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A CHRISTMAS CAROL Opens Friday at The Public Theatre!

Posted on 12/06/2013 6:13pm by Default Admin

This holiday season, for one weekend only, Dec 13, 14, and 15th, The Public Theatre, will present their acclaimed adaptation of A Christmas Carol. “There’s a great reason why this story is told during the holidays”, says Artistic Director Christopher Schario. “Sometimes it’s easy to forget the true meaning of the season in all the holiday shopping. Watching Scrooge’s journey awakens my own holiday spirit and always gets me ready to truly celebrate Christmas.”
Another thing worth celebrating is The Public Theatre’s top ticket price of only $20 for adults and $5 for everyone eighteen or under. It’s professional theatre at a price even Scrooge would love!

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A CHRISTMAS CAROL returns to The Public Theatre!

Posted on 11/22/2013 11:57am by Default Admin

This holiday season, for one weekend only, Dec 13, 14, and 15th, The Public Theatre, will present their acclaimed adaptation of A Christmas Carol followed by a holiday sing-a-long featuring Christmas Carol fiddler Jennifer Armstrong. The Public Theatre’s own version of Dickens’ classic has become a favorite holiday tradition in Lewiston/Auburn. This inventive adaptation, performed by six actors and a fiddler, was developed and written for The Public Theatre by Artistic Director Christopher Schario in 1993, and has since been published by Dramatists Play Service and is now regularly performed by theatres around the world.

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THE BOOK OF MORON opens Friday!

Posted on 11/01/2013 1:34am by Default Admin

If you like intelligent comedy that makes you laugh as much as it makes you think, then head on over to The Public Theatre this weekend for the hilarious and provocative comedy, The Book of Moron playing for one weekend only Nov 8, 9, and 10th.

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LOVE/SICK opens Friday at The Public Theatre

Posted on 10/16/2013 12:03pm by Default Admin

Love/Sick, an unromantic comedy about the realities of being in love, and what happens to relationships once you start throwing children, careers and expectations into the mix opens this Friday at The Public Theatre, Lewiston/Auburn's Professional Theatre.

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LOVE/SICK opens at The Public Theatre!

Posted on 10/04/2013 12:23pm by Default Admin

The Public Theatre, Lewiston/Auburn’s Professional Theatre, kicks off its 23rd season with the un-romantic comedyLove/Sick, running Oct 18 – 27. This series of funny and bittersweet love stories written by Maine playwright John Cariani, author of the popular comedy Almost, Maine, revisits the topic of love, but this time dares to ask, “Once you find love, what the heck do you do with it, and how do you make it last?” From a bride who wears Isotoners to keep her ‘cold feet’ warm, to a man who loses his hearing every time the words “I love you” are spoken; this perfect show for imperfect lovers will strike a resonant chord with anyone who’s ever been in a relationship.

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Free performance of The Public Theatre’s professional Summer Theatre Acting Program for Teens

Posted on 07/19/2013 12:00am

The Public Theatre’s professional theatre training program for teens will perform “HOW TO ACT LIKE A CHILD – lessons in not being a grown up”, based on the novel “How to Eat Like a Child” by Delia Efron on Friday, July 26th at 6pm at The Public Theatre. Featuring a hand-picked group of 16 students ranging in ages from 10 to 16, these young thespians have been hard at work for the past three weeks taking daily classes in stage combat, voice and speech, singing and the fundamentals of acting. The Public Theatre’s summer intensive program is a unique alternative to other “drama camps”, as it is taught exclusively by theatre professionals, offering professional insights and standards.

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The Public Theatre named “Best Theatre” by Down East Readers

Posted on 07/12/2013 12:00am

Lewiston, Maine - The Public Theatre, located in downtown Lewiston, was named Best Theatre in this year’s Best of Maine Down East issue. Down East readers and editors selected their statewide favorites this year and The Public Theatre was the top choice for theatre in Maine, making it a destination for theater lovers across the state.

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