Through Sunday, July 31

“Disney’s Beauty and the Beast,” at Schoolhouse Arts Center 16 Richville Road, Standish, directed by Dillon Bates, music by Allen Thomas and choreography by Jake Boyce. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 5 p.m. $16-$18. 642-3743 or

Through Saturday, July 23

Agatha Christie’s “The Unexpected Guest,” July 21, 22, 23, 7:30 p.m., Saco River Theatre, 29 Salmon Falls Road, Buxton. $18-$20. July 21 is Pay-What-You-Can. 929-5412 or

Wednesday, Aug. 3-Saturday, Aug. 13

Auditions, for Windham Center Stage Theater’s fall musical, “Little Shop of Horrors.” Show dates are Oct. 14-16 and 21-23. For more information, see, email [email protected] or call 893-2098.

Thursday, Aug 11-Saturday, Aug. 20

“Can-Can Parisien and Raymonda” presented by Maine State Ballet, 7 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays and 2 p.m. Saturdays, MSB’s Lopez Theater, 348 U.S. Route 1, Falmouth. 781-3587 or


Tuesday, July 26

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun, costumed ’80s cover band. 6-7:30 p.m. at the Gazebo, Gorham. Parking along South Street or Gorham Municipal Parking lot.

Wednesday, July 27

Douglas Elder, summer concert, 6:30-8 p.m., Dundee Park, Windham. Park opens at 5 p.m. Concessions available.

Wednesday, July 27

The Substitutes, summer concert, 6:30 p.m., Mill Creek Park, South Portland.

Wednesday, July 27

Bob Charest Band, summer concert, 6-8 p.m., Riverbank Park, Westbrook. On-site cash barbecue, 5-7 p.m.

Thursday, July 28

Chandler’s Band, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Fort Allen Park Gazebo, Portland. Sponsored by Friends of the Eastern Promenade

Thursday, July 28

Don Campbell Band, summer concert, 6:30 p.m. in Memorial Park, Sawyer Road, Scarborough (high school if rain). Free shuttle from high school parking lot; 50/50 raffle; concessions.

Sunday, July 31

Saco River Jazz Ensemble concert, 5:30 p.m., Tory Hill Meetinghouse, 1197 River Road (intersection soutes 112 and 202), Buxton.

Saturday, Aug. 13

David Mallett, presented by Saco River Theater, 7:30 p.m. $25-$30. Reservations advised. 929-6472 or



Storytime at the North Gorham Public Library, 2 Standish Neck Road, Gorham, 10-10:30 a.m. for infants to 3 years. 892-2575.

Thursday, July 28

“Zootopia,” movies under the stars at Bug Light Park South Portland. Gates open at 6:30 p.m., movie starts after sunset. Bring chairs, blankets and snacks.

Sunday, July 31

The Birthday of Phebe Beach, celebrated by Carolyn Grimm, presented by Denmark Historical Society, 2 p.m. at Centennial Hall, 72 West Main St., Denmark.

Through October

Maine Historical Society, guided tours of the boyhood home of poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Portland. Monday-Sunday, first tour departs at 10:30 a.m., Through October. Garden open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $3-$15. 774-1822 or

Through summer

Spring Point Ledge Lighthouse, South Portland, open for tours on weekends.

Wednesday, Sept. 14

Author Kevin Hancock, talk and book signing for “Not for Sale: Finding Center in the Land of Crazy Horse,” 6-7:30 p.m., Windham Public Library, 217 Windham Center Road. 892-1908.

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Summer concert

The Bob Charest Band plays Wednesday, July 27, from 6-8 p.m., at Riverbank Park in Westbrook.

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