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Five Free Summer Concert Series in Maine

  By Chip Kibort What ever happened to the “Alive at 5” summer concert series in Monument Square during the summer? One of the things that brought me to Portland from New York City was the quality of and access to live performance. Live performance is one of my favorite things to “do” or actually [...]

Live Performance in Our Backyard: Our Performing Arts Organization

By Chip Kibort As Marketing Director for a performing arts organization something I am asked quite often is “what is your background?” I unfortunately do not have any formal music or theatrical training and do not consider myself an artist, actor, singer, or musician—although, I did act in elementary school plays and was almost a [...]

Portland Performing Arts Shows We are Excited About!

With 28 performances and one special event of the fully-staged premiere of "The Summer King" at the esteemed Pittsburgh Opera this 2016-17 season—we worked very hard to present to you an exciting mix of Portland performing arts opportunities. With offerings from American Traditions, Classical Music, Global Sounds, Dance, Theater, Family and Broadway and Beyond—there is [...]