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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"Cross Currents," new composers forum, panel discussion and live musical excerpts moderated by Elliott Schwartz, Bar Harbor Music Festival, Bar Harbor Congregational Church, donation. barharbormusicfestival.org. 5:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Met Summer Live in HD Encore Series, screenings of classic live in HD transmissions, Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center, Fryeburg, $10-$18. 935-9232. Donizetti's La Fille du Regiment, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

"Cross Currents," new composers concert, Maureen Hurd Hause, clarinet Blair McMillen, piano, Bar Harbor Music Festival, Bar Harbor Congregational Church, $15-$25. barharbormusicfestival.org. 8:15 p.m. Wednesday.

Curtis On Tour and Time for Three, Rockport Opera House, $30-$45, $8/students. 236-2823; baychamberconcerts.org. 8 p.m. Thursday.

Comedy

Maestro Warren King, crooners and trillers, benefits Laudholm Farms Wells Reserve, Colony Hotel, Kennebunkport, $5 donation. 985-8759. of 5 p.m. today.

Defenders of the Funny Improv with Stephanie Doyle, games, sketches, music and audience participation, Lucid Stage, Portland, $7. 899-3993. 7:30 p.m. today.

Yarmouth Summer Arts Series, Double Vision: mime. physical comedy and vaudeville banter, Royal River Park, Yarmouth, free. 846-2406. 6:15 p.m. Monday; rain date Tuesday.

Maine Hysterical Society, Seaside Pavilion, Old Orchard Beach, $11-$14. 934-2024. 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Comedy Showcase, Comedy Connection, Portland, $7.50-$15, 18+ or 16+ with parent. mainecomedy.com. George Hamm, 8: 30 p.m. Thursday and Friday; Hamm and Carolyn Plummer, 7 and 9 p.m. Saturday.

Paula Poundstone, Jonathan's Restaurant, Ogunquit, $37.50-$42.50, all ages. 646-4777; jonathansrestaurant.com. 8 p.m. Friday; 7 p.m. Saturday.

Susan Sparks, America's only female comedian with a pulpit, The Temple, Ocean Park, $12. oceanpark.org. 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

Dance

Contradance, Town Hall, Bowdoinham, $9. 666-3090. 8 to 11 p.m. (beginner's lesson at 7:30 p.m.) Saturday.

Contradance, with Soupbone, and Kathryn Larsen calling, all dances taught, clean shoes please, Mayo Street Arts, Portland, $7. mayostreetarts.org. 8 to 11 p.m. Saturday.

Fairs/Festivals

Maine Celtic Celebration, Celtic music and culture festival, various locations, Belfast. mainecelticcelebration.com. Friday.

Art in the Park, presented by members of Bridgton Art Guild, Shorey Park, Bridgton. gallery302.org. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

North Atlantic Blues Festival, Robert Cray, Nellie Tiger Travis, Toni Washington, Eric Bibb and many more, Public Landing, Rockland, $35-$75. 691-2248; northatlanticbluesfestival.com. Gates open at 9 a.m. music starts at 11 a.m. Saturday and July 17.

First Parish Market Arts and Crafts Fair, First Parish Church of Freeport. firstparishmarket.com. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

Films

Free summer film series, York Public Library, free. 363-2818. "Black Swan," 7 p.m. today. Summer documentary series, "Mugabe and the White African," Portland Public Library, Rines Auditorium, free. 871-1700. 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Summer film festival, "A Screaming Man (drama from Chad)," Patten Free Library, Bath, free. 443-5141. 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Teens Through Time, film series with teen-centric view point, "Bring It On," Portland Public Library, free. 871-1700. 4:30 p.m. Wednesday.

"The Adventures of Captain Dick Spear," documentary film with question and answer session, presented by the Rockland Historical Society, Rockland Public Library, free. 594-0310. 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

"The Lost World," silent movie, adaptation of the 1912 book by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, live piano from Doug Protsik, Old Town House, Union, $5, under 21 free. 785-4531. 7 p.m. Saturday.

Food and Drink

Library Sundae, antique car rides and sundaes $2.50 each, Falmouth Memorial Library, free. 781-2351. falmouth.lib.me.us. 1 to 4 p.m. today.

We Love Local! Store-wide tasting and sampling event of products from all over Maine and New England, Whole Foods Market, Portland. 774-7711. 1 to 4 p.m. today.

Farmer's Market, Fresh Start Farms' locally grown produce, Whole Foods Market, Portland. 774-7711. 2 to 6 p.m. Monday.

For Children

Stories by the Garden: Maine children's book authors and illustrators, stories and fun activitities, Ellie Chase, Friends School of Portland, Mackworth Island, Falmouth, free. 781-6321. 11 a.m. Wednesday. Through July 20.

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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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