Category: Performance

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Weekend Warriors: Ready to Kick Back and Be Entertained

June 17, 2015 / All Posts / Artist Profiles / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Film / Music / Performance

By Lacey Luce My first Columbus Arts Festival (as part of the team working it) was as advertised: Awesome and exhausting. I’m not going to lie, my brain is still functioning at a pretty basic level: “fire bad, tree pretty.”…

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Weekend Warriors: There’s an Arts Festival in Town, But That’s Not All

June 10, 2015 / All Posts / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Film / Music / Performance / Visual Arts

By Lacey Luce You know the Columbus Arts Festival is this weekend right? I hope so because we’ve been working pretty hard to get the word out. My warrior butt will be firmly planted at the Fest from open to…

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The Making of a Premier Arts Festival

June 5, 2015 / All Posts / News / Performance / Tom Katzenmeyer / Visual Arts / Writing

The Columbus Arts Festival is one week away. As the Greater Columbus Arts  Council  staff and I have been busy finalizing the myriad details that go into producing this massive event, I found myself thinking of my pre-Arts Council days….

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Weekend Warriors: Twitter-Worthy Events

June 3, 2015 / All Posts / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Film / Music / Performance / Visual Arts

By Lacey Luce I don’t know about you but last weekend my personal Twitter and Instagram feeds were full of photos from the Rolling Stones, Off the Grid, and the Remnants opening. I was at the Remnants opening and have…

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Weekend Warriors:  Seeing May Off in Style

May 27, 2015 / All Posts / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Performance / Visual Arts

By Lacey Luce It’s time to say good-bye to May, and it seems like she just got here. But, alas, she’s already packing her bags and making her travel arrangements—so, we really should see May off in style, right?! There’s…

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Weekend Warriors: When It Comes to Fun There is No Summer Break

May 13, 2015 / All Posts / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Crafts / Music / Performance / Visual Arts

By Lacey Luce Dear Columbus, can we take a little break? Seriously between season finales from all of our great arts organizations to fundraisers, gallery hop, midnight market, Franklinton Fridays, and exhibition openings … a girl needs to put her…

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Weekend Warriors: Staying Close to Downtown

May 6, 2015 / All Posts / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Fashion / Music / Performance / Visual Arts

By Lacey Luce I’m a Cbus native and old enough to remember a time when there was very little to do downtown. There were a few nightclubs (that you could find if you were in the know), a couple of…

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That Moment When Art Upends Conviction

April 30, 2015 / All Posts / Performance / Tom Katzenmeyer / Visual Arts

Art can take you to unexpected places. A few weeks ago it took me to the Marion Correctional Institution (MCI) where I was invited to attend a TEDx event called Art & Conviction. For two hours I listened to presentations,…

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Weekend Warriors: Leaping into Spring With BalletMet and More

April 29, 2015 / All Posts / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Crafts / Music / Performance / Visual Arts

By Lacey Luce It’s Wednesday, otherwise known as the day I start plotting my weekend—‘cause, let’s be honest, the weekend really starts on Thursday (aka baby Friday). First let’s get the obvious out of the way. As I write this,…

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Weekend Warriors: Our City Has So Many Alternatives

April 22, 2015 / All Posts / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Fashion / Film / Music / Performance / Visual Arts

By Lacey Luce I love the word alternative. It warms my rebel heart. As such the whole concept of Alternative Fashion Week (AFW) speaks to me. It is so much more than a runway show. The fine people running this event…

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