One of the more exciting ribbon cuttings to happen was courtesy of the all new shop in Salem Vampfangs. Featuring sideshow acts by Dr. Bones Circus of Marvels, appearances by local characters including Nosferatu, a visit by the Salem Chamber and the Mayor of Salem Kim Driscoll this was NOT your typical opening celebration!
In this episode recorded back in the early summer, Josh and Alyssa talk about D’Orsi’s bakery, the new Creative Collective offices, Peabody’s downtown, the lack of diversity in Bar Harbor, Maine, preservation, and how Samuel McIntyre was a subdivision developer at heart
Alyssa cops to her new addiction to Front Street Coffeehouse, and there’s more Phillips Library talk (you thought they were done, didn’t you?).
Plus Josh admits to knowing way too much about the history of the MBTA’s compatibility issues. And they even talk about weed! With special technical glitches in the recording!
The City of Salem and Cojuelos Productions presented an evening of dancing and community at Mary Jane Lee Park in Salem MA.
An amazing night was had by all at the August edition of the Winter Island Drive In Series presented by Salem Parks and Recreation and produced by Creative Collective. Every month throughout the summer Creative Collective transforms Winter Island into a drive in and incorporates many creative and artistic elements making for one of the most popular summer options in Salem!
Beyond Walls Mural Festival 2018 – Photo Highlights by John Andrews of Creative Collective MA. Our Creative Collective MA team did social media coverage and management for the duration of the Beyond Walls Mural Festival. Photos include community “Hive” events organized by Doneeca Thurston such as Garden Days, Beyond Walls Signature events like the Meet [….]
ECCF Awards $300,000 for Arts and Culture Projects Across Essex County
In partnership with the Barr Foundation, ECCF grants 11 local collaborations funds for creative placemaking and public art projects
Renee Gannon, Make Unicorns Great Again
The Brand Page of makeunicornsgreatagain.com: a social mash-up of creative and magical content in media, art, design with hyper-local features. Let’s Make Unicorns Great Again!
Beverly, MA: Bill Hanney’s award-winning North Shore Music Theatre (NSMT) has announced that recording artists, Broadway veterans, and “American Idol” finalists Constantine Maroulis and Diana DeGarmo will lead the cast of their September production of Broadway’s Gothic musical thriller, JEKYLL & HYDE. Under the direction of Broadway’s original Dr. Jekyll/Mr. Hyde, Robert Cuccioli, JEKYLL & HYDE will play September 25 thru October 7, 2018. A complete cast and creative team announcement will come at a later date.
Okay for reals though…Mark Hoffmann (me) is an author/illustrator and professor. His newest picture book, FRUIT BOWL, is his first foray into writing, but it won’t be his last.
ATTENTION SALEM RESIDENTS The Peabody Essex Museum is always free to Salem residents. Shelter to Showpiece House Tour – 11AM… SALEM — It’s time to celebrate. The House of the Seven Gables — known as the Turner Mansion back in… Beverly, MA: Audiences will be dancing in the aisles when Bill Hanney’s award-winning North Shore Music Theatre [….]
ATTENTION SALEM RESIDENTS The Peabody Essex Museum is always free to Salem residents. Shelter to Showpiece House Tour – 11AM –August 1-12 -Come tour the historic houses at the Peabody Essex Museum and experience three centuries of Salem. (Tour free with museum admission to out-of-town patrons and free to Salem Residents – Space is limited [….]
SALEM — It’s time to celebrate. The House of the Seven Gables — known as the Turner Mansion back in 1668, later, as the Turner-Ingersoll Mansion, and, then, in 1910, as the best place to curdle the blood in a secret staircase — is having a party. A big one. The House of the Seven [….]
Beverly, MA: Audiences will be dancing in the aisles when Bill Hanney’s award-winning North Shore Music Theatre (NSMT) presents their original in-the-round production of the worldwide musical phenomenon, MAMMA MIA! for an extended 4 week run. Performances of MAMMA MIA! begins on Tuesday, August 7 and playing through Sunday, September 2, 2018.
Moonrise Fae is a local faerie troupe connected to the Maine based Magic Sprinkles Entertainment. We are a faerie-themed entertainment company comprised of musicians, storytellers, artists, dancers, fire spinners, and flow artists. We entertain at a variety of venues including children’s and corporate events and parties, parades, garden parties, and festivals. We can bring the [….]
Shady Tree Maker is Deanna Jacome’s homemade goods & fine art Tell us a bit about you and what you do? What part of your job would you consider creative, and why do you enjoy that part of what you do? I am delighted to say that art is my entire life, as a full-time [….]