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Columbus Makes Art Presents CoMo Dancer Alicia Hann

Laura Comana Puscas Laura Comana Puscas Columbus Makes Art Presents CoMo Dancer Alicia Hann

Alicia Hann will be performing with CoMo Dance this summer in Columbus Recreation & Parks’ Summer Park Pop-Ups. CoMo’s Artistic and Executive Director Laura Puscas chatted with Alicia about developing new work and navigating the pandemic through dance. Laura: What was it like to continue dancing with CoMo during the pandemic?Alicia: I was grateful to […]

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Preview: Wexner Center Presents Virtual Premiere of Raja Feather Kelly’s ‘Hysteria’

Richard Sanford Richard Sanford Preview: Wexner Center Presents Virtual Premiere of Raja Feather Kelly’s ‘Hysteria’

During the pandemic, choreographers and dance organizations have created some of the most consistently exciting and vibrant work in new media.  Raja Feather Kelly, a poet-choreographer-performer, came to this new landscape uniquely positioned for the times and challenges. His company, the feath3r theory, identifies as a dance-media company, and he’s won “Bessie” awards and a […]

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Columbus Makes Art Presents Dr. Nyama McCarthy-Brown on People, Relationships, Politics and Culture

Jane D’Angelo Jane D’Angelo Columbus Makes Art Presents Dr. Nyama McCarthy-Brown on People, Relationships, Politics and Culture

Dr. Nyama McCarthy-Brown is an Assistant Professor at OSU, as well as a writer, performer, choreographer. She will lead a session titled “Tools for supporting an anti-racism classroom” on Saturday, May 1, 2021 during the 2021 OhioDance Virtual Festival (April 30 – May 2), an annual statewide celebration of dance through performances, film, demonstrations and […]

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Spatula: A Dance Film, Expresses Creativity

Nancy Alkire Nancy Alkire Spatula: A Dance Film, Expresses Creativity

“An enormous thank you,” says Russell and Filippo Lepley-Pelacchi, choreographers and owners of Flux + Flow Dance and Movement in Clintonville. During 2020, they used Zoom and socially-distant rehearsals to create “Spatula: A Dance Film” which will premiere online and in-studio on April 10, 2020. “This project got me through last year. It was amazing […]

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Columbus Makes Art Presents Ohio State Dance Professor Mitchell Rose Bringing Dance-Films to the Wexner Center

Damian Bowerman Damian Bowerman Columbus Makes Art Presents Ohio State Dance Professor Mitchell Rose Bringing Dance-Films to the Wexner Center

Mitchell Rose is an associate professor of dance-filmmaking in the Department of Dance at The Ohio State University. Mitchell created [email protected], a festival of dance-films from around the world presented by the Ohio State Department of Dance and the Wexner Center for the Arts. This year the festival will be streaming virtually from Feb. 12 […]

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Monthly First Friday Square Dance

  Monthly First Friday Square Dance

If you want to experience Appalachian old-time square dancing in Columbus, Ohio, Wild Goose Creative is the place to be every first Friday of the month. Doors open at 7:00 for an open old-time jam and community potluck dinner. Dances begin at 8:00. Musicians and callers vary from month to month, but are always some […]

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Monthly First Friday Square Dance

  Monthly First Friday Square Dance

If you want to experience Appalachian old-time square dancing in Columbus, Ohio, Wild Goose Creative is the place to be every first Friday of the month. Doors open at 7:00 for an open old-time jam and community potluck dinner. Dances begin at 8:00. Musicians and callers vary from month to month, but are always some […]

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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns!

The 6th Annual Columbus Coffee Festival returns on Saturday September 25th and Sunday September 26th!

CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS & INFORMATION