"St. Louis really is the place to launch a start-up."
"Ripping the canvas with the grain is easy, and going against it is difficult."
“Read. And be willing to interrogate the self.”
"I look at older books of mine and think, 'I’m looking at older pictures of myself.'"
“If you’re passionate about something, usually that excitement is contagious and it’s inspirational. And people want to be inspired by other people because it inspires them to do their own [...]
Currently the artistic coordinator at Better Family Life and dance instructor for the Kuumba Youth Performance Ensemble, Watt is known lovingly among her peers, colleagues and students as “Mama [...]
"Barriers between theatrical art and the community happen, but they should be enthusiastically and joyously smashed. Those barriers are based on class and socioeconomics. To hell with them."
Later this spring, one month before her 91st birthday, Levy will be honored for nearly four decades of philanthropy and involvement in St. Louis’ opera community.