Dance, // April 24, 2020

Nayanika Vyas — DANCE

  Interview with dancer Nayanika Vyas —

   1. Who are you and what do you do? I’m Nayanika Vyas. I was born and raised in New Delhi, India. I moved to the US four and a half years ago to fulfil my lifelong dream to become a dancer trained […]

Acting, Art, Dance, Music, Writing, // November 28, 2017

Veterans find healing in Art – ART EMPOWERS

A veteran finds healing in the arts and then helps others. ‘A Way to Talk About It,’ finding healing in art and then helping others.   For Futher Information —   CreatiVets’ mission is to provide combat veterans struggling with post-traumatic stress and traumatic brain injury with opportunities to use […]

Dance, // September 29, 2016

Julie Kent — DANCER

  Julie Kent, the new director of the Washington Ballet, watches intently as one of her dancers soars. The dancer’s shoes squeak on the floor as he spins, and sweat flies off his face. Music booms from a sound system in the corner. Victor Barbee, the company’s associate artistic director […]

Acting, Dance, // September 12, 2016

Dawn Noel — ACTOR / DANCER

Interview with Actor / Dancer Dawn Noel —   1. Who are you and what do you do? My name is Dawn Noel and I am a professional dancer, actor, model, producer and personal trainer.     2. Why acting / dance? I’ve been acting, dancing and performing my whole […]

Acting, Art, Dance, Music, Writing, // September 1, 2016

The School That Saved Art!

  BRIDGEPORT, CONN. — Second-grader Yadeliz Santiago is joyously mashing black magic marker into a mound of white putty. She’s shaping the gray mass to depict a stage in the life cycle of a ladybug.

Dance, // January 12, 2015

Little Goddess Trybe – DANCERS

    Interview with Little Goddess Trybe directors Heather Emory and Shonkista Stephens Little Goddess Trybe is located in Sherman, TX USA (An hour away from Dallas and 15 minutes south of the Oklahoma border- area known as Texoma)   1. Who are you and what do you do? We […]

Dance, // November 26, 2014

Melissa Stockwell – DANCER

Interview with Melissa Stockwell, Hoop Dancer 1. Who are you and what do you do? My name is Melissa Stockwell. Some people may remember me by my maiden name, Melissa McLaughlin. I am 27 years old and live in Titusville, Pennsylvania. I am a professional hoop dance instructor and performer. […]

Art, Dance, // November 24, 2014

Anatolia the Fire Goddess – DANCER

Anatolia the Fire Goddess is an international belly dancer based out of New York City and Connecticut. The Fire Goddess weaves a spectacular story with her technique, creativity and skill. She is notorious for her unique style and custom props and costumes; including a ten foot golden fire dress (tanora), […]

Acting, Art, Dance, Music, Writing, // August 3, 2014

RAiL Arts Project – Reading, Pa.

Please check out our VIDEO! Reading Arts In Local-motion, or RAiL, is a project that will bring the arts to the community — literally and figuratively. All too often, segments of the Greater Reading community feel alienated from the arts. To some of our neighbors, art is inaccessible. Our goal […]

Dance, Writing, // February 27, 2014

CPYB – Ballet Lessons/Life Lessons

4 Lessons Ballet Taught Me About Life Ballet has taught me a great deal about life. Sounds too simple? Not at all. Each day I was challenged to grasp the technical grace and precision of one of the most beautiful of art forms. Yet, I would never have grown if […]

Acting, Art, Dance, Music, Writing, // September 1, 2013


We are a global, online arts magazine ( We are scheduled to “Officially” launch the site on Sept. 31, 2013. We have started a Facebook page – . The purpose of Arts Illustrated is to celebrate and promote the “Arts” by celebrating the work, the artists and the wonderful […]