March 24, 2013

Calendar: Your Arts and Entertainment Guide

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Celia (Abigail Killeen) and Tim (Torsten Hillhouse) deal with cold feet in “Love/Sick,” the new play by John Cariani opening Tuesday at Portland Stage Company.

Aaron Flacke photo courtesy of Portland Stage Company

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"Judy Garland: Moments of Magic," with Lawrence Schulman, music producer and critic Shulman on Judy Garland, followed by "Meet Me in St. Louis," Reel Pizza Cinerama, Bar Harbor, free. 12:30 p.m. Saturday.

Dickens' "Great Expectations" in HD from London's West End, Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta, $15. 1 p.m. Saturday.

International TableTop Day, learn and play board games, Weekend Anime, Westbrook, free. Noon to 8 p.m. Saturday. 


Portland Pirates, AHL affiliate of the NHL Phoenix Coyotes, Cumberland County Civic Center, Portland, $15 to $20. Vs. Providence, 7 p.m. Wednesday; vs. Manchester, 7 p.m. Friday.

Maine Red Claws, NBA Development League affiliate of the Boston Celtics, Portland Exposition Building, $6 to $30. Vs. Erie, 7 p.m. Thursday. 


Good Theater presents Amy Herzog's "4000 Miles," two outsiders find their way in today's world, St. Lawrence Arts Center, Portland, $15 to $25. 2 p.m. Sunday; 7 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday; 7:30 p.m. Friday; 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

Gorham High School Theatre Program presents Rodgers and Hammerstein's "Oklahoma!", McCormack Performing Arts Center, Gorham High School, $6 to $10. 839-5754. 2:30 p.m. Sunday.

"The Swaggering Damsel," Robert Chamberlain's 17th-century comic masterpiece of cross-dressed disguise and same-sex marriage, Bates College (Gannett Theater), Lewiston, free. 786-6161. 2 p.m. Sunday.

Victor Hugo's "Les Miserables," adapted and directed by Al Miller, The Theater Project, Brunswick, $12. 2 p.m. Sunday.

Snowlion Repertory Company presents "A Child's Guide to Innocence," drama about three generations of Italian-American women, University of New England (Ludcke Auditorium), Portland, $18 to $20. 2 p.m. Sunday.

AIRE (American Irish Repertory Ensemble) Presents "A Couple of Blaguards," comedy created by Frank and Malachy McCourt, Portland Stage Company (Studio Theater), $10 to $20. 2 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Friday; 8 p.m. Saturday. Runs through April 7.

Gaslight Theater presents "Mrs. Packard," true-life story of a woman struggling to right a system gone wrong, Gaslight Theater at Hallowell City Hall, $10 to $12. 2 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday.

The Public Theatre Presents "Time Stands Still," explores the romantic and professional relationship of a photojournalist and a war correspondent, The Public Theatre, Lewiston, $5 to $18. 2 p.m. Sunday.

Fiddlehead Art & Science Center presents "Annie Jr.," musical, Gray-New Gloucester High School, Gray, $6 to $9. 2 p.m. Sunday.

"Noises Off," Tony Award-winning comedy, Portland Players, South Portland, $15 to $20. 2:30 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2:30 p.m. March 31. Runs through April 7.

"Love/Sick," series of funny and sad love stories by Maine playwright John Cariani, Portland Stage Company, $31 to $41. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 4 and 8 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. March 31. Runs through April 21.

Penobscot Theatre Company presents "WIT," one-act Pulitzer Prize-winning play by playwright Margaret Edson, Bangor Opera House, $22 to $26. 7 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday; 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 3 p.m. March 31.

Opera House Arts presents staged student reading, Eve Ensler's "I Am an Emotional Creature: The Secret Life of Girls Around the World," directed by Deer Isle-Stonington High School honors student Sasha Zembrusky, Stonington Opera House, $8. 7 p.m. Wednesday.

"The Poets and the Assassin," play by Reza Jalali reflecting how Iranian women live contradictory lives in an intensely traditional and patriarchal society, Bowdoin College (Kresge Auditorium), Brunswick, free. 725-3375. Performance and discussion, 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Portland Ovations presents "Rock of Ages," Broadway national tour, Merrill Auditorium, Portland, $40 to $55. 8 p.m. Saturday. 

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