Through Sunday, Sept.11
“The Irish and How They Got That Way,” by Frank McCourt, Portland Stage, Forest Avenue, Portland. www.portlandstage.org or 774-0465. In collaboration with Maine State Music Theatre.
Friday, Sept. 16-Sunday, Oct. 2
“Clue – the Musical,” presented by Schoolhouse Arts Center, Standish, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m., Sundays at 2 p.m. www.schoolhousearts.org.
Friday, Sept. 23-Sunday, Oct. 9
“Bonnie & Clyde,” with music by Frank Wildhorn and lyrics by Don Black, Portland Players, 420 Cottage Road, South Portland. Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m., Sundays at 2:30 p.m. $15-$20. 799-7337 or www.portlandplayers.org.
Saturday, Sept. 24
“Et’teffeh/Apples,” by Algerian experimental theater group, Istijmam. 7:30 p.m., Denmark Arts Center. www.denmarkarts.org
Saturday, Sept. 3
Novel Jazz Septet, featuring Ellington and Strayhorn music, 7:30 p.m., Saco River Theatre, Bar Mills. $18- $20, reservations advised. 929-6472 or www.sacorivertheatre.org.
Friday, Sept. 9
Faculty Concert Series, with Krysia Tripp and Friends, 8 p.m., Corthell Concert Hall, University of Southern Maine Gorham. $5-$15. www.usm.maine.edu/music/boxoffice, or 780-5555.
Saturday, Sept 17
Bellamy Jazz Band, 7: p.m., North Windham Union Church, Route 302,7 p.m. $10-$12, box office opens at 6 p.m.
Storytime at the North Gorham Public Library, 2 Standish Neck Road, Gorham, 10-10:30 a.m. for infants to 3 years. 892-2575.
Thursday, Sept. 8
Author Joyce Lovely, will discuss and sign her book, “Ice Cream, Gasmasks, and God” from 6-7 p.m., Walker Memorial Library, Main Street, Westbrook. 854-0630.
Dance auditions, for Vivid Motion’s “Nutcracker Burlesque!” Saturday, Sept. 10, 10 a.m.-noon, Drouin Dance Center, 92 Bridge St., Westbrook. Seeking both experienced dancers and performers with no dance training. Dancers must be 18 years or older. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wednesday, Sept. 14
Author Kevin Hancock, talk and book signing for “Not for Sale: Finding Center in the Land of Crazy Horse,” 6-7:30 p.m., Windham Public Library, 217 Windham Center Road. 892-1908.
Monday, Sept. 19
Author Ron Romano, discusses Bartlett Adams, Portland’s first stone carver and Romano’s book “Early Gravestones in Southern Maine: The Genius of Bartlett Adams. 7:30 p.m. at Windham Historical Society, 234 Windham Center Road. $5 donation suggested; refreshments. 650-7484.
Maine Historical Society, guided tours of the boyhood home of poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Portland. Monday-Sunday, first tour departs at 10:30 a.m. Garden open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $3-$15. 774-1822 or www.mainehistory.org.
Through Labor Day
Spring Point Ledge Lighthouse, South Portland, open for tours on weekends.
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Through Friday, Sept. 2
“Golden Age of American Pictorial Maps,” University of Southern Maine, 314 Forest Ave., Portland. Free. 780-1850 or www.oshermaps.org.
Friday, Sept. 2 and through Tuesday, Sept. 6
“Lichens,” by Juliet Karelsen, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Monday-Friday; 1-5 p.m. Sunday. First Friday reception, Sept. 2, 5-8 p.m. Maine Jewish Museum. Free. 773-2339 or mainejewishmuseum.org.