Category Archives: Out and About

From James Brown to General Tso: 10 films to see at the Camden International Film Festival this year

The thing that festival director Ben Fowlie likes to point out about the Camden International Film Festival — the tenth edition of which kicks off on Thursday, Sept. 25 — is that it’s entirely possible the average festival-goer could end up sitting next to the maker of the film they’re watching. “It’s uncommonly intimate,” said […]

Broadway’s Best in Bangor to bring five touring theater productions to Cross Insurance Center

million dollar quartet

The second edition of the Broadway’s Best in Bangor tour has been announced for the Cross Insurance Center, and this time around will bring five touring productions to Bangor, up from four last year. Last year’s popular series featured such well-known touring official Broadway productions as “Mamma Mia” and “Beauty and the Beast.” The announced shows, […]

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 […]