Upcoming Events

E.g., 2019/02/21
E.g., 2019/02/21

Music: Lucy Dacus with Mal Blum and Fenne Lily The Maine debut of one of indie-rock's most distinctive new voices

Lucy Dacus is done thinking small. Two years after her 2016 debut, No Burden, won her unanimous acclaim as one of rock's most promising new voices, Dacus returns on March 2 with Historian, a remarkably assured 10-track statement of intent. It finds her unafraid to take on the big questions — the life-or-death reckonings, and the ones that just feel that way. It's a record full of... MORE
Sunday03.17.2019
8:00 PM
$10 advance, $12 day of show

Music: Princess Performance art-pop psychedelic duo perform the Portland premiere of their live narrative video album Out There

The World Premiere of Princess’s Out There will be this spring at the Andy Warhol Museum followed by a tour at other institutions including the NYC premiere at New Museum, MCA San Diego, MOCA Cleveland, MIT List Visual Arts Center, Wexner Center for the Arts, DePaul Art Museum, Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Alabama Contemporary Art Center,... MORE
Thursday03.21.2019
8:30 PM
$10 advance, $12 day of show
$2 off for SPACE members

Music: Jenny Lin Plays Philip Glass The Steinway recording artist and preeminent pianist plays pieces from legendary minimalist composer Philip Glass

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Friday03.22.2019
8:00 PM
$15 advance, $20 day of show
$2 off for SPACE members

Music: Buke and Gase with mmeadows and Jesus Cactus Iconic experimental pop duo make their overdue Maine debut

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Saturday03.23.2019
8:30 PM
$10 advance, $12 day of show

Film: Dirty Looks: 8 Years on

SPACE is pleased to present Dirty Looks: 8 Years on, a series of short films addressing queer history and identity. Queer film collective Dirty Looks compiles eight years of experimental screenings for a shorts program of signature delights that queer the pop cannon and (under)mine history for all of her unanswered questions. Ranging from digital drag revisionism to post-bohemian celluloid... MORE
Sunday03.24.2019
7:00 PM
$8 general admission
$6 members

Performance: Pericles - Naked Shakespeare Acorn Productions

Never has a man been so beset by storms and tumultuous circumstance as our hero Pericles. So says medieval poet John Gower, who returns from the grave briefly to lead us through this cautionary and fantastical account of heroes and villains, adventure and tragedy, love, loss and redemption. This fairy-tale is Shakespeare as you have not seen him before – gritty, dangerous, yet lovely and... MORE
Thursday03.28.2019
7:00 PM
Tickets available through Acorn Productions. General admission $20
$15 students and seniors

Performance: Pericles - Naked Shakespeare Acorn Productions

Never has a man been so beset by storms and tumultuous circumstance as our hero Pericles. So says medieval poet John Gower, who returns from the grave briefly to lead us through this cautionary and fantastical account of heroes and villains, adventure and tragedy, love, loss and redemption. This fairy-tale is Shakespeare as you have not seen him before – gritty, dangerous, yet lovely and... MORE
Friday03.29.2019
7:00 PM
Tickets available through Acorn Productions. General admission $20
$15 students and seniors

Performance: Pericles - Naked Shakespeare Acorn Productions

Never has a man been so beset by storms and tumultuous circumstance as our hero Pericles. So says medieval poet John Gower, who returns from the grave briefly to lead us through this cautionary and fantastical account of heroes and villains, adventure and tragedy, love, loss and redemption. This fairy-tale is Shakespeare as you have not seen him before – gritty, dangerous, yet lovely and... MORE
Saturday03.30.2019
7:00 PM
Tickets available through Acorn Productions. General admission $20
$15 students and seniors

Performance: Pericles - Naked Shakespeare Acorn Productions

Never has a man been so beset by storms and tumultuous circumstance as our hero Pericles. So says medieval poet John Gower, who returns from the grave briefly to lead us through this cautionary and fantastical account of heroes and villains, adventure and tragedy, love, loss and redemption. This fairy-tale is Shakespeare as you have not seen him before – gritty, dangerous, yet lovely and... MORE
Sunday03.31.2019
3:00 PM
Tickets available through Acorn Productions. General admission $20
$15 students and seniors

Music: Sammus with Just Plain Jones and Achene the rapper-producer-writer-activist & Ivy League PhD candidate returns!

Sammus (Enongo Lumumba-Kasongo) is an Ithaca-raised, Philadelphia-based rap artist, producer, and PhD student in the Department of Science & Technology Studies at Cornell University.  Known as much for her rousing stage presence as she is for her prowess as a beatmaker and lyricist, Sammus has spent the past several years cultivating a strong following of activists, hip hop heads,... MORE
Thursday04.11.2019
8:30 PM
$10 advance, $12 day of show
$2 off for SPACE members

Featured Upcoming Events

  • Community event: Thursday, Feb 21, 2019   |   12:00 PM
    Maine Arts Iditarod 2019: Portland (RESCHEDULED DUE TO WEATHER)
  • Music: Saturday, Feb 23, 2019   |   8:30 PM
    Video Nasties, amiright?, Cheap City, Goiter
  • Film: Sunday, Feb 24, 2019   |   3:00 PM
    The Foreigner's Home
  • Artist Talk: Wednesday, Feb 27, 2019   |   6:00 PM
    Eli Sobel with Pilar Nadal
  • Film: Sunday, Mar 3, 2019   |   7:00 PM
    Rebels on Pointe
  • Music: Wednesday, Mar 6, 2019   |   8:00 PM
    Bells Atlas with Kafari
  • Music: Sunday, Mar 10, 2019   |   8:00 PM
    Pete McCann Quartet

Past Events

  • Music: Thursday, Feb 14, 2019
    Ash & Herb's Soul Connection with DJ $CREAMS
  • Music: Tuesday, Feb 12, 2019
    Andy Shauf with Haley Heynderickx
  • Film: Monday, Feb 11, 2019
    Rififi
  • Theater: Saturday, Feb 9, 2019
    TRUE WEST by Sam Shepard - Closing Night SOLD OUT!
  • Theater: Friday, Feb 8, 2019
    TRUE WEST by Sam Shepard - SOLD OUT!
  • Theater: Thursday, Feb 7, 2019
    TRUE WEST by Sam Shepard - SOLD OUT!
  • Performance: Wednesday, Feb 6, 2019
    The End of Men; An Ode to Ocean - SOLD OUT!
  • Theater: Monday, Feb 4, 2019
    TRUE WEST by Sam Shepard - SOLD OUT!
  • Theater: Sunday, Feb 3, 2019
    TRUE WEST by Sam Shepard - SOLD OUT!
  • Theater: Saturday, Feb 2, 2019
    TRUE WEST by Sam Shepard - SOLD OUT!