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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The Congress St Sheiks, blues, featuring Glenn Wesier and Bill Umbel, Empire Dine and Dance, Portland, 21-plus. portlandempire.com. 9 p.m. Tuesday.

Anthrax and Testament, State Theatre, Portland, $26 in advance, $30 day of. statetheatreportland.com. With Death Angel, 7:50 p.m. Wednesday.

Sultans of String, Skye Theatre Performing Arts Center, South Carthage, $15. 491-0273. 7 p.m. Wednesday.

The Portland Jazz Orchestra, Chris Oberholtzer and his 18-piece ensemble perform big band swing, One Longfellow Square, Portland, $9, $5 students, seniors, advance. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m. Thursday.

Maia Sharp, AG and Garrison Starr, supergroup of women singers, Jonathan's Restaurant, Ogunquit, $17.50 in advance, $21.50 day of. jonathansrestaurant.com. 8 p.m. Thursday.

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

Sultans of String, Dexter Regional High School, Dexter, $8. 924-4121. 7 p.m. Thursday.

Miss Fairchild with Biscuits, Empire Dine and Dance, Portland, $6. 879-8988. portlandempire.com. 8 p.m. Friday.

Lori McKenna, One Longfellow Square, Portland, $22 in advance, $25 day of. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m. Friday.

Blues Ball with Shemekia Copeland, big dance floor, cash bar, Samoset Resort, Rockport, $25, table of 10 for $200. 596-6055. With F&G Band featuring Sandra Taylor, 7 p.m. Friday.

North Sea Gas, Scottish folk music, Gardiner Lions Club, $15. 582-1337. 7 p.m. Friday.

The Reverie Machine, folk fusion album release concert with Wesley Hartley and the Traveling Trees and The Baltic Sea, Big Easy, Portland, $8. bigeasyportland.com. 9 p.m. Friday.

Single Point, Empire Dine and Dance, Portland, free, 21-plus. 879-8988. portlandempire.com. 9 p.m. Saturday.

An Acoustic Evening with Ben Harper, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, State Theatre, Portland, $35-$55, reserved seating, all ages. statetheatre portland.com. 8 p.m. Saturday.

David Mallett, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor, $20 in advance, $25 day of. boothbayoperahouse.com. 8 p.m. Saturday.

James McMurtry, Center Theatre for the Performing Arts, Dover-Foxcroft, $22.50. centertheatre.org. 8 p.m. Saturday.

Ben Taylor, singer-songwriter, Strand Theatre, Rockland, $15 in advance, $18 day of. rocklandstrand.com. 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, music by Bruch, Brahms and Dohnanyi, Bates College, Olin Arts Center, Lewiston, $10-$15, free tickets available for the first 100 seniors or students, batestickets.com. 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

Cleonice Presents Fall Festival of Music, The Blast Addicts, Loose Cannon Jug Band, Through the Dirt, benefit for Nisa Smily and Sustainable Harvest International, The Maine Grind, Ellsworth, $10, under 12 free. 664-7554. 4 to 9 p.m. Saturday.

Jim Campilongo Trio, Johnson Hall Performing Arts Center, Gardiner, $27. johnsonhall.org. 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

Suede, Jonathan's Restaurant, Ogunquit, $30 in advance, $34 day of. jonathansrestaurant.com. 8 p.m. Oct. 7.

Keelan Donovan, "With Love" CD release show, One Longfellow Square, Portland, $8. onelongfellowsquare.com. Amy Allen opens. 8 p.m. Oct. 7.

Maine Ole' Opry Show and Induction, The Record Family Band, emcee Kenny Tibbetts, Silver Spur, Mechanic Falls, $6 in advance, $8 day of, $3 for under 12. 490-1232. 1 to 4:30 p.m. Oct. 7.

Outdoors

Thursday Morning Bird Walks with Maine Audubon, Gilsland Farm Audubon Center, Falmouth, $8, $5 for members. maineaudubon.org/events. Naturalist Mike Windsor leads bird walk, 7 to 9 a.m. Thursday.

Weekly Bird Walk, meet at the museum north entrance, College of the Atlantic, George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History, Bar Harbor, free. 288-5395. With student naturalist Anna Stunkel, 10 a.m. Thursday.

Special Events

Maine Alpaca Farm Days, meet alpacas and learn about alpaca farming and fiber production, Longwoods Alpaca Farm, Cumberland and other farms around the state; free. www.mainealpacafarms.com. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.

"Suite Limpet," presented by College of the Atlantic's Dru Colbert, theatrical site-specific installation piece using sculpture, performance, music and science, Otter Creek Hall, Mount Desert Island, $9-$14, reservations required. limpet.brownpapertickets.com. 5:45 p.m. Sunday, and Friday through Oct. 7.

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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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