• Contra dance to feature Fay

    Contra dance to feature Fay

    BAR HARBOR — Big Moose Band will play and the caller will be Mike Fay for the monthly contra dance at the Jesup Memorial Library on Saturday, June 23, at 6:30 p.m. Partners are not needed. No contra dance knowledge is necessary, as all dances will be taught beforehand. An $8 donation is requested from

  • New musical to premiere

    New musical to premiere

    TREMONT — “Fountain: A New Musical Adventure” by Christopher Anselmo will be performed at the Barn in Bass Harbor on Saturday, June 16, at 2 p.m. The musical, developed by Anselmo and Jared Corak, explores the peculiar and perilous oddities of Florida through the eyes of a young girl as she hunts for the Fountain

  • Williams’ screenplay to premiere

    Williams’ screenplay to premiere

    TREMONT — A pair of works-in-progress by Barn Arts Collective resident artists will take place at the Barn on Saturday, June 9, at 7 p.m. Excerpts from “Blood Bag,” written, built and performed by Eli Nixon and directed by Anne Cecelia Haney, will be performed. The play is about a queer skeleton’s efforts to decolonize

  • Spring social

    SOUTHWEST HARBOR — A spring social will be presented by the Southwest Harbor and Tremont Chamber of Commerce and the Wendell Gilley Museum at the museum on Tuesday, June 5, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Participants are invited to celebrate the start of the summer season, meet neighbors and enjoy new exhibitions. The Southwest Harbor and Tremont

  • Local musicians to share stage

    Local musicians to share stage

    BAR HARBOR — Americana folk ensemble The Blake Rosso Band will play an album release concert at The Criterion Theatre on Friday, June 15, at 8 p.m. The concert will feature Djar Djar and opening act Gus La Casse. Djar Djar, a rock and roll quartet, consists of Kevin Elk, Simon Robertson, Will Miller and

  • Nimbus Dance Works to perform with local group

    Nimbus Dance Works to perform with local group

    BAR HARBOR — Nimbus Dance Works will perform “Depth of Experience” at The Criterion Theatre on Saturday, Aug. 4, at 8 p.m. Nimbus Dance Works focuses on the intersection of professional dance and innovative ways of involving communities and audiences. Nimbus presents performances and programs to diverse audiences across the nation and is known for

  • Memorial Day chamber concert planned

    Memorial Day chamber concert planned

    BAR HARBOR — The ensemble Harmonie Universelle will perform a concert of baroque chamber music for violin with harpsichord and cello at St. Saviour’s Episcopal Church, 41 Mount Desert St., on Memorial Day, Monday, May 28, at 4 p.m. Baroque violinist Heidi Powell will be joined by harpsichordist Daniel Pyle and baroque cellist Max Treitler.