Diversity in the Arts, through the Eyes of Three Activists

Diversity in the Arts is a topic that surfaces frequently these days.  More and more organizations have become acutely aware of how little their organizations reflect the diversity of the communities they serve. There is a significant “trickle down” effect … Continued

Diving Into The Fringe: September 17 – 26, 2015

Earlier this week, I was excited to interview Erica Fee of The Fringe, Kerry Young of TheatreROCS and Unleashed! Comedy Improve, and John Borek of MUCCC about this year’s First Niagara Rochester Fringe Festival, known to insiders simply as “The … Continued

Entrepreneurship in the Arts: A Call to Action in Rochester

Rachel DeGuzman, passionate arts advocate and President and CEO of 21st Century Arts will host the second in a series of six free symposiums on the topics of arts management, innovation and sustainability. The series is titled “A Call to … Continued

Bleu Cease of Rochester Contemporary

It is no small undertaking to oversee a small modern art center today. But as Executive Director of RoCo, Bleu Cease manages and curates the Rochester Contemporary Art Center with finesse, a clear vision, a great deal of organization, and … Continued