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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"Forever Frank," Reindeer Theatre Company, Louis Philippe and cast of talented young singers, benefit for Reindeer's Alternative Music Program, American Legion Hall, Westbrook, $15. 6 p.m. Friday.

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


"Damn Yankees," musical, Ogunquit Playhouse, $29 to $74. 2 p.m. Sunday; 8 p.m. Tuesday; 2:30 and 8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday; 8 p.m. Friday; 3:30 and 8:30 p.m. Saturday.

"The Rocky Horror Picture Show," musical, Arundel Barn Playhouse, Arundel, $30 to $41. 8 p.m. Sunday and Tuesday; 2 and 8 p.m. Wednesday; 8 p.m. Thursday; 2 and 8 p.m. Friday; 8 p.m. Saturday.

"The Little Prince," children's show, Theater at Monmouth, $12. 1 p.m. Sunday, Thursday and Friday.

"42nd Street," Maine State Music Theatre, Bowdoin College (Pickard Theater), Brunswick, $36-$59. 2 and 7:30 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. Monday; 2 and 7:30 p.m. Tuesday; 7:30 p.m. Wednesday; 2 and 7:30 p.m. Thursday; 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Through Aug. 25.

"The Maine Quartet," theater piece comprised of four short plays by acclaimed playwright Robert Manns, Lucid Stage, Portland, $15, $12 seniors and students. 2 p.m. Sunday.

Shakespeare's "Two Gentlemen of Verona," adventure of love, desire and disguise, Theater at Monmouth, $10-$26. 7 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and Friday.

"Romeo and Juliet," contemporary music, dance and costumes, presented by Harborside Shakespeare Company. College of the Atlantic (Gates Center), Bar Harbor. $12; $10 seniors, students; $8 for children under 12. 939-6929. 2 and 7:30 p.m. Sunday.

Elton John and Tim Rice's "Aida," musical, Community Little Theatre, Auburn, $18. 2 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. Thursday; 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

"Burt Dow, Deep Water Man," musical version of the classic downeast tale, Stonington Opera House, $25-$35. 2 p.m. Sunday; 7 p.m. Thursday through Saturday. Through Aug. 19.

Moliere's "Tartuffe," high-jinks and physical comedy, Theater at Monmouth, $10-$26. 1 p.m. Tuesday; 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Through Aug. 19.

Tennessee Williams' "The Glass Menagerie," drama, Theater at Monmouth, $10-$26. 1 p.m. Wednesday; 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

"Once Upon a Mattress," musical comedy, Boothbay Playhouse, $20. 633-3379. 8 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday.

"Charlotte's Web, The Musical," presented by Arts in Motion Theater, Fryeburg Academy (Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center), $12, $10 seniors, children. 7 p.m. Friday; 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday.

Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream," performed by teenagers under the direction of Eileen Avery, Schoolhouse Arts Center, Standish, $10, $8 students and seniors. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Through Aug. 19.

Shakespeare's "Henry IV," Theater at Monmouth, $10-$28. 1 p.m. Saturday.


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