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  Great Art On Screen - Gauguin in Tahiti: Paradise Lost
Showing:
Fri, Oct 18 @ 2 pm
GAUGUIN IN TAHITI: PARADISE LOST traces the legendary life story of Paul Gauguin who left France for Tahiti.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Puccini's Turandot (encore)
Showing:
Sat, Oct 19 @ 1 pm
Encore screening of last week's live opera performance. Includes pre-opera talk with Dr. Morton Achter. 11:45 AM.
   
 
  Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am (PG-13)
Showing:
Tue, Oct 22 @ 2 pm
Tue, Oct 22 @ 7 pm
This artful and intimate meditation on the legendary storyteller examines her life, her works and the powerful themes she has confronted throughout her literary career.
   
 
  Talking Food in Maine: Intimate Conversations with special guest, Kerry Altiero
Showing:
Thu, Oct 24 @ 7 pm
Chef Altiero is the owner of the iconic and award-winning Café Miranda based in Rockland.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Massenet's Manon
Showing:
Sat, Oct 26 @ 1 pm
Massenet’s tale of passion, excess, and their consequences stars rising soprano Lisette Oropesa in the effervescent title role. Tenor Michael Fabiano is her ardent admirer, Chevalier des Grieux, with Maurizio Benini conducting Laurent Pelly’s enchanting production.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet presents: Raymonda
Showing:
Sun, Oct 27 @ 1 pm
Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema is an initiative to bring world-class ballet, direct from the legendary Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, exclusively to cinema audiences around the world. Each production features a complete performance plus behind-the-scenes, interviews with cast and creative teams and other bonus content. The 2019-20 season marks the 10th Anniversary of the program.
   
 
  Exhibition on Screen - Leonardo: The Works
Showing:
Sat, Nov 2 @ 1 pm
This film looks afresh at Leonardo’s life – his inventiveness, his sculptural skills, his military foresight and his ability to navigate the treacherous politics of the day – through the prism of his art. To be released on the 500th anniversary of his death, this is the definitive film about Leonardo: the first to truly tell the whole story.
   
 
  Summoned: Frances Perkins and the General Welfare
Showing:
Tue, Nov 5 @ 4 pm
Frances Perkins, FDR’s Secretary of Labor and the first woman to serve as a cabinet secretary, was the principal architect of the New Deal, credited with formulating policies to shore up the national economy following the nation’s most serious economic crisis and helping to create the modern middle class. She was in every respect a self-made woman who rose from humble New England origins to become America’s leading advocate for industrial safety and workers’ rights.
   
 
  Talking Art in Maine, Intimate Conversations: Michel Droge
Showing:
Wed, Nov 6 @ 7 pm
Talking Art in Maine is a series of intimate, one on one conversations between artist, Jane Dahmen, and notable artists and curators who have made a substantial contribution to the arts in the state of Maine. This week we welcome Michel Droge.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Puccini's Madame Butterfly
Showing:
Sat, Nov 9 @ 1 pm
Anthony Minghella’s vividly cinematic staging returns to cinemas, featuring soprano Hui He in the devastating title role.
   
 
  Great Art On Screen - The Prado Museum: A Collection of Wonders
Showing:
Wed, Nov 20 @ 7 pm
Fri, Nov 22 @ 2 pm
THE PRADO MUSEUM: A COLLECTION OF WONDERS celebrates the 200th anniversary of the storied Prado Museum -- one of the most-visited museums in the world.
   
 
  Talking Food in Maine: Intimate Conversations with special guest Kathy Gunst
Showing:
Thu, Nov 21 @ 7 pm
Chef Gunst is the author of 15 cookbooks and is currently working on a new book called Rage Baking (to be published in Feb. 2020) about baking, activism and women’s voices.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Philip Glass' Akhnaten
Showing:
Sat, Nov 23 @ 1 pm
A Met Premier. Pre-Opera Talk with Dr. Morton Achter at 11:45 AM.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet presents: Le Corsaire
Showing:
Sun, Nov 24 @ 1 pm
Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema is an initiative to bring world-class ballet, direct from the legendary Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, exclusively to cinema audiences around the world. Each production features a complete performance plus behind-the-scenes, interviews with cast and creative teams and other bonus content. The 2019-20 season marks the 10th Anniversary of the program.
   
 
  Seacoast Youth and Community Orchestras Winter Concert
Showing:
Tue, Dec 3 @ 7 pm
Join us for this free concert!
   
 
  Great Composers: In Search of Beethoven
Showing:
Sat, Dec 21 @ 1 pm
Compelling, original and comprehensive, the connoisseurs guide to the real Beethoven behind the myth. Narrated by Juliet Stevenson. With 100 interviews / experts views / exclusive performances.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet presents: The Nutcracker
Showing:
Sun, Dec 22 @ 1 pm
Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema is an initiative to bring world-class ballet, direct from the legendary Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, exclusively to cinema audiences around the world. Each production features a complete performance plus behind-the-scenes, interviews with cast and creative teams and other bonus content. The 2019-20 season marks the 10th Anniversary of the program.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Alban Berg's Wozzeck
Showing:
Sat, Jan 11 @ 1 pm
A new production. Pre-Opera Talk with Dr. Morton Achter at 11:45 AM.
   
 
  NT Live: Hansard
Showing:
Sat, Jan 18 @ 1 pm
Hansard; noun. The official report of all parliamentary debates....
   
 
  NT Live: Present Laughter
Showing:
Sat, Jan 25 @ 1 pm
Captured live from The Old Vic in London, Present Laughter is a giddy and surprisingly modern reflection on fame, desire and loneliness.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet presents: Giselle
Showing:
Sun, Jan 26 @ 1 pm
Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema is an initiative to bring world-class ballet, direct from the legendary Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, exclusively to cinema audiences around the world. Each production features a complete performance plus behind-the-scenes, interviews with cast and creative teams and other bonus content. The 2019-20 season marks the 10th Anniversary of the program.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess
Showing:
Sat, Feb 1 @ 1 pm
A new production. Pre-Opera Talk with Dr. Morton Achter at 11:45 AM.
   
 
  Great Composers: In Search of Mozart
Showing:
Sat, Feb 8 @ 1 pm
An unmissable biography narrated by Juliet Stevenson and featuring interviews and performances with over 70 of the greatest exponents of Mozart’s music.
   
 
  Talking Food in Maine: Intimate Conversations with special guest, Leigh Kellis
Showing:
Thu, Feb 13 @ 7 pm
Leigh Kellis is a mom who started the Holy Donut in Portland and Scarborough, Maine... where is she now?
   
 
  NT Live: All My Sons
Showing:
Sat, Feb 15 @ 2 pm
Broadcast live from The Old Vic in London, Academy Award-winner Sally Field and Bill Pullman star in Arthur Miller’s blistering drama All My Sons.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet presents: Swan Lake
Showing:
Sun, Feb 23 @ 1 pm
Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema is an initiative to bring world-class ballet, direct from the legendary Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, exclusively to cinema audiences around the world. Each production features a complete performance plus behind-the-scenes, interviews with cast and creative teams and other bonus content. The 2019-20 season marks the 10th Anniversary of the program.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Handel's Agrippina
Showing:
Sat, Feb 29 @ 1 pm
A Met Premiere. As the imperious title empress, mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato leads the Met premiere of Handel’s tale of deception and deceit. Harry Bicket conducts Sir David McVicar’s wry new production, which gives this Baroque black comedy a politically charged, modern updating.
   
 
  Great Composers: In Search of Chopin
Showing:
Sat, Mar 7 @ 1 pm
Phil Grabsky brings us the music and life story of Fryderyk Chopin, considered one of the greatest composers of all time.
   
 
  Talking Food in Maine: Intimate Conversations with special guests Luke Holden and Ben Conniff
Showing:
Thu, Mar 12 @ 7 pm
In 2009, Luke Holden opened the first Luke’s Lobster in the East Village with his dad Jeff, a lobster processor, and co-founder, Ben Conniff. Today, there are 28 Luke’s Lobster restaurants in the U.S. in some of the country’s biggest markets, such as Boston, New York City, Chicago and Miami.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Wagner's Der Fliegende Holländer
Showing:
Sat, Mar 14 @ 1 pm
Sir Bryn Terfel returns to the Met for the first time since 2012, as the mysterious seafarer searching for salvation. Director François Girard, whose mesmerizing production of Parsifal recently wowed Met audiences, returns to stage Wagner’s eerie early masterwork.
   
 
  Exhibition On Screen - Lucian Freud: A Self Portrait
Showing:
Sat, Mar 21 @ 1 pm
The exhibition will display more than 50 paintings, prints and drawings in which this modern master of British art turned his unflinching eye firmly on himself. One of the most celebrated painters of our time, Lucian Freud is also one of very few 20th-century artists who portrayed themselves with such consistency.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet presents: Romeo and Juliet
Showing:
Sun, Mar 29 @ 1 pm
Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema is an initiative to bring world-class ballet, direct from the legendary Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, exclusively to cinema audiences around the world. Each production features a complete performance plus behind-the-scenes, interviews with cast and creative teams and other bonus content. The 2019-20 season marks the 10th Anniversary of the program.
   
 
  Great Composers: In Search of Haydn
Showing:
Sat, Apr 4 @ 1 pm
In this eagerly-awaited documentary, Phil Grabsky’s biographical account of Haydn’s life is a visual and aural extravaganza, including breath-taking performances by some of the world’s most celebrated musicians.
   
 
  Exhibition on Screen: Easter in Art
Showing:
Sun, Apr 5 @ 1 pm
From the triumphant to the savage, the ethereal to the tactile, some of western civilization’s greatest artworks focus on the story of Christ’s death and resurrection.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Puccini's Tosca
Showing:
Sat, Apr 11 @ 1 pm
Superstar soprano Anna Netrebko appears in her 16th Live in HD transmission, taking on the soaring title diva of Puccini’s grand melodrama. Bertrand de Billy conducts Sir David McVicar’s evocative production, with tenor Brian Jagde as Tosca’s impassioned lover, Cavaradossi, and baritone Michael Volle as the sinister Scarpia.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet presents: Jewels
Showing:
Sun, Apr 19 @ 1 pm
Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema is an initiative to bring world-class ballet, direct from the legendary Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, exclusively to cinema audiences around the world. Each production features a complete performance plus behind-the-scenes, interviews with cast and creative teams and other bonus content. The 2019-20 season marks the 10th Anniversary of the program.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Donizetti's Maria Stuarda
Showing:
Sat, May 9 @ 1 pm
A pseudo-historical opera about Mary, Queen of Scots, and her bitter rivalry with Queen Elizabeth I, Donizetti’s drama thrills with intense stand-offs and impressive vocal displays. Soprano Diana Damrau and mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton square off as two of history’s most formidable monarchs, with Maurizio Benini conducting.
   
 
  Exhibition on Screen: Frida Kahlo
Showing:
Sat, Sep 12 @ 1 pm
We might think we already know Frida Kahlo – the image of floral crowns, big brows and folk style clothing have made her a muse to generations – but what lies beneath the surface of this intensely passionate woman?
   
 
 
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