Saturday, March 8, 2014
• CLASSICAL MUSIC
Abigail Killeen and Torsten Hillhouse in Portland Stage Company’s “Love/Sick.” The world premiere of John Cariani’s play opens with previews Tuesday.
Aaron Flacke photo courtesy of Portland Stage Company
Janet Mitchko as photojournalist Sarah Goodwin in “Time Stands Still.” The Public Theatre production concludes its run with shows Thursday through Sunday in Lewiston.
Courtesy of The Public Theatre
Chamber Music Awards Concert, student chamber music ensembles, University of Southern Maine (Corthell Concert Hall), Gorham. Free. usm.maine.edu/music/boxoffice. 7:30 p.m.
Portland Conservatory of Music Noonday Concert, with Ocy Downs Piano Prize winner Amanda Raymond, First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, Portland. Free. 775-3356. 12:15 p.m.
Midcoast Symphony Orchestra, works by Brahms, Britten and Tchaikovsky with guest conductor Hiroya Miura, Franco-American Heritage Center, Lewiston. $18; free for ages 18 and under. midcoastsymphony.org. 7:30 p.m.
Portland String Quartet, with the Spelaeus Quartet, featuring Gershwin's "Lullaby for String Quartet," Woodfords Congregational Church, Portland. $22; $20 for seniors; free for ages 21 and under. larksociety.org. Pre-concert talk at 1 p.m.; concert at 2 p.m.
Gamelan Music, MIT ensemble Gamelan Galak Tika joins the Bates Gamelan Orchestra, Olin Concert Hall, Lewiston. Free; tickets required. 786-6135. 3 p.m.
Midcoast Symphony Orchestra, works by Brahms, Britten and Tchaikovsky with guest conductor Hiroya Miura, Orion Performing Arts Center, Topsham. $18; free for ages 18 and under. midcoastsymphony.org. 2:30 p.m.
Decompression Chamber Music Series, "Devil and Angel": Beethoven Op. 74, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $12 in advance; $15 at door. onelongfellowsquare.com. 6 p.m.
Metropolitan Opera Live in HD, Zandonai's "Francesca Da Rimini," encore screening, Strand Theatre, Rockland. $23 to $27; $15 for students. rocklandstrand.com. Noon.
Fortepianist David Hyun-su Kim, works by Mozart, Haydn and Beethoven, Bowdoin College (Studzinski Recital Hall), Brunswick. Free. 798-4141. 7:30 p.m.
Portland Conservatory of Music Noonday Concert, with the Aspiring Artists Chamber Group, First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, Portland. Free. 775-3356. 12:15 p.m.
Joffrey Ballet, "Rite of Spring" paired with contemporary work, presented by Portland Ovations, Merrill Auditorium, Portland. $51 to $66. porttix.com. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.
Amy Herzog's "4000 Miles," Good Theater production examines how two outsiders -- an elderly woman and her grandson -- find their way in today's world, 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 March 28. Through March 30.
"The Swaggering Damsel," Robert Chamberlain's 17th-century comic masterpiece of cross-dressed disguise and same-sex marriage, Bates College (Gannett Theater), Lewiston. Free; reservations advised. 786-6161. 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
"A Couple of Blaguards," comedy presented by AIRE (American Irish Repertory Ensemble), Portland Stage Company Studio Theater. $10 to $20. airetheater.com. 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 8 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. Wednesday and March 28. Through April 7.
"Time Stands Still," explores the romantic and professional relationship of a photojournalist and a war correspondent, The Public Theatre, Lewiston. $18; $5 for ages 18 and under; buy one, get one free for Thursday night or Saturday matinee. thepublictheatre.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.
"Wit," one-act Pulitzer Prize-winning play presented by Penobscot Theatre Company, Bangor Opera House. $22 to $26. penobscottheatre.org. 7 p.m. Thursday; 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 7 p.m. Wednesday and March 28. Through March 31.
"Incognito," murder-mystery set in 1941 prior to the U.S. entering WWII, presented by Greely High School Drama, Greely High School, Cumberland Center. $7; $5 for seniors and students; dinner theater: $15; $12 for seniors and students (reservations required). greelydramaboosters.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 6 p.m. Saturday (dinner theater).
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Riqui Tang as Amanda and Erik Moody as Leo in the Good Theater production of Anne Herzog’s “4000 Miles,” which continues its run through March 30 at the St. Lawrence Arts Center in Portland.
Courtesy of Good Theater
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“Untitled, Chicago,” ultrafine archival ink print by Ilya Askinazi, from the exhibition of his new work continuing through April 20 at Elizabeth Moss Galleries in Falmouth. Photographic images by Brenton Hamilton also are on view.
Courtesy of Elizabeth Moss Galleries