August 12, 2012

Audience Calendar for Aug. 12

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Chris Newcomb, left, and Eric Worthley in “Upholding the Law,” part of “Maine Quartet” at Lucid Stage at 2 p.m. today.

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“Meeting House” by Barbara Ernst Prey is among her works in the exhibition, “Forty Years of Painting” at Blue Water Fine Arts in Port Clyde through Aug. 31.

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Editor's Note: To submit items for Calendar, send mail to GO at The 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 Maine Marimba Ensemble, El Rayo Taqueria, Portland. Zimbabwean marimba music, 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday.

Summer Music Series, Congress Square, Portland, free. 772-6828. Meghan Yates, mystic music, noon Tuesday; Pitch Black Ribbons, noon Friday.

The Mahoosuc Skye Celtic Series, Cillian Vallely and Ryan McGiver, Gould Academy (Bingham Auditorium), Bethel. $20, $15 seniors, $10 for 12 and under. 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Music in the Park, Sykler (country rock), Shevenell Park, Main Street, Biddeford. 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Summer Music Series, Kit Soden with violinist Aliza Thibodeau, Bangor Public Library. 947-8336, ext. 111. 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Dave Gutter, Jeff Beam and Mighty Tiny, The Oak and the Ax, Biddeford, $8. theoakand 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Sunset Folk Series, Western Promenade Park, Curt Bessette and Kenn Kurtz, Portland. 756-8130. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Summer Concerts at Mill Creek Park, The Time Pilots ('80s covers), South Portland, free. 767-7650. 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Music on the Mall, Anne Sparling (kids' night, bring percussion instruments), Brunswick, free. 729-4439. 5 p.m. Wednesday.

Old Time Music Jam, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland, donations welcome. 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Ed Gerhard, six-string, slide guitar and acoustic Hawaian lap slide, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor, $18 advance, $22 day of. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Girl Talk, samples and mash-ups from DJ Greg Gillis, State Theatre, Portland, $25 advance, $30 day of. 8:30 p.m. Thursday.

The Portland Jazz Orchestra, Dr. Chris Oberholtzer and his 18-piece ensemble perform an evening of big band swing, One Longfellow Square, Portland, $9, $5 tudents, seniors. 8 p.m. Thursday.

Cool Sounds Concert Series and Outdoor Market, Veayo Twins (modern alternative), Bangor downtown, free. Market 5 to 8 p.m., concert at 6 p.m. Thursday.

Summer Concert Series, Billy Libby and Band (singer-songwriter), Lithgow Public Library, Augusta, free. 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

Shemekia Copeland, blues singer, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield, $25. 8 p.m. Thursday.

Alive at Five Summer Music Series, McCarthys (country, roots rock) and Amy Allen (singer-songwriter), Monument Square, Portland. 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday.

Friends of Eastern Promenade Concert Series, Fort Allen Park, Portland. 756-8130. Don Campbell Band, 7 p.m. Thursday.

Belfast Summer Nights Weekly Music Series, Emilia Dahlin and The Colorados, Heritage Park, free. 322-7123. 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Hot Summer Nights Music Series, Central School, South Berwick, free, donations welcome. 384-5846. Will Daily, folk and pop, 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday.

Summer Concert Series, Maine Marimba Ensemble, Fountain Park, Lewiston, free. Noon Thursday.

Anthony Joe Lewis, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland. 7 p.m. Thursday.

Jazz at St. Peter's by the Sea Concert, Eric Andrews Ensemble followed by wine and cheese reception, all funds raised go to the preservation fund of the 115-year-old parish chapel of the Episcopal Church, Cape Neddick, $15. 5 p.m. Thursday.

Town Founder, Empire Dine and Dance, Portland, 21-plus. 9 p.m. Thursday.

Novel Jazz Septet, songs from the Great American songbook, Skidompha Library, Damariscotta, $13, $10 seniors, $5 for ages 12-18, free for under 12 accompanied by a parent. 563-5513. 7 p.m. Thursday.

Open Mic Night, Deer Run Tavern, Yarmouth, free, all ages. 846-9555. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Kristin Hersh, singer-songwriter, formerly of Throwing Muses, Empire Dine and Dance, Portland, $12 advance, $15 day of, 21-plus. 8:30 p.m. Friday.

Sara Hallie Richardson, singer-songwriter, CD release show, One Longfellow Square, Portland, $8 advance, $10 day of. 8 p.m. Friday.

Blues Barn Burner Music Series with Monkey Junk, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield, $15. 8 p.m. Friday.

Open Mic Night, Jakeman Hall, Ocean Park, free. 934-9068. 7 to 9 p.m. Friday.

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