Charlie Marie will be the first performer in the Grant Lot Music Series, which debuts behind the Grant Building on Centre Street in Bath on June 18. Owen Filion


Art Auction to benefit Maine Art Gallery in Wiscasset, view online through June 15,

“The Ground Beneath You Holds You,” new works by Alice Jones, through June 26 at Elizabeth Moss Galleries, U.S. Route 1 in the Falmouth Shopping Center.

“Light, Line and Form,” works by Tanja Kunz and MaryJane Johnston juxtaposing minimalism and fullness through painting and photography, through June 28, Chocolate Church Arts Center, Bath. Free,

“New Connections,” by Points of View artists and “Experiments in Mixed Media,” by Barbara Bean, Points of View, 18 Pleasant St., Brunswick, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday through June 25,

Skowhegan School Artists, “Under Construction,” and “Through the Static and Distance,” Maine Jewish Museum, through June 24. 267 Congress St., Portland.

Two Person Exhibition: Grant Drumheller & Kathi Smith, Greenhut Galleries, 146 Middle St., Portland, through June 26,

Friday 6/11

2nd Friday Brunswick ArtWalk reopens for the season with a variety of media along Maine Street and beyond. See map at


“Begin Again, Reckoning with Intolerance in Maine,” Maine Historical Society, Congress Street, Portland, through Dec. 31. To schedule an in-person visit to the exhibit and learn more, visit

Elizabeth Moss Galleries, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday, U.S. Route 1 in the Falmouth Shopping Center.

Space Gallery, 538 Congress St., Portland.



Apohadion Theater, virtual screenings via

“Dear Georgina,” short documentary about Passamaquoddy elder who was removed from her Maine home by child protection services at the age of 2, stream at

Frontier, virtual cinema via

Maine Jewish Film Festival final weekend, June 11-13, presentations celebrate Pride Month. Visit for details and tickets.


Joshua L. Chamberlain Museum (226 Maine St.), Skolfield-Whittier House (161 Park Row) and Pejepscot History Center (159 Park Row) have resumed regular hours for the season in Brunswick. For hours, talks and presentations see

Maine Jewish Museum, “Under Construction” by Chris Beneman, “Through the Static and Distance” by Tonee Harbert and Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture artists, to June 24, open noon-4 p.m. Sunday, Monday, Thursday and Friday at 67 Congress St., Portland.

Maine Museum of Photographic Arts, new website and Antidote at

Portland Observatory, 138 Congress St., open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday through Monday, last entry at 5 p.m. Access by pre-purchased, timed tickets only,


Bowdoin College Museum of Art, opening collection searchable online along with selected exhibits, Visit From Home activities,

Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum at Bowdoin College, Brunswick, collections and exhibitions online at

Portland Museum of Art, schedule in-person visits at


Bath Outdoor Concert Series, 7:30 p.m. Fridays June 18 through July 30, behind the Grant Building, 31 Centre St. Contemporary folk, indie, country, rock, pop and jazz, all-ages. $12/show, $75/series, under 12 free,

Classical Uprising, through June,

“Mahler’s Fourth,” through June 25, PSO guest conductor JoAnn Falletta; Rachel Lee Priday, violin; Maeve Höglund, soprano, perform virtual concert, tickets at

Noonday Concert Series, John Bennett through June 16 and Lydia Forbes & Chiharu Naruse June 17-30, presented by the Portland Conservatory of Music and Portland Public Library, and

Nothin’ But the Blues, Shayna Steele and the PSO perform a blues-infused program featuring hits like “Nobody Knows You When You’re Down and Out” and Ma Rainey’s “Bad Luck Blues.”

Portland Bach Experience, virtual and live concerts in Portland, Sanford and Brunswick June 11-20,

Summer Sunsets LIVE, 4 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays through July, Thompson’s Point, Portland. Variety of live music, food trucks, games, brews,

Thursday 6/10

Handel Happy Hour, 5-6 p.m., Portland Bach Experience with a bite-size version of the Salon experience. Little Giant, 211 Danforth St., Portland. $15.

Friday 6/11

“A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Carnival Concert + Community Celebration,” Portland Bach Experience kick-off, 3-8 p.m., Anderson Street, Portland.

Sons of Quint, 6-8 p.m., live at Flight Deck Brewing, 11 Atlantic Ave., Brunswick. Free.

Saturday 6/12

“A Suite Ride Through Portland,” J.S. Bach’s Cello Suites performed at 9 a.m. at Western Prom to serenade a yoga class; 10 a.m. at Payson Park to inspire children to dance and play; 11 a.m. at Fort Allen,

Cryin’ Out Loud, 7-11 p.m., The Porthole Restaurant, Custom House Wharf, Portland. High-energy band plays upbeat blues and classic rock.

Sunday 6/13

“Songs from the Golden Age,” 10 a.m. to noon, The Brunswick Hotel, 4 Noble St., Brunswick. $35,

Tuesday 6/15

Ice Cream Concert: 10 a.m. and 2:30 p.m., explore classical music with the Portland Bach Experience and 240 Strings violin teacher Tracey Jasas-Hardel through stories, songs, musical games and movement. Little Giant, 211 Danforth St., Portland. Free,

Screen to Stage, 7 p.m., register for free to virtually join, Merrill Auditorium, 20 Myrtle St., Portland.

Friday 6/18

Love By Numb3rs, 9 p.m. Aura Maine, 121 Center St., Portland. $12.

Summer Solstice Celebration 2021, 6 p.m., outdoor picnic and live music by String Tide, Johnson Field Preserve, 25 Abner Point Road, Bailey Island. Free,


Cadenza, 7 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, livestream via Facebook. $18-$20. Visit for schedule and Eventbrite ticket links.

DaPonte String Quartet, digital content posted at 7 p.m. Wednesdays on YouTube.

Irish Night at Blue, 8 p.m. Wednesdays via Facebook Live.

Jazz Sesh Facebook Group hosted by Blue at 9 p.m. Tuesdays,

Out of the Blue livestreaming series by Port City Blue. Various dates.

State Theatre of Portland livestreaming shows via Facebook,


“Future … Present … Past,” presented by Freeport Players to stream through June 30, three comedies by Elizabeth Guffey. Visit for show dates and tickets.

Stroudwater Comedy Series, 7-10 p.m. every Thursday, Stroudwater Distillery, 4 Thompson’s Point, Portland. $10, reservations required through

“Where We Stand,” live at Portland Stage, 25A Forest Ave. through June 6 in front of limited and socially distanced audiences, masks required. Digital on demand through June 20. For tickets and times, see

“You’re In My (inappropriate) Thoughts,” romantic comedy by Carleton Caulfield at Footlights Theatre, 190 U.S. Route 1, Falmouth. 7 p.m. Thursdays; 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through June 19.

Wednesday 6/16

Cabin Fever Comedy Night, 7:30 p.m., outdoor show co-presented by Marcus Cardona and Empire Comedy Club, Thompson’s Point Road, Portland. $20,

Thursday 6/17

New England’s Funniest Comedian: Round 1, 8 p.m. Aura Maine, 121 Center St., Portland. $10.