Interview with Shawn Dunwoody, Community Artist

Community artist and arts advocate Shawn Dunwoody is an inspiration to any artist interested in undertaking community arts projects. From initiatives such as his Happy Rochester video (shown in Part 3), to the Greentopia Fashion Show, and from a youth-oriented … Continued

Interview with Ralph Meranto, Artistic Director

I’ve known Ralph Meranto for quite a few years as a result of the many organizations to which we both belong, so it was great to have time to learn more about the many hats he wears as artistic director … Continued

Interview with Reenah Golden, Spoken Word Artist

Jim Strauss, who is a fellow producer at RCTV and who works camera for my program said, “If you’re looking for someone who’d be great to interview, invite Reenah Golden on your show.” Jim was right! Reenah is a bundle … Continued

Interview with Arzouma Kompaore, Filmmaker

I really enjoyed my interview with Arzouma Kompaore, a filmmaker who came from Birkina Faso on a Fulbright scholarship to study filmmaking at Rochester Institute of Technology. This warm, funny, engaging man shared fascinating insights on filmmaking in Africa and … Continued