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“Voyeur,” inspired by Edward Hopper paintings, will be presented by Bridgman l Packer Dance at the Bates Dance Festival on Friday and Saturday.

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Fenix Theatre Co. presents Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet” for free in Portland’s Deering Oaks Thursday through Saturday until Aug. 10.

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Maine Crafts Guild 38th annual Fine Crafts Show, Mount Desert Island High School, Bar Harbor. mainecraftsguild.com. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.

Maine Lobster Festival, with a variety of entertainment, races, parade, crafts, Maine Sea Goddess pageant and lots of lobster, Harbor Park, Rockland. www.mainelobsterfestival.com. Wednesday to Aug. 4.

The Lazy Days of Summer Fair, Lovell United Church of Christ, Center Lovell. 925-3661. Gifts, baked goods, produce, flowers, treasures, raffles and more, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday.


Summer Film Series, York Public Library. "Looking for a Friend for the End of the World," www.york.lib.me.us. 7 p.m. Sunday.

"Holes," rated PG-13, Camden Amphitheatre. 236-3440. 8:15 p.m. Monday.

By Popular Demand Film Series, "Jaws" (1975), Skidompha Library, Damariscotta, $5, donation. 563-5513. 6:30 p.m. Monday.

"On the Road" Film Series, "About Schmidt" (2002), rated R, Patten Free Library, Bath, free. patten.lib.me.us. 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Art Videos at The Gallery Film Series, Artists of the 20th Century: Giacometti, Barn Gallery, Ogunquit, free. 646-7055. barngallery.org. 7:30 pm. Wednesday.

2013 POV Summer Documentary Series, "The Law in These Parts," Portland Public Library, Rines Auditorium, free. portlandlibrary.com. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

"Dirty Wars," documentary based on the book by investigative journalist Jeremy Scahill, co-presented with Space Gallery, Portland Museum of Art, $7. portlandmuseum.org. 7 p.m. Friday; 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday.


Wine Wise Sail, four wines paired with lobster dishes, Maine State Pier, Portland, $85, 21-plus. winewiseevents.com. 2:30 p.m. Sunday.

Wine Wise Sunset Sail, tastings of four pinot noirs, Maine Sailing Adventures on the Maine State Pier, Portland, $65, 21-plus. winewiseevents.com. 6 p.m. Friday.


"Charlotte's Web," Children's Museum and Theatre of Maine, Portland, $8-$9. kitetails.org. 4 p.m. Sunday.

Matt Loosigian, songs for kids, Deering Oaks, Portland. 874-8826. 12:30 p.m. Thursday.


Frank Turner & the Sleeping Souls, English folk-punk singer-songwriter, Port City Music Hall, Portland, $19. portcitymusichall.com. 8 p.m. Sunday.

Rob Schreiber's Standard Issue, jazz from the Great American Songbook, Chebeague Island Inn, free. chebeagueislandinn.com. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday.

Rob Schreiber's Standard Issue, jazz from the Great American Songbook, Marriott at Sable Oaks, South Portland. standardissue.me. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday.

Bluegrass Brunch, with instrumentalists Ron Cody, Lincoln Meyers and guests, Gather Restaurant, Yarmouth. 847-3250. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday.

Sean Mencher and his Rhythm Kings, roots music, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland. localsprouts.coop. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday.

Lucy Wainwright Roche, with special guest Suzzy Roche, Johnson Hall Performing Arts Center, Gardiner, $22, $35 VIP tickets. johnsonhall.org. 7:30 p.m. Sunday.

Summer Music Series, El Rayo Taqueria, Portland. elrayotaqueria.com. Sylvain's Acadian Aces, 7 to 9 p.m. Monday; The Maine Marimba Ensemble, 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday; Primo Cubano, 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday.

Suzanne Nance and Friends, songs from opera to Broadway, Maine State Music Theatre, Bowdoin College (Pickard Theater), Brunswick, $17 to $30. msmt.org. 7:30 p.m. Monday.

Jason Isbell, singer-songwriter, with Amanda Shires, Port City Music Hall, Portland, $12 advance, $15 door, 18-plus. portcitymusichall.com. 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Weekday Music and Performance Series, West African rhythms with Annegret Baier, Post Office Park, Portland. portlandmaine.com. Noon Tuesday.

Cover to Cover, Kenya Hall, Kristina Kentigian and Lady Essence present TLC's "CrazySexyCool," Big Easy, Portland, $5, 21-plus. bigeasyportland.com. 9 p.m. Tuesday.

Summer Bandstand Concert Series, Sean Mencher and His Rhythm Kings, Cornish Fairgrounds, free, donations welcome. sacoriverfestival.org. 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Rabbi Joe Black, folk singer and writer, concert benefits the Religious Coalition Against Discrimination, Congregation Beth El, Bangor, $10, free for under 10. rcadmaine.org. 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Danny Beal's Downeast Goodtime Hour and a Half, variety show. with The Holy Mackerels, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor, $10 advance, $15 door. boothbayoperahouse.com. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

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