Penobscot Theatre Company’s Teen Council Presents an All-Encompassing Showcase

“It’s a superior achievement for any theatre to reach forty years of age. Forty years means countless seasons of casting, lighting, costumes, scenic design, marketing, and finally the shows itself. Forty years means that this theatre has brought quality entertainment that make people keep on coming back and wanting more. Penobscot Theatre (PTC) has accomplished […]

Penobscot Theatre Company’s Dramatic Academy produces: ALICE IN WONDERLAND

Penobscot Theatre Company’s Dramatic Academy will guide audiences down the rabbit hole in an unforgettable adventure with its upcoming production of ALICE IN WONDERLAND. Performances are May 16-17, at 6:00 pm, and May 18 at 3:00 pm at the Bangor Opera House. The script, which incorporates all of the Alice stories from Lewis Carroll’s Alice […]

Penobscot Theatre Company announces 2014-2015 season

Penobscot Theatre Company, the nation’s most Northeastern year-round, professional theatre, proudly announces its 41st Season. The company, which owns and operates the historic Bangor Opera House, will release subscriptions to the general public on May 2. “We’re throwing open the doors for our most dynamic and inspiring lineup yet!” said Artistic Director Bari Newport, who […]

Penobscot Theatre Company announces open auditions for diverse roles in 2014-2015 Season

Penobscot Theatre Company has issued an open casting call for adults and youths aged 8 and up, Saturday, May 10, from 12:00 to 6:00 pm, for roles in PTC’s 2014-2015 Season. Extending from September through May, the season will include six professional productions with a variety of exciting parts. Anyone interested in being considered is […]

Penobscot Theatre Company produces Our Town for our time

Rehearsals are underway for the crown jewel of Penobscot Theatre Company’s 40th-anniversary season: OUR TOWN by Thornton Wilder. “Widely regarded as the greatest American play, this piece perfectly illustrates the power, relevance, and importance of theatre in our community,” says Artistic Director Bari Newport. Newport is directing the upcoming production, which will run April 24-May […]

Penobscot Theatre Company’s Dramatic Academy invites students to act up all summer

Registration is now open for Penobscot Theatre Company’s Dramatic Academy Summer 2014, and students aged 4 to 20 are encouraged to sign-up. “With seven weeks of exciting programming planned, including a brand-new Tech Track, we’re offering more this summer than ever before,” said Jasmine Ireland, Director of Education and Outreach. Dramatic Academy Summer is divided […]

Penobscot Theatre Company Presents the Maine Jewish Film Festival

Penobscot Theatre Company Presents the Maine Jewish Film Festival Four films at the Bangor Opera House, April 4-5 Penobscot Theatre Company is proud to announce the screening of four acclaimed films, presented in partnership with Jewish Community Endowment Associates (JCEA) as part of the 2014 Maine Jewish Film Festival. All films will be shown at […]

Mark Torres returns to Penobscot Theatre Company for Tony-Award-winning GOD OF CARNAGE

Penobscot Theatre Company is delighted to welcome former Artistic Director Mark Torres back to Bangor for a lead role in the upcoming production of GOD OF CARNAGE, which will run March 13-30. “During this special 40th-anniversary season, it is a privilege to reengage an artist who has contributed so much to the company’s rich history,” […]

Penobscot Theatre Company Dramatic Academy Spring Session Registration Now Open For All Ages!

Penobscot Theatre Company is thrilled to announce its Spring Session of Dramatic Academy classes, workshops, and vacation camps for children, teens, and adults. Opportunities for students of all ages will be offered March-May. Spring Session for Tiny Thespians (ages 4-6) and Youth Troupe (ages 7-13) ALICE IN WONDERLAND Adapted from the novel by Lewis Carroll; […]