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Artist Profile: Kevin Farrell aka Dee W. Ieye

Artist Profile: Kevin Farrell aka Dee W. Ieye

| September 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

Like most working actors, Kevin Farrell held random jobs while pursuing a career in Hollywood where he appeared in small roles in film and television, most notably on Frasier. When a friend encouraged him to sell Tupperware – in drag – to supplement his income, he dismissed the idea as ludicrous.

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Shakespeare and Autism

Shakespeare and Autism

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Researchers at The Ohio State University are working with the Royal Shakespeare Company to determine if using Shakespeare’s plays as a teaching and therapy tool can have lasting benefits for people with autism.

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Artist Profile: Myles Harlan

Artist Profile: Myles Harlan

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Myles Harlan is a young, classical musician who found his voice in the oboe. After overcoming many obstacles, from bullying to family hardships, his mentors helped build not only his skills, but also his confidence. He tells us how he came to play the oboe and how he found a way to thrive through the power of music.

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A Day in the Life of a Ballerina

A Day in the Life of a Ballerina

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

BalletMet dancer and Columbus native Samantha Lewis has been with the company for six years. She shows us what life is like as a ballet dancer, both on stage and off.

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Mathias Armbruster & the Armbruster Scenic Studio Collection at OSU

Mathias Armbruster & the Armbruster Scenic Studio Collection at OSU

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

In 1875, German-born Mathias Armbruster opened the first scenic design company in the United States: The Armbruster and Sons Scenic Studios on S. Front Street in Columbus. During the early 1900s, the studio flourished and was considered the second largest provider of stage scenery in the country.

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CATCO’s Steven Anderson on Creativity

CATCO’s Steven Anderson on Creativity

| December 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Founded in 1985, CATCO is the only professional theatre in Columbus operating under the jurisdiction of the Actors Equity Association, which is the union that represents actors and stage managers across the U.S.

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The Dynamics of Dance — Ballet’s Grand Jete

The Dynamics of Dance — Ballet’s Grand Jete

| November 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

In ballet, the Grand Jete – or “giant leap” – is essentially the act of performing the splits in midair. With the help of a dancer demonstrating his technique, Broad & High spoke with BalletMet, physicists and sports-medicine professionals to deconstruct the move down to its essentials and discover what kind of skills it takes to execute this move.

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Fully Committed Onstage at CatCo

Fully Committed Onstage at CatCo

| November 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sam Peliczowski may be an out-of-work actor, but he is a powerhouse dealmaker when he mans the red-hot reservation line at Manhattan’s top restaurant. A cast of desperate callers will stop at nothing to land the perfect table.

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MadLab’s Jim Azelvandre on The Air Loom

MadLab’s Jim Azelvandre on The Air Loom

| November 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

A dark comic drama, The Air Loom follows one man’s journey through madness, political assassination, mind control technology and the shady characters in a country on the brink of war.

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Could a Ghost Be Haunting the Columbus Children’s Theatre?

Could a Ghost Be Haunting the Columbus Children’s Theatre?

| October 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

It’s Halloween week… are you ready for a ghost story?

William Goldsmith, artistic director of the Columbus Children’s Theatre, recounts the tale of a mysterious figure haunting the Columbus Children’s Theatre, which sits awfully close to a graveyard.

Coincidence?

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