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Calendar: Your Arts and Entertainment Guide

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To submit items for Calendar, send mail to GO at Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram, One City Center, Portland, ME 04101, or send email to go@pressherald.com or a fax to 791-6920. Items should be submitted two weeks in advance. For information, call 791-6455.

Yarmouth Summer Arts Series, Diana Hansen Band, jazz and rock, Royal River Park, Yarmouth, free. 846-2406. 6:15 p.m. Wednesday.

MOOSE (Maine Organization Of Storytelling Enthusiasts), "Flight," stories of air travel with Susan Dries, Portland Public Library, Rines Auditorium, Portland, $5. moosetellers.ning.com. Open mic at 7 p.m., featured storyteller at 8:10 p.m. Wednesday.

Thursday Night Cruise Night, show off your cars and trucks, The Landmark, Turner. landmarkturner.com. 5 p.m. Thursday.

Summer Silent Film Series, Lillian and Dorothy Gish in "Orphans of the Storm" (1921), with live music from Jeff Rapsis, Leavitt Theatre, Ogunquit, $10. leavittheatre.com. 8 p.m. Thursday.

Community Cookout, potluck meal and bandstand concert, music by Italian Heritage Center Concert Band, Village Green, North Yarmouth. northyarmouthevents.org. 5:30 p.m. Thursday.

Tate House Architectural Tour, 90-minute cellar-to-attic tour of 18th-century timber frame house, Tate House Museum, Portland, $6 to $12. 774-6177. 10 and 11:30 a.m. Thursday.

New England Fights presents Summer Fight Night, mixed martial arts, Darling's Waterfront Pavilion, Bangor, $27.75 to $101.75. waterfrontconcerts.com. Gates at 5 p.m. Friday.

Gonzofest: A Tribute to Hunter S. Thompson, includes screenings of "Breakfast with Hunter" and "Making of the Rum Diary," One Longfellow Square, Portland, $6. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m. Friday.

AudioBody, multimedia comedy show, Freeport Theater of Awesome, $10 to $25. awesometheater.com. 7:30 p.m. Friday; 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

R and R Spinners, demonstration of traditional spinning skills, Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village, New Gloucester, free. 926-4597. 10 a.m. Saturday.

Walker International Circus, Camden Snow Bowl, $15, two children 14 and under are free with one paid adult, additional children $5. walkerinternationalevents.com. 3 and 5:30 p.m. Saturday; 2 and 4:30 p.m. July 14. 

Chickadee Quilters of Bridgton Quilt Show, quilts on display, vendor area, yard-sale table, refreshments, Stevens Brook Elementary School, Bridgton, $5. 647-5197. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and July 14.

"Wagon Ride to the Past," history tour, Wolfe's Neck Farm, Freeport, $8 to $14, ages 2 and under free. wolfesneckfarm.org. 10 a.m. to noon Saturday.

"In the Blood," film and live-music documentary about the life of Maine lumbermen and river drivers, with Summer McKane, Hiram Historical Society, free. 625-4762. 1:30 p.m. Saturday.

Public Reading of Declaration of Independence, former state Rep. Herb Adams, Longfellow House, Portland, Free. 774-1822. Noon July 14.

Art Museum Re-Opening Community Day, art-making activities, live band, tours, food and ice cream, Colby College, Museum of Art, Waterville, free. colby.edu/academics_cs/museum. Noon to 5 p.m. July 14. 

Theater

"The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee," musical comedy, Schoolhouse Arts Center, Standish, $16 to $18. schoolhousearts.org. 5 p.m. Sunday.

"Spamalot," musical comedy, Boothbay Playhouse, $19 to $23. boothbayplayhouse.com. 4 p.m. Sunday; 8 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday.

"Les Miserables," Broadway musical, Maine State Music Theatre, Brunswick, $52 to $59. msmt.org. 2 and 7:30 p.m. Sunday and Tuesday; 7:30 p.m. Wednesday; 2 and 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

"Chicago," musical, Arundel Barn Playhouse, $32 to $39. arundelbarnplayhouse.com. 8 p.m. Sunday and Tuesday; 2 and 8 p.m. Wednesday; 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. July 14.

"Who?", one-man murder mystery, Clay Hill Farm Restaurant, Cape Neddick, $15, with a la carte menu. clayhillfarm.com. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Monday and 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. Runs through Aug. 28.

"Young Frankenstein," musical comedy based on the Mel Brooks film, Ogunquit Playhouse, $39 to $78. ogunquitplayhouse.org. 8 p.m. Wednesday; 2:30 and 8 p.m. Thursday; 8 p.m. Friday; 3:30 and 8:30 p.m. Saturday; 2 and 7 p.m. July 14. Runs through July 27.

"The Sound of Music," classic musical, Hackmatack Playhouse, Berwick, $10 to $25. hackmatack.org. 8 p.m. Wednesday; 2 and 8 p.m. Thursday; 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Theater at Monmouth presents "The Knight of the Burning Pestle," comedy, Cumston Hall, Monmouth, $20 to $30. theateratmonmouth.org. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Midcoast Youth Theater presents Disney's "Mulan Jr.," musical, Orion Performing Arts Center, Topsham, $8 to $10. 751-2619. 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 2 p.m. Saturday.

Theater at Monmouth presents "The Taming of the Shrew," Shakespeare comedy, Cumston Hall, Monmouth, $20 to $30. theateratmonmouth.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Runs through Aug. 18.

Patrick Dorow Productions presents "The Rocky Horror Picture Show," campy musical, MaineStreet, Ogunquit, $25, 21-plus. patrickdowproductions.com. 11:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Runs through Aug. 23.

Theater at Monmouth presents "The Velveteen Rabbit," family show, Cumston Hall, Monmouth, $10 to $15. theateratmonmouth.org. 1 p.m. Saturday. Runs through Aug. 15.

"A Finished Heart," one-man performance about a dying man and his husband with story, poetry and music, Temple at Ocean Park, free. 459-1606. 7:30 p.m. July 14.

 

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