Monday, November 30, 2015

Erica Rivera Previews Nutcracker (Not So) Suite

Erica Rivera interviewed James Sewell of James Sewell Ballet about joining forces with former Ballet of the Dolls artistic director Myron Johnson to revive the Nutcracker (Not So) Suite. Read more on City Pages here.

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Erica Rivera Interviews Slow Magic

Erica Rivera spoke to Slow Magic, a mysterious, masked artist who makes deconstructionist house music. Read the Q&A on City Pages here.

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Erica Rivera Previews "Labor Camp"

Erica Rivera spoke to Polish artist and MCAD professor Piotr Szyhalski about his new installment in the ongoing Labor Camp series. Read more on City Pages here.

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Erica Rivera Interviews Paul Murray

Photo by Cliona O'Flaherty

Erica Rivera spoke to Paul Murray, author of Skippy Dies and The Mark and the Void. The Irishman discussed financial collapse, loneliness, and how novels help people. Read the Q&A on Mandatory here.

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Erica Rivera Previews "Don't Feed The Indians"

Erica Rivera spoke to Murielle Borst-Tarrant, writer and director of the theater production Don't Feed The Indians. The play was inspired, in part, by Native Americans' experiences of racism in the theater world. Read more on the City Pages arts blog here.

Monday, November 16, 2015

Erica Rivera Profiles Kevin Cannon

Erica Rivera profiled Kevin Cannon, a Twin Cities cartoonist and map-maker who drew one Minnesota bookstore per day for Inktober. Read more on City Pages here.

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Erica Rivera Interviews Rick Moody

Erica Rivera interviewed acclaimed author Rick Moody about his new novel, Hotels of North America, his writing soundtrack, and what's behind that hat. Read the Q&A on Mandatory here.

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Erica Rivera Profiles Prince Adetomiwa Gbadebo

Erica Rivera spoke to Nigerian painter Prince Adetomiwa Gbadebo about his first solo show in the Midwest. Read more on City Pages here.

Erica Rivera Interviews The Tenderloins

Erica Rivera interviewed Joe Gatto, one-fourth of comedy troupe The Tenderloins and co-star of truTV series Impractical Jokers. Read more on City Pages here.

Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Erica Rivera Profiles Aaron De La Cruz

Erica Rivera interviewed Aaron De La Cruz, a San Francisco-based painter bringing his monochromatic art to Public Functionary. Read more on the City Pages art blog here.

Monday, November 2, 2015

Erica Rivera Interviews Geoff Sobelle

Erica Rivera spoke to theater artist Geoff Sobelle about his new solo show "The Object Lesson." Read more on the City Pages arts blog here.