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  • Out & About: Kotzschmar returns to Portland, 'Avenue Q' entertains in South Portland

    Portland’s leading claim to international musical fame is the Kotzschmar Memorial Organ, a behemoth among instruments that has been a centerpiece of the city’s cultural life since 1912. Two years ago – immediately following its centennial celebration – the organ ...

  • Arts Calendar: Sept. 17-30

    Greater Portland Books/Authors Monday 9/22 "Bookends: Stories of Love, Loss and Renewal," author's reading with Carla Maria Verdino-Sullwold, 6:30 p.m., free, Freeport Community Library, 10 Library Drive, F...

  • Out & About: Concerts with many strings attached

    Three string ensembles in two vastly different genres are the top items on this weekend’s A&E bill of fare. Let’s start with the DaPonte String Quartet, a topnotch classical ensemble based in the Midcoast region that will be playing a program of music from Vienna in four di...

  • Arts Calendar: May 14-27

    Greater Portland Books & Authors Friday 5/16 “The Sibley Guide to Birds,” book signing with David Sibley, 5-7:30 p.m., Freeport Community Library, 10 Library Drive, Freeport, 865-3307. ...

  • Out & About: Theatrical farce, a variety of music

    Leave 'em laughing is a tried-and-true maxim of show business. This month it’s the exit strategy as The Public Theatre of Lewiston-Auburn wraps up its 2013-2014 season with “Moonlight & Magnolias,” a very funny farce that runs through this weekend. Music for many tast...

  • Arts Calendar: May 7-20

    Greater Portland Books & Authors Wednesday 5/7 “Unreal City: Las Vegas, Black Mesa, and the Fate of the West,” author talk, Judith Nies, noon, Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Square, Portl...

  • Out & About: Remembering the Beatles, baseball's black slugger

    The top events on the upcoming arts and entertainment calendar have a distinctly retrospective aspect. Fifty years ago America was experiencing the peak of Beatlemania, sparked by the first U.S. appearances of the sensationally popular rock-and-roll foursome from Britain. The Portland Symp...

  • Arts Calendar: April 30-May 13

    Greater Portland Books & Authors Friday 5/2 Meet the Author, Lily King, 7 p.m., Freeport Community Library, 10 Library Drive, Freeport, 865-3307. Sunday 5/4 Merricon...

  • Out & About: ‘Young Frankenstein’ is monstrously funny musical

    Theatrical offerings lead the arts and entertainment calendar this week. Tops is Lyric Music Theater’s current community production of Mel Brooks’ “Young Frankenstein,” a monstrously funny re-imagining of the famous Mary Shelley horror story and its subsequent Holly...

  • Arts Calendar: April 23-May 6

    Greater Portland Books & Authors Friday 5/2 Meet the Author, Lily King, 7 p.m., Freeport Community Library, 10 Library Drive, Freeport, 865-3307. Monday 5/5 “R...