A red sign sayigng ACME ART on the wall behind silhouettes of musicians, a guy playing a bass fiddle, a person singing into a mic and a woman wearing a mid-length dress
05 October 2017

By Andy Hudson, Grge Boas, Jane Ries, A.J. Vanderelli and Michael Kehlmeier

Imagine a time when there was no Short North Arts District, no Short North Gallery Hop, no WexnerCenter for the Arts, no cap over I-670, no not-...

Gray pointy statue with Union Soldier figures standing with their backs around it against trees in the background
01 September 2017

The historians are coming.

Across the country, untold millions have suddenly awakened to the historical significance of various and sundry statues honoring the great Confederate generals of the Civil War. While their energy is no...

Comfest logo, a white fist in the air against black background
06 June 2017

Columbus Arts Festival– June 9-11, Friday, June 9 from 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m., Saturday, June 10 from 10 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. and Sunday, June 11 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Please note: on Friday and Saturday...

Used Kids Records Sign
29 August 2016

Columbus produces influential people for various reasons. One reason is Columbus has major learning institutions which provide an influx of young people looking...

Scene from the play with a woman gesturing with mouth open
05 August 2016

On the night Hillary Clinton became the first woman to accept a major party’s nomination for president, I was watching a drama about women whose lives are decidedly less fulfilling.


Two women drinking on a boat
22 July 2016

Absolutely fabulous. That’s the only way to describe Bexley’s renovated Drexel Theatre

New décor. New seats. Best of all, new restrooms that are finally worthy of the well-heeled suburb...


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