News and Press

CA VIOLIN PROTÉGÉ TO PERFORM WITH HEARTWOOD

Opening July 19, Heartwood Theater will premiere “The Legend of Jim Cullen,” a story based on real events from Northern Maine, in 1873.  The legend positively hums with original music, performed by several talented musicians, including a young fiddle player from California.  

Heartwood Welcomes Cast for "The Legend of Jim Cullen"

RELEASE DATE: June 17, 2013

“The Legend of Jim Cullen” premieres next month, as the capstone of Heartwood’s 10th Anniversary Season – a crowning production of original, innovative and collaborative work which Heartwood audiences have come to expect and appreciate.

Youth Auditions for Heartwood & LA’s “Fiddler on the Roof”

Release Date: June 3, 2013

Heartwood Regional Theater Company and Lincoln Academy announce auditions for their annual youth musical collaborative. Fiddler on the Roof, a 1964 Broadway classic, was the first musical theater production to run more than 3,000 performances, and has been revived many times on Broadway. This winner of nine Tony awards, based on the stories of Sholem Aleichem, was created by Jerry Bock, Sheldon Harnick and Joseph Stein.

Heartwood Theater Summer Camps

Release Date: May 20. 2013

School is almost out, and summer camps are just around the corner with Heartwood Theater’s 11th annual Youth Theater Summer Camp. Sessions run throughout June 24th through July 10th, for campers entering 1st grade thru 12th grade.

Heartwood Closes Silent Auction with Festivities

RELEASE DATE: May 13, 2013

More than 150 items are up for bid in Heartwood Theater’s silent auction, on display at Skidompha Library through May 18th. From yard work to bed & breakfast packages; restaurant gift certificates to golf lessons, paintings to pet supplies … there is something for everyone here, at auction prices.

FINAL WEEKEND FOR HEARTWOOD’S “MACBETH”

RELEASE DATE: May 6, 2013

It’s Shakespeare. It’s contemporary. It’s accessible. And this is the final weekend to experience it. Heartwood Theater’s “Macbeth” is not what you’re thinking. For a glimpse of the set, the costumes, the cast - visit www.heartwoodtheater.org and watch the video trailer.

REVIEW: Macbeth at Heartwood: Alive and Visionary

 POSTING DATE: May 3, 2103 

(By Maryli Tiemann, appearing in the Brunswick Times Record's Ticket section on May 10/ 2103)

REVIEW: Heartwood’s “Macbeth”: Outside the Box

(Review by David Treadwell for the New Maine Times)

POSTING DATE: April 30, 2013

HEARTWOOD OPENS “MACBETH” TO RAVE REVIEWS

RELEASE DATE: April 30, 2013

Heartwood Theater’s modern “Macbeth” opened last weekend, and audiences found that truly, it was not what they were thinking. In a contemporary setting, with a young cast, movie-like sound track, multi projections, and beautiful, complex lighting, Shakespeare suddenly becomes very accessible.

HEARTWOOD THEATER OPENS “MACBETH”

RELEASE DATE: April 22, 2013

Opening Friday, April 26th, Heartwood’s “Macbeth.” It’s not what you’re thinking …

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