GIGS and CALLS FOR PROPOSALS
The NH State Council on the Arts offers a great list of opportunities for artists.
The MA Cultural Council also publishes Calls to Artists.
Vermont Arts Council publishes a Classifieds section on their website for various opportunities in the arts and culture sector.
This is a list of links to artist residency resources for writers, visual artists, and performers of music, theater, and dance.
Monadnock Region Performance and Rehearsal Venues and Stages
Arts Alive! conducted a survey of available spaces for performance and rehearsal in 2010. We have been collecting further information since then. If you are seeking a venue, look no further!
(to update information about your venue, contact Arts Alive! at firstname.lastname@example.org)
United Church of Christ
Contact: Kim Anderson, Church Administrator
Phone: (603) 352-4136
Keene Community Music Center
Contact: Jim Murphy, Administrator
St. James Episcopal Church
Contact: Patricia Smith, Administrative Assistant
Keene Unitarian Universalist Church
Contact: Kirsten Camp *double check this is the right person to speak with
Keene High School
Contact: Bryant Abbott
Keene State College: Mable Brown Room
Contact: Agnes Anderson
Keene State College: Redfern Arts Center
Contact: Sharon Fantl, Events Manager
Monadnock Covenant Church
Contact: Crystal Toegel
Phone: 603-352-6816, Office Administrator
Keene Public Library- Heberton Hall or Ruth Huntress Auditorium
Contact: Nancy Vincent, Library Director
Congregation Ahavas Achim
Phone: (603) 352-6747
*You will probably want to check with the office about the proper contact. I spoke with Paul Bieber, the president of the congregation, but he was acting more as a spokesperson than the contact for rentals.
Historical Society of Cheshire County
Phone number: (603) 352-1895
The Colonial Theatre
Contact: Vicky Pittman, Director of Education and Community Engagement
Phone: (603) 357-1233 Ext. 109.
All Saints Episcopal Church
Contact: Diane Callahan
Peterborough Community Theatre
Contact: Carol Nelson
Peterborough Unitarian Universalist Church
Contact: Vanessa Amsbury O’Connor, Church Administrator
ConVal High School
Phone: 603. 924.3869
Peterborough Town House
Contact: Town Administrators Office
All of our data for this entry on the facilities inventory was gathered from users and from observation, so I didn’t speak to someone from the Town Administrator’s Office
Dublin Community Center - The DubHub
1123 Main Street
P.O. Box 249
Dublin, NH 03444
Web site: http://www.dublincommunitycenter.org
Contact: I spoke with business manager Jennifer Whitesel, but I’m not sure if she would be the booking contact
Emmanuel Chapel Dublin
Phone: (603) 563-8328
Note: I left a message at the parsonage and a volunteer from the church, the former music director, called me back as a favor to the church administrators. They have not had any groups use the space in many years.
Francestown Old Meeting House:
Phone: 603.547.3035- on the voicemail, the message lists the following phone number (603) 588 3837.
Community Church of Harrisville and Chesham
Note: there are two small churches affiliated with this group, one in Chesham and one in Harrisville. Monadnock Music is the primary user of this organization’s spaces.
First Congregational Church
Contact: Ellen Bingham, Office Administrator
Nelson Congregational Church
Contact: Reverend Dawn Garrett Lawson
Phone: 603 847-3280
Cathedral of the Pines
Contact: Laurie Kandall, Services Director
Franklin Pierce University
Peter-Michael Kinney (603) 899-4243
Sullivan United Congregational Church
Contact: Chip Woodbury
Phone: 603 357 3445
Congregational Church of Temple
Contact: Patti Doyle
Walpole Unitarian Church
Phone: (603) 756-3961
First Unitarian Congregational Society
Phone: (603) 654-9518