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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: Let’s Play Outside

May 20, 2015 / All Posts / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Music / Uncategorized / Visual Arts

By Lacey Luce I am not normally much of an outdoors person. I’m a girl who likes a 70-degree day, and we don’t  get a lot of those. Once we hit the 80s it’s too hot for me. Why I…

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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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Give Big Columbus, Give Big

May 11, 2015 / All Posts / Tom Katzenmeyer

Here is my challenge to all of my friends, family, acquaintances and even complete strangers: GIVE BIG. Tomorrow at 10 a.m. join me and make a donation via The Big Give before 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 13. Why? Because there…

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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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Weekend Warriors: Try Something New this Weekend

April 15, 2015 / All Posts / Classes / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Crafts / Film / Performance / Visual Arts

By Lacey Luce Last week I wrote about my happy plans to see “A Chorus Line.” It was everything I had hoped it would be and more. The show runs until April 26, so there’s still time to support this…

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Weekend Warriors: A Chorus Line, Franklinton Fridays, and ZOMBIE BEAVERS

April 8, 2015 / All Posts / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Film / Performance / Visual Arts

By  Lacey Luce “A Chorus Line” opens at the Garden Theater on Thursday, and I’m not sure I can adequately express how furiously happy this makes me. Once upon a time, when I was a high school junior, I auditioned…

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