Art in the 48 podcast
The Art in the 48 podcast is the destination for art lovers to discover Arizona’s vibrant arts scene. Through inclusive storytelling and engaging interviews, this podcast is your connection to Arizona artists and arts organizations. Join us to meet creative Arizonans and explore all avenues of the arts – dance, theatre, music, visual arts, literature and more – and highlight the creative talent of Arizona. Whether you’re new to the state and curious about our arts scene or a long-time resident looking for hidden gems, you’ll find something to love on the Art in the 48 podcast, your Arizona arts connection.
Episodes release every other Thursday. Listen below or on your favorite podcast platform.
Meet the host
Based in Phoenix, Craig Bohmler is a devoted composer for the stage whose works have been widely performed in the United States, Canada, Europe and Japan. In addition to four operas and 14 musicals, 5 of which have premiered at the Phoenix Theatre Company, he has written numerous concerti, wind ensemble, choral and symphonic works. He was Composer-in-Residence for Arizona Opera from 2013-2017 where his opera “Riders of the Purple Sage” was premiered. He received the 2019 Arizona Governors Arts Award for individual artist.
Explore the TV series
A community needs art to truly feel alive. Join host Alberto Rios to meet Arizona artists and hear their stories firsthand. Trace the impact of living artists on their communities, and see how art is all around us. From across the art spectrum – painters and sculptors, musicians and dancers, museums and theaters and more – see where life meets art.