July 8, 2012

Audience Calendar

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REO Speedwagon performs today with Styx and Ted Nugent at the Bangor Waterfront Pavilion.

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“An Evening with Duke Ellington,” a slide show with recorded music about the 20th-century band leader and composer, will be presented Saturday and July 15 at the St. Lawrence Arts Center in Portland.

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Portland Choral Art Society Camerata, The Temple, Ocean Park, $12. oceanpark.org. 7:30 p.m. July 15. 

Pro Sports

Sea Dogs Game, Minor League baseball, Hadlock Field, Portland. seadogs.com. New Hampshire, 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 6 p.m. Saturday; 1 p.m. July 15. 

Special Events

PortSports Social Club Presents Pop Cruise, booze cruise with Katy Gaga, male rock band performing female pop songs, Casablanca Cruises, Portland, $20, 21-plus. portsportsmaine.com. Boarding at 1:30, cruise from 2 to 5 p.m. today.

Angel Reading Dinner with Ruth Kramer, three-course dinner and personal reading, Clay Hill Farm Restaurant, Cape Neddick, $10. 361-2272. clayhillfarm.com. 6 p.m. Monday.

National Theater in London Rebroadcast, "Frankenstein," based on Mary Shelley's gothic novel, Fryeburg Academy (Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center), $10 to $18. fryeburgacademy.org/pac. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Maine Author Crash Barry: "Tough Island Live," 45-minute monologue with true stories of Matinicus, Patten Free Library, Bath, free. 443-5141. 7 p.m. Tuesday.

MET Opera: Live in HD Summer Encore Series, "Les Contes D'Hoffman," Fryeburg Academy (Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center), $10 to $18. fryeburgacademy.org/pac. 2:30 p.m. Wednesday.

"Live for $5 Wednesday Night Series," New England dance company Adele Myers & Dancers, Stonington Opera House, $5. operahousearts.org. 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Live in HD from Royal Albert Hall, "Phantom of the Opera," Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta, $5 to $15. atthelincoln.org. 7 p.m. Thursday.

Boston Babydolls, "A (re)Moveable Feast," food-themed burlesque show, Lucid Stage, Portland, $16 to $18. lucidstage.com. 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

23rd Annual Decorator Show House Preview Party, meet designers, fine food and drinks, 19 Harmon Park Road, York Harbor, $75 to $125. oldyork.org. 6 to 9 p.m. Friday.

Norway Arts Festival Street Dance, music by Tricky Britches, Katey Branch & Emma Day-Branch, and Dawson Hill, BBQ behind Fare Share Market, downtown Norway, free. norwayartsfestival.org. 5:30 to 9 p.m. Friday.

R and R Spinners Spinning Demo, demonstration of traditional skills, Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village, New Gloucester, free. 926-4597. 10 a.m. Saturday.

"An Evening with Duke Ellington," recorded music and slide presentation on the life and career of the band leader, St. Lawrence Arts Center, Portland, $12 to $15. stlawrencearts.org. 7 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. July 15.

Western Maine Gem, Mineral and Jewelry Festival, Telstar High School, Bethel, $2, under 12 free. 527-2938. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 15.

Judy McKenzie Memorial Art Sale Preview Party, York Public Library, $10. york.lib.me.us. 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday.

23rd Annual Decorator Show House, presented by Museums of Old York, Harmon House, York Harbor, $20. oldyork.org. Saturday and July 15. Runs through Aug. 11.

Mensk Rooftop Film Series, "Up," bring your own lawnchair, blankets and snacks, Spring Street Parking Garage, Portland, free. menskmaine.org. 8:30 p.m. July 15.

Chickadee Quilters of Bridgton Quilt Show, quilts on display, vendor area, yard sale table, refreshments, Stevens Brook Elementary School, Bridgton, $5. 647-5197. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and July 15. 


"South Pacific," Rodgers & Hammerstein musical, Ogunquit Playhouse, $29 to $74. ogunquitplayhouse.org. 2 and 7 p.m. today; 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. July 15.

"Aquitania," dance, music and classic storytelling in a mystical world, presented by Ziggurat Theater Ensemble of Merrymeeting Arts Center, Bowdoinham Town Hall, $10 to $20. merrymeetingartscenter.org. 5 p.m. today; 7:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday; 5 p.m. July 15.

"In My Head I'm Thin," Lucid Stage, Portland, $18 to $20. lucidstage.com. 2 and 8 p.m. today.

"The Sound of Music," Rodgers and Hammerstein musical, Schoolhouse Arts Center, Standish, $12 to $18. schoolhousearts.org. 5 p.m. today; 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday; 5 p.m. July 15. Runs through July 22.

"White Christmas," Irving Berlin musical, Arundel Barn Playhouse, $30 to $41. arundelbarnplayhouse.com. 8 p.m. Tuesday; 2 and 8 p.m. Wednesday; 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday.

"Urinetown," musical, Boothbay Playhouse, $20. 633-3379. boothbayplayhouse.com. 8 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday.

"Oklahoma," musical, Hackmatack Playhouse, Berwick, $10 to $28. hackmatack.org. 8 p.m. Wednesday; 2 and 8 p.m. Thursday; 8 p.m. Friday; 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday. Runs through July 21.

Shakespeare's "Antony & Cleopatra," Burnt Cove Church Community Center, Stonington, $35. operahousearts.org. 7 p.m. Thursday through July 15. Runs through July 22.

"Once On This Island, Jr.," Caribbean adaptation of the popular Hans Christian Anderson fairy tale "The Little Mermaid," Sanford Maine Stage, Springvale, $10 to $12. sanfordmainestage.com. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. July 15. Runs through July 22.

"The Little Prince," children's show, Theater at Monmouth, Monmouth, $12. theateratmonmouth.org. 1 p.m. Saturday.

Elton John and Tim Rice's "Aida," musical, Waldo Theatre, Waldoboro, $12 to $18. thewaldo.org. 7:30 p.m. Saturday; 3 p.m. July 15. Runs through July 21.

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