February 2, 2018 RSS feed / Ticket

Longfellow Days Returns

BRUNSWICK Longfellow Days returns to the Brunswick area Sunday, kicking off a month-long celebration of poetry in honor of 19th century poet and Bowdoin College alum, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. More...

Longfellow Days 2018 Schedulee

THE COURSEN READINGS, PT. 1 Sunday, Feb. 4, 1 p.m. Fireplace Room, Curtis Memorial Library More...

Patten Free Library hosting women director film series

BATH   Starting this week and continuing into April, Patten Free Library is paying tribute to films directed by women.  The film series will take place at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, in the Community Room of the library. More...

HOROSCOPES

ARIES – MAR 21/APR 20 Aries, you give everyone the benefit of the doubt, and that’s commendable. Such a positive outlook will serve you and your relationships well. More...

Magician Norman Ng performing

GARDINER   Magician Norman Ng will mix magic, comedy and audience participation in a pair of shows at the Johnson Hall Performing Arts Center Saturday.  More...

Heather Pierson Acoustic Trio performing at Chocolate Church

BATH   Hailing from New Hampshire’s Mount Washington Valley, Heather Pierson and her trio are three musicians from three very different backgrounds. More...

Maine State Music Theatre seeks candidates for Educational Fellowship Program

BRUNSWICK   Maine State Music Theatre is seeking applicants for its highly regarded Educational Fellowship Program.  More...

‘Maine — The Way Life IS’ exhibit opening

BRUNSWICK   The work of Jan Roberson will be on display at Thornton Oaks, with the opening reception scheduled for Wednesday.  The opening of “Maine — The Way Life IS” will be at 4 p.m. Feb. 7. More...

Jordan Peele talks Oscars, ‘Get Out’ and Whoopi Goldberg

LOS ANGELES   Jordan Peele has been dreaming of his Oscar moment since he was 13, but now that it’s happened, he can hardly believe it.  More...

TOPPING THE CHARTS

Grammy winning artists reflect on what makes a song a hit

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE   More...

They are musical icons, but they’ve never won a Grammy Award

NEW YORK CITY   Remember when the cast of the TV series “Glee” earned a Grammy nomination for their version of Journey’s “Don’t Stop Believin’” at the 2011 Grammys, pitting them against Sade, Maroon 5 an More...

‘Fly Me to the Moon’ on stage at The Public Theatre

LEWISTON   Question: What do you get when you cross the antics of “I Love Lucy” and the relationship between the title characters in “Thelma and Louise”?  Answer: The Public Theatre’s latest offering — &l More...

HOROSCOPES

ARIES – MAR 21/APR 20 Aries, positive thinking can help you overcome obstacles, and so can taking some action. You’re not one for sitting idly by watching things go on around you. More...

Harlow Art Center offering winter showcase of members’work

HALLOWELL The Harlow Art Center is highlighting the work of its members through the beginning of March. The Winter Members’ Showcase is on view at the gallery’s new space, at 100 Water St., through March 3. More...

Brunswick producer’s ‘Killing for Love’ opening at Frontier

BRUNSWICK   Brunswick resident Louise Rosen is one of the producers for a new film— “Killing for Love” — making its Maine screen debut at Frontier Café & Cinema tonight.  The film will be shown at Frontier throug More...

Oratorio Chorale presenting trio of concerts

PORTLAND/BRUNSWICK   Oratorio Chorale presents Fauré’s famous “Requiem” alongside American composer Robert Kyr’s “The Cloud of Unknowing” in three performances February 3-4.  More...

Portland Players presenting ‘Our Town’

SOUTH PORTLAND   A classic production is being staged by Portland Players.  The theater company is presenting Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, “Our Town,” through Feb. 11.  More...

Patten Free Library accepting submissions for annual teen art show

BATH   Calling all teen artists — Patten Free Library is looking for your work.  More...

PHS @ 130  Free Access 

Society director reflects on importance of local history

BRUNSWICK For 130 years, Pejepscot Historical Society has worked to preserve the history of Brunswick, Topsham and Harpswell. More...

PHS offers winter, spring programs

BRUNSWICK   Pejepscot Historical Society is hosting a number of programs this winter an spring. The society offers History Happy Hours, a noontime lecture/slideshow series, and a book group.  More...