Art Zone with Nancy GuppyA lively look at Seattle’s creative scene -- Fridays | 8 p.m.
About Art Zone with Nancy Guppy
Take a look at Seattle's fabulous creative scene, with fresh highlights from local arts, entertainment and cultural happenings. Art Zone with Nancy Guppy features interviews with local artists and performers, reviews and previews of current offerings, and lots of surprises. New episodes of Art Zone with Nancy Guppy premiere Friday nights at 8 p.m., with additional playbacks throughout the week.
Host Nancy Guppy grew up in Seattle and, with the exception of a three-year stint in Los Angeles, has lived in the city her entire life. Before creating arts programming for the Seattle Channel, Nancy spent 10 years as a writer/performer/producer on KING TV's late night comedy show, Almost Live!. Nancy enjoys morning coffee, daily walks, dinner with friends, hang time with husband Joe, and hitting the local art scene as much as she possibly can.
Art Zone visits the great nation of PhinneyWood. Host Nancy Guppy visits Versatile Arts, a hidden rehearsal space for Seattle's aerial artists. Over burgers and shakes at Red Mill Burgers, actor John Aylward discusses his latest role as Big Daddy in ACT's "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof." Family-owned A-1 pianos hosts jazz icon Overton Berry and bassist Jeff Davies for two original numbers from Berry's new CD "Eleven is Forever." Jump to Georgetown's Fantagraphics, a graphic-novel retailer and publishing company, and learn how owner Gary Groth made a career out of comics. Then Nancy waxes poetic about the Bloedel Reserve, a public garden on Bainbridge Island.