Monthly Archives: November 2019

Maine State Ballet’s The Nutcracker has inspired our holiday playlist!

  Maine State’s Ballet The Nutcracker is back at Merrill on Nov. 29-Dec. 1 and Dec. 6-8.  Maine State Ballet’s annual holiday production of The Nutcracker is a perennial favorite of Portland’s holiday season – a family holiday tradition. Under the direction of Artistic Director and former New York City Ballet member Linda MacArthur Miele,… Read more »

Tree Lighting at Monument Square

Details from the tree lighting from our friends at the City of Portland and Portland Downtown!  Check out their website for the latest updates Friday, November 29, 2019 • 4:30pm-6:30pm Hood Eggnog, MEMIC, and Portland Downtown invite you to an evening of entertainment and merriment in Monument Square. Bundle up, enjoy the sights and sounds of… Read more »

Check out our playlist inspired by Motor Booty Affair and The Kotzschmar Organ

  Booty and the Beast | James Kennerley with Motor Booty Affair at Merrill Auditorium on Saturday, November 16th at 8pm. James Kennerley will join Maine disco tribute band Motor Booty Affair on stage at the Merrill for a night of 70s dance floor classics. The show will include the full 70s experience: afros, bell… Read more »

Hear our Magical Cirque Christmas Playlist!

  A Magical Cirque Christmas is at Merrill on Friday, November 15th at 7:30pm The producers of Broadway’s smash hit “The Illusionists” have brought together the world’s greatest entertainers for a spell-binding and incredible new holiday production – A MAGICAL CIRQUE CHRISTMAS! Experience the magic of the season with dazzling performers and breathtaking cirque artists… Read more »

Listen to our Casco Bay Wind Symphony Playlist!

  The Casco Bay Wind Symphony Presents Places We Can No Longer Go at Merrill Auditorium on Wednesday, November 13th at 7:00pm Celebrate the 40th anniversary of Casco Bay Wind Symphony with the New England premiere of Places we can no longer go by world renowned composer, John Mackey, in addition to other classic and… Read more »

What New Broadway Shows do you want to see?

    Our friends at Portland Ovations want to hear from you… What Broadway National Tours do YOU want to see in Maine? As a fan (or friend of a fan) of Portland Ovations’ exclusive presentation of Broadway National Tours at Merrill Auditorium, we value your opinions and suggestions as we consider available Broadway productions… Read more »