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Special Events at the Lincoln Theater

 
 
 
  Maine's Harvest Miss Pageant
Showing:
Sun, Oct 1 @ 2 pm
The search for who will represent Maine at the 2018 USA National Miss Pageant in Boca Raton, Florida is about to begin.
   
 
  Maineland (NR)
Showing:
Wed, Oct 4 @ 1 pm
Lincoln Academy and Lincoln Theater will screen the award-winning film “Maineland” and host a discussion with several of the Academy’s resident students.
   
 
  Hans Zimmer: Live in Prague
Showing:
Thu, Oct 5 @ 7 pm
Hans Zimmer’s critically acclaimed European Tour arrived at the sold out O2 Arena in the Czech capital, bringing with him a support cast of 72 musicians, which included a full choir, symphony orchestra and his own 21-piece hand-picked backing band that featured Johnny Marr (The Smiths) and many of Academy Award-winner Hans’ closest friends and collaborators.
   
 
  E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (PG)
Showing:
Fri, Oct 6 @ 7 pm
Sat, Oct 7 @ 7 pm
Sun, Oct 8 @ 7 pm
Celebrate Pumpkinfest weekend with an old classic about a troubled child who summons the courage to help a friendly alien escape Earth and return to his home world.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Bellini's Norma
Showing:
Sat, Oct 7 @ 1 pm
Kicking off the 12th season of Live in HD with a new production of Bellini’s Norma directed by Sir David McVicar and conducted by Carlo Rizzi, starring one of the world’s most acclaimed Normas, Sondra Radvanovsky.
   
 
  Damariscotta Pumpkinfest and Regatta Live!
Showing:
Mon, Oct 9 @ 12 pm
Watch the regatta live from the comfort of the theater. Free and open to the public.
   
 
  Pumpkinfest Free Family Matinee: The Secret Life of Pets (PG)
Showing:
Mon, Oct 9 @ 2 pm
The quiet life of a terrier named Max is upended when his owner takes in Duke, a stray whom Max instantly dislikes.
   
 
  Forgotten Farms (NR)
Showing:
Thu, Oct 12 @ 7 pm
New England's dairy farmers remain the backbone of the region's agriculture but fight for survival in an age of artisan cheese and baby greens.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Mozart's Die Zauberflöte
Showing:
Sat, Oct 14 @ 1 pm
Met Music Director Emeritus James Levine conducts Tony Award winner Julie Taymor’s production of Mozart’s masterpiece, Die Zauberflöte. Pre-opera talk at 11:45 AM.
   
 
  Stories to Screen: Roald Dahl - The Witches (PG)
Showing:
Sat, Oct 21 @ 10 am
A young boy stumbles onto a witch convention and must stop them, even after he has been turned into a mouse. (1990)
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: Le Corsaire
Showing:
Sun, Oct 22 @ 1 pm
Amidst a bustling Turkish market, the pirate Conrad falls in love at first sight with beautiful Medora, the ward of the slave merchant Lankedem's bazaar. Conrad kidnaps Medora when Lankedem decides to sell her to the Pasha.
   
 
  The Freedom to Marry (NR)
Showing:
Tue, Oct 24 @ 7 pm
An intimate and epic documentary which goes behind-the-scenes to reveal the inner workings and key players of this historic civil rights struggle. A primer for social change, and an inspirational tale of how people can actually make a difference.
   
 
  John le Carré - An Evening with George Smiley
Showing:
Sat, Oct 28 @ 2 pm
Captured live from London's Royal Festival Hall, join us for a celebration of one of the world’s greatest writers as he shares the secrets behind the creation of his most beloved character.
   
 
  DaPonte String Quartet
Showing:
Sun, Nov 5 @ 3 pm
Winter Series: What Goes Around... with Mozart, Bartók and Brahms.
   
 
  Stories to Screen: Roald Dahl - Fantastic Mr. Fox (PG)
Showing:
Sat, Nov 11 @ 10 am
George Clooney and Meryl Streep lend their voices to this hilarious and heartwarming animated adventure from visionary director Wes Anderson.
   
 
  NT Live: Follies
Showing:
Thu, Nov 16 @ 2 pm
Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical is staged for the first time at the National Theatre and broadcast live to cinemas.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Adès' The Exterminating Angel
Showing:
Sat, Nov 18 @ 1 pm
The Exterminating Angel has its Met premiere this season, conducted by the composer, Thomas Adès. The 2016 opera, co-commissioned by the Met and sung in English, is based on the screenplay by Luis Buñuel and Luis Alcoriza for the acclaimed 1962 Buñuel film.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: The Taming of the Shrew (encore)
Showing:
Sun, Nov 19 @ 1 pm
Baptista struggles to marry off his tempestuous daughter Katharina, a shrew who denies that any man could possibly be her match. However when she meets Petruchio, who is as ill-tempered as she, the two forces of nature ignite an unexpected and explosive encounter.
   
 
  Exhibition on Screen: Canaletto and the Art of Venice
Showing:
Sat, Dec 2 @ 2 pm
EXHIBITION ON SCREEN open its fifth season with Canaletto & the Art of Venice, an immersive journey into the life and art of Venice’s famous view-painter. No artist better captures the essence and allure of Venice than Giovanni Antonio Canal, better known as Canaletto.
   
 
  Seacoast Youth and Community Orchestras Winter Concert
Showing:
Tue, Dec 5 @ 7 pm
Join us for this free holiday concert!
   
 
  NT Live: Young Marx
Showing:
Thu, Dec 7 @ 2 pm
Thu, Dec 7 @ 7 pm
1850, and Europe’s most feared terrorist is hiding in Dean Street, Soho. Broke, restless and horny, the thirty-two-year-old revolutionary is a frothing combination of intellectual brilliance, invective, satiric wit, and child-like emotional illiteracy.
   
 
  Stories to Screen: Roald Dahl - Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (G) 1971
Showing:
Sat, Dec 9 @ 10 am
Enigmatic candy manufacturer Willy Wonka (Gene Wilder) stages a contest by hiding five golden tickets in five of his scrumptious candy bars. Whoever comes up with these tickets will win a free tour of the Wonka factory, as well as a lifetime supply of candy.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: The Nutcracker (encore)
Showing:
Sun, Dec 17 @ 1 pm
A holiday tradition for the whole family, The Nutcracker sweeps the Bolshoi stage for two hours of enchantment and magic.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Theater: Romeo and Juliet
Showing:
Sun, Jan 21 @ 1 pm
In Verona, Romeo and Juliet fall madly in love while their respective families, the Montagues and the Capulets, are caught in a bitter rivalry ending in heart­-wrenching tragedy…
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Puccini's Tosca
Showing:
Sat, Jan 27 @ 1 pm
James Levine conducts a new staging of Puccini’s dramatic tragedy, directed by Sir David McVicar. Pre-opera talk at 11:45 AM.
   
 
  Exhibition on Screen: David Hockney at the Royal Academy of Arts
Showing:
Sat, Feb 3 @ 2 pm
A Bigger Picture 2012 & 82 Portraits and One Still Life 2016. David Hockney is Britain’s most popular artist and arguably equally popular around the globe.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: The Lady of the Camellias (encore)
Showing:
Sun, Feb 4 @ 1 pm
At a theatre performance of ‘Manon Lescaut’,the young and naive Armand is utterly captivated after meeting the ravishing and most desirable courtesan Marguerite Gautier. Their encounter gives birth to a passionate yet doomed love…
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Donizetti's L'Elisir d'Amore
Showing:
Sat, Feb 10 @ 12 pm
Donizetti’s comic gem L’Elisir d’Amore, staged by Bartlett Sher and conducted by Domingo Hindoyan. Pre-opera talk at 10:45 AM.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Puccini's La Bohème
Showing:
Sat, Feb 24 @ 12:30 pm
An exciting young cast stars in Franco Zeffirelli’s classic production of La Bohème, the most-performed opera in Met history.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: The Flames of Paris
Showing:
Sun, Mar 4 @ 1 pm
In the era of the French Revolution, Jeanne and her brother Jérôme leave Marseille for Paris to support the revolutionary effort that is taking over the capital. While fighting for freedom, they both encounter love along the way…
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Rossini's Semiramide
Showing:
Sat, Mar 10 @ 1 pm
This masterpiece of dazzling vocal fireworks makes a rare Met appearance—its first in nearly 25 years—with Maurizio Benini on the podium.
   
 
  DaPonte String Quartet
Showing:
Sun, Mar 18 @ 3 pm
DaPonte String Quartet presents their Winter Series II: A Stroll in the Prater with Haydn, Berg and Beethoven.
   
 
  NT Live: Julius Caesar
Showing:
Thu, Mar 22 @ 2 pm
Thu, Mar 22 @ 7 pm
Ben Whishaw (The Danish Girl, Skyfall, Hamlet) and Michelle Fairley (Fortitude, Game of Thrones) play Brutus and Cassius, David Calder (The Lost City of Z, The Hatton Garden Job) plays Caesar and David Morrissey (The Missing, Hangmen, The Walking Dead) is Mark Antony. Broadcast live from The Bridge Theatre, London.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Mozart's Così fan tutte
Showing:
Sat, Mar 31 @ 1 pm
A winning cast comes together for Phelim McDermott’s clever vision of Mozart’s comedy about the sexes, set in a carnival-esque, funhouse environment inspired by 1950s Coney Island.
   
 
  Exhibition on Screen: Cézanne - Portraits of a Life
Showing:
Sat, Apr 7 @ 2 pm
EXHIBITION ON SCREEN is thrilled to present one of the most talked-about exhibitions of the year. Dedicated to the portrait work of Paul Cézanne, the exhibition opens in Paris before traveling to London and Washington.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: Giselle (encore)
Showing:
Sun, Apr 8 @ 1 pm
When Giselle learns that her beloved Albrecht is promised to another woman, she dies of a broken heart in his arms. While Albrecht grieves,she returns from the dead as a Wili, a vengeful spirit meant to make unfaithful men dance until death…
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Verdi's Luisa Miller
Showing:
Sat, Apr 14 @ 12:30 pm
James Levine and Plácido Domingo add yet another chapter to their legendary Met collaboration with this rarely performed Verdi gem, a heart-wrenching tragedy of fatherly love. Sonya Yoncheva sings the title role opposite Piotr Beczala in the first Met performances of the opera in more than ten years.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Massenet's Cendrillon
Showing:
Sat, Apr 28 @ 1 pm
For the first time ever, Massenet’s sumptuous take on the Cinderella story comes to the Met, with Joyce DiDonato starring in the title role. Pre-opera talk at 11:45 AM.
   
 
  Exhibition on Screen: Vincent van Gogh - A New Way of Seeing (Encore)
Showing:
Sat, Jun 2 @ 2 pm
Showcasing Van Gogh’s iconic works like never before and featuring exclusive interviews with the curatorial team at the Van Gogh Museum, this EXHIBITION ON SCREEN favorite from Season 2 makes a welcome return to the big screen.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: Coppélia
Showing:
Sun, Jun 10 @ 1 pm
Swanhilda notices her fiancé Franz is infatuated with the beautiful Coppélia who sits reading on her balcony each day. Nearly breaking up the two sweethearts, Coppélia is not what she seems and Swanhilda decides to teach Franz a lesson…
   
 
 
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