August 19, 2012

Audience Calendar

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Grace Potter and The Nocturnals perform two shows this week – Wednesday and Thursday – at the State Theatre in Portland.

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Former Boston Symphony concertmaster Joseph Silverstein is featured in the Bay Chamber Summer Music Festival Thursday and Friday at the Rockport Opera House.

Courtesy of Bay Chamber Concerts

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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.

"Tuscany to Pompeii and Beyond," Condon and Georgeann Kuhl, paper pulp paintings, mixed media, Gallery at Widgeon Cove, Harpswell. Through Sept. 7.

Ed Botkin 8th Annual Show, realistic Maine scenes in oil, Ocean View Grange, St. George. 372-6369. Ends Sunday.

"The Art of Dee's Ice Cream Packaging," artwork Barbara Bean and Edward Mackenzie made from material donated by Brunswick-Topsham Land Trust, Richmond Store Gallery. Through Oct. 31.

"Deer Park Lodge," variety of images from a historic Maine camp, Schoolhouse Gallery, Kingfield. 939-6518. Through Aug. 30.

Jean Kigel, Asian brush paintings and watercolors, River Arts Gallery II, Damariscotta. Through Wednesday.

Peter Pentz, "Photographic Portrait of Denmark, ME," Denmark Arts Center. 452-2412. Through Sept. 3.

Georges Belmont, mixed media combining photography, painting and drawing, Gallery K, Stonington. 367-2978. Through Aug. 30.

"Three Way Lens," sculpture, collage, oil paintings and drawings by Priscilla Cross, Carol Sloane and Leva Tatarsky, Downtown Gallery, Washington. 845-2597. Through Sept. 9.

"At Home and Abroad: Realism, Impressionism and Modernism," European and American paintings, Wiscasset Bay Gallery. Through Sept. 21.

Linda Murray, new works, Sharpe Gallery, Kennebunk. Through Aug. 31.

Jan ter Weele, paintings, Falmouth Memorial Library. Through Sept. 30.

"Illumination," hand-crafted lighting sculpture by Joe Hemes, CRAFT Gallery, Rockland. Through Sept. 16.

"Her Kingdom Under the Sea," installation by Andrea Dezso, Tides Institute and Museum of Art, Eastport. Through Sept. 12.

"The Power of Music: Photographic Portraits of Americans and their Musical Instruments, 1860-1915," Museum L-A, Lewiston. Through Sept. 23.

"Little Maine Dress," sculptural dresses by Nikki Millonzi, McCaela Prentice and Ali Corey, Coleman Burke Gallery at Port City Music Hall, Portland. Through Aug. 26.

"Sea Lives," Sonja Weber Gilkey, Penobscot Marine Museum, Searsport. Through Aug. 31.

"Paintings, Prints and Drawings," Sam Cady, Nancy Wissemann-Widrig, David Dewey and John Silverio, Caldbeck Gallery, Rockland. 594-5935. Through Sept. 15.

"Turkish Delights, Buddhas and Veils," photographs from the Mid and Far East by Clare Stone, College of the Atlantic (Ethel H. Blum Gallery), Bar Harbor. 288-5015. Through Sept. 21.

Quilt Exhibit, antique family quilts and over 80 quilts created and hand-quilted by Jeanne Wright, North Windham Union Church, $3. 892-2809. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

"Two Sisters," Phyllis Fales and Karen Jones, Cushing Arts in the Barn. Through Aug. 26.

"Continuing Connections," Michael Alpert, orchard photographs, Turtle Gallery, Deer Isle. Through Oct. 13.

Art Openings

Janice Anthony, new and recent paintings, Frost Gully Gallery, 150 Main St., Thomaston. Opening reception, 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday.

Russell Jinishian, selected marine art, Maine Art Gallery, Wiscasset. 882-7511. Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday.


Agatha Christie's "Murder on the Nile," parts for women from ages 16 to 50, men from ages 25 to 60, performances are Nov. 9 to 18, Gaslight Theater at Hallowell City Hall. 626-3698. 6 p.m. Sunday; 6:30 p.m. Monday and Wednesday.

TriCity Community Chorus, all voice parts, Masonic Hall, Saco. 883-5219. 6:30 p.m. Monday.

Murder Mystery Dinner Show, date is Oct. 27, Nasson Community Center (Little Theatre), Springvale. 7 to 8:30 p.m. Monday and Wednesday.


"Sunday-Sunday-Sunday" Drag Show, drag stars from New York City's cabaret scene will perform, program for LGBTQ youth, benefits Out! As I Want To Be, The Pearl, Rockland, $25, $50 includes dinner, 18-plus. 800-530-6997. 6 p.m. Sunday.

Gorham High School Alumni Association's 3nd Annual Scholarship Golf Scramble, benefits scholarships for graduating seniors planning to attend college in the fall, Gorham Country Club, scramble format, $100, $350 per foursome. 332-0634. 8 a.m. Monday.

Summer Benefit Concert Series, Gunther Brown Band, benefits Southern Maine Agency on Aging, Spiral Arts, Community Partnerships for the Protection of Children and Hope Acts/Friends of Burundi, Thornton Heights United Methodist Church, South Portland, $5. 7 p.m. Thursday.

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“Despite Technology” by Lesia Sochor, from “Just Sew Stories,” continuing through Aug. 26 at Elizabeth Moss Gallery in Falmouth.

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