A ‘Lady’ so fair at Maine State

MAINE STATE MUSIC THEATRE continues its production of “My Fair Lady” through July 17. It’s the first time MSMT has produced the classic in 15 years. This will be the final show directed by Charles Abbott, the company’s esteemed artistic director. The cast includes Peter Simon Hilton as Prof. Higgins and Broadway star Kate Fisher as Eliza.

WHEN: Through July 31

WHERE: Maine State Music Theatre, Pickard Theatre, Bowdoin College, Brunswick

TICKETS: $31 to $54

INFO: 725-8769; www.msmt.org

Wild ‘Kingdom’ at Whitney Art Works

WHITNEY ART WORKS offers a different perspective on animal art with “Kingdom,” featuring four contemporary Maine artists: Ed Smith (pictured, right), Lisa Pixley, Justin Richel and Andy Rosen. A reception is at 5 p.m. Saturday.

WHEN: On view through July 31

HOURS: Noon to 6 p.m. Wednesdays to Saturdays

WHERE: Whitney Art Works, 492 Congress St., Portland

HOW MUCH: Free

INFO: 780-0700; www.whitneyartworks.com