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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Lowry’s Lodge Monthly Poetry Series, hosted by Jim Donnelly and Anna Wrobel, featured poets Carolyn Gelland Frost and Jim Glenn Thatcher, Saccarappa Art Collective, Westbrook, $3. 591-7300. 7 p.m. Saturday.

Susan Poulin, performing “The Best of Ida,” Dunaway Center, Ogunquit, $15 advance, $18 door. ogunquit.org/ shop.php. 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

Storyteller Odds Bodkin, performing “The Harvest: Stories of Thanksgiving,” Thomas Memorial Library, Cape Elizabeth. thomasmemorial library.org. 3 p.m. Saturday.

• SPORTS

Portland Boxing Club presents professional and amateur bouts, featured boxer lightweight Ryan Kielczweski, Portland Exposition Building, $30 to $55. porttix.com. 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

• Theater

Good Theater presents “The Grand Manner,” A.R.Gurney’s love letter to fabled actress Katherine Cornell and heyday of Broadway theater, St. Lawrence Arts Center, Portland, $20 to $28. goodtheater.com. 2 p.m. Sunday; 7 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday; 7:30 p.m. Friday; 3 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Nov. 17. Runs through Nov. 24.

Morris Panych’s “Vigil,” offbeat fable of family and loneliness, Portland Stage Company, $35 to $45. portlandstage.org. 2 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday; 2 and 7:30 p.m. Thursday; 7:30 p.m. Friday; 4 and 8 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Nov. 17.

Robert DuBac’s “The Book of Moron,” provocative new comedy, The Public Theatre, Lewiston, $20. thepublictheatre.org. 2 p.m. Sunday.

“Children of Eden,” musical fable about parents, children and faith inspired by the stories of Adam and Eve, Cain and Abel and Noah and the flood, Windham Center Stage Theatre, $10 to $12. 893-2098. 4 p.m. Sunday.

The Fairy Tale Players present “The Three Piggs,” trials and tribulations of a middle school science fair, Acorn Studio Theater, Westbrook, $4 to $6. acorn-productions.org. 2 p.m. Sunday; 11 a.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Nov. 17. Runs through Nov. 24.

“Zombie America,” by local playwright Kristen Watson, Schoolhouse Arts Center, Standish, $10. schoolhousearts.org. 5 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 5 p.m. Nov. 17.

Fenix Theatre Company and Dramatic Repertory Company present “A Bright New Boise,” Portland Ballet Studio, $20, free for 25 and under. fenixtheatre.com. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. Runs through Nov. 24.

Neil Simon’s “Promises, Promises,” songs of Burt Bacharach and Hal David, Gaslight Theater at Hallowell City Hall, $10 to $12. gaslighttheater .org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday; 2 p.m. Nov. 17. Runs through Nov. 23.

Deering High School presents “Grease,” Broadway musical, Deering High School Auditorium, Portland. deeringdrama.org. 7 p.m. Friday; 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday.

Windham High School presents “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum,” musical comedy, Windham High School, $7 to $11. 893-1742. 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 4 p.m. Nov. 17. Runs through Nov. 24.

USM Theatre presents “The Cripple of Inishmaan,” Irish dark comedy, University of Southern Maine, Russell Hall, Gorham, $8 to $15. usm .maine.edu/theatre. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 5 p.m. Nov. 17. Runs through Nov. 24.

“Shrek the Musical,” with live orchestra, Waldo Theatre, Waldoboro, $5 to $15. thewaldo.org. 7 p.m. Friday; 3 p.m. Saturday and Nov. 17. Runs through Nov. 24.

Noble High School presents “The Music Man,” Broadway musical, Noble High School, Berwick, $8. (603) 534-4526. 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Nov. 17.

“Metamorphoses,” adapted from the classic Ovid poem “Metamorphoses,” performed in a pool on Hauck Auditorium stage, University of Maine, Orono, $10. umaine.edu/spa. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Nov. 17. Runs through Nov. 24.

Anthony’s Dinner Theater presents “Elvis Today,” young Elvis and 78-year-old Elvis with five-course dinner, featuring Derry Rundlett as one of three Elvis impersonators, Anthony’s Dinner Theater, Portland, $39.95. 221-2267. 8 p.m. Friday.

UNE Players present “Midsummer/Jersey,” funny re-telling of Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” set on the boardwalk of a seaside town in modern-day New Jersey, City Theater, Biddeford, $10. citytheater.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Nov. 17.

Aqua City Actors Theatre present “Our House,” scathing comedy by Theresa Rebeck that takes on media-obsessed culture; adult language and situations, not suitable for children, Waterville Opera House, $8 to $12. operahouse.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Nov. 17. Runs through Nov. 24.

Portland Ovations presents Fred Garbo’s Inflatable Theater Company, pop-action inflatables of all shapes and sizes combined with mime, juggling and acrobatics, Westbrook Performing Arts Center, $15. portlandovations.org. 1 p.m. Saturday.

“The Orphan Circus,” puppet theater, performed by Les Sages Fous, Mayo Street Arts, Portland, $10 to $12. mayostreetarts.org. 2 p.m. Saturday and Nov. 17 for ages 10 and up; 8 p.m. Saturday for mature audiences.

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