Arts Calendar



Through Sunday, June 23

“Titus Andronicus,” Mad Horse Theater at the Hutchins School, South Portland.

Through Sunday, June 23

The Freaks Club,” musical, presented by Snowlion Repertory Company at Portland Stage Company, Studio Theater, Portland $20-$22.


Sunday, June 23

Celebrate the Summer Solstice,” concert, performed by jazz trio Micromasse; 7 p.m., Sacred Heart Church, corner of Sherman and Mellen streets, Portland. $10 donation. All proceeds benefit capital campaign for Sacred Heart/St. Dominic Parish. 321-7810 or

June 26-29

The Maine Festival of American Music, Shaker Meetinghouse, Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village, Route 26, New Gloucester. Guest artists from Portland String Quartet. Nightly events include Native American music and stories, Shaker sons, classical chamber music and more. Tickets $25 for each evening concert, seniors $20, under 21, free. 926-4597 or

Friday, June 28

Music with a Mission,” The Milltown Road Show performs at 7 p.m. at the North Windham Union Church, Route 302. Tickets at door, $12 adults and $10 for students, children, and seniors. Box office opens at 6:15 and the doors will open at 6:30. A part of the proceeds will benefit The Bridgton Community Center. 892-7149, or

Saturday, July 6

Beatles for Sale: The Tribute,” 7:30 p.m., Deertrees Theatre in Harrison. Adults $22, children 14 and under $18. or 583-6747.

Saturday, Aug. 3

Westbrook High School alumni concert, seeking former students who played in the band or sang in the chorus. For concert or jazz bands, contact Dave Gowen, 854-5753 or For chorus, contact Marc Mailhot, 420-7683 or Find on Facebook: Westbrook Maine Music Alumni.


Friday, June 21

Book talk, author Sue Daigneault discusses “In the Shadow of a Mountain: A Soldier’s

Struggle with PTSD, ” at noon, Meeting Room #5, Portland Public Library, Monument Square.

Saturday, June 22

Teddy Bears Dance for a Cause, 7:30-11 p.m. at Maplewood Dance Center, Warren Avenue, Portland. Bring new Teddy Bear for The Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital. $20 per person. ($5. off if you bring bear). BBCH will receive portion of proceeds. 878-0484 or

Artisans on the Green, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Windham Historical Society, Windham. Old-time skills demonstrations, blacksmith, weaving, wagon rides, more. 892-1433 or

Wednesday, June 26

Book talk, Martha White (granddaughter to E. B. White) speaks about “E. B. White on Dogs,” noon, Rines Auditorium at Portland Public Library. Free, open to the public.

Saturday, June 27

Maine Crime Writers,” with authors Gerry Boyle, Kate Flora and Lea Wait, 7 p.m., Walker Memorial Library, Westbrook. Refreshments.

Friday, June 28

Allagash Victoria Ale Premiere, 5:30-8:30 p.m. at Victoria Mansion, Portland. Food, beer, mead, music. $30.

Friday, June 28

Maine People’s Alliance Rising Tide Dinner, 6 p.m. at Woodford’s Congregational Church, Portland. Keynote speaker, Sally Kohn. $30. or 797-0967.

Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays

Movies at the Museum, 2 p.m., at Portland Museum of Art. Tickets $7, available day of show.


Through June 26

Works by artists Susan Wilder and Jim Flahaven, at Saccarappa Art Collective, 861 Main St., Westbrook. 591-7300.

Friday, June 28-Wednesday, Aug. 7

Marking Time,” a collection of painter Barbara Brady’s work, exhibited Friday, June 28 through Aug. 7 at Saccarappa Art Collective, 861 Main Street, Westbrook. Anne Bernard’s encaustics and drawings on the gallery’s Riverside Wall. New works presented by member artists. Opening reception, 5-8 p.m., Friday, June 28. Gallery hours noon-7 p.m., Wednesday-Saturday. 591-7300 or

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Author Gerry Boyle, along with fellow mystery writers Kate Flora and Lea Wait, will present a program Saturday, June 27, at Walker Memorial Library in Westbrook.