Archives for Maine Arts Alive

Maine Arts Alive 11/22/16

Host: Michael Donahue
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: Paul Sacaridz, Director, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts

Haystack present and future, change in leadership

Maine Arts Alive 10/25/16

Host: Michael Donahue
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: Penobscot Theatre Company

Theatre season, roles actor’s play, theatre in Maine

Guests:
Bari Newport, Producing Artistic Director
Danielle Erin Rhodes, Actress
Jason Cohen, Actor

Maine Arts Alive 9/27/16

Host: Michael Donahue
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: Center for Maine Contemporary Art Maine Crafts Association

Key Discussion Points: Define “contemporary art and crafts,” new building for CMCA

Guests:
Suzette McAvoy, Executive Director, Center for Maine Contemporary Art
Dudley Zopp, Artist, Board Member, Center for Maine Contemporary Art
Sadie Bliss, Executive Director, Maine Crafts Association

Maine Arts Alive 7/26/16

Host: Michael Donahue
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: Schoodic Arts For All

Key Discussion Points: Schoodic Arts For All festival highlights, year-around operation, future growth

Guests:
Mary Loury, Executive Director, Schoodic Arts For All, 963-2569
Jessica Pile Maning-House, Instructor, 679-4005

Maine Arts Alive 6/28/16

Host: Michael Donahue
Engineer: John Greenman

Program Topic: “I Know A Man” Kane-Lewis Productions

Key Discussion Points: Ashley Brown, making the documentary, Kane-Lewis Productions, International Film Festival

Guests:
Richard Kane, Co-Producer, Kane-Lewis Productions
Rob Shetterly, Co-Producer, Kane-Lewis Productions
Ashley Brown, Artist

Maine Arts Alive 5/24/16

Host: Michael Donahue
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: Acadia Choral Society

Key Discussion Points: History of Society, Past and current presentations, the relationship of choral singing to other art forms, personal growth of members as a result of performance experience

Guests:
George Emlen, Composer
Jamie Hagedorn, Music Director
Ellen Gilmore, Member
Jay Emlen, Member

Maine Arts Alive 4/26/16

Host: Michael Donahue
Engineer: Amy Browne

Issue: The Arts In Maine

Program Topic: Snow Pond Arts Academy

Key Discussion Points:
a) Snow Pond Arts Academy
b) Charter Schools
c) Traditional Education vs. Innovative Classrooms

Guests:
David Holinger, Director of Admissions, Snow Pond Academy
Kirsten Mcquillan, Mother of student
Meghan Mcquillan, student

Maine Arts Alive 3/22/16

Host: Michael Donahue
Engineer: Joel Mann

Issue: The Arts In Maine

Program Topic: Self Publishing

Key Discussion Points:
a) How to self publish
b) What services are available to aspiring authors
c) Doing the work

Guests:
Janet Karker, President, Maine Authors Publishing
David Estey, Writer
Phyllis Chinlund