Kelly Dewitz


Passionate about written communications, I have experience in both creative and technical environments. Any chance I can get to help a person or organization by writing, I will take it. I aspire to write my own fictional novel or series of short stories, but am currently happy technical writing for a brilliant software development team.

Creative Loafing: Tampa Bay
Not So Little Drummer Boy Takes Stage in Tampa

The Straz Center Zakir Hussain, one of the world's greatest musician from India, comes to Tampa Thursday night to perform Masters of Percussion with his clan of world-renowned drummers. We had the chance to chat with Zakir and ask him a few questions - both about him, and his show.

Creative Loafing: Tampa Bay
Bravo to the USF Spring Dance Concert

Amanda Clark, USF Dance Out of all the college dance performances I've attended, this one has been my favorite. If you've ever been to a college dance concert, you probably left in awe, yet thinking, "WTF," after multiple abstract interpretations through movement that is puzzlingly bizarre.

Creative Loafing: Tampa Bay
A 21-Year-Old Christian's Take on 'The Book of Mormon'

Ruth Eckerd Hall As raunchy, inappropriate and offensive this musical may be, I was laughing my ass off from the first scene until I exited the doors of Ruth Eckerd Hall last night (Feb 17).

Creative Loafing: Tampa Bay
Possibilities overcome limitations in upcoming VSA Florida and USF production

Domshine Homard-Payette Luca "Lazylegz" Patuelli has arthrogryposis, which causes poor muscle growth and limited joint movement. This has not stopped him, however, from breakdancing, starting at a young age, joining Canadian breakdancing crew "Illmatic Styles" which competed in national competitions, and creating his own international crew, "ILL-abalities."

Creative Loafing: Tampa Bay
iLuminate lights up the Straz

Straz Center This weekend the Straz shone a little brighter. Well, a lot brighter. Literally. iLuminate took to the Ferguson Hall stage, mixing technology with dance. Dancer and software engineer Miral Kotb created and patented iLuminate in 2009. By 2011, it was a top act on America's Got Talent and since has toured the world.