Arts & Culture

John Butler Trio at the State Theatre July 31

John Butler Trio at the State Theatre July 31

Just Announced!

JOHN BUTLER TRIO, international award winners, artists, and philanthropists will perform at the State Theatre July 31, at 7:30pm. 

Tickets go on-sale FRIDAY, APRIL 15 at 10am and will be available in person at the Cumberland County Civic Center Box Office, charge by phone at 800-745-3000 and online at http://www.statetheatreportland.com/.  Tickets are $25.00 advance and $30.00 day of show.  The show is general admission, and open to all ages.

To learn more about John Butler Trio and the show, please check out their page on our website.

 

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STATE THEATRE

609 Congress St.

Portland, ME

Local kids go national with their robots!

Local kids go national with their robots!

The kids from Cape Elizabeth Middle School and Yarmouth High are headed to the national championships with their…robots!
Elementary school, high school, and college students from around the world are headed for the VEX Robotics World Championship just outside Orlando.
That’s where their robots will be going head to head in international competition.
Check it out here!
We’ll go there LIVE, to meet them and get the lowdown on their creation on Friday April 15.
VEX Robotics President Paul Copioli will help introduce these rising young tech stars and talk about their incredible accomplishments in technology AND in working as a team on a complex project.

CHECK OUT THE ACTION 
LIVE FROM THE ROBOT SHOWDOWN

For a cutting edge peek at the technology of tomorrow, you can’t beat the brilliant creations of America’s best and brightest young technology wizards.

Studio Sale and Exhibition for Project Linus

Studio Sale and Exhibition for Project Linus

An Exhibit and Celebration of Project Linus Blankets

SATURDAY, APRIL 30, 2011 10am to 3pm

ST. MAXIMILIAN KOLBE CHURCH, SCARBOROUGH

  • Demonstrations by noted machine appliqué artist Kathy Angel Lee
  • Demonstrations by The Silver Penny’s Kathy Sheehan
  • Studio sale—books, patterns, magazine, fabrics,
    notions and supplies.

Come and vote for your favorite Project Linus quilt, afghan or fleece.  Adult and student categories.
This show will raise public awareness for Project Linus and celebrate and showcase local efforts.

Proceeds will benefit Project Linus Cumberland County.

Jonathan Tyler and the Northern Lights

Jonathan Tyler and the Northern Lights

Show Time: Friday, April 8, 2011 - 8:00pm
Performers: Jonathan Tyler and the Northern Lights
Performers: Marion Grace
Performers: Taddy Porter
Buy Tickets
Advance: $8.00
Door: $12.00
VIP: $20.00

For more info http://portcitymusichall.com/

COLIN HAY returns to the Landing at Pine Point

COLIN HAY returns to the Landing at Pine Point

Returning to our stage for a spring engagement, Mr. Colin Hay. Sold out in 2010, this is a must see show! Don't miss the talent, showmanship and quality songwriting that distinguishes this gentleman as one of the best in his field. 

Doors: 6:30pm
Opener: 7:00pm (Chris Trapper-www.christrapper.com)
Curtain: 8:00pm
Dinner Service Throughout the Show.
Policy: 
21+|No minors|No refunds
Tickets: $25.00*
All credit card orders will be charged a $3.00 processing and convenience fee

This show is produced by Cityside Events
The Landing at Pine Point is a premier Cityside Events property.

For more info http://thelandingatpinepoint.com/

EVENTS at The Landing at Pine Point

Coming soon:

April 20th - COLIN HAY in Concert! Buy Tickets here http://www.thelandingatpinepoint.com/tickets.html

MAY 6th - MICHAEL DUTRA as FRANK SINATRA
MAY 8th - MOTHER'S DAY JAZZ BRUNCH at the Point
MAY 12th - Jazz Singer/guitarist JOHN PIZZARELLI
MAY 20th - THE DON CAMPBELL BAND in Concert!
MAY 26th - ORLEANS TRIO in Concert!
JUNE 2nd - BIG BAD VOODOO DADDY - Concert/Dance Party
JUNE 10th - THE TIME PILOTS 80's DANCE BASH
JUNE 30th - R&B Artist - THADDEUS HOGARTH in Concert!
JULY 1st - COMEDIAN BOB MARLEY in Cocnert!

For more info http://thelandingatpinepoint.com/

353 Pine Point Road
Scarborough, Maine 04074
Tel: (207) 774-4527

Student artists in your neighborhood to be honored at Blaine House

Augusta, ME – Student artists from across Maine will receive recognition from Maine’s First Lady at a Blaine House ceremony at 2:00 pm, on Monday, April 11.

The students, from 17 schools, will receive certificates for their participation in the Maine Youth Excellence in Art exhibition that has been on display in the Capitol Complex since February.

“These works of art are inspiring and showcase the talent of our youth,” said Maine’s First Lady Ann LePage. “Two pieces of artwork are on display currently in the Blaine House and we are making space available for a third.