GARDINER — Johnson Hall Performing Arts Center on Water Street will present two showings of Dickie Hyper Hynie’s Rockin’ New Years Eve: one show at 7:30 p.m. and one at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 31.

Now in its 10th year and more rockin’ than ever, master showman Dickie Hyper-Hynie’s annual New Year’s Eve extravaganza features Dickie and his talented cast of musicians, jugglers, physical comedians and dancers in an all-star variety show for the whole family. From big dance numbers to side-splitting comedy routines to stellar juggling to really, really bad magic, this show has it all.

Dickie Hyper-Hynie, a beloved character creation of entertainer

, hosts this crazy evening full of comedy and surprises on the one night he gets to stay out past curfew.

The show will feature world-class musicians Oren Robinson and April Reed-Cox, five-time international juggling competition winner and physical comedian Fritz Grobe, of “Coke and Mentos” fame, incredible juggler Shane Miclon, amazing dancer Greta Giasson and a special appearance by Maynard and Wilbur Duffa of the Buckfield Department of Tourism.

Doors open at 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. Tickets are $15 for all seats.

For tickets and information, visit or call 207-582-7144.

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