Pre-Performance Lectures

Ovations Offstage: Pre-Performance Lectures

Join Ovations Offstage for an in-depth look at an art form, artist, or performance theme. These presentations contextualize the performance and bring new meaning to the main event.

The 2022-23 chamber series of pre-performance lectures is curated by George Lopez, Beckwith Artist-in-Residence & Director of the Bowdoin Orchestra.

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Portland Ovations is grateful for 90 years of connecting innovative and masterful artists from around the world with Maine audiences. Each carefully curated season includes a range of performances across genres, traditions, production scales and venues.