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Almost, Maine — A Romantic Comedy

November 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, repeating until November 23, 2019

One event on November 24, 2019 at 2:00 pm


Welcome to Almost, Maine. A town so far north it’s almost in Canada. Well, almost. One cold, clear Friday night in the middle of winter, while the northern lights hover in the sky above, Almost’s residents find themselves falling in and out of love in the strangest ways. Knees are bruised. Hearts are broken. Love is lost, found, and confounded. And life for the people of Almost, Maine will never be the same. Almost, Maine: It’s love. But not quite.

 Almost, Maine—a romantic comedy—is a series of short plays about the residents of a fictional remote town in Maine called “Almost”. Each scene happens at exactly 9:00PM on a winter Friday night just as the Northern Lights appear in the sky. Just as the norther lights are created as a result of molecules in the magnetosphere becoming excited by solar winds, the people of almost find themselves momentarily excited by love. At times realistic and at times absurd, Almost, Maine is mostly very funny and sometimes dramatic. Every scene has an element of sentimental “magic.”

Wednesday, November 20th, 2019 7:00pm
Thursday, November 21th, 2019 7:00pm
Friday, November 22th, 2019 7:00pm
Saturday, November 23th, 2019 7:00pm
Sunday, November 24th, 2019 2:00pm

All performances will be held at the Springfield Art Museum auditorium.

This show is FREE and open to the public; tickets can be reserved (for free) through Eventbrite.


Jon Herbert


Springfield Art Museum
1111 E Brookside Dr
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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