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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"The Music Man," classic musical, Schoolhouse Arts Center, Standish. $18; $16 for seniors and students. schoolhousearts.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday to Saturday and Aug. 1; 5 p.m. Sunday.

"The Legend of Jim Cullen," original production by Heartwood Theater based on a legend from northern Maine set in 1873, Lincoln Academy (Parker B. Poe Theater), Newcastle. $20; $12 for students. heartwoodtheater.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday to Saturday. Shakespeare's

"Romeo and Juliet," Shakespeare in the Park presented by Fenix Theatre Co., Deering Oaks, Portland. Free. fenixtheatre.com. 6:30 p.m. Thursday to Saturday and Aug. 8. Through Aug. 10.

"Shrek the Musical," based on the hit animated movie, Arundel Barn Playhouse. $32, $39. arundelbarnplayhouse.com. 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday.

"Salamanticus," fantasy set in a strange realm of corrupt empires, giant insects, amazing contraptions and living statues presented by Ziggurat Theatre Ensemble, Bowdoinham Town Hall. $20; $15 for seniors and students; $10 for ages 12 and under. ziggurattheatre.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 1 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. Aug. 8. Through Aug. 11.

"The Taming of the Shrew," Shakespeare comedy presented by Theater at Monmouth, Cumston Hall, Monmouth. $28 to $30; $25 for seniors; $20 for students. theateratmonmouth.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Tuesday; 1 p.m. Saturday and Wednesday. In repertory through Aug. 18.

"The 39 Steps," fast-paced comedic send-up and homage to thrillers and film noir, Freeport Performing Arts Center. $10 in advance; $15 day of show. fcponline.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.

"The Rocky Horror Show," campy musical, MaineStreet, Ogunquit. $25; 21-plus. patrick dorowproductions.com. 11:30 p.m. Friday. Through Aug. 23.

"9 to 5: The Musical," comedy based on 1980 movie, City Theater, Biddeford. $20. citytheater.org. 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.

"Legally Blonde the Musical," comedy based on movie, Windham Center Stage Theatre. $12; $10 for seniors and students. windhamtheater.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday; 4 p.m. Sunday.

"A Midsummer Night's Dream," presented by Harborside Shakespeare Company, Mayo Street Arts, Portland. $12; $10 for seniors and students; $8 for ages 18 and under. mayostreetarts.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

"Miss Twiddle Meets an Angel" and "Not My Cup of Tea," comedies presented Harpswell Community Theater, Centennial Hall, Harpswell. $5. 833-6260. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.

Portland Playback Improv Theater, audience members give scenarios, theme is "Differences," Community Television Network (CTN), Portland. $7/donation. portlandplayback.com. 7:30 Friday.

"Twelfth Night," presented by Bath Shakespeare Festival, Bath Library Park. $15; $10 for seniors and students; $5 for children under 12. bathshakespeare.org. 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Thornton Wilder's "Our Town," Pulitzer Prize-winning drama presented by Theater at Monmouth, Cumston Hall, Monmouth. $10 to $30. theateratmonmouth.org. 7 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. In repertory through Aug. 17.

"Year of Magical Thinking," one-woman show presented by Theater at Monmouth, Cumston Hall, Monmouth. $20 to $30. theateratmonmouth.org. 1 p.m. Sunday. In repertory through Aug. 17.

"Who?" one-man murder mystery, Clay Hill Farm Restaurant, Cape Neddick. $15 with a la carte menu. clayhillfarm.com. Doors at 5:30 p.m. Monday; 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. Through Aug. 28.

"All Shook Up," high-energy jukebox musical with many Elvis Presley favorites, Arundel Barn Playhouse. $32, $39. arundelbarnplayhouse .com. 8 p.m. Tuesday and Aug. 8; 2 and 8 p.m. Wednesday. Through Aug. 17.

"Mary Poppins," Maine State Music Theatre musical based on classic Disney film, Bowdoin College (Pickard Theater), Brunswick. $36 to $52. msmt.org. 2 and 7:30 p.m. Wednesday; 7:30 p.m. Aug. 8. Through Aug. 24.

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