March 10, 2013


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An old flame, Carlotta Gray (Carol Halstead, left) reunites with Sir Hugo Latymer (Edmond Genest) while his wife Hilde (Maureen Butler) looks on in the Portland Stage Company production of Noel Coward’s “A Song at Twilight.”

Aaron Flacke photo courtesy of Portland Stage Company

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James Montgomery Band, blues, Jonathan's Restaurant, Ogunquit, $17.50. 8 p.m. Friday.

Dar Williams, singer-songwriter, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor, $25 advance, $30 door. 8 p.m. Friday.

The Holy Mackerels, Tugs Pub, Southport Island. 633-3830. 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday.

The Stray Birds, folk and Americana, part of "Waltzing for Dreamers" series, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield, free. 8 p.m. Friday.

Jerrod Niemann, country, Asylum, Portland, $25 advance, $28 door, 18-plus. 9 p.m. Friday.

Ted & Bobby, bluegrass, with The Oshima Brothers, Congregational Church, Phippsburg, $6 to $10. 389-1770. 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Caroline Cotter and Riley Coyote, The Oak and the Ax, Biddeford, $8. 8 p.m. Friday.

Minus the Bear and Circa Survive, indie rock, with Now, Now, State Theatre, Portland, $20 advance, $25 door. 8 p.m. Saturday.

Gary Peck, folk-rock covers, Sanford Unitarian Universalist Church, Sanford, $10, $25/family. 324-3191. 7 p.m. Saturday.

St. Patrick's Concert, with flutist Rachael Barter, pianist Warren King and vocalists Danielle Mills, David O'Brien, Schuyler White and Owen Whit, Christ Church, Kennebunk, $7 to $10. 985-4494. 4 p.m. Saturday.

Music in March, Jud Caswell, Topsham Public Library. 2 p.m. Saturday.

Hattie Simon Trio, jazz, Engine, Biddeford Arts, $6 advance, $8 door. 8 p.m. Saturday.

Portland Ovations presents Voices of Afghanistan, traditional ensemble with musicians from central Asia and Afghanistan, Hannaford Hall, USM, Portland, $32. 8 p.m. Saturday.

Jonathan Byrd, singer-songwriter, Chocolate Church Arts Center, Bath, $12 advance, $15 door. 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

Castlebay: "The Shamrock Shore," concert of traditional Irish music, Jewett Auditorium, Augusta, $5 to $10, 12 and under free. 621-3551. 2 p.m. March 17.

The Squid Jiggers annual St. Patrick's Day show, Celtic and maritime folk duo, benefits Good Shepherd Food Bank, DaVinci's Eatery, Lewiston, $15. 782-2088. 7 p.m. March 17.

St. Patrick's Day celebration, Miss Portland Diner, Portland. Bagpipe music, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 17; Joe Markley, 5 to 9 p.m. March 17.


Weekly bird walk, with COA student naturalist Anna Stunkel, College of the Atlantic (George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History), Bar Harbor, free. 288-5395. Meet at north entrance, 1 p.m. Wednesday.

Special Events

Bath Antiques Show, 50 dealers, Bath Middle School, $4. 443-8983. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday.

Stars on Ice, with Dorothy Hamill and Kurt Browning, Cumberland County Civic Center, Portland, $25 to $130. 4 p.m. Sunday. Metropolitan Opera Live in HD,

Wagner's "Parsifal," encore screening, Strand Theatre, Rockland, $15 to $27. Noon Tuesday.

Port Veritas Spoken Word Series, poet Rachel McKibbens and poetry slam, Bull Feeney's, Portland, $15. 357-7678. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

"NPilar Live," analog radio program hosted by Pilar Nadal and Anne Buckwalter, "A Frank Conversation About Making Things" will be recorded in front of a studio audience, Space, Portland, free, all ages. 6 p.m. Wednesday.

MOOSE (Maine Organization of Storytelling Enthusiasts), featuring Katy Rydell with "Almost Spring," Portland Public Library, Rines Auditorium, $5. 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Poetry reading by Marianne Branch, recipient of a Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award, University of Southern Maine (Woodbury Campus Center), Portland, free. 228-8393. 7 p.m. Wednesday.

French Sing-Along, presented by The Franco-American Collection at USM Lewiston/Auburn, University of Southern Maine, Lewiston/Auburn College, Lewiston. 753-6545. 1:15 p.m. Friday.

Metropolitan Opera Live in HD, Zandonai's "Francesca Da Rimini," University of Maine (Collins Center for the Arts), Orono, $18 to $28. Noon Saturday.

Lowry's Lodge Monthly Poetry Series, with Bruce Spang and Heather Day, Saccarappa Art Collective, Westbrook, $3. 591-7300. 7 p.m. Saturday.

Metropolitan Opera Live in HD, Zandonai's "Francesca Da Rimini," Fryeburg Academy (Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center), $18 to $26. Noon Saturday.

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