“Rhythms of the Heart,” a documentary on the life and works of David Moses Bridges will be shown on August 11 at 7 pm at the Eastport Arts Center. Bridges, who was raised at Pleasant Point, dedicated decades of his life to the preservation of Abenaki arts and… Read More
    The Concert Series at the Eastport Arts Center is thrilled to welcome back world-class concert pianist Mira Armij Gill on Friday, August 25 at 7 pm. Gill’s program will include works of Rameau, Beethoven, Granados, Moszkowski and Chopin. A reception will follow the concert with refreshments courtesy of… Read More
    The Eastport Arts Center’s Summer Workshop Series will conclude with a Book-Making session with Jo Anne Smith on Tuesday, August 22 from 1-3 pm. Participants aged 7 and up are invited to come create a traditional or star book through mixed media and various techniques such as colorful… Read More
    The Eastport Arts Center’s Summer Workshop Series, which runs through August 22, will continue from 1-3 pm on Tuesday, August 15 with Fruit and Vegetable Harvest Collage with Fern Hilyard. Using old magazines and other scrap paper, participants will have a chance to be inspired by colors and… Read More
    Washington Street Arts Center Gallery is hosting a community show with works by more than 25 Passamaquoddy Bay area artists through August 30. Photography, painting, printmaking, mixed-media works, fiber arts, sculpture and costume works are on view. A reception for the show will be held from 5-7 pm,… Read More
    The Eastport Arts Center’s Summer Workshop Series, which runs through August 22, will feature a double-header of offerings on Tuesday, August 8. Patricia and Noel Brennan, professional musicians from Brooklyn, NY, will take turns leading musical workshops, with Music from Mexico for Children first from 1-2 pm. Noel’s… Read More
    The Eastport Arts Center’s Summer Workshop Series, which runs through August 22, will continue from 1-3 pm on Tuesday, August 15 with Fruit and Vegetable Harvest Collage with Fern Hilyard. Using old magazines and other scrap paper, participants will have a chance to be inspired by colors and… Read More
    Washington Street Arts Center Gallery will host an “Open Community Show” August 5-30. Those interested in participating are asked to drop off ready-to-hang works in any medium between 11 am and 4 pm on Thursday, August 3. A reception for the show will be held from 5-7 pm,… Read More
    The Eastport Arts Center’s Summer Workshop Series, which runs through August 22, will feature a double-header of offerings on Tuesday, August 8. Patricia and Noel Brennan, professional musicians from Brooklyn, NY, will take turns leading musical workshops, with Music from Mexico for Children first from 1-2 pm. Patricia’s… Read More
    Eastport Arts Center will present Nathanael Koenig, guitarist, in concert on Tuesday, August 8 at 7 pm. Fluent in jazz, rock, blues, flamenco and classical modes, Koenig is also known for seamlessly blending genres together. His recent album, “Along the Way,” which explores genres from around the globe,… Read More
    “Measuring Time—a work evolving,” an evening of modern dance spotlighting the work of choreographer Susan Douglas Roberts and composer Gregory Biss, will be featured on Monday, August 7 at 7 pm, at Eastport Arts Center. The dancers who will appear created their performances in collaboration with Roberts, who… Read More
    Presented by Stage East Taught by Naphtali Fields This workshop will focus on the practical ‘how-tos’ of directing from getting a cast together until closing night. Naphtali will be sharing resources from her own experiences directing in Eastport and elsewhere. Naphtali Leyland Fields’ has… Read More
    Stage East will host an information meeting about their upcoming production at 4 pm on Saturday, July 29, at Eastport Arts Center. “The Book of Liz,” a wacky offbeat one-act comedy, will be presented October 6-8 and 13-15, 2017. No commitment is necessary. Come see what’s happening. All… Read More
    The Eastport Arts Center’s Summer Workshop Series, which runs through August 22, continues from 1-3 pm on Tuesday, July 25, when Michael Morse will do a Folk Art workshop for ages 12 and up (younger children may participate with an adult). Using driftwood and other found beach objects,… Read More
    Don’t miss the Concert Grand and the Ukulele Band! A Sunday afternoon sing-along at 3 pm, July 23, will be led by pianist Jackie Knox and the Machias Ukuleles (University of Maine at Machias Ukulele Club). Knox was taught to play piano when she was 9 years old… Read More
    An unusual live auction will be held at 3 pm, Saturday, July 22, at Eastport Arts Center, to support the center’s ongoing work and programming. Called the “Auction of Afternoons,” the event gives bidders the opportunity to win experiences rather than possessions, each one featuring the special skills… Read More
    The Don Roy Ensemble—multi-award-winning fiddler Don Roy, his wife Cindy Roy, a pianist/guitarist and step-dancer, and Jay Young, bassist—will take to the EAC stage on Friday, July 21 at 7 pm. A reception by The Urb Company will follow the performance. The Roys have been members… Read More
    The Eastport Arts Center’s Summer Workshop Series, which runs through August 22, will cover a broad range of activities for participants of all ages. Upcycling with Sally DeCicco is next up, from 1-3 pm on Tuesday, July 18. Participants will discuss ways to re-purpose old jeans and shirts,… Read More