Emerge Film Festival


Jun 13 - Jun 14

8:00 am - 11:00 pm

Emerge Film Festival


The Emerge Film Festival is scheduled to open on Jun 13 2014 and close the evening of Jun 14th with the first-cut screening of Richard3 followed by a fabulously royal after-party with cast, crew, music, cash bar and refreshments.


General Viewing Pass – The General Viewing Pass allows entry to the Friday, June 13th showing of two great horror flicks – The Hanover House and Natal, a special onstage Q&A with Director Corey Norman and the cast of Hanover House as well as more than twenty-six films on Saturday, June 14th, excluding the first-cut screening of Richard3.  Please note, entry to General Viewing Films is on a first come first serve basis.  Buy Ticket. $15

Richard3 – Maine filmmaker Michael Miclon presents a first-cut screening of Richard3. This film is a feature-length comedic-adaptation of Shakespeare’s Richard III. Buy Ticket $22

The Combo Pass  – This pass combines the General Viewing Pass and Richard3 screening and after-party. Entry to all General Viewing Films, including Hanover House, is on a first come first serve basis. Buy Ticket $32

All Access Pass – This pass includes the Combo Pass and a kick-off filmmakers’ party at Baxter Brewing Co. on Friday, June 13th including a meet and greet with filmmakers, tours of the Baxter Brewing Co. facility and two beer tickets!  Entry to all General Viewing Films, including Hanover House, is on a first come first serve basis.  Buy Ticket $40


Schedule – June 13

7:00 PM       Doors and Bar Open in Heritage Hall
8:30 PM      The Hanover House in the Performance Hall
9:45 PM      Q & A with Film Panel hosted by Ramsey Tripp
10:00 PM     Natal in the Performance Hall

Upcoming Performances

  • Sep

    Ed Gabrielsen in Concert

    Performance Hall

    Sep 27 - Sep 27

    7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

    Ed Gabrielsen's postponed concert from Jan. 11th (due to a nasty winter storm) has been re-scheduled for Sept. 27th.

    Ed Gabrielsen’s postponed concert from Jan. 11th (due to a nasty winter storm) has been re-scheduled for Sept. 27th.

    Vocalist Ed Gabrielsen is trained in both classical vocal technique and contemplative musicianship. Originally set to perform here at the Franco Center back on January 11th, a winter storm that brought icy roads and dense forced that concert to be postponed. The new concert date has been set for Sept. 27. Tickets are 15 dollars, and people with tickets from the January show can hold on to them or trade them for the new date in person at the Franco Center box office ONLY (not by phone or online).

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  • Oct

    Open House

    Oct 2 - Oct 2

    5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    Open House for Social MediaThe public is invited to the Center’s 2014 Open House to freely ‘look around’ and discover all that the Center has to offer….concerts, dance, theater, club events and much, much more.  In addition, you’ll have the opportunity to meet the Center’s new executive director, Mitch Thomas.

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  • Oct

    Michael Lewin

    Performance Hall

    Oct 10 - Oct 11

    7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

    Michael Lewin at piano LROne of America’s most gifted and charismatic concert pianists and teachers, Steinway Artist Michael Lewin, presents our second program of the 2014-2015 Piano Series season.  A member of the piano faculty at The Boston Conservatory, he has performed to great acclaim around the globe.

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  • Oct

    Midcoast Symphony Orchestra

    Performance Hall

    Oct 25 - Oct 25

    7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

    Lise de la Sale 1

    In just a few years, through her international concert appearances and her award-winning Naïve recordings, 26 year-old Lise de la Salle has established a reputation as one of today’s most exciting young artists, and as a musician of uncommon sensibility and maturity.

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  • Oct

    15/20 Fright Night

    Heritage Hall

    Oct 31 - Oct 31

    7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    Join us for a Halloween party the likes of which you’ve never seen before!  This event is for young people ages 15-20. All are welcome to come in costume to enjoy music, dancing, ghoulish lighting and more.15_20 logo (2)

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