August 25, 2013

Calendar

Art

Tinka Darling and Michael Turner star in “Driving Miss Daisy,” Wednesday through Friday at Hackmatack Playhouse in Berwick.

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“Ping Pong,” which follows eight competitors to the Over-80 Table Tennis Championships in China, is featured Thursday in the Portland Public Library’s POV Summer Documentary Series.

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Jane Dahmen, "Through the Trees," Gleason Fine Art, Portland. gleasonfineart.com. Through Sept. 28.

William Irvine, "New Work," and David Peterson, "Boats," Gleason Fine Art, Boothbay Harbor. gleasonfineart.com. Through Saturday.

"Wood, Water, Stone and Seed," oil on panel still lifes and landscapes by Sean Beavers, Gleason Fine Art, Boothbay Harbor. gleasonfineart.com. Through Sept. 14.

"Tell Me a Story: About Maine," works by 14 artists who have illustrated children's books about Maine, University of Southern Maine (Atrium Art Gallery), Lewiston. usm.maine.edu/atriumgallery. Through Nov. 23.

"In the Mountains of Western Maine," watercolor views of mountain splendor by John Carnes, Harmon's & Barton's Gallery, Portland. harmonsbartons.com. Through Saturday.

"Celebration, Tradition and Change," works by Asherah Cinnamon explore avenues of healing, both personal and planetary, Maine Jewish Museum, Portland. mainejewishmuseum.org. Through Thursday.

"A Mountain Rises: The Art of Katahdin," 80 historic and contemporary works that represent Mount Katahdin and the surrounding region, through Oct. 27; and Annual Sculpture Garden Invitational, works by 10 artists, through Oct. 31, University of New England Art Gallery, Portland. une.edu/artgallery

"Love of ME," photographs that capture the beauty of Maine, Daunis Fine Jewelry, Portland. daunis.com. Through Saturday.

Tom Glover, paintings, Frost Gully Gallery, Freeport. frostgully gallery.com. Through Sunday.

"Rebellion: Maine and the Civil War," photographs, letters, artifacts, maps and memorabilia, Maine Historical Society, Portland. mainehistory.org. Through May 26.

"Celebrating 25 Years: Past and Present," paintings, sculpture, jewelry and handmade paper, Gallery at Widgeon Cove, Harpswell. widgeoncove.com. Through Thursday.

"Andy Warhol: American Icon," 50 to 60 photographic images and original art by Warhol, through Sept. 1; "Henry Strater: A Life in Art," 60 of the most important works from the collection, through Oct. 31. Ogunquit Museum of American Art. ogunquitmuseum.org.

"Maurice Prendergast: By the Sea" and "August," paintings by Katherine Bradford, Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick. 725-3275. bowdoin.edu/art-museum. Through Sept. 1.

"The Lunder Collection," 19th- and 20th-century art; "Spaces and Places," Chinese art; and "American Weathervanes," weathervanes from the late 19th century, through June 8; "A Thing Alive: Modern Views from the Marin Collections," and works by John Marin, Berenice Abbott, Eugene Atget, Alfred Stieglitz and others, through Sept. 10; "Nowhere But Here: Art from the Alex Katz Foundation," works by Marsden Hartley, Arthur Dove, Elizabeth Murray, Ben Pier and others, through Jan. 5; "Alex Katz: "A Matter of Light," 48 prints, drawings and paintings, through Sept. 15; and "Process & Place," exploring the design evolution of the Alfond-Lunder Family Pavilion, through Oct. 13, Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville. colby.edu/museum

"Pity the Clouds," drawings by Kimberly Convery, Mayo Street Arts, Portland. mayostreetarts.org. Through Saturday.

"Coastal Spirits," Maine Art Gallery, Wiscasset. maineartgallery.org. Through Sunday.

"Maine Voices from the Civil War," letters, documents, diaries, sketches, paintings, flags and other objects from the period, Maine State Museum, Augusta. mainestatemuseum.org. Through May 2015.

"Fun With the Dutch," paintings by Judy Sowa, York Public Library. york.lib.me.us. Through Saturday.

"Suitcase in My Hand," abstract paintings by Meghan Brady, Perimeter Gallery, Belfast. 338-0555. Through Sunday.

Laura Bianchi, oil, tempera and acrylic paintings, Goobies, Boothbay Harbor. 633-7001. Through Sept. 1.

Edna St. Millay exhibit, photographs, letters and Millay family mementos, Cramer Museum, Rockport. 236-2257. Through Saturday.

"Creativity Galore," works by more than 35 Maine artists in metal, clay, fiber, mixed media, glass and more, Markings Gallery, Bath. markingsgallery.com. Through Saturday.

"The Good Life in Maine," artists Barbara Bean, Cory Hart, Letty Husson, Lea Peterson and Sue Zimmerman, and guest artists Denise Rankin and Annie Merrill, Old Post Office Gallery, Georgetown. 449-8215. Through Sept. 2.

"Hidden Histories," abstract, naturally dyed and stitched figures and textile art by Sallie Findlay, Karen Munson and Debra Spaulding, Maine Fiberarts, Topsham. mainefiberarts.org. Through Thursday.

"Art Without Borders," painting, photography, printmaking, digital art, collage and assemblage, Constellation Gallery, Portland. constellationart.com. Through Monday.

Pam Cabanas, images in pastel and ink wash, Richard Boyd Gallery, Peaks Island. richardboydartgallery.com. Through Saturday.

David Driskell, "Reflections Within Form," and work by Maurice Freedman, Greenhut Galleries, Portland. greenhut galleries.com. Through Saturday.

"Summer Gathering," group show of gallery artists, Icon Contemporary Art, Brunswick. 725-8157. Opening reception, 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday. Through Sept. 7.

Patricia Wheeler, mixed-media paintings, Aarhus Gallery, Belfast. aarhusgallery.com. Through Sept. 1.

"Life Is Funny Art Is Serious," epigrammatic paintings by Todd McKie, Carver Hill Gallery, Rockland. carverhillgallery.com. Through Tuesday.

"A Journey Inside Vietnam," photographs by Bruce Brown, Art House Picture Frames, Portland. 221-3443. Through Sept. 30.

"A Day at the Beach," paintings by Lori Ingraham, and "Images of Portland, Maine," by Robert Wieferich, Elizabeth Moss Gallery, Falmouth. elizabethmossgalleries.com. Through Sept. 7.

"Simple Pleasures 2013: Three Women's Views," Cynthia Asherman, Judy Segal and Sharon Culf-Gorman, LaMarche Gallery, Smith Union, Brunswick. 725-3902. Through Friday.

"Some Burdensome: Big Ships, Big Cargoes," presented by Maine Maritime Museum, exhibit pays homage to large ships, past and present, and the folks who load them, Portland Public Library. portlandlibrary.com. Through Saturday.

"Through the Years: 1964-1999," photographs of children by Olive Pierce, PhoPa Gallery, Portland. 517-0200. Through Sept. 28.

"Late Summer Rhythms," works by KDB, Suzanne deLesseps, Diana Johnson, Elizabeth Newman and Lois Strickland, Yarmouth Frame Shop and Gallery. yarmouthframeand gallery.com. Through Sept. 30.

"Then & Now II," Charles DuBack, Yvette Torres Fine Art, Rockland. yvettetorresfineart.com. Through Sept. 1.

"New Works: New Directions," works by the galleries' newest artists, Haynes Galleries, Thomaston. haynesgalleries.com. Through Saturday.

"Decorating the Everyday: Popular Art from the Farnsworth," furniture, paintings and textiles, through Sept. 22; "Stories of the Land and Its People," student collaborative exhibition, through Sept. 1; "Every Picture Tells a Story," N.C. Wyeth illustrations from the Brandywine River Museum, through Dec. 29; "A Wondrous Journey: Jonathan Fisher and the Making of Scripture Animals," through Jan. 5; "American Treasures: Small Treasures," through Dec. 29; "American Treasures: Other Voices," through Feb. 2; "American Treasures: Visions of the Land and Sea," through Feb. 2, Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland. farnsworthmuseum.org

"What's in a Name?" Marsha Proud Coelho and Peggy Cope, Monkitree, Gardiner. monkitree.com. Through Sept. 14.

Addison Woolley Gallery presents 13 artists' group exhibit, 3Fish Gallery, Portland. addison woolley.com. Through Saturday.

"Little Mysteries," paintings by Mat O'Donnell, Curtis Memorial Library, Brunswick. 725-5242. Through Friday.

"Mentor: 40 Photographers/40 Years," works of some of Maine Media's master teachers alongside works of their students; "Caleb Charland: From the Basement to the Backyard," photography, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport. cmcanow.org. Through Sept. 22.

"A Matter of Nature: Stammen, Warner, Williams," recent work by three artists, Pascal Hall, Rockport. pascalhall.com. Through Sept. 2.

"Moments in Time Urban Landscapes," paintings by Lynne Seitzer, with Don Josephson's Selected Works and The Artist Collective, Studio 53 Fine Art Gallery, Boothbay Harbor. 633-2755. Through Sunday.

"Classic Yachts," photographs by John Snyder, Keag River Gallery, South Thomaston. keagrivergallery.com. Through Sept. 30.

"tiny, take two," Whatnot Gallery, Spindleworks, Brunswick. spindleworks.org. Through Sept. 6.

"East Meets West," 40 never-before-seen paintings by Barbara Ernst Prey, through Saturday; "Studies," other works by Prey, through Sunday, Blue Water Fine Arts, Port Clyde. bluewaterfinearts.com.

"Flight: Metaphors in Motion," paintings by Maya Best, Frost Farm Gallery, Norway. frostfarmgallery.com. Through Saturday.

"Summer on Silk," large-scale textile paintings by Gigi Aea, PicassoWhat, Rockland. 593-8109. Through Sept. 8.

"Philip Barter: A Thirty-Year Survey," work from the artist's private collection, also featuring sculpture by Ray Carbone, Littlefield Gallery, Winter Harbor. littlefieldgallery.com. Through Sept. 2.

"Couples," large and elaborate colored pencil drawings by John Wissemann, Gold/Smith Gallery, Boothbay Harbor. 633-6252. Through Thursday.

Sue Reed, multimedia paintings, Camden Public Library. 236-3440. Through Saturday.

"Memories of Coastal Maine," works by Cathy Hammond, Maine Potters Market, Portland. mainepottersmarket.com. Through Saturday.

Kayla Mohammadi and Janice Kasper, paintings, also works by Alan Bray, Ken Greenleaf, Steve Henderson, Kristin Malin and Dan West, Caldbeck Gallery, Rockland. caldbeck.com. Through Sept. 14.

"The Way Life Should Be," works by several member artists, York Art Association, York Harbor. yorkartassociation.com. Through Sept. 1.

"Belfast During the Civil War: The Home Front," Belfast Historical Society and Museum. belfastmuseum.org. Through Saturday.

"Two Points of View," oil paintings and linocuts by Wendy Newcomb and Holly Berry, Hole in the Wall Studioworks, Raymond. 655-4952. Through Sept. 22.

Brett X. Gamache, oil paintings, George Marshall Store Gallery, York. georgemarshallstoregallery.com. Sunday.

"Edgy and Elegant!", paintings, ceramics, fiber arts, glass, furniture, wood work, sculpture by gallery artists, The Stable Gallery, Damariscotta. stablegallerymaine.com. Through Sept. 12.

"Transition/Interval," new paintings by Siri Beckman and Louise Bourne, Jonathan Frost Gallery, Rockland. jonathanfrostgallery.com. Through Sept. 2.

"Spark," inside the minds of iconic Maine illustrators Dahlov Ipcar, Cathryn Falwell, Hazel Mitchell, Wade Zahares, Chris Van Dusen and Matt Tavares, Irvine Gallery at River Tree Arts, Kennebunk. rivertreearts.org. Through Oct. 5.

"Plein Air LA," Lyceum Gallery, Lewiston. lyceumgallery.com. Features work created during Lyceum's plein air event in July. Through Friday.

"Visual Sounds for Summer: Portraits of Inspired Instruments," paintings by Laura Tetrault, PicassoWhat, Rockland. 593-8109. Through Sept. 8.

"Ecliptic to Eclectic," photography by Wendy Barrett, Joseph Barnett and Walter Buczacz, University of New England (Campus Center), Biddeford. 284-6394. Through Friday.

Cindy House, pastel landscapes, Haynes Galleries, Thomaston. haynesgalleries.com. Through Saturday.

Kevin Lyons and Kelly Ufkin, photographs and paintings, Central Maine Medical Center Art Gallery, Lewiston. cmmc.org. Through Sept. 9.

Rebecca Rouse, portraits of owls, PicassoWhat, Rockland. 593-8109. Through Sept. 8.

Murad Sayen, boxcar graffiti photographs, Lyceum Gallery, Lewiston. lyceumgallery.com. Through Friday.

"The Priority of Nature," prints by Thomas Cornell, June Fitzpatrick Gallery at MECA, Portland. 699-5083. Through Sept. 27.

"OK, Back, OK," sculpture, drawings and prints by Jeff Badger, Rose Contemporary, Portland. rosecontemporary.com. Through Oct. 26.

Wolfgang Ertl, oil and pastel paintings, Just us Chickens Gallery, Kittery. justuschickens.net. Through Monday, Sept. 30. 

Art Openings

Alix Bacon, George Bayliss and Laura Hart, 31st annual showing of artist-made prints, Turtle Gallery, Deer Isle. turtlegallery.com. Through Tuesday.

"Summer's Glory," floral digital woodcuts and Maine woodcuts, Constellation Gallery, Portland. constellationart.com. Through Sept. 10.

Janice Anthony, new and recent paintings, Frost Gully Gallery, Freeport. frostgullygallery.com. Through Sept. 21. Opening reception, 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday.

"Murmurations," experimental drawings by Mark Kelly, Perimeter Gallery, Belfast. 338-0555. Through Oct. 13. Opening reception, 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.

"Garde Addendum," paintings and prints by Harold Garde, Maine Jewish Museum, Portland. mainejewishmuseum.org. Through Oct. 25. Opening reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday.

Engine One Labor Day Art Show, paintings and other artwork from more than 150 artists, Fort Williams Park, Cape Elizabeth. capeelizabethfirerescue.com. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 1. 

Auditions

Musica de Filia Girls' and Women's Choir, Musica de Filia Studio, Portland. musicadefilia.com. 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday. 

Benefits

Allagash Brewing Company Victor Ale tasting, with music by Jason Spooner Band, Pete Kilpatrick and Emilia Dahlin Quartet, benefits the center, St. Lawrence Arts Center, Portland, $20. stlawrencearts.org. 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Summer Benefit Concert Series, Dave Shaffer, benefits local charities, Thornton Heights United Methodist Church, South Portland, $5. thorntonheightsumc.com. 7 p.m. Thursday. 

Books and Authors

Ted Kerasote, author of "Pukka's Promise: The Quest for Longer-Lived Dogs," Planet Dog Company Store, Portland. planetdog.com. 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday.

John Hall, author of "The American Craft Beer Cookbook," Gritty McDuff's, Portland. 772-2739. 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Elise Richer and Teresa Lagrange, writer and illustrator of "Always in Season: Twelve Months of Fresh Recipes from the Farmers Market of New England," signing in Monument Square during Farmers Market, Longfellow Books, Portland. longfellowbooks.com. 11 a.m. to noon Wednesday.

Seth Casteel, photographer and author or "Underwater Dogs," Planet Dog Company Store, Portland. planetdog.com. 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday.

Linda Snowe McLoon, author of "Crown Prince" and "Crown Prince Challenged," Portland Public Library. portlandlibrary.com. Noon Friday. 

Classical Music

2013 Kneisel Hall Chamber Music Festival, Program 10: A Far Cry Chamber Orchestra plays works by Stamitz, Klein and Suk, Kneisel Hall, Blue Hill, $15 to $30. kneisel.org. 4 p.m. Sunday.

White Mt. Musical Arts presents: 25th Annual Bach Festival, Fryeburg Academy, Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center, $10 to $20. fryeburgacademy.org/pac. 4 p.m. Sunday.

DaPonte String Quartet, "Late in the Season," featuring guest artists Edward Allman, double bass; Joshua Gordon, cello; and Mark Simons on clarinet, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Boothbay, $25 includes admission to the Garden. daponte.org. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Bay Chamber Summer Concert Series, The Declassified play works by Bach, Balliet and Beethoven, Rockport Opera House, $10 to $45. baychamberconcerts.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Bay Chamber Summer Concert Series, "A Late Summer Soiree" with The Declassified, season finale featuring a fanfare, waltz and sonata for septet and works by Mozart and Poulenc, Union Hall, Rockport, $35. baychamberconcerts.org. 6 p.m. Friday. 

Comedy

Portland Comedy Co-op presents Summer Brew-HaHa 2, featured comics Doug Collins and Kate Ghiloni, Rising Tide Brewery, Portland, $8, 18-plus. risingtidebrewery.com. 8 p.m. Friday. 

Dance

Folk Dance Brunswick, world music and dance from around the globe, dances taught, no partner needed, People Plus, Brunswick, $5 to $8. 200-7577. 6:30 to 9 p.m. Friday. 

Fairs/Festivals

Windsor Fair, agricultural exhibits, arts and crafts, midway, pulling events, harness racing and more, Windsor Fairgrounds. windsorfair.com. Sunday through Sept. 1.

Chili-Fest, food vendors, crafters and live entertainment, Wells Junior High School, free. wellschilifest.com. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday.

American Folk Festival, dancing, music, storytelling and other traditional folk arts, Riverfront parks, Bangor, $10. americanfolkfestival.com. Sunday.

Blue Hill Fair, midway, food vendors, musical entertainment, racing, pulling events and more, Blue Hill Fairgrounds, Blue Hill. bluehillfair.com. Thursday through Sept. 1.

The Bluegrass Special, The Gibson Brothers, Bobby Osborne and his Rocky Top Express, Della Mae and many others, Thomas Point Beach, Brunswick, $35 to $50. thomaspointbeach.com. Thursday through Sept. 1.

Springfield Fair, stage shows, animal pulling events, antique autos, midway and livestock exhibits, Springfield Fairgrounds. thespringfieldfair.com. Friday through Sept. 1.

Harmony Free Fair, rides, crafts, food, animals, fireworks on Sept. 1, Harmony Fairgrounds, Harmony. harmonyfreefair.org. Friday through Sept. 1.

Third Annual Portland Brew Festival, brews, meads and ales from around New England, Portland Company Complex, Portland, $35, $5 for no-alcohol designated drivers. portlandbrewfestival.com. 5:30 to 9 p.m. Friday; 12:30 to 4 p.m. and 5:30 to 9 p.m. Saturday.

Summer Family Carnival, vendors, crafts, artists, entertainment, food, games and more, benefits Schoolhouse Arts, Schoolhouse Arts Center, Standish, free. schoolhousearts.org. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. 

Films

Space presents Bayside Bowl Summer Patio Film Series, "Repo Man" (1984 cult classic), Bayside Bowl, Portland, free. space538.org. Sunset Wednesday.

Art Videos at The Gallery Film Series, "The Impressionists: Renoir," Barn Gallery, Ogunquit, free. 646-7055. barngallery.org. 7:30 pm. Wednesday.

2013 POV Summer Documentary Series, "Ping Pong," Portland Public Library, Rines Auditorium, free. portlandlibrary.com. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

"The Big Easy Express," indie concert documentary featuring Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros, Old Crow Medicine Show and Mumford and Sons, Rockland Public Library. 594-0310. 6:30 p.m. Thursday. 

Music

Sacred harp singing, and potluck supper, bring potluck dish, St. Paul's Union Chapel, Waldoboro. 721-9732. 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday.

Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo, rock, State Theatre, Portland, $46 to $66. statetheatreportland.com. 8 p.m. Sunday.

Susan Werner, folk, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield, $24. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m. Sunday.

Mitch Alden Duo, Portland Lobster Company. portlandlobstercompany.com. Noon Sunday.

Reggae Sundays with East Wave Radio, El Rayo Taqueria, Portland. elrayotaqueria.com. 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday.

Sean Mencher and Friends, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland. localsprouts.coop. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday.

Tuckermans at 9, a cappella group performs well-known pop, rock, blues and light jazz songs, Trinity Church, York, donations. 363-5095. 7:30 p.m. Sunday.

Don Campbell, songs of Dan Fogelberg, Nonantum Resort, Kennebunkport, $10 to $20. 976-4050. 2 p.m. Sunday.

The Blues Prophets, El Rayo Taqueria, Portland. elrayotaqueria.com. 7 p.m. Monday.

MOJO, Mondaynite Jazz Orchestra, 17-piece big band plays traditional, rock, blues and Latin, Camden Ampitheatre, free. 236-3440. 6:15 p.m. Monday.

Summer Music Series, El Rayo Taqueria, Portland. elrayotaqueria.com. Maine Marimba Ensemble, 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday; Primo Cubano, 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday.

Waltzing for Dreamers Free Music Series, Tennessee Mafia Jug Band, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Music on the Mall Series, Sean Mencher, rockabilly, Brunswick Mall, Maine Street. brunswickdowntown.org/motm. 6 p.m. Wednesday.

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

Belfast Summer Nights Concert Series, Ethan Andrews and The Young Dudes and The Ghost of Paul Revere, corner of High and Maine streets, free. 322-7123. 5:30 p.m. Thursday.

The Novel Jazz Septet, music of Ellington and Strayhorn, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor, $15 advance, $20 door. boothbayoperahouse.com. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Friends of the Eastern Promenade Concert Series, Maine Marimba Ensemble, Zimbabwean music, Fort Sumner Park, Portland. 874-8826. 7 p.m. Thursday.

Portland Jazz Orchestra, Chris Obholtzer and his 18-piece ensemble, big band swing, One Longfellow Square, Portland, $5 advance, $9 door. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m. Thursday.

Ke$ha, "Best Night of my Life Tour," rapper, singer-songwriter, Darling's Waterfront Pavilion, Bangor, $26.75 to $87.75. waterfrontconcerts.com. Gates at 5 p.m. Friday.

Big Barn Burner Show, The Giant Kinds and Girls, Guns and Glory, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield, $25. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m. Friday.

Tumbling Bones and The Ghost of Paul Revere, traditional American music, One Longfellow Square, Portland, $10 advance, $12 door. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m. Friday.

2013 Summer Concert Series, Joshua Radin, singer-songwriter, L.L. Bean Discovery Park, Freeport, free. llbean.com. 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

Summer Concert Series, Legacy Swing Band, big band, Hope Hobbs Gazebo, Wells Harbor Community Park, Wells. 646-5596. 6:30 p.m. Saturday.

Stone Mountain Songs Stage #5, Eric and Leigh Gibson, Ann Savoy, hosted by Carol Noonan, with Duke Levine and Kevin Barry on guitar, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield, $35. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m. Saturday.

Steep Canyon Rangers, bluegrass, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield, $35. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m. Sept. 1.

Dimensions in Jazz presents: Pianist Satoko Fuji, with her quartet KAZE, Woodfords Congregational Church, Portland, $5 to $15. 828-1310. 8 p.m. Sept. 1.

Tom Rush, folk, Jonathan's Restaurant, Ogunquit, $37.50 advance, $40.50 door. jonathansrestaurant.com. 8 p.m. Sept. 1. 

Special Events

Eastern Cemetery Tours, guided walking tour with history of those buried, history of grounds and types of stones, Eastern Cemetery, Portland, $4 to $7, under 12 free. spiritsalive.org. 1:30 p.m. Sunday and Wednesday; 10:30 a.m. Saturday; 1:30 p.m. Sept. 1.

"Awesome," juggling show with the Tardy Brothers, The Freeport Theater of Awesome, $10 advance, $13 door. awesometheater.com. 2 p.m. Sunday.

19th Midcoast Auto Show, sponsored by Bath Knights of Columbus and Bath Parks and Recreation, McMann Athletic Complex, Bath, $3. 443-8360. 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sunday.

Port Veritas Spoken Word Series, poet Bobby Crawford, Bull Feeney's, Portland, $3 to $5, 18-plus. 450-1815. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

"They Heard the Dream," celebration and discussion on the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and Dr. Martin Luther King's "I Have A Dream" speech, Portland Public Library, Rines Auditorium, free. portlandlibrary.com. 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Summer Silent Film Series, Harold Lloyd in "Grandma's Boy" (1922), with live music from Jeff Rapsis, Leavitt Theatre, Ogunquit, $10. leavittheatre.com. 8 p.m. Thursday.

The Moscow Magic and Comedy Show, with Vladimir Zinczenko, illusions, comedy, juggling and more, Freeport Theater of Awesome, $22. awesometheater.com. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Camden Windjammer Festival, maritime heritage fair, boat race and parade, sea dog show, pirates and more, Camden Harbor. camdenwindjammerfestival.com. 9 a.m. Friday through Sept. 1.

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.

"John Ford: Local Hero," talk by Kevin Stoehr, panel discussion, film excerpts and more, in honor of the 40th anniversary of John Ford's death, Maine Irish Heritage Center, Portland, $5. maineirish.com. 7 p.m. Friday.

"Maine Rebels Attack," simulated train robbery featuring 15th Alabama "Maine Rebels"

Civil War re-enactors, Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad and Museum, Portland, $6 to $10. mainenarrowgauge.org. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.

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

Theater

Gaslight Theater presents William Inge's "Picnic," a neighborhood picnic forever changes the lives of people in a small town, Gaslight Theater at Hallowell City Hall, $10 to $12. gaslighttheater.org. 2 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday.

"Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat," musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, Ogunquit Playhouse, $39 to $78. ogunquitplayhouse.org. 2 p.m. Sunday.

"Always ... Patsy Cline," musical, Arundel Barn Playhouse, $32 to $39. arundelbarnplayhouse.com. 8 p.m. Sunday; 2 and 8 p.m. Wednesday; 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday.

Disney's "The Little Mermaid, Jr.," musical, Schoolhouse Arts Center, Standish, $5 to $10. schoolhousearts.org. 2 p.m. Sunday.

"The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee," Tony Award-winning musical, City Theater, Biddeford, $20, recommended for ages 13 and over. citytheater.org. 2 p.m. Sunday; 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sept. 1.

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

"Ballroom with a Twist," dancing and singing extravaganza, Ogunquit Playhouse, $39 to $78. ogunquitplayhouse.org. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday; 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday; 7:30 p.m. Friday; 3 and 8 p.m. Saturday.

"Driving Miss Daisy," drama/comedy, Hackmatack Playhouse, Berwick, $10 to $25. hackmatack.org. 8 p.m. Wednesday; 2 and 8 p.m. Thursday; 8 p.m. Friday.

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Singer-songwriter and rap artist Ke$ha brings her “Best Night of My Life Tour” to Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion in Bangor on Friday.

  


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