September 30, 2012

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“Botanical Mask #2” by Mayumi Sarai is part of three fall exhibitions opening Friday at the University of Maine Museum of Art, 40 Harlow St., in downtown Bangor. In addition to Sarai’s carved wooden sculptures, the museum will be showing paintings and drawings by Susan Jane Belton. UMMA is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Admission is free.

Courtesy of UMMA

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“First Snow,” a painting by Alan Bray, left, is part of three fall exhibitions opening Friday at the University of Maine Museum of Art, 40 Harlow St., in downtown Bangor. In addition to Bray’s paintings and Sarai’s carved wooden sculptures, the museum will be showing paintings and drawings by Susan Jane Belton. UMMA is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Admission is free.

Courtesy of UMMA

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First Fridays at The Farnsworth, Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, free. farnsworthmuseum.org/education. 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.

"Rock, Canvas, Blow Torch," Obadiah Bourne Buell, Jesse Butler and Chris Newcomb. Harmon's & Barton's Gallery, Portland. harmonsbartons.com. Through Oct. 31. Opening reception 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.

"Fire Before Ice," members of the Maine Artists Collective, Constellation Gallery, Portland. constellationart.com. Through Oct. 22. First Friday reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.

"CSA: Community Supporting Arts," work of 14 artists inspired by Maine farms, Harlow Gallery, Hallowell. harlowgallery.org. Through Oct. 27. Opening reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.

"Maine Masterworks," works by James Fitzgerald, Charles Woodbury, William T. Richards, Emil Holzhauer and more. Gleason Fine Art, Portland. 699-5599. Through Nov. 17. Opening reception 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.

Ronnie Wilson and Ruth Sylmore, paintings and photographs, Addison Woolley Gallery, Portland. addisonwoolley.com. Through Oct. 27. Opening reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.

"The Making of Music," Aarhus Gallery, Belfast. aarhusgallery.com. Musical instruments and art inspired by music. Through Oct. 28. Opening reception 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.

"Tuscany to Pompeii and Beyond," Condon and Georgeann Kuhl, paintings, mixed media, Art Galleries at University of Maine at Machias. 255-1279. Through Nov. 30. Opening reception 5 to 7 p.m. Friday.

"Chee is Twee" artwork by Michael Connor, The Green Hand Bookshop, Portland. 253-6808. Through Oct. 31. Opening reception 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.

"Eight Artists," Dianne Schelble, Laurie Goddard, Jon Kolkin, Diane Bowie Zaitlin, Adriance DeGroff, David Estey, America Martin and Megan Hinton, Carver Hill Gallery, Rockland. 594-7745. Through Oct. 31. Opening reception 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.

"Big & Small" Fall Fine Art Show, Maine Women in the Arts, Masonic Hall, Kennebunkport. mainewomenarts.com. 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Friday.

"SPACE" Interactive Installation Art by Amy Stacey Curtis, Winthrop Commerce Center, Winthrop. amystaceycurtis.com. Noon to 5 p.m. daily. Through Oct. 26. Opening reception, 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday.

"Falling for Color" Martha Baum, Neil Myrick, Diana Johnson, Marcia Feller and Anne Tarbox. Yarmouth Frame Shop and Gallery. yarmouthframe shopandgallery.com. Through Dec. 8. Opening reception, 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday.

Art at Marrett, tours and work by members of Saco River Art League, silent auction benefits the Marrett House and Historic New England, Marrett House, Standish. 882-7169. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday.

Auditions

UU Theater Tribute to the Poetry of Pearl Sawyer, seeking actors and orators to recite poetry, performance is the first weekend in November, First Universalist Church, Auburn. 783-0461. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday.

"The Nutcracker," a musical based on E.T.A. Hoffman's "The Nutcracker and the Mouse King" with music from Tchaikovsky's "Nutcracker Suite," Sanford Maine Stage, Springvale. sanfordmainestage.com. Boys and girls ages 10 and older, four men and four women, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday.

Benefits

Tours of the Kennebunk Wedding Cake House, benefit for hunger relief in York County, $10. 985-3700. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily through Oct. 15.

Portland Ovations Presents "POP!" Michael Odokara-Okigbo performance, food, circus and dance performance, benefits Portland Ovations' school and community-based arts programs, Ovations Offstage, Portland Company Complex, $35 in advance, $40 day of. 773-3150. 5:30 p.m. Tuesday.

BeadforLife Sale, bead jewelry made from recycled paper and shea butter products made in Uganda, fundraiser for impoverished people living in Uganda, Fisherman's Wharf Inn, Boothbay Harbor. 633-5090. 5 to 7:30 p.m. Friday; noon to 5 p.m. Oct. 7.

"Trust in Art," auction in support of land preservation and art education, Atlantic Hall, Cape Porpoise, $20. 985-0985. Presented by Heartwood College of Art and Kennebunkport Conservation Trust, preview at 4 p.m., auction at 5:30 p.m. Saturday.

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Kurt Jenkins stars in “Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story” at the Ogunquit Playhouse through Oct. 21.

Courtesy Ogunquit Playhouse

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Maine State Ballet will present “Can-Can Parisien” at its theater in Falmouth at 1 and 4 p.m. Saturday.

Courtesy Maine State Ballet

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Ben Harper, a singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, will play an acoustic show at the State Theatre in Portland on Saturday.

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Robert Moody will conduct the Portland Symphony Orchestra in “Fanfare for a New Season” on Oct. 7 and 9.

Courtesy PSO

  


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