Art

William Irvine, “New Work,” and David Peterson, “Boats,” Gleason Fine Art, Boothbay Harbor. gleasonfineart.com. Through Aug. 31.

Micah Webbert & Allen Ponziani, drawings, paintings and sculptures, Harlow Gallery, Hallowell. harlowgallery.org. Through Aug. 24.

“Tell Me a Story: About Maine,” works by 14 artists who have illustrated children’s books about Maine, University of Southern Maine (Atrium Art Gallery), Lewiston. usm.maine.edu/atriumgallery. Through Nov. 23.

“The Tourist of 1913,” costumes, artifacts and more show how this area became the mecca of tourism that it is today, Brick Store Museum, Kennebunk. brickstoremuseum.org. Through Sept. 14.

“Window. Water. House. Paint,” Rae Ingwerson, Julia Einstein, G. Bud Swenson and Tim Dowling, The Hive, Kennebunk. thehive kennebunk.com. Through Sunday.

“In the Mountains of Western Maine,” watercolor views of mountain splendor by John Carnes, Harmon’s & Barton’s Gallery, Portland. harmonsbartons.com. Through Aug. 31.

“Celebration, Tradition and Change,” works by Asherah Cinnamon explore avenues of healing, both personal and planetary, Maine Jewish Museum, Portland. mainejewishmuseum.org. Through Aug. 29.

“Three Chords” by Joanne Freeman; “Travel in My Borrowed Lives” by Rachelle Agundes and Sean Downey; and “Monhegan: A New Perspective” by Emily Trenholm, University of Maine Museum of Art, Bangor. uma.maine.edu. Through Sept. 21.

“A Mountain Rises: The Art of Katahdin,” 80 historic and contemporary works that represent Mount Katahdin and the surrounding region, through Oct. 27; and Annual Sculpture Garden Invitational, works by 10 artists, through Oct. 31, University of New England Art Gallery, Portland. une.edu/artgallery.

“Love of ME,” photographs that capture the beauty of Maine, Daunis Fine Jewelry, Portland. daunis.com. Through Aug. 31.

Tom Glover, paintings, Frost Gully Gallery, Freeport. frostgully gallery.com. Through Aug. 25.

“Rebellion: Maine and the Civil War,” photographs, letters, artifacts, maps and memorabilia, Maine Historical Society, Portland. mainehistory.org. Through May 26.

“Layers of Maine,” Tom Ferrero, Harlow on the Circle Lobby Gallery, Augusta. harlow gallery.org. Through Friday.

“Celebrating 25 Years: Past and Present,” paintings, sculpture, jewelry and handmade paper, Gallery at Widgeon Cove, Harpswell. widgeoncove.com. Through Aug. 29.

“Andy Warhol: American Icon,” 50 to 60 photographic images and original art by Warhol, through Sept. 1; “Henry Strater: A Life in Art,” 60 of the most important works from the collection, through Oct. 31. Ogunquit Museum of American Art. ogunquitmuseum.org.

“Maurice Prendergast: By the Sea” and “August,” paintings by Katherine Bradford, Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick. 725-3275. bowdoin.edu/art-museum. Through Sept. 1.

Paintings by David Vickery and sculpture by Blakeney Sanford, College of the Atlantic, Ethel H. Blum Gallery, Bar Harbor. coa.edu. Through Friday.

“The Lunder Collection,” 19th- and 20th-century art; “Spaces and Places,” Chinese art; and “American Weathervanes,” weathervanes from the late 19th century, through June 8; “A Thing Alive: Modern Views from the Marin Collections,” and works by John Marin, Berenice Abbott, Eugene Atget, Alfred Stieglitz and others, through Sept. 10; “Nowhere But Here: Art from the Alex Katz Foundation,” works by Marsden Hartley, Arthur Dove, Elizabeth Murray, Ben Pier and others, through Jan. 5; “Alex Katz: “A Matter of Light,” 48 prints, drawings and paintings, through Sept. 15; and “Process & Place,” exploring the design evolution of the Alfond-Lunder Family Pavilion, through Oct. 13, Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville. colby.edu/museum

“Puffin Dialogues,” oil paintings by Lea Peterson, Centre Street Art Gallery, Bath. 442-0300. Through Saturday.

“News/Not News,” mixed media paintings and three-dimensional wall pieces by Marcia Annenberg, Maine Art Gallery, Wiscasset. maineartgallery.org. Through Friday.

“Pity the Clouds,” drawings by Kimberly Convery, Mayo Street Arts, Portland. mayostreetarts.org. Through Aug. 31.

“Coastal Spirits,” Maine Art Gallery, Wiscasset. maineartgallery.org. Through Aug. 25.

“Maine Voices from the Civil War,” letters, documents, diaries, sketches, paintings, flags and other objects from the period, Maine State Museum, Augusta. mainestatemuseum.org. Through May 2015.

“Fun With the Dutch,” paintings by Judy Sowa, York Public Library. york.lib.me.us. Through Aug. 31.

“Suitcase in My Hand,” abstract paintings by Meghan Brady, Perimeter Gallery, Belfast. 338-0555. Through Aug. 25.

Laura Bianchi, oil, tempera and acrylic paintings, Goobies, Boothbay Harbor. 633-7001. Through Sept. 1.

Edna St. Millay exhibit, photographs, letters and Millay family mementos, Cramer Museum, Rockport. 236-2257. Through Aug. 31.

“Creativity Galore,” works by more than 35 Maine artists in metal, clay, fiber, mixed media, glass and more, Markings Gallery, Bath. markingsgallery.com. Through Aug. 31.

“The Good Life in Maine,” artists Barbara Bean, Cory Hart, Letty Husson, Lea Peterson and Sue Zimmerman, and guest artists Denise Rankin and Annie Merrill, Old Post Office Gallery, Georgetown. 449-8215. Through Sept. 2.

“Hidden Histories,” abstract, naturally dyed and stitched figures and textile art by Sallie Findlay, Karen Munson and Debra Spaulding, Maine Fiberarts, Topsham. mainefiberarts.org. Through Aug. 29.

“Art Without Borders,” painting, photography, printmaking, digital art, collage and assemblage, Constellation Gallery, Portland. constellationart.com. Through Aug. 26.

Pam Cabanas, images in pastel and ink wash, Richard Boyd Gallery, Peaks Island. richardboydartgallery.com. Through Aug. 31.

David Driskell, “Reflections Within Form,” and work by Maurice Freedman, Greenhut Galleries, Portland. greenhut galleries.com. Through Aug. 31.

Photographer Winky Lewis and ceramic artist Miles Spadone, Engine, Biddeford Arts, Biddeford. feedtheengine.org. Through Saturday.

“Summer Gathering,” group show of gallery artists, Icon Contemporary Art, Brunswick. 725-8157. Opening reception, 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday. Through Sept. 7.

Patricia Wheeler, mixed-media paintings, Aarhus Gallery, Belfast. aarhusgallery.com. Through Sept. 1.

“Life Is Funny Art Is Serious,” epigrammatic paintings by Todd McKie, Carver Hill Gallery, Rockland. carverhillgallery.com. Through Aug. 27.

“A Journey Inside Vietnam,” photographs by Bruce Brown, Art House Picture Frames, Portland. 221-3443. Through Sept. 30.

“A Day at the Beach,” paintings by Lori Ingraham, and “Images of Portland, Maine,” by Robert Wieferich, Elizabeth Moss Gallery, Falmouth. elizabethmossgalleries.com. Through Sept. 7.

“Simple Pleasures 2013: Three Women’s Views,” Cynthia Asherman, Judy Segal and Sharon Culf-Gorman, LaMarche Gallery, Smith Union, Brunswick. 725-3902. Through Aug. 30.

“Some Burdensome: Big Ships, Big Cargoes,” presented by Maine Maritime Museum, exhibit pays homage to large ships, past and present, and the folks who load them, Portland Public Library. portlandlibrary.com. Through Aug. 31.

“Through the Years: 1964-1999,” photographs of children by Olive Pierce, PhoPa Gallery, Portland. 517-0200. Through Sept. 28.

“Late Summer Rhythms,” works by KDB, Suzanne deLesseps, Diana Johnson, Elizabeth Newman and Lois Strickland, Yarmouth Frame Shop and Gallery. yarmouthframeand gallery.com. Through Sept. 30.

“Then & Now II,” Charles DuBack, Yvette Torres Fine Art, Rockland. yvettetorresfineart.com. Through Sept. 1.

“New Works: New Directions,” works by the galleries’ newest artists, Haynes Galleries, Thomaston. haynesgalleries.com. Through Aug. 31.

“Decorating the Everyday: Popular Art from the Farnsworth,” furniture, paintings and textiles, through Sept. 22; “Stories of the Land and Its People,” student collaborative exhibition, through Sept. 1; “Every Picture Tells a Story,” N.C. Wyeth illustrations from the Brandywine River Museum, through Dec. 29; “A Wondrous Journey: Jonathan Fisher and the Making of Scripture Animals,” through Jan. 5; “American Treasures: Small Treasures,” through Dec. 29, Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland. farnsworthmuseum.org

“What’s in a Name?” Marsha Proud Coelho and Peggy Cope, Monkitree, Gardiner. monkitree.com. Through Sept. 14.

Addison Woolley Gallery presents 13 artists’ group exhibit, 3Fish Gallery, Portland. addison woolley.com. Through Aug. 31.

“Boot & Canoe,” photographs by Peter Patenaude and Victoria Hatzelis, Kennebunk Free Library. kennebunklibrary.org. Through Friday.

“Little Mysteries,” paintings by Mat O’Donnell, Curtis Memorial Library, Brunswick. 725-5242. Through Aug. 30.

Mary Barnes, Elena Kuble, Margaret Rizzio, Thorsten Dennerline and Sarah Pike, paintings, mixed media, paperworks and handmade prints, Turtle Gallery, Deer Isle. turtlegallery.com. Through Friday.

“Mentor: 40 Photographers/40 Years,” works of some of Maine Media’s master teachers alongside works of their students; “Caleb Charland: From the Basement to the Backyard,” photography, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport. cmcanow.org. Through Sept. 22.

“A Matter of Nature: Stammen, Warner, Williams,” recent work by three artists, Pascal Hall, Rockport. pascalhall.com. Through Sept. 2.

“Moments in Time Urban Landscapes,” paintings by Lynne Seitzer, with Don Josephson’s Selected Works and The Artist Collective, Studio 53 Fine Art Gallery, Boothbay Harbor. 633-2755. Through Aug. 25.

“Classic Yachts,” photographs by John Snyder, Keag River Gallery, South Thomaston. keagrivergallery.com. Through Sept. 30.

“tiny, take two,” Whatnot Gallery, Spindleworks, Brunswick. spindleworks.org. Through Sept. 6.

“East Meets West,” 40 never-before-seen paintings by Barbara Ernst Prey, Blue Water Fine Arts, Port Clyde. bluewaterfinearts.com. Through Aug. 31.

Joseph Keiffer, Rosie Moore and Philip Frey, Courthouse Gallery Fine Art, Ellsworth. courthousegallery.com. Through Sunday.

“Flight: Metaphors in Motion,” paintings by Maya Best, Frost Farm Gallery, Norway. frostfarmgallery.com. Through Aug. 31.

“Summer on Silk,” large-scale textile paintings by Gigi Aea, PicassoWhat, Rockland. 593-8109. Through Sept. 8.

“Philip Barter: A Thirty-Year Survey,” work from the artist’s private collection, also featuring sculpture by Ray Carbone, Littlefield Gallery, Winter Harbor. littlefieldgallery.com. Through Sept. 2.

“Couples,” large and elaborate colored pencil drawings by John Wissemann, Gold/Smith Gallery, Boothbay Harbor. 633-6252. Through Aug. 29.

Sue Reed, multimedia paintings, Camden Public Library. 236-3440. Through Aug. 31.

“Memories of Coastal Maine,” works by Cathy Hammond, Maine Potters Market, Portland. mainepottersmarket.com. Through Aug. 31.

Kayla Mohammadi and Janice Kasper, paintings, also works by Alan Bray, Ken Greenleaf, Steve Henderson, Kristin Malin and Dan West, Caldbeck Gallery, Rockland. caldbeck.com. Through Sept. 14.

“The Way Life Should Be,” works by several member artists, York Art Association, York Harbor. yorkartassociation.com. Through Sept. 1.

“Belfast During the Civil War: The Home Front,” Belfast Historical Society and Museum. belfastmuseum.org. Through Aug. 31.

“Two Points of View,” oil paintings and linocuts by Wendy Newcomb and Holly Berry, Hole in the Wall Studioworks, Raymond. 655-4952. Through Sept. 22.

“French, British and American Impressionism,” Wiscasset Bay Gallery. wiscassetbaygallery.com. Through Sept. 13.

Ed Botkin, ninth annual exhibit and sale of oil paintings of Maine, Ocean View Grange, St. George. 372-6369. Through Sunday.

Brett X. Gamache, oil paintings, George Marshall Store Gallery, York. georgemarshallstoregallery.com. Through Aug. 25.

“Edgy and Elegant!”, paintings, ceramics, fiber arts, glass, furniture, wood work, sculpture by gallery artists, The Stable Gallery, Damariscotta. stablegallerymaine.com. Through Sept. 12.

“Transition/Interval,” new paintings by Siri Beckman and Louise Bourne, Jonathan Frost Gallery, Rockland. jonathanfrostgallery.com. Through Sept. 2.

Art Openings

Casco Bay Art League Summer Show and Sale, Harpswell Heritage Land Trust. 725-6084. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.

“Summer’s Glory,” floral digital woodcuts and Maine woodcuts, Constellation Gallery, Portland. constellationart.com. Through Sept. 10. Opening reception, 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday.

“Wood, Water, Stone and Seed,” oil on panel still lifes and landscapes by Sean Beavers, Gleason Fine Art, Boothbay Harbor. gleasonfineart.com. Through Sept. 14. Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Friday.

“Spark,” inside the minds of iconic Maine illustrators Dahlov Ipcar, Cathryn Falwell, Hazel Mitchell, Wade Zahares, Chris Van Dusen and Matt Tavares, Irvine Gallery at River Tree Arts, Kennebunk. rivertreearts.org. Through Oct. 5. Opening reception, 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday. 

Benefits

Summer Benefit Concert Series, Lighthouse Jubilees, benefits local charities, Thornton Heights United Methodist Church, South Portland, $5. thorntonheightsumc.com. 7 p.m. Thursday.

Catie Curtis, singer-songwriter, benefits archival preservation activites, Georgetown Historical Society, $20. georgetownhistoricalsociety.or. 7 p.m. Friday.

Paws for a Cause Walk and 5K, hosted by Coastal Humane Society, Winslow Memorial Park, Freeport. coastalhumanesociety.org. 8 a.m. Saturday.

“Art by the Sea,” live auction, cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, live music, arts and entertainment, benefits the museum, Ogunquit Museum of American Art, $125. ogunquitmuseum.org. 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday. 

Books and Authors

Joe Yonan, food editor of The Washington Post and author of “Eat Your Vegetables,” Rosemont Produce Market, Portland. 699-4560. 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday.

Author Brown Bag Lecture Series, Douglas Kennedy, author of “Five Days,” Portland Public Library, Rines Auditorium. portlandlibrary.com. Noon Wednesday.

Jenifer LeClair, author of “Cold Coast,” Maine Coast Book Shop and Cafe, Damariscotta. mainecoastbookshop.com. 11 a.m. Wednesday.

David Little, author of “The Art of Katahdin,” Maine Historical Society, Portland. mainehistory.org. 7 p.m. Thursday.

Classical Music

2013 Kneisel Hall Chamber Music Festival, Kneisel Hall, Blue Hill, $15 to $30. kneisel.org. Program 9, works by Janacek and Beethoven, 4 p.m. Sunday; Program 10, A Far Cry Chamber Orchestra plays works by Stamitz, Klein and Suk, 7:30 p.m. Friday and 4 p.m. Aug. 25.

Organ recital featuring Ann McCullough, guest performance by Ray Cornils, benefits church music fund, United Christian Church, Lincolnville Center, donation. 785-3521. 4 p.m. Sunday.

Organist Ray Cornils and the Kotzschmar Festival Brass, works and arrangements for organ and brass, Cathedral Church of St. Luke, Portland, $10 advance, $15 door, ages 12 to 21 $5, 12 and under free. 553-4363. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Opera House Arts Chamber Music Series, Trio Neuvo featuring Leah Zelnick, Burnt Cove Church Community Center, Stonington, $20. operahousearts.org. 7 p.m. Tuesday.

DaPonte String Quartet, “Late in the Season,” with guest artists Edward Allman, double bass; Joshua Gordon, cello; and Mark Simons, clarinet, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Boothbay, $25 includes admission to the Garden. daponte.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

“Bach Lives!”, 25th-anniversary show and reception, pre-show appetizers and beverages, then Bach’s Violin Concerto in G Minor, Fryeburg Academy, Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center, $10 to $20. fryeburgacademy.org/pac. 6:30 p.m. Friday.

White Mountain Musical Arts presents 25th Annual Bach Festival, Fryeburg Academy, Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center, $10 to $20. fryeburgacademy.org/pac. 7:30 p.m. Saturday; 4 p.m. Aug. 25. 

Comedy

Portland Comedy Showcase, weekly stand-up featuring regional talent, Bull Feeney’s, Portland, $5. 773-7210. 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Dance

Bridgman | Packer’s “Voyeur,” multi-media experience based on the work of painter Edward Hopper, Stonington Opera House, $20 to $25. operahousearts.org. 7 p.m. Sunday.

“Luz,” Esduardo Mariscal Dance Theater, Portland Stage Company, $10. esduardomariscal.com. 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday.

Folk Dance Brunswick, music and dance from around the globe, many dances taught, no partner needed, People Plus, Brunswick, $5 to $8. 200-7577. 6:30 to 9 p.m. Friday.

Family Barn Dance,Wolfe’s Neck Farm Red Barn, Freeport, $5. wolfesneckfarm.org. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday. 

Fairs/Festivals

Sidewalk Art Festival, annual WCSH 6 art show and sale featuring 300 artists from around the country, Congress Street, downtown Portland. wcsh6.com. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

Picnic Music and Arts Festival, 120 vendors with locally produced crafts and artwork, live music, Lincoln Park, Portland, free. picnicportland.com. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday.

Designing Women, 7th annual juried art and craft show, Longfellow Greenhouse, Manchester. designingwomen.org. 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday.

Chili-Fest, food vendors, crafters and live entertainment, Wells Junior High School, free. wellschilifest.com. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and Aug. 25.

Windsor Fair, agricultural exhibits, arts and crafts, midway, pulling events, harness racing and more, Windsor Fairgrounds. windsorfair.com. Aug. 25 through Sept. 2. 

Films

Summer Film Series, “Quartet” (Rated PG-13), York Public Library. york.lib.me.us. 7 p.m. Sunday.

“Hey Bartender,” documentary on rebirth of the bartender and the comeback of the cocktail, followed by Q&A with filmmaker Douglas Tirola and bartender John Myers, Space, Portland, $8. space538.org. 7:30 p.m. Monday.

“Hey Bartender,” documentary on rebirth of the bartender and the comeback of the cocktail, with Q&A with filmmaker Douglas Tirola, Strand Theatre, Rockland, $8.50, $7.50 seniors and students. rocklandstrand.com. 7 p.m. Tuesday.

On the Road Film Series, “Road to Morocco” (1942) NR, Patten Free Library, Bath, free. patten.lib.me.us. 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Art Videos at The Gallery Film Series, “Les Silences de Manet,” Barn Gallery, Ogunquit, free. 646-7055. barngallery.org. 7:30 pm. Wednesday.

2013 POV Summer Documentary Series, “Neurotypical,” Portland Public Library, Rines Auditorium, Portland, free. portlandlibrary.com. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Outdoor Summer Movie Series, “Monsters, Inc.,” Bug Light Park, South Portland, free. 767-7650. 30 minutes after sunset Thursday. 

For Children

Portland Symphony Orchestra KinderKonzert, “Peter and the Wolf” with PSO Woodwind Quintet, Kennebunk Free Library, free. kennebunklibrary.org. 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. 

Music

Nick Lowe, British rock, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield, $35. stonemountainarts center.com. 8 p.m. Sunday.

Mickey Hart Band, Grateful Dead percussionist, with Tea Leaf Trio, Port City Music Hall, Portland, $35, $45 VIP, 18-plus. portcitymusichall.com. 8 p.m. Sunday.

Bluegrass Brunch, instrumentalists Ron Cody, Lincoln Meyers and guests, Gather Restaurant, Yarmouth. 847-3250. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday.

Buckwheat Zydeco, Louisiana zydeco music, Jonathan’s Restaurant, Ogunquit, $32.50 to $72.50. jonathansrestaurant.com. 8 p.m. Sunday.

Reggae Sundays with East Wave Radio, El Rayo Taqueria, Portland. elrayotaqueria.com. 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday and Aug. 25.

Sean Mencher and Friends, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland. localsprouts.coop. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday and Aug. 25.

Mewithout You, rock, Port City Music Hall, Portland, $15 advance, $17 door, 18-plus. portcitymusichall.com. 8 p.m. Monday.

Old Soul, El Rayo Taqueria, Portland. elrayotaqueria.com. 7 p.m. Monday.

Music on the Mall, children’s night with Annie Sparling, Brunswick Gazebo, Maine Street, Brunswick. brunswickdowntown.org/motm. 6 p.m. Wednesday.

Summer Music Series, El Rayo Taqueria, Portland. elrayotaqueria.com. Maine Marimba Ensemble, 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday; Primo Cubano, 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday.

Steve Earle and The Dukes, singer-songwriter, The Mastersons open, Asylum, Portland, $35, $49 VIP, 18-plus. portlandasylum.com. 9 p.m. Tuesday.

Every Time I Die, metal, with Structures and To the Wind, Port City Music Hall, Portland, $15 advance, $18 door, all ages. portcitymusichall.com. 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Coig, Cape Breton music, Route 27 Arts, Stratton, $15. necelticarts.com. 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Music in the Park Series, Pete Kilpatrick, Shevenell Park, Main Street, Biddeford, free. heartofbiddeford.org. 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, rock, with Royal Southern Brotherhood, State Theatre, Portland, $30 advance, $35 door. statetheatreportland.com. 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Peaks Island Music Association Summer Concert Series, Peaks Island Chorale, Renaissance, classical, folk and contemporary, Fifth Maine Regiment Museum, Peaks Island, $5. 766-5763. 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Natalie McMaster and Donnell Leahy, fiddle and piano, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield, $50. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Coig, Cape Breton music, Skye Theatre Performing Arts Center, South Carthage, $15. necelticarts.com. 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Bob Milne, ragtime piano, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor, $18 advance, $22 door. operahousearts.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Summer Outdoor Concert Series, Billy Libby and Friends, singer-songwriter, Lithgow Public Library, Augusta. lithgow.lib.me.us. 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

Kim Kuzma and Tony Boffa All-Stars, dance favorites, R&B and originals, benefits Jean Byers Sampson Center for Diversity, One Longfellow Square, Portland, $30 advance, $35 door. onelongfellowsquare.com. 7 p.m. Thursday.

Friends of the Eastern Promenade Concert Series, North of Nashville, country, American roots, Fort Sumner Park, Portland. 874-8826. 7 p.m. Thursday.

Ellacappella, 12-woman a cappella group, Sedgwick Meeting House. 326-8680. 7 p.m. Thursday.

Ghost Wolves, garage rock duo, Wesley Hartley and the Traveling Trees opens, The Oak and the Ax, Biddeford, $8. theoakandtheax.com. 8 p.m. Thursday.

Primo Cubano, Cuban dance music, Thomas Memorial Library, Cape Elizabeth, free. thomasmemoriallibrary.org. 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

Coig, Cape Breton music, Phillips Area Community Center, $15. necelticarts.com. 7 p.m. Thursday.

Eileen Ivers and Immigrant Soul, Celtic fiddle music, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor, $25 advance, $30 door. boothbayoperahouse.com. 8 p.m. Friday.

Barn Burner with Tricky Britches, bluegrass, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield, $15. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m. Friday.

Jeff Beam’s Loudspeaker Wallpaper and ShaShaSha, CD-release show, rock, Port City Music Hall, Portland, $10, 18-plus. portcitymusichall.com. 9 p.m. Friday.

Resurgam Records Showcase featuring Chris Pulsoni, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland. localsprouts.coop. 7 p.m. Friday.

Ronda Dale, Floydzell Johnson and Peter Donnelly, jazz, Fifth Maine Regiment Museum, Peaks Island, $15. fifthmainemuseum.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Arborea and Coke Weed, folk rock and psychedelic rock, Mayo Street Arts, Portland, $8. mayostreetarts.org. 8:30 p.m. Friday.

Dirty Bourbon River Show, New Orleans gypsy brass circus rock, One Longfellow Square, Portland, $10 advance, $15 door. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m. Friday.

Jonathan Edwards, singer-songwriter, Johnson Hall Performing Arts Center, Gardiner, $28. johnsonhall.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Leon Redbone, singer, guitarist, Jonathan’s Restaurant, Ogunquit, $37.50 advance, $41.50 door. jonathansrestaurant.com. 8 p.m. Friday.

Summer Concert Series, Corona Brothers, beach music, rock ‘n’ roll, Hope Hobbs Gazebo, Wells Harbor Community Park, Wells. 646-5596. 6:30 p.m. Saturday.

Jake Miller, hip-hop, Asylum, Portland, $15, $60 includes meet and greet with Miller, all ages. portlandasylum.com. 8 p.m. Saturday.

Ameranouche, Gypsy jazz trio, One Longfellow Square, Portland, $12 advance, $15 door. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m. Saturday.

The Burners, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland. localsprouts.coop. 7 p.m. Saturday.

Bucksport Area Cultural Arts Society presents 2nd annual Gala Concert, classics, jazz and Broadway, Bucksport Performing Arts Center, $15. 902-1148. 7 p.m. Saturday.

Jonathan Edwards, singer-songwriter, Stonington Opera House, $20, $25 premium reserved seats. operahousearts.org. 7 p.m. Saturday.

Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo, rock, State Theatre, Portland, $46 to $66. statetheatreportland.com. 8 p.m. Aug. 25.

Susan Werner, folk, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield, $24. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m. Aug. 25.

Mitch Alden Duo, Portland Lobster Company. portlandlobstercompany.com. Noon Aug. 25.

Tuckermans at 9, a cappella group performs well-known pop, rock, blues and light jazz, Trinity Church, York, donation. 363-5095. 7:30 p.m. Aug. 25. 

Special Events

Eastern Cemetery Tours, guided walking tour with history of those buried, history of the grounds and the types of stones, Eastern Cemetery, Portland, $4 to $7, under 12 free. spiritsalive.org. 1:30 p.m. Sunday and Wednesday; 10:30 a.m. Saturday; 1:30 p.m. Aug. 25

“Awesome,” juggling show with The Tardy Brothers, Freeport Theater of Awesome, $10 advance, $13 door. awesometheater.com. 2 p.m. Sunday and Aug. 25.

Seanachie Nights, spoken word and music, tales and songs of Ireland with Kate Chadbourne, Bull Feeney’s, Portland, $9. 253-0288. 7 to 9 p.m. Monday.

The Moscow Magic & Comedy Show, Vladimir Zinczenko, illusions, comedy, juggling and more, Freeport Theater of Awesome, $22. awesometheater.com. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Wagon Ride to the Past, history tours, Wolfe’s Neck Farm, Freeport, $8 to $14, 2 and under free. wolfesneckfarm.org. 10 a.m. to noon Saturday.

Quilt Show, Standish Congregational Church, Standish, donation. 637-2675. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.

19th Midcoast Auto Show, sponsored by Bath Knights of Columbus and Bath Parks and Recreation, McMann Athletic Complex, Bath, $3. 443-8360. 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Aug. 25. 

Theater

Lincoln County Community Theater presents “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown,” Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta, $8 to $15. lcct.org. 2 p.m. Sunday.

“Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,” musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, Ogunquit Playhouse, $39 to $78. ogunquitplayhouse.org. 2 p.m. Sunday; 8 p.m. Tuesday; 2:30 and 8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday; 8 p.m. Friday; 8:30 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Aug. 25.

Theater at Monmouth presents “The Taming of the Shrew,” Shakespeare comedy, Cumston Hall, Monmouth, $20 to $30. theateratmonmouth.org. 1 p.m. Sunday.

Maine State Music Theatre presents “Mary Poppins,” musical, Bowdoin College, Pickard Theater, Brunswick, $36 to $59. msmt.org. 2 p.m. Sunday; 2 and 7:30 p.m. Tuesday; 7:30 p.m. Wednesday; 2 and 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

Monty Python’s “Spamalot,” musical comedy, Community Little Theatre, Auburn, $10 to $18. laclt.com. 2 p.m. Sunday.

“Menopause the Musical,” musical comedy, Merrill Auditorium, Portland, $37 to $52. porttix.com. 3 p.m. Sunday.

William Shakespeare’s “The Comedy of Errors,” comedy of mix-ups and witty dialogue, Schoolhouse Arts Center, Standish, $8 to $10. schoolhousearts.org. 2 p.m. Sunday.

“The Fantasticks,” musical, Boothbay Playhouse, Boothbay, $19 to $23. boothbayplayhouse.com. 4 p.m. Sunday; 8 p.m. Wednesday through Friday; 4 p.m. Saturday.

“Six Months for Six Weeks,” semi-autographical one-man show built around original songs telling the story of two 20-something men in Portland, their six-week “relationship with an expiration date” and its aftermath, set against 2009’s Question 1 same-sex marriage debate. Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta, $15. lcct.org. 7:30 p.m. Monday.

“Who?”, one-man murder mystery, Clay Hill Farm Restaurant, Cape Neddick, $15 with an a la carte menu. clayhillfarm.com. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Monday and 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. Runs through Wednesday, Aug. 28.

Naked Shakespeare Company presents “Midsummer Merriment: A Sumputous Feast of Verse,” comic scenes and speeches from Shakespeare’s plays, Thomas Memorial Library, Cape Elizabeth, free. thomasmemoriallibrary.org. 7 p.m. Tuesday.

“Always … Patsy Cline,” musical, Arundel Barn Playhouse, $32 to $39. arundelbarnplayhouse.com. 8 p.m. Tuesday; 2 and 8 p.m. Wednesday; 8 p.m. Thursday through Aug. 25. Runs through Aug. 31.

“Driving Miss Daisy,” comedy/drama, Hackmatack Playhouse, Berwick, $10 to $25. hackmatack.org. 8 p.m. Wednesday; 2 and 8 p.m. Thursday; 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Runs through Aug. 30.

Harborside Shakespeare Company presents “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” The Grand, Ellsworth, $8 to $10. harborside shakespeare.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Gaslight Theater presents William Inge’s “Picnic,” a neighborhood picnic forever changes the lives of people in a small town, Hallowell City Hall, $10 to $12. gaslighttheater.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Aug. 25. Runs through Aug. 31.

Patrick Dorow Productions presents “The Rocky Horror Show,” campy musical, MaineStreet, Ogunquit, $25, 21-plus. patrickdorowproductions.com. 11:30 p.m. Friday.

Disney’s “The Little Mermaid, Jr.,” musical, Schoolhouse Arts Center, Standish, $5 to $10. schoolhousearts.org. 7 p.m. Friday; 4 and 7 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Aug. 25.

“The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” Tony Award-winning musical, City Theater, Biddeford, $20, recommended for ages 13 and over. citytheater.org. 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Aug. 25. Runs through Sept. 1.

Mystery for Hire presents “Bingo Spells Murder,” mystery-themed dinner theater, DaVinci’s Eatery, Lewiston, $44 includes show, dinner, tax and gratuity. 782-2088. 7 p.m. Saturday.

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