February 10, 2012 RSS feed / Ticket

Music, tours and readings punctuate Longfellow Days

BRUNSWICK — Longfellow Days, a celebration of the life and works of poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow — and his connection to Brunswick — continues through Feb. 26. More...

Harpsichord duo shares Bach Concertos

BRUNSWICK — Local harpsichord players Ray Cornils and John Corrie will team up to perform “Bach Concertos for Multiple Harpsichords” at 7:30 p.m. today in Studzinski Recital Hall on the Bowdoin College campus in Brunswick. More...

Music at the Museum benefits young learners

BATH — Music at the Museum, a fundraiser for early learning and literacy programs, starts at 6 p.m. today at the Maine Maritime Museum on Washington Street. More...

Auditions for youth musical on tap

BRUNSWICK — Auditions for the New England Regional Theater Company’s production of “Disney’s Camp Rock, the Musical” will take place from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. More...

Swedish folk trio invades Portland

PORTLAND — Väsen, a Swedish folk group, will perform a free acoustic show and sign CDs at 12:30 p.m. Thursday at the Bull Moose Music store, 151 Middle St. The group also will perform at 7:30 p.m. More...

Credit unions sponsor youth music contest

PORTLAND — Young & Free Maine from Maine’s credit unions aims to combine music and money to connect with Maine’s Gen Y talent, according to a release from the Maine Credit Union League. More...

PSO highlights romance on Tuesday

PORTLAND — The Portland Symphony Orchestra will perform romantic music for Valentine’s Day during its Tuesday Classical concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in Merrill Auditorium, 20 Myrtle St. More...

Gardens host Monday story time for kids

BOOTHBAY — Pat Jeremiah will lead Storytime in the Garden at 10 a.m. every Monday — except national holidays or when the Boothbay Region schools are closed due to inclement weather — through May at the Maine Botanical Gardens. More...

Concert benefits MSMT

Valentine’s Day

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

‘Love Letters’ opens, closes on Tuesday

BATH — Studio Theatre of Bath will keep alive an annual tradition that dates to 1993 by staging “Love Letters” on Valentine’s Day. The production will revive for one night only, with the curtain rising at 7: 30 p. m. More...

Longfellow birthday party planned

PORTLAND — The Maine Historical Society will mark Henry Wadsworth Longfellow’s 205th birthday with programs on Feb. 25. More...

Eat out and discover ‘Politics Can Be Murder’

BRUNSWICK — Mystery for Hire presents “Politics Can Be Murder,” an interactive murder mystery show, on Feb. 25 at the Captain Daniel Stone Inn, 10 Water St. Doors will open at 6:15 p.m. for the 7 p.m. show. More...

Folklorist shares songs today in Phippsburg

PHIPPSBURG — Singer and folklorist Jeff Warner will perform in concert at the Phippsburg Congregational Church at 7:30 p.m. today. He will be accompanied by singer Barbara Benn. More...

‘Evening of Song’ aims to help build theater

BATH — The New England Regional Theater Company, a nonprofit youth theater group, will host a fundraiser titled “Evening in Song,” a Parisian cabaret-style evening of music and culinary delights, tonight at the Winter Street Center, More...

Outdoor festival welcomes artists

BRUNSWICK — The sixth annual Brunswick Outdoor Arts Festival, a juried fine arts and fine crafts show, is now accepting applications from artists, crafters and artisans who would like to participate. The Brunswick Outdoor Arts Fes- More...

Maine poet releases debut collection

CAMDEN — Maine poet Carolyn Gelland has released her debut collection “Four- Alarm House” from North Carolina- based publisher Main Street Rag. More...

String quartet from Boston slates concert

PORTLAND — The Boston Public Quartet will perform at 2 p.m. Feb. 19 at Woodfords Congregational Church, 202 Woodfords St. The concert represents the third program in this year’s Portland String Quartet Concert Series. More...

Edgecomb industry focus of Railway Village talk

BOOTHBAY — The Boothbay Railway Village on Route 27 will host its third in a series of speaker programs for this season, “Wresting a Living from Our Land: Edgecomb’s Industrious Past,” at 1:30 p.m. Saturday. Admission is free. More...

Gorge on chocolate to help Healthy Kids

NEWCASTLE — The 11th annual Chocolate Fest and Silent Auction to benefit Healthy Kids is scheduled to run from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Saturday at the Lincoln Home. More...