Kimberly Oppelt, mezzo-soprano, gWatson Gallery, Stonington. $15. 367-2900. 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Kotzschmar Scholarship Recipient Concert, all donations will go to the scholarship trust fund, Merrill Auditorium, Portland. Free/donation. foko.org. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Dave Robbins, classical pianist, Bangor Public Library. Free. 947-8336, Ext. 111. 7 p.m. Wednesday.


“Always Patsy Cline,” Sally Struthers and Carter Calvert star in a dramedy based on the true story of a friendship between a woman and the country music legend, Ogunquit Playhouse. ogunquitplayhouse.org. 2:30 and 8 p.m. today; 8 p.m. Friday; 3:30 and 8:30 p.m. Saturday.

“2 Pianos 4 Hands,” follows the dynamic and comical true journey of two piano players, Portland Stage Company. $40; $20 for students. portlandstage.org. 8 p.m. today and Friday; 4 and 8 p.m. Saturday; 4 p.m. Sunday; 8 p.m. Tuesday to June 21. Through July 1.

“Forever Plaid,” musical about a young vocal group that gets a second chance to perform after dying in an accident, Arundel Barn Playhouse. $30 to $41. arundelbarnplayhouse.com. 8 p.m. today; 2 and 8 p.m. Friday; 8 p.m. Saturday and Tuesday; 2 and 8 p.m. Wednesday; 8 p.m. June 21. Through June 23.

“A Chorus Line,” Tony Award-winning musical about actors auditioning for a chorus line presented by Maine State Music Theatre, Bowdoin College (Pickard Theater), Brunswick. $36 to $59. msmt.org. 2 and 7:30 p.m. today; 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday; 2 and 7:30 p.m. Tuesday; 7:30 p.m. Wednesday; 2 and 7:30 p.m. June 21. Through June 23.

“Boys Will Be Boys,” outrageous musical revue by New Edge Productions, Lucid Stage, Portland. $10 to $17. lucidstage.com. 8 p.m. today to Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.

Stratford Shakespeare Festival’s “The Tempest,” HD broadcast, Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta. $15; $5 for youths. atthelincoln.org. 7 p.m. today.

“Rumors,” Neil Simon play presented by Studio Theatre of Bath, Chocolate Church Arts Center, Bath. $13, $15. 442-8455. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.

Brent McCoy, one-man show of physical theater and comedy, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. $10 in advance; $12 day of show; $7 in advance for youths under age 18. boothbayoperahouse.com. 7:30 p.m. Friday.

“Burt and Me,” American love story musical, Hackmatack Playhouse, Berwick. $20 to $25; $10 for students. hackmatack.org. 8 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Wednesday; 2 and 8 p.m. June 21. Through June 30.

“Red Hiding Hoods,” students from Acorn Acting Academy present an original version of the fairytale, Acorn Studios, Westbrook. $6; $4 for children ages 12 and under. acorn-productions.org. 11 a.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.

Rodgers & Hammerstein’s “South Pacific,” classic musical about romance in the Pacific Theater during World War II, Ogunquit Playhouse. $29 to $74. ogunquitplayhouse.org. Previews at 8 p.m. Wednesday and 2:30 p.m. June 21; opens at 8 p.m. June 21. Through July 15.


Coastal Youth Orchestra, auditions for string students and advanced students who play the oboe, clarinet, trumpet and French horn, Mt. Ararat High School, Topsham. 729-5156. 5 p.m. today.

Miss Roxanne’s Summer Drag Show, bring music and photos and be prepared to perform a drag number, show date is July 14; First Universalist Church, Auburn. 783-0461. 6 to 7:30 p.m. Monday.



“The Draw of the Normandy Coast, 1860-1960,” more than 40 works of famous European and American art, including works by Monet, Matisse, Whistler and Picasso, Portland Museum of Art. portlandmuseum.org. Opens today. Through Aug. 13.

“Impressionist Summers: Frank W. Benson’s North Haven,” paintings, lithographs and etchings, Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland. farnsworthmuseum.org. Opens Sunday. Through Oct. 21.

“Painted Details: Artists Interpret Kennebunk’s Historic Architecture,” Brick Store Museum, Kennebunk. 985-4802. Opens Wednesday. Through Sept. 8.

“The Art of Will Barnet,” abstract paintings, Ogunquit Museum of American Art. ogunquitmuseum.org. Opens June 21. Through Aug. 12.

Peggy Bacon: “Life in Art,” paintings and prints of Ogunquit, Ogunquit Museum of American Art. ogunquitmuseum.org. Opens June 21. Through Sept. 2.


Portland Museum of Art: Tanja Alexia Hollander: “Are You Really My Friend?” photographs of Facebook friends, through Sunday; “From Portland to Paris: Mildred Burrage’s Years in France,” more than 70 paintings, drawings and letters, through July 15. portlandmuseum.org

Maine Historical Society Museum/Longfellow House, Portland: “Downtown Portland, Circa 1912,” historic photos, through June 30; “Wired!”, explores the electrification of Maine during the 20th century, through May 26, 2013. mainehistory.org

Maine Jewish Museum, Portland: “Pathways to Contemporary Art: Paintings from Temple Beth-El Art Exhibitions 1962-1973,” through July 6. treeoflifemuseum.org

Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland: “Stories of the Land and Its People,” work of more than 140 students who participated in a year-long collaboration between the Farnsworth and four public schools, through Aug. 12; “The Homestead Project: A Residence Reimagined,” architectural designs, through Sept. 23; Andrew Wyeth: “Summers in Port Clyde,” watercolors from 1930s and ’40s, through Nov. 4; “Jamie Wyeth, Rockwell Kent and Monhegan,” paintings, through Dec. 30. farnsworthmuseum.org

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick: “Building a College Collection: Select Recent Acquisitions” and “Telephones,” seven-minute compilation of Hollywood film clips, through June 24; Lesley Vance, paintings, and Marvin Bileck and Emily Nelligan: “On Great Cranberry Island,” charcoal drawings and etchings, through July 1. bowdoin.edu

Maine Maritime Museum, Bath: “Subdue, Seize and Take: Maritime Maine in the Unwelcome Interruption of the War of 1812,” examines the maritime world of pre-statehood Maine; through Oct. 12. mainemaritimemuseum.org

Dyer Library/Saco Museum: Bethany Haeseler, sculpture, through June 30. dyerlibrarysacomuseum.org

Sanford-Springvale Historical Museum, Sanford: “Elements of Expression,” art and design of Elwyn George Gowen (1895-1954), through July 21. sanfordhistory.org

Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville: “Rediscoveries 2: New Perspectives on the Permanent Collection,” through June 24. colby.edu

Ogunquit Museum of American Art: “Light, Motion, Sound 2012,” collaborative exhibition with the Maine Museum of Photographic Arts, through Sunday; “Building an American Modernist Collection,” highlights from the permanent collection, and Henry Strater: “Art of the Portrait,” collection of portraits, through Oct. 31. ogunquitmuseum.org

Brick Store Museum, Kennebunk: “Barry: The Art Exhibition,” paintings, drawings and sculptures by Edith Barry, through Sept. 15. 985-4802.

Maine State Museum, Augusta: “Malaga Island, Fragmented Lives,” historic photographs, documents, artifacts and first-person accounts, through May 2013. mainestatemuseum.org

Abbe Museum, Bar Harbor: 2012 Waponahki Student Art Show, through Oct. 22; “Indians and Rusticators” and “Transcending Traditions: The Next Generation and Maine Indian Basketry,” through Dec. 29. abbemuseum.org

Penobscot Marine Museum, Searsport: “Summer Folk: The Tourists of Penobscot Bay,” photos, memorabilia and artifacts; and “The Art of the Sea Battle,” celebrating the 200th anniversary of the War of 1812, through Oct. 21. penobscotmarinemuseum.org

Bates College Museum of Art, Lewiston: “Starstruck: The Fine Art of Astrophotography,” featuring 106 images by artists from 11 countries across five continents, through Dec. 15. bates.edu/museum/exhibitions



“View From the Window,” multiple artist show, Maine Art Gallery, Wiscasset. maineartgallery.com. Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. today.

“Streams, Stones and Frozen Fire,” pottery by Nancy Meader and drawings by Abbott Meader, Harlow Gallery, Hallowell. harlowgallery.org. Opening reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through June 29.

“Variations 5: An Exhibition of Art, Bodies of Text and Perspectives,” Circling the Square Fine Art Press Gallery, Gardiner. theartdogs.com. Artists’ reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Friday. Through July 7.

The Curator’s Invitation: Gloria Limoges and Anson Holzer, Lyceum Gallery, Lewiston. 576-4805. Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Friday. Through July 13.

Photographer Daniel E. Davis: “Here and There,” Glickman Library, University of Southern Maine, Portland. usm.maine.edu. Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. today. Through Aug. 19.

Bath Art Walk and Drive, various locations, Bath. 522-1018. 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.

“New Work,” painters June Grey, Alison Rector and Stephanie Bartron-Miscione plus sculptor Stephen Porter, Courthouse Gallery Fine Art, Ellsworth. courthousegallery.com. Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday. Through July 15.

Paul Hannon: “Luminous Landscapes,” Courthouse Gallery Fine Art, Ellsworth. courthousegallery.com. Artist reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday. Through July 15.


June Fitzpatrick Gallery at MECA, Portland: “New Works,” furniture and sculpture by Matt Hutton, Jamie Johnston and Adam John Manley, through June 23. 699-5083.

Rose Contemporary, Portland: “Then & Now,” alumni and student work from Maine College of Art, through June 29. 780-0700.

Coleman Burke Gallery at Port City Music Hall, Portland: James Marshall, “Continuance,” sculpture, through June 25. colemanburke.com.

University of New England (Art Gallery), Portland: “Lullaby for Maine,” artists’ books by Rebecca Goodale, through Saturday. une.edu/artgallery

Green Hand Bookshop, Portland: “SALAD,” artwork by Loren Leahy, through June 30. 253-6808.

Maine Potters Market, Portland: “Garden Party: Essential Tableware for Summer Dining,” tableware by potter Betsy Levine of Prescott Hill Pottery, through July 1. mainepottersmarket.com

Harmons & Bartons Gallery, Portland: Monochromatic photographs by Steve Langerman, through June 30. harmonsbartons.com

Daunis Fine Jewelry, Portland: “Paint and Mud” by Portland artist Margaret Ryan, through June 29. 773-6011.

3Fish Gallery, Portland: “My City By the Sea,” recent paintings by Claudia Hughes, through July 14. 3fishgallery.com

Gleason Fine Art, Portland: Tim Christensen, “Animals,” drawings on porcelain, through July 28. 699-5599.

Space Gallery, Portland: Crank Sturgeon, “Eyes Used for Tooth Support,” multi-media art experience, through June 22. space538.org

Addison Woolley Gallery, Portland: “Are We Not Men: Study for a Frieze, Silhouettes” by Todd Watts, and “Figuration” by Jeanne O’Toole Hayman, through June 30. addisonwoolley.com

Greenhut Galleries, Portland: Sandra Quinn: “Time,” through June 30. greenhutgalleries.com

Cafe Cambridge, South Portland: Christian Farnsworth, photography, through June 30. 899-1884.

South Portland Library: “The Old West,” Portland Camera Club exhibit, through Monday. southportlandlibrary.com

Richard Boyd Gallery, Peaks Island: “It’s Not So Black and White,” multi-media exhibit, through June 30. richardboydpottery.com

Falmouth Memorial Library: “Anne’s Garden,” paintings by Anne Thompson Schutz, through Wednesday. falmouthmemoriallibrary.org

Elizabeth Moss Gallery, Falmouth: Richard Keen, “Sea Algorithms,” through Sunday. elizabethmossgalleries.com

Yarmouth Frame Shop and Gallery: “Summertime Respire,” multiple artist show, through July 31. 846-7777.

Skyline Farm Carriage Museum, North Yarmouth: “Summer Transportation: From Horse to Horseless,” through Aug. 19. skylinefarm.org

Thos. Moser Showroom, Freeport: “Bates, Bowdoin & Colby College Alumni Art Show,” through July 9. thosmoser.com

Freeport Historical Society Harrington House: “Buttons, Rum and Rakes: Freeport’s Mercantile Past,” through Aug. 10. freeporthistoricalsociety.org

Hawk Ridge Farm, Pownal: “Steel and Stone,” sculpture by June LaCombe, through July 29. junelacombesculpture.com

Frontier Cafe, Cinema & Gallery, Brunswick: “A Natural Order” by Spindleworks and Arts are Elementary, through June 30. spindleworks.org

Whatnot Gallery, Spindleworks, Brunswick: “Getting it Write,” selections from the Spindleworks collection in which language is at the forefront, through June 30. spindleworks.org

Maine Fiberarts, Topsham: “Weave-In,” weaving demonstrations, design sessions and exhibitions, through June 30. mainefiberarts.org

Markings Gallery, Bath: “Back to the Garden,” garden-themed work in multi-media with several Maine artists, through June 30. markingsgallery.com

Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Boothbay: Julie Babb, bird-related art, through July 8. mainegardens.org

Gleason Fine Arts, Boothbay Harbor: Karen Tuskinski, new paintings, through June 23. 633-6849.

Pemaquid Art Gallery: Group show, through Oct. 8. 677-2752.

George Marshall Store Gallery, York: Michael Stasiuk and Lisa Noonis, found objects and paintings, through July 8. 351-1083.

York Public Library: Fantastical depictions of creatures both strange and familiar by Carey Armstrong-Ellis, Tess Feltes, Robert Squier and Teri Weidner, through June 30. york.lib.me.us

York Art Association, York Harbor: “Fabulous Fibers,” quilting, rug hooking, weaving, wearable art, fabric painting and more, through June 30. yorkartassociation.com

Fryeburg Academy (Palmina F. and Stephen S. Pace Galleries of Art): “Strangers & Others: Interpretations of the Human Face & Figure,” through Aug. 18. 935-9232.

Denmark Arts Center: Anne Bernard, “Texture & Line,” encaustic painting, through June 28. 452-2412.

Perimeter Gallery, Belfast: “Mountain Star Mind Testament,” mixed media by Peter Voshefski, through July 29. 338-0555.

Frost Gully Gallery, Thomaston: Laurence Sisson, paintings and watercolors, through Saturday. frostgullygallery.com

Haynes Galleries, Thomaston: “The Portrait in American Realism,” drawings, paintings, sculpture and photographs by American Realists from the 19th to 21st centuries, through July 27. haynesgalleries.com

Aarhus Gallery, Belfast: Fifth anniversary show, through July 1. aarhusgallery.com

Waterfall Arts, Belfast: David McLaughlin, “The Art of Salvage, Pigeon, 100 Hammers and BCOPE Photographs,” through July 28. waterfallarts.org

River Tree Arts, Kennebunk: Pastel Painters of Maine’s 13th international juried exhibition, through June 23. rivertreearts.org

Savory Maine, Damariscotta: Paintings by Patricia McHold, through July 9. savorymainedining.com

River Arts, Damariscotta: Annual members exhibition, through July 5. riverartsme.org

Damariscotta River Grill: “Dancing in the Light,” Art at the Grill exhibit, through July 30. damariscottarivergrill.com

Wiscasset Bay Gallery: “The Painterly Landscape: Contemporary New England Art,” through July 3. wiscassetbaygallery.com

Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport: “60th Anniversary Honors Exhibition,” through July 8. cmcanow.org

Georgetown Historical Society: Stuart Ross, “Georgetown: A Painter’s Paradise,” through Friday. 371-9200.

Old Post Office Gallery, Georgetown: “Coast and Country,” works by five local artists, through July 26. 371-2015.

Thomaston Cafe: Paul Caponigro, black-and-white silver gelatin photographs, through June 30. 354-8589.

Lobby Gallery, Augusta: Works by Cony High School art students, through July 7. 622-3813.

Courthouse Gallery Fine Art, Ellsworth: “2012 Spring Show,” through Saturday. courthousegallery.com

Littlefield Gallery, Winter Harbor: Matt Barter and Mike Stiler, “Jonesport to Monhegan,” through June 30. littlefieldgallery.com

Carver Hill Gallery, Rockland: “Improvisations on Yupo,” solo exhibition by David Estey, through July 3. carverhillgallery.com

Yvette Torres Fine Art, Rockland: “Passages,” the art of Winslow Myers, through June 24. 332-4014.

CRAFT Gallery, Rockland: Dudley Zopp, “Warp Weights,” watercolors and pencil drawings, through July 5. craftonelm.com

Caldbeck Gallery, Rockland: “Spring Group Show,” multiple artists, through Saturday. caldbeck.com

Turtle Gallery, Deer Isle: “Continuing Connections,” through June 30. turtlegallery.com

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