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Franco Center Offers Sponsor Naming Rights for its Performance Hall

The Franco Center's Performance Hall as seen from the back of the stage looking toward the seats (Brian Fitzgerald photo).

The Franco Center’s Performance Hall as seen from the back of the stage looking toward the seats. In the foreground is a Steinway 9-foot Series D grand piano. (Brian Fitzgerald photo)

The Franco Center is offering naming rights to its crown jewel, its acoustically and visually magnificent 428-seat Performance Hall.

The board and management at the Franco Center are not saying what the exact cost will be to affix a corporate sponsor name to its elegant main performance space, only that their goal is to find a sponsor willing to enter into a long-term commitment of five to ten years or more. Continue reading

Upcoming Performances

  • May
    30

    MMS Fundraiser with The Moon Dawgs

    Heritage Hall

    May 30 - May 31

    7:00 pm - 10:58 am

    Moon-Dawgs-logo-2Maine Music Society presents “Rock the Night Away with the Moon Dawgs” with dancing, cash bar, live auction and hors d’oeuvres.

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  • Jun
    7

    Just Us

    Performance Hall

    Jun 7 - Jun 7

    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Just Us 2014 - StraightenThe ‘Just Us’ Entertainers will be presenting their annual summer program at the Center.  For many years, the group has performed at the Franco Center in order to assist in raising funds for the continued operation of the Center.  This will be the 15th year the Entertainers have held such an event.

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  • Jun
    12

    Bob Marley

    Performance Hall

    Jun 12 - Jun 13

    8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

    BobMarley_PromoShotBob Marley is one of the hottest and most sought-after comedians in the country. He has been featured in his own special on Comedy Central and is one of the few comics to do the complete late-night TV circuit: “Late Show with David Letterman,” “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno”, “Late Night with Conan O’Brien” and “The Late Late Show” with Craig Ferguson and Craig Kilborn.

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  • Jun
    24

    Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day

    Heritage Hall

    Jun 24 - Jun 24

    11:30 am - 4:00 pm

    Julie-BarlowOn the feast day of St. John the Baptist, the Center, in association with the Franco-American Collection at USM/LAC, will host an event in celebration of Franco-American culture and heritage.

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  • Jul
    3

    The Fuse

    Jul 3 - Jul 3

    7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    Flag 2008Produced by the Liberty Festival, THE FUSE is a warm-up to our national celebration on July 4th. Join THE FUSE event on July 3rd at Veteran’s Park

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