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  • Arts Calendar: Nov. 8

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

  • Out & About: Drama, music and dance

    There are lots of good choices for spending your entertainment dollars this weekend, with a wide spectrum of drama, music and dance offered. The most...

  • Arts Calendar: Nov. 1-11

    Greater Portland Auditions Royal River Chorus, women of all ages invited for holiday caroling. Rehearsals start 7 p.m. Nov. 2, Lunt Auditorium in Falmouth. Call Leigh,...

  • Out & About: DaPonte String Quartet opens season

    As the calendar flips to November, virtually all the region’s performing, producing and presenting organizations are into their 2017-2018 seasons. The last two off the...

  • Arts Calendar: Oct. 25-Nov.4

    Greater Portland Exhibits Community House Artists, Freeport Community Library, 10 Library Dr., through October. “Dahlov Ipcar: Stories,” 5-8 p.m., children’s reception and art workshop, Portland Public Library, 5...

  • Out & About: Early music festival, Josh Ritter

    There’s a variety of music playing in Portland and vicinity this weekend, headlined by two disparate acts in widely separated parts of town. Out in...

  • Arts Calendar: Oct. 18-28

    Greater Portland Auditions New Horizons Adult Concert Band welcoming new members of all abilities, meets 2-4 p.m. Sundays at the Conservatory, 202 Woodford St. Portland. Contact Nina...

  • Out & About: PSO celebrates the Bernstein centenary

    Leonard Bernstein was the most important classical musician in American history. Over the course of this program year, the Portland Symphony Orchestra will mark the...

  • Arts Calendar: Oct. 11-20

    Greater Portland Auditions New Horizons Adult Concert Band welcoming new members of all abilities, meets 2-4 p.m. Sundays at the Conservatory, 202 Woodford St. Portland. Contact Nina...

  • Out & About: Powerful musical debuts in Ogunquit

    This past weekend, Ogunquit Playhouse debuted a new musical. “From Here To Eternity” is a powerful drama that portrays a pathologically dysfunctional U.S. Army unit...

  • Arts Calendar: Oct. 4

    Greater Portland Auditions New Horizons Adult Concert Band welcoming new members of all abilities, meets 2-4 p.m. Sundays at the Conservatory, 202 Woodford St. Portland....

  • Out & About: Hottest ticket in town: ‘Jersey Boys’

    Two theatrical productions dominate this week’s picks in the performing arts. The hottest ticket in town is this weekend’s production of “Jersey Boys,” the four-time...

  • Arts Calendar: Sept. 27

    Greater Portland Auditions Exhibits “Dahlov Ipcar: Stories,” Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Square, Oct. 6-Dec. 23. “Keep Me Posted,” Yarmouth History Center, 118 East Elm St., showcases stories...

  • Out & About: Raise the curtain for music, theater

    With this first full week of autumn, four of southern Maine’s arts producers are launching their 2017-2018 seasons. In musical theater, venerable Portland Players opened...

  • Arts Calendar: Sept. 20-30

    Greater Portland Auditions “Nutcracker” treble choir auditions, Sept. 23 & 25, Maine State Ballet studios, 348 U.S. Route One, Falmouth, mainestateballet.org. Exhibits “Keep Me Posted,” Yarmouth History Center,...

  • Out & About: Jukebox musicals top tickets for early fall

    With the arrival of the autumnal equinox this Friday, the fall-winter-spring season of performing arts is officially underway. A pair of fine jukebox musicals rate...

  • Arts Calendar: Sept. 13-22

    Greater Portland Auditions “Nutcracker” treble choir auditions, Sept. 23 & 25,  Maine State Ballet studios, 348 U.S. Route One, Falmouth, mainestateballet.org. Exhibits “Southgate Faces: Faces and Voices from...

  • Arts Calendar: Sept. 6-16

    Greater Portland Auditions Sunday 9/10 Greater Freeport Community Chorus begins rehearsals for winter concerts , Freeport Performing Arts Center at Freeport High School, 30 Holbrook...

  • Thomas Point Beach Bluegrass Festival returns to Brunswick

    For the past three decades, the biggest event on the arts and entertainment calendar for Labor Day weekend has been the Thomas Point Beach Bluegrass...

  • Arts Calendar: Aug. 30-Sept. 9

    Greater Portland Auditions Maine State Ballet, “The Nutcracker,” Sept. 8 & 9, Maine State Ballet studios, 348 U.S. Route One, Falmouth, www.mainestateballet.org, 781-7672. Saturday 8/9 Nutcracker...