MUSIC VIDEO: Lazy Projector - "Get Right" feat. The KC Swingsters

A music video for the lead single "Get Right" from Lazy Projector's upcoming full album "Evoco." Filmed at El Torreon in Kansas City, MO.

DP - Mikal Shapiro / PA - Chad Brothers / Editor - Mikal Shapiro

The KC Swingsters: Lexie Casey, Jake Conner, Michael Gibson, Kris Haney, Savannah Hoit, Alexandra Knauss, Johanna Miller, and Elizabeth Watkins. And Heidi Glassman, Tanner Rettele, Matt Tantillo, Warren Cheung, and William Payne.



MUSIC VIDEO: Fire Dog's "Hellbender" feat. ArtScope STL Kids and Puppets

A D-I-T (Do-It-Together) collaboration between pop dance band Fire Dog and Forest Park arts program ArtScope STL. Performed and filmed in St. Louis, Missouri 2018 with voice over by Canadian folk legend Bruce Cockburn.

DP & Director - Mikal Shapiro / AC & 2nd Camera - Mike Pagano, Rebecca Rivas / Art Department - Stan Chisholm / Editor - Mikal Shapiro / PAs - Celia Shacklett, Chad Brothers / Music by Fire Dog from "Endangered Species Project" 

Funded in part by ArtScope STL. For more info:

For more info on Fire Dog:

TRAILER: "We are the Landscape" Indigenous World Dance and Music Performance

A unique theatrical journey through the lands of our ancestors performed at Arts Asylum in Kansas City, MO
December 2016.

DP - Mikal Shapiro / AC - Sara Perkins / Editor - Mikal Shapiro / Score - Amado Espinoza

Dancers: Cat Mahari, Arelis Flores, Karen Lisondra, Dario Rugerio, Andres Ramirez, Maura Garcia, Erika Noguera, Amory Botorff

Musicians: Amado Espinoza, Andres Ramirez, Amory Botorff, Pedro Calderon, Ariel Bugosen

Costume: Neil Goss, Amado Espinoza  

Along with Espinoza's original music, there are songs of protest, of ritual, and of indigenous resiliance from the Americas. For more info or to purchase the "We are the Landscape" album, email:

Support from ArtsKC and The Charlotte Street Foundation

HIGHLIGHT REEL: Collaborations Live! Performance

Highlights from the latest collaborative art event organized by 90.1FM Kansas City Community Radio. Bringing together artists and performers from all over the map--stylistically and regionally--KKFI Collaborations Live! at The Folly spotlights some of the best talent the Heartland has to offer. 

DP - Mikal Shapiro / 2nd Camera - Grady Keller and Chad Brothers / Editor - Mikal Shapiro / Music by Amado Espinoza and Hot Club KC

Funded by 90.1FM KKFI Kansas City Community Radio