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Top 10 Arts Organizations in Columbus

Best of CU Best of CU Top 10 Arts Organizations in Columbus

When it comes to selecting the top arts organizations in Columbus, it’s hard to choose a favorite. Which is why our readers and editors have selected the Greater Columbus Arts Council (GCAC) as the number one pick for the past four years: it offers a way to choose a whole lot of arts organizations at […]

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The Confluence Cast: Lane Czaplinski of the Wexner Center

Tim Fulton Tim Fulton The Confluence Cast: Lane Czaplinski of the Wexner Center

How do cultural art centers decide what’s worthy of presentation? I sat down with Lane Czaplinski, the Wexner Center for the Arts’ new director of performing arts to talk about his journey from literature student to arts curator, his impressions of Columbus, and some of the exciting shows coming up in the Wexner Center’s fall […]

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The Confluence Cast: Cartoon Crossroads Columbus

Tim Fulton Tim Fulton The Confluence Cast: Cartoon Crossroads Columbus

Next week, the capital city will be taken over by Cartoon Crossroads Columbus, a free, citywide arts festival hosted by people and places with a passion for cartoon arts. On the occasion of the festival, I sat down with Columbus-based artist creator Jeff Smith to talk about the festival, his work, and why Columbus is the […]

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The Confluence Cast: Composer Mark Lomax, II

Tim Fulton Tim Fulton The Confluence Cast: Composer Mark Lomax, II

Music is many things to many people but Mark Lomax would argue that it’s not enough. The Columbus-based composer and drummer has some ideas for how we should hear music, incorporate it in to our lives, and why artists will define the future of Columbus. http://media.blubrry.com/confluence/p/theconfluencecast.com/episodes/43_marklomax.mp3 Shownotes for this episode This Confluence Cast episode is […]

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The Confluence Cast: Actors’ Theatre of Columbus

Tim Fulton Tim Fulton The Confluence Cast: Actors’ Theatre of Columbus

All the world’s a stage… and one man in his time plays many parts. The artistic director of Actors’ Theatre is no different. On the occasion of their 36th season, Phillip Hickman sat down to talk about his role at the Schiller Park institution, how they put together their season each year, and the importance […]

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The Confluence Cast: Artist Stephanie Rond

Tim Fulton Tim Fulton The Confluence Cast: Artist Stephanie Rond

The Columbus Arts Festival is quickly approaching, and their Sign Your Art installation is making a comeback. I sat down with organizer and artist Stephanie Rond to talk about the project, her work and background, and the thorns that she sees in the Columbus arts community. http://media.blubrry.com/confluence/p/theconfluencecast.com/episodes/38_stephanierond.mp3 Shownotes for this episode This Confluence Cast episode […]

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The Confluence Cast: Singer-Songwriter T.Wong

Tim Fulton Tim Fulton The Confluence Cast: Singer-Songwriter T.Wong

Three years ago, Columbus-native Stefan Thomas passed the bar, became an attorney, and embarked on a musical career as T.Wong. Having released four collections of polished work and worked with producers and industry professionals around the country, he’s certainly on his way up. On the eve of his next album, we discussed his work, his process, and […]

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