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Change Artists

Changing the culture starts with creative people in the arts By Hannah Krafcik & Barry Johnson | Photos by Meg Nanna The Western idea that change is a central theme of human experience goes back at least as far as Heraclitus and his famous observation that we never step into …

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Clara Hillier, McKenna Twedt, and Jaquelle Davis

This week Susannah chats with Theatre Vertigo members Clara Hillier, McKenna Twedt, and Jaquelle Davis about Carnivale Gala Funds-Temberand the $5,000 matching offer from Ronni Lacroute!   Do you have an Adventure in Artslandia for Susannah? Email Susannah at and tell her your adventure!

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From the Publisher, Misty Tompoles

On behalf of the entire Artslandia team, I wish to extend our sincerest congratulations to Portland Center Stage at the Armory on their 30th anniversary! With impressive finesse and style, Portland Center Stage has elevated the prestige of the arts in Portland to national prominence. Over the past three decades the company …

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From Barry Johnson : Editor-at-Large

Forgive me, but I have occasionally thought, in the past, that the programming part of the artistic director’s job was easy as pie. Child’s play, really. You spend a couple of days on Twitter or Facebook, take the temperature of the culture, riffle through the cultural material at your disposal, …

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Kristin Chenoweth: quote…unquote

Interview by Barry Johnson Classically trained as a coloratura soprano, Kristin Chenoweth holds a masters degree in opera performance from Oklahoma City University. Her career spans film, television, voiceover, and stage. In 2015, Chenoweth received a coveted star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. In 2009, she received an Emmy Award …

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