Artrageous 29! With the Always Beautiful Kathy Archer, Matthew Swift, and Tom Hauck

Gloucester Author and Artist Tom Hauck and Rocky Neck Artist Kathy Archer Both Kathy and Tom (my husband) donated works of art to the Montserrat Artrageous! 29. Artrageous is an annual auction party that supports Montserrat College of Art students. Last year’s event raised $432,00.00 in financial aid for deserving students. Tom and Matthew Swift, Owner of … Continue reading Artrageous 29! With the Always Beautiful Kathy Archer, Matthew Swift, and Tom Hauck

A NEW THRILLER FROM TOM HAUCK: AVITA DOESN’T LOVE YOU

The first to be published in my husband Tom Hauck’s Kevin Lone thriller series. Avita Doesn’t Love You is available as an eBook from Whiskey Creek Press (only 3.99!) and you can read a sample chapter Here. Avita Doesn’t Love You from Whiskey Creek Press Lone and his allies – including the brave Jessica Kenney, who seeks to avenge … Continue reading A NEW THRILLER FROM TOM HAUCK: AVITA DOESN’T LOVE YOU

Local Author Tom Hauck Reading from “The Body on the Rocks” at Toad Hall Bookstore

Thanks so much to Joe and Meg for Tom’s reading at Toad Hall Bookstore! Lisa Smith kindly writes that Cape Ann TV will be airing Tom’s reading during the week of July 28th. The following are the times and dates. Thanks so much Lisa and Steven! Tues, July 29 at 9 pm Thurs., July 31 at … Continue reading Local Author Tom Hauck Reading from “The Body on the Rocks” at Toad Hall Bookstore

Save the Date: Tom Hauck Reading at Toad Hall Bookstore for THE BODY ON THE ROCKS

Save the date for a reading by my husband Tom Hauck of his recently published thriller The Body on the Rocks at Toad Hall Bookstore, Rockport, on Wednesday, July 16th at 7pm. I hope you can join us! Excerpt from The Body on the Rocks The instant Chris Mark heard the scream he knew something was very wrong. At … Continue reading Save the Date: Tom Hauck Reading at Toad Hall Bookstore for THE BODY ON THE ROCKS

The Body on the Rocks ~ A New Detective Thriller by Tom Hauck (My Husband)!

The Body on the Rocks is a page-turning collection of superbly written classic detective stories, set in Gloucester. Very, very proud of my husband!!! One of my favorite passages, found on page 227: “There are many different ways human being scream. At the amusement park you hear the shrill cries of rollercoaster riders who, with arms held high not … Continue reading The Body on the Rocks ~ A New Detective Thriller by Tom Hauck (My Husband)!

Sidewalk Bazaar Starts Tomorrow (THURS) ~ Outdoor Dining, Shopping, Music, Kid Fun & Great Prizes

Every year the Gloucester Sidewalk Bazaar gets better.  This year, there’s an excellent music lineup all three days (see here).  Plus North Shore 104.9 will host a prize wheel at which you can win very cool prizes including fall-series concert tickets from GIMMESOUND and CDs from top local artists including Chelsea Berry, Julie Dougherty, Michael Thomas Doyle, Allen Estes, Tom … Continue reading Sidewalk Bazaar Starts Tomorrow (THURS) ~ Outdoor Dining, Shopping, Music, Kid Fun & Great Prizes

“THE LIFESPAN OF A FACT” INDELIBLY CURRENT AND NOT TO BE MISSED NOW PLAYING AT THE GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY!

The Lifespan of a Fact By Tom Hauck August 2019, former vice-president Joe Biden, the Democratic front-runner for the 2020 presidential election, told a campaign rally audience a deeply moving story about how he had pinned a medal on the chest of a Navy captain who had valiantly tried to rescue a wounded comrade who … Continue reading “THE LIFESPAN OF A FACT” INDELIBLY CURRENT AND NOT TO BE MISSED NOW PLAYING AT THE GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY!

BEN BUTLER AT THE GLOUCESTER STAGE CO – DON’T MISS THIS STELLAR SHOW, CLOSING SUNDAY AUGUST 25TH

Gloucester Stage: Ben Butler Triumphs By Tom Hauck Now at Gloucester Stage Company through August 25, Ben Butler, written by Richard Strand and directed by Joseph Discher, tells the gripping story of the day in 1861—just after the South seceded from the Union and war was imminent—when three escaped slaves made their way to Fort … Continue reading BEN BUTLER AT THE GLOUCESTER STAGE CO – DON’T MISS THIS STELLAR SHOW, CLOSING SUNDAY AUGUST 25TH

FUNNY, FABULOUS, AND FANTASTIC – DO NOT MISS GLOUCESTER STAGE “THE 39 STEPS!”

At Gloucester Stage, “The 39 Steps” Amazes and Astounds By Tom Hauck In this era of computer generated film “performances” that create an artificial reality of human capabilities, it’s a daunting task indeed for a regional stage company, in a production with only four actors, to startle an audience and leave them breathless. Yet this … Continue reading FUNNY, FABULOUS, AND FANTASTIC – DO NOT MISS GLOUCESTER STAGE “THE 39 STEPS!”

MY STATION IN LIFE: A CHARACTER DRIVEN TOUR de FORCE

By Tom Hauck A piece of Gloucester history shines in “My Station in Life,” a captivating new play by Ken Riaf making its world premier at the Gloucester Stage Company through October 28. Starring Ken Baltin, this dramatic comedy retells the battle waged by classical radio station owner-operator Simon Geller against his various enemies including … Continue reading MY STATION IN LIFE: A CHARACTER DRIVEN TOUR de FORCE

CYRANO: FAST-PACED FAMILY FUN AT THE GLOUCESTER STAGE CO!

Cyrano: Fast-Paced Family Fun at Gloucester Stage Company By Tom Hauck With a script by Jason O’Connell and Brenda Withers, Cyrano, making its New England area premiere at Gloucester Stage Company, takes direct aim at our traditional notions of onstage storytelling. The opening scene, in which a group of people who appear to be real-life … Continue reading CYRANO: FAST-PACED FAMILY FUN AT THE GLOUCESTER STAGE CO!

SEE MADAME DEFARGE AT THE GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY BEFORE IT GOES TO BROADWAY!

See Madame Defarge at GSC Before It Goes to Broadway By Tom Hauck In the world of theatre there’s nothing more thrilling than attending a new work and, after the curtain falls and the applause dies away, you get up from your seat convinced the show you’ve just seen is destined for Broadway. Such is … Continue reading SEE MADAME DEFARGE AT THE GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY BEFORE IT GOES TO BROADWAY!

THANK YOU! AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY AND JOYOUS NEW YEAR

Thank you community for your tremendous support with our online fundraising campaign for my documentary Beauty on the Wing. Your help has meant the world and because of you I will be able to create the final cut in 2018. We will continue fundraising efforts while editing and I will keep you updated on our … Continue reading THANK YOU! AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY AND JOYOUS NEW YEAR

$34,900.00 RAISED FOR BEAUTY ON THE WING DOCUMENTARY! AND MONARCH BUTTERFLY MIGRATION UPDATE

$34,900.00!!! RAISED FOR BEAUTY ON THE WING DOCUMENTARY! THANK YOU GENEROUS DONORS!!!!!!!!!!! WITH THE GREATEST APPRECIATION FOR OUR COMMUNITY OF FRIENDS AND SPONSORS, I AM OVERJOYED TO SHARE THAT TO DATE WE HAVE RAISED $34,900.00 FOR THE DOCUMENTARY FILM “BEAUTY ON THE WING” ONLINE FUNDRAISER, with a recent grant awarded in the amount of $10,000.00. Friends … Continue reading $34,900.00 RAISED FOR BEAUTY ON THE WING DOCUMENTARY! AND MONARCH BUTTERFLY MIGRATION UPDATE

SAFE TRAVELS MARIPOSA MONARCA! AND MONARCH FILM ONLINE FUNDRAISING UPDATE

The Monarch last to eclose departed on Wednesday, November 15th. Although the air temperature was only in the low 40s when I left for work, the sun was shining. Our front porch faces southwest so it wasn’t long before his wings were warmed by the sun’s rays and away he flew. The forecast for parts … Continue reading SAFE TRAVELS MARIPOSA MONARCA! AND MONARCH FILM ONLINE FUNDRAISING UPDATE

SCARY BUTTERFLIES AND THANK YOU MONARCH FILM DONORS FOR YOUR GENEROSITY!!!

Beautiful to you and I, the large concentric circles strategically located on the wings of the Buckeye are meant to mimic the eyes of a larger creature. The eye patterns, or eyespots, frighten away would-be predators, mainly, hungry birds snipping at butterfly wings. Many species of Lepidoptera have eyespots both in the adult and caterpillar … Continue reading SCARY BUTTERFLIES AND THANK YOU MONARCH FILM DONORS FOR YOUR GENEROSITY!!!