Category Archives: Behind the Curtain

PENOBSCOT THEATRE COMPANY PRESENTS ALL-STAR IMPROV CABARET

Five improv standouts unite for one night of laugh-out-loud entertainment, May 15 Bangor, ME–Penobscot Theatre Company has assembled a sensational team of improvisational artists at the top of their game for an All-Star Improv Cabaret, one night only, May 15 at 7:00 pm at the historic Bangor Opera House. “This fast-paced, interactive show will have […]

Ingenuity abounds in Fantastic Mr. Fox

Three public performances promise laughs for all ages, May 13-15 Bangor, ME–Penobscot Theatre Company’s Dramatic Academy proudly presents Fantastic Mr. Fox, Roald Dahl’s classic tale of a bodacious, bushy-tailed husband and father with a casual approach to property lines. Fox’s charm is as irrepressible as his hunger for fresh chickens, which is why audiences will […]

APRIL VACATION CAMP OFFERS EXPOSURE TO VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS

Penobscot Theatre Company’s April Vacation Camp runs April 18-22 in Downtown Bangor Bangor, ME – Registration is open for Penobscot Theatre Company’s April Vacation Camp, offering full-day programming for students aged 4-14, Monday, April 18, through Friday, April 22. For the second year, the theatre is teaming with the University of Maine Museum of Art (UMMA) […]

Kids encouraged to act up all summer with School of Rock and Transformer Tales

Dramatic Academy offers seven weeks of full-day programming in Downtown Bangor Bangor, ME – Registration is now open for Penobscot Theatre Company’s Dramatic Academy Summer 2016. Young performers, technicians and theatre newbies are invited to help bring two sensational productions to life. “We are beyond thrilled to produce the hit musical that is currently rocking […]

A Playwright Speaks

This is the third part in a series interviewing “Hair Frenzy” playwright Travis G. Baker. PENOBSCOT THEATRE COMPANY: Can you explain your involvement with readying Hair Frenzy for its world premiere? What has the experience with Penobscot Theatre Company been like? TRAVIS G. BAKER: At present, I’m just concentrating on the words and letting Dominick [Varney, the director] […]