Thursday, April 24, 2014
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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
Rodgers and Hammerstein's "Oklahoma!", classic musical presented by the Gorham High School Theatre Program, McCormack Performing Arts Center (Gorham High School). $10; $6 for students and seniors. 839-5754. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2:30 p.m. Sunday.
Victor Hugo's "Les Miserables," adapted and directed by Al Miller, The Theater Project, Brunswick. $12. theaterproject.com. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.
"A Child's Guide to Innocence," drama about three generations of Italian-American women presented by Snowlion Repertory Company, University of New England (Ludcke Auditorium), Portland. $20; $18 for seniors and students. snowlionrep.org. 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.
"The Vagina Monologues," Eve Ensler comedy about women presented by the York County Community Members; benefits Caring Unlimited; Kennebunk Town Hall. $15. 490-3227. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
"Mrs. Packard," Gaslight Theater production of a true story of a woman struggling to right a system gone wrong, Gaslight Theater at Hallowell City Hall. $12; $10 for seniors and students. gaslighttheater.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. March 28. Through March 30.
"Noises Off," Tony Award-winning comedy, Portland Players, South Portland. $20; $18 for seniors; $15 for students. portlandplayers.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Through April 7.
"Play Me a Story," interactive theater performance and workshop for ages 4 to 10, Portland Stage Company. $15. portlandstage.org. "Playdate Frenzy," 10:30 a.m. Saturday.
"Annie Jr.," musical presented by the Fiddlehead Art & Science Center, Gray-New Gloucester High School, Gray. $9; $6 for children under 18. fiddleheadcenter.org. 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.
"Tales From Anansi," Acorn Fairy Tale Players present Michael Levine's adaptation of well-known West African and Caribbean folktales, Acorn Studio Theater, Westbrook. $6; $4 for ages 12 and under. acorn-productions.org. 11 a.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday. Through April 7.
"Love/Sick," world premiere of romantic comedy by Maine playwright John Cariani, Portland Stage Company. $34; $30 for seniors; $20 for students. portlandstage.org. Previews 7:30 p.m. Tuesday to March 28; opens March 29. Through April 21.
Eve Ensler's "I Am An Emotional Creature: The Secret Life of Girls Around the World," staged student reading by Deer Isle-Stonington High School honors student Sasha Zembrusky, Stonington Opera House. Free. operahousearts.org. 7 p.m. Wednesday.
"The Poets and the Assassin," reflects on how Iranian women live contradictory lives in an intensely traditional and patriarchal society, Bowdoin College (Kresge Auditorium), Brunswick. Free. 725-3375. Performance and discussion, 7:30 p.m. March 28.
"The Spitfire Grill," musical, performance dates are in July, Northport Music Theater. northportmusictheater.com. 10 a.m. to noon Saturday.
"The Little Mermaid," roles for children ages 7 to 18, performance dates are May 31 to June 2, Waldo Theatre, Waldoboro. thewaldo.org. 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday; 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sunday.
"No Sex Please, We're British," Gaslight Theater production, roles for four women and seven men ages mid-20s to 50s, Hallowell City Hall. gaslighttheater.org. 6:30 p.m. Sunday and Monday.
"Gypsy," classic musical by Lake Region Community Theatre, many roles available, performance dates are June 21-23 and June 28-30 at Deertrees Theatre in Harrison; Stevens Brook Elementary School, Bridgton. lrctme.org. 10 a.m. Tuesday.
• ART MUSEUMS
"A Wondrous Journey: Jonathan Fisher and the Making of Scripture Animals," Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland. farnsworthmuseum.org. Opens Saturday. Through Jan. 5.
Per Kirkeby: Paintings and Sculpture, career retrospective, Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick. 725-3275. Opens Tuesday. Through July 14.
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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