August 28, 2011

Audience Calendar

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Blues singer/pianist Marcia Ball performs on Wednesday at The Landing at Pine Point in Scarborough.

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Guitarist Richard Thompson performs on Wednesday, with guest Robin Lane, at the Westbrook Performing Arts Center.

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Editor's Note: To submit items for Calendar, send mail to Community News at Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram, One City Center, Portland, ME 04101, or send email to or a fax to 791-6920. Items should be submitted two weeks in advance. For information, call 791-6455., The Portland Company Marine Complex, Portland, $30, 21-plus. Noon to 3:30 p.m. and 5 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday.

For Children

"Pippi Longstocking's Musical Adventure," 2011 children's theater season, Ogunquit Playhouse, $10. 800-982-2787. 10 a.m. today.


"Voyages and the Great Age of Sail," artifacts related to 19th-century Saco sea captain Tristram Jordan; also "Point of Departure," works by Saco artist Diane Bowie Zaitlin, Saco Museum, $2-$5. 283-3861; Noon to 4 p.m. today and Tuesday through Thursday; noon to 8 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Through Sept. 4.

"Learning is an Ornament: The History of Kennebunk's Schools," replica installations, historic images and more, Brick Store Museum, Kennebunk, $5. 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.


Lissa Schneckenburger and Bethany Waickman, fiddle music with vocals and guitar, Hilton Garden Inn Auburn Riverwatch, Auburn, free. 782-7228. 2 p.m. today.

Sacred Harp Singing and potluck supper, St. Paul's Union Chapel, Waldoboro. 721-9732. 2 to 5 p.m. today.

Blistered Fingers Family Bluegrass Festival, camping available, Litchfield Fairgrounds, Litchfield, $10-$70. 9 a.m. today.

Weekly music jam sessions, bring an instrument or just listen, Sail Power and Steam Museum, Rockland, free. 701-7627. 2 to 4 p.m. today.

Buckethead, hard rock, State Theatre, Portland, $22-$25, general admission, all ages. (800) 745-3000; 7:30 p.m. today.

Lady Zen, Run of the Mill Brewpub, Saco, free. 571-9648. 8 to 11 p.m. today.

Cullu Reggae Sundays, Porthole Restaurant, Portland, $3, all ages. 780-6533. 4 to 8 p.m. today. Through Sept. 4.

Steven Page with the Jay Baird Band, former lead singer for the band Barenaked Ladies, Strand Theatre, Rockland, $20. 7:30 p.m. today.

Summer Sunday Jazz Brunch, guitarist Max Rowe, Cafe Cambridge, South Portland. 899-1884. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. today.

Summer bandstand concerts, guitarist Bill Docos, jazz fusion, Bethel Common, Bethel, rain location is Bingham Auditorium on 45 Church St., free. 824-3575. 4 p.m. today.

John Hasnip, acoustic folk-alternative, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland, free. 874-2639. 5:30 p.m. today.

Pickle Jar Defenders, old-time Americana, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. today.

Pianists Warren King and David Phil, "One Piano, Four Hands," benefits Animal Welfare Society, Colony Hotel, Kennebunkport, $5. 967-3331. 5 to 6 p.m. today.

Thomas Snow Jazz Quartet, proceeds to the Joan Beaudry Educational Fund, Thornton Academy Garland Auditorium, Saco, $10-$15, kids free. 284-4754. 7 p.m. today.

Open mic with Alec Wall, acoustic, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland, free. 874-2639. 7 to 11 p.m. Monday.

Havana Nights summer series, with Primo Cubano, every Tuesday night, The Landing at Pine Point, Scarborough. 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday.

The Tartan Terrors, Celtic music, comedy and dance, Lakeside Theater, Rangeley, $20-$25. 864-5000. 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Mike Krapovicky, acoustic rock, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland, free. 874-2639. 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Floydz Boyz, jazz piano trio, Grace, Portland. 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday.

Ragtime pianist Bob Milne, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor, $17/$22. 633-5159. 7:30 p.m. (doors at 7) Wednesday.

Weekly old-time music jam, old-time Appalachian music, bring an instrument or just listen, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland. 899-3529. 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday.

Marcia Ball, blues singer and pianist, The Landing at Pine Point, Scarborough, $27.50-$37.50. 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Arthur Webster and the Holy Mackerels, acoustic trio, McSeagull's, Boothbay Harbor. 633-5900. 8 to 11 p.m. Wednesday.

Music on the Mall, Cathie Stebbins Trio, Brunswick Mall, free. 729-4439. 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Richard Thompson, with special guest Robin Lane, Westbrook Performing Arts Center, $39. 7 p.m. Wednesday.

David Beam and the Custom House Gang, blues and Americana, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland, free. 874-2639. 7 p.m. Wednesday.

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