About Us


For more than three year, the A&E Report has been aired in over 350,000 homes throughout the Delmarva Peninsula each week during the Wednesday Live At 5 and 11 PM news on WRDE NBC as well as during the Thursday morning NBC TODAY show.

The AE Report highlights what’s happening in the focused on covering the thriving visual, performing and written arts, and the wide scope of the regional entertainment scene throughout Delmarva. Join host Michael Sprouse as he covers all aspects of the thriving art and entertainment industry throughout the region with a relaxed, fun, conversational flair!


Michael has been working professionally in the performing and visual arts for more than 25 years. Sprouse is also an accomplished painter, multimedia journalist, award-winning published author, photographer and digital designer. Before moving to the Delaware shore in 2002, Sprouse was the co-owner and curator of Eklektikos Gallery Of Contemporary Art in Washington, DC for 11 years. In 2002, he opened and ran the Zwaanendael Gallery Of Art on Second Street in downtown Lewes until 2006 when he became Assistant Director of The Rehoboth Beach Theatre Of The Arts where he founded the gallery collective know as the Galleries Of 20 Baltimore Avenue still in existence today. 

Additionally, Sprouse is a founder of TwinFin Media LLC, and the Executive Producer and On-Air Host of Coastal Cuisine , also produced by TwinFin Media. Michael can also be heard every Saturday morning between 11 and 12 on Delaware 105.9 when he live hosts the radio show “Coastal A&E“.