Monthly Archives: January 2018

Don’t forget! Cinderella Sing-A-Long on the steps of city hall.

What’s more fun than belting out  “Bibbidi-Bobbedi-Boo”, “Impossible” and other songs from Cinderella? How about getting all dressed up and joining like-minded folks for a sing-a-long right on the steps of city hall?  You’ll have your chance on both Friday, February, 2,  from  5 to 5:30 PM and again on Saturday, February 3 from  4 to 4:30 PM…. Read more »

PSO’s season Announcement

You can be among the first to find out which guest artists and music will be featured next season with the Portland Symphony Orchestra! The Preview will take place Friday, February 9,  2018 at 5:30 PM at Merrill Auditorium (rescheduled due to weather). You can register for the free event here. Can’t make the event? Keep your… Read more »

We have a Winner for our PSO Ticket Giveaway!

  Congratulations to Megan Smith of South Portland for winning 2 tickets to Saturday Evening’s performance of Oscars’ Biggest Hits. Tickets are still available for this concert by clicking here. Be sure to watch our website and facebook page for more exciting ticket giveaways and contests!

Joe Biden at Merrill Auditorium in Portland Maine

We are very excited that Joe Biden is coming to Portland Maine here at Merrill Auditorium. You can get your tickets here.  Each ticket includes a copy of Vice President Joe Biden’s new memoir, Promise Me, Dad: A Year of Hope, Hardship, and Purpose (Flatiron Books).    

Special Guest Pihcintu will open for Roomful of Teeth

They have performed nationally, but the multicultural children’s choir is based right here in Portland. The name Pihcintu comes from the Passamaquoddy phrase meaning “Her voice carries when she sings”.  You can catch them at Hannaford Hall when they open for Roomful of Teeth on January 18th. See more about them in the video below. 

Win Tickets to PSO’s Oscars’ Biggest Hits

Who wants to win a pair of tickets to The Portland Symphony Orchestra’s Oscars’ Biggest Hits Concert for this Saturday 1/13? All you have to do is answer this simple question to enter. The PSO will be playing the main theme from Gone With The Wind. For a chance to win 2 tickets, click here and tell… Read more »

Dirty Dancing Cancelled

  The National Broadway Tour of Dirty Dancing, originally scheduled for Thursday, January 4th has been CANCELLED, due to unsafe weather.  Portland Ovations is working with the tour on a possible rescheduled date. If you have tickets, please hold on to them for now. Portland Ovations is working tirelessly with the tour and Merrill Auditorium to reschedule… Read more »

Cornils Farewell

Check out this video from the final performance of Christmas with Cornils.  FOKO will be releasing more info about the new municipal organist James Kennerly soon – we’ll keep you updated.  In the meantime enjoy his performance at the Washington National Cathedral.