What better way to celebrate the bicentennial of our State than with a play that put us on the map? Offering charming vignettes about love, and life in Maine, this beloved play broke box office records, went onto critical acclaim, and delighted audiences across the globe after its premiere at Portland Stage in 2004.
John Cariani has been cast in the Broadway revival of Caroline, or Change a musical by Tony Kushner and Jeanine Tesori, which begins rehearsals in early February. In response, Almost, Maine has been rescheduled to open a week earlier than previously published . It begins January 15th, with the last performance occurring on February 9th. Portland Stage is happy to announce that Dustin Tucker, a local actor who is a beloved regular at Portland Stage, will fill in for John for 6 performances.
This production will feature
John Cariani Jan 15th thru Feb 2 and again on Feb 9
Dustin Tucker will fill in for John on Feb 5 thru Feb 8
Despite the schedule change, the dates for our discussions will remain as previously listed and can be found under the Quick Info section of this page.