January 20, 2012 RSS feed / Ticket

Holmes Brothers plan Bath concert

BATH The Holmes Brothers — bassist Sherman Holmes, guitarist Wendell Holmes and drummer Popsy Dixon — will perform at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 28 at the Chocolate Church Arts Center, 804 Washington St. More...

Funky Divas of Gospel visit Lewiston for Saturday concert

LEWISTON — The Funky Divas of Gospel will perform in concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Franco Center Heritage Hall, 46 Cedar St. Doors open at 7 p.m. More...

‘The Wiz’ earns MSMT 3 regional awards

BRUNSWICK — Maine State Music Theatre’s 2011 production of “The Wiz” garnered three awards from BroadwayWorld.com’ s Regional Theatre Awards. More...

‘The Wizard of Oz’ kicks off film series

BOWDOINHAM — Long Branch School and General Store plans a series of screenings and discussions of classic and contemporary films. The films will be shown at 20 Main St. Admission is free, but donations will be accepted. More...

WEEKLY HOROSCOPE

For week of Jan. 22: ARIESMar 21/Apr 20 Aries, put aside any selfish thoughts and give any and all tasks your utmost energy today. Energy is better spent on others, so keep this in mind when you get busy. TAURUSApr 21/May 21 More...

Catie Curtis to play Safe Passage benefit

BRUNSWICK Singer- Songwriter Catie Curtis from Saco will perform a benefit concert for Safe Passage at Bowdoin College’s Pickard Theater at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 3. Admission costs $ 20. More...

Ice, smelt fest nears

BOWDOINHAM The Ice and Smelt Festival is scheduled to take place Feb. 3 and 4 at Mailly Waterfront Park. The snow date is Feb. 5. The Merrymeeting Arts Center will host a public reception from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Feb. 3. More...

Concert supports African famine relief

BRUNSWICK Brunswick resident John Dennen, a native of South Africa, has organized a concert to benefit famine and drought relief in the Horn of Africa. More...

Heartland provides moving take on Shakers

PREVIEW

DAMARISCOTTA A simple stage set in Damariscotta’s Skidompha Library allows nine women to share the intimacy of an 1830’s Shaker Village in Heartwood Theater Company’s newest production, “As It Is in Heaven.” More...

Arts in brief

Curtis Memorial throws ‘Brick’ on screen today BRUNSWICK — Curtis Memorial Library will host a free screening of “Brick,” a 2005 “neo-noir” film featuring Joseph Gordon Leavitt in the lead role, at 7:30 p.m. More...

Carter to share lessons learned in Vikings’ wake

OWLS HEAD — Hodding Carter of Camden plans to chronicle his adventure retracing Viking explorer Leif Erickson’s voyage from Greenland to North America with a presentation titled “A Viking Voyage” at 1:30 p.m. More...

Valentine treats offered

‘Sunset Boulevard’ leads to perform at MSMT fundraiser

BRUNSWICK Maine State Music Theatre plans to host a Valentine’s Benefit Concert at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 11. More...

‘The Artist’ and ‘Tinker Tailor’ top BAFTA list

LONDON (AP) — It’s spry versus spy as frothy silent movie “ The Artist” and moody thriller “Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy” lead the race for the British Academy Film Awards, Britain’s equivalent of the Oscars. More...

Good Theater brings ‘Next Fall’ to Maine

PORTLAND Good Theater will present the Maine premiere of the recent Broadway success “ Next Fall,” beginning Wednesday and running through Feb. 19, at the St. Lawrence Arts Center, 76 Congress St. More...

Rising film stars to watch in 2012

In terms of film, 2011 was undoubtedly the year of Jessica Chastain. 2012 will be the year of — who? More...

Program explores online artist portfolios

FREEPORT — The Freeport Creative Arts Creativity Conversation is scheduled to run from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Jan. 30 at Freeport Community Center, 53 Depot St. More...