By Emily Burnham on Sept. 21, 2016, at 6:19 a.m.
“I want to get the community interested in dance. I think people see things like more modern dance pieces and don’t know what to think. I want to make sure that we can help them understand what they’re seeing,” Stevie Dunham McGary said. “Smaller shows in smaller venues. More intimate things. We want to educate as well as entertain.”
By lswackhamer on Sept. 16, 2016, at 3:47 p.m.
Portland, Maine — Maine College of Art’s Bachelor of Fine Art Program is pleased to announce the 2016 Visiting Artist & Guest Lecturers Series, invites professional artists, educators, curators, thought leaders, and creative entrepreneurs to present on topics of interest and importance to the MECA community. All lectures in this series are …
on Sept. 14, 2016, at 2:56 p.m.
BANGOR, Maine — It’s hard to imagine why a playwright would set her skills on a subject as bleak as ovarian cancer – or why a local church would want to tell the story. The play, titled Wit, was written by Margaret Edson, a graduate from Smith College with a degree …
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 14, 2016, at 2:53 p.m.
A tale of women’s friendships, their ability to love and support one another and how they help each other take risks by taking it all off.
By Sarah Cottrell on Sept. 13, 2016, at 10:32 a.m.
We are giving away TWO sets of four tickets to two lucky families for a night of theatrical fun! If you are looking to purchase tickets then check out this site here.
By Linda Gundel on Sept. 09, 2016, at 8:35 a.m.
Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Two Old Cops and An Angel, Oceanside High School , Rockland , Maine For more information: 207-594-0310 (library) Love to laugh? Need to laugh? We have the remedy for you coming up on Friday, September 23rd at 7:00 p.m. at …
on Sept. 08, 2016, at 6:43 a.m.
The Cross Insurance Center in Bangor has announced its 2016-2017 First National Bank Presents Broadway’s Best in Bangor series, which will feature five shows beginning in December.
By Emily Burnham on Sept. 07, 2016, at 4:05 p.m.
This fall marks a landmark anniversary for both the University of Maine and the region at large: the 30th anniversary of the grand opening of the Collins Center for the Arts.
By Emily Burnham on Sept. 07, 2016, at 12:11 p.m.
As actresses, the women cast in Penobscot Theatre Company’s season-opening show, “Calendar Girls,” are not afraid of putting themselves out there.
on Sept. 06, 2016, at 9:56 a.m.
Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Bangor Opera House, 131 Main St., Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-3333; penobscottheatre.org BANGOR, Maine — Penobscot Theatre Company will present “The Grand Tour — A Celebration of the Music of George Jones” …
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 31, 2016, at 2:40 p.m.
Directors Sarah Gazdowicz and Meg Taintor, the organization’s producing artistic director, create a strong ensemble that allows every actor a moment in the spotlight.
By CJKent on Aug. 30, 2016, at 11:44 a.m.
Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Location: Union Street Brick Church, 126 Union Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-945-9798; facebook.com/unionstreetbrickchurch Vivien is an academic super star in the world of …
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 24, 2016, at 1:35 p.m.
“The Irish,” a musical history lesson on the Emerald Isle and its people’s experience as immigrants in America, is perfect for Portland’s intimate space.
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 17, 2016, at 2:56 p.m.
The way theater lovers tell it’s August on Mount Desert Island is there’s a murder mystery playing at Acadia Repertory Theatre in Somesville.
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 12, 2016, at 4:30 p.m.
“I think it has value for everyone because that is how we transmitted our values and our culture — through stories,” Carol Dana said. “And it has a good message for people about conservation.”
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 03, 2016, at 5:53 p.m.
Director Peter Richards subtlely parallels the politics of ancient Rome with those rumbling across America today.
on July 27, 2016, at 2:51 p.m.
Friday, Aug. 5, 2016 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: Camden Opera House, 29 Elm St., Camden, Maine For more information: 207-536-5850 CAMDEN, Maine — “Beethoven’s Wig”, an innovative show blending live performance with animations of famous musicians and classical instruments, will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 5, …
By Sarah Walker Caron on July 27, 2016, at 1:46 p.m.
Heading to the show in the Queen City of the East next week? Thomas says fans will love the energy.
By Judy Harrison on July 27, 2016, at 11:46 a.m.
The play is full of mistaken identities and miscommunications, slapstick and drollery in a satisfying but uneven production.
on July 26, 2016, at 12:43 p.m.
Friday, July 29, 2016 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: The Public Theatre, 31 Maple St., Lewiston, Maine For more information: 207-782-3200 LEWISTON, Maine — “Twisted Tales”, the 2016 Professional Theatre Training Program for Young Actors, will be held 6 p.m. Friday, July 29, at The Public Theatre, 31 Maple …