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Our Stories – Meet Dance Artist Riley Watts

After nearly a decade on the road touring internationally with the Forsythe Company, dance artist Riley Wattsdecided it was time to come home to Maine. For Riley, moving back to Maine was the right thing to do. It’s meant time and space: to heal, to pursue a different lifestyle for his body and mind and, [...]

Raising the Barre Series MOMIX: “Viva MOMIX” Family Friendly Time

The show goes on! MOMIX is in town and loaded into Merrill and waiting for you for their 7PM performance! https://youtu.be/2JIfbXK_5Xo “MOMIX is a tension between illusion and reality, apprehension and excitement” – The New York Times Raise the Barre Series Long live the magic of MOMIX. The miraculous dance company balances whimsy with [...]

Bicentennial and Raising the Barre Series Sara Juli: “Burnt-Out Wife” – SOLD OUT Co-commission and world premiere co-presented with SPACE

An Ovations co-commission and world premiere. A world premiere of Maine based artist Sara Juli’s latest feminist solo, Burnt­-Out Wife. Taking on topics such as monogamy, intimacy, loneliness, and other marital taboos, Juli employs her physical and comedic talents to explore autobiographical issues of importance to all women. This full length, multimedia work defies genre and will [...]