March 17, 2011

Art and Theater: Listings

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The Oratorio Chorale presents two concerts this weekend, at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Morse High School in Bath and at 3 p.m. Sunday at Studzinski Recital Hall at Bowdoin College in Brunswick. The program, with Portland soprano Devin Dukes, features Gilbert & Sullivan's one-act comic opera "Trial By Jury," which caps off a presentation that also features Ivor Davies’ “Prayers from the Ark,” Hugo Wolf’s “Six Sacred Songs” and Arthur Sullivan’s “The Long Day Closes.” Tickets cost $25 for adults and $12.50 for students. Children ages 11 and younger get in free. For details, visit

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Portland vocalist John McVeigh joins the Portland Symphony Orchestra for a performance at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Merrill Auditorium. The program, "Three B s: Brahms, Britten, and the Beatles," pays tribute to composers who have had major artistic impact on their eras. Tickets range from $23 to $62. Call Port Tix at 842-0800 or visit For information about the concert, visit

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"Cherished Spaces," group exhibit, Haley Art Gallery, Kittery. 439-2669. Reception, 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday. Through May 28.

"Yes, You CAN Make a Living in the Arts," presentation by metalsmith and jewelry artist Judith Barker, Yarmouth Town Hall. Free. 846-9036. 7 p.m. Wednesday.


Paula Dougherty, life and figure drawings, University of Maine (Art Gallery), Machias. 255-1279. Through Friday.

"Area Artists 2011," group show with paintings, prints, drawings, photographs and works in clay, glass, fiber and mixed media; University of Southern Maine (Atrium Art Gallery), Lewiston. Through Saturday.

"Maine Agriculture: Views from the Past," photographs from 75 to 100 years ago of Maine's agricultural industry, Maine Farmland Trust Gallery, Belfast. Through Monday.

Student Art Exhibition, works by Greely High School and North Yarmouth Academy, 317 Main Street Community Music Center, Yarmouth. Through March 25.

"March Forth," selected Maine art, Greenhut Galleries, Portland. 772-2693. Through March 25.

"Burn the Lot," print show by Cannonball Press, Space Gallery, Portland. Through March 26.

"Journeys to the Interior," paintings by Robert Nason, Addison Woolley Gallery, Portland. 450-8499. Through March 26.

Southern Maine Clay Guild Pottery Show and Sale, York Art Association, York Harbor. 363-4049. Through March 26.

"A Conference of Birds II," work by Scott Kelley, Jeff Barrett, Andreas von Huene and others, Gleason Fine Art, Portland. Through March 26.

"Young at Art," work by elementary and middle school students, Harlow Gallery, Hallowell. Through March 26.

"44N 69W: Radius Belfast," Aarhus Gallery, Belfast. 338-0001. Through March 27.

"The Colors of Winter," works by Spindleworks artists, Thornton Oaks, Brunswick. Through March 29.

"Aerial Views of the Maine Coast in Wax" by encaustic artist Rick Green, Maine Charitable Mechanics Library, Portland. 773-8396. Through March 30.

"Bio-Geo Luminescence," drawings by Josh Dallaire, Daunis Fine Jewelry, Portland. 773-6011. Through March 31.

"Hardware," black-and-white analog photography by Wayne Frederick, The Green Hand Bookshop, Portland. 450-6695. Through March 31.

"Spring Light," hand-blown glass by Terrill and Charlie Jenkins of Tandem Glass in Dresden, Markings Gallery, Bath. 443-1499. Through March 31.

Faculty exhibit, works by Stephen Burt and Sarah Gorham, University of New England (Campus Center), Biddeford. Through March 31.

"Pop-ups! They're not JUST for kids!," pop-up books from the 1,800-volume Goralnick Collection, Bowdoin College (Hawthorne Longfellow Library), Brunswick. Through April 1.

"The Jar Project," installation of 60 art-filled jars made by 60 artists with connections to Maine, Whitney Art Works, Portland. Limited dates through April 2.

"The Feathered Hand," installations, drawings and prints by Alison Derby Hildreth, University of New England (Art Gallery), Portland. Through April 3.

"Think Spring!", Maine Women in the Arts exhibit, Hallway Gallery, North Dam Mill, Biddeford. Through April 9.

"Audition," group exhibit, Aucocisco Galleries, Portland. 775-2222. Through April 9.

"Fracturing the Burning Glass: Between Mirror and Meaning," work by Gwenael Belanger, Susan Leopold, Daniel Rozin and Alyson Shotz, Maine College of Art (Institute of Contemporary Art), Portland. Through April 10.

"Jerry Day Mason: A Backwards Look," retrospective of works by Maine artist, Chocolate Church Arts Center (Gallery), Bath. 442-8455. Through April 16.

"The Orb and the Octopus," black-and-white drawings by Amy Ray and John Jennison, University of Southern Maine (Area Gallery), Portland. 780-5008. Through April 28.

"Celebrate Artists from Freeport," group show, Thos. Moser Showroom, Freeport. Through May 14.


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