CATAMOUNT FILM & ARTS CO Overview
Profile ( less )
PO Box 324
Target demographics: No single person is excluded access.
Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: help fold and label monthly mailing, usher events, help handicapped patrons visit our galleries, help with office administration and create opportunities for sharing
Geographic areas served: Northeastern Vermont and Northern New Hampshire
Programs: Catamount Film Series, Arts Education, Courageous Conversations Through Art, Schooltime Shows, First Night, Monthly Gallery Exhibits, Substance Free Teen Dances
— Held more than 200 special weeknight screenings.
— Organized and managed First Night St. Johnsbury 2013, featuring over 65 acts and 175 performances in 18 venues, attracting nearly 3000 attendees.
— Featured the works of over 50 artists in the various galleries including the addition of the Catamount Annex Gallery at Dylan’s Restaurant.
— Partnered with Circus Smirkus for successful ticketing for 2012 Circus Tour.
— Continued formal Planned Giving Program with the VT Community Foundation and secured several participants.
— Hosted the Green Mountain Film Festival for the third year and featured 38 film screenings over 3 days, including the Catamount Art’s High School Filmmakers Showcase which included entrants from all over the world.
— Expanded the Kids ROCK family arts program to include the free Family Film Festival which featured a free summer Muppets Film Festival.
— Partnered with Kingdom County Productions to present Michael Cleveland, the Suzanne Farrell Ballet, Buddy Guy, Paula Poundstone, Momix, Clint Black, The Irish Tenors, and the National Circus of China.
— Continued collaboration and shared benefits with the Colonial Theatre in Bethlehem, NH.
— Became the major ticketing outlet for the Haskell Opera House in Derby Line and Church Street Arts in Haverill.
— Collaborated with the Northeast Kingdom Classical Series to help ticket and promote their four concerts.
— Expanded Independent Lens into an evening presentation.
— Added more Social Circles, including a Film Circle and a Fiber Arts Circle.
— Hosted 8 school time performances at Fuller Hall, which were attended by over 4500 students from Northeast Kingdom elementary schools.
— Featured over 50 live music events in the Cabaret Room including the weekly substance free Teen Open Mic series.
— Simulcast of the Metropolitan Opera Live and summer series for a record breaking third year.
— Simulcast the National Theater of London in six well-received performances during its third season.
— Served as a venue for over 25 community organizations & dozens of local businesses…OSHER, Youth Services, St. J Food Coop, etc.
— Presented the second annual Kingdom Bluegrass Jamboree.
— Began a year – long series of “Courageous Conversations” on topics of local interest and concern.
— Presented simulcast of 14 ballets from The Bolshoi Ballet and the Royal Ballet of London.
— Hosted a record setting Benefit Auction – and made the night St. Johnsbury’s social event of the year.
— Collaborated with the Peacham Acoustic Music Festival to provide ticketing, publicity and event planning.
— Mounted the fourth annual car raffle – the most successful raffle to date.