November 7, 2013

Art listings

Classical music, theater, dance, museums and art galleries


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“Autumn Vine,” Asian brush by Jean Kigel, from “Sayonara,” the exhibition of Kigel’s work continuing through November at Summer Island Studio, 149 Maine St., in Brunswick.

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Julie Nelson and Dustin Tucker in the Portland Stage Company production of “Vigil,” continuing through Nov. 17.

Aaron Flacke photo courtesy of Portland Stage Company

Noonday Concerts, presented by the Portland Conservatory of Music, First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, Portland, $5 suggested donation. Krysia Tripp, flute, and Jara Goodrich, harp, 12:15 p.m.; Holiday “Sing-Along” with Robert Russell and the Choral Arts Society, 12:15 p.m. Tuesday; Jesse Feinberg, jazz piano, 12:15 p.m. Nov. 14.

Meccorre String Quartet, University of Maine Collins Center for the Arts, Orono, $33. Works by Hayden, Szymanowski, Lutoslawski and Schumann, 7 p.m. Friday.

University Singers, University of Maine Minsky Recital Hall, Orono, $9. 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

Pianists Ilya Kazantsev and Eri Okubo Kazantseva, Sanford-Springvale Historical Society, Springvale, $15, free for 21 and under. 324-2797. Works by Schubert, Mendelsohn, Brahms, Piazzola, Beethoven and more, 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

University Singers, University of Maine Minsky Recital Hall, Orono, $9. 2 p.m. Sunday.

Public Concert Series of the Portland Rossini Club, Cathedral Church of St. Luke, Portland, $10, $5 seniors, students free. Works by Schubert, Barber, Adler and Brahms, 3 p.m. Sunday.

Chamber Music, University of Maine Minsky Recital Hall, Orono, $9. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

USM Youth Ensembles Fall Instrumental Concert, Merrill Auditorium, Portland, $5-$8. usm 7 p.m. Thursday.


“The Grand Manner,” presented by Good Theater, St. Lawrence Arts Center, Portland, $20 to $28. A.R.Gurney’s love letter to fabled actress Katherine Cornell and the heyday of Broadway theater, 7 p.m. Thursday; 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday; 7 p.m. Wednesday and Nov. 14. Through Nov. 24.

Morris Panych’s “Vigil,” Portland Stage Company, $35 to $45. Offbeat fable of family and loneliness, 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 4 and 8 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday; 2 and 7:30 p.m. Nov. 14. Through Nov. 17.

“Hello, Dolly!” musical, presented by the Oak Hill Players, Winslow Homer Center for the Arts, Scarborough, $12, $10 students, seniors, teacher. 822-7907. 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 1 and 7 p.m. Saturday.

“The Underpants!” presented by The Originals, comedy based on the 1920 German farce “Die Hose,” Saco River Theatre, Buxton. $20, $18 seniors and students, pay what you can on Thursday. 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Arthur Miller’s “The Crucible,” presented by Waynflete Drama, Waynflete School, Portland, free. A partially fictionalized story of the Salem witch trials, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Robert DuBac’s “The Book of Moron,” provocative and intelligent new comedy, The Public Theatre, Lewiston, $20. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.

“Children of Eden,” musical fable about parents, children and faith inspired by the stories of Adam and Eve, Cain and Abel and Noah and the flood, Windham Center Stage Theatre. $12, $10 seniors and students. 893-2098. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 4 p.m. Sunday.

Randy Judkins in “Mexico, Mentors, Jesters and Mimes!” one-man show with juggling, magic, audience participation and family-friendly comedy, The Freeport Theater of Awesome, $12-$20. 7 p.m. Friday.

“Grease,” presented by Deering High School in the school auditorium, Portland. deering 7 p.m. Friday; 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday. Through Nov. 16.

“Out of the Shadow: A Story of Toni Wolff and Emma Jung,” play reading with Elizabeth Rodenz and Julie Sgarzi, C.G. Jung Center, Brunswick, $7. 7 p.m. Friday.

“Zombie America,” by local playwright Kristen Watson, Schoolhouse Arts Center, Standish, $10. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 5 p.m. Sunday. Through Nov. 17.

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