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Robin Wright will be one of several special guests at the Nantucket Film Festival for 2015.
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Nantucket Film Festival Honors Anne Meara, Announces Special Guests Robin Wright & Jacqueline Bisset

The 20th annual Nantucket Film Festival announced that Golden Globe®-winning actress Robin Wright, and Academy® and Emmy®-Award nominated House of Cards creator and screenwriter Beau Willimon will participate in an In Their Shoes… ® conversation moderated by Chris Matthews at the Nantucket High School on Sunday, June 28. Additionally, Chris Matthews will also […]

House of Cards creator Beau Willimon will be celebrated at the 20th annual Nantucket Film Festival.
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20th Annual Nantucket Film Festival Celebrates House of Cards Creator Beau Willimon

The Nantucket Film Festival announced today that acclaimed Academy® & Emmy®-Award nominated House of Cards creator and screenwriter Beau Willimon will be honored with Variety’s Creative Impact in Television Writing Award.  The award will celebrate Willimon’s extraordinary career, whose achievements include projects in television, film and stage.  Variety’s Managing Editor […]

North Shore Acapella returns to Nantucket for Mother’s Day
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Mother’s Day Concert on Nantucket

The award-winning acapella group North Shore Acapella returns to Nantucket for Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 10 at 4 p.m., in the Dreamland Film & Performing Arts Center, presented with Nantucket Arts Council as part of the spring 2015 Downtown Celebrity Concerts. Performing nationally for over 30 years, the group won […]

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Nantucket Arts Council Invites 2015 Scholarship Candidates

Nantucket Arts Council scholarship applications are open now for all year-round Nantucket residents who are students from middle school grades through graduation.  Graduating seniors who are majoring in the arts may apply now for college scholarships to continue their studies at an accredited university. Awards typically range up to $2,000. […]

Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros performed at the 2014 Nantucket Music Festival
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Nantucket Music Festival To Return to the Island in 2016

Organizers of the first Nantucket Music Festival last summer knew their idea of a two-day, live music celebration for visitors and residents of the historic resort destination had enormous potential. But, nothing could prepare them for the overwhelmingly positive response they received from sponsors and the performing arts community. The […]