Four decades into a career of uncompromising musical integrity, Jonathan Edwards delivers songs of passions, insight, and humor. FolkWorks writes that “He’s 70 years old, and we need him now more than ever. Even with a borrowed guitar, and 3,000 miles away from home, he makes you feel… Read More
    Peter Yarrow, the American singer, songwriter and activist who found fame with the 1960’s folk trio “Peter, Paul and Mary” will perform at the Camden Opera House on September 2nd. The music legacy created with co-collaborators Mary Travers and Paul Stookey resonates with a history that spoke to… Read More
    Las Caferatas is a Chicano band from East LA. Fusing spoken word, rhythms and music with roots in folk, traditional, Son Jarocho, and Afro-Mexican genres, this group delivers a unique LA sound with inspiring lyrics in English, Spanish and Spanglish. Las Caferatas uses music as a vehicle to… Read More
    August 12th, 7:30 pm at the Camden Opera House: Maine pianist and singer-songwriter Kate Schrock teams up with legendary saxophonist Glen DaCosta for an evening of original music inspired by the melding of cultures and styles, dynamic improvisation and a penchant for impromptu humorous stories. Read More
    The Camden Opera House in partnership with Maine Public presents the PBS documentary “The Seal Who Came Home.” Andre was a harbor seal found as a pup by Harry Goodridge in 1961. The 50-minute film, is the final episode in a series titled “My Wild Affair.” The film… Read More
    Barbara Streisand’s 60’s Songbook” is an original musical revue featuring her early hits including songs from her nightclub appearances, television specials, Broadway appearances, recordings and movies. Lesley McKinnell, best known as Glinda the Witch from the National Tours of the hit musicals “Wicked” ” will light up our… Read More
    Two veteran performers and “two of the funniest entertainers on today’s music scene” (Boston Globe) will bring their unique brand of smart, friendly, hilarious musical folk comedy to the Opera House stage Saturday March 19th at 7:30 PM. “So many people have been asking for more comedy, more… Read More
    A beloved, traditional Scottish band in a special Veterans Day concert. Battlefield Band are one of the great institutions of Scottish traditional music. Inspired by their rich heritage and fired by the strength and vibrancy of today’s Scottish cultural scene, which they have done much to create… Read More
    What better venue to watch the original HALLOWEEN starring Jamie Lee Curtis at this time of year than in our famously haunted, gorgeous Victorian venue?! Tickets are $8.50 and available at www.camdenoperahouse.com, (207)470-7066 or at the Camden Town Office M-F 9am-3pm… Read More
    Battlefield Band is one of the great institutions of Scottish traditional music. Its seamless fusion of ancient and contemporary music and song has evolved over the decades, confirming its members as vital composers and interpreters at the forefront of a living tradition. Their latest release ‘Room Enough For All’ (awarded Album… Read More
    Nathan and Rebecca Bliss, the voices and the brains behind Barnaby Bright, are truly the modern day traveling troubadours, averaging roughly 200 shows and 40,000 miles traveled a year. You can find them on streets as far away as London or Amsterdam, and as remote as St. Paris,… Read More
    To celebrate the 120th Anniversary Year of the Camden Opera House we will be inviting back a few of the ‘Best of the Best’ artists who have graced our stage, and legendary singer/songwriter Iris Dement surely fits that description. DeMent, the last of 14 children, born… Read More
    Juston grew up living on the border of Maine and New Hampshire. After earning an associates degree from the very prestigious Southern Maine Community College, he was hired as a deputy Sheriff patrolling the same border on which he grew up. In 1997, Juston turned in his gun… Read More
    A “Best of the Best of the Past” event to celebrate 120th Anniversary. Fred Garbo got paid for doing a card trick in 1974, and has been a professional performer ever since. On Sesame Street, he was the acrobat inside Barkley the Dog. On Broadway,… Read More
    Friday, March 14th at 7:30 PM Chicago’s legendary sketch comedy theatre, The Second City Comedy Troupe will appear at the Camden Opera House with Happily Ever Laughter featuring some of the best sketches, songs, and improvisations from The Second City’s fifty two year history. The Second City is… Read More
    Founder and star of the Boston Comedy Festival and Cheers Comedy Club Jim McCue makes his first appearance in Maine. Blends thought-provoking materials and uncanny improv skills with a style that encourages audience participation. “McCue’s performance was Monty Python-esque” The Boston Herald “Jim McCue good… Read More
    Folk rock duo Barnaby Bright is back at the Camden Opera House by popular request with special guests Chris Ross and Caitlin Canty, arriving directly from a gig at Boston. Tickets: $15 available beginning April 22nd at Camden Town Office 9 – 3; here online or… Read More
    On Sunday, March 24, at 3 p.m. Chicago’s legendary comedy improv and theater company, The Second City, will appear at the Camden Opera House, performing some of the best sketches, songs and improvisations from Second City’s 52-year history. The Second City: Laughing Matters show delivers cutting-edge satiric revues… Read More