Archives for Maine Arts Alive

Maine Arts Alive 10/22/13

Host: Michael Donahue
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: Blue Hill Concert Association

Key Discussion Points:
• History of group
• Educational Outreach
• Artists involved in programs
• Current programs
• Future of BHCA

Guests:
• Dee Knisley, President, Blue Hill Concert Assoc
• Holly Winberg, Founder of outreach program, BHCA
• Ron Stegall, Visual Artists & Featured Institutions coordinator, BHCA
• Holbrook Williams, Board member, BHCA

Maine Arts Alive 9/24/13

Host: Michael Donahue
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: Peninsula Potters: A Guild of Ceramic Artists
Key Discussion Points:
• History of group
• Educational Outreach
• Galleries involved and events
• Current Workshops
• Future of programs

Guests:
• Mark Bell, Mark Bell Pottery
• Melody Lewis-Kane, Clay Forms Pottery
• Jane Story, Brooklin Pottery Co-Op, Good Impressions Pottery

Maine Arts Alive 7/23/13

Host: Michael Donahue
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: Penobscot Theatre Company Dramatic Academy

Key Discussion Points:
•History of Penobscot Theatre Company
•Educational Outreach: Dramatic Academy
•Performances & Events
•Current Programs & Workshops
•Future of Penobscot Theatre Company

Guests:
•Jasmine Ireland, Education & Outreach Director, Penobscot Theatre Company Drama Academy
•Benjamin Layman, Teacher, Penobscot Theatre Company Dramatic Academy
•Stephanie Colavito, student, Penobscot Theatre Company Dramatic Academy

Maine Arts Alive 6/25/13

Host: Michael Donahue
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: Schoodic Arts For All Summer Festival

Key Discussion Points:
•History of Schoodic Arts for All
•Educational Outreach
•Performances & Events
•Current Programs & Workshops
•Future of Schoodic Arts

Guests:
•Mary Laury, Executive Director, Schoodic Arts For All
•Colleen Wallace, Board Member, Schoodic Arts for All
•Obadiah Buell, Artist participant, Schoodic Arts for All

Maine Arts Alive 5/28/13

Host: Michael Donahue
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: Kneisel Hall Chamber Music Festival – Past, Present and Future

Key Discussion Points:
•History of Kneisel Hall
•Educational Outreach
•Performances & Events
•Current Programs & Workshops
•Future of Kneisel Hall

Guests:
•Ellen Werner, Executive Director, Kneisel Hall
•Seymour Lipkin, Artistic Director, Kneisel Hall
•Lisa Romain, former student at Kneisel Hall

Maine Arts Alive 4/23/13

Host: Michael Donahue
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: Stonington Opera House – Past, Present and Future

Key Discussion Points:
History of the Stonington Opera House
Educational Outreach
Performances & Events
Current Programs & Workshops
Future of the Opera House

Guests by name and affiliation:
Linda Nelson, Executive Director, Stonington Opera House
Cherie Mason, Board Member, Stonington Opera House
Sasha Zembrusky, student & volunteer with the Opera House

Maine Arts Alive 3/26/13

Host: Michael Donahue
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: Maine Writing Project – Young Authors Camp
Key Discussion Points:
• History of Maine Writing Project
• Young Authors Camp
• Teaching Writing
• Current Programs & workshops
• Future of the Project

Guests by name and affiliation:
• Kenneth Martin, Associate Director, Maine Writing Project
• Jean Plummer, Director, Maine Writing Project, Young Authors Camp

Maine Arts Alive 2/26/13

Host: Michael Donahue
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: Northeast Historic Film – Moving Image Archive
Key Discussion Points:
• History of Northeast Historic Film
• Film restoration and archives
• Role of the Alamo theater
• Current Programs & workshops
• Future of Northeast Historic Film

Guests:
• David S. Weiss, Executive Director, Northeast Historic Film
• Jane Donnell, Manager of Alamo Theater, Northeast Historic Film
• Joe Gardner, Technical Services Manager, Northeast Historic Film