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A&E Bio’s

Susie Potter, Arts Reporter

Susie Potter is a 2010 Meredith College graduate. She currently works as a freelance and fiction writer, and her short stories have appeared in The Colton Review, Raleigh Quarterly, Broken Plate Magazine, and Big Muddy: A Journal of the Mississippi River Valley. She leads a novel writing group and is hard at work on her debut novel. In addition to her work for Triangle Arts and Entertainment, she has written features for the The Meredith Herald and The Garner Citizen.In addition to creative writing, Susie freelances editing medical technical copy down to a consumer level as well as adjusting the content to be Search Engine Optimized.

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Robert W. McDowell, Triangle Theater Review

Triangle Arts & Entertainment theater editor Robert W. McDowell is a Raleigh, NC-based freelance writer, editor, and theater critic. He has written theater, film, book, and music previews and reviews for The News & Observer, The Raleigh Times, Spectator Magazine, and Classical Voice of North Carolina, all based in Raleigh. In April 2001, he started Robert’s Reviews, a FREE weekly e-mail theatrical newsletter that provides more comprehensive, in-depth coverage of Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, and Carrboro theater than all of the other local news media combined. Triangle Theater Review is the latest-and-greatest version of McDowell’s original newsletter. (Note: To start your free subscription to Triangle Theater Review, e-mail robertm748[at] and type SUBSCRIBE TTR in the Subject: line.)
A Columbia, SC native and graduate of East Carolina University in Greenville, NC, Robert McDowell also co-edited and supervised the production of Jim Valvano’s Guide to Great Eating (JTV Enterprises, 1984), a 224-page sports celebrity cookbook; and he served as a fact checker for Valvano: They Gave Me a Lifetime Contract, and Then They Declared Me Dead (Pocket Books, 1991). From 1980 to 1991, he worked for N.C. Citizens for Business and Industry (now the North Carolina Chamber) of Raleigh and served as associate editor and acting editor of North Carolina, a monthly business magazine that also covered economic development, government, education, and (sometimes) the arts.
Since December 1980, McDowell has served on the board of directors of The Cinema, Inc., a Raleigh-based nonprofit film society formed in 1966. He also maintains a list of FREE advance screenings of movies in the Triangle area. (Note: To have your e-mail address added to this FREE list, e-mail robertm748[at] and type JOIN FFL in the Subject: line.)

Bob Morrow, Publisher

Bob has over thirty years experience as Creative Director at notable advertising and marketing agencies in Manhattan and Raleigh.

Bob’s creative has been recognized by the Society of Illustrators, Packaging Design Council, Magazine Design, NY Art Directors Club. In addition, Bob has been published in Graphic Design USA, American Design, and the Creativity Annual. In 2008, Bob was honored to Judge the International Association of Visual Artists “Davey Awards” for interactive and web design.

Bob’s passion for the arts has led him to utilize his talent and experience in support of the arts here in the Triangle by creating Triangle Arts and Entertainment.