July 11, 2013

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Dance rehearsal of 'Oasis' at Dance Place
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Nejla Yatkin and her NY2Dance company are the headliners Friday and Saturday at Schaeffer Theater at the Bates Dance Festival, which continues into August on the campus of Bates College in Lewiston.

Courtesy photo by Astrid Riecken/The Washington Times

DaPonte String Quartet: "Three by Three," string trios by Beethoven, Schubert and Dohnanyi, St. Columba's Episcopal Church, Boothbay Harbor. $25. DaPonte.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Bowdoin International Music Festival, People Plus concert, student musicians from around the world, Thornton Oaks, Brunswick. Free. 729-0757. 2 p.m. Thursday.

Bowdoin International Music Festival, Artists of Tomorrow concert, chamber music of all periods, Bowdoin College (Studzinski Recital Hall), Brunswick. $10. bowdoinfestival.org. 2 and 6:30 p.m. Thursday; 1 p.m. Friday; 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and July 18. Through Aug. 2.

2013 Chamber Music Festival, Bion Cram Library, Fryeburg. $15; $10 for seniors and students. imaifestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday to Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. Wednesday and July 18. Through July 20.

Bowdoin International Music Festival, Festival Fridays concert, music by Brahms, Schumann and Bottesini, Brunswick High School (Crooker Theatre), Brunswick. $40. bowdoinfestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday. Through Aug. 2.

Brian Cullen, classical guitar, songs by Bach and from Broadway, plus Spanish and Flamenco music, Marji Greenhut Sculpture Studio, Brunswick. Free. 725-8253. 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Cordis Quartet, contemporary chamber music, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. $16 in advance; $20 day of show. boothbayoperahouse.com. 8 p.m. Saturday.

2013 Kneisel Hall Chamber Music Festival, Program Four: works by Beethoven, Debussy, Carter and Rachmaninoff, Kneisel Hall, Blue Hill. $15 to $30. kneisel.org. 7:30 p.m. Saturday; 4 p.m. Monday. Through Aug. 25.

Bowdoin International Music Festival, Monday Sonatas concert, music by Bach, Tchaikovsky and Saint-Saens, Bowdoin College (Studzinski Recital Hall), Brunswick. $40. bowdoinfestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Monday. Through July 29.

Sebago-Long Lake Music Festival 2013, music of Beethoven and the Mendelssohn, Deertrees Theatre, Harrison. $25; free for ages 21 and under. sebagomusicfestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. Through Aug. 13.

Bowdoin International Music Festival, Wednesday Upbeat! concert, music by Stravinksy, Schumann and Bartok, Bowdoin College (Studzinski Recital Hall), Brunswick. $40. bowdoinfestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Through July 31.


Bates Dance Festival, Persian love story with dance, music, video and text by Nejla Yatkin and NY2 Dance, Bates College, Schaeffer Theatre, Lewiston. $12 to $25. batesdancefestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Divinity Dances, bellydancers from New England and Deb Rubin from Portland, Ore., Mayo Street Arts, Portland. $10 in advance; $12 day of show. mayostreetarts.org. 8 p.m. Saturday.

Bates Dance Festival, "Show & Tell" with Doug Varone and Dancers, Bates College (Schaeffer Theatre), Lewiston. Free. batesdancefestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Bates Dance Festival, new and revived masterworks by Doug Varone and Dancers, Bates College (Schaeffer Theatre), Lewiston. $12 to $25. batesdancefestival.org. 7:30 p.m. July 18.


"Young Frankenstein," musical comedy based on classic Mel Brooks film, Ogunquit Playhouse. $39 to $78. ogunquitplayhouse.org. 8 p.m. Wednesday; 2:30 and 8 p.m. Thursday; 8 p.m. Friday; 3:30 and 8:30 p.m. Saturday; 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday; 8 p.m. Tuesday; 2:30 and 8 p.m. Wednesday; 8 p.m. July 18. Through July 27.

"The Sound of Music," classic musical, 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. July 18.

"Spamalot," musical comedy based on "Monty Python and the Holy Grail," Boothbay Playhouse. $23; $19 for ages 17 and under. boothbayplayhouse.com. 8 p.m. Thursday to Saturday.

"Les Miserables," Broadway musical about early 19th-century Paris, Maine State Music Theatre, Brunswick. $52, $59. msmt.org. 2 and 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

"Chicago," musical set in the Roaring '20s, Arundel Barn Playhouse. $32 to $39. arundelbarnplayhouse.com. 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.

Disney's "Mulan Jr.," Midcoast Youth Theater production, Orion Performing Arts Center, Topsham. $10; $8 for seniors and students. 751-2619. 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 2 p.m. Saturday.

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