October 24, 2013

Art and Theater Listings

Classical music, dance, auditions, theater, museums and galleries

• CLASSICAL MUSIC

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“Shepard’s Hook and Telephone Pole” by Jeff Epstein, from “Paintings,” his exhibition continuing through Nov. 30 at Art House Picture Frames in Portland.

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David Finckel, Wu Han and Philip Setzer will perform in a Portland Ovations concert on Saturday at Merrill Auditorium in Portland.

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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.

• Dance

“Jack the Ripper,” not recommended for children, Portland Ballet Studio, Portland, $20 advance, $25 door. portlandballet.org. 8 p.m. Saturday.

• Auditions

“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.

• Theater

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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