Jackie Dempsey and Steve O’Hearn
Artistic Directors of Squonk Opera
Photo by Philippe Matsas
From beautifully-crafted short fiction to page-turning gothic novels, Rebecca Makkai puts art at the heart of her work.
Photo by Tom Pich
Wayne Henderson on his distinctive guitars and his distinctive sound.
Meet a woman who crawled under barbed wire to get on a professional stage.
Photo by Andrew H. Walker
Ensemble for the Romantic Century blends chamber music with fully staged dramas and changes both theater and concerts in the process.
Photo by Genevieve Russell
Still Dreaming documents octogenarian actors taking on Shakespeare
Speaking the universal language of music.
We explore the writing of her powerful memoir, Brother, I’m Dying.
2001 NEA National Heritage Fellow Joe Wilson weaves his storytelling spell into the history of Blue Ridge Mountain culture.
Photo courtesy of the Detroit Institute of Arts.
Graham Beal takes us behind the scenes of the new exhibit Frida Kalho and Diego Rivera in Detroit and shares his support for the Blue Star Museum Program.
Photo by Kfir Ziv
American Ballet Theatre A History celebrates dance and ABT’s 75th Anniversary
Ukrainian embroiderer, weaver and bead worker Vera Nakonechny keeps a traditional culture alive.
Photos courtesy of Dan Vera
Speaking Wiri Wiri and translating the immigrant experience.
Photo courtesy of Brando Skyhorse
He had a childhood no one could make up—with his memoir, he creates order from the chaos.