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Kat Moraros, Matthew Delamater, Paul Haley and Benjamin Row in a scene from Good Theater’s production of “Death by Design,” a comedy with murder, by Rob Urbinati, directed by Brian P. Allen, continuing through Feb. 24 at the St. Lawrence Arts Center in Portland.

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

Sevendust, heavy metal, with Lacuna Coil and Avatar, Asylum, Portland, $29 advance, $32 door, 18-plus. portlandasylum.com. 9 p.m. Thursday.

"Sounds Like Old Times," Camden Coffeehouse, featuring Dave Peloquin and Bob Webb, Camden Public Library, $7. 236-3440. 7 p.m. Thursday.

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

La Vent du Nord, Quebecois folk quartet, One Longfellow Square, Portland, $27 advance, $32 door. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m. Friday.

Ladysmith Black Mambazo, South African choral group, Bates College (Chapel), Lewiston, $15 to $27. laarts.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Holy Mackerels Trio, with Mark Stover and Fiddlin' Paul D'Alessio, Tugs Pub, Southport Island. 633-3830. 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday.

Joy Kills Sorrow, indie-rock and new-folk string band, Unity Centre for the Performing Arts, $12 adv-$15 dos. uccpa.unity.edu. 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Jeff Mangum with the Music Tapes, with Tall Firs, State Theatre, Portland, $27 advance, $30 door, general admission. statetheatreportland.com. 8 p.m. Saturday.

Sweethearts' Night Out, with Darol Anger, Emy Phelps, Corey Di Mario, Lissa Schneckenberger, Hanneke Cassell and Mike Block, One Longfellow Square, Portland, $20 advance, $25 door. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m. Saturday.

Lay-Z-Gait, Western swing, Jonathan's Restaurant, Ogunquit, $15 to $52. jonathansrestaurant.com. 9 p.m. Saturday.

Bluezberry Jam, blues, jazz and jam, Sanford Unitarian Universalist Church, $10, $25 family. 324-3191. 7 p.m. Saturday.

Gerald Clayton Trio, Grammy-nominated jazz pianist, Bates College (Olin Arts Center), Lewiston, $12. batestickets.com. 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

Live and Local at the Library Music Series, singer-songwriter Mike Ladd, Lithgow Public Library, Augusta. lithgow.lib.me.us. 9:30 a.m. Saturday.

Southern Maine Monthly Bluegrass Jam, Roost Function Hall, Buxton, $7. 232-1528. Noon to 5 p.m. Feb. 10.

Alash Ensemble with Garth Stevenson and Annie Lynch, Tuvan instruments and throat singing, One Longfellow Square, Portland, $20 advance, $25 door. onelongfellowsquare.com. 7:30 p.m. Feb. 10.

The Blue Lobster Troupe, music from the 12th century to today, St. Lawrence Arts Center, Portland, $5 to $10. stlawrencearts.org. 7:30 p.m. Feb. 10.



Weekly Bird Walk, with COA student naturalist Anna Stunkel, College of the Atlantic (George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History), Bar Harbor, free. 288-5395. Meet at the museum's north entrance, 1 p.m. Wednesday.


Special Events

Port Veritas Spoken Word Series presents Canadian performance poet Lucia Misch, Mama's CrowBar, Portland, 21-plus. 773-9230. 9 p.m. Monday.

Port Veritas Spoken Word Series, poets Duff Plunkett and Marita O'Neil, Bull Feeney's, Portland, $3, 18-plus. 773-7210. 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Art and Jazz with the Three Point Trio, Lyceum Gallery, Lewiston. lyceumgallery.com. 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday.

Open Mic and Poetry Slam, music and poetry, First Universalist Church, Auburn, free. 783-0461. 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Magician/illusionist George Saterial, Fryeburg Academy (Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center), $4 to $8. fryeburgacademy.org/pac. 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday.

23rd annual Chinese New Year Celebration, songs and dances by the children of the CAFAM Chinese School, magic by the Norman Magic Experience, kids' crafts, vendors and more, Westbrook Performing Arts Center, $4 to $6. cafammaine.org. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.

"A Tip of the Hat to Denise Reehl," special performance by Reehl, hysterical stories, video footage of New England Vaudeville Festival, Johnson Hall Performing Arts Center, Gardiner, $10 to $20. johnsonhall.org. Saturday.

14th Annual Sleigh Day, sleigh museum exhibit, sleigh rides, demonstrations, snowshoe and cross country ski tours, Skyline Farm, North Yarmouth, $8, $30 per family. skylinefarm.org. Noon to 3 p.m. Feb. 10.

"Local Love Muscle Valentine's Day Film Festival," watch and vote on a collection of local films, Empire Dine and Dance, Portland, free. portlandempire.com. 8 p.m. Feb. 10.

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