January 2, 2013

Art and Theater Listings

Classical music, dance, theater, auditions, art museums and galleries

• CLASSICAL MUSIC

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An exhibit of Dahlov Ipcar’s recent work is on display at the Maine Jewish Museum in Portland through Friday.

THURSDAY

Portland Conservatory of Music Noonday Concert, with mezzo-soprano Jennifer Dudley and pianist Jesse Feinberg, First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, Portland. Free. 775-3356. 12:15 p.m.

FRIDAY

"Spacious Vision Song Project," songs and arias from singers Barbara Kilduff and Gerald Seminatore with pianist Brian Moll, Bowdoin Chapel, Brunswick. $15; $10 for seniors and students; cash or check only. spaciousvision.com. 7:30 p.m.

SATURDAY

Choral Art Society's Epiphany Celebration, presented by the Choral Art Camerata and conducted by CAS music director Robert Russell, Woodfords Congregational Church, Portland. $15 in advance; $20 at door. choralart.org. 7:30 p.m.

Metropolitan Opera Live in HD, broadcast of Berlioz's "Les Troyens," Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center, Fryeburg. $26; $23 for seniors; $18 for students. fryeburgacademy.org/pac. Noon.

Metropolitan Opera Live in HD, broadcast of Berlioz's "Les Troyens," University of Maine (Collins Center for the Arts), Orono. $28; $18 for students. collinscenterforthearts.com. Noon.

SUNDAY

Pianist Masanobu Ikemiya, classics to ragtime, Jewett Auditorium, Augusta. $10; $5 for students; free for ages 12 and under. concertsatjewett.com. 2 p.m.

TUESDAY

Metropolitan Opera Live in HD, encore broadcast of Verdi's "Aida," Strand Theatre, Rockland. $23 to $27; $15 for students. rocklandstrand.com. 1 p.m.

WEDNESDAY

Bay Chamber Concerts Music at Noon Concert Series, with violinist Ronald Lantz and pianist Laura Kargul, Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland. $25. baychamberconcerts.org. Noon.

JAN. 10

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

• DANCE

Bangor Ballet's Annual Evening at the Arts: "Cross Pollination," several pieces by dancers and choreographers, Husson University (Gracie Theatre), Bangor. $45. 945-3457. 5 p.m. Saturday.

• THEATER

"The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged)," three actors perform a comic parody and tribute to all of Shakespeare's plays, Lyric Music Theater, South Portland. $10. lyricmusictheater.org. 8 p.m. Thursday to Saturday; 2:30 p.m. Sunday.

Disney's "Beauty and the Beast," touring production of award-winning Broadway musical, Merrill Auditorium, Portland. $45 to $70. portlandovations.org. 7 p.m. Friday; 1 and 7 p.m. Saturday.

Martin Steingesser's "The Thinking Heart: The Life & Loves of Etty Hillesum," performance in two voices with cello, Bates College (Schaeffer Theatre), Lewiston. Free. batestickets.com. 7:30 p.m. Jan. 10.

AUDITIONS

Musical "Ordinary Days," casting two men and two women; bring sheet music; City Theater, Biddeford. citytheater.org. 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

Musica de Filia All-Female Choirs, chamber choir auditions, Musica de Filia Studio, Portland. musicadefilia.com. 5:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday and Jan. 10.

Musica de Filia All-Female Choirs, women's choir auditions, Musica de Filia Studio, Portland. musicadefilia.com. 6 to 8 p.m. Monday.

Musica de Filia All-Female Choirs, lyric and concert choir auditions, Musica de Filia Studio, Portland. musicadefilia.com. 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Musica de Filia All-Female Choirs, apprentice choir auditions, Musica de Filia Studio, Portland. musicadefilia.com. 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.

• ART MUSEUMS

CONTINUING

Portland Museum of Art: "The Portland Society of Art and Winslow Homer in Maine," 50 watercolors and drawings examine the relationship between Homer, architect John Calvin Stevens and the Portland Society of Art, through Feb. 3; "Between Past and Present: The Homer Studio Photographic Project," contemporary photography made with a variety of historic processes, through Feb. 17. portlandmuseum.org

Maine Historical Society Museum/Longfellow House, Portland: "Wired!" explores the electrification of Maine during the 20th century, through May 26. mainehistory.org

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