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Six years ago, Nantucket’s long-established theater company, Theatre Workshop of Nantucket, was in trouble. It was rudderless, without a strong artistic director, without a space to call its own and...read more
When any three women come together under one roof, there’s bound to be some drama. But when three women in their 20s who have the same father and different mothers come...read more
It was mid-January, and the Starlight’s dining room was empty, as were the streets of downtown Nantucket outside. Watson and Weiner, two of the four owners of the family-run theater on North Union Street,...read more
Nantucket lightship baskets may have traveled around the world during their lifetime, but many of them will be “Coming Home” for this year’s exhibit at the Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum in an exhibit...read more
Have you ever heard a Nantucket story and asked your- self whether it was a myth or in fact true? The Nantucket Historical Association helps answer those questions with its 2013 exhibit “Nantucket Legends:...read more
Returning to the Dreamland Theatre as its primary venue this year, the 17th Nantucket Film Festival will open June 20 with Disney Pixar’s animated feature “Brave” in the afternoon and Sundance darling...read more
For nearly a century, the Dreamland Theatre was a hub of cultural activity on South Water Street, Hollywood soundtracks echoing from within, flickering images of celluloid fantasy projected onto its...read more
Storytelling has always been at the heart of Nantucket filmmaker John Stanton’s work, the force that drives his examinations of community, and how it changes from generation to generation.
“Leather Soul”...read more
Working with the director and the production designer, the DP crafts the look of the film, conveying the mood as it relates to the story line.
Andrzej Bartkowiak, an island resident for over 40 years and...read more
Army Bernstein was looking for an actor to star in a film he was producing. Having seen close to 400 people, there appeared to be no one suitable for the role. Finally a friend recommended a new
face, an...read more