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Frank Warren’s PostSecret LIVE

By boxoffice on June 01, 2016, at 2:16 p.m.
Thursday, June 30, 2016 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, Rockland, ME For more information: 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/postsecret-live Interactive multi-media presentation by PostSecret creator Frank Warren. PostSecret is an ongoing community art project in which people mail in their secrets anonymously on one side of a …
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Quebec’s LE VENT DU NORD at Strand this Saturday night!

By boxoffice on May 24, 2016, at 1:17 p.m.
Considered a driving force in progressive folk, Le Vent du Nord have won critical acclaim and audience adoration across Europe and North America. The band captures the energy of a Saturday night kitchen party infused with a cosmopolitan style! Some of their tunes are taken from the Québec traditional folk …
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LE VENT DU NORD: Award-winning Quebecois at the Strand on May 28!

By boxoffice on May 17, 2016, at 8:45 a.m.
Considered a driving force in progressive folk, Le Vent du Nord have won critical acclaim and audience adoration across Europe and North America. The band captures the energy of a Saturday night kitchen party infused with a cosmopolitan style! Some of their tunes are taken from the Québec traditional folk …
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JUST ANNOUNCED: The Robert Cray Band at Strand Theatre on Sept. 15

By boxoffice on May 13, 2016, at 10:50 a.m.
Grammy-winning singer, guitarist and songwriter Robert Cray has created a sound that rises from American roots and arrives today both fresh and familiar. In just over 40 years Cray and his band have recorded 20 studio releases, 15 of which have been on the Billboard charts, and played bars, concert …
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Quebecois stars LE VENT DU NORD at Strand on May 28

By boxoffice on May 11, 2016, at 11:50 a.m.
Saturday, May 28, 2016 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, Rockland, Maine For more information: 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/le-vent-du-nord-0 The award-winning Quebequois quartet brings their Tetu tour to the Strand. Considered a driving force in progressive folk, they have won critical acclaim and audience adoration across Europe …
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American Idol’s CASEY ABRAMS comes to Rockland on May 7!

By boxoffice on May 04, 2016, at 12:59 p.m.
24-year-old singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and American Idol finalist Casey Abrams will bring his original jazz/rock/blues tunes to the Strand Theatre stage on May 7 at 7:30pm. Casey just released his second album, “Tales From the Gingerbread House.” His story is that of a born natural, but it’s also the story …
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American Idol’s CASEY ABRAMS comes to Rockland on May 7

By boxoffice on April 27, 2016, at 12:16 p.m.
24-year-old singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and American Idol finalist Casey Abrams will bring his original jazz/rock/blues tunes to the Strand Theatre stage on May 7 at 7:30pm. Casey proves he is here to stay with his self- titled debut album on Concord Records. He co-wrote, sang, and played bass, acoustic guitar, …
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American Idol’s CASEY ABRAMS at Strand on May 7

By boxoffice on April 25, 2016, at 2:59 p.m.
24-year-old singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and American Idol finalist Casey Abrams will be on the Strand Theatre stage on May 7. Casey proves he is here to stay with his self- titled debut album on Concord Records. He co-wrote, sang, and played bass, acoustic guitar, drums, Wurlitzer and even recorder. Casey’s …
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Earl David Reed

AUDITIONS NOW OPEN for Comedy Showcase at Strand!

By boxoffice on April 21, 2016, at 1:16 p.m.
Here’s your chance to show us what you’ve got!! This friendly competition offers amateur comedians a chance to do 5-10 minutes of original stand-up comedy on the Strand Theatre stage; a winner will be chosen by audience vote, so bring your friends! Interested in auditioning? Email a brief video clip, …
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The Messenger

EARTH DAY Films at Strand on April 23

By boxoffice on April 20, 2016, at 11:46 a.m.
Three environmentally-inspired films will be screened at the Strand Theatre on Saturday, April 23 in celebration of Earth Day! The Earth Day Film Fest 2016 begins at 3pm with THE MESSENGER. This new award-winning documentary by director Su Rynad (Dream Machine, Kardia) includes stunning slow motion footage of birds in …
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Celtic Pop + Step Dancing at the Strand with SEARSON

By boxoffice on April 19, 2016, at 1:38 p.m.
Canadian “Celtic Roots” band Searson will bring high-energy Irish tunes and step dancing to the Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, on Friday, April 22 at 7:30pm. Searson is touring in support of their eighth studio album, “Stars Above the Farm,” which was released in June 2015. Sisters Colleen and Erin …
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Still from The Messenger

EARTH DAY FILM FEST on April 23

By boxoffice on April 05, 2016, at 11:54 a.m.
Saturday, April 23, 2016 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, Rockland, Maine For more information: 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/ Three environmentally-inspired films will be screened at the Strand Theatre on Saturday, April 23 in celebration of Earth Day! The Earth Day Film Fest 2016 begins at 3pm …
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Cowboy Junkies

Cowboy Junkies on Strand stage

By boxoffice on April 01, 2016, at 2:12 p.m.
Saturday, July 9, 2016 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, Rockland, Maine For more information: 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/cowboy-junkies Canadian alternative country/blues/folk/jazz rock band formed in Toronto in 1985 by Margo Timmins (vocalist), Michael Timmins (songwriter, guitarist), Peter Timmins (drummer) and Alan Anton (bassist).The release of their …
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Earl David Reed

Comedian Earl David Reed + Comedy Showcase

By boxoffice on April 01, 2016, at 1:58 p.m.
Friday, June 10, 2016 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, Rockland, Maine For more information: 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/comedian-earl-david-reed-strand-comedy-showcase Earl David Reed is known for his dynamic presence, hard-driving wit, and hilarious improvisational style — skillfully interacting with audiences of all kinds. A stand up comedian for …
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Frank Warren

Tickets on Sale Now for Frank Warren’s PostSecret Live

By boxoffice on April 01, 2016, at 1:46 p.m.
Tickets are on sale now for Frank Warren’s PostSecret Live, an interactive multi-media event at The Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, on Thursday, June 30 at 7:30pm. In 2005, PostSecret creator Frank Warren started a community art project in which people mail their secrets anonymously on a homemade postcard. The …
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Bill Mook from Mook Sea Farms presents at a past Pecha Kucha Night Midcoast

Pecha Kucha Night Midcoast on April 8 features Innovators and Artists

By boxoffice on March 25, 2016, at 3:44 p.m.
Friday, April 8, 2016 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: Owls Head Transportation Museum, 117 Museum Street, Owls Head, Maine PechaKucha, an international phenomenon bringing creative minds together for unique and fascinating visual storytelling, continues locally Friday, April 8, at the Owls Head Transportation Museum, 117 Museum St, Owls Head. …
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Cowboy Junkies

Tickets on Sale Now for Cowboy Junkies at Strand Theatre on July 9

By boxoffice on March 22, 2016, at 4:48 p.m.
Alternative country/blues/folk rock band Cowboy Junkies will perform at the Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, on Saturday, July 9 at 7:30pm. The Canadian group was formed in Toronto in 1985 by Margo Timmins (vocalist), Michael Timmins (songwriter, guitarist), Peter Timmins (drummer) and Alan Anton (bassist). The band was nominated for …
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The Klezmatics

Tickets on sale now for June 11 Klezmatics performance

By boxoffice on March 22, 2016, at 11:13 a.m.
Saturday, June 11, 2016 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, Rockland, Maine For more information: 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/klezmatics The Grammy winning klezmer group The Klezmatics will take the stage at the Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, on Saturday, June 11 at 7:30pm. The Klezmatics originated in …
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Searson brings Irish Roots Music and Step Dancing to Strand

By boxoffice on March 18, 2016, at 1:42 p.m.
Friday, April 22, 2016 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, Rockland, Maine For more information: 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/searson Canadian “Celtic Roots” band Searson will bring high-energy Irish tunes and step dancing to the Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, on Friday, April 22 at 7:30pm. Searson is …
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Earl David Reed

Auditions open for amateur comedian contest at Rockland’s Strand Theatre

By boxoffice on March 17, 2016, at 2:39 p.m.
ROCKLAND — The Strand Theatre, 345 Main St., announced recently that open auditions for the chance to win the coveted title of Mid-coast Maine’s Queen/King of Comedy in the first-ever St(r)and-Up Comedy Showcase at 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 10. Headlining the evening will be comedian Earl David Reed, back to …