Friday, Dec. 2-Saturday, Dec. 3

“Oath Breakers,” presented by Naked Shakespeare, adapted and directed by Michael Levine, 7 p.m. at The Ballroom at Mechanics Hall, 519 Congress St., Portland. Free First Friday Event; Saturday, 7 p.m., $10 all ages. Tickets, visit

Saturday, Dec. 3

“The Nutcracker,” presented by the Studio of the Living Arts Dance Complex in Gray, 2 p.m. at the Westbrook Performing Arts Center, Westbrook. Tickets may be purchased at the dance studio, 21 Portland Road, Gray, or by phone at 657.3006 Reserved seating, $22. Group discounts are available.

Saturday, Dec. 3-24

“A Christmas Carol,” by Charles Dickens, Portland Stage, 25 Forest Ave., Portland. $41-$46; senior and student discount, children 15 and under, $15. Pay-What-You-Can Dec. 4, first come first served. Call 774-0465 for times, more information.

Through Sunday, Dec. 4

“The Nutcracker,” presented by Maine State Ballet, Merrill Auditorium, Portland. $15-$60. For times, tickets, information, see or call 842-0800.

Friday, Dec. 2-Sunday, Dec. 4

“The Mennonite and the Bartender,” presented by Katy and Harley Marshall of the Daytime Players, 7:30 p.m. on Dec 2, matinees at 2:30 on Dec. 3-4, The Old White Church, Bar Mills. $10.929-6472 or


Thursday, Dec. 8-Sunday, Dec. 11

“Dance USM!” featuring student, faculty and guest choreographers, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 8-10, 5 p.m. Dec. 11, Main Stage, Russell Hall, USM Gorham campus. $8-$15. or 780-5151.


Tuesday, Nov. 29

“Joyous Sounds for a Festive Season,” presented by USM Chamber Singers, conducted by Nicolas Alberto Doman, 7:30 p.m., Williston-Immanuel United Church, Portland. $12 suggested donation at the door.

Saturday, Dec. 3

American Family Holiday concert, Windham Chamber Singers, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Windham Performing Arts Center. Tickets: Call 892-1810, ext. 2875, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on school days. You may email your request to [email protected]

Friday, Dec. 16

Holiday Pops concert, performed by the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra, conducted by Keith Lockhart, 8 p.m., Cross Arena, Portland. 775-3458 or


Tuesdays and Thursdays

Toddler Storytime, ages 2-5, 10:30-11:15 a.m., Walker Memorial Library, 800 Main St., Westbrook.


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


Tech Time, 10 a.m.-noon, Walker Memorial Library, 800 Main St., Westbrook. Stop by with your technology questions; bring device and staff will help troubleshoot issues. 854-0630.

Monday, Nov. 28

Terry Christy, former Windham High School history teacher, presents program about stagecoaches, 7 p.m., Windham Historical Society, 234 Windham Center Road. $5 donation.


Through Wednesday, Nov. 30

Dog-themed art show, CIA Café, 72 Ocean St., South Portland. Artists from YES Art Works studios. Raffle drawings, proceeds to benefit YES program.

Through Friday, Dec. 9

“George Longfish: Indian on Indian,” at the Art Gallery, Gorham campus of University of Southern Maine. 780-4744.

Through Jan. 31, 2017

Artwork by Jenny Anna and Nola Wallace, Windham Public Library, 217 Windham Center Road, Windham.

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