Gaither Vocal Band at Merrill

Bill Gaither and the Gaither Vocal Band will bring their tour to Merrill Auditorium in Portland Maine on September 16th.  Since the early 1990s, The Gaither Vocal Band has served as a standard-bearer in the world of gospel music.  Founded by legendary gospel songwriter and producer, Bill Gaither, this Grammy-winning ...more
 

Theresa Caputo is coming to Merrill!

You really can’t make this up!   Theresa Caputo, from TLC’s hit show, Long Island Medium, will be appearing live at Merrill Auditorium in Portland Maine on Thursday, October 11 at 7:30 PM. Theresa will share personal stories about her life and explain how her gift works. She will deliver ...more
 

Merrill Auditorium Seating Chart

Want to find the best seats for your upcoming show? Check out the Merrill Auditorium seating chart!  Get directions and info about merrill policies here. History of the venue. Merrill Auditorium is a 1,900-seat auditorium located in Portland, Maine, United States. Originally known as Portland City Hall Auditorium, it is located ...more
 

A Kotzschmar Adventure

Are you looking for a unique and awesome experience with the Kotzschmar Organ? Our friends at FOKO have a great opportunity for Volunteer Docents. Docents take people of all ages inside the Kotzschmar Organ at Merrill Auditorium for fun and informative tours. They help with activities during family concerts… and ...more
 

Discover the Wild Seas with Thomas Peschak

Explore the “Wild Seas, and Secret Shores with Thomas Peschak and National Geographic Live! To Thomas Peschak, sharks aren’t a reason to get out of the water. They’re a reason to get in. Following his lifelong obsession, he’s found himself paddling kayaks alongside great white sharks in South Africa, swimming among ...more
 

National Geographic Live presents Jodi Cobb

Jodi Cobb is a “Stranger in a Strange Land”. Join veteran National Geographic photographer Jodi Cobb on a whirlwind retrospective of a distinguished career spanning four decades. Known for breaking through barriers and going undercover to reveal hidden societies, Cobb captures fascinating glimpses of worlds such as Japan’s secret Geisha ...more
 

Hear all about Jane Goodall with Me…Jane

Me…Jane: The Dreams & Adventures of Young Jane Goodall sings into your hearts. The brand new musical, Me…Jane: The Dreams & Adventures of Young Jane Goodall is based on Patrick McDonnell’s Caldecott Award-winning book. Direct from the Kennedy Center, Me…Jane explores the world of young Jane Goodall and her childhood adventures in the outdoors. ...more
 

The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater returns to Ovations

Alvin Ailey dances back onto the Merrill stage. Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater (AAADT) has been declared A company of dancers boasting a “nonchalant virtuosity” that “routinely sends its audience into the rapture zone” (The Washington Post). AAADT’s diverse, dynamic and timeless repertory evokes a broad range of human emotion and experience: ...more
 

Alexi Kenney graces the Merrill stage this year.

Alexi Kenney is joined by Renana Gutman for a night to remember The recipient of a 2016 Avery Fisher Career Grant, violinist Alexi Kenney is hailed as “a talent to watch” by The New York Times, which also noted his “architect’s eye for structure and space and a tone that ranges from ...more