Good Morning Connecticut at 9 interviews the founder of the festival, William Boughton and Carly Callahan, board member and actress, before the opening of the first Guilford Performing Arts Festival.

The festival started in 2017 with the goals of enlivening the Connecticut Shoreline, illuminating social causes and fostering cultural diversity, building audiences for live performance, provoking thought and encouraging the creation of new work by Connecticut artists.
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