DARK IS A DIFFERENT BEAST

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  PFW has been working with Andrea Hart for a number of years.  Her short film DARK IS A DIFFERENT BEAST  opened the Columbus International Film Festival in 2015. “dark is a different beast” started as an experiment writing scenes based around a physical structure or sculpture. In 2012 I received a starter grant from the Puffin Foundation West and … Read More

IS THAT A TUBA I HEAR?

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PUFFIN WEST has lent its support to the third annual CRASH DETROIT 2016.  Last year this festival was a resounding success with nearly 3,000 participants throughout the day while hosting nine different brass bands from around the country – with many making their first Detroit appearance.   Crash Detroit is entirely a volunteer run community event. All  the performers and … Read More

SAVE THE DATE COLUMBUS WOMEN’S CHORUS

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The Columbus Women’s chorus annual Spring Concert  will be raising their voices at the King Avenue United Methodist Church on May 1st!  The concert will celebrate the Spirit of Women and will be directed by Lisa Springer with accompanist Dr. Sekyeong Seong.  The concert will be appropriate for all ages.  Miss Puffin’s girlfriend, Babette Gorman, will have a solo and … Read More

LUMBAR SUPPORT TO THE BACKBONE CAMPAIGN

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By  September 2015 the Backbone Campaign had trained hundreds of people in what became known as KAYAKTIVISM in the Seattle and Portland  areas.  They initiated or supported at least 14 creative actions on the water.  Some of these actions shattered the barriers in the public imagination about how normal people would stand up to  a giant  oil corporation.  The Kayaktivists’ … Read More