April 24, 2013

Art and Theater Listings

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

• CLASSICAL MUSIC

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“The Hunter” is among the N.C. Wyeth works that will be on view at the Farnsworth Art Museum in Rockland from Saturday until Dec. 29.

Collection of the Brandywine Museum

FRIDAY

UMF Concert Band, Merrill Hall/Nordica Auditorium, Farmington. $6; $5 for seniors; free for UMF students and children. 778-7072. 7:30 p.m.

Daniel Chong and Frank Glazer, violin and piano, Bates College (Olin Arts Center), Lewiston. $12. batestickets.com. 7:30 p.m.

SATURDAY

"Southern Maine Symphony Orchestra Goes Baroque," features string sections with music from the Baroque period, University of Southern Maine (Corthell Concert Hall), Gorham. $6; $3 for students, seniors and USM employees and alumni. usm.maine.edu/music/boxoffice. 2 p.m.

Ani Kalayjian and Ilya Kazantsev, works for piano and cello by Faure, Saint-Saens and Rachmaninoff, Sanford-Springvale Historical Museum, Sanford. $15; free for ages 21 and under. 324-2797. 7:30 p.m.

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

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

Metropolitan Opera Live in HD, live broadcast of Handel's "Giulio Cesare," Strand Theatre, Rockland. $27; $15 for students. rocklandstrand.com. Noon.

Metropolitan Opera Live in HD, live broadcast of Handel's "Giulio Cesare," Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta. $24; $22 for seniors; $5 for ages 18 and under. atthelincoln.org. Noon.

Portland Symphony Orchestra: "POPS! Totally Awesome '80s," guest vocalists Tony Vincent and Sarah Uriarte Berry join the PSO for re-workings of '80s pop hits, Merrill Auditorium, Portland. $26 to $71. porttix.com. 7:30 p.m. Saturday; 2:30 p.m. Sunday.

SUNDAY

UMF Chorus, Merrill Hall/Nordica Auditorium, Farmington. $8; $6 for seniors; free for UMF students and children. 778-7072. 3 p.m.

Albert Melton and Randall Mullin, music for solo organ and duet, Cathedral Church of St. Luke, Portland. Free/donation. 772-5434. 3 p.m.

MAY 2

Imani Winds, wind quartet presented by Portland Ovations, Hannaford Hall, University of Southern Maine, Portland. $42, $46; $10 for students (limited). portlandovations.org. Pre-performance lecture at 6:30 p.m.; concert at 7:30 p.m.

Bowdoin College Chorus and Mozart Mentors Orchestra, Bowdoin College (Studzinski Recital Hall), Brunswick. Free. 798-4141. 7:30 p.m.

• DANCE

"The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace," collaboration by Choral Art Society and Portland Ballet Company, Merrill Auditorium, Portland. $19 to $59. porttix.com. 8 p.m. Friday.

"Elemental," contemporary dance presented by Androscoggin Dance, Franco-American Heritage Center, Lewiston. $15; $12 for seniors ages 65 and older and students; $8 for ages 12 and under. francocenter.org. 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

• THEATER

"Swimming in the Shallows," award-winning comedy presented by Dramatic Repertory Company, Portland Stage Company (Studio Theater). $10 to $35. dramaticrep.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday to Sunday.

Twelfth Annual Playwrights Festival, featuring 18 playwrights and 23 world premiere scripts, presented by Acorn Productions, St. Lawrence Arts Center, Portland. $10 to $15; multi-day passes available. acorn-productions.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 4 and 8 p.m. Saturday; 5 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. May 2. Through May 5.

"Maiden's Progeny: An Afternoon with Mary Cassatt, 1906," play about artist Mary Cassatt in Paris presented by The Originals, Saco River Theatre, Buxton, $20; $18 for students and seniors; pay-what-you-can on Thursday. 7:30 p.m. Thursday to Saturday.

"Orlando," Sarah Ruhl's adaptation of Virginia Woolf's gender-bending satire presented by the USM Department of Theatre, University of Southern Maine (Russell Hall), Gorham. $15; $11 for seniors; $8 for students. usm.maine.edu/theatre. 7:30 p.m. Thursday to Saturday; 5 p.m. Sunday.

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