July 10, 2011

Audience Calendar

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“Top of Radio City, New York City,” 1937, watercolor on paper, from “John Marin: Modernism at Mid-Century,” continuing at the Portland Museum of Art.

Courtesy Portland Museum of Art

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The York Public Library’s free summer film series features “Black Swan” at 7 tonight.

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Antiques of Ocean Park, bring a small item for evaluation, Jordan Hall, Ocean Park, $5 suggested. oceanpark.org. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Douglas Tallamy and entomologist Carrie Graham, discussion on the world of insects, College of the Atlantic (George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History), Bar Harbor, free. 801-5621. 9 a.m. Tuesday.

"Alive for $5," Figures of Speech: "Cupid and Psyche," one-hour family program includes "Talk Back" with the performer, Stonington Opera House. 367-2788. 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Poets Joy Harjo and Patricia Smith, Space, Portland, $8-$10, all ages. space538.org. 8 p.m. Wednesday.

"Life in the 1930s," historian George Barrett, Boothbay Railway Village, Boothbay, free. 633-4727. 6 p.m. Wednesday.

"Victorian Secrets," Carolyn Lawson dresses a proper Victorian lady, campers from Victorian Secrets Camp will assist and display clothing they created in camp, Fifth Maine Regiment Museum, Peaks Island, 5. 766-3330. 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Wood Island Lighthouse Tours, Biddeford, $10, reservations required. 286-3229. Guided tours, 10 and 11 a.m. Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.

Evening Lantern Walk, step into the past as you tour a 17th-century village and meet an 18th-century soldier on duty at Fort William Henry, Colonial Pemaquid Historic Site, New Harbor. 8:30 p.m. Saturday.

Founder's Day Classic Car Exhibit, more than 55 vehicles and antique dolls and toys, also music, entertainment and a crafts fair, benefit for the Hamlin Library and Museum, Hamlin Memorial Library & Museum, South Paris, $2-$10. 743-2980. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.

Indoor yard and craft sale, Sabbathday Lake Grange, New Gloucester. 998-2586. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.

"Make Our Garden Grow," Broadway tunes, opera arias and popular songs about flowers and gardens, guest performances by Portland's own Danielle Vayenas (soprano) and Houston-based pianist and musical director Phillip Hall. The concert will also feature children from the Botanical Gardens' Growing Green program, a partnership with the Boothbay YMCA, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Boothbay, free, reservations required. 633-4333. 7 p.m. Saturday.

"Passport to Discovery 2," an imaginary trip across the globe following the travels of museum founder Edith Cleaves Barry, Brick Store Museum, Kennebunk, $25. 985-4802. 9:45 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.

Theater

"Narnia," produced by special arrangement with Dramatic Publishing of Woodstock, Ill., Schoolhouse Arts Center, Standish, $16-$18. 642-3743; schoolhousearts.org. 5 p.m. today; 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday. Through July 24.

"Crazy for You," the Gershwin musical, Arundel Barn Playhouse, $28-$39. 985-5552. 8 p.m. today and Tuesday; 2 and 8 p.m. Wednesday; 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday.

"Elizabeth Rex," part of the Shakespeare in Stonington series, Deer Isle Historical Society, $15-$25, free for island students. 367-2788. 7 p.m. today and Thursday through Saturday. Through July 17.

"Annie," Maine State Music Theatre production, Bowdoin College (Pickard Theater), Brunswick, $33-$56. 725-8769; msmt.org. 2 p.m. today; 2 and 7:30 p.m. Tuesday; 7:30 p.m. Wednesday; 2 and 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

"The Compleat Wrks of William Shakespeare, Abridged," Theater at Monmouth, Monmouth, $10-$24. 933-9999; theateratmonmouth.org. 7 p.m. today.

"Summer of Love," musical comedy about self-discovery and love, starring TV's Michele Lee from TV's "Knots Landing," Ogunquit Playhouse, $53.50-$76.50. 800-982-2787. 2 and 7 p.m. today; 8 p.m. Tuesday; 2:30 and 8:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday; 8 p.m. Friday; 3:30 and 8:30 p.m. Saturday.

"The Belle of Amherst," one-woman play based on the life and writing of Emily Dickinson, first production of Theater at Centennial Hall, a new summer program, co-sponsored by the Harpswell Recreation Department, the Harpswell Historical Society and the Harpswell Garden Club, Centennial Hall, Harpswell, $15-$20. 833-5124; theater1876.com. 7 p.m. Tuesday; 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday.

"The Fantasticks," musical comedy, Poland Spring Inn, Poland Spring, $10. 998-4351. 8 p.m. Tuesday.

"A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum," Hackmatack Playhouse, Berwick, $10-$25. 698-1807. 8 p.m. Wednesday; 2 and 8 p.m. Thursday; 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Through July 23.

"Pirates of Penzance," Freeport Players, Freeport Performing Arts Center, Freeport, $10-$15. 865-2220; fcponline.org. Preview, 7:30 p.m. Thursday; 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Through July 31.

A.R. Gurney's "Love Letters," bring a love letter to someone you love and it will be read at the end of the each show, Sanford Maine Stage, Springvale, $12. sanfordmainestage.com. 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday.

"Sleeping Beauty," presented by Vivid Motion, Inc., classic fairy tale told through dance in the unique Vivid Motion style, Lucid Stage, Portland, $5-$12. lucidstage.com. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

"Sunday in the Park with George," Sondheim musical, Lincoln Academy (Parker B. Poe Theater), Newcastle, $12-$22. heartwoodtheater.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Through July 17.

"Much Ado About Nothing," Stonington Opera House, $15-$32.50. 7 p.m. Saturday.

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Eric Bibb is among the featured performers at the North Atlantic Blues Festival, happening next weekend in Rockland.

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Vishten brings the rollicking music of Prince Edward Island to One Longfellow Square in Portland on Thursday.

 


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