State of the Arts St. Louis Art Museum New Wing, June 2013

Emmy Award Winning HEC-TV program STATE OF THE ARTS takes you backstage and behind the scenes with the contemporary artists and performers who electify the vibrant arts scene in the St. Louis region. The newest episode provides a first look at the new expansion at the St. Louis Art Museum. Plus behind the scenes with Lady Gaga’s backup dancer Christina Grady, on stage with HotCity Theatre and On Site Theater, and one on one with acclaimed poet Ntozake Shange and more.

State of the Arts is St. Louis’ only program devoted to the region’s vibrant arts community, taking audiences behind the scenes to meet the artists, writers, and performers who call St. Louis home.

State of the Arts St. Louis Art Museum New Wing, June 2013

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Off-Broadway Comes to Westport Plaza

There's Broadway, Off-Broadway, and now Off-Broadway in St. Louis, thanks to the new management at the Playhouse@Westport Plaza.

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Artist Tim Kent; Going to the Dogs!

Paul Schankman visits with artist Tim Kent, who came to painting late in life, but has quickly become known for his unusual acrylic collage portraits of dogs.

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Your Link to St. Louis' Creative Community!

St. Louis' creative community enriches lives and makes our city a more beautiful place to live. Learn more on State of the Arts.

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Miriam Makeba: Mama Africa the Musical

Mama Africa the Musical, is a play about South African recording artist Miriam Makeba. Makeba played a pivotal role in ending apartheid in South Africa.

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Collab Design Studio

Collab is a design studio committed to creating work that is innovative and unique.

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Date: April 18, 2015 Time: 10:00am