February 14, 2013

Art and Theater Listings

Classical music, theater, auditions, art museums and galleries


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Abigail Killeen and Paul Haley in a scene from Good Theater’s production of “Death by Design,” a “comedy with murder” continuing through Feb. 24 at the St. Lawrence Arts Center in Portland.

Courtesy of Good Theater

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Detail of “Map of the World” by Cynthia Davis, from “Standing Navigation on the End of a Needle,” her installation at the Coleman Burke Gallery in Brunswick, continuing through March 16.

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Portland Conservatory of Music Noonday Concert, with jazz pianist Tom Snow, First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, Portland. Free. 775-3356. 12:15 p.m. Thursday.

"The Art of Song in the Second Viennese School," with soprano Mary Sullivan and pianist George Lopez, Bowdoin College (Studzinski Recital Hall), Brunswick. Free. 798-4141. 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Tamara Poddubnaya, pianist performs works by Tchaikovsky, Scriabin and Rachmaninov, Franco-American Heritage Center, Lewiston. $16; $14 for seniors; free for students. francocenter.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Marc-Andre Hamelin, classical pianist and composer (rescheduled from Feb. 9), Merrill Auditorium, Portland. $52. porttix.com. 3 p.m. Saturday.

Metropolitan Opera Live in HD: "Rigoletto," live broadcast, Strand Theatre, Rockland. $23 to $27; $15 for students. rocklandstrand.com. 1 p.m. Saturday.

Metropolitan Opera Live in HD: "Rigoletto," live broadcast, Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center, Fryeburg. $26; $23 for seniors; $18 for students. fryeburgacademy.org/pac. 1 p.m. Saturday.

Portland Conservatory of Music Noonday Concert, with pianist Carol Elowe and oboeist Stephen Shiman, First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, Portland. Free. 775-3356. 12:15 p.m. Feb. 21.


"Greater Tuna," off-beat comedy set in Tuna, Texas, Portland Stage Company. $34 to $44; discounts available for seniors, students and groups of 10 or more. portlandstage.org. 2 and 7:30 p.m. Thursday; 7:30 p.m. Friday; 4 and 8 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.

"Death By Design," murderous comedy by Good Theater, St. Lawrence Arts Center, Portland. $15 to $25. goodtheater.com. 7 p.m. Thursday; 7:30 p.m. Friday; 3 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday; 7 p.m. Wednesday and Feb. 21. Through Feb. 24.

"Big Mouth Thunder Thighs," Bess Welden's solo vaudeville piece about body and food, Portland Stage Company Studio Theater. $12. portlandstage.org. 8 p.m. Thursday. Through March 9.

"The Sound of Music," classic musical, North Yarmouth Academy (Safford Center), Yarmouth. $6 in advance; $7 day of show. 846-9051. 6:30 p.m. Thursday; 7 p.m. Friday; 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

"Pinocchio," family play based on classic fairytale, A/D/A/M, Biddeford. $10 to $13. 809-5053. 7 p.m. Friday; 4 p.m. Saturday.

"Once Upon a Mattress: The True Story of the Princess and the Pea," Rodgers & Hammerstein musical, Lyric Music Theater, South Portland. $21.99. lyricmusictheater.org. 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Through March 2.

"Ordinary Days," new musical by Adam Gwon, City Theater, Biddeford. $20. 282-0489. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday. Through Feb. 24.

"Peter Pan," children's play, Children's Museum and Theatre of Maine, Portland. $8, $9. kitetails.org. 4 p.m. Friday; 1:30 and 4 p.m. Saturday; 4 p.m. Sunday; 11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. Wednesday and Feb. 21. Through March 2.

"If We Were Birds," award-winning drama presented by Lorem Ipsum Collective about war, violence and womanhood told through the lens of ancient Greek tragedy (contains nudity and depictions of sexual violence), Portland Stage Company Studio Theater. $12. portlandstage.org. 8 p.m. Friday and Feb. 21. Through March 9.

"For the Lulz," Horn & Ivory production about how computers and social media affect our lives, Portland Stage Company Studio Theater. $12. portlandstage.org. 8 p.m. Saturday and Wednesday. Through March 10.

Improvised Puppet Project: "Dead Presidents," comedic scenes for grown-ups created on the spot from audience suggestions, Acorn Studio Theater, Westbrook. $10. improvisedpuppetproject.com. 6 p.m. Sunday.


"The Vagina Monologues," roles for females identified as ages 16 years and older, performance dates are in April, First Universalist Church of Auburn. auburnuu.org. 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday; 6 to 7:30 p.m. Monday.

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From “Terrain Vague,” black-and-white photographs by Gary M. Green, continuing through May 3 at the University of Southern Maine’s Glickman Library in Portland.

Courtesy of Maine Museum of Photographic Arts


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