Arts & Culture

Hip Hop Workshop

DENA RIZZO WILL BE TEACHING HIP HOP CLASSES AT DANCE UNLIMITED LLC ( Augusta) on SATURDAY, DECEMBER 4th and SUNDAY, DECEMBER  5th.  Don't miss this great opportunity to take with one of the country's hottest hip hop artists. 
Classes are available for ages 6 to adult and are open to all ability levels. 
Please call 623-0821 or email us at info@dance-u.com for class schedules and
  registration information.

DENA RIZZO, RENOWNED HIP HOP DANCER AND CHOREOGRAPHER HAS BECOME ONE OF AMERICA'S SUPREME NAMES IN THE DANCE WORLD. DENA HAS WORKED WITH
MTV,VH-1 AND HAS 5  HIP HOP INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEOS.
SHE IS BASED OUT OF SOUTH CAROLINA BUT TRAVELS ALL OVER THE COUNTRY TEACHING AND EDUCATING STUDENTS IN HIP HOP AND BREAKDANCING.
SHE IS ON THE FACULTY OF SHOWSTOPPERS, DANCE MAKERS, DESTINATION BROADWAY AND HAS WORKED WITH DARRIN HENSON'S DANCE GROOVE TOUR JUST TO NAME A FEW.

Little Feat is coming to Waterville, and we're opening a new venue!

Waterville Opera House
1 Common Street, Waterville, ME  04901
Box Office: 207 873-7000

January 6th, 2011 @ 8:30pm

Tickets $32.50 adv, $35 dos, All Ages, General Admission

Purchase tickets online

Website: http://www.littlefeat.net/
Video: "Dixie Chicken"
publicity:  bridget@metrohybrid.com

Enter to win tickets on Facebook

Southern-fried band Little Feat blend blues, R&B, country, and rock & roll into a uniquely unconventional sound that has made them favorites since the 1960s.

Little Feat is very possibly the last-man -standing example of what used to be the norm in American music, a fusion of a broad span of styles and genres into something utterly distinctive.

Fundraising Event

On December 4, 2010 from 9-3, Capital Area Federal Credit Union will be hosting a craft fair to benefit Maine Special Olympics. Location 2010 North Belfast Ave, Augusta, right next to Augusta Seafood. There will be 10 local crafters on hand and merchandise from Ten Thousand Villages a Frade Trade Organization. There will also be bake goods and food from Augusta Seafood and some award winning chowder from the Red Barn all for sale. There is nothing better than a unique hand made gift to give for Christmas and support a great cause as well.

RISING Sculpture Unveiling 11/19

Savings Bank of Maine is pleased to join Nationally known sculptor and Gardiner resident, Robert Lash for the unveiling his latest work, titled RISING, at Gardiner’s Waterfront Park on Friday, November 19 at 1PM.

Commissioned by the Savings Bank of Maine as part of their generous donation for improvements to Gardiner’s Waterfront Park, RISING will stand at the Flood Tide Terrace which was designed by Landscape Architecture Firm Gates, Leighton & Associates, and sits across from the park’s boat launch.

RISING stands approximately twenty feet high, has over 300 linear feet of continuous welds, and weighs over six tons.

Comedy of Errors to be Performed at UCB on November 8th and at UMA on November 10th

The Theater at Monmouth will present Shakespeare's The Comedy of Errors on UMA's Bangor and Augusta campuses on November 8th and 10th respectively.

The play will be performed on Monday, November 8 at University College of Bangor, UMA's Bangor campus in room 124 of Eastport Hall at 7:30 pm. It will be performed on Wednesday, November 10 on UMA's Augusta campus in Jewett Hall Auditorium at 7:30 pm.

Both shows are free and open to the public. Because of limited seating, tickets will be distributed on the Augusta campus at the Information Desk in the Randall Student Center, and on the Bangor campus in 126 Eastport Hall.

For more information, please click here or contact Robert Kellerman at (207) 621-3401, or at robert.kellerman@maine.edu.

Come enjoy WMSt's Winter Wonderland Gala

Waterville Main Street's biggest fundraiser of the year, their Winter Wonderland Gala, is coming to the Hathaway. This year's event will take place Wednesday, November 10th from 6-9 p.m. and will include a catered meal, live auction, silent auction and more! Tickets are available at Barrels, WMSt, or by calling 680-2055. FMI: http://www.watervillemainstreet.org/events.php. The Hathaway was also the recent venue for a WMS-sponsored contra dance during Harvestfest weekend, at which fun was had by all!