The hills are alive with The Sound of Music

Come hear The Sound of Music at Merrill. A brand new production of The Sound of Music is coming to Merrill Auditorium. The beloved musical story of Maria and the Von Trapp Family will once again thrill audiences with its Tony®, Grammy®, and Academy Award® winning Best Score, including “My Favorite Things,” ...more
 

The Dover Quartet is coming to Portland, Maine

The Dover Quartet takes the classical music world by storm! The Dover Quartet catapulted to international stardom following a stunning sweep of the 2013 Banff Competition, where they were lauded for their “exceptional level of maturity, poise and artistry.” Other achievements quickly amassed in their “practically meteoric” ascent, include winning the Cleveland Quartet Award ...more
 

American Contemporary Music Ensemble graces the stage in Portland, Maine

The American Contemporary Music Ensemble will strum into your hearts. Described as “vital,” “brilliant,” and “electrifying,” by The New York Times, The American Contemporary Music Ensemble (ACME) is a force for new music, dedicated to the outstanding performance of masterworks from the 20th and 21st centuries. The ensemble’s instrumentation is flexible, and includes some ...more
 

“Omigod You Guys!” Legally Blonde is on its way to Merrill!

Legally Blonde will make your life “So Much Better!” Fabulously fun and international award-winning Legally Blonde: The Musical is the ultimate Broadway tribute to Girl Power! Based on the beloved movie, starring Reese Witherspoon, the story follows the transformation of Elle Woods as she tackles stereotypes, sexism, snobbery and scandal in pursuit ...more
 

Bring the kids to see The Rainbow Fish

SWIM IN THE DEEP BLUE SEA WITH THE RAINBOW FISH! The Rainbow Fish will enchant even the youngest child with its silver scales and heart of gold in this new adaptation of Marcus Pfizer’s award-winning books about the beautiful fish who learned to share his most prized possession. All-stars of ...more
 

California and Montreal Guitar Trios together on one stage!

The California Guitar Trio and the Montreal Guitar Trio together in a show not to be missed Featuring all six virtuoso guitarists from California Guitar Trio (CGT) and Montreal Guitar Trio (MG3), the musicianship on stage fuses over 40 years of combined performing experience into one unique “phenomensemble.” The bright tones of ...more
 

Join Vienna Boys Choir for “Christmas in Vienna”

Get into the holiday spirit with the sounds of the Vienna Boys Choir Audiences and critics worldwide praise the talented singers of the Vienna Boys Choir for their celestial voices, pure tone, and irresistible charm. They have been a cultural institution for more than 500 years. Today, the Vienna Boys ...more
 

Alsarah is coming back to Maine

Alsarah & the Nubatones brings East-African Retro-pop to Portland, Maine “The new princess of Nubian pop” (The Guardian), Alsarah first graced Ovations’ series in 2015 as part of the pan-African music extravaganza, the Nile Project. In 2019, the stunning Sudanese-born singer, songwriter, bandleader and ethnomusicologist returns with her band, the Nubatones. ...more