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Creative Portland
and
co-promoters
The City of Portland, The Crewe Foundation & David E. Shaw
in association with concert sponsors
Knack Factory, Coffee by Design, The Press Hotel,
Bayside Bowl & State Theatre and media sponsor News Center Maine

p r e s e n t

HEAR, HERE!

An inaugural concert celebrating and showcasing Portland’s performing arts gems on the big stage

February 17, 2019
4pm
at Merrill Auditorium
Portland, Maine

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FEATURING

Just Plain Jones

Janaesound

Dancer Riley Watts

Rapper Sarah Violette w/ Renée Coolbrith

Batimbo United Burundi Drummers

Palaver Strings

James Kennerley & The Kotzschmar Organ

Weakened Friends

 

Curatorial Team

Chris Akerlind – Lighting Designer

Spencer Albee

Jeff Beam – One Longfellow Square

Julia Durgee

Raffi Der Simonian

Steve Drown – MECA’s Bob Crewe Program 

John Elliott – Portland Symphony Orchestra

Dave Gutter

Darren Elder – The Halo Studio

Sara Juli, Portland Dance Month

Sam Mateosian & Nick Hall – Big Room Studios

Peter McLaughlin – SPACE

Kevin Oates – MYRO

Aimée Petrin – Portland Ovations

Ian Smith – Sun Tiki Studios

Jason Spooner

Alex Steed & Kurt Graser – Knack Factory

Cindy Thompson – Transformit

Lauren Wayne – State Theatre

Tickets: $25 adults, $12 kids/students

Buy tickets in person at the Merrill Auditorium Box Office (20 Myrtle Street), charge by phone at 207-842-0800, or purchase online at www.porttix.com

 

COMMUNITY SPONSORS

Big Room Studios

Black Artists Forum

Curry Printing

EqualityMaine

Friends of the Kotzschmar Organ

Greater Portland Immigrant Welcome Center

Live + Work in Maine

Maine Craft Portland

Maine College of Art (MECA)

Maine Immigrants’ Rights Coalition

Mayo Street Arts

Mechanics’ Hall

One Longfellow Square

Portland Ballet

Portland Buy Local

Portland Dance Month

Portland Downtown

Portland Media Center

Portland Museum of Art

Portland Ovations

Portland Stage

Portland Symphony Orchestra

Portland Regional Chamber of Commerce

Running With Scissors Art Studios

SPACE

SPEEDWELL projects

St. Lawrence Arts

The Telling Room

Think Tank Coworking

Transformit

University of Southern Maine (USM)

Visit Portland

WMPG

 

 

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