July 31, 2013

Art and Theater Listings

Classical music, dance, theater, art museums and galleries


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Maine Pro Musica, directed by Janna Hymes, will perform at the Opera House at Boothbay Harbor on Wednesday.

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Daniel Mahler portrays Oberon in the Harborside Shakespeare Company production of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at Mayo Street Arts in Portland Friday and Saturday.

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VentiCordi Chamber Music, Concert II: Music for winds and strings, South Congregational Church, Kennebunkport. $20; $15 for seniors; $5 for ages 18 and under. venticordi.com. 7:30 p.m. Through Aug. 15. Bowdoin International Music Festival, Artists of Tomorrow Concert, chamber music of all periods, Bowdoin College (Studzinski Recital Hall), Brunswick. $10. bowdoinfestival.org. 1 and 6:30 p.m. Thursday; 12:30 p.m. Friday.


2013 Kneisel Hall Chamber Music Festival, Program Seven: Works by Janacek, Bartok and Brahms, Kneisel Hall, Blue Hill. $15 to $30. kneisel.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday; 4 p.m. Sunday. Through Aug. 25.

Bowdoin International Music Festival, Festival Fridays concert, music by Bach, Beethoven and Tchaikovsky, Brunswick High School (Crooker Theatre), Brunswick. $40. bowdoinfestival.org. 7:30 p.m.

VentiCordi Chamber Music, 19th- and 20th-century works, Sanford-Springvale Historical Museum, Sanford. $15; free for ages 21 and under. 324-2797. 7:30 p.m. Through Aug. 15.


Sebago-Long Lake Music Festival 2013, Kreutzer Sonata, Chebeague United Methodist Church. Free/donation. sebagomusicfestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Sunday and Tuesday. Through Aug. 13.


Salt Bay Chamberfest, soprano Ilana Davidson sings Schubert's "Shepherd on the Rock" plus Swedish folk music, Darrows Barn at Round Top Farm, Damariscotta. $30; $5 for students. saltbaychamberfest.org.7:30 p.m. Through Aug. 17.


Maine Pro Musica, works by Copeland, Bach, DeBussy, Ibert and Bartok, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. $20 in advance; $25 day of show; $10 for those under 18. boothbayoperahouse.com. 7:30 p.m.

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Pollock String Quartet, Camden Amphitheatre. Free. 236-3440. 7 p.m.


Bates Dance Festival, Brigman l Packer Dance: "Voyeur," inspired by the paintings of Edward Hopper, Bates College (Schaeffer Theatre), Lewiston. $12 to $25. batesdancefestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Bates Dance Festival, "Moving in the Moment," improvisational dance and music by Nancy Stark Smith and others, Bates College (Alumni Gymnasium), Lewiston. Free. batesdancefestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Bates Dance Festival, "Different Voices," new works by international and emerging choreographers, Bates College (Schaeffer Theatre), Lewiston. $12 to $25. batesdancefestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Aug. 8.


"Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat," musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice starring Clay Aiken, Ogunquit Playhouse. $39 to $78. ogunquitplayhouse.org. 2:30 and 8 p.m. Thursday; 8 p.m. Friday; 3:30 and 8 p.m. Saturday; 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday; 8 p.m. Tuesday; 2:30 and 8 p.m. Wednesday and Aug. 8. Through Aug. 25.

"Gypsy," musical based on the life of stripper Gypsy Rose Lee presented by Maine State Music Theatre Company, Bowdoin College (Pickard Theater), Brunswick. $36 to $52. msmt.org. 2 and 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

Victor Hugo's "Les Miserables," musical spectacle, 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, Saturday and Wednesday; 2 and 8 p.m. Aug. 8. Through Aug. 17.

"The Velveteen Rabbit," family show presented by Theater at Monmouth, Cumston Hall, Monmouth. $15; $10 for students. theaterat monmouth.org. 1 p.m. Thursday, Tuesday and Aug. 8. Through Aug. 15.

"The Knight of the Burning Pestle," comedy presented by Theater at Monmouth, Cumston Hall, Monmouth. $10 to $30; $25 for seniors; $20 for students. theateratmonmouth.org. 7 p.m. Thursday and Saturday. In repertory through Aug. 16.

"Once on this Island," Caribbean celebration of music and dance, Boothbay Playhouse. $23; $19 for ages 17 and under. 633-3379. 8 p.m. Thursday to Saturday and Aug. 8. Through Aug. 10.

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