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Casey Oakes
The Bowdoin International Music Festival is one of the world’s premiere music institutes. Founded in 1964, the Festival engages exceptional students and enthusiastic audiences through world-class education and performances. After a competitive admissions process, 250 students are invited to attend the Festival and study with distinguished faculty and guest artists. Audiences are invited to memorable performances by these artists and over 175 other free events such as student performances, composer lectures, masterclasses, community concerts, studio classes, family events, and more. For more information and to live stream events visit bowdoinfestival.org.

Wendy Poole
We are a year-round non-profit professional theater in the heart of downtown Brunswick, Maine. We are committed to offering the community stimulating performances that encourage audiences and participants to think and feel, to laugh and cry.

Rebecca Beck
New England Regional Theater Company seeks to foster the development of our students throughout their entire education. Our teaching community is made up of a group of talented and creative professionals, who are passionate about creating the best Community Theater in the Mid-Coast Area. New England Regional Theater Company offers the tools and support necessary for our students to reach their full potential.

Bowdoin Theater Dance
Every year the department presents a wide variety of both theater and dance events, directed and choreographed by faculty and students. The department also hosts a range of performances, workshops, lectures, and demonstrations by visiting artists.

Oratorio Chorale
The Oratorio Chorale is an independent organization of singers, which promotes the choral arts in mid-coast Maine. Its members seek personal musical growth and the joy of making music together. Under professional direction, they are committed to presenting public performances of the highest quality through diligent preparation and the best available musical resources.

Carol Marquis
MSMT is the premier professional music theatre in the State of Maine. Now in our 58th year, MSMT has a national reputation among theatre professionals as THE resident stock theatre company to work in during the summer. MSMT is the second largest performing arts organization in the state, playing to audiences totaling over 58,000 through the course of a three-month summer season. We have 96 performances in a 4-show main stage season.

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