July 17, 2013

Art and Theater Listings

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

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Doug Varone and Dancers return to the Bates Dance Festival on Thursday and Saturday.

Photo by Cylla von Tiedemann

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“Shrek: The Musical” is on stage at the Arundel Barn Playhouse through Aug. 3.

Dick Morin photo

Bates Dance Festival, "Show and Tell:" Bebe Miller Company, Bates College, Schaeffer Theatre, Lewiston. Free. batesdancefestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

• THEATER

"Young Frankenstein," musical comedy based on classic Mel Brooks film, Ogunquit Playhouse. $39 to $78. ogunquitplayhouse.org. 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 8:30 p.m. Saturday 2 p.m. Sunday, 8 p.m. Tuesday, 2:30 and 8 p.m. Wednesday and July 25. Through July 27.

"The Sound of Music," classic musical, Hackmatack Playhouse, Berwick. $25; $23 for seniors ($20 on Thursdays); $10 for students under age 20. hackmatack.org. 2 and 8 p.m. Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m. July 25.

"The 39 Steps," fast-paced comedic sendup and homage to thrillers and film noire, based on the classic Hitchcock film, Freeport Performing Arts Center. $10 advance-$15 day of show. fcponline.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursda.

"The Music Man," musical, Schoolhouse Arts Center, Standish, $18, $16 seniors and students. schoolhousearts.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 7:30 p.m. Friday, and Saturday, 5 p.m. Sunday,, 7:30 p.m. July 25. Through Aug. 4.

The Originals Present "Adrift in Macao," parody of film noir movies, Saco River Theatre, Buxton. $22, $20 seniors and students, Thursdays are pay-what-you-can. sacorivertheatre.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Fenix Theatre Co. Presents Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet," Deering Oaks, Portland. Free. fenixtheatre.com. 6:30 p.m. Thursday, 6:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday and July 25. Through Aug. 10.

"Gypsy," musical, Maine State Music Theatre, Brunswick. $43 to $51. msmt.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Friday, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Sunday and Tuesday, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, 2 and 7:30 p.m. July 25. Through Aug. 3.

"Shrek: The Musical," New England premiere of comedy based on animated film, Arundel Barn Playhouse. $32 to $39. arundelbarnplayhouse.com. 8 p.m. Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Tuesday, 2 and 8 p.m. Wednesday, 8 p.m. July 25. Through Aug. 3.

Theater at Monmouth Presents Thornton Wilder's "Our Town," Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, Cumston Hall, Monmouth, $10 to $30. theateratmonmouth.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 7:30 p.m. Friday, 1 p.m. Sunday, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Through Aug. 17.

"The 39 Steps," fast-paced comedic sendup and homage to thrillers and film noire, based on the classic Hitchcock film, Freeport Performing Arts Center. $10 advance; $15 day of show. fcponline.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday. Through Aug. 4.

Patrick Dorow Productions Presents "The Rocky Horror Show," campy musical, Maine Street, Ogunquit. $25, 21-plus. patrickdorowproductions.com. 11:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Through Aug. 23.

"Spitfire Grill," musical drama, Northport Music Theater, Northport. $20 to $25. northportmusictheater.com. 7:30 p.m. Friday.

"9 to 5: The Musical," musical comedy based on the classic hit movie, City Theater, Biddeford. $20. citytheater.org. 8 p.m. Friday, 8 p.m. Saturday. Through Aug. 4.

The Originals Present "Adrift in Macao," parody of film noir movies, Saco River Theatre, Buxton, $22, $20 seniors and students, Thursdays are pay-what-you-can. sacorivertheatre.org. 7:30 p.m. Frida and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, 7:30 p.m. July 25. Through July 27.

Heartwood Theater Presents "The Legend of Jim Cullen," original production with music based on a legend from Northern Maine, set in 1873, Lincoln Academy, Parker B. Poe Theater, Newcastle. $20, $12 students. heartwoodtheater.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday, 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Through Aug. 3.

Theater at Monmouth Presents "The Velveteen Rabbit," family show, Cumston Hall, Monmouth. $15, $10 students. theateratmonmouth.org. 1 p.m. Saturday. Through Aug. 15.

Theater at Monmouth Presents "The Knight of the Burning Pestle," comedy, Cumston Hall, Monmouth, $10 to $30, $25 seniors, $20 students. theateratmonmouth.org. 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Through Aug. 16.

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