December 30, 2012


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Hot Day at the Zoo brings its eclectic sonic blend to One Longfellow Square in Portland on Friday.

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Freeport First Friday, old-time jazz, fiddle tunes and vocals by Crabapple Jam with three-course dinner, Freeport Community Center, $15. 865-3985. 6 p.m. Friday.

Metropolitan Opera Live in HD: Berlioz' "Les Troyens," University of Maine (Collins Center for the Arts), Orono, $18 to $28. Noon Saturday.

Metropolitan Opera Live in HD: Berlioz's "Les Troyens," Fryeburg Academy (Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center), Fryeburg, $18 to $26. Noon Saturday.

New Gloucester History Barn Open House, permanent and temporary exhibits about local history, New Gloucester Historical Society, free. 926-3188. 9 a.m. to Noon Saturday.



Portland Pirates, AHL affiliate of the NHL Phoenix Coyotes, Cumberland County Civic Center, Portland, $15 to $20. Vs. Worcester, 5:30 p.m. Monday; vs. Providence, 7 p.m. Wedneday; vs. Bridgeport, 7 p.m. Saturday.

Maine Red Claws, NBA Development League affiliate of the Boston Celtics, Portland Exposition Building, $6 to $30. Vs. Springfield, 1 p.m. Monday; vs. Erie, 7 p.m. Friday; vs. Canton, 7 p.m. Saturday.



Phyzgig, vaudeville variety show; juggling, illusions, storytelling, physical comedy and more, Acorn Studio Theater, Westbrook, $10 to $20. 1 and 3 p.m. Sunday.

Phyzgig Vaudeville Show, vaudeville variety show; juggling, illusions, storytelling, physical comedy and more, Portland Stage Company, $10 to $20. 5 p.m. Sunday; 2 and 7 p.m. Monday.

"The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged)," three actors perform a comic parody and tribute to all of Shakespeare's plays, Lyric Music Theater, South Portland, $10. 8 p.m. Thursday; 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2:30 p.m. Jan. 6.

Disney's "Beauty and the Beast," national tour of Broadway musical, presented by Portland Ovations, Merrill Auditorium, Portland, $45 to $70. 7 p.m. Friday; 1 and 7 p.m. Saturday.


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