unique blend of both traditional and contemporary Irish styles.

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Artist Profile: Jason Wolff

Artist Profile: Jason Wolff

| March 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jason Wolff has been working with clay for more than 25 years. Working and teaching out of his home in Blacklick, Ohio, with his wife Sara, all of their pottery is hand-crafted and meant to be functional.

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Artist Profile: Malcolm J

Artist Profile: Malcolm J

| March 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

Malcolm J picked up his pencil once more. He’s now largely known for his architectural drawings of the Short North, where he can often be seen sketching live on High Street during Gallery Hop. But he wants everyone to know he’s much more than a street artist.

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The Glamazons

The Glamazons

| March 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Glamazons are drag performers… but without the queen. The group stages out-of-this-world productions at Wall Street Nightclub downtown that feel less about imitating women and more about showcasing sci-fi fantasy creatures that are both fierce and fabulous. It’s art before gender with this Columbus band of alien drag rebels.

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The Last Supper

The Last Supper

| March 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Artist Julie Green shares the details of her provocative exhibit, The Last Supper, and gives viewers a tour of the more than 500 plates that encompass her installation — each with its own dark story to tell.

Each plate documents the last meal of a death-row inmate.

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Forceful Perceptions at the King Arts Complex

Forceful Perceptions at the King Arts Complex

| February 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Forceful Perceptions, at the King Arts Complex explores the underlining implications of violence being perpetuated against the black community in America.

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