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  Stories to Screen: Little Women
Showing:
Sat, Oct 20 @ 10 am
Sat, Oct 27 @ 10 am
Join us to celebrate 150 years of this American classic with FREE showings of the first major dramatization of Louisa May Alcott's novel about the lives of the four March sisters during the American Civil War as they learn to navigate love, loss and the trials of growing up.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Saint-Saens' Samson et Dalila
Showing:
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
Showing:
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!
   
 
  Funny Girl - The Musical
Showing:
Wed, Oct 24 @ 7 pm
Thu, Oct 25 @ 2 pm
From Broadway to London's West End to Damariscotta, join us for Classic American Musicals, captured live, on the big screen!
   
 
  Talking Music in Maine, Intimate Conversations: Dr. Richard Nickerson
Showing:
Thu, Oct 25 @ 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.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Puccini's La Fanciulla del West with Pre-Opera Talk
Showing:
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!
Showing:
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 Grapes of Wrath (1940)
Showing:
Thu, Nov 1 @ 7 pm
Fri, Nov 2 @ 2 pm
A poor Midwest family is forced off their land. They travel to California, suffering the misfortunes of the homeless in the Great Depression.
   
 
  The Munk Debates: Be it resolved, the future of western politics is populist not liberal.
Showing:
Fri, Nov 2 @ 6:45 pm
The Munk Debates: Be it resolved, the future of western politics is populist not liberal. On the pro side, Stephan K. Bannon. On the con, David Frum
   
 
  Early Bird Sale!
Showing:
Sat, Nov 3 @ 6 am
Come say hi - and take advantage of this once a year opportunity. 10% off our gift cards!
   
 
  Stories to Screen: The Cat in the Hat (PG)
Showing:
Sat, Nov 3 @ 10 am
Two bored children have their lives turned upside down when a talking cat comes to visit them.
   
 
  DaPonte String Quartet: Winter Series I - Must It Be
Showing:
Sun, Nov 4 @ 2 pm
Winter Series I: Must it Be with compositions by Béla Bartók (1881-1945); Richard Danielpour (1960-); and Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827).
   
 
  MGC presents: Red
Showing:
Wed, Nov 7 @ 7 pm
Under the watchful gaze of his young assistant, and the threatening presence of a new generation of artists, Mark Rothko takes on his greatest challenge yet: to create a definitive work for an extraordinary setting.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Muhly's Marnie
Showing:
Sat, Nov 10 @ 1 pm
A Met Premiere Production and First Time in HD.
   
 
  LCCT presents Crimes of the Heart
Showing:
Thu, Nov 15 @ 7:30 pm
Fri, Nov 16 @ 7:30 pm
Sat, Nov 17 @ 2 pm
Sat, Nov 17 @ 7:30 pm
Beth Henley's Pulitzer Prize winning dark comedy is performed live on the Lincoln Theater state.
   
 
  National Theatre Live: The Madness of George III
Showing:
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.
   
 
  Santa Claus and Free Family Film
Showing:
Sat, Nov 24 @ 12 pm
Our annual visit for pictures with Santa followed by a free family film.
   
 
  The King and I: From the London Palladium
Showing:
Thu, Nov 29 @ 7 pm
Sat, Dec 8 @ 1 pm
The multi-award winning and critically acclaimed Lincoln Center Theater’s production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s The King And I comes to Lincoln Theater in this unmissable event recorded live from London’s iconic Palladium.
   
 
  The Met Encore Presentation: Mozart's The Magic Flute
Showing:
Sat, Dec 1 @ 1 pm
This Live in HD production of The Magic Flute is broadcast as a special holiday encore presentation. It was originally transmitted on December 30, 2006, as the inaugural production in the Live in HD series.
   
 
  National Theatre Live: Antony & Cleopatra
Showing:
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 Philadelphia Story (1940)
Showing:
Thu, Dec 6 @ 7 pm
Fri, Dec 7 @ 2 pm
When a rich woman's ex-husband and a tabloid-type reporter turn up just before her planned remarriage, she begins to learn the truth about herself. Starring Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant and Jimmy Stewart.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Verdi's La Traviata
Showing:
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
Showing:
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
Showing:
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
Showing:
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
Showing:
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
Showing:
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
Showing:
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
Showing:
Sat, Mar 30 @ 12 pm
The second installment of Wagner's Ring cycle.
   
 
  Exhibition on Screen: Rembrandt (encore)
Showing:
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
Showing:
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
Showing:
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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