Wednesday, April 23, 2014
• CLASSICAL MUSIC
“Shepard’s Hook and Telephone Pole” by Jeff Epstein, from “Paintings,” his exhibition continuing through Nov. 30 at Art House Picture Frames in Portland.
David Finckel, Wu Han and Philip Setzer will perform in a Portland Ovations concert on Saturday at Merrill Auditorium in Portland.
Noonday Concerts, presented by the Portland Conservatory of Music, First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, Portland, $5 suggested donation. portlandconservatory.net. Timothy Neill Johnson and Tim Burris as Music’s Quill, voice and lute, 12:15 p.m. Thursday; organist Harold Stover, 12:15 p.m. Oct. 31.
DaPonte String Quartet Winter Series I: Entente Cordiale, Episcopal Church of St. John the Baptist, Thomaston, $20, free for age 21 and under. daponte.org. Works by Beethoven, Prokofiev and Walton, 7:30 p.m. Thursday.
Cellist William Rounds, accompanied by Sayuri Miyamoto, an award-winning pianist, University of Southern Maine Corthell Concert Hall, Gorham, $15, $10 seniors, $5 students. usm.maine.edu/music/boxoffice. An evening of Brahms, Kodaly and others, 8 p.m. Friday.
DaPonte String Quartet Winter Series I: Entente Cordiale, Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta, $20, 21 and under free. daponte.org. Works by Beethoven, Prokofiev and Walton, 7:30 p.m. Friday.
Victoria Vox, Congregational Church, Phippsburg, $10, $6 students. 389-1770. Vocalist and celebrated ukulele player plays originals and covers, 7:30 p.m. Friday.
Pianist Frank Glazer, Bates College Olin Arts Center, Lewiston, $10. 786-6163. Sonatas by Mozart, Weber, Hindemeth and Beethoven, 7:30 p.m. Friday.
DaPonte String Quartet Winter Series I: Entente Cordiale, Portland Public Library, $20, 21 and under free. daponte.org. Works by Beethoven, Prokofiev and Walton, 7:30 p.m. Saturday.
Early Music in the Chapel Series, Cathedral Church of St. Luke, Portland, $15, $10 seniors and students, free for under 17. 772-5434. An evening of English songs of the late Baroque played on period instruments, 7 p.m. Saturday.
Portland Ovations presents David Finckel, Wu Han and Philip Setzer, Merrill Auditorium, Portland, $44. porttix.com. Chamber music trio with cello, piano and violin, 3 p.m. Saturday.
Halloween Concert, presented by Portland Conservatory of Music, Woodfords Congregational Church, Portland, $5. portlandconservatory.net. Costumes encouraged, prizes given in several age categories, 3 p.m. Saturday.
DaPonte String Quartet Winter Series I: Entente Cordiale, Mid-Coast Presbyterian Church, Topsham, $20, 21 and under free. daponte.org. Works by Beethoven, Prokofiev and Walton, 3 p.m. Sunday.
Portland String Quartet “East Meets West,” presented by the LARK Society of Chamber Music, Woodfords Congregational Church, Portland, $22, $20 seniors, free for 21 and under. larksociety.org. Debussy’s “String Quartet in G Minor” with oud player Rahim AlHaj, 2 p.m. Sunday.
Women Composers, University of Maine, Minsky Recital Hall, Orono, $9. umaine.edu/spa. 7:30 p.m. Monday.
Portland Symphony Orchestra, Merrill Auditorium, Portland, $31 to $81. porttix.com. Tchaikovsky violin concert with violinist Jennifer Koh, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.
“Jack the Ripper,” not recommended for children, Portland Ballet Studio, Portland, $20 advance, $25 door. portlandballet.org. 8 p.m. Saturday.
“The Velveteen Rabbit,” casting actors ages 8 to 17 for holiday production; actors should prepare a one-minute monologue; no acting experience is required; newcomers are welcome. Children’s Museum and Theatre of Maine, Portland. kitetails.org. 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday.
Good Theater presents “Clybourne Park,” Bruce Norris’ play written in response to “A Raisin in the Sun,” St. Lawrence Arts Center, Portland, $20 to $28. goodtheater.com. 7 p.m. Thursday; 7:30 p.m. Friday; 3 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.
John Cariani’s “Love/Sick,” The Public Theatre, Lewiston, thepublictheatre.org. Funny, sweet and sad love stories; $20, $5 for 18 and under. 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 8 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.
Neil Simon’s “Rumors,” comedy, City Theater, Biddeford, $20. citytheater.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday. Through Nov. 3.
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