Tag: culture

Baked Clams | Nantucket, MA
Island Cooking, Nantucket Style

Diggin’ Clams

~ by Jessica Taryn Daub ~ The humble clam. Unpretentious and drab, these little bivalves have been a staple in the diet of coastal northeasterners for centuries. They bring the essence of the sea to your table and can be made the hero of an innumerable amount of dishes. Whether […]

Pairing Wine & Chocolate | Nantucket, MA
Nantucket Entertaining, Nantucket Style

Wine & Chocolate!

~ by Jenny Benzie Advanced Sommelier + Certified Wine Educator, Proprietress of Épernay Wine & Spirits ~ You love finding the time to curl up on your beach blanket under your wide brimmed sun hat and reading a book from any one of the esteemed authors that you met during […]

Nantucket Film Festival, 2016
Nantucket Arts, Nantucket Events

Nantucket Film Festival Turns 21

For more than two decades, Nantucket has been the venue for a festival designed to promote the awareness and appreciation of screenwriting. This week through June 27, screenwriters, actors, producers, agents, and fans will gather on our island for the 21st Annual Nantucket Film Festival. Films that have premiered at […]

Surviving the Essex by David O. Dowling
Nantucket Arts, Nantucket Events

On “Surviving the Essex”

Author David O. Dowling will present his latest book Surviving the Essex: The Afterlife of America’s Most Storied Shipwreck on Monday, June 20 at 6 pm in the Whaling Museum, 13 Broad Street. In this book, Dowling explores the survivors’ accounts of the ill-fated voyage of the whaleship Essex and […]

Theatre Workshop of Nantucket | Nantucket, MA
Nantucket Arts, Nantucket Events

An Evening of Contagious Fun

Love, marriage and friendship abound as the fastidious Florence and the slovenly Olive decide to share an apartment together after their lives have been turned upside down in Theatre Workshop of Nantucket’s production of The Odd Couple. This gender swapped remix of Neil Simon’s Tony Award winning classic comedy is […]