Season Schedule

Flip Fabrique

Monday, February 7, 2022 at 7 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

With only six degrees of separation, we are all connected. That means we, the performers, and you, the audience, are much closer than you think! On the stage, six envelopes contain six mysterious invitations for six strangers. The guests have arrived, but one is missing. What to do while we wait? When renowned performer Jamie […]

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Nobuntu

Sunday, February 13, 2022 at 3 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

Nobuntu, the female a cappella quintet from Zimbabwe, has drawn international acclaim, for its inventive performances that range from traditional Zimbabwean songs to Afro Jazz to Gospel. The ensemble’s concerts are performed with pure voices, augmented by minimalistic percussion, traditional instruments such as the Mbira (thumb piano) and organic, authentic dance movements. Nobuntu was nominated […]

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Masterworks IV – From the Firebird to the Future

Sunday, March 6, 2022 at 3 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

Lucas Richman, conductor Pam Weeks, mountain dulcimer Jessica Meyer, composer Stravinsky’s iconic Firebird Suite anchors a program of innovation and merging traditions What’s Interesting About This Concert A world-premiere by Ellis-Beauregard Foundation Composer Award winner Jessica Meyer is sure to push boundaries Conni Ellisor’s Blackberry Winter has been featured on NPR and fuses the sounds of mountain folk and American classical, brought to […]

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The Warming Sea

Saturday, March 19, 2022 at 7 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

Lucas Richman, conductor The Maine Science Festival is returning in March 2022 and the headlining event is the world premiere of Lucas Richman’s The Warming Sea, performed by the Bangor Symphony Orchestra. The evening will combine art and science, beginning with an overview of climate change in Maine from some of Maine’s leading climate researchers followed […]

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Miró Quartet with David Shifrin

Sunday, March 27, 2022 at 3 p.m.
Minsky Recital Hall

A “Rendezvous with Benny” is an extension of the Miró’s Archive Project and will celebrate the artistry of Benny Goodman centered particularly on the relationship between Benny and the Budapest Quartet. The Mozart Quintet is a nod to Benny and the Budapest Quartet who recorded that work in the ’50s. Shulman: “Rendezvous” David Schiff: Swing […]

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Masterworks VI – The Grand Finale

Sunday, April 10, 2022 at 3 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

Lucas Richman, conductor Roberto Plano, piano A blockbuster program of Dvorák, Beethoven and Borodin marks the end of a celebratory season What’s Interesting About This Concert Italian pianist Roberto Plano makes his BSO debut in Beethoven’s magnificent Piano Concerto. No. 4  Dvo?ák’s Carnival Overture was part of his “Nature, Life, and Love” trilogy of overtures, forming the second part, “Life” […]

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Anne of Green Gables – The Ballet®

Saturday, April 16, 2022 at 7 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

Anne of Green Gables – The Ballet® is a playful, colorful and evocative production that will transport audiences to early 20th century Atlantic Canada. Based on the beloved Canadian novel by Lucy Maud Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables – The Ballet® follows the adventures of Anne Shirley, an orphan girl sent to live on a farm […]

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Stile Antico

Sunday, April 24, 2022 at 3 p.m.
St. John's Episcopal Church

BREAKING THE HABIT Music by and for women in Renaissance Europe The sixteenth century saw an unprecedented number of female rulers. From the powerful Medici women in Italy to the great Tudor queens of England, women across Europe held more power than ever before. Many of these monarchs used their patronage to facilitate the production […]

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Collins Center Update

Tuesday, December 31, 2030 at 11:00 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

Dear Patrons, As we begin to emerge from what has been a very long intermission, we are grateful to you for standing by us during this exceptionally difficult time for our industry. Your kind notes, posts and overall encouragement have meant the world to us. Despite lots of unknowns, we are ecstatic to think about […]

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Met Opera | NT Live

Tuesday, December 31, 2030 at 7 p.m.
Another Venue

Dear Patrons, We are happy to announce that opera is making a comeback this season! We’re here to let you know which ones are coming your way, but we have to wait a while longer before we can announce dates. As you may know, the operas are broadcast live from New York, but we sometimes […]

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