With a focus on bringing musical experiences to the whole family, the Portland Symphony Orchestra’s (PSO) KinderKonzerts are designed to introduce young audiences to live symphonic music through interactive programs with PSO musicians. The Percussion KinderKonzerts chronicle the evolution of transportation in a concert called On the Go. The Percussion KinderKonzerts will be: At the
Greater Portland Landmarks Lecture: “The Women who Saved Portland’s Architectural Heritage” Speaker: Kathleen Sutherland Women such as Margaret Jane Mussey Sweat who founded the Portland Society of Art in 1882; Clara Holmes, who with her brother, saved Victoria Mansion from destruction, and Edith Sills who in 1960 founded Greater Portland Landmarks are a few of
Greater Portland Landmarks Lecture: “The City Beautiful” Speaker: Elizabeth Bischof Inspired by the City Beautiful movement, Portland mayor James Phinney Baxter initiated the urban reform and beautification project that gave the city the Back Cove, Deering Oaks, Eastern and Western Promenades, and more. Free and open to the public.
Greater Portland Landmarks Lecture: “The Entrepreneurs” Speaker: Lincoln Paine The architecture of Portland’s nineteenth-century residential, commercial, and political buildings reflects their entrepreneurial builders’ personal aspirations and civic commitment. Free and open to the public.
With a focus on bringing musical experiences to the whole family, the Portland Symphony Orchestra’s (PSO) KinderKonzerts are designed to introduce young audiences to live symphonic music through interactive programs with PSO musicians. Strings KinderKonzerts tell the Caldecott Award-winning story of Swimmy by Leo Lionni. Audiences will go on an undersea adventure with Swimmy the
Experience the physical roller coaster of comedy and tragedy in this mind-flipping combo. See the world—and your craft—differently through the lens of conflict and chaos. This 5-hour master class is focuses on high-level artistry and mindfulness through play. Creatively Independent’s revolutionary arts education program, The Art of Now, bridges the gap between the performer you
Affiliate Artist Sally Wood introduces the basics of unarmed Stage Combat in this fun, interactive, three hour intensive class. Participants will leave with a greater sense of physical confidence, safety, and knowledge about this type of physical storytelling. Participants MUST come dressed to move. Space limited. No experience necessary.
Tuesday, November 24, 7:30pm Shinedown & Breaking Benjamin with Sevendust Shinedown and Breaking Benjamin will join forces for a co-headlining U.S. tour this fall. The cross-country trek draws to an end with the tour finale on November 24 Cross Insurance Arena with Special Guests Sevendust.
As the funniest, freshest face on television, Amy Schumer is on the rise in the world of comedy with her blend of honesty, and unapologetic sense of humor. Schumer is the creator, star, writer and executive producer of the Emmy-nominated Inside Amy Schumer, the popular Comedy Central television series which premiered in April 2013 to
Greater Portland Landmarks Lecture: “Ship Builders and Merchants” Speaker: Herb Adams For 300 years Portland has been the shipbuilding, sailing and fishing center of Casco Bay. The story of the Port of Portland is one of merchants and mariners, shipbuilders and sailors, visionaries and villains. Free and open to the public.