May 16, 2013

Art and Theater Listings

Classical music, theater, auditions, art museums and galleries

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Rob McFadyen as Hamlet in the David Davalos comedy “Wittenberg,” which concludes its run at Portland Stage Co. this weekend.

Aaron Flacke photo courtesy of Portland Stage Co.

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“Chesuncook Lake” by Philip Barter, from the exhibition of his work continuing through June at Gleason Fine Art in Portland.

Courtesy of Gleason Fine Art

"Sculpture for the Home and Garden," sculpture by 30 artists curated by June LaCombe, Hawk Ridge Farm, Pownal. Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday. Through June 30.

"Dirigo," works by 18 artists who embody Maine's motto "I Lead" ("Women Pioneers III" exhibition), University of New England (Art Gallery), Portland. Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Lucinda Bliss and John Jennison, Aucocisco Galleries, Portland. Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. May 23. Through May 25.

"Shades of Summer," group show, Old Post Office Gallery, Georgetown. 449-8215. Opens May 23. Through July 14.


Portland Public Library: "The Sea Within Us: Iconically Maritime in Fashion and Design," presented by Maine Maritime Museum, through June 14.

Portland City Hall: Portland Public Schools art show, through Thursday.

University of Southern Maine (Osher Map Library), Portland: "Torn in Two: 150th Anniversary of the Civil War," traveling exhibition, through Aug. 22.

PhoPa Gallery, Portland: Siri Beckman, "Printmakers in Conversation," through June 8. 317-6721.

Green Hand Bookshop, Portland: Elise Smorczewski, "Flights of Fancy," new paintings of fancifully feathered birds, through May 31. 253-6808.

Space Gallery, Portland: "Surface Tension," work by current and former employees of Designtex, through May 24; Sophia Narrett, "I Was Dreaming This," paintings and embroideries, through June 21.

Coleman Burke Gallery at Port City Music Hall, Portland: Ben Potter, "Heavy," plywood sculpture, through May 31.

Meg Perry Center, Portland: "Humor from My Pen," political cartoons by Cuban Five prisoner Gerardo Hernandez, through May 25. 619-1564.

Constellation Gallery, Portland: Ann Tracy, "Viva Cuba," portraits and street photography of Havana and Vinales, through May 24; MAC (Maine Artists Collective) Windows, sculpture, assemblage, watercolors, photography and more, through May 28.

3Fish Gallery, Portland: Jack Sell, "Beyond Pollack," experiments in abstract construction, through May 31.

Sanctuary Tattoo and Art Gallery, Portland: Alexander Kreher, "Under Your Skin," photography portraits of tattooed individuals, through July 5.

Gleason Fine Art, Portland: Philip Barter, "New Work," oil paintings and constructions in wood, and "Clarence K. Chatterton (1880 to 1973): An Artist's Artist," through June 29. 699-5599.

Greenhut Galleries, Portland: Colin Page, "Spatial Perception," paintings, through June 1.

Rose Contemporary, Portland: SMCC faculty exhibition, through June 15.

Maine College of Art (Institute of Contemporary Art), Portland: "2013 MFA Thesis Exhibition," works by students graduating with master of fine arts degrees in studio art, through June 2.

Loyola Hall, Cheverus High School, Portland: Student art show, through Saturday. 774-6238, Ext. 25.

University of New England (Art Gallery), Portland:

University of Southern Maine (Glickman Library), Portland:

Macpage LLC, South Portland: "Still-Life and Objects," more than 50 paintings, photographs and sculptures by Maine artists, through Aug. 30. 523-3381.

Richard Boyd Gallery, Peaks Island: "It's Not So Black and White III," multimedia exhibit using various shades of black and white, through May 31.

Elizabeth Moss Galleries, Falmouth: Diane Bowie Zaitlin, "Eloquent Silence," and Annette Kearney, "Take Flight," through June 1; Rick Green, "Topographical Landscapes," encaustic paintings, through July 11.

Merrill Memorial Library, Yarmouth: "Ekphrasis: Poems Speaking to Silent Works of Art," through May 25.

Yarmouth Frame Shop and Gallery: "Resilient Spring," art by Sukie Curtis, Marcia Feller, Anne Macleod, Chris Nielsen and Bill Tomsa, through May 30. 846-7777.

Thos. Showroom, Freeport: Maine College of Art alumni show, through July 8.

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