The sensational young concert artist and teacher Jean-François Latour brings his Franco heritage to our series when he returns to Performance Hall for a solo program. This native of Trois Rivières, Québec completed both undergraduate and graduate programs at the University of Montreal, and later received his Artist Diploma with Leon Fleisher at the Peabody Conservatory in Baltimore.
Bob 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. Pre-show reception at 6:30 p.m.
The “Just Us” Entertainers will be presenting their 16th annual summer benefit concert at the Center. The group first performed at the Center in the summer of 2000 to raise funds for the then Festival de Joie.
The cost of the meal and the programs is $10 per person. The doors open at 10 a.m. Guests may contact the Center office for reservations at 783.1585. E-mail reservations may be sent to email@example.com. La Rencontre is in no way restricted to French-speakers or even those of Franco descent. All are welcome to attend this fun monthly meal and event, as long as spots remain open.
Following the meal, Roger Renaud, a multi-instrumentalist and vocalist, will provide the entertainment.
The magnificent Gendron Franco Center is handicap accessible and is located on the corner of Cedar and Oxford Streets in the “Little Canada” section of Lewiston, just across the bridge from New Auburn.
Mainely Improv, On the Spot Comedy! April 1 7:30 p.m. @FrancoCenterME $12. Bar/Concessions open at 6:30. 783.1585. https://t.co/XX8CaaEoYu,Mar 31
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