Maine Arts Alive 3/26/19

Schoodic Arts For All – Making A Sustentative Contribution To The Communities It Serves

Producer/Host: Michael Donahue
Studio Engineer: Amy Browne

Key Discussion Points:
Schoodic Arts past, present and future
Arts serving communities on many levels
Providing opportunities for artists and arts organizations to work together
Call for Artists 2019 Recycle Art Show

Guests:
Mary Laury, Executive Director, Schoodic Arts
Jane Keagan, Member, Schoodic Board of Directors
Cindy Stanley, Volunteer, Schoodic

Maine Arts Alive 2/26/19

Host: Michael Donahue
Engineer: Amy Browne

Support for rural communities through local artists and arts organizations

Key Discussion Points:
Making a living as an artist or group of artists in rural Maine
Providing “safe home” to artists who tend not to be self-promoters
The effects of the arts upon local economies
Supporting the “creative thinking process” into schools
Georgina Grenier speaks about her recent “Certainty Project” writing event which encouraged writers/non writers to write about how they make decisions to decide to decide

Guests:
Amy Halsted, Bethel Area Arts and Music, Table Rock Arts Center (amyhalsted@gmail.com)
Sue Dunn, Multimedia artist, (suedunn33@gmaail.com)
Georgina Grenier, project leader, Community Writing Project, (georgrenier@gmail.com)

Maine Arts Alive 1/22/19

Host: Michael Donahue
Engineer: Amy Browne

Penobscot Theatre Company

Guests:
Bari Newport, Producing Artistic Director
Laura Hodos, Actress
Heather Astbury-Libby, Actress

Maine Arts Alive 9/25/18

Host: Michael Donahue
Engineer: Amy Browne

WORDS. – Blue Hills Literary Arts Festival

Festival past, present, and future

Guests:
Sarah Pebworth — Festival
Richard Boulet — Blue Hill Public Library

Maine Arts Alive 8/28/18

Host: Michael Donahue
Engineer: Amy Browne

Poet Laurate of Maine Stuart Kastenbaum

Maine Arts Alive 7/24/18

Host: Michael Donahue
Engineer: Amy Browne

Kneisel Hall

Guests:
Ellen Werner, Executive Director
Sam Decaprio, Teacher

Maine Arts Alive 6/26/18

Host: Michael Donahue
Engineer: Amy Browne

Belfast Maskers: past, present and future

Guests:
Sasha Kutsy, Board Member
Carol Samuels, Board Member

Maine Arts Alive 5/22/18

Host: Michael Donahue
Engineer: Amy Browne

Maine Arts Commission: programs offered

Guests:
Julie Roberts, Executive Director
Argy Nestor, Director of Arts Education