Thursday, April 24, 2014
• CLASSICAL MUSIC
“The Dream” by Veronica Cross, from her show “Cast in Amber” continuining through Jan. 13 at Elizabeth Moss Galleries in Falmouth.
Robert Dubac stars in the comedy “The Male Intellect: An Oxymoron?” through Sunday at The Public Theatre in Lewiston.
Portland Conservatory of Music Noonday Concert, with pianist Chiharu Naruse, First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, Portland. Free. 775-3356. 12:15 p.m.
Frank Glazer Retrospective, Program III: Ravel's "Valses nobles et sentimentales" and music by Bach, Mozart, Beethoven and Chopin, Bates College (Olin Arts Center), Lewiston. $10; limited number of free tickets available for seniors and students. batestickets.com. 7:30 p.m.
Olivier Messiaen Anniversary Concert, "Vingt Regards Sur L'Enfant-Jesus" (1944), University of Southern Maine (Corthell Concert Hall), Gorham. $6; $3 for seniors and students. usm.maine.edu/music. 7:30 p.m.
Bates College Orchestra, program includes Beethoven's Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 9, Bates College (Olin Arts Center), Lewiston. Free; tickets required. 786-6163. 7:30 p.m.
Sonic Escape, flute and violin, Johnson Hall Performing Arts Center, Gardiner. $20; $10 for students. johnsonhall.org. 7:30 p.m.
Handel's "Messiah," presented by USM School of Music, Woodfords Congregational Church, Portland. $3, $6. usm.maine.edu/music. 5 p.m.
Metropolitan Opera Live in HD: "The Tempest," live screening of Thomas Ades opera based on Shakespeare's play, 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: "The Tempest," live screening of Thomas Ades opera based on Shakespeare's play, University of Maine (Collins Center for the Arts), Orono. $28; $18 for students. collinscenterforthearts.com. 12:55 p.m.
Portland Rossini Club Concert, classical piano music, Cathedral Church of St. Luke, Portland. $10; $5 for seniors; free for students. rossiniclub.org. 3 p.m.
Chancel Choir of Woodfords Church, performing Gabriel Faure's "Requiem," Woodfords Congregational Church, Portland. $10. woodfordschurch.org. 3 p.m.
Les Bostonades, "Handel Mosaic" with tenor Zachary Wilder, First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, Kennebunk. $12 in advance; $15 day of show. 985-0985. 3 p.m.
Bay Chamber Concerts Music at Noon Concert Series, Broadway musical tunes and songs from emerging composers and lyricists, Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland. $25. baychamberconcerts.org. Noon.
USM Youth Ensemble, fall instrumental concert, Merrill Auditorium, Portland. $3, $6. usm.maine.edu/music. 7 p.m.
Rachmaninoff Choir, performance of Rachmaninoff's "All-Night Vigil," Op. 35 (1915), Bowdoin Chapel, Brunswick. Free. rachmaninoffchoir.org. 7:30 p.m.
Portland Conservatory of Music Noonday Concert, with violinist Dean Stein, First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, Portland. Free. 775-3356. 12:15 p.m.
"Homestead Crossing," two couples -- one older, one younger -- compare their lives in Maine premiere, Portland Stage Company. $34 to $44; discounts available. portlandstage.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 4 and 8 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday. Through Nov. 18.
"Hapgood," espionage thriller by Tom Stoppard, Saco River Theatre, Bar Mills. $20; $18 for seniors and students; pay-what-you-can on Thursday. 929-5412. 7:30 p.m. Thursday to Saturday.
"The Wiz," musical based on "The Wizard of Oz," Community Little Theatre, Auburn. $18; $15 for seniors; $12 for ages 12 and under. laclt.com. 7:30 p.m. Thursday to Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.
"Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead," presented by Bowdoin College Masque and Gown, Bowdoin College (Wish Theater), Brunswick. $3. 725-3375. 7 p.m. Thursday to Saturday.
Sarah Ruhl's "Eurydice," classic myth of Orpheus re-imagined through the eyes of its heroine, Theater Project, Brunswick. $18. theaterproject.com. 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.
Cole Porter's "Anything Goes," classic musical, Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center, Fryeburg. $8.50; $6 for seniors and students. fryeburgacademy.org/pac. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.
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Zachary Field’s installation “Elemental Equanimity,” which continues through Jan. 4 at the Coleman Burke Gallery at Port City Music Hall in Portland.