Entertainment

  • Morse, Tipton to play

    Morse, Tipton to play

    ELLSWORTH — Classical guitarist Kevin Morse and trumpeter Mark Tipton will perform Monday, Feb. 11 at 1 p.m. at the Moore Center. This free, professional concert is presented by Ellsworth Community Music Institute, where both performers teach, with sponsorship by Machias Savings Bank. The theme is romance, since the concert is so close to Valentine’s

  • MDI Drama takes on workplace bullying

    MDI Drama takes on workplace bullying

    BAR HARBOR — “Remember Baby Jessica?” asks Mount Desert Island High School drama teacher Casey Rush. “It was maybe the first time the whole world became personally involved in a news story, as it happened, that had nothing to do with them.” He is referring to the toddler who, back in the 80s, fell into

  • Winter concert at The Barn

    Winter concert at The Barn

    BASS HARBOR — The Winter Concert Series continues at the Barn with Saturday’s headliner Big Tree, a trio featuring Southwest Harbor-based songwriter and performer Bowen Swersey with bassist Jarly Bobadilla and fiddle phenomenon Gus LaCasse, with special guest Curtis Russet or Shirt Tail Kin. Swersey is a prolific songwriter, poet and novelist whose first play,

  • Violin, piano concert set

    Violin, piano concert set

    Violin, piano concert set ELLSWORTH — Violinist Tracey Jasas-Hardel and pianist Anastasia Antonacos will perform Friday, Jan. 18 at 1 p.m. at the Moore Community Center. This free, professional concert is organized by the Ellsworth Community Music Institute and sponsored by Machias Savings Bank. While continuing study at the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins

  • Composer-in-residence concert cancelled

    Composer-in-residence concert cancelled

    Updated 12/31/18 BAR HARBOR — A concert with Acadia National Park composer-in-residence Rachel Panitch planned for Jan. 5 at the Jesup library has been cancelled due to the partial government shutdown. The planned concert was an official National Park Service outreach event, and part of the visitor services that have been discontinued during the shutdown.