November 10, 2013

Audience Calendar

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Fred Garbo’s Inflatable Theater Company, featuring Garbo and his pop-action inflatables of all shapes and sizes – and including mime, juggling and acrobatics – performs at the Westbrook Performing Arts Center on Saturday.

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The Roberto Morbioli Blues Band, fronted by the Italian guitar master, is at One Longfellow Square in Portland on Friday.

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Ann Hood, Harmons & Bartons Gallery, author of “The Knitting Circle” and “The Obituary Writer,” Portland. 318-0008. 6 p.m. Wednesday.

John Fricke, author of “The Wonderful World of Oz: An Illustrated History of an American Classic,” Camden Public Library. library 7 p.m. Thursday4.

Pope Brock, author of “Indiana Gothic” and “Charlatin: America’s Greatest Huckster,” Falmouth Memorial Library. falmouthmemorial 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

John Ford, author of “This Cider Still Tastes Funny,” Scarborough Public Library. 2 p.m. Nov. 17.

• Classical Music

University Singers, University of Maine, Minsky Recital Hall, Orono, $9. 2 p.m. Sunday.

Public Concert Series of the Portland Rossini Club, works by Schubert, Barber, Adler and Brahms, Cathedral Church of St. Luke, Portland, $5 to $10, students free. 3 p.m. Sunday.

The Portland Conservatory of Music presents Noonday Concerts, holiday “Sing-Along” with Robert Russell and the Choral Arts Society, with Jesse Feinberg, jazz piano, First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, Portland, $5 suggested. 12:15 p.m. Tuesday; 12:15 p.m. Thursday.

Chamber Music, University of Maine, Minsky Recital Hall, Orono, $9. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

USM Youth Ensembles Fall Instrumental Concert, Merrill Auditorium, Portland, $5 to $8. 7 p.m. Thursday.

Il Divo, classical crossover quartet, Cross Insurance Center, Bangor, $43.75 to $93.75. waterfrontconcerts .com. 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Pianist Derek Herzer, works by Brahms, Medtner, Enescu and others, Franco Center, Lewiston, $14 to $16, students free. 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Oratorio Chorale, Schubert and Mozart, Brunswick Seventh-day Adventist Church, Brunswick, $20 advance, $25 door. oratoriochorale .org. 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

USM School of Music presents Schubert’s “Unfinished Symphony” and Mozart’s “Requiem,” high school choral invitational, Merrill Auditorium, Portland, $10 to $15 suggested. 8 p.m. Saturday.

Oratorio Chorale, Schubert and Mozart, Woodfords Congregational Church, Portland. oratoriochorale .org. 3 p.m. Nov. 17.

The Brinkler Trio, works by Zitterbart, Zamecnik, Coerne and Rischer, violinist Bozena O’brien, cellist Gary Hodges and pianist Kenneth Piotrowski, Cathedral Church of St. Luke, Portland, $5 to $10. 772-5434. 3 p.m. Nov. 17.

• Dance

Emerging Dance concert, University of Maine, Minsky Recital Hall, Orono, free. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Port City Swing Dance, music by Maine Swingin’ DJs, Woodfords Club, Portland, $10. portcityswing .com. Lessons at 8 p.m., dance at 9 p.m. Friday.

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.

• Fairs/Festivals

Carol and Friends Annual Country Craft Fair, 117 Spiller Road, Gorham. 839-3479. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.

Athletic Boosters 20th Annual Holiday Craft Fair, Windham High School. 807-6910. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday.

Old-Fashioned Christmas Fair, wood items, wreaths, linens, home decor, toys and ornaments, sweet treats, Windham Historical Society. 892-5608. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday.

20th Annual Christmas Arts & Craft Show, art and crafts by New England artisans, Augusta Armory. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.

Fall Fair, crafts, gifts and more, Clark Memorial United Methodist Church, Portland. 773-5423. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.

Saco Valley Fiber Artists annual craft show and sale with demonstrations, hand-woven items, soaps, hand knits, knitting supplies and more, North Scarborough Grange Hall. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

Christmas Prelude Craft Fair, local artisans and craftspeople, bake sale, St. Bartholomew Church, Cape Elizabeth. 799-5528. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.

20th Annual Portland Christmas Arts & Craft Show, art and crafts by New England artisans, Stevens Avenue Armory, Portland. newenglandcraft 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Nov. 17.

Annual Pine Cone Fair, Christmas decorations and crafts, tree ornaments, quilts, jams and much more, Christ Church, Kennebunk. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.

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