Arts Calendar

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THEATER

Through Sunday, Feb. 21

“The Hound of the Baskervilles,” parody of Sherlock Holmes story, Portland Stage, 25 Forest Ave., Portland. $37-$47. 774-0465 or www.portlandstage.org.

Tuesday, March 1 and Wednesday, March 2

Open-call auditions for “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown,” held by Windham Center Stage Theater, Windham High School (canopy entrance), 6-8 p.m. Tuesday and 5:30-6 p.m. Wednesday. www.windhamtheater.org or email windhamcenterstagetheater@gmail.com.

Through Sunday, March 20

“Shear Madness,” presented by Good Theater at St. Lawrence Arts Center, Portland. Maine premiere. $22-$30. 885-5883 or www.goodtheater.com.

CONCERTS

Saturday, Feb. 20

USM University Singers alumni concert, presented by Music with a Mission, 7 p.m. at North Windham Union Church, Windham. To benefit University Singers trip in May. $12. Box office opens at 6 p.m. 892-7149 or MWAMconcerts@gmail.com.

Sunday, Feb. 21

Public concert, Portland Rossini Club, 3-4 p.m., St. Luke’s Cathedral, 143 State St., Portland. 415-577-4193 or www.rossiniclub.org.

Saturday, March 26

Windham Chamber Singers, Carnegie Hall Preview Concert, presented by Music with a Mission, 7 p.m. at North Windham Union Church. $10.50-$12.50. 892-7149 or www.mwamconcerts.com.

Thursday, April 21

An Evening with Colin Hay, former frontman for Men at Work, 8 p.m., Westbrook Performing Arts Center, Stroudwater Street, Westbrook. $28-$32. www.westbrookpac.org.

EVENTS

Wednesdays

Story time at the North Gorham Public Library, 2 Standish Neck Road, Gorham, 10-10:30 a.m. for birth to 3 years. 892-2575.

Saturday, Feb. 20

“Stereoscopes and Early Photography,” presented by Ralph Hatt, 9 a.m. at Windham Public Library, hosted by Windham Historical Society. Suggested donation $5. 892-1433 or www.windhamhistorical.org.

Saturday, Feb. 27

“Black Jacks: African-American Seamen in the Age of Sail,” lecture by author, history professor and former mariner W. Jeffrey Bolster, 1:30 p.m., Wishcamper Center, Bedford Street, University of Southern Maine, Portland. Free. Donations accepted. Presented by Spirits Alive of Eastern Cemetery.

Saturday, March 26

“Here Lyes the Body: Burial and Customs of the Pilgrims,” lecture by Stephen C. O’Neill, curator of collections, Pilgrim Hall Museum, Plymouth Mass., 1:30 p.m., Wishcamper Center, Bedford Street, University of Southern Maine, Portland. Free. Donations accepted. Presented by Spirits Alive of Eastern Cemetery.

EXHIBITS

Through Saturday, Feb. 27

“Imbued with Hues,” colorized historical images, Maine life in different eras, Maine Historical Society, 489 Congress St., Portland. www.mainehistory.org.

Through Sunday, March 13

“Wonder, an Interdisciplinary Exhibition,” at UNE Portland Campus Art Gallery, 716 Stevens Ave. Opening reception Monday, Feb. 22, 5-7 p.m. Gallery open Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday 1-4 p.m., Thursday 1-7 p.m., and by appointment. www.une.edu/artgallery, azill@une.edu or 221-4499.

Through Wednesday, March 16

Photographs by Mason Philip Smith, paintings by Heidi Geist and Jo-Ann Fleishman, Cia Café, 72 Ocean St., South Portland. 747-4414.

Send events 10 days in advance to arts@keepmecurrent.com.

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