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  • Arts Calendar: July 23 to Aug. 5

    Greater Portland Books & Authors Thursday 7/24 "Treasure Hunter's Handbook," Lisa Gardner Walsh, reading for children, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Square, Portland, 871-1700 ex...

  • Out & About: Ossipee Valley Music Festival this weekend

    The last weekend in July is approaching, and since 1999 that’s meant one of our state’s top musical events is happening west of Portland: the Ossipee Valley Music Festival. Originally organized as an all-bluegrass affair, the festival’s over-arching concept has evolved to...

  • Out & About: Monster and magician top holiday fare

    Holiday A&E fare takes some unusual forms this week. Most intriguing is an original play, “The Legend of the Golem,” written by longtime Portland theater activist Michael Levine. The Golem is a benevolent monster-like creature who saved thousands of Jews in 16th-century Eur...

  • 'Shop Falmouth' and more this week

    December 7, 8 & 9 Visit these participating businesses for special offerings: Allen Sterling & Lothrup Cara & Company Casco Bay Eyecare Cork & Barrel DaVinci Experience Gallery Decorum Dwelli...

  • Arts Calendar: Dec. 5-16

    Greater Portland Books & Authors Saturday 12/8

  • Out & About: Variety of Christmas shows and concerts

    I love to attend quality Christmas shows, and this week’s picks of the tix include three excellent choices in three very different formats.

  • Arts Calendar: Nov. 28- Dec. 9

    Greater Portland Books & Authors Thursday 11/29  "Gilead," Marilynne Robinson, Merrill Memorial Library, 215 Main St., Yarmouth, 846-4763. Saturday 12/1  "...

  • Out & About: Christmas at the Cathedral, Natalie MacMaster, more

    Musical offerings dominate this week’s top choices in the performing arts. Without doubt, the No. 1 pick for the weekend will be Christmas at the Cathedral. The Choral Art Society produces this concert, with four performances scheduled for Dec. 1-2 in Portland. Another big con...

  • Arts Calendar: Nov. 21- Dec. 2

    Greater Portland Call for Art Richard Boyd Art Gallery seeks original works for show opening April 2013. For more information: 712-1097 or williamson955@aol.com. Books & Authors Thursday 11...

  • Out & About: Outstanding out-of-the-box musicals

    A pair of out-of-the-box musicals are the top choices this week in the performing arts. At Portland’s Good Theater, “Striking 12” is a clever and tuneful re-imagining of a classic tale by Hans Christian Andersen. “Striking 12” is more than totally out-of-the-b...