Articles in the The Arts Unplugged Category

Museum Of Contemporary Art Celebrates Fifty Years!
Posted in Aside Bottom 2, MXO Entertainment News, Northeast Ohio, Special Events, The Arts Unplugged on 19 March 2019
Stats: and No Comments Posted March 19th 2019   moCa Cleveland was founded in 1968 by Marjorie Talalay, Nina Sundell and Agnes Gund as The New Gallery to showcase important developments in contemporary art. moCa immediately attracted attention by introducing works of emerging, soon-to-be vanguard artists to Cleveland, such as Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, and Cindy Sherman for [...]

MXO ‘The Arts Unplugged’: Here’s The Emotional True Story Behind Hoda Kotb’s New Book!
Posted in Aside Bottom 2, The Arts Unplugged on 12 March 2019
Stats: and No Comments By Heather Finn, Good Housekeeping Posted March 12th 2019   HODA AND HALEY JOY KOTB You Are My Happy, the new children’s book by Today host Hoda Kotb, tells the sweet story of a mama bear and baby bear who snuggle and share the happiest moments from their day as they settle down to [...]

MXO ‘The Arts Unplugged’: New Rock Hall Curator Designs Music History Stories for Next Generation!
Posted in Northeast Ohio, The Arts Unplugged on 4 March 2019
Stats: and No Comments By David Barnett Posted March 4th  2019   NWAKA ONWUSA DIRECTOR OF CURATORIAL AFFAIRS AT THE ROCK N’ROLL HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM From a Johnny Cash guitar to Lady Gaga’s meat dress to an FBI letter about N.W.A., the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is full of artifacts documenting music history.  As [...]

MXO ‘The Arts Uplugged’: ‘At Last’ Celebrates Black Women At Ensemble Theater!
Posted in Special Events, The Arts Unplugged on 25 February 2019
Stats: and No Comments By Dan Polletta Posted February 25th 2019   DR. MARY WEEMS Black women have often had to fight battles on two fronts dealing both with racism and sexism.  In her new play, “At Last: Celebrating the Lives of Black Women,” Cleveland Arts Prize-winning writer Dr. Mary Weems shares how 11 famous black women ranging [...]

MXO ‘The Arts Unplugged’: Cleveland Area Nonprofits Partner With City Of Cleveland To “Play It Forward!”
Posted in Education, Special Events, The Arts Unplugged on 15 February 2019
Stats: and No Comments Posted February 15th 2019   JOAN KATZ NAPOLI DIRECTOR OF EDUCATION AND COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT THE CLEVELAND ORCHESTRA AND COUNCILMAN KEVIN CONWELL D-WARD 6 On Martin Luther King Jr. Day a group of five Cleveland nonprofit and public organizations kicked off a three month donation drive for gently-used musical instruments. The instruments will be assessed, [...]

MXO ‘The Arts Unplugged’: The Cleveland Museum Of Art Advances Open Access Movement!
Posted in Education, MXO High Tech, Special Events, The Arts Unplugged on 6 February 2019
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Cleveland Museum of Art Posted February 6th 2019   JANE ALEXANDER CHIEF DIGITAL INFORMATION OFFICER, CMA Brings museum’s mission “for the benefit of all the people forever” into the digital age The Cleveland Museum of Art (CMA) is using Open Access to make high-resolution digital images and collections data freely available by means of the [...]

MXO ‘The Arts Unplugged’: Music From The Harlem Renaissance: Premiere Concert Takes Center Stage At Karamu House!
Posted in Education, The Arts Unplugged on 28 January 2019
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Karamu House Posted January 28th 2019   Karamu House joins The Musical Theater Project to present “The Impact of Shuffle Along,” celebrating the dynamic duo of 1920s Harlem, composer Eubie Blake and lyricist Noble Sissle. The Impact of Shuffle Along February 7-10, 2019 Karamu House | Jelliffe Theatre 2355 E. 89th Street, Cleveland, OH 44106 [...]

Missy Elliott to Be First Female Rapper In Songwriters Hall Of Fame!
Posted in Lifestyle, MXO Entertainment News, The Arts Unplugged on 21 January 2019
Stats: and No Comments By By Lauren Messman Posted January 21st 2019   MISSY ELLIOTT LOSE CONTROL VIDEO Missy Elliott will be inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame, making her the first female hip-hop artist to receive the honor. The tribute makes Elliott the third rapper to ever be honored by the organization, following Jay-Z’s induction in [...]

MXO ‘The Arts Unplugged’: ‘The Truths We Hold: An American Journey By Kamala Harris!
Posted in Higher Learning, The Arts Unplugged on 20 January 2019
Stats: and No Comments By Victor Ochieng Posted January 20th 2019   It has become a familiar step for ambitious politicians to use books as a way of creating a strong public profile that will help them move into office – especially presidential aspirants. One example that made great impact and still remains one of the best books [...]

MXO ‘The Arts Unplugged’: Museum Of African-American History and Culture To Try Out Weekdays Without Timed Passes!
Posted in The Arts Unplugged on 11 January 2019
Stats: and No Comments By Ryan Velez Posted January 11th 2019   The National Museum of African-American History and Culture (NMAAHC) is a destination that just about every black person should try to visit, with a combination of exhibits that illustrate the struggles that our people have had in this country as well as our cultural contributions to [...]