Saturday, May 25, 2013
• CLASSICAL MUSIC
“Alhambra II,” oil on linen by Ed Douglas, from the exhibition of his paintings opening at Greenhut Galleries in Portland on Nov. 1 and continuing through Dec. 1.
Courtesy of Greenhut Galleries
“Crescent,” archival print by Luc Demers, from “Trace,” the Maine Museum of Photographic Arts exhibition of his work continuing through Dec. 21 at USM’s Glickman Library in Portland.
DaPonte String Quartet: Winter Series I Program, works by Haydn, Bartok and Mozart, Episcopal Church of St. John the Baptist, Thomaston. $20; free for those under age 21. daponte.org. 7:30 p.m.
Noonday Concert, with organist Ray Cornils, First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, Portland. Free. 775-3356. 12:15 p.m.
DaPonte String Quartet: Winter Series I Program, works by Haydn, Bartok and Mozart, Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta. $20; free for those under age 21. daponte.org. 7:30 p.m.
Pianist Gregg Pauley, performing Beethoven's Sonata No. 32 and Mussorgsky's "Pictures at an Exhibition," Franco American Heritage Center, Lewiston. $16; $14 for seniors; free for students. francocenter.org. 7:30 p.m.
DaPonte String Quartet: Winter Series I Program, works by Haydn, Bartok and Mozart, Portland Public Library. $20; free for those under age 21. daponte.org. 7:30 p.m.
Organist Sean Fleming, performing works by Guilmant, Paine and Roberts, Bowdoin Chapel, Brunswick. Free. 798-4141. 3 p.m.
Metropolitan Opera Live in HD: "Otello," Verdi opera, Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center, Fryeburg. $26; $23 for seniors; $18 for students. fryeburgacademy.org/pac. 1 p.m.
Metropolitan Opera Live in HD: "Otello," Verdi opera, pre-opera talk by musicologist Morton Achter at 11:45 a.m., Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta. $24; $22 for seniors; $5 for ages 18 and under. atthelincoln.org. 1 p.m.
Metropolitan Opera Live in HD: "Otello," Verdi opera, University of Maine (Collins Center for the Arts), Orono. $28; $18 for students. collinscenterforthearts.com. 12:55 p.m.
Metropolitan Opera Live in HD: "Otello," Verdi opera, Strand Theatre, Rockland. $23 to $27; $15 for students. rocklandstrand.com. 1 p.m.
Portland Symphony Orchestra: "Trick-or-Treat Symphony," Discovery Concert and Halloween celebration with music and games for entire family, Merrill Auditorium, Portland. $10. porttix.com. Activities at 1 p.m.; concert at 2:30 p.m.
USM Wind Ensemble, University of Southern Maine (Corthell Concert Hall), Gorham. $3 to $6. usm.maine.edu/music. 2 p.m.
DaPonte String Quartet: Winter Series I Program, works by Haydn, Bartok and Mozart, Bowdoin College (Studzinski Recital Hall), Brunswick. $20; free for those under age 21. daponte.org. 3 p.m.
Hikari String Trio, performing works by Mozart, Rose and Dvorak, The Old White Church, Buxton. $18; $15 for seniors and students. 929-6472. 3 p.m.
Portland String Quartet, with pianist Cheryl Tschanz and violinist Dean Stein, performing works by Beethoven, Brahms and Beach; Woodfords Congregational Church, Portland. $22; $20 for seniors; free for students. larksociety.org. 2 p.m.
Portland Symphony Orchestra: "Cello-bration!" works for cello by Vivaldi, Ott, Rossini and Shostakovich, Merrill Auditorium, Portland. $35 to $70. porttix.com. Concert Conversation at 6:15 p.m.; concert at 7:30 p.m.
Portland Ballet: "Halloween Spooktacular," all ages encouraged to come in costume and participate in costume parade during intermission, Westbrook Performing Arts Center (Westbrook Middle School). $17; $12 for children. porttix.com. 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday.
"Good People," Good Theater presents Maine premiere of a drama set in South Boston that explores the differences between the haves and the have-nots, St. Lawrence Arts Center, Portland. $15 to $25. goodtheater.com. 7 p.m. Thursday; 7:30 p.m. Friday; 3 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday; 7 p.m. Wednesday and Nov. 1. Through Nov. 4.
"The Book Club Play," Maine premiere of comedy about a book club becoming the subject of a documentary film, The Public Theatre, Lewiston. $18; $15 for groups; $5 for ages 18 and under. thepublictheatre.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.
"Topdog/Underdog," Pulitzer Prize-winning drama about the gritty lives of two street-savvy hustlers presented by Dramatic Repertory Company, Portland Stage Company (Studio Theater). $10 to $20. dramaticrep.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday to Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. Wednesday and Nov. 1. Through Nov. 4.
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