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Address: 345 Main Street, P.O. Box 433, Rockland, ME 04841
Phone Number: (207) 594-6641; (207) 594-0070; (207) 594-6105
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Gilded Days of Old

We saw the Million Dollar Quartet in this marvelous venue. The show was as spectacular as the theater. If you want a taste of how it was in "the good old days of luxury" visit the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 22, 2015
JoDee315
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Mabank, Texas
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Mabank, Texas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

We saw the Million Dollar Quartet in this marvelous venue. The show was as spectacular as the theater. If you want a taste of how it was in "the good old days of luxury" visit the Strand and find where the Million Dollar Quartet is playing and go. It's a wonderful show especially in such a classy and unique venue.

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Swanville, Maine
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76 reviews 76 reviews
28 attraction reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

If you're headed to Mid Coast Maine, do check out their website for a great collection of music, film and special programs in this beautifully restored theater on Main Street in Rockland. If it's a concert you're headed to, get your tickets early, it often fills up.

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South Thomaston, Maine
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

I consider myself lucky to live five minutes from The Strand Theatre. The Strand presents a steady stream of quality indie, foreign, and award-winning films to Rockland, as well as live broadcasts in HD from The National Theatre in London and the Met Opera in New York. But best of all are the live concerts. I've seen so many incredible... More 

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Hope
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

You gotta love a small venue where you can hear great bands and enjoy a beer while doing so. The strand fits the bill to a tee. The seating provides for good views throughout and acoustics are wonderful. You will love the Strand. They also do movies and special events here, but we have only been for concerts.

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Rockland, Maine
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60 reviews 60 reviews
7 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

To those of us of a certain age stepping into the Strand is akin to revisiting our childhood, a time before multiplexes. The physical plant appears to be in wonderful shape. The offerings from movies to simulcasts to live performances run the gamut of tastes. I suspect everyone would find at least one event they'd like to attend. This being... More 

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Springfield, Missouri
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34 reviews 34 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

I saw Carman last month and am going to see The Barber of Saville tomorrow. Just a real treat here in a smallish town on the coast. I love the fact that because it's streaming you get close-ups of the performers and interviews. Very interesting and really ads to the experience.

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Owls Head, Maine
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We attended a Bob Marley show at the strand in July and loved it! Not only was the atmosphere inviting but it had an old school feel to it. Also for those 21+ you can go upstairs and have drinks while watching the movie or performance. Overall a great place.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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167 reviews 167 reviews
44 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Lots of interesting events and movies, audiences that know how to be quiet and good popcorn. What more could you ask for?

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Camden, Maine
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

As a community we are blessed to have the Strand with the high caliber of movies, live shows, HD performances, etc. that it offers. I could rave on and on and it still would not be enough!

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I've tried for 10 days to buy tickets for the Monty Python show, thru website (confusing, convoluted, wouldn't accept my email address/password the 4 times I tried), by phone (recording gives you rapid-fire days and times--each day has different times-- when some human MIGHT actually answer the phone--never worked for me-- left message, even after recording told me this extension... More 

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