Arts Calendar

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Through Sunday, March 20

“Thoroughly Modern Millie,” Gorham High School, 41 Morrill Ave., 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday. $8-$10.

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.

Through Sunday, March 20

“Lost Boy Found in Whole Foods,” by Tammy Ryan, at Portland Stage, 25 Forest Ave., Portland. $37-$47, discounts for seniors, students, groups. www.portlandstage.org or 774-0465.

Through Sunday, March 20

“Honk Jr.,” based on Hans Christian Anderson’s “Ugly Duckling,” presented by Windham Center Stage Theater, Windham Town Hall, 7 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays. $8-$10. www.windhamtheater.org or 893-2098.

Thursday, March 10-Saturday, March 26

“The Secret Garden,” musical presented by Lyric Music Theater, 176 Sawyer St., South Portland. March 10 Senior Preview Night, 7:30 p.m. Other shows 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday. $17.99-$21.99. www.lyricmusictheater.org or 799-1421.

Friday, March 11-Sunday, March 20

“Reefer Madness,” Maine premiere, presented by USM Theatre and School of Music, 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 5 p.m. on Wednesday and Sunday, Main Stage at Russell Hall, USM Gorham. $10-$21. 780-5555 or 780-5151.

Thursday, March 24-Sunday, April 10

“Digby’s Home,” by Brent Askari, Mad Horse Theater, Mosher Street, South Portland. Thursdays-Saturdays at 7:30 p.m., Sundays at 2:30. $17-$20. www.madhorse.com or 747-4148.

Friday, March 25-Sunday, April 10

“The Crucible,” by Arthur Miller, Portland Players, 420 Cottage Road, South Portland. Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m., Sundays at 2:30 p.m. $15-$20. www.portlandplayers.org or 799-7337.

CONCERTS

Friday, March 25

True Blues and the Campbell Brothers, presented by Portland Ovations, 8 p.m. at Merrill Auditorium, Portland. $15-$36. www.porttix.com or 842-0800.

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 front man 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.

Tuesday, March 15

Westbrook author Brendan Rielly, reads from his new novel, “An Unbeaten Man,” 6 p.m., Walker Memorial Library, Westbrook.

Saturday, March 19

“Walk through History,” 10 a.m., Gambo Preserve, Gorham. Join Presumpscot Regional Land Trust for guided walk, stories about the Cumberland and Oxford Canal and Oriental Powder Mills. Free. RSVP required to info@prlt.org.

Saturday, March 19

“Burnt into Memory,” presented by historian Jo Radner, based on her interviews of victims of the 1947 wildfires in Maine, hosted by Windham Historical Society, 9:30 a.m. at Windham Public Library, 217 Windham Center Road. $5 donation suggested. 892-1433 or 892-1306, or www.windhamhistorical.org.

Sunday, March 20

Quilt Show, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Scarborough Historical Museum, 649A Route 1, Scarborough. $5. www.scarboroughmaine.com/historical.

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.

Thursday, March 31

Westbrook author Brenda Buchanan, readd from “Truth Beat,” the third in her Joe Gale mystery series, 6:30 p.m., Walker Memorial Library, Westbrook.

EXHIBITS

Through Sunday, March 13

“Wonder, an Interdisciplinary Exhibition,” at UNE Portland Campus Art Gallery, 716 Stevens Ave. 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.

The Windham Chamber Singers, made up of Windham High School students, are performing in Windham on March 26 prior to launching a New York City tour.

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