“Reflections,” a solo show by Brooke Lambert, artist, printmaker and native Mainer, will be shown March 2-30 at Union of Maine Visual Artists Gallery in Portland, with an opening reception scheduled for First Friday Art Walk on March 4. Contributed / Brooke Lambert


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 3/4

“Reflections,” opening reception 5-8 p.m. of solo show by Brooke Lambert, Union of Maine Visual Artists Gallery at 516 Congress St. Portland, through March 30.



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.


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


Apohadion Theater, virtual screenings via theapohadiontheater.com.

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


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


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

Wednesday 3/16

Northern Threads: Two Centuries of Dress at Maine Historical Society,” opens at MHS, 489 Congress St. gallery, through Dec. 31.


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.


“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.

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.

Erica Brown and the Bluegrass Connection, 7:30 p.m., Chocolate Church Arts Center, Bath. $15-$18, chocolatechurcharts.org/event-data/2022-02-25-erica-brown.


Saturday 2/26

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

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.

Tuesday 3/1

Alex Minasian Trio Live, 7 p.m., Blue, 650A Congress St., Portland. $10-$15, portcityblue.com.

Everything is Terrible!: Kidz Klub Tour, 8 p.m., video and performance collective that is responsible for some of the internet’s most hilarious and bizarre videos. Space Gallery, 538 Congress St., Portland. $15, facebook.com.


Wednesday 3/2

Acoustic open mic, 7-11 p.m., The Dogfish Company, 128 Free St., Portland.

Stereo Dreams, 8 p.m., Sun Tiki Studios, 375 Forest Ave., Portland. 8-BZA, Turquoise Crown, GibbsFreelance and Phonos after the “Pass The Aux Cord” producer open mic, $5.

Thursday 3/3

Bard’s Harvest, The Dogfish Company, 128 Free St., Portland.

Ed Pearlman, Fiddle and Neil Pearlman, Piano, 12:15 p.m., Portland Conservatory of Music, 28 Neal St., Portland. Free, portlandconservatoryofmusic.org.


Friday 3/4

Go Big for Hunger’s Benefit Party for Greg Marten’s Birthday, 8 p.m., Bayside Bowl, 58 Alder St, Portland. Featuring Maine Dead Project, C.C.G. & Friends, FB3 Frank Blinkal Trio, Hambone, Jon Fishman, Cyril Neville, George Porter Jr., Frank Blinkal. bandsintown.com.

Saturday 3/5

Portland Conservatory of Music: 4th Annual Faculty Concert Fundraiser, 6 p.m., Portland Conservatory of Music, 28 Neal St., Portland. $10-$35.

Brian Shanker Adler Quartet | Dimensions in Jazz, 8 p.m., Portland Conservatory of Music, 28 Neal St., Portland. $5-$25, portlandconservatoryofmusic.org.

Punch Brothers, 8 p.m., State Theatre, 609 Congress St., Portland. $40-$55.


Thursday 3/10

DaPonte String Quartet, “Breaking the Mold,” 7 p.m., Maine Jewish Museum, Portland, daponte.org.


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.


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.


“Bear Necessities,” Feb. 24-26, Footlights Theatre, Route 1, Falmouth. $20, thefootlightstheatre.com/footlights-theatre.html.


“Last Ship to Proxima Centauri,” March 2-20, Portland Stage Mainstage, 25A Forest Ave., Portland. In this Clauder Competition-winning futuristic sci-fi, planet Earth has become uninhabitable. The last escape ship from Earth arrives at its new home centuries after all the others. $25-$68, portlandstage.org.

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 2/26

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

Friday 3/4

Golden Dragon Acrobats, 10 a.m., Merrill Auditorium, 20 Myrtle St., Portland. portlandovations.org.

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