September 29, 2013


Your arts and entertainment guide.

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"Harvesters at Benton Falls," photograph by Sandy Olson, from the exhibition "Hawk & Handsaw: Twenty Who Know the Difference," which opened Saturday and continues through Dec. 1 at the Center for Maine Gallery in Portland. A reception will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.

Courtesy of CMCA

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From left, Janice Gardner, Johnny Speckman and Evan Dalzell in "The School for Lies," a Mad Horse Theater production of the David Ives play continuing through Oct. 13 at the Hutchins School in South Portland.

Craig Robinson photo courtesy of Mad Horse Theater

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"Blazing Paddles," travelogue film narrated by Gray Warriner, Araxine Wilkins Sawyer Memorial, Greene, free. 2 and 7 p.m. Friday.

"Into the Mind," movie about rising to the ultimate challenge, presented by Sugarloaf and Sunday River, all tickets come with a lift ticket to Sunday River or Sugarloaf, State Theatre, Portland, $25. 8 p.m. Saturday.

Family Film Series, "The Croods" (comedy adventure), York Public Library. 6:30 p.m. Saturday.


Cider Sunday, press cider and enjoy the sweet fruits of your labors, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Boothbay. 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday.

Tea Tasting, sample five different teas, Jacqueline's Tea Room, Freeport. 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Second Annual Beer vs. Wine Dinner, selection of seasonal offerings prepared by chef Kevin Cunningham and paired with Gritty's beers and Joel Gott wines, The Tavern at the Inn at Brunswick Station, $35. 6 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday.


Pumpkin Patch Trolley, Seashore Trolley Museum, Kennebunkport, $2 to $12. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday.

"Play Me A Story," interactive theater performance and workshop for kids ages 4 to 10, Portland Stage Company, $15. "Enchanted Adventures," 10:30 a.m. Saturday.


2nd Annual Oak and the Ax Festival, more than 21 bands, burlesque performances, artist talks, workshops, film screenings, record fair and more, The Oak and the Ax, Biddeford, $10. Sunday.

International Heritage Music Series, Greek-American oud instumentalist Mavrothi Kontanis and friends, Mayo Street Arts, Portland, $10. 7 p.m. Sunday.

Doug Kolmar, singer-songwriter performing folk, pop, jazz and Americana, Elements: Books Coffee Beer, Biddeford. 1 p.m. Sunday.

The Last Bison, indie folk, Ballroom Thieves open, Port City Music Hall, Portland, $10 advance, $12 door, 18-plus. 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Joe Satriani: Unstoppable Momentum Tour, guitarist, with Steve Morse Band, State Theatre, Portland, $40 to $70. 8 p.m. Thursday.

Ruth Moody Band, singer-songwriter from The Wailin' Jennys, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield, $20. 8 p.m. Thursday.

Shemekia Copeland, blues vocalist, Asylum, Portland, $19, $29 VIP, 18-plus. 9 p.m. Thursday.

Camden Library Coffeehouse, The Alehouse Band, Camden Public Library, $7. 236-3440. 7 p.m. Thursday.

Eric Bettencourt and Sara Hallie Richardson, singer-songwriters, The Hive, Kennebunk, $10. 8 p.m. Thursday.

Barn Burner with The Tarbox Ramblers, Appalachian, blues and gospel, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield, $15. 8 p.m. Friday.

Deborah Holland and Cindy Bullens, singer-songwriters, One Longfellow Square, Portland, $20 advance, $25 door. 8 p.m. Friday.

Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad, psychedelic reggae, Port City Music Hall, Portland, $12 advance, $15 door. 9 p.m. Friday.

Blues Ball with Shemekia Copeland, with The Juke Rockets, Samoset Resort, Rockport, $25. 596-6055. 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Tumbling Bones, The Hive, Kennebunk, $10. 8 p.m. Friday.

The Delta Generators, Boston blues band, with The Wetsuits, benefits local food pantries, Jonathan's Restaurant, Ogunquit, $12. 8 p.m. Friday.

Arborea and Christopher Paul Stelling, folk, Unity Centre for the Performing Arts, $10 advance, $12 door. 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Toubab Krewe, instrumental; music from Mali, Port City Music Hall, Portland, $12 advance, $15 door, 18-plus. 8 p.m. Saturday.

Alexis P. Suter Band, blues and soul, One Longfellow Square, Portland, $15 advance, $23 door. 8 p.m. Saturday.

Anna Lombard, Nick Racioppi and Rich Lambert open, Franco American Heritage Center, Lewiston, $10 advance, $12 door. 9 p.m. Saturday.

Sarah Blacker, Erin Thomas and Hilton Park, The Hive, Kennebunk, $10. 8 p.m. Saturday.

The Misfits, punk rock, Asylum, Portland, $22, 18-plus. 9 p.m. Saturday.

Kate Schrock, singer-songwriter, Johnson Hall Performing Arts Center, Gardiner, $12 to $16. 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

Meghan Yates, singer-songwriter, Elements: Books Coffee Beer, Biddeford. 8 p.m. Saturday.

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This pigment print of an urban scene by Alan Vlach is among the works that will be on view in “Focus on Faculty: Photographers from Maine Media Workshops + College,” Wednesday through Nov. 16 at PhoPa Gallery in Portland. A reception will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.

©Alan Vlach


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