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by Rebecca Rudnyk – I’m going to show my cards here and, admittedly, it’s quite an uncomfortable exercise. For once, I didn’t do my homework and went into a show nearly blind. No content research, no reading of the play, nothing. Because it was the ultimate result, I’d like toRead More →

Who are you and what do you do? My name is Denise Fleisch I am an abstract painter. I help people see a vision of what they like and love in their home, office, or public buildings. Painting has been such a journey for me and the clients who collectRead More →

arizona broadway theatre

by Rebecca Rudnyk – Every time I step into the mainstage at Arizona Broadway Theatre (ABT), I am stunned with how beautiful the space is. Part formal restaurant, part performance venue, attending is the epitome of a ‘night out on the town’. The beautifully red-draped stage is clearly the epicenterRead More →

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Who are you and what do you do? Gary Vulcano Creative Director and Marketing Director Owner of whiteLAVA Creative and metalart I create, design and implement unique innovative marketing campaigns and company branding that deliver results. I also design and create one of kind metal art sculptures that make aRead More →

Jose-Benavides-500

Who are you and what do you do? I am Jose A. Benavides and I am an Artist of 2D and 3D work. The 2D is mostly drawing and Mono Prints. The 3D deals with reappropriated objects and my favorite medium is License Plates. How did you get your start?Read More →

Debashish Samaddar 500

Who are you and what do you do? I’m terribly tempted to launch into a deep philosophical essay, but I’ll keep it matter of fact instead: I am Debashish Samaddar: friend to many, son to two, father to two and husband to one. I go by Dev because people mispronounceRead More →

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by Rebecca Rudnyk – The lights dim, the cast ascends into the fractured light projected onto the stage, and the audience is almost immediately taken to church — encouraged to make ‘a joyful noise’. And, to some extent, the audience remains enveloped in this ‘holy’ reverence for the duration of theRead More →

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Who are you and what do you do? Yá’át’ééh (Hello), my name is Hannah Manuelito, I am Black Streak Wood Clan born for Many Goats Clan. I am a Navajo photographer currently based out of Chandler, AZ. My main focus in photography is fine art portraiture but for the pastRead More →

barbara valles 500

Who are you and what do you do? Barbara Valles: I am a painter. I was born and raised in Spain. My work has evolved over the years into conceptual and dimensional paintings. Some of the paintings come out to become part of the space, or their surroundings. I useRead More →

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by Rebecca Rudnyk – Arizona State University’s ASU Gammage recently announced its 2018-2019 Broadway Season, further solidifying its place amongst the most reputable venues for seeing high-caliber theatre in the southwest. In early 2018, Gammage hosted one of the earliest runs of the Hamilton tour, reportedly bringing in patrons from allRead More →

Rosa-Kilgore-500

Who are you and what do you do? Rosa Kilgore, jewelry artist. I create jewelry using recycled sterling silver and ancient bronze, freshwater pearls, pyrite and other natural semi-precious stones. How did you get your start? Growing up in a family of artists, I was always most drawn to jewelryRead More →

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by Rebecca Rudnyk – Before The King and I even begins, the beautifully draped stage greeted attendees with the promise of exotic extravagance. Thai Buddhist goddesses, almost holographic, peered out at the audience. It is an appropriate primer for the stunning opening scene: Anna (a well-traveled Welsh widow, and teacher ofRead More →