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Gala

Gala

November 8, 2014

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The Collins Center 2014-15 Season

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NT Live: Frankenstein

October 24, 2014 at 7:00 pm
October 31, 2014 at 7:00 pm

Collins Center for the Arts

National Theatre Live's thrilling broadcast of Frankenstein returns to cinemas for a limited time, due to unprecedented audience demand. Directed by Academy ...

Met Live: Bizet's Carmen

November 1, 2014 at 12:55pm

Collins Center for the Arts

Richard Eyre's mesmerizing production of Bizet's steamy melodrama returns with mezzo-soprano Anita Rachvelishvili singing her signature role of the ill-fated gy...

Ghost Brothers of Darkland County

November 8, 2014 at 8:00pm
November 9, 2014 at 2:00pm

Collins Center for the Arts

Ghost Brothers of Darkland County is the southern gothic, supernatural musical written by Stephen King, with music by John Mellencamp and T Bone Burnett. This e...

Gala

Gala

November 8, 2014 at 5pm

Fogler Library

We're making history this year by holding the gala in Fogler Library. It's the perfect place to wine, dine, talk about the upcoming season and bestow the Wilma ...

The Adventures of Harold and the Purple Crayon

November 16, 2014 at 3:00 pm

Collins Center for the Arts

"One evening, after thinking it over for some time, Harold decided to go for a walk in the moonlight." So begins Harold and the Purple Crayon, the first of seve...

Dancing Pros Live! Hosted By Alan Thicke

November 18, 2014 at 7:00 pm

Collins Center for the Arts

The world's finest dancers battle it out live on the stage and the audience decides the best dance couple on the planet! DANCING PROS: Live is an unforgettable ...

BSO: Classical Kings

November 23, 2014 at 3pm

Collins Center for the Arts

Tickets go on sale on August 15th! Daniel Shapiro, piano Lucas Richman, conductor Mozart: Overture to Don Giovanni Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 12 in A ma...

Met Live: Rossini's Il Barbiere di Siviglia

December 6, 2014 at 12:55pm

Collins Center for the Arts

Recorded on November 22, 2014 The Met's effervescent production of Rossini's classic comedy stars Isabel Leonard as the feisty Rosina, Lawrence Brownlee as h...

Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis

December 9, 2014 at 7:00 pm

Collins Center for the Arts

Experience the Magic! MANNHEIM STEAMROLLER CHRISTMAS by Chip Davis has been America's favorite holiday tradition and this year marks the 30th Anniversary of ...

The Nutcracker

December 20, 2014 at 2pm & 7pm
December 21, 2014 at 3pm

Collins Center for the Arts

The Robinson Ballet Bangor Area Children's Choir Bangor Symphony Orchestra Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker is an enchanting holiday tradition perfect for audi...

NT Live: John

January 9, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Collins Center for the Arts

Internationally renowned DV8 Physical Theatre bring their powerful new production to the National Theatre. DV8 Physical Theatre has produced 18 highly accla...

Met Live: Wagner's Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg

January 10, 2015 at 11:55am

Collins Center for the Arts

Recorded on December 13, 2014 James Levine returns to one of his signature Wagner works conducting this epic comedy about a group of Renaissance mastersinger...

Sister Act- National Broadway Tour

January 16, 2015 at 8:00 pm

Collins Center for the Arts

Coming direct from Broadway, SISTER ACT is the feel-amazing musical comedy smash that the New York Post calls "RIDICULOUSLY FUN," and audiences are jumping to t...

Met Live: Lehar's The Merry Widow

January 17, 2015 at 12:55 pm

Collins Center for the Arts

The great Renee Fleming stars as the beguiling femme fatale who captivates all Paris in Lehar's enchanting operetta, seen in a new staging by Broadway virtuoso ...

150 Years of American Song: A Celebration of the University of Maine

January 23, 2015 at 7:30 PM

Collins Center for the Arts

Join us for an evening of selections from the American Songbook. From Frank Sinatra to Michaele Buble, there is something for everyone! Featuring a full orche...

BSO: Midori and More!

February 1, 2015 at 3pm

Collins Center for the Arts

Tickets go on sale on August 15th! Midori, violin Lucas Richman, conductor Sibelius: Finlandia Schumann: Violin Concerto in D minor Sibelius: Symphony ...

Met Live: Les Contes d'Hoffmann

February 7, 2015 at 12:55 pm

Collins Center for the Arts

The magnetic tenor Vittorio Grigolo takes on the tortured poet and unwitting adventurer of the title of Offenbach's operatic masterpiece, in the Met's wild, kal...

Voice

February 8, 2015 at 3:00 pm

Minsky Recital Hall

For their second North American tour, the wonderful British ensemble Voice, tours a program of songs exploring the beauty, heartache, and humor of love. Schedul...

NT Live: Treasure Island

February 13, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Collins Center for the Arts

Robert Louis Stevenson's story of murder, money and mutiny is brought to life in a thrilling new stage adaptation by Bryony Lavery, broadcast live from the Nati...

Met Live: Tchaikovsky's Iolanta/Bartok's Bluebeard's Castle

February 14, 2015 at 12:30pm

Collins Center for the Arts

On the heels of her triumphant Met performances in Eugene Onegin, soprano Anna Netrebko takes on another Tchaikovsky heroine in the first opera of this intrigui...

Vancouver Chamber Choir

March 3, 2015 at 7:00 pm

St. John's Episcopal Church

The Vancouver Chamber Choir is Canada's outstanding professional vocal ensemble. Based on the Pacific Coast in British Columbia, conductor Jon Washburn and his ...

BSO: Russian Masters

March 8, 2015 at 3pm

Collins Center for the Arts

Tickets go on sale on August 15th! Norman Krieger, piano Lucas Richman, conductor Shchedrin: Symphonic Fanfares Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3 Shos...

NT Live: Skylight

March 13, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Collins Center for the Arts

Bill Nighy (Love Actually, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel) and Carey Mulligan (Inside Llewyn Davis, The Great Gatsby) feature in the highly anticipated producti...

Met Live: Rossini's La Donna del Lago

March 14, 2015 at 12:55 pm

Collins Center for the Arts

Bel canto superstars Joyce DiDonato and Juan Diego Florez join forces for this Rossini showcase of vocal virtuosity, set in the medieval Scottish highlands and ...

Swan Lake-Moscow City Ballet

March 17, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Collins Center for the Arts

The Moscow City Ballet was founded in 1988 by distinguished Russian choreographer Victor Smirnov Golovanov. The company is the outcome of the recent reforms in ...

BSO: Disney in Concert: Tale as Old as Time

March 21, 2015 at 3pm

Collins Center for the Arts

Tickets go on sale on August 15th! Join the Bangor Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Lucas Richman, for a magical journey into storytelling and music as only ...

Amernet String Quartet with Phillip Silver

March 29, 2015 at 3:00 pm

Minsky Recital Hall

Lauded for their "intelligence" and "immensely satisfying" playing by the New York Times, the Amernet String Quartet has garnered worldwide praise and recogniti...

Celtic Thunder

April 7, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Collins Center For The Arts

"The Very Best of Celtic Thunder Tour" kicks off in February 2015 and features an eclectic collection of the group's best-loved and most popular songs from the ...

BSO: Serenade to Music

April 12, 2015 at 3pm

Collins Center for the Arts

Tickets go on sale on August 15th! University of Maine Singers Oratorio Society Lucas Richman, conductor Jennifer Higdon: blue cathedral Brahms: Variat...

Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britan

April 23, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Collins Center for the Arts

The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain is a group of all-singing, all-strumming Ukulele players, using instruments bought with loose change, which believes that...

Met Live: Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci

April 25, 2015 at 12:30pm

Collins Center for the Arts

Opera's most enduring tragic double bill returns in an evocative new production from Sir David McVicar, who sets the action across two time periods but in the s...

Memphis- National Broadway Tour

April 28, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Collins Center for the Arts

TURN UP THAT DIAL... From the underground dance clubs of 1950s Memphis, Tennessee, comes a hot new Broadway musical that bursts off the stage with explosive da...