Entertainment

  • Lawson to Host Film Showing

    BLUE HILL — Brooksville resident Judith Lawson will host a showing of the film “American Challenge — Alone Against the Atlantic” on Thursday, April 2, at 7 p.m. at the Blue Hill Public Library. The film documents the 1980 OSTAR (Observer Singlehanded Transatlantic Race) from Plymouth, England, to Newport, R.I. Featured in the film, Lawson

  • Milk

    “Milk” is a brilliant experience. A pleasure. From Sean Penn’s full-immersion acting to the recreation of the San Francisco scene in the 1970s, the movie is authentic and ardent without being worshipful.

  • Milk

    “Milk” is a brilliant experience. A pleasure. From Sean Penn’s full-immersion acting to the recreation of the San Francisco scene in the 1970s, the movie is authentic and ardent without being worshipful. Milk was the openly gay Castro District activist who was elected to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors in 1977. A year later,

  • Free Outdoor Concert Series Scheduled in Winter Harbor

    WINTER HARBOR — Schoodic Arts for All is initiating a free outdoor concert series this summer on the lawn of the Channing Chapel Library. The performers will be area musicians playing music such as steel band and classic rock ‘n’ roll, among other genres, according to Breanna Pinkham, who is in charge of publicity for

  • Conductor Delivers Superb Concert

    The Bangor Symphony Orchestra presented the third concert of its 113th season on Sunday at the Collins Center for the Arts in Orono. It was an orchestral family affair. Trond Saeverud, concertmaster, mounted the podium as guest conductor while Noreen Silver, principal cellist, was honored as soloist.

  • Conductor Delivers Superb Concert

    The Bangor Symphony Orchestra presented the third concert of its 113th season on Sunday at the Collins Center for the Arts in Orono. It was an orchestral family affair. Trond Saeverud, concertmaster, mounted the podium as guest conductor while Noreen Silver, principal cellist, was honored as soloist. The first piece, Sinfonia Dolorosa, Op. 19 was

  • Cat in the ACT

    “Seussical: The Musical,” based on the works of Theodor Seuss Geisel (aka Dr. Seuss), will be performed at The Grand at 7 p.m. March 27-28 and at 2 p.m. on March 28. Presented by Acadia Community Theater (ACT), the 42-member cast is directed by Bob Bahr of Bar Harbor. It weaves elements and characters from 15 Dr. Seuss books. “Many of these characters have never met one another before, but they meet in our musical,” said spokesman Wendy Littlefield. Characters include the Cat in the Hat, the Grinch, Horton the Elephant and, of course, the entire population of Whoville.

  • Cat in the ACT

    “Seussical: The Musical,” based on the works of Theodor Seuss Geisel (aka Dr. Seuss), will be performed at The Grand at 7 p.m. March 27-28 and at 2 p.m. on March 28. Presented by Acadia Community Theater (ACT), the 42-member cast is directed by Bob Bahr of Bar Harbor. It weaves elements and characters from