Bangor native gets bloody in “Romeo & Juliet & Zombies” at Stonington Opera House

Matt Hurley (right) and Melody Bates star as the lovers in "Romeo & Juliet & Zombies" at the Stonington Opera House.

The Stonington Opera House is each summer host to one of the most unique theatrical experiences in the state: their yearly Shakespeare production. It’s always challenging, always visually appealing and always a different take on the Bard , sometimes taking on some of his less-performed plays, like “Cymbeline” and “The Winter’s Tale.” This year, however, […]

Final seven musicians announced for 2014 American Folk Festival; five newcomers, two returning artists

Otis Clay Performs at SPACE

The final seven artists for the American Folk Festival on the Bangor Waterfront have been announced — two of which are familiar faces to longtime festival-goers, five of which are newcomers. They span genres from Cape Verdean music to blues and Cape Breton fiddle. “Summer in Maine is finally here, and the final musician announcements ensure […]