• HOT TICKET

This weekend, hear Clarence get his wings

WHITNEY SMITH re-creates “It’s a Wonderful Life” as a 1940s radio drama with a cast of eight in an Old Port Playhouse production of the holiday film classic.

WHEN: 7 tonight; 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday

WHERE: Old Port Playhouse, 19 Temple St., Portland

HOW MUCH: $20 adults; $18 seniors; $15 students

INFO: 773-0333; oldportplayhouse.com

• CHEAP THRILL

City as artists see it in Greenhut show

“THE PORTLAND SHOW” is always full of anticipation and reward. Every other year, Greenhut Galleries asks gallery artists and others to create new work of or inspired by Maine’s largest city. It’s always fun to see the city reflected back through the eyes of artists.

WHEN: Through Dec. 31

WHERE: Greenhut Galleries, 146 Middle St., Portland

HOW MUCH: Free

INFO: 772-2693; www.greenhutgalleries.com