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Special Events at the Lincoln Theater

  YMCA Music Theatre Camp performance
Wed, Aug 22 @ 1 pm
Wed, Aug 22 @ 4 pm
Join the Y-Arts Theater Music campers, grades 1-9, as they perform a fully staged Broadway Junior musical.
  "I Love Maine" World Premier
Sat, Aug 25 @ 7 pm
Join us for the World Premier of I Love Maine, filmed by the Y-Arts Maine Musical Movie Campers. Music composed by native Mainer, Joel Biron.
  National Theatre Live: Julie
Thu, Sep 6 @ 2 pm
BAFTA Award-winning actress Vanessa Kirby (The Crown) and Eric Kofi Abrefa (The Amen Corner) feature in the cast of this brand new production, directed by Carrie Cracknell (NT Live: The Deep Blue Sea).
  Stories to Screen - Free Book Give-Away
Sat, Sep 8 @ 10 am
Swing by Lincoln Theater as we launch our newest Stories to Screen series with our FREE BOOK GIVE-AWAY! We will have 50 free copies available of all 4 books.
  Maine Coast Harvest: Community Film Screening & Discussion
Tue, Sep 11 @ 6 pm
Meet some of the people behind "Maine Coast Harvest" and learn why aquaculture holds great promise for Maine.
  RSC: Romeo and Juliet
Thu, Sep 13 @ 8:30 am
Thu, Sep 13 @ 12:30 pm
Shakespeare's Classic from his home in Stratford Upon Avon in this contemporary production by the Royal Shakespeare Company. What if your first true love was someone you’d been told you must hate?
  Behind the Scenes of the PBS NewsHour: News media challenges in 2018 An evening with Executive Producer Sara Just
Thu, Sep 13 @ 7 pm
In her 30 years in the television news business, Sara Just has seen dramatic changes. As patterns of media consumption have changed for so many of us in our lives, so too has the process of reporting and producing the news on television.
  Poldark Season 4 Sneak Peek
Fri, Sep 14 @ 2 pm
This afternoon will feature a free screening in partnership with Maine Public of the finale of Season 3 and then the new premiere of Season 4 (which airs on TV on September 30th) of the hit series Poldark.
  Talking Music in Maine, Intimate Conversations: Paul Sullivan
Thu, Sep 20 @ 7 pm
This series continues to explore the musicians' craft with artists who have had an impact on the music scene in Maine and beyond.
  An American in Paris: The Musical
Sun, Sep 23 @ 2 pm
The hit Broadway musical, broadcast live from London's West End.
  National Theatre Live: King Lear
Thu, Sep 27 @ 2 pm
Broadcast live from London’s West End, see Ian McKellen’s ‘extraordinarily moving portrayal’ (Independent) of King Lear in cinemas.
  Stories to Screen: Dr. Seuss' The Lorax (PG)
Sat, Sep 29 @ 10 am
A 12-year-old boy searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world.
  The Met Live in HD: Verdi's Aida with Pre-Opera Talk
Sat, Oct 6 @ 1 pm
Giuseppe Verdi’s Aïda - featuring Anna Netrebko in the title role, with Nicola Luisotti conducting.
  Kent Axell - Magician/Mentalist
Fri, Oct 5 @ 7 pm
Sat, Oct 6 @ 7 pm
Kent Axell is one of New York City's most in demand, fun and astonishing magician/ mentalists. He returns to the Lincoln Theater stage for Pumpkinfest.
  The Met Live in HD (encore): Verdi's Aida
Sat, Oct 13 @ 1 pm
Giuseppe Verdi’s Aïda - featuring Anna Netrebko in the title role, with Nicola Luisotti conducting. Encore presentation.
  The Met Live in HD: Saint-Saens' Samson et Dalila
Sat, Oct 20 @ 1 pm
Camille Saint-Saens' biblical epic stars Elina Garanca and Roberto Alagnain the title roles.
  The Atomic Cafe with Special Guest, Jayne Loader
Sun, Oct 21 @ 2 pm
Armageddon has never been so darkly funny as in The Atomic Cafe. This 1982 cult classic, newly restored, juxtaposes Cold War history, propaganda, music and culture, seamlessly crafted from government-produced educational and training films, newsreels and advertisements. Our screening includes a Q&A with one of the directors!
  The Met Live in HD: Puccini's La Fanciulla del West with Pre-Opera Talk
Sat, Oct 27 @ 1 pm
Puccini’s “American” opera, based on David Belasco’s play The Girl of the Golden West.
  National Theatre Live: Allelujah!
Thu, Nov 1 @ 2 pm
Alan Bennett’s sharp and hilarious new play is ‘just what the doctor ordered’ (Daily Telegraph). Filmed live at London’s Bridge Theatre during its limited run, don’t miss this acclaimed production full of ‘singalongs and stinging wit’ (Guardian).
  The Met Live in HD: Muhly's Marnie
Sat, Nov 10 @ 1 pm
A Met Premiere Production and First Time in HD.
  National Theatre Live: The Madness of George III
Tue, Nov 20 @ 2 pm
Multi-award-winning drama The Madness of George III will be broadcast live in National Theatre Live’s first ever broadcast from Nottingham Playhouse.
  National Theatre Live: Antony & Cleopatra
Thu, Dec 6 @ 2 pm
Broadcast live from the National Theatre, Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo play Shakespeare’s famous fated couple in his great tragedy of politics, passion and power.
  The Met Live in HD: Verdi's La Traviata
Sat, Dec 15 @ 1 pm
Verdi’s La Traviata survived a notoriously unsuccessful opening night to become one of the best-loved operas in the repertoire.
  The Met Live in HD: Cilea's Adriana Lecouvreur
Sat, Jan 12 @ 1 pm
For the first time at the Met, Anna Netrebko sings the title role of Adriana Lecouvreur, the great 18th-century actress in love with the military hero, Maurizio, sung by Piotr Beczala.
  Exhibition on Screen: Degas - Passion for Perfection
Sat, Jan 19 @ 2 pm
EXHIBITION ON SCREEN journeys from a superb exhibition at The Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge, whose extensive collection of Degas’ works is the most representative in Britain, to the streets of Paris
  National Theatre Live: I'm Not Running
Thu, Jan 31 @ 2 pm
I’m Not Running is an explosive new play by David Hare, premiering at the National Theatre and broadcast live.
  The Met Live in HD: Bizet's Carmen with Pre-Opera Talk
Sat, Feb 2 @ 1 pm
Clementine Margaine is opera's ultimate seductress, opposite Roberto Alagna, who captivated Live in HD audiences as Don Jose in 2010.
  Exhibition on Screen: Young Picasso
Sat, Feb 9 @ 2 pm
Pablo Picasso is one of the greatest artists of all time - and right up until his death in 1973 he was the most prolific of artists. Many films have dealt with these later years - the art, the affairs and the wide circle of friends. But where did this all begin? What made Picasso in the first place?
  The Met Live in HD: Donizetti's La Fille du Régiment with Pre-Opera Talk
Sat, Mar 2 @ 1 pm
Tenor Javier Camarena and soprano Pretty Yende team up for a feast of bel canto vocal fireworks on the Met stage.
  The Met Live in HD: Wagner's Die Walküre
Sat, Mar 30 @ 12 pm
The second installment of Wagner's Ring cycle.
  Exhibition on Screen: Rembrandt (encore)
Sat, Apr 13 @ 2 pm
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND Every Rembrandt exhibition is eagerly anticipated but this major show hosted by London’s National Gallery and Amsterdam’s Rijksmuseum was an event like no other.
  The Met Live in HD: Poulenc's Dialogues des Carmélites
Sat, May 11 @ 12 pm
Met Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin leads an accomplished ensemble in Poulenc's devastating modern masterpiece of faith and martyrdom.
  Exhibition on Screen: Van Gogh & Japan
Sat, Jun 8 @ 2 pm
"I envy the Japanese" Van Gogh wrote to his brother Theo. In the exhibition on which this film is based - VAN GOGH & JAPAN at the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam - one can see why.
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