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Celebrate the arts with ARTober

Month-long event shines spotlight on Bangor's arts and culture

BANGOR The creative culture of a place often serves as a major catalyst for revitalization. The past decade has seen that energy permeate the City of Bangor, where we've seen a boom in cultural excitement exciting new restaurants and interesting shops and a wealth of artistic and entertainment options.

Published in Cover Story
Wednesday, 10 April 2013 13:28

All hands on deck

Art auction to raise money for Black Bear Skatepark Association

BANGOR The Black Bear Skatepark Association is trying something a little bit different for their latest fundraising effort. Something outside the box. Something unsanctioned. 

The Unsanctioned Art Show & Auction kicked off at COESPACE on April 7. The basic premise is a simple one. 40 local artists were given blank skateboard decks and tasked with creating unique artworks for subsequent auction. Other than that one instruction, the artists were given carte blanche to let inspiration run wild.

Published in Buzz
Wednesday, 16 January 2013 13:07

Her Majesty's Cabaret opens up

Local group to present Ferme La Bouche'

BANGOR Local performance collaborative Her Majesty's Cabaret is once more bringing their unique brand of entertainment to area audiences.

This newest show called 'Ferme La Bouche' is scheduled for two performances at the newly opened Coespace, located on Columbia Street in downtown Bangor, on Jan. 19. Performance times are set for 7:30 and 10 p.m.; tickets are $7. In addition, a limited number of tickets are available for presale at the Rock and Art Shop on Central Street.

Published in Happenings
Thursday, 13 December 2012 11:52

Collaborating with Coespace

Local couple launches a new kind of creative space

BANGOR The burgeoning business scene in downtown Bangor is getting a little more active.

Located at 48 Columbia Street, Coespace is the brainchild of the husband and wife team of Joshua Schmersal and Anne Schmidt. To put it simply, Coespace is, well a space. It's a place for anyone and everyone to use as they see fit. All you have to do is cough up a very reasonable $25 per hour for a four-hour block of time and you can use the beautifully renovated modern space for any purpose you like.

Published in Buzz


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