Ballet dancer

KPBS/Arts: Best Ballet Dancer in San Diego and Open Air Fest

New season premieres Friday, June 17, 2022 at 8 p.m. on KPBS 2 and Saturday, June 18 at 4:30 p.m. on KPBS TV / On Demand with PBS Video App

KPBS/Artswith host BJ Robinson, returns June 17. The arts magazine’s weekly show, showcasing the best works by artists and performers from San Diego and America, is back with 6 new episodes!

In this edition, one of San Diego’s top ballet dancers xavier hicks inspire the next generation. A visit to the Paradise Paint Out outdoor festival. The next generation of opera singers take to the stage. And finally, a look at intricate ceramics inspired by mountain flora and fauna.

Host Biography:

Actor, musician and music teacher William BJ Robinson (he/they) is the host of KPBS/Arts. BJ is also the creator/host of the Tough Talk YouTube series and the choir director at Christ United Presbyterian Church in South Park. BJ’s many credits include performances at the Old Globe Theatre, Coronado Playhouse, Lamb’s Players Theatre, San Diego Repertory Theater and many more. Originally from New Jersey, he has lived in San Diego since 2009.

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All episodes of Season 1 and Season 2 are available on request!