Silver-Garburg Piano Duo

Portland Symphony Orchestra Music Director Eckart Preu welcomes guests Silver-Garburg Piano Duo, who will perform “Eckart Conducts Bartók” on Feb. 20 and 22 at Merrill Auditorium in Portland.  Contributed / Frank Eidel

Exhibits/Galleries

Chocolate Church Gallery Members Show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday through Feb. 26, Washington Street, Bath.

“Innovation and Resilience Across Three Generations of Wabanaki Basket-Making,” Bowdoin College Museum of Arts, Brunswick.

Polly Smith: “Here, Near, and Away,” watercolors, Merrill Memorial Library, 215 Main St., Yarmouth.

Friday 2/18

“North Atlantic Triennial Down North” opens at Portland Museum of Art, contemporary art of the North Atlantic region, to June 5, portlandmuseum.org/triennial.

Ongoing

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Maine Art Collective, multimedia experience run by 14 Maine artists using media ranging from sculpture to jewelry, painting to photography. Maine Art Collective, 18 Exchange St. Portland.

Space Gallery, 538 Congress St., Portland. space538.org/exhibitions.

Film

Merrill Film Society, Merrill Memorial Library, 315 Main St., Yarmouth. Email [email protected] for details.

Ongoing

Apohadion Theater, virtual screenings via theapohadiontheater.com.

Frontier Theater, 14 Maine St., Brunswick. Weekly listings for in-person showings at explorefrontier.com/events/all.

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Southworth Planetarium, 96 Falmouth St., Portland, in person, usm.maine.edu/planet/location-and-hours.

Museums

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick“New Views of the Middle Ages: Highlights from the Wyvern Collection,” through Feb. 27. Opening Feb. 24: “Marcia Resnick: As it Is or Could Be” and “Jona Frank: Model Home.” Now open six days a week; new hours at bowdoin.edu/art-museum.

Portland Museum of Art, closed to the public through Feb. 15, portlandmuseum.org.

Ongoing

Maine Museum of Photographic Arts Antidote online at mainemuseumofphotographicarts.org/antidote.

Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. by reservation, Bowdoin College, 255 Maine St., Brunswick, bowdoin.edu/arctic-museum.

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Music

“Music of Motown,” PSO POPS! with guest conductor William Waldrop, Feb. 26 and 27, Merrill Auditorium, Myrtle Street, Portland. Available digitally March 9 to April 8.

“Eckart Conducts Bartók,” Portland Symphony Orchestra Music Director Eckart Preu welcomes guests Silver-Garburg Piano Duo, 2:30 p.m. Feb. 20 and 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22, Merrill Auditorium, Myrtle Street, Portland, portlandsymphony.org.

Friday 2/18 

Clifford Cameron Concert Series: The Northern Grey, 7 p.m., Cadenza, Freeport. visitfreeport.com.

Jud Caswell, 7:30 p.m., Chocolate Church Annex, Bath, $15-$18, chocolatechurcharts.org/2021-22-events.

SCOBY, 7:30 p.m., Mayo Street Arts, 10 Mayo St., Portland. $15-$22, tickettailor.com.

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SunDub with Catcha Vibe, 8 p.m. 77 Free St., Portland, bandsintown.com.

Saturday 2/19

Wild Rivers, 7 p.m., Portland House Of Music and Events, 25 Temple St., Portland. bandsintown.com.

Return of Coven Club – Queer Dance Party, 9 p.m., Flask Lounge, 117 Spring St., Portland. flasklounge.com.

Ruckus Cup 2022 Hosted by Ill By Instinct, 9 p.m., Aura Maine, 121 Center St., Portland. $20.

Thursday 2/24

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Happy Folk, The Dogfish Company, 128 Free St., Portland.

Irish Night: Hangings and shootings, 6:30 p.m., Portland Eagles, 184 St. John St., Portland. Open to the public; sign in at the bar.

Friday 2/25

Sean Mencher & Hugh Bowden, 7 p.m., Cadenza, Freeport, visitfreeport.com.

Seyir Duo: Music of the Middle East, 7 p.m., Mayo Street Arts, 10 Mayo St., Portland. $15-$22, tickettailor.com.

Saturday 2/26

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Hannah Damon and Friends, The Dogfish Company, 128 Free St., Portland.

Gumboots – A Tribute to Paul Simon, 7 p.m., Portland House of Music, 25 Temple St., Portland.

Lindsay Bourassa Flamenco, 7 p.m., Mayo Street Arts, 10 Mayo St., Portland.

Music of Motown, 7:30 p.m., Merrill Auditorium, 20 Myrtle St., Portland. portlandsymphony.org.

John McEuen (of the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band), 8 p.m., One Longfellow Square, 181 State St., Portland. $35-$45.

Sunday 2/27

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Portland Rossini Club Concert, 3 p.m., The Cathedral Church of St. Luke, 143 State St., rossiniclub.org.

20 Printemps in Portland, 7:30 p.m. One Longfellow Square, 181 State St. bandsintown.com.

Ongoing

80’s n Retro Party, rotating DJs last Saturday of every month, Flask Lounge, 117 Spring St., Portland. flasklounge.com.

Afrobeat Saturdays: 9 p.m. Saturdays, Aura Maine, 121 Center St., Portland, eventbrite.com.

Darlin’ Corey, 6 p.m. first Friday of the month through December, Port City Blue, 650A Congress St., Portland.

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Foundation Friday, second Friday of the month, Flask Lounge, 117 Spring St., Portland. Community. Dance. Music. Love. See flasklounge.com for time.

Fourth Friday Jazz, with rotating special guest, 8-11 p.m., The Dogfish Company, 128 Free St., Portland. www.thedogfishcompany.com.

Irish Music Night, 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Blue, 650A Congress St., Portland, facebook.com/IrishNightAtBlue.

Karaoke, 10 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. every Thursday, Sea Dog Brewing Company, 125 Western Ave., South Portland. sopo.seadogbrewing.com.

Under the Covers, 8-11:30 p.m., third Friday of the month, Seasons Grille, 155 Riverside St., Portland. Free.

Theater/Dance

“Harry Townsend’s Last Stand,” select dates and times through Feb. 20, Good Theater, Portland, $27-plus, goodtheater.ticketspice.com/ht.

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Portland Stage’s Clauder Competition: submissions due March 31. Winner will receive $3,000, and a full production at Portland Stage, portlandstage.org/script-submissions.

“Waiting for Alice,” through Feb. 27, Mad Horse Theatre Company, 24 Mosher St., South Portland. 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday; 5 p.m. Sundays. Pay-what-you-decide. Reservations strongly suggested, madhorse.com.

Saturday 2/19

Modern Times Theater’s “The Perils of Mr. Punch,” 1 p.m., Mayo Street Arts, 10 Mayo St., Portland. The one and only Punch and Judy presented live and updated for the 21st century. $15-$22, tickettailor.com.

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