Three leaders of Maine arts organizations join us to talk about how Covid-19 has affected their plans for 2020. How have museums, theaters and artists residencies fared since the start of the pandemic? We’ll find out.


Bari Newport, artistic director at Penobscot Theatre Company

Stuart Kestenbaum, Maine’s Poet Laureate and organizer at Monson Arts

Mark H.C. Bessire, director of Portland Museum of Art

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Melanie Brooks

I am a professional writer/blogger who is finally finding my way in the kitchen. I am not a health-food addict, but I appreciate a home cooked meal made from local ingredients. As an avid member of the...