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Roundtable Talk—Joyce Weber: An Arts Legacy that Changed Eastport—Set for August 28

Join artists Elizabeth Ostrander, Leslie Bowman, Jon Bragdon, Roland LaValle and moderator Joan Lowden for a roundtable discussion about the life and legacy of Joyce Weber, beginning at noon on Saturday, August 28, in the Sutherland Amphitheater.  The arts have been a presence on Moose Island for over a century … [Read More]

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Online Submissions for Paint Eastport to Run Aug. 27-Sept. 4

For years community members have been celebrating the charm of Eastport through Paint Eastport Day. This year Eastport Gallery plans to expand the experience to 2 magical weeks. One week is for creating, and the following week is for sharing. Works will be shared 3 ways:   • A silent auction … [Read More]

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Scarf Dance Party Postponed

Please note—this event will be rescheduled at a later date. It will not take place on August 28. As part of EAC’s KinderArts program, Lauren ‘L.’ Elwood, EAC intern and recent Oberlin graduate in theater and dance, will lead a joyful Scarf Dance Party, beginning at noon, on Saturday, … [Read More]

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‘Canned Sardine’ Returns

The Canned Sardine, Stage East’s storytelling event, returns to the Sutherland Amphitheater on Saturday August 28th at 4 pm. Storytellers of all stripes are encouraged to come share their tall tales, myths, autobiographies, or gut-busters with audience members as a part of the Eastport ArtWalk’s Passport Weekend.  The first … [Read More]

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Concert Series Concludes with Beethoven & Dvorak

EAC’s Concert Series concludes with Chamber Music, including Beethoven’s “Ghost” trio and Dvorak’s “Dumky” trio by Noreen Silver, cello, Phillip Silver, piano, and Trond Saeverud, violin, on August 27.  Noreen Silver, cellist, has been described by Michael Tumelty in the Glasgow Herald as being “an extraordinarily soulful player” who … [Read More]

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Energetic Ragtime Outfit to Return to EAC with Maine Songs—Tickets Now Available!

Seen first on the EAC stage in 2017, Roochie Toochie & the Ragtime Shepherd Kings gave a joyride of a performance for the Eastport community with their trademark old-timey pizzazz—glib and deft vocals, stunning musicality, sound effects, and vintage quirks galore. A video featuring clips from this show may … [Read More]

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Concert Series a Success, with One More Show to Go

Eastport Arts Center has been pleased to offer the annual Concert Series this year, with performances every Friday evening in August. Series finale, at 7 pm on August 27, will be Chamber music of Beethoven and Dvorak, played by Noreen Silver, cello; Phillip Silver, piano; and Trond Saeverud, violin. More … [Read More]

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Video Sneak Peek! Chamber Trio Next for Concert Series

EAC’s Concert Series will continue Friday, August 20 at 7 pm, with Chamber Music of Bach, Schubert, Schumann, Brahms and Biss by Anna Maria Baeza, clarinet, Joachim Woitun, cello; and Gregory Biss, piano. Clarinetist Anna Maria Baeza is an active solo and chamber musician who has been heard in … [Read More]

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Stage East to Host Season Interest Meeting

Fans of the spotlight, backstage aficionados, and community members of all stripes andexperiences levels are encouraged to attend Stage East’s 21-22 Season Interest Meeting onSaturday, August 21 at 2 pm. The gathering, held at Eastport Arts Center, provides a spacefor interested parties to hear about upcoming production opportunities, learn … [Read More]

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Diana Young Solo Show Opens August 22

Eastport Gallery will host a solo show by beloved Eastport artist Diana Young from August 22 to September 4. Diana says:“People have asked me what kind of art I do.  I tend toward line, direction and force.  “I focus on motion rather than a point or object and I … [Read More]

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The work of Eastport Arts Center is funded in part by a grant from the Maine Arts Commission, an independent state agency supported by the National Endowment for the Arts. The work of Eastport Arts Center is funded in part by a grant from the Maine Arts Commission, an independent state agency supported by the National Endowment for the Arts.