The People of WaterFire: Gina Murray

Posted by on Mar 31, 2015 in The People of WaterFire | No Comments
The People of WaterFire: Gina Murray

It takes courage to grow up and become who you truly are. ―E.E. Cummings Gina Murray is a woman who fell in love at first site with her career. She had the opportunity (thanks mom!) to shadow a surgical tech during a series of operations a few years out of high school and just as…

The People of WaterFire: Paul “PK” Kochanek

Posted by on Mar 13, 2015 in The People of WaterFire | No Comments
The People of WaterFire: Paul “PK” Kochanek

The time to act is now! Somebody go get the Director. ―Jarod Kintz The WaterFire experience is very different from person to person, whether you are an international visitor, community member, volunteer, performer, staff member, vendor or board director. It’s a unique aspect of the artwork that each participant is able to have such a…

The People of WaterFire: Michael Grando

Posted by on Feb 13, 2015 in The People of WaterFire | 2 Comments
The People of WaterFire: Michael Grando

Silence is a source of Great Strength. ― Lao Tzu So many of us have marveled at Michael’s performances on the flaming river over the years. In his portrayal of Pierrot (Pedrolino) from the Commedia del’arte, he is on a naive and everlasting quest to win the heart of a beautiful girl. It was never…

The People of WaterFire: Jen Bonin

Posted by on Jan 23, 2015 in The People of WaterFire | 3 Comments
The People of WaterFire: Jen Bonin

When you first meet Jen she’s exciting, interesting, and energetic. Her accomplishments never fail to impress from her wide-ranging education and volunteer work to her photography and career. She is a very busy lady and a lot of fun to chat with. She has this heartfelt laughter that places you right on the sunny side.…

The People of WaterFire: Christian Guillen

Posted by on Jan 6, 2015 in The People of WaterFire | No Comments
The People of WaterFire: Christian Guillen

A few years back WaterFire Providence launched The WaterFire My Story Project which is a collection of stories, poems and videos that were written by our visitors, performers, volunteers and partners.  The goal of the My Story Project is to share stories with our fans from our fans and the idea that your stories tell…