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

Women of Dance with Natalie Rogers-Cropper and N’Jelle Gage-Thorne

Since I began producing Conversations with Creatives, I’ve wanted to do an episode on “The Women of Dance,” featuring some of this region’s most celebrated fema I wasle dancers.  So I invited several of the female dancers I know. I … Continued

Note to Three 2016 Tony Award Winners…

Sunday night’s Tony Award ceremony was a celebration of the Arts. From music to set design, script writing to directing, costumes to acting and choreography… almost every genre within the art world, and the individuals who brought the art forms … Continued

Rajesh Barnabas: Media for Messaging and Mentoring

I’ve worked with Rochester-based TV Producer, Filmmaker and Youth Educator Rajesh Barnabas for over five years at Rochester Community Media Center.  It still came as a surprise when I learned during this interview that many of the skills this multi-talented … Continued