Bangor Embraces Silly Sappy Lumberjacks in Love at Opera House

by Judy Harrison of The Bangor Daily News:

When the groundhog sees its shadow and 12 more weeks of winter are forecast for northern Maine, it’s time to head to the Bangor Opera House and spend time with burly men swinging axes who chase away the winter doldrums with some singing, dancing and washtub prancing.

Penobscot Theatre Company, under the leadership of Producing Artistic Director Bari Newport, each February offers a trifle of a comedy or musical set in Maine designed to tickle the funny bones of theatergoers … Read more.