July 24, 2011

Audience Calendar

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National Dance Day Celebration and Flash Mob Dance, Camden Public Library, free. 236-3440. Erma Colvin will teach a simple dance routine, 10 a.m. Saturday.

Community Weekend at the Pool in Yates Street Park, rain date July 31, Biddeford Pool Community Club, Biddeford Pool. 284-9164. Music from the Wet Suits, kids’ games, bonfire, 4 p.m. Saturday.

First annual Brunswick Blueberry Pie Contest, Brunswick Station Visitor Center, Brunswick. 721-0999. Competitive judging. Pie and ice cream after judging for $3 and $4, 4 p.m. Saturday.

Lamb to Loom Crafts Demonstration, Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village, New Gloucester, free. 926-4597. Six-step process beginning with shearing and finishing at weaving will be shown during the day, 10 a.m. Saturday.

2nd annual Saco Spirit Car Show, Saco, free. 286-3546. Downtown merchant specials, music, food and fun, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.

Music Connects – A Holistic Networking Event, the Maine Grind, Ellsworth, $10. 667-1308. Fun, food, wine and music, 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday.

Theater

“The Wizard of Oz,” Arundel Barn Playhouse, Arundel, $28-$39. 8 p.m. today, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday; 2 and 8 p.m. Wednesday; 2 and 8 p.m. Friday. Through Aug. 6.

“Pirates of Penzance,” Freeport Players presentation, Freeport Performing Arts Center, $10-$15. 865-2220; fcponline.org. 2 p.m. today; 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Through July 31.

“Xanadu,” Maine State Music Theatre, Bowdoin College (Pickard Theater), Brunswick, $33-$56. 725-8769; msmt.org. 2 and 7:30 p.m. today, Tuesday and Thursday; 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. Through Aug. 6.

“The Bikinis,” musical about 1964 girl group The Bikinis, who reunite years later, Northport Music Theater, Northport, $20-$25. 338-8383; northportmusictheater.com. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

“Narnia,” Schoolhouse Arts Center, Standish, $16-$18. 642-3743; schoolhousearts.org. 5 p.m. today.
“Godspell,” Nasson Community Center (Little Theatre), Springvale, $8-$10. 432-3394. 2 p.m. today; 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

“The Belle of Amherst,” one-woman play based on the life and writing of Emily Dickinson, Centennial Hall, Harpswell, $15-$20. 833-5124; theater1876.com. 2 p.m. today; 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Friday.

“44 Plays for 44 Presidents,” each president gets two minutes in this romp through American history, told in comedy, drama and music, Acadia Repertory Theatre, Somesville, $18-$23, under 16 $10. 244-7260. 8:15 p.m. today and Tuesday through Sunday.

Noel Coward’s “Blithe Spirit,” Theater at Monmouth, $20-$26. 939-9999. Hauntingly funny play, 7 p.m. today; 7:30 p.m. Thursday. Through Aug. 19.

“True Romance,” Rockland Public Library, free. 594-0310. Hilarious summer comedy on the back lawn, 5:30 p.m. Monday.

“The Fantasticks,” Poland Spring Inn, $10. Musical comedy, 8 p.m. Tuesday. Through Aug. 30.
“Murder a la Moliere” dinner theater, Carousel Music Theater, Boothbay Harbor, $36, includes meal and show. 633-5297. Murder mystery with music from the 1970s, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Through Aug. 28.

“Singin’ in the Rain,” Hackmatack Playhouse, Berwick, $18-$25, $10 students and under 20. 698-1807. Musical, 8 p.m. Wednesday, Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Thursday. Through Aug. 13.

“Room Service,” Theater at Monmouth, $20-$26. 933-9999. Hilarious farce, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Through Aug. 20.

RFA Divas, in the Base Lodge, Saddleback Mountain, Rangeley, $15-$20. 864-5364. Songs by Doris Day, Peggy Lee, Carrie Underwood, Queen, Rosemary Clooney and many more, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

“Fame takes a Holiday,” presented by The Originals, Saco River Grange Hall, Bar Mills, $15-$18, Thursday pay what you can. 929-5412. The zany story of the High Heeled Women, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

“You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown,” Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta, $5-$12. 563-3424. Musical, 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Through Aug. 6.

“Gypsy,” City Theater, Biddeford, $20. 282-0849. Classic musical, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Through Aug. 7.

Fenix Theatre Company Summer Repertory Season, Deering Oaks, Portland, free. fenixtheatre.com. Samuel Beckett’s “Waiting for Godot,” 6:30 p.m. Friday. Runs through Aug. 13.

Alfred Hitchcock’s “39 Steps,” Camden Opera House, $18, $10 for students. 236-0173. The Everyman Repertory Theatre, 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Beauty and the Beast Junior, Schoolhouse Arts Center, Standish, $8-$10, $5 for kids under 5. 642-3743. Musical theater student production, 7:30 p.m. Friday; 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Through July 31.

“King Lear: Truth and Consequence!,” Theater at Monmouth, $20-$26. 939-9999. Shakespeare tragedy, 7:30 p.m. Friday; 1 p.m. Saturday. Through Aug. 18.

“Boxers”: A Collection of Shorts, Theater Project, Brunswick, $12, suggested donation. 729-8584. A Teen Theater Camp Production, 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

“Fafalo,” Bowdoinham Town Hall, $15-$20, $10 for kids 6-12. 319-7289. Comic fantasy with Balinese masks and huge puppets, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Through Aug. 14.

“Much Ado About Nothing,” Theater at Monmouth, $20-$24. 933-9999. Shakespeare’s quarrelsome comedy, 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Through Aug. 20.
 

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