Impact & Outreach

•MAINEUSA will create over 200 fulltime & seasonal jobs including 30% w/ immigrant & longtime Mainers,
significantly improving our economic wellbeing as a community.

• MAINEUSA will host over 30 storycircles, gathering stories about Maine for possible inclusion in performance.
Led by Portland Adult Education students, they will strengthen community relationships and resilience.

• Maine had 60 million visitors in 2017 and 9 million in Portland alone, 32% higher than 2016 .

• After premier in October 1st to October 20th 2019, MAINEUSA will be a multi-year seasonal, summer production.

• Outreach: local, regional, national, cruise ships which brought 380,000 people to Portland in 2017.