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David Mallett CD Release Concert at Rockland’s Strand Theatre on February 6

By boxoffice on Jan. 18, 2016, at 2:47 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 6, 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 David Mallett will present his just-finished CD! “Celebration,” recorded in Portland and Nashville, includes ten new original songs and features guest artists Noel Paul Stookey and the Mallett …
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Comedian PAULA POUNDSTONE

By boxoffice on May 19, 2015, at 3:53 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main St., Rockland, ME For more information: 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/comedian-paula-poundstone The hilarious Paula Poundstone is known for her distinctive brand of spontaneous observational comedy. Also an actress and commentator, Poundstone has appeared on numerous HBO comedy specials, The …
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The Warren Hood Band and The Revelers

By boxoffice on May 19, 2015, at 3:49 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main St., Rockland, ME For more information: 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/warren-hood-band-and-revelers An evening of Swamp-Pop, Cajun, Country, Blues and Zydeco! WARREN HOOD, the son of Austin, TX music legend Champ Hood, is an award-winning multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and singer. A …
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Comedian BOB MARLEY

By boxoffice on May 19, 2015, at 3:46 p.m.
Saturday, July 18, 2015 9 p.m. to 11 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main St., Rockland, ME For more information: 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/comedian-bob-marley-0 Back by popular demand for two shows! In addition to television appearances on Comedy Central, the Maine native is now one of the few comics to do the …
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The Gothard Sisters

By boxoffice on May 19, 2015, at 3:41 p.m.
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main St., Rockland, ME For more information: 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/gothard-sisters The Gothard Sisters are a dynamic all-female Irish music and dance group from the Pacific Northwest, USA. The three girls (who are truly sisters!) perform and record new …
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Session Americana with Ellie Buckland

By boxoffice on April 07, 2015, at 3:17 p.m.
Friday, June 26, 2015 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main St., Rockland, ME For more information: 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/session-americana-ellie-buckland Boston’s award-winning SESSION AMERICANA, known for their fresh take on old-fashioned, timeless music, is a constantly evolving line up of folk/rock/roots veteran singer-songwriters. Their inventively entertaining live shows, …
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The Sweetback Sisters

By boxoffice on April 07, 2015, at 3:15 p.m.
Saturday, May 30, 2015 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main St., Rockland, ME For more information: 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/sweetback-sisters-0 Rollicking, infectious country swing! THE SWEETBACK SISTERS’ charismatic charm harkens back to the golden era of the silver screen cowgirl, wrapped around a core of deeply felt love …
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Jonathan Edwards and Cheryl Wheeler

By boxoffice on April 07, 2015, at 3:02 p.m.
Friday, May 8, 2015 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main St., Rockland, ME For more information: 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/jonathan-edwards-and-cheryl-wheeler Four decades into a stellar career, folk singer/songwriter JONATHAN EDWARDS delivers songs of passion, insight, and humor with his pure and powerful tenor. His repertoire includes such classics …
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The Alan Doyle Band

By boxoffice on April 07, 2015, at 2:59 p.m.
Saturday, May 2, 2015 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main St., Rockland, ME For more information: 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/alan-doyle-band ALAN DOYLE, actor, producer, newly-­minted best­selling author, and best ­known as lead singer for Newfoundland’s beloved folk-rock band GREAT BIG SEA for 20+ years, is embarking on a …
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Nordic Fiddlers Bloc

By boxoffice on April 07, 2015, at 2:55 p.m.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main St., Rockland, ME For more information: 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/nordic-fiddlers-bloc Three young, accomplished fiddlers players bring their talent and traditions to this dazzling collaboration: Olav Luksengård Mjelva (octave fiddle and the resonant stringed Hardanger fiddle) from Norway, Anders …
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Earl David Reed

By boxoffice on April 07, 2015, at 2:48 p.m.
Saturday, April 18, 2015 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main St., Rockland, ME For more information: 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/earl-david-reed EARL DAVID REED is a trendsetter in the comedy and radio world. Within his 15 years of stand up comedy, EARL has performed at over 100 comedy clubs …

LAKE STREET DIVE in Concert!

By boxoffice on July 05, 2013, at 2:05 p.m.
Thursday, July 18, 2013 8 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, Rockland, ME For more information: Box Office; 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/lake-street-dive Pulling in familiar elements and irreverently scrambling and recombining them, Lake Street Dive are at once jazz-schooled, DIY-motivated, and classically pop obsessed. Beginning with catchy songs …

STEEP CANYON RANGERS – Live in Concert!

By boxoffice on March 13, 2013, at 4:53 p.m.
Saturday, May 4, 2013 6:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, Rockland, ME For more information: Box Office; 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/steep-canyon-rangers 2013 Grammy Winners for Best Bluegrass Album! With smooth vocals, smart songwriting, ferocious instrumentals and jaw-dropping harmony, the Rangers are bringing Bluegrass to music lovers across …

KRIS ALLEN – American Idol Winner – Live in Concert!

By boxoffice on March 13, 2013, at 4:48 p.m.
Friday, April 26, 2013 7:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, Rockland, ME For more information: Box Office; 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/kris-allen-live-concert Since skyrocketing to stardom as the winner of the 2009 season of American Idol, Kris Allen has enjoyed five singles on the Billboard charts. His self-titled …

DAVID MALLETT & The Mallett Brothers Band in Concert!

By boxoffice on March 13, 2013, at 4:41 p.m.
Saturday, April 20, 2013 7:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, Rockland, ME For more information: Box Office; 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/david-mallett-and-mallett-brothers-band Two Maine music fan favorites share the Strand marquee! Singer-songwriter, David Mallett, is one of America’s true original troubadours. In a career spanning four decades, he …

Carolina Chocolate Drops in Concert!

By boxoffice on March 13, 2013, at 4:35 p.m.
Thursday, April 11, 2013 7:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, Rockland, ME For more information: Box Office; 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/carolina-chocolate-drops-live-concert Grammy Award winners with modern take on a traditional sound. With their 2010 album, “Genuine Negro Jig” —which garnered a Best Traditional Folk Album Grammy—the Carolina …

ALEJANDRO ESCOVEDO and The Sensitive Boys in concert!

By boxoffice on March 13, 2013, at 4:28 p.m.
Thursday, April 4, 2013 7:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, Rockland, ME For more information: Box Office; 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/alejandro-escovedo Americana/Roots-Rock musician Alejandro Escovedo returns to the Strand with his band, The Sensitive Boys! The legendary Texas based singer-songwriter is one with his muse and his …

Dervish — The best of traditional Irish music

By boxoffice on Feb. 05, 2013, at 4:25 p.m.
Friday, March 8, 2013 7:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, Rockland, ME For more information: B; 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/dervish-live-concert Wowing audiences all over the world with their seasoned brand of Celtic music, Dervish has risen to the top of their genre over the past ten years. …

Angelique Kidjo live in concert

By boxoffice on Feb. 05, 2013, at 4:20 p.m.
Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013 7:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, Rockland, ME For more information: Box Office; 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/angelique-kidjo-live-concert We are so honored and excited to have Grammy-Winning superstar Angelique Kidjo come to the Strand this winter for a rare intimate performance! There is simply …

Theater to screen ‘Big Easy Express’

By boxoffice on Dec. 04, 2012, at 12:32 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012 8 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, Rockland, ME For more information: Box Office; 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/big-easy-express ROCKLAND, Maine — Three bands, six cities, one train, and thousands of miles of track — “Big Easy Express” documents a cinematic musical journey at 8 …