Arts Calendar: Nov. 18 – Dec. 4

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Saturday 11/21

“Christmas in Maine,” book launch, 5-7 p.m., Portland Museum of Art, Seven Congress Square, 775-6148,

“A Family Farm in Tuscany: Recipes and Stories from Fattoria Poggio Alloro,” book signing and wine tasting by Sarah Fioroni, executive chef, sommelier and general manager of organic farm in Tuscany, 2-4 p.m.,The Farm Stand, 161 Ocean St., South Portland.


The Tuesday Group at Stonewall Gallery,  5:30-7 p.m., various artists,  Yarmouth History Center, 118 East Elm St., through December.

Thursday 11/19

“Obsessions,” by Rachel Michaud, opening reception 5:30-7:30 p.m.; Townsend Real Estate, 553 Shore Road, Cape Elizabeth, through Jan. 7.


“Peggy Guggenheim – Art Addict,” 2 p.m., Portland Museum of Art, 7 Congress Square, Portland, 6:30 p.m. Fri., Nov. 27;  2 p.m., Sat., Nov. 28 and Sun., Nov. 29. Co-presented by SPACE Gallery,

Wednesday 11/18

“The Penobscot: Ancestral River, Contested Territory,” 6 p.m., Shep Lee Auditorium, 34 Bedford St., Portland. Explores stories from the 1700s to the present-day legal battle of Penobscot Nation v. Mills.

The Hand That Feeds,” 6-8 p.m., in-depth look at the challenges facing low wage workers, Southern Maine Workers’ Center, 68 Washington Ave., Portland. Free, 200-SMWC (7692).

Thursday 11/19

“Peace Officer, 7:30 p.m., followed by Skype with filmmaker, SPACE Gallery, 538 Congress St., Portland, 828-5600, admission $8/$6.


Dahlov Ipcar, Frost Gully Gallery, 1159 Route 1, Freeport, 40 recent oil paintings and seven rare drawings, daily noon to 5 p.m., through Dec. 28, 865-4505,

“Serenity,” annual exhibit of paintings by Richard Boyd Art Gallery artists, 15 Epps St., Peaks Island, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Fri.-Sun., through Nov. 30, 712-1097,

“Celebrate! A LocalRemix,” various artists, to Nov. 28, Greenhut Galleries, 146 Middle St., Portland, gallery hours Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 772-2693,

“2015 Alumni Biennial Residual Utopi,” Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art, 522 Congress St., Portland, through Dec. 18, 800-699-1509,

Pat Corrigan & Shon Mahoney, drawings & mixed media, Mayo Street Arts, 10 Mayo St., Portland, through Dec. 21, 879-4629,

“In America” photographs by Ni Rong, PhoPa Gallery, 132 Washington Ave., Portland, through Dec. 19, 517-0200.

Sandra Leinonen Dunn, latest works, Roux & Cyr International Fine Art Gallery, 48 Free St., Portland, through Nov. 28, 576-7787,

Dan Dow & Jan Pieter van Voorst van Beest, 3fish Gallery, 377 Cumberland Ave., Portland, to Nov. 28, 688-4744.

“Me, Mona, and Mao,” Portland Museum of Art, Seven Congress Square, Portland, interactive installation of Andy Warhol’s “Mao,” Aaron T Stephan’s “Girl With a Pearl Earring—Tangled in Process” and a copy of Leonardo da Vinci’s “Mona Lisa,” to Feb. 21,

Veterans Exhibition, Zand Head Gallery at Maine College of Art, 522 Congress St., Portland, to Nov. 27, 800-699-1509

Thursday  11/19

“Island Geography: Monhegan,” by Richard Keen, opening reception, 5-7 p.m., Elizabeth Moss Galleries, 251 Route 1, Falmouth, through Jan. 9.


A Fine Thing Gallery, Edward T. Pollack Fine Arts, 29 Ave., Portland, 699-2919,

Area Gallery, University of Southern Maine, Woodbury Campus Center, 780-5008,

Artascope Studios, 352 Cottage Road, South Portland, 799-5154,

Art Gallery at University of New England, 716 Stevens Ave., Portland, 221-4499,

Art House Picture Frames, 61 Pleasant St., Portland, 221-3443,

Arthur Fink’s Studio/Gallery, 145 Newbury St., Portland, 615-5722.

Artisan Maine, 178 Lower Main St., Freeport, 869-4050.

Artist and Craftsman Supply, 540 Deering Ave., Portland, 772-7272.

Art Loft Gallery, 8 School St., Freeport, 865-1705.

Art Studios at Cottage Road, 352 Cottage Road, South Portland, 799-5154.

Blue Spoon, 89 Congress St., Portland,

Bomb Diggety Bakery, 649 Congress St., Portland.

Borealis Bistro, 182 Ocean Ave., Portland, 541-9600.

Bridge Gallery, 568 Congress St., Portland, 712-9499,

Cape Cottage Gallery, 179 Cottage Road, South Portland, 767-5700,

Carolyn Walton Gallery, 39 Pleasant Hill Road, Freeport, 865-1585,

Casco Bay Frames and Gallery, 295 Forest Ave., Hannaford Plaza, Portland, 774-1260,

Christoph Gallery, Portland Pottery and Metalsmithing, 118 Washington Ave., Portland, 772-4334,

Cia Cafe and Gallery, 72 Ocean St., South Portland, 747-4414.

Clayton’s Cafe, 447 U.S. Route 1, Yarmouth, 846-1117.

Constellation Gallery, 511 Congress St., Portland, 252-9520.

Cooper Jackson Gallery, 70 India St., Portland.

Couleur Collection, 240 U.S. Route 1, Falmouth, 781-2401,

Cygnet Gallery, 568 Congress St., Portland, 251-9925.

Daniel Kany Gallery, 24 Romasco Lane, Portland, 774-2100.

Daunis Fine Jewelry, 616 Congress St., Portland, 773-6011.

Da Vinci Experience Art Gallery, Portland North Business Park, 60 Gray Road, Building 1, Suite 16, Falmouth, 541-9171.

Dobra Tea, 89 Exchange St., Portland, 210-6566.

Domaine Gallery, 223 Commercial St., Portland, 772-2270,

Earth and Soul, 34 Washington Ave., Portland, 775-1089.

Elizabeth Moss Galleries, 251 U.S. Route 1, Falmouth, 781-2620,

Ember Grove Gallery, 247B Congress St., Portland, 761-0408,

emilie inc., 227 Congress St., Portland, 272-2285.

Falmouth Memorial Library, 5 Lunt Road, Falmouth, 781-2351.

Fiddlehead Center for the Arts, 383 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough, 883-5720,

Filament Gallery, 181 Congress St., Portland, 774-0932,

Fore River Gallery, 613 Congress St., Portland, 252-6728.

Fore Street Gallery, 372 Fore St., Portland, 874-8084,

Forgotten Transport, 645 Congress St., Portland, 415-8462,

Four Walls Gallery for Fine Art, 564 Congress St., Portland, 221-3426,

Free Street Gallery at Maine College of Art, 87 Free St., Portland, 653-7271.

Freeport Community Library, 10 Library Drive, Freeport, 865-3307.

Freeport Square Gallery, 140 Main St., Freeport, 865-1616.

Front Room Gallery, 378 Cottage Road, South Portland, 767-9070.

Frost Gully Gallery, 1159 U.S. Route 1, Freeport, 865-4505,

Gallery 132, 132 Spring St., Portland, 842-9200 ext. 226.

GEM Gallery, 62 Island Ave., Peaks Island, 766-5600.

Gleason Fine Art Portland, 545 Congress St., Portland, 699-5599,

Greenhut Galleries, 146 Middle St., Portland, 772-2693.

Green Hand Bookshop, 661 Congress St., Portland, 253-6808.

Harmon’s & Barton’s Gallery, 584 Congress St., Portland, 774-5948.

Heron Point Gallery, 63 Market St., Portland, 846-0817,

Holly Ready Studio, 146 High St., Portland, 632-1027,

ICA at MECA, 522 Congress St., Portland, 775-3052,

Jameson Modern Art, 305 Commercial St., Portland, 772-5522,

June Fitzpatrick Gallery, 112 High St., Portland, 772-1961,

June Fitzpatrick Gallery at MECA, 522 Congress St., Portland, 699-5083.

June LaCombe Sculpture, Hawk Ridge Farm, 90 Minot Road, Pownal, 688-4468,

Kate Cheney Chappell Center for Book Arts, 7th Floor, Glickman Family Library, USM Portland, 228-8014.

Lalo Boutique, 142 High St., Portland.

Language Exchange, 80 Exchange St., Portland, 772-0405.

Larson Fine Art Gallery, 331 Cottage Road, South Portland, 767-8221,

Local Buzz, 327 Ocean House Road, Pond Cove Shopping Plaza, Cape Elizabeth,

Long Island Dodwell Gallery, Long Island, 766-2940,

Maine Arts Workshop, 39 School St., Freeport, 831-2759,

Maine Charitable Mechanic Association Library, 519 Congress St., Portland, 878-8896.

Maine College of Art, 522 Congress St., Portland,

Maine Medical Center, 22 Bramhall St., Portland,,

Maine Potters Market, 376 Fore St., Portland, 774-1633.

Maine Roasters Coffee, 82 Portland Road (U.S. Route 1), Yarmouth.

Market House, 28 Monument Square, Portland, 228-2056.

Mayo Street Arts, 10 Mayo St., Portland, 615-3609,

Merrill Memorial Library, 215 Main St., Yarmouth, 846-4763.

Moxie Studio and Gallery, Cousins Island, Yarmouth, 846-0978.

North Yarmouth Academy, Curtis Gallery, 148 Main St., Yarmouth, 847-5423,

Open Concepts Gallery and Studios, Cove Street Art Center, 50 Cove St., Portland, 772-3822.

Paula Banks Consulting and Two Lights Home Care, Pond Cove Shopping Center, Cape Elizabeth,

PhoPa Gallery, 132 Washington Ave., Portland, 517-0200.

Ponomo, 142 High St., Suite 307, Portland,

Portland Arts and Cultural Alliance, 548 Congress St., Portland,

Portland Photo Works, 142 High St., 2nd Floor, Portland, 228-5829,

Portland Public Library, Lewis Gallery, 5 Monument Square, Portland, 871-1700,

Radiant Light Gallery, 615 Congress St., Suite 409, Portland, 252-7258.

Richard Boyd Art Gallery, 15 Epps St., Peaks Island, 712-1097,

Rise Photography, 864 Broadway, South Portland, 799-4204,

Rose Contemporary, 492 Congress St., Portland, 780-0700,

Roux and Cyr International Fine Art Gallery, 48 Free St., Portland, 576-7787,

Salt Institute, 561 Congress St., Portland,

Sandpiper Jewelry Gallery, 851 Sawyer St., South Portland, 767-8090.

South Portland Public Library, 482 Broadway, South Portland, 767-7660.

SPACE Gallery, 538 Congress St., Portland, 828-5600,

St. Lawrence Arts Center, 76 Congress St., Portland, 775-5568,

Stones & Stuff, 556 Congress St., Portland,

Susan Maasch Fine Art, 567 Congress St., Portland, 699-2955,

Sylvia Kania Gallery, 148 High St., Portland, 615-6019.

Thomas Memorial Library, 6 Scott Dyer Road, Cape Elizabeth, 799-1720.

Toby Rosenberg Pottery Gallery, 293 Read St., Portland, 878-4590,

Thos. Moser Gallery, 149 Main St., Freeport, 865-4519.

3fish Gallery, 377 Cumberland Ave., Portland, 773-4773.

317 Main, 317 Main St., Yarmouth, 846-6264.

TIME Gallery at CTN Studios, 516 Congress St., Portland,, 874-9868.

USM Osher Map Library, 314 Forest Ave., Portland, 780-4850,

USM Wishcamper Center, 34 Bedford St., Portland, 780-4270.

Utopia Gallery, 468 Fore St., Portland,

VoxPhotographs, 232-1214,

Whitney Art Works, 492 Congress St., Portland, 780-0700,

Yarmouth Frame and Gallery, 720 U.S. Route 1, Yarmouth, 846-7777,


“Cobblers to Capitalists: Two Centuries of Freeport Shoemaking,” Freeport Historical Society, Harrington House, 45 Main St., Freeport, to January, 865-3170,

“Baskets From the Dawnland: Weaving the Past and Future,” Maine Historical Society, 489 Congress St., Portland, to Nov. 28, 774-1822,

“Rose Marasco: index,” Portland Museum of Art, 7 Congress Square, Portland, to Dec. 6, 775-6148,

“Rich Entel’s Cardboard Menagerie,” Maine Jewish Museum, 267 Congress St., Portland, to Jan. 4, 773-2339,

Let There Be Light 2015 Menorah Invitational Show, Maine Jewish Museum, 267 Congress St., Portland, to Dec. 30, 773-2339,

“Early Maine Photography, 1840-1870,” Maine Historical Society Brown Library, 489 Congress St., Portland, to Jan. 16, 774-1822.


Children’s Museum and Theatre of Maine, educational, fun and active workshops for kids and parents, 142 Free St., Portland, 828-1234,

Cushing’s Point Museum, local and American history exhibits, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, free/donations accepted, 55 Bug Light Park, South Portland, 767-7299,

Fifth Maine Regiment Museum, by appointment, 45 Seashore Ave., Peaks Island, 766-3330,

Freeport Historical Society, Harrington House, Tuesday to Friday, 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., 45 Main St., Freeport, 865-3170,

International Cryptozoology Museum, 661 Congress St., Portland,

Maine Historical Society Museum, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday to Saturday; noon to 5 p.m., Sunday; 11 a.m.-noon, children’s hour, Monday and Wednesday; adults $8, children $3, 489 Congress St., Portland, 774-1822,

Maine Irish Heritage Center, 34 Gray St., Portland, 780-0118,

Maine Jewish Museum,10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monday to Friday, or by appointment, 267 Congress St., Portland, 773-2339,

Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad and Museum, trains on the hour from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., 58 Fore St., Portland, 828-0814, adults $10, seniors $9, children $6, price includes admission to museum.

Neal Dow Memorial, tours by appointment, 714 Congress St., Portland, 773-7773,

Portland Fire Museum, open first Fridays 6-9 p.m., adults $5, children $2, 157 Spring St., Portland,

Portland Museum of Art, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Tuesday to Thursday, Saturday and Sunday; 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. Friday; free on first Fridays 5-9 p.m., 7 Congress Square, Portland, 775-6148,

Portland Observatory, 138 Congress St., Portland, 774-5561.

Skyline Farm Carriage and Sleigh Museum, by appointment, free/donations accepted, 95 The Lane, North Yarmouth,, 829-9203 .

Spring Point Ledge Lighthouse, Southern Maine Community College, Fort Road, South Portland, 799-6337,

Victoria Mansion, daily, 11 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Mondays, 11 a.m. – 6:30 p.m., $15, 109 Danforth St., Portland, 772-4841,

Yarmouth History Center, 1-5 p.m. Tuesday to Friday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday, 118 East Elm St., Yarmouth, 846-6259,


Portland Conservatory of Music’s Dimensions In Jazz Series: 8 p.m. Fri., Dec. 4, Frank Carlberg’s “Word Circus”; Sat., Dec. 19, the Samuel Blaser Quartet,  Woodford Congregational Chruch, 202 Woodford St., Portland, 828-1310.

Wednesday 11/18

Chandra with Bile Sister, Video Nasties, and New Chance, 8 p.m., $8/18-plus, SPACE, 538 Congress St., Portland, 828-5600,

Thursday  11/19

“Bygone Ballads” Castlebay duo, 12:15 p.m., First Parish Church of Portland, 425 Congress St., presented by the Portland Conservatory of Music. Free.

Friday 11/20

Master African drummer Jordan Messan Benissan, 7 p.m., Scarborough Public Library, 48 Gorham Road, Scarborough, 883-4723.

Sunday 11/22

Portland Symphony Orchestra, Sunday Classical Series featuring Carnival Fever, Brahms’ Piano Concerto No. 2 and Stravinsky’s Petrushka, 2:30 p.m. at Merrill Auditorium. Tickets $25-$75 through PortTIX at 842-0800 or

Friday 11/27

The Keith Harkin Band, 8 p.m., Mayo St. Arts, 10 Mayo St., Portland,

Saturday 11/28

Butcher Boy with Greg McKillop, Lisa/Liza, Mal Devisa, 8:30 p.m., $8, all ages, SPACE Gallery, 538 Congress St., Portland, 828-5600,


Blue, comedy, jazz, Irish music, 650A Congress St., Portland,

Community Chorus, rehearsals 10 a.m. to noon, first and third Saturdays, St. Lawrence Arts Center, 76 Congress St., Portland, 775-5568 ext. 102,

Royal River Women’s A Capella Chorus Rehearsal, 7-10 p.m. most Thursdays, American Legion Hall, 17 Dunn St., Westbrook. New members from southern Maine welcome,,


“Into the Woods,” Greely High School, 303 Main St., Cumberland Center, 7:30 p.m., Nov. 19-21; 2 p.m., Nov. 22. Tickets $9/$6 students and seniors.

“Spamalot,” Freeport Performing Arts Center, 30 Holbrook St., 7 p.m., Nov. 21-22; Sunday matinee, 2 p.m., $5 students and seniors, $10 for adults.

“Madeleines,” one-act play about family recipes, sibling rivalry, and unexpected revelations, Nov. 18-22, Studio Theater at Portland Stage, 25 Forest Ave., various times,, 774-0465.

“Mama’s Boy,” Good Theater at the St. Lawrence Arts Center, 76 Congress St., Portland, through Nov. 22. Various ticket prices and show times, 885-5883,

“The Music Man,” Lyric Music Theater, 176 Sawyer St., South Portland, 8 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays til Nov. 22; Sundays at 2 p.m.,, 799-1421.

Saturday 11/21

King Friday’s Dungeon Puppet Slam, 7:30 p.m., adult themes and edgy humor with ’80’s cover band Destroy Them My Robots, Mayo Street Arts, 10 Mayo St., Portland,

Friday 11/27

Black Friday Brew Haha Portland Comedy Co-op , 8 p.m., Urban Farm Fermentory, 200 Anderson St, Portland, admission $10 at the door.


Argentine Tango Practice, 7-9 p.m. Wednesdays, beginner lesson 7 p.m., $10; Ballroom Dance Party, 8 p.m. to midnight Saturdays, beginner lesson 7 p.m., $7; Maine Ballroom Dance, 614 Congress St., Portland.

Club 188, line dancing instruction, Wednesdays, 7-8 p.m. beginners, 8-9 p.m. intermediate, 9-9:30 p.m. advanced, 188 Warren Ave., Portland.

Greater Portland Community Contradance, no partner needed, first Saturdays, 7:15 p.m. lesson; 8 p.m. main dance, $9 adult, $5 child, Falmouth Congregational Church Hall, 267 Falmouth Road, 756-2201.

Irish Set Dancing, 7-9 p.m. Thursdays, Yarmouth Community Services, 200 Main St., Yarmouth,

Maplewood Dance Center, night classes followed by dance socials on Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 383 Warren Ave., Portland, 878-0584,



Friday 11/20

“Harpswell’s Got Talent?” 6 p.m., Merriconeag Grange, Route 123, $15 for dinner and show, benefits the Grange and Harpswell Community Theater, 883-6260.


“Boat Dreams and Street Surprises,” Harpswell photographer Stephen Black, Fellowship Gallery of the Unitarian Universalist Church of Brunswick, 1 Middle St., Monday-Friday 10-4, Sunday 10-12 through Dec. 9, 729-8515.


Saturday 11/ 21

“Firefighters, Architects and Engineers – Expose 9/11 Myths,” film and discussion with architect Richard Gage, 7 p.m Unitarian-Universalist Church of Brunswick, 1 Middle St., $5 – $10 donation, 729-3886.

Tuesday 12/1

“I Dream the Colors: The Artists of Spindleworks,” an art program for adults with intellectual disabilities in Brunswick, 7 p.m., Kresge Auditorium Visual Arts Center, Bowdoin College. Free.


Pastel Painters of Maine, annual exhibit, Chocolate Church Arts Center, 804 Washington St., Bath, to Nov. 28, 442-8455,

“Warmth in Style,” handwoven blankets and clothing, Markings Gallery, Bath, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily, 50 Front St., Bath, to Dec. 31, 443-1499.

“Homeland,” watercolors and oils of mid coast Maine by Frances Pratt Caswell,  Thornton Oaks, 25 Thornton Way, Brunswick, to Nov. 27.


Barn Door Cafe and Bakery, 4 Bowdoin Mill Island, Suite 102, Brunswick, 721-3099,

Bayview Gallery, 58 Maine St., Brunswick, 729-5500,

Beth Carlson Animal Portraits Gallery, 613 Foster Point Road, Bath, 751-5288.

Cabot Mill Gallery, Fort Andross, 14 Maine St., Brunswick, 837-9108.

Centre St. Arts Gallery, 11 Centre St., Bath, 442-0300.

Chocolate Church Art Gallery, 804 Washington St., Bath, 442-8455,

Coleman Burke Gallery, Fort Andross, 14 Maine St., Brunswick,

Curtis Memorial Library, 23 Pleasant St., Brunswick, 725-5242,

11 Pleasant Street, 11 Pleasant St., Brunswick, 607-4016,

Frontier Cafe, Fort Andross, 14 Maine St., Brunswick, 725-8820,

Gallery at Park Row, 185 Park Row, Brunswick, 907-4016.

Gallery at Schoolhouse Crossing, 48 West Schoolhouse Crossing Road, Topsham, 603-674-6098,

Gallery at Widgeon Cove, Route 123, Harpswell, 833-6081,

Gallery Framing, 12 Pleasant St., Brunswick, 729-9108.

Gelato Fiasco, 74 Maine St., Brunswick, 607-4002,

Gun Point Cove Gallery, 1241 Harpswell Islands Road, Orr’s Island, 833-7303,

Harbor Works Gallery, Holbrook-Trufant House, 977C Cundy’s Harbor Road, Harpswell, 841-9812,

ICON Contemporary Art, 19 Mason St., Brunswick, 725-8157.

Just Framing, 149 Front St., Bath.

LaMarche Gallery, David Saul Smith Union, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, 725-3902.

Little Dog Coffee, 87 Maine St., Brunswick, 725-8820.

Mae’s Cafe, 160 Centre St., Bath,, 442-8577.

Maine Fiberarts Gallery, 13 Main St., Topsham, 721-0678,

Markings Gallery, 50 Front St., Bath, 443-1499.

Merrymeeting Arts Center, 9 Main St., Bowdoinham, 841-5914,

Points of View Art Gallery, Brunswick Business Center, 18 Pleasant St., Brunswick, 373-9300.

Sarah Greenier Gallery, 428 Middle St., Bath, 443-3936.

Sebascodegan Artists Cooperative Gallery, 4 Old Orr’s Island Road, Harpswell, 833-5717,

Summer Island Studio, 149 Maine St., Brunswick, 373-1810.

Thornton Oaks, 25 Thornton Way, Brunswick, 729-8033,

Topsham Public Library, Crooker Gallery, 25 Foreside Road, Topsham,, 725-1727.

Whatnot Gallery at Spindleworks, 7 Lincoln St., Brunswick, 725-8820,


“Cold War in a Cold Climate,” exhibit in honor of Harold Grundy, on view to January, Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum, Hubbard Hall, Bowdoin College, 725-3416,

“Earth Matters: Land as Material and Metaphor in the Arts in Africa,” on view to March 6, Bowdoin College Museum of Art, 245 Maine St., Brunswick, 725-3275,


Bowdoin College Museum of Art, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday to Saturday, with special extended hours on Thursdays and some Sundays, 245 Maine St., Brunswick, 725-3275,

Maine Maritime Museum, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, 243 Washington St., Bath, 443-1316,

Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum, Hubbard Hall, Bowdoin College, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Saturday; 2-5 p.m. Sundays, 725-3416,


Sunday 11/22

“I’ll be in Scotland afore ye,” fall concert with Scottish music by the Bowdoin College Concert Band, 2 p.m., Studzinski Hall at Bowdoin College, 6300 College Station, Brunswick, 725-3895. Free.


Music at Noontime, Wednesdays 12:15-12:45 p.m., free, Unitarian Universalist Church, 1 Middle St., Brunswick, 729-8515.


“The Man Who Came to Dinner,” 7 p.m., Thurs., Nov. 19 to Sat., Nov. 21, Crooker Theater at Brunswick High School; 2 p.m. matinee Saturday. Tickets at the door: adults, $10, students, $8; 319-1910.

Saturday 11/21

Comedy Relief 2015, Chocolate Church Arts Center, 804 Washington St., Bath. Doors open at 7 p.m.; tickets are $15,, 442-8455.

The annual King Friday’s Dungeon Puppet Slam is coming to Mayo St. Arts, 10 Mayo St., Portland, Saturday, Nov. 21. Billed as “a wild variety show/cabaret of short puppet acts … rife with adult themes and edgy humor,” the slam is part of the national Puppet Slam Network created by Heather Henson, and curated by local Maine puppeteers. Advance tickets are $10/general admission, $8 for students and seniors, and can be purchased at