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Show Dates And Times

04/05 - Friday
  • 7:00 pm
/ General Admission

Tickets will go on sale in March

PechaKucha Night, an evening of visual storytelling, celebrates the people, passion, and creativity in our community. The format is a unique presentation style where ideas and works are shared with 20-image, 20-second-per-image slideshows. Each of the evening’s presenters will provide a six minute and 40 second glimpse into their craft.

Presenters for this edition: 

  • Aaron Englander, Associate Director of Stewardship of Aldermere Farm and Erickson Fields
  • Korinn Mowrey, Founder of Makin’ Waves in Health and Fitness
  • Melanie Essex, Artist
  • Liz Cunningham, Ocean Conservationist
  • Jesse Lucas, Special Projects and Wellness Coordinator
  • Robert Shetterly, Union of Maine Visual Artists
  • Muriel Curtis, Director of Station Maine
  • Carla Weeks, Artist & Muralist
  • Tessa Greene O-Brien, Artist and Curator

Emcee: Alan Crichton

PK Night Midcoast is presented by the Strand Theatre, in partnership with CMCA; the Farnsworth; Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors; Archipelego; 2A Architects; and Magpie Creative


About PechaKucha

“PechaKucha Night” was conceived in 2003 in Tokyo as a place for young designers to meet, network and show their work in public. It is now an international phenomenon, with events held in more than 1,000 cities around the world.  For more information, visit

PechaKucha Night Midcoast was organized in 2009. Its current presenting partners are the Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Farnsworth Art Museum, Maine Boats Homes & Harbors, Archipelago, Magpie Creative, 2A architects, and the Strand Theatre.