Go to the Light: Neon Dream is a unique, immersive black light experience! Drawing inspiration from interior design and all that glows and fluoresces in the natural world, they create a dayglow cavern – the ultimate neon clubhouse. Their space combines elements of interior environments (repeat pattern wallpaper, custom seating, decorative lighting) with ephemera and 3-D objects inspired by nature (a custom TV terrarium with live scorpions, giant glowing crystals and geodes, bizarre neon plants). The resulting space and its flux between indoors & outdoors will thrill all visitors with a totally unique psychedelic art experience.
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The Write Space: Jennifer MartelliDecember 8, 2017
Jennifer Martelli’s debut poetry collection, The Uncanny Valley, was published in 2016 by Big Table Publishing Company.
The Whimsical Quinton Oliver JonesDecember 7, 2017
I recently had a special opportunity to visit the kitchen space in which Salem’s great Quinton Oliver Jones (1903-1999) created his fantastical paintings.
Salem Photos – Racket Shreve Open Studios – Christmas in SalemDecember 7, 2017
Racket Shreve, a local artist is known for his illustrations and distinguished artwork. Maritime themes are one of his specialties.
Road Trip Beverly – Polar Express Fundraiser at The CabotDecember 6, 2017
Holiday Magic was in the air at The Cabot. At this event there were cookies and milk from Jacqueline's Cookies for the kids, visits with Santa, a book signing with "Polar Express" author Chris Van Allsburg, raffles and the screening of this amazing movie on the big screen with special effects and surprises by Retonica Lighting
Salem Scene – Neon Dream Pop Up Art Installation receptionDecember 1, 2017
Neon Dream is an art "container" that was created for Hubweek in Boston. This will be an opening reception and the container will be open for exploration.
An interview with the Grinch!December 1, 2017
Gallows Hill Theatre presents: A Very Grinchy Holiday Special! Join the team at Gallows Hill Theatre for a fun re-telling of the classic tale with music, audience interaction, Max the dog,The Who family and Thing One and Thing Two! A great holiday show for all ages, featuring Erik Rodenhiser as The Grinch. After the show, kids can meet The Grinch, and take picture with the cast! Treats and a raffle included as well! Visit GallowsHill.TicketLeap.com to snag your tickets!
The Grinch is coming! Dec. 9 – Dec.17 – Gallows Hill TheatreNovember 27, 2017
Gallows Hill Theatre presents: A Very Grinchy Holiday Special! Now in it’s 5th year. Join the Grinch on December 9, 10, 16, 17 at Gallows Hill Museum Theatre, 7 Lynde Street in Salem for a fun re-telling of the classic tale with music, fun and audience interaction. Everyone gets to meet Mrs. Claus before the […]
5 facts about Christmas in SalemNovember 21, 2017
Christmas in Salem, thought to be the nation’s longest running holiday house tour, invites visitors to tour historic homes in the Downtown and McIntire neighborhood from December 1–3, 2017. Homes will be beautifully decorated for the holiday season and will be open for tours throughout the weekend.
Why Small Business Saturday in Salem is the Real CherpumpleNovember 21, 2017
by Joey Phoenix I can see them now. Shoppers all over the United States will be cramming their faces up against windows of major chains on Thanksgiving night, somebody’s elbow jabbing them in the ribs, a small child wailing because its mother brought it to Wal-Mart before it could have its third slice of cherpumple. […]
Master Storyteller Jonathan Kruk brings one-man show ‘A Christmas Carol’ to SalemNovember 15, 2017
Performance one night only. When: Friday, December 15, 2017 Time: 8:00pm-9:00pm Tickets: $25 (in advance or at the door) Where: Grace Episcopal Church, 385 Essex Street, Salem, MA 01970 By David Jonathan Lavin Ebeneezer Scrooge, Bob Cratchit, Tiny Tim and the ghost of Jacob Marley are soon to come alive in Salem, as the Hudson […]
An Early Snowfall comes to Mercy TavernNovember 9, 2017
“Paper Snowflakes” runs through the month of November at Mercy Tavern, and an opening reception will take place on Sunday, November 12th at Mercy Tavern.
Road Trip Photo Gallery – Illuminus BostonNovember 4, 2017
The ILLUMINUS Festival is Boston’s contribution to the global “Nuit Blanche” movement established in Paris and taking place in many cities around the world. Each year it has been held at a different location in the greater Boston area and is free to the public.
Legendary Folk Trio Maeve Set for Rare Concert in SalemNovember 3, 2017
Beginning in 2001, the modern folk group Maeve has developed a huge following among music lovers who appreciate their exquisitely warm harmonies and thoughtful lyrics. Over the past few years, their live concerts have been rare.
Salem Photos – XYZT at Peabody Essex MuseumOctober 22, 2017
An incredible exhibit exploring the X Y Z and Time dimensions imagined by the French digital artists, Adrien Mondot and Claire Bardainne
The Write Space: Kevin CareyOctober 20, 2017
The Write Space is a monthly Q&A series from Creative Salem covering a local writer and a Salem space(s) he associates with writing.
Taste of the Gables Highlights via SATVOctober 20, 2017
Video by Salem Access TV The House of the Seven Gables hosts its annual fundraiser and THE event of the year.
Salem Photos – Mayor’s Night Out Salem 2017October 11, 2017
Once a year, at the beginning of the Salem Haunted Happenings Celebrations Mayor Kimberly Driscoll joins hundreds of little revelers in costume for Mayor's Night Out. Dozens of local businesses offer special discounts and offers to residents and hand out treats for the little ones!
Salem Scene – Punto Urban Art Museum Block PartyOctober 3, 2017
Our vision is to create a world class urban arts district in Salem’s Point Neighborhood, one that embraces its rich immigrant and architectural history and present a dynamic opportunity for the neighborhood’s future.
Salem Scene – Taste the Space Fundraising Kick OffSeptember 30, 2017
The Salem YMCA GreenSpace is a public garden run by the Salem YMCA. The Y hires local teens that work with volunteers to create and maintain this garden and school gardens across the city. Through the support of our community volunteers, the City of Salem, and generous donors, GreenSpace is able to provide free weekly produce to it's neighbors.
HONOUR: Confessions of a Mumbai Courtesan comes to the Larcom TheatreSeptember 26, 2017
“Memoirs of Geisha” meets “Slumdog Millionaire” in this vibrant award-winning stage show with original music, colors of India and a riveting story that is sure to remind you of Bollywood
Salem Scene – Notch OktoberfestSeptember 18, 2017
Oktoberfest celebrations in Salem kicked off this past weekend with an overwhelmingly successful event at Notch Brewing. Giant tents, delicious cuisine, communal tables, games, traditional music and merriment were all in abundance as a new tradition in Salem has come to life on the South Harbor.
The Trustees to Present first East Coast Production of TigerLion Art’s Acclaimed Outdoor Walking Play NatureSeptember 15, 2017
Boston and Concord, MA – August 2017 – The Trustees announces that it will present TigerLion Arts’ critically acclaimed outdoor walking play Nature at the Old Manse in Concord this fall.
Road Trip Photos – Bread and Puppet TheatreSeptember 11, 2017
The Bread and Puppet Theater was founded in 1963 by Peter Schumann on New York City’s Lower East Side. Besides rod-puppet and hand puppet shows for children, the concerns of the first productions were rents, rats, police, and other problems of the neighborhood.
We’re All Mad Here – A Photo Series by Joey PhoenixSeptember 6, 2017
Creative Photo Series by Joey Phoenix Media creates a wonderful and magical take on Alice in Wonderland.