Artist Paints Eclectic Mix

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One exhibit you won’t want to miss this month is artist Elaine Fleck’s captivating work on display through Oct. 21, 2017, at Norfolk’s Transit Gallery. Full of robust color, her paintings have a mystical quality, which invites us to reflect. By including everyday items…
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In the Moment with Court Watson

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Court Watson grew up in Chesapeake and studied acting with the Hurrah Players. In college Court studied scene design and costume design and graduated with a BFA from Virginia Commonwealth University and an MFA from New York University. Court founded his own company, Sehnsucht,…
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Juggling Art and Life

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A flash of saturated color; bold ink lines; a curvy, spirited mermaid; a grumpy blue crab who looks ready to pinch your fingers. You’ll find these images and more in the art of Reba McConnell, an internationally known artist who was born and raised…
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Saving Elephants with Art

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Tidewater Women’s Stephanie Allen sat down with California-based artist, educator, and furniture maker Wendy Maruyama at the site of her latest exhibition, The WildLIFE Project, currently on display at the Chrysler Museum in Norfolk. Tidewater Women: Your degree is in furniture making. Did you…
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Theresa Caputo: Embracing Gifts

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Tidewater Women’s Stephanie Allen had the opportunity to chat with Theresa Caputo, star of TLC’s hit television series Long Island Medium, who appears in Norfolk Oct. 13. TW: Theresa I’m so excited to be speaking with you, I’m a huge fan of your show.Theresa…
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Meet Chris Hanna

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Tidewater Women’s Stephanie Allen spoke with Chris Hanna, artistic director for the Virginia Stage Company, about his experiences in the theatre business and VSC’s latest production, “I Sing the Rising Sea.” TW: So, first of all, how is the renovation going at the Wells…
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A True Love for Dance

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Tidewater Women’s Stephanie Allen spoke with Lisa Wallace, who is choreographing The Hurrah Players’ upcoming musical, “All Shook Up.” TW: What is your background in dance and choreography?  LW: Well I’ve been dancing all my life. My mom was a professional dancer and also…
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