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  • Arts Calendar: Jan. 31-Feb. 10

    Greater Portland Exhibits “Maine Birds: Watercolors by Michele Clamp,” Gilsland Farm Gallery, 20 Gilsland Farm Road, Falmouth, through March.  “Moments of Reflection – Paintings by Kerrin Parkinson and Patricia Ritzo,”  Lifeworks...

  • Out & About: Exotic flights of theatrical imagination

    Flights of the imagination are a staple of theatrical art, and three current southern Maine shows are exemplars of the exotic in very different ways....

  • Arts Calendar: Jan. 24-Feb. 2

    Greater Portland Auditions Wednesday 1/31  Maine Gay Men’s Chorus seeking tenor, baritone and bass singers for the 2018 season. To audition, email Lawrence Jackson at newmgmc@gmail.com....

  • Out & About: Portland's Good Theater does double-take

    The long midwinter hiatus is ending for most of southern Maine’s performing arts producers as their 2017-2018 seasons resume in earnest. Most earnest of all...

  • Arts Calendar: Jan. 17-27

    Greater Portland Auditions Wednesday 1/31  Maine Gay Men’s Chorus seeking tenor, baritone and bass singers for the 2018 season. To audition, email Lawrence Jackson at newmgmc@gmail.com....

  • Arts Calendar: Jan. 10-20

    Greater Portland Auditions Wednesday 1/31  Maine Gay Men’s Chorus seeking tenor, baritone and bass singers for the 2018 season. To audition, email Lawrence Jackson at...

  • Arts Calendar: Jan. 3-12

    Greater Portland Auditions Tuesday 1/9 Portland Community Chorus, 6-9 p.m., Episcopal Church of St. Mary’s, 43 Foreside Rd., Falmouth. Sight reading required; register at www.portlandcommunitychorus.org. Exhibits “Moments of Reflection...

  • Arts Calendar: Dec. 27-Jan. 6

    Greater Portland Auditions Tuesday 1/9 Portland Community Chorus, 6-9 p.m., Episcopal Church of St. Mary’s, 43 Foreside Rd., Falmouth. Sight reading required; register at www.portlandcommunitychorus.org. Exhibits “Moments of Reflection...

  • Arts Calendar: Dec. 20-Jan. 1

    Greater Portland Auditions Tuesday 1/9 Portland Community Chorus, 6-9 p.m., Episcopal Church of St. Mary’s, 43 Foreside Rd., Falmouth. Sight reading required; register at www.portlandcommunitychorus.org. Exhibits “Moments of...

  • Arts Calendar: Dec. 13

    Greater Portland Exhibits “Moments of Reflection – Paintings by Kerrin Parkinson and Patricia Ritzo,”  Lifeworks Chiropractic Center, 202 U.S. Route One, Falmouth, through winter.  Cathie Stebbins...

  • Out & About: ‘Christmas With Cornils’ final edition

    Christmas is only days away, and the holiday naturally dominates the performing arts calendar. Tops in terms of significance is the Dec. 19 performance of...

  • Arts Calendar: Dec. 6-15

    Greater Portland Exhibits “Moments of Reflection – Paintings by Kerrin Parkinson and Patricia Ritzo,”  Lifeworks Chiropractic Center, 202 U.S. Route One, Falmouth, through winter. Cathie Stebbins...

  • Out & About: ‘Magic of Christmas’ and other music

    Early December’s air is filled with music. Not surprisingly, most of it relates to Christmas. But much does not. Under the first rubric, the Portland...

  • Arts Calendar: Nov. 29-Dec. 8

    Greater Portland Exhibits Cathie Stebbins Peterson, fiber art, Freeport Community Library, 10 Library Dr., through December. “Portraits: An Exhibit by Art Quilts Maine,” Portland Public Library, 5 Monument...

  • Portland's 'Nutcracker Burlesque' still sexy, silly after 15 years

    PORTLAND — A group of entertainers took a risk 15 years ago when they decided to parody a holiday classic with a sexy, burlesque production of...

  • Out & About: 2 big Christmas choral concerts

    The first weekend of December arrives, heralded by two big Christmas concerts by southern Maine choral ensembles. First off the mark is the Portland Community...

  • Arts Calendar: Nov. 22-Dec. 1

    Greater Portland Exhibits “Portraits: An Exhibit by Art Quilts Maine,” Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Square, Dec. 2-Jan. 26. “One More Than Six” holiday show, Cia Cafe, 72 Ocean...

  • Out & About: ‘Tis the season for Christmas entertainment

    Leftover turkey is the typical Maine family’s plat du jour in the days following Thanksgiving, but there’s a big platter of tasty, Christmas-y arts and...

  • Arts Calendar: Nov. 15-25

    Greater Portland Exhibits Bradbury Mountain Arts Holiday Show & Sale of Fine Arts & Crafts, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Nov. 18 & 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 19,...

  • Out & About: A pair of acoustic duos in Portland

    America’s hottest banjo duo – or should we say dueling banjo act? – is headed for Portland’s State Theatre on Friday. Presented by Portland Ovations in conjunction...