Featured Weekly Podcast The Arts & Entertainment Podcast with Mike Marriott & Metro Melik presented by Lansing Made & Opportunity Arts
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The Arts & Entertainment Podcast with Mike Marriott & Metro Melik
A&E with M.M. & M.M. - Season 1, Episode 1
In this episode we meet Mike Marriott from Peoria, Illinois who found is way to Lansing, Michigan by way of New York City and Long Island, New York. Partly because somewhere along the way he became a Detroit Lions fan. This will be an ongoing series about the arts & entertainment world, aka 'show business' and how it pertains to what's happening in Metro Lansing.
A&E with M.M. & M.M. - Season 1, Episode 2
Mike Marriott, the Arts Promoter, had a successful stint in New York City. However, his love of art and affordability lead him and his wife to move to Lansing, Michigan. In this episode we explore the cornucopia of fun stuff in Metro Lansing. Arts Council of Greater Lansing's Arts Night Out event, Lansing Art Gallery, Happendance, The Poetry Room, The Robin Theatre, The Loft, Open Mics - The Blue Owl, Loud Space, ceramic studios - The Crack Pot Tour, Dance studios, Cedar Street Art Collective... Oh you get the idea. Here's the podcast that will give you a long list of events and places for you to find and enjoy.
A & E with M.M. & M.M - Season 1, Episode 3
In this episode Mike Marriott talks about Happendance, which is mid-Michigan's only professional dance company. Each year it presents four major productions.
A & E with M.M. & M.M - Season 1, Episode 4
An episode about creating art into the art business. Mike Marriott talks about how Arts & Entertainment surrounds us. There's a reference to "Old Town Road" by Lil Nas X. And Metro Melik talks about the genre that Johnny Cash should belong. There's a little nod to Varhaus. Mr. Marriott speaks on how business can invest in art as well as artist and why that is good for business. Metro Lansing is an emerging mostly blank canvas of where artist can find many opportunities to partner with business in order to be able to help facilitate in their art production. Mr. Marriott touches on the subject with raising funds as an artist.
Economic Impact of Performing Arts, with Mike Marriott