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Japanese Fine Artist
November 24, 2016
Japanese Artist Manabu Ikeda creates a mind-boggling world within a world of minute detail in his landscape art. It took him three years to complete a 13x10 feet masterpiece while finishing just four square inches a day. His painstaking detail became even more amazing after he dislocated his right shoulder, forcing him to paint with his left arm in the middle of his project.
Encore Studio
November 24, 2016
Kelsy Schoenhaar is the founding artistic director and resident playwright for the Encore Studio for the performing arts, the only professional theater company for people with disabilities in Wisconsin. Kelsy and the other theater staff help the Encore Studio’s actors develop their creative voice and perform works that share an authentic message about disability and culture.
February 3, 2016
When internationally-acclaimed Norwegian violinist Ole Bull came to Madison in January 1868, a hundred torch-bearing countrymen escorted him up West Washington Avenue to his hotel.
Fred Foster, CEO of Electronic Theater Controls
November 26, 2015
Fred Foster succeeds in the entertainment tech industry after dropping out of university. 
Four ballet dancers on stage
October 16, 2015
Two Madison Ballet dancers at different points in their careers share the highs and lows of their art form.
stand-up comedy mic
January 27, 2015
A high school senior details his first time standing behind the mic.
December 2, 2014
Madison Sacred Harp Singers gather twice a month on Sunday afternoons to sing together.
December 2, 2014
The tradition of shape note singing, also known as Sacred Harp singing, does not come from Wisconsin. It originated in the early American South and remains more widely practiced today in northern Alabama and Georgia.
November 17, 2014
Cartoonist Lynda Barry has made a career out of putting life on paper. A Wisconsin native, she has returned to the state and now conducts drawing workshops with people of all ages and backgrounds at the University of Wisconsin Madison.
November 10, 2014
Bronson Koenig is a standout basketball player with the UW-Madison Men’s Basketball team.  He is also a proud member of the

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