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America’s Best Idea – A Night with Dayton Duncan

Date: Monday Sep 26, 2016
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.


Join Friends of Acadia, the 1932 Criterion Theatre, and Somes Pond Center for an evening with award-winning writer, producer, and historian Dayton Duncan.

Dayton Duncan was the writer and co-producer of The National Parks: America’s Best Idea, a six-episode series by documentary filmmaker Ken Burns. Filmed over the course of more than six years at some of nature’s most spectacular locales—from Acadia to Yosemite, Yellowstone to the Grand Canyon, the Everglades of Florida to the Gates of the Arctic in Alaska.

Portions of the documentary will be screened, with an emphasis on Acadia, followed by a Q & A with Mr. Duncan.

Tickets available through the Criterion Theatre box office and online, $6 per person, general admission. Doors open at 4:30 p.m.

Location: Criterion Theatre at 36 Cottage Street, Bar Harbor, ME 04609
Contact Name: Lisa Horsch Clark
Contact Phone #: (207) 288-3340
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Event Sponsor(s): Friends of Acadia The 1932 Criterion Theatre Somes Pond Center 

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