Fiber artist Karen Mulier was recently named a 2014 Greater Columbus Arts Council Emerging Artist. She weaves scarves and shawls out of the fiber shorn from the alpacas on her family-run farm in London, Ohio. You can meet her at her very first Columbus Arts Festival this June.
Jimmy Orrante, known for playing the lead in BalletMet’s Dracula, retired from the stage this spring. Carrie West, who played the original Lucy opposite Orrante’s Dracula, also retired this season. We recently sat down with both of them to reflect on their careers and find out what comes next for these two stars of the stage.
Join Broad & High for a special one hour look behind-the-scenes at the 2015 Columbus Arts Festival. Meet the artists, learn about the new and exciting activities, music and public art all on this special edition of Broad & High at 8pm Tuesday, June 9 on WOSU TV.
The Ohio Statehouse was once the tallest building in town and considered a destination spot for honeymooning couples from the countryside. The staircase to the top has been closed to the public for years, but we were given a peek into the space that once offered the best view in town of the Columbus landscape.
Neil Clark is a founding member of Grant Street Consultants and probably best known in Ohioâ€™s political circles as a veteran lobbyist for the movers and shakers in the Republican Party. He has played a key role in the GOP domination of the Ohio Statehouse since the early 1980s when he was a Senate staffer.
This time on Broad & High, find out how art explores political unrest and learn how a Japanese Friendship Doll became the symbol of friendship between the United States and Japan in the 1920s.