March 30, 2012

Art and Theater listings

Classical music, dance, theater and more

CLASSICAL MUSIC

TODAY

Vienna Piano Trio, Austrian trio plays Haydn's Trio in E-Flat minor and more, Bates College (Olin Arts Center), Lewiston. $6. batestickets.com. 7:30 p.m.

Portland Conservatory of Music Noonday Concert, with the DaPonte String Quartet, First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, Portland. Free. 775-3356. 12:15 p.m.

 

SATURDAY

Bates Gamelan Orchestra, with drummer-composer Wahyu Roche and dancer Achmad Farmis, Bates College (Olin Arts Center), Lewiston. Free; tickets required. 786-6135. 8 p.m.

 

SUNDAY

Soprano Christina Astrachan, performing "Hausmusik," benefit for the Oratorio Chorale, Falmouth Congregational Church. $20 in advance; $25 day of show; half-price for students; free for children under 12. oratoriochorale.org. 3 p.m.

 

TUESDAY

Kinderkonzert: "Brass Blast Off!" Portland Symphony Orchestra program for children, Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center, Fryeburg. $4. fryeburgacademy.org/pac. "Peter and the Wolf" with the PSO Woodwind Quintet, 9:30 and 10:30 a.m.

Cordis Quartet, innovative chamber music from Boston, Gould Academy (Bingham Auditorium), Bethel. $15; $10 for seniors; $4 for children under 12. mahoosucarts.org. 7 p.m.

 

WEDNESDAY

The Met Opera: Live In HD, broadcast of Massenet's "Manon," Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta. $23; $21 for seniors. atthelincoln.org. Noon.

APRIL 5

Portland Conservatory of Music Noonday Concert, with Elliott Schwartz & Friends, First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, Portland. Free. 775-3356. 12:15 p.m.

DANCE

2012 Winter Dance Concert, choreography by the director of the Bates College Dance Program and three dance majors, Bates College (Schaeffer Theatre), Lewiston. $6; $3 for students and seniors. batestickets.com. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 5 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. Monday.

Tchaikovsky's "Swan Lake," by Maine State Ballet, Merrill Auditorium, Portland. $20 to $40. porttix.com. 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

 

THEATER

"Heroes," comedy about three WWII veterans in a French retirement home, Portland Stage Company. $27 to $39; $15 to $19.50 for students. portlandstage.org. 7:30 p.m. today and Friday; 4 and 8 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. Wednesday and April 5. Through April 22.

"Anything Goes," Cole Porter musical by Wells High School Players, Wells High School. $5 to $8. 351-5741. 7 p.m. today to Saturday.

"Ink," world premiere of play about the first woman published in America, presented by Penobscot Theatre Company, Bangor Opera House. $20. penobscottheatre.org. 7 p.m. today; 8 p.m. Friday; 5 p.m. Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday; 7 p.m. Wednesday and April 5. Through April 15.

"Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grille," Mardra Thomas as Billie Holiday with Flash Allen on piano, Freeport Factory Stage. $19; $15 for seniors and students; pay-what-you-can on Thursdays. freeportfactory.com. 7:30 p.m. today to Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. April 5. Through April 14.

"Guys and Dolls," classic musical, Richmond High School. $8; $5 for students. 798-9348. 7 p.m. today and Friday.

Henrik Ibsen's "Ghosts," by Lorem Ipsum, all ages; Space, Portland. $10. space538.org. 7:30 p.m. today to Sunday.

"Little Me," Good Theater production of Neil Simon play, St. Lawrence Arts Center, Portland. $20 to $30. goodtheater.com. 7 p.m. today; 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.

National Theatre of London Live: "She Stoops to Conquer," live broadcast, Strand Theatre, Rockland. $23; $15 for ages 18 and under. rocklandstrand.com. Live at 2 p.m., rebroadcast at 7 p.m. today.

National Theatre of London Live: "She Stoops to Conquer," live broadcast, Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center, Fryeburg. $18; $15 for seniors; $10 for students. fryeburgacademy.org/pac. Live at 2 p.m., rebroadcast at 7 p.m. today.

"The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds," Paul Zindel's Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Mad Horse Theatre Company, Lucid Stage, Portland. $22; $20 for seniors and students; pay-what-you-can on Thursdays. lucidstage.com. 8:30 p.m. today to Saturday; 6 p.m. Sunday.

"Honk!" award-winning musical comedy, Kennebunk High School Economos Auditorium. $9. 985-1110. 7:30 p.m. today to Saturday.

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