Campaign Media Coverage

The Harlem Renaissance 100

Columbus Makes Art

IN THE 1940s, ’50s AND ’60s, THE SOUNDS OF JAZZ spilled out onto Mount Vernon Avenue and Long Street. Up-and-comers jammed with the masters they revered at the Yacht Club, the Pythian Theater and the 502 Club. Audiences clamored for performances at the Lincoln Theatre, the Cameo, the Dunbar and the Empress.

Columbus’ Shadowbox Live’s Inspirational Show ‘The Dream’

March 15, 2018 – WNCI 97.9

OK… When’s the last time you took in some extremely inspiring live, local entertainment?

Shadowbox Live has a show now running through May 20th titled, “The Dream” and I keep hearing incredible things about this production. So… I reached out to Stacie Boord, Executive Director of Shadowbox Live, to get some background on the show….   Now I can’t wait to go!

Columbus Marks Harlem Renaissance 100th Anniversary With Year-Long Celebration and Events

March 2nd, 2018 – Columbus Underground

Columbus arts organizations have teamed up to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Harlem Renaissance with the commemoration, I Too, Sing America: The Harlem Renaissance at 100.

Editorial: Columbus Celebrates Harlem Renaissance

February 24, 2018 – The Columbus Dispatch

When the events and presentations around Black History Month fade into the background for another year, Columbus will continue celebrating the many influences of African-American artists, authors, musicians and more.

Celebrate The Harlem Renaissance In Columbus

February 14, 2018 – The Columbus Navigator

The Harlem Renaissance may have taken place in New York City, but the impacts of this social and artistic explosion are evident throughout the United States.