• HOT TICKET

TV star brings Brit wit to ‘Spamalot’

CHARLES SHAUGHNESSY stars as King Arthur in the Ogunquit Playhouse production of “Monty Python’s Spamalot” through Sept. 11. Shaughnessy is best-known for his work on the TV shows “The Nanny,” “Mad Men” and “The Days of Our Lives.” Broadway, film and TV star Rachel York co-stars.

WHEN: Now through Sept. 11

WHERE: Ogunquit Playhouse, 10 Main St.

HOW MUCH: $49 to $67

INFO: 646-5511; www.ogunquitplayhouse.org

• CHEAP THRILL

A Fine Thing: Group show in variety of media

THE PORTLAND GALLERY A Fine Thing: Edward T. Pollack Fine Arts has a group show featuring etchings by Peregrine Press artist Stephen Burt, as well as woodcuts by the late Maine printmaker Carroll Thayer Berry. Also on view are pastels by Michael Maltby (pictured) and engravings by Asa Cheffetz.

WHEN: Now through Sept. 15

WHERE: A Fine Thing: Edwart T. Pollack Fine Arts, 29 Forest Ave., Portland

HOW MUCH: Free

INFO: 699-2919; www.edpollackfinearts.com