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    July 8, 2010

    Calendar: Our picks for your best entertainment this week

    Alive at Five Portland’s free Alive at Five concerts begin tonight in Monument Square. This year’s series kicks off with the Eric Bettencourt Band and The Lucid. The shows are on Thursdays through Aug. 5. Go to www.portlandmaine.com.  WHEN: 5 to 8 p.m. July 8 WHERE: Monument Square, off Congress Street, Portland HOW MUCH: Free […]

  • Published
    June 30, 2010

    Perfect harmony: Downeastersmaking local barbershop history

    YARMOUTH – On Friday morning at the Philadelphia Convention Center, the Yarmouth-based Downeasters Barbershop Chorus will achieve a first in its 60-year history: Forty of its members will take the stage in the Barbershop Harmony Society’s International Competition. The competition is stiff. The Downeasters, representing the Northeast District, will compete in a field of more […]

  • Published
    June 17, 2010

    Calendar: Our picks for your best entertainment this week

    Pop the Cork  The village area of Rockport is alight tonight honoring Bay Chamber Concerts’ 50th anniversary. Park your car and take a trolley to various venues for food and wine pairings, dancing, art exhibits and musical entertainment, including a performance by Grammy Award-nominated Oleta Adams. Go to www.mainewine.com for information.  When: 5:30 to 10 […]

  • Published
    May 27, 2010

    Ready, set, go

    7 days of fun stuff to do

  • Published
    May 27, 2010

    Cover Story: Dude

    A fest for members of ‘The Big Lebowski’ cult gathers the movie’s fans and offers the uninitiated an opportunity to join.

  • Published
    May 20, 2010

    Comics festival is NOT a convention – it’s about art

    Move over Superman. Hello Mr. Darcy. Those who haven’t been following the world of comics and graphic novels may be stunned to learn that graphic novels are not just stories about guys in capes and tights. Not only can you read Jane Austen’s “Pride and Prejudice” or Dante’s “The Inferno” in graphic novel format, you […]

  • Published
    April 22, 2010

    Ready, set, go

    TODAY APRIL 22  David Knopfler David Knopfler co-founded Dire Straits with his brother, Mark, but left the band in the early 1980s to pursue a solo career. He’s released several solo albums since; his latest is “Ship of Dreams.” Professor Louie opens tonight at the Venue Music Bar and Bistro. Go to venuemusicbar.com for tickets. […]

  • Published
    April 22, 2010

    Third Eye Blind bears down on the Merrill

    The alt-rock band’s latest album has brought a new wave of acclaim.

  • Published
    April 15, 2010

    Ready, set, go

    7 DAYS OF FUN STUFF TO DO

  • Published
    April 8, 2010

    Ready, set, go

    TODAY APRIL 8 Stefan Jackiw Violinist Stefan Jackiw’s playing at a recent concert, said the Philadelphia Inquirer, was “a sound so saturated and vibrant it sounded like a living thing.” The young performer plays an all-Brahms recital in Portland tonight. A pre-concert conversation about the program begins at 6 p.m. Go to www.stefanjackiw.com and click […]

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