Creative Economy

OneManBand: Jacob Green

OneManBand: Jacob Green

Jacob Green is a folk blues singer songwriter based in Vermont who recently appeared on the podcast Rocket Shop Radio Hour, which features Vermont music and artists.   Jacob Green and Nathan ...
Vermont’s Cultural Leaders: Elise Brunelle

Vermont’s Cultural Leaders: Elise Brunelle

YOUR NAME and TITLE: Elise Brunelle, Executive Director YOUR ORGANIZATION: Vermont Symphony Orchestra YEAR YOU JOINED ORGANIZATION: 2020 MONTH/YEAR YOU WERE APPOINTED TO CURRENT ...
Vermont’s Cultural Leaders: Ben Doyle

Vermont’s Cultural Leaders: Ben Doyle

YOUR NAME and TITLE:  Ben Doyle, President YOUR ORGANIZATION: Preservation Trust of Vermont YEAR YOU JOINED ORGANIZATION: 2020 MONTH/YEAR YOU WERE APPOINTED TO CURRENT POSITION: October ...
Vermont’s Cultural Leaders: Danny Lichtenfeld

Vermont’s Cultural Leaders: Danny Lichtenfeld

YOUR NAME and TITLE:  Danny Lichtenfeld, Director YOUR ORGANIZATION: Brattleboro Museum & Art Center YEAR YOU JOINED ORGANIZATION: 2007 MONTH/YEAR YOU WERE APPOINTED TO CURRENT ...
Singer Songwriter Mikahely

Singer Songwriter Mikahely

Mikahely is a self-taught musician who draws inspiration from traditional Malagasy rhythms and is based in Vermont who recently appeared on the podcast Rocket Shop Radio Hour, which features ...
Vermont’s Cultural Leaders: Erin Evarts

Vermont’s Cultural Leaders: Erin Evarts

YOUR NAME and TITLE:  Erin Evarts, Executive Director YOUR ORGANIZATION: Lyric Theatre YEAR YOU JOINED ORGANIZATION: 1999 (as a volunteer) MONTH/YEAR YOU WERE APPOINTED TO CURRENT ...
Vermont’s Cultural Leaders: Christopher Kaufman Ilstrup

Vermont’s Cultural Leaders: Christopher Kaufman Ilstrup

YOUR NAME and TITLE:  Christopher Kaufman Ilstrup, Executive Director YOUR ORGANIZATION: Vermont Humanities YEAR YOU JOINED ORGANIZATION: 2018 MONTH/YEAR YOU WERE APPOINTED TO CURRENT ...
I Am a Vermont Artist: Shani Stoddard

I Am a Vermont Artist: Shani Stoddard

By day Shani Stoddard is like many Vermonters: boots and caps, hikes with dogs, a house in the woods of Stannard. By night he is… “Shani.” In stilettos and braids, dancing himself sweaty for tips
Vermont Businesses Serve Those Who Serve Others

Vermont Businesses Serve Those Who Serve Others

With the closure of bars, restaurants, retail stores, and other businesses not considered essential to the COVID-19 response, many workers are struggling to make ends meet. New relief efforts by ...
Firmly Northeastern: Bad to Be Good

Firmly Northeastern: Bad to Be Good

Bad to Be Good is a four-man combo based in Vermont who recently appeared on the podcast Rocket Shop Radio Hour, which features Vermont music and artists.   For more than five years, Bad to Be