Entertainment

  • Midweek piano recital at COA

    Midweek piano recital at COA

    BAR HARBOR — Pianist Mira Armij Gill will perform works of Beethoven, Lyopunov, Liszt, and others at a concert at College of the Atlantic on Wednesday, Oct. 16 at 7:30 p.m. at the Gates Center. The free recital also includes a performance of COA Composer-in-Residence John Cooper’s “Soliloquy for Piano and Violin” with violinist Francisco

  • Magic hour

    Magic hour

    SOUTHWEST HARBOR — Wicked Good Magic Hour, featuring local musician Alan Drew, will be held Saturday, Oct. 12 from 3-4:30 p.m. at St. John’s Church. Drew is a full time magician, performing from coast to coast for over 30 years. He is a member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians, the Society of American Magicians

  • ‘The Mystery of Irma Vep’ Lee, Van Gorder perform two-man ‘penny dreadful’

    ‘The Mystery of Irma Vep’ Lee, Van Gorder perform two-man ‘penny dreadful’

    BAR HARBOR — And now for something completely different — and potentially, great fun. Nathanael Lee and fellow Mount Desert Island High School graduate Thomas Van Gorder are launching a two-man comedy performance with Charles Ludlum’s, zany thriller “The Mystery of Irma Vep,” at the Criterion Theatre, Oct.11-13. The play is described as a “penny

  • Timbered Lake to play Lompoc on full moon

    Timbered Lake to play Lompoc on full moon

    BAR HARBOR — A full moon performance and release party for Timbered Lake’s new album “World Undivided” will be held Saturday, Sept. 14 at 9:15 p.m. at the Lompoc Café. In 2003, singer/songwriter/guitarist Diana Ramsdell Newman joined poet/singer/indigenous percussionist Crow Suncloud to become the indie/folk duo Timbered Lake. Through their repertoire of original songs, the

  • Robert Cray to play

    Robert Cray to play

    BAR HARBOR — Singer-guitarist Robert Cray will play at The Criterion Theatre on Tuesday, Oct. 3, at 8 p.m. For his latest project, Robert Cray & Hi Rhythm, the Blues Hall of Famer travelled to Memphis with his friend, renowned Grammy Award winning producer Steve Jordan, to make a classic Soul album with Hi Rhythm,

  • Coddiwomple to play

    Coddiwomple to play

    SOUTHWEST HARBOR — Coddiwomple, an ensemble including Brian Kupiec, Mark Kanter and John Wixon, will play Saturday, Sept. 7 at Coda in Southwest Harbor. Kupiec said the Coddiwomple project is “a mindfully aimless musical meander across all sorts of genres and decades. The journey is the destination, and it’s a hoot.” Music starts at 7

  • Morse, Tipton team up

    Morse, Tipton team up

    BAR HARBOR — Classical guitarist Kevin Morse and trumpeter Mark Tipton will perform Saturday, Sept. 21st at 7:30 p.m. at the Bar Harbor Congregational Church. The program will include classical duo arrangements for trumpet and guitar, solos for guitar and trumpet, as well as selections from a list of jazz standards. Admission is $20. Morse

  • Rustic Overtones to play

    Rustic Overtones to play

    BAR HARBOR — The Portland-based rock band Rustic Overtones will perform at the Criterion Theatre on Saturday, Aug. 31 at 8 p.m. “Concertgoers can expect a night full of energetic live music inspired by indie rock that is influenced by soul, garage punk, jazz, and psychedelic music of the 60’s and 70’s,” said organizers. Opening