Season Schedule

Melissa Etheridge – “Yes I Am” 25th Anniversary Tour

Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 8 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

Tickets range from $50-$115 (including all fees), depending on where your seats are located.  Melissa Etheridge stormed onto the American rock scene in 1988 with the release of her critically acclaimed self-titled debut album, which led to an appearance on the 1989 Grammy Awards show. For several years, her popularity grew around such memorable originals […]

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GALA: Melissa Etheridge “Yes I Am” 25th Anniversary Tour

Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.
Wells Conference Center

Reception – 5 p.m. – Wells Conference Center Dinner – 6 p.m. – Wells Conference Center Performance – 8 p.m. – Hutchins Concert Hall Come celebrate the CCA’s season, dine in an elegant setting, and enjoy a spectacular performance. Join us for a memorable evening as the Grammy-Award winning artist, Melissa Etheridge takes the stage. […]

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Masterworks I: Goldstein Plays Ravel

Sunday, October 7, 2018 at 3 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

Lucas Richman, conductor Alon Goldstein, piano Leonard Bernstein, Simple Song Maurice Ravel, Piano Concerto in G with Alon Goldstein Jean Sibelius, Symphony No. 2 Our 123rd season begins with the magic and mystery of Leonard Bernstein’s Simple Song before the piano pyrotechnics of Ravel’s Piano Concerto in G, featuring internationally acclaimed pianist Alon Goldstein in his return to Bangor. The program concludes with […]

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Julie – NT Live Broadcast

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 7 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

Wild and newly single, Julie throws a late night party. In the kitchen, Jean and Kristina clean up as the celebration heaves above them. Crossing the threshold, Julie initiates a power game with Jean – which rapidly descends into a savage fight for survival. This new version of August Strindberg’s play Miss Julie, written by […]

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The Met: Live in HD – Aida

Saturday, October 13, 2018 at 1 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

In what should be a highlight of the new season, soprano Anna Netrebko sings her first Met Aida, going toe-to-toe with mezzo-soprano Anita Rachvelishvili as Amneris. Later in the season, a second star-studded cast takes over, with Sondra Radvanovsky and Dolora Zajick as the leading ladies.Tenors Aleksandrs Antonenko and Yonghoon Lee alternate as Radamès, and […]

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The Calder String Quartet

Sunday, October 14, 2018 at 3 p.m.
Minsky Recital Hall

The Calder Quartet performs a broad range of repertoire at an exceptional level, always striving to channel and fulfill the composer’s vision. Already the choice of many leading composers to perform their works, the group’s distinctive approach is exemplified by a musical curiosity brought to everything they perform. (more below)a ‘Performances like these — freshly rethought, impeccably […]

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The Met: Live in HD – Samson et Dalila

Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 1 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

When mezzo-soprano Elena Garanca and tenor Roberto Alagna joined forces for a new production of Carmen at the Met, the results were electrifying. Now this star duo reunites for another sensual French opera when they open the season in the title roles of Saint-Saëns’s biblical epic Samson et Dalila. Darko Tresnjak, who won a Tony Award for Best […]

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Comedian Bob Marley

Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 8 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

Celebrating 16 years as a stand-up comic, Bob Marley is one of the hottest and most sought-after comedians in the country. He has been featured in his own special on Comedy Central, and is one of the few comics to do the complete late- night TV circuit: The Late Show with David Letterman, The Tonight […]

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Rock of Ages – Tenth Anniversary Tour

Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 7 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

Broadway’s Best Party is turning up the volume to ten! The Rock of Ages Tenth Anniversary Tour is blazing across North America! Nominated for five Tony Awards®, including Best Musical, Rock of Ages captures the iconic era that was the big bad 1980s Hollywood. Know What Love Is, Feel the Noise, and Take Your Best […]

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Portland Cello Project

Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 7 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

Portland Cello Project plays Radiohead’s OK Computer and More! In a way, the artistic destinies of the equally unorthodox OK Computer and Portland Cello Project were meant to coincide. They will do so on October 25 when the Portland Cello Project appears at the Collins Center for the Arts for what is expected to be a thrilling performance of the album […]

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