December 9, 2011 RSS feed / Ticket

‘Pinocchio’ for 2 shows— honest

The Times Record NEWCASTLE The Heartwood Theater Company will stage two performances of “Pinocchio” at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday in Poe Theater at Lincoln Academy. More...

Talent, variety show, silent auction on tap at Phippsburg Congregational Church

PHIPPSBURG — A talent and variety show starts at 7 p.m. today at the Phippsburg Congregational Church. A silent auction starts at 6 p.m. More...

Dear Abby

DEAR ABBY: I recently met a man I love dearly, but I don’t agree with the toys he buys for his 10-year-old son, “Dale.” The boy plays violent video games and is obsessed with guns to the point that we can’t leave the house wit More...

‘Best Christmas Pageant Ever’ opens tonight

Studio Theater production runs through Dec. 18

BATH The Studio Theatre of Bath’s production of Barbara Robinson’s “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” opens tonight at the Chocolate Church Arts Center, 804 Washington St. A second performance is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. More...

Finnish lap harp ensemble marks Christmas with a free concert

LISBON — The 10-member Finnish lap harp ensemble A’chording to Kantele will perform a free Christmas concert at 6 p.m. Saturday at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church off Route 196. More...

French Christmas tribute concerts planned

NEWCASTLE — Down East Singers, directed by Anthony Antolini, will perform “Noël Français,” a musical tribute to Maine’s French cultural heritage, One concert begins at 7:30 p. m. More...

Odds on favorite

Storyteller planning pair of holiday shows at Morse

BATH This holiday season, Regional School Unit 1 will present master storyteller Odds Bodkin for two special performances. He will present “A Christmas Carol, Told in the Style of Charles Dickens” at 7:30 p.m. Dec. More...

Arts in brief

Choir offers lessons, carols ceremony BRUNSWICK — The St. Cecilia Chamber Choir will perform its Christmas concerts, “Ceremony of Lessons and Carols” at 7:30 p.m. More...

ART OF ORNAMENTS

LIMERICK artist Bill Housley’s Christmas ornament made of turned wood sea urchins is one of several art pieces on view at the first Invitational Ornament Show at Markings Gallery on Front Street in Bath. More...

It’s been a decade since the ‘quiet’ Beatle’s passing

“ Nothing in this life that I’ve been trying can equal or surpass the art of dying.” — George Harrison, “The Art of Dying” Nov. More...

WEEKLY HOROSCOPE

For week of Dec. 11

ARIES: Mar 21/Apr 20 Aries, this week you’ll need to operate under the “use-itor lose-it” way of thinking. Don’t sit on any resources, including your time. Get active and be productive. More...

Youth actors take stage in ‘Miracles on School Street’

BRUNSWICK The Theater Project’s holiday show will combine all the age groups who gather at their building in a production titled “ Miracles on School Street.” More...

Community chorus sings holiday fare

FREEPORT — The Greater Freeport Community Chorus will present “Spirituals, Carols and Holiday Favorites” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at St. Jude Church, 134 Main St., Freeport, and at 2: 30 p. m. More...

New ‘green’ guide includes coupons, tips

PORTLAND — The Sunrise Guide, a local resource that combines coupons and tips for eco-friendly living, is now available at bookstores and retailers around southern and Mid- coast Maine. The guide is release annually. More...