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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

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

Jenny Benzie

Jenny Benzie. Wine Woman About Town. She’s upbeat, has a great deal of wine knowledge, owns Epernay and is seemingly everywhere. I was thrilled to catch up with Jenny in person and learn more about her positive outlook, wine experience, and her tips for…

April 20, 2014

Nantucket Portrait: Clinton Terry

Umami* of Nantucket | Clinton Terry By Sara Boyce Maybe you’ve met Clinton Terry while he was tending bar at Fog Island Grille. (But did you know his cocktail skills rival Tom Cruise’s in the 1988’s movie “Cocktail”?) Maybe Clinton has served you at Fog Island, offering…

September 10, 2013

Nantucket Portrait: Tom Berry

Umami* of Nantucket By Sara Boyce Chef Tom Berry and Pastry Chef Liz O’Connell laughed and joked their way through a very impressive cooking demonstration at a recent Chef’s Talk at Bartlett’s Farm. When Tom and I finally ended our three-week phone tag game, he explained he had…

June 10, 2013

Where to eat on Nantucket? Pi Pizzeria!

Umami* of Nantucket: Pi Pizzeria By Sara Boyce What IS it about Pi Pizzeria? The wood burning stove? The arugula on the Rustica Pizza? The warm, inviting, 32-seat restaurant? The intimate 12-seat bar? The fact that an owner almost always greets you at the…

April 10, 2013

Where to eat on Nantucket? Pazzo Restaurant

Umami of Nantucket*: Pazzo Sara Boyce Is every night different at Pazzo? Friday night, Pazzo is converted to something like a cabaret – a cabaret that alternatively reminds me of Russian folk singing, Portuguese fado, and jazz, but a cabaret nonetheless. Ingrid Feeney is the…

March 9, 2013

Nantucket Profile: Gary Langley

You may have seen a handsome man with a grey beard and ponytail around and about Nantucket… attending his wife Linda’s services at the Unitarian Universalist Church, drumming in the drum circle, riding some of Nantucket’s elderly or infirm in the Nantucket Wheelers program,…

July 20, 2012

Nantucket Portrait: Audrey Sterk

Art on Nantucket and Beyond: Audrey Sterk By Sara Boyce Many of us know and love Audrey Sterk. Who wouldn’t? One of Nantucket’s true Renaissance women, Audrey is an artist, musician, furniture designer, wallpaper designer, and decorative painter, (and that’s just the beginning). Audrey,…

February 24, 2012