Allen stands up and tells his story

“BLUEBERRIES BROADWAY & BRIAN” offers an evening of stories about theater director Brian Allen’s early years in the blueberry industry of Maine, his wacky family and his theatrical beginnings at Maine State Music Theatre. One part stand-up comedy and one part play, the show travels from small-town Maine to the lights of Broadway.

WHEN: 7:30 tonight and Friday; 3 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday

WHERE: St. Lawrence Arts & Community Center, 76 Congress St., Portland

HOW MUCH: $18 and $20

INFO: 885-5883; www.goodtheater.com


Painter Page celebrates opening

MAINE PAINTER Colin Page celebrates the opening of an exhibition of new work with a reception from 5 to 8 tonight at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens in Boothbay. The exhibition is on view through Dec. 19 at Dowling Walsh Gallery in Rockport.

WHEN: Through Dec. 19

WHERE: Dowling Walsh Gallery, 357 Main St., Rockland


INFO: 596-0084; www.dowlingwalsh.com


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