Have you ever wished you could keep a crowd on the edge of their seats with a good story? Well now is your chance! The Rangeley Friends of the Arts has received a Discovery Grant from the Onion Foundation to host Storytelling Workshops. The workshops will be held twice a month with an opportunity to perform monthly. Come craft your story with our favorite funny man, storyteller extraordinaire and RLRS English teacher, Tim Straub. Participants should come to the workshop with some ideas for your own story, something that really happened to you. Since you are telling a true story,
Don't miss the premier of "The Easter Movie: A Maine Retelling," starring the Sunday School kids of Old South First Congregational Church, UCC, in Farmington. Backed by a lively soundtrack by local musicians, the 45-minute film depicts the events of Holy Week and beyond, all from a unique Maine perspective. "The Easter Movie: A Maine Retelling," will be shown Palm Sunday, April 10th, 5 pm, at the Lincoln Auditorium on the UMF Campus. Free! (For safety, masks are required.)
City Lights North presents a culminating show to finish its performing arts camp. Farmington-area and Boston-area youth perform together: dance, vocals, music, and theatre! Come one come all.
Auditions for Death by Design at Sparrows Nest Theater 1114 West Mills Rd. Industry. Roles for 4 men + 4 women. Show dates Sept. 22-25. Call 431-9927 or visit sparrowsnestheater.weebly.com for more details.
The Marti Stevens Interactive Improvisational Theater group will perform scenarios about challenges older Mainers encounter as they live & age in their communities. Scenes will be followed by a chance for the audience to ask questions of the players "in character" and to suggest possible solutions to the challenges presented. The Marti Stevens group's shows on this topic are funded by Spectrum Generations, through an AARP grant. Join us for this free event on Saturday, Sept. 17 at 4pm, at the Mt. Vernon Community Center. Sponsored by the Dr. Shaw Memorial Library.
ArtsFarmington is pleased to bring Theater at Monmouth’s Shakespeare in Maine Communities Tour to Farmington. This project is part of Shakespeare in American Communities, a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest. True to their mission of entertaining and educating they will perform Shakespeare’s comedy, As You Like It, for students of Mt. Blue High School, and the Farmington Middle School on Friday, October 21st. A workshop with students is also planned as well as a FREE evening performance for members of the community and surrounding communities. The evening show will be at 7:00pm