On this episode of Broad & High, an artist profile: Dennis DeVendra, a blind woodturner. Also a look at Dangerdust, the anonymous chalk artist duo from Columbus College of Arts and Design, Helping Hands Center an arts & autism based in Clintonville, Petali Teas and D’Art the Gallery Kitty at Dublin Arts Council.
WOSU News Archives For: April 12, 2013
Saturday night gang violence 1950s style explodes across the stage at Dublin Coffman High School. Students are presenting the classic musical drama West Side Story. One of the showâ€™s directors is himself a former actor who turned to teaching others how to fight on stage.
Comedian Jonathan Winters, whose breakneck improvisations inspired Robin Williams, Jim Carrey and many others, has died at age 87.
Ohio native and Ohio Wesleyan alum Branch Rickey made history when he signed Jackie Robinson and broke the color barrier in baseball. The university is holding a series of events to mark the release of the new feature film ’42′.
A report says the leading candidate to be the Ohio Republican Party’s next chairman owes more than $500,000 in state and federal taxes.
Ohio Republicans will pick a new party chairman later this month. . The new chairman will try to unify a party divided over taxes, the expansion of Medicaid and gay marriage But as WOSU Commentator Bill Hershey suggests, if historyâ€™s a guide, the new GOP chair wonâ€™t stop the squabbling.