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Nantucket Portrait: AudioArchitechs

Art on Nantucket and Beyond – originally printed 2012 The AudioArchitechs By Sara Boyce Do you remember the movie Dirty Dancing when Jennifer Grey’s character, a teenager on a staid family vacation at an Adirondack camp mistakenly wandered into a loud, dark, steamy staff dance party?…

July 13, 2016
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Beryl Bender Birch | Nantucket Yoga Festival Interview

A Delicious Lifestyle | Beryl Bender Birch   It’s THAT time of year again. Spring. It’s almost Memorial Day. Nantucket has come alive and we are facing a(nother) summer season. Our beautiful island’s magnetic abilities increase exponentially and people are drawn from near and…

May 22, 2016
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Nantucket Profile | Gabrielle & Brandt Gould

“Brandt’s upstairs.  Sure, go on up..” the waitress said.   A little timid, I climbed Cambridge Street’s stairs, looking for the owner who might hire me.  I don’t remember why I didn’t end up working at Nantucket’s Too Cool for School restaurant, but I do remember the tall, lanky Brandt Gould,…

September 25, 2015
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Profile | Shannah Green

    Shannah Green opened the doors of The Yoga Room in 2001 with a year round schedule.  I remember.  My former sister in law had just gone to a yoga teacher training, and a passel of us cousins started taking her classes in support. Through the…

August 10, 2015
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Christina Schwefel | Tips for Healthy Living

Christina Schwefel, owner of Go Figure Barre studio, was talking directly to me:  “You can do it.  Just a little bit more.” She had to be; no one ELSE was taking a break from the micro movements in the Figure Method class.  Hmmmm… perhaps there’s a…

August 2, 2015
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Justin Cerne | Nantucket Profile

I have had the pleasure of working with Justin Cerne as he’s moved from the Assistant Artistic Director of the Theatre Workshop of Nantucket to the Artistic Director.  Smart, funny, and very talented, I sat down with him to find out how he keeps his positive outlook in the…

July 9, 2015
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Nantucket Portrait: Joann Burnham

Joann Burnham, Founder of the Nantucket Yoga Festival, teaches and practices on Nantucket Island.  She’s soft-spoken, graceful and elegant, with an ethereal beauty that reminds me of Uma Thurman.  We recently sat down for a cup of coffee to discuss our deep passions for…

June 20, 2015
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Nantucket Profile | Clay Twombly

Clay Twombly One of the first times I met Clay, he was teaching a swing dancing class.  As he held me close and whirled me around the dance floor with grace and confidence, I did what any girl would do: I developed an instant…

June 15, 2015
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David Vendetti | South Boston Yoga

David Vendetti | South Boston Yoga What does “A Delicious Lifestyle” mean to you?  A Delicious Lifestyle isn’t perfect; it has grace and grit and the comfortable feel of a broken in pair of jeans. It’s warm, comfortable and makes you feel damn good.…

June 8, 2015
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Nantucket Portrait: Megan DuBois

Having had the pleasure of practicing Yoga with Megan DuBois in a number of her different Yoga classes, I wanted to learn more about her Yoga training, philosophy, and how she came to Nantucket. How did you get involved with yoga, Megan? I took…

June 1, 2015