August 14, 2013

Art and Theater Listings

Classical music, dance, theater, art museums and galleries

(Continued from page 1)

click image to enlarge

“Underhill #2,” acrylic by Irma Cerese from “Suggestion: Landscape,” an exhibition of her work continuing through Sept. 22 at Landing Gallery in Rockland.

Courtesy photo

click image to enlarge

“Game,” oil on panel by super-realist Italian painter Laura Bianchi, from the exhibition of her work continuing through Sept. 1 at Goobies in Boothbay Harbor.

Courtesy photo

Monty Python's "Spamalot," musical comedy based on classic 1974 film, Community Little Theatre, Auburn. $18; $15 for seniors; $10 for ages 12 and under. 7:30 p.m. Thursday to Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.

"The Fantastiks," musical, Boothbay Playhouse. $23; $19 for ages 17 and under. 8 p.m. Thursday to Saturday, Wednesday and Aug. 22; 4 p.m. Sunday. Through Aug. 24.

"RENT," award-winning musical with adult themes and language, Waldo Theatre, Waldoboro. $15; $10 for seniors and students; children under 16 must be accompanied by adult. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Through Sept. 21.

"The Knight of the Burning Pestle," comedy presented by Theater at Monmouth, Cumston Hall, Monmouth. $10 to $30; $25 for seniors; $20 for students. 7:30 p.m. Friday.

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

Thornton Wilder's "Our Town," Pulitzer Prize-winning drama presented by Theater at Monmouth, Cumston Hall, Monmouth. $10 to $30. 1 p.m. Friday; 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

"The Comedy of Errors," Shakespeare comedy, Schoolhouse Arts Center, Standish. $10; $8 for seniors and students. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.

"The Year of Magical Thinking," one-woman show presented by Theater at Monmouth, Cumston Hall, Monmouth. $20 to $30. 1 p.m. Saturday.

"The Terrible False Deception," four-act play looks at the endless possibilities in theater, Mayo Street Arts, Portland. $10. 8 p.m. Saturday.

"The Taming of the Shrew," Shakespeare comedy presented by Theater at Monmouth, Cumston Hall, Monmouth. $28 to $30; $25 for seniors; $20 for students. 1 p.m. Sunday.

"Menopause the Musical," award-winning musical comedy about women's issues, Merrill Auditorium, Portland. $37 to $52. 3 p.m. Sunday.

"Six Months for Six Weeks," the story of two twenty-something men in Portland set against 2009's "Question 1" same-sex marriage debate, Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta. $15. 7:30 p.m. Monday.

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

"Midsummer Merriment: A Sumptuous Feast of Verse," Naked Shakespeare Company performances comprised of comic scenes and speeches from Shakespeare's plays, Thomas Memorial Library, Cape Elizabeth. Free. 7 p.m. Tuesday.

"Always... Patsy Cline," musical about the relationship between the country singer and a housewife, Arundel Barn Playhouse. $32 to $39. 8 p.m. Tuesday and Aug. 22; 2 and 8 p.m. Wednesday. Through Aug. 31.

"Driving Miss Daisy," dramedy about an African American chauffer and his elderly employer, Hackmatack Playhouse, Berwick. $25; $23 for seniors ($20 on Thursdays); $10 for students under age 20. 8 p.m. Wednesday; 2 and 8 p.m. Aug. 22. Through Aug. 30.



"Imago and Persona: Portraits from Antiquity," art from the ancient world, Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick. Opens Thursday. Ongoing.


Portland Museum of Art: "Shangaa: Art of Tanzania," first major exhibition in the U.S. to focus on the traditional arts of Tanzania, through Aug. 25; "A Taste for Modernism," 62 works from the William S. Paley Collection at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, through Sept. 8.

Maine Historical Society/Longfellow House, Portland: "Patriotic Imagery," Union patriotic imagery from the Civil War, through Aug. 26; "This Rebellion: Maine and the Civil War," photographs, letters, maps, artifacts and memorabilia, through May 26.

(Continued on page 3)

Were you interviewed for this story? If so, please fill out our accuracy form

Send question/comment to the editors

Further Discussion

Here at we value our readers and are committed to growing our community by encouraging you to add to the discussion. To ensure conscientious dialogue we have implemented a strict no-bullying policy. To participate, you must follow our Terms of Use.

Questions about the article? Add them below and we’ll try to answer them or do a follow-up post as soon as we can. Technical problems? Email them to us with an exact description of the problem. Make sure to include:
  • Type of computer or mobile device your are using
  • Exact operating system and browser you are viewing the site on (TIP: You can easily determine your operating system here.)