Kelly Caufield will perform "The Songs of Harold Arlen" Saturday, Jan. 18 at 7 p.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church, 580 Forest Ave., Portland. Tickets available at the door for $15. For more information, call 772-7421 or visit trinitychurchportland.org.
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DANCE

Wednesday 15

ThumpDay! | Flask Lounge | 117 Spring St, Portland

Thursday 16

Flamenco Dance Class For Total Beginners | Bourassa Dance Studio | 525 (rear) Forest Ave, Portland | 6pm | $10 – $55

Kizomba dance classes with Danza Latina, Portland, Maine. | Danza Latina | 108 High St, Portland | 6:45pm

Friday 17

Dance Party with rotating DJ’s | Spring Point Tavern | 175 Benjamin W Pickett St., South Portland | 8:30pm | Free

Friction Friday | Flask Lounge | 117 Spring St, Portland | 9pm | $5

Saturday 18

Bachata dance classes with Danza Latina, Portland, Maine | Danza Latina | 108 High St, Portland | 5pm

Salsa dance classes with Danza Latina, Portland, Maine | Danza Latina | 108 High St, Portland | 6pm

Screw Loose & Fancy Free | The Apohadion Theater | 107 Hanover St., Portland | 8pm | $12 – $15

Sunday 19

Open Stage Night | Empire | 575 Congress St, Portland | 7:30pm | $5

Tuesday 21

Beginning Swing Dance Classes w/ Portland Swing Project | Mechanics Hall | 519 Congress St, Portland | 6pm | $12 – $80

Salsa dance classes with Danza Latina, Portland, Maine | Danza Latina | 108 High St, Portland | 7pm

Thursday 23

Flamenco Dance Class For Total Beginners | Bourassa Dance Studio | 525 (rear) Forest Ave, Portland | 6pm | $10 – $55

Kizomba dance classes with Danza Latina, Portland, Maine. | Danza Latina | 108 High St, Portland | 6:45pm

Friday 24

Dance Party with rotating DJ’s | Spring Point Tavern | 175 Benjamin W Pickett St., South Portland | 8:30pm | Free

Saturday 25

Bachata dance classes with Danza Latina, Portland, Maine | Danza Latina | 108 High St, Portland | 5pm

Salsa dance classes with Danza Latina, Portland, Maine | Danza Latina | 108 High St, Portland | 6pm

Monday 27

Winter Belly Dance Class in Portland with Rosa Noreen | Bright Star World Dance | 108 High Street, Floor 3, Portland | 5:30pm | $145 – $155

Tuesday 28

Beginning Swing Dance Classes w/ Portland Swing Project | Mechanics Hall | 519 Congress St, Portland | 6pm | $12 – $80

Salsa dance classes with Danza Latina, Portland, Maine | Danza Latina | 108 High St, Portland | 7pm

Bachata dance classes with Danza Latina, Portland, Maine | Danza Latina | 108 High St, Portland | 8pm

FILM

Thursday 16

Civil Rights Film Series: Miles of Smiles, Years of Struggle | Rines Auditorium | 5 Monument Square, Portland | 6:30pm

Friday 17

Wet Hot American Summer Night | Port City Music Hall | 504 Congress St, Portland | 7pm

Saturday 18

Big Lebowski Night (4th Annual!) | Port City Music Hall | 504 Congress St, Portland | 7pm

Tuesday 21

Planned Parenthood Movie Night: Stigma + Dear Dr. Spencer | Space Gallery | 538 Congress St, Portland | 7pm | Free

Wednesday 22

The Body Code/Neurodome | Southworth Planetarium | 96 Falmouth St, Portland | 1pm | $5 – $5.50

Saturday 25

Earth’s Wild Ride/Great Planet Adventures | Southworth Planetarium | 96 Falmouth St, Portland | 3pm | $5 – $5.50

FOOD + DRINK

Wednesday 15

Literary Lunch: Mira Ptacin talks about her book The In-Betweens with TBA | Rines Auditorium | 5 Monument Square, Portland | 12pm

Maine Skeins Crafters | Maine Charitable Mechanic Association | 519 Congress Street, Portland | 12pm | Free

Happy Hour & Late Night Happy Hour | Sebago Brewing Company | 211 FORE ST, Portland | 4pm

Happy Hour Music Series! | Blue | 650A Congress St, Portland | 5pm

Stump Trivia | Sea Dog Brewing Company | 125 Western Ave, South Portland | 8pm

Hot Stove Dinner & Silent Auction | Hadlock Field | 271 Park Ave, Portland | 5:30pm

Thursday 16

Winter Comedy Night | North 43 Bistro | 1 Spring Point Drive, South Portland | 5pm | $10

Standup Comedy: Phunny at PHOME | 25 Temple St. Portland | 7pm | $10 – $15

Monday 20

FRIENDSGIVING | evening of food, drink and music by Ryan Zoidis to support the Friends School of Portland | Goodfire Brewing Co. | 219 Anderson Street Suite 6, Portland | 6:30pm |

Seanachie Nights presents Bill Hinderer | Bull Feeney’s Restaurant | 375 Fore Street, Portland | 7:30pm | Free

TRIVIA NIGHT at Sebago Old Port | Sebago Brewing Company | 211 FORE ST, Portland | 7pm

Wine Down | Sebago Brewing Company | 211 FORE ST, Portland | 4pm

Bess Jacques & The Strays | Solo Italiano | 100 Commercial St, Portland | 6pm | Free

Ladies Night | Sea Dog Brewing Company | 125 Western Ave, South Portland | 9pm

Karaoke | Sea Dog Brewing Company | 125 Western Ave, South Portland | 10pm

Happy Hour with Travis James Humphrey | The Dogfish Company | 128 Free St, Portland | 5pm

Live Music | Sea Dog Brewing Company | 125 Western Ave, South Portland | 9pm

Saturday 18

Afternoon Acoustic Concert | Urban Farm Fermentory Portland | 3pm | Free

Public Bean Supper | 310 Broadway South Portland | 5pm | $8 – $15

Tuesday 21

Tito Tuesdays! | Sebago Brewing Company | 211 FORE ST, Portland | 4pm

Friday 24

Malts and Mariners | Pickup and | drop off at Cross Insurance Area Free St Entrance, Portland | 4pm | Free

Souper Supper at Saint Mary’s | Saint Mary’s Episcopal Church | 43 Foreside Road, Falmouth Foreside | 5pm | Free

Sunday 26

Dirty Mae residency at Blue | Blue | 650A Congress St, Portland | 7pm

Tuesday 28

Life 101 | South Portland Public Library | 482 Broadway, South Portland | 10:30am

Patricia Marx and Roz Chast of the New Yorker, will present their new book, “You Can Only Yell At Me For One Thing At A Time: Rules For Couples,” an illustrated collection of love and relationship advice, Sat., Jan. 18, 7-8:30 p.m. at Print: A Bookstore, 273 Congress St., Portland

LITERARY ARTS

Wednesday 15

Writers’ Accountability Group | Thomas Memorial Library | 6 Scott Dyer Rd, Cape Elizabeth | 10am | Free

Literary Lunch: Mira Ptacin talks about her book The In-Betweens | Rines Auditorium | 5 Monument Square, Portland | 12pm

Rhythm and Rhymes for Babies | Portland Public Library | 5 Monument Square, Portland | 10:30am

Tales for Twos at Burbank | Burbank Branch | 377 Stevens Avenue, Portland | 10:30am

Toddle Town | South Portland Public Library | 482 Broadway, South Portland | 10:30am

Friday 17

Preschool Story Time at Peaks | Riverton Branch | 1600 Forest Avenue, Portland | 10:15am

Preschool Story Time at Burbank | Burbank Branch | 377 Stevens Avenue, Portland | 10:30am

Tales for Twos | Portland Public Library | 5 Monument Square, Portland | 10:30am

Letter Zoo | South Portland Public Library | 482 Broadway, South Portland | 10:30am

Preschool Story Time at Riverton | Riverton Branch | 1600 Forest Avenue, Portland | 10:45am

Saturday 18

Play Me a Story: I’ve Got a Feelin’ Series | Portland Stage Company | 25A Forest Ave, Portland | 10:30am | $8 – $15

Writers’ Group | South Portland Public Library | 482 Broadway, South Portland | 2pm

Patricia Marx and Roz Chast present their new book, YOU CAN ONLY YELL AT ME FOR ONE THING AT A TIME: RULES FOR COUPLES | Print: A Bookstore | 273 Congress Street, Portland | 7pm | Free

Historical Society, 489 Congress Street | Panel Discussion: “The History and Impact of Immigration in Maine” | 1pm

Sunday 19

Mechanics’ Hall Presents: Rick Bass | Maine Charitable Mechanic Association | 519 Congress Street, Portland | 12pm | Free

Cara Hoffman presents her new children’s book, BERNARD PEPPERLIN | Print: A Bookstore | 273 Congress Street, Portland | 3pm | Free

Monday 20

Seanachie Nights presents Bill Hinderer | Bull Feeney’s Restaurant | 375 Fore Street, Portland | 7:30pm | Free

Tuesday 21

Preschool Story Time | Portland Public Library | 5 Monument Square, Portland | 10:30am

Morning Book Group | South Portland Public Library | 482 Broadway, South Portland | 10:30am

Author Reading: Rat Six, a Novel Based on a Real Life Experience as a Vietnam War Tunnel Rat | Thomas Memorial Library | 6 Scott Dyer Rd, Cape Elizabeth | 6:30pm | Free

Wednesday 22

Graphic Novel Book Club | South Portland Public Library | 482 Broadway, South Portland | 3:30pm

Thursday 23

Maine’s Maritime History Influences Fiction | Thomas Memorial Library | 6 Scott Dyer Rd, Cape Elizabeth | 6:30pm | Free

Book Bambinos | South Portland Public Library | 482 Broadway, South Portland | 10:30am

Saturday 25

Play Me a Story: I’ve Got a Feelin’ Series | Portland Stage Company | 25A Forest Ave, Portland | 10:30am | $8 – $15

Many Voices Teen Book Group | Portland Public Library | 5 Monument Square, Portland | 1pm | Free

Monday 27

Books in Print: A Book Club discusses Esi Edugyan’s WASHINGTON BLACK | Print: A Bookstore | 273 Congress Street, Portland | 7pm | Free

Tuesday 28

Life 101 | South Portland Public Library | 482 Broadway, South Portland | 10:30am

Songwriting Workshop | Thomas Memorial Library | 6 Scott Dyer Rd, Cape Elizabeth | 6pm | Free

Maine author, Maria Padian, launches her new YA novel, HOW TO BUILD A HEART | Print: A Bookstore | 273 Congress Street, Portland | 7pm | Free

MUSIC

Wednesday 15

Aura | 121 Center St | “Rap Night,” with Ill By Instinct & El Shupacabra | 9pm

Blue | 650A Congress St | Happy Hour Music Series!  5pm | Irish Night Concert Series 7:30pm | Irish Session 9pm

Flask Lounge | 117 Spring St | ThumpDay!

Spring Point Tavern | 175 Benjamin W Pickett St. South Portland | Karaoke @ SPT | 8:30pm | Free

The Dogfish Company | 128 Free St | Acoustic open mic | 7pm

Thursday 16

Aura | 121 Center St | “Retro Night,” with DJ Jon | 9pm | Free

Blue | 650A Congress St | Happy Hour Music Series! 5pm | Hilton Park LIVE in Portland! 7pm

Bourassa Dance Studio | 525 (rear) Forest Ave | Flamenco Dance Class For Total Beginners | 6pm | $10 – $55

Danza Latina | 108 High St | Kizomba dance classes with Danza Latina, Portland, Maine. | 6:45pm

Empire | 575 Congress St | Al Ghaneker @ Empire Live Music & Events | 7pm | $5 – $10.31

Flask Lounge | 117 Spring St | KARAOKE w/ DJ COUGAR (Every Thursday)

Gritty McDuff’s – Portland | 396 Fore Street | A Band Beyond Description [Grateful Dead tribute] | 9pm | Free

Old Port Tavern | 10 Moulton St | karaoke with DJ Mike Mahoney | 9pm

Portland Public Library | 5 Monument Square | Noonday Concert Series – Margaret Hopkins and Bozena O’Brien | 12:15pm

Sea Dog Brewing Company | 125 Western Ave South Portland | Karaoke | 10pm

Solo Italiano | 100 Commercial St | Bess Jacques & The Strays | 6pm | Free

The Dogfish Company | 128 Free St | American chop suey | 8pm

The Porthole Restaurant & Pub | 20 Custom House Wharf | Quiet Riot Act | 6pm

Willows Pizza Restaurant | 740 Broadway South Portland | open mic | 7pm | Free

Friday 17

Aura | 121 Center St | “Plague,” goth/industrial night | 9pm

Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St | Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play | 11am | Free

Women in Harmony Presents The Right to Vote Concert | First Congregational Church, UCC | 301 Cottage Road South Portland | 7:30pm | $15 – $20

Flask Lounge | 117 Spring St | Friction Friday | 9pm | $5

Old Port Tavern | 10 Moulton St | DJ NoKlipz | 9pm

One Longfellow Square | 181 State Street, #201 | Steve Forbert | 8pm | $20 – $25

Port City Music Hall | 504 Congress St | Wet Hot American Summer Night | 7pm

Portland House of Music & Events | 25 Temple St. | Getmo | 8pm

Silver House Tavern | 123 Commercial St | karaoke | 9pm | Free

Space Gallery | 538 Congress St | Jewel Tone | 9pm | Free

Spring Point Tavern | 175 Benjamin W Pickett St. South Portland | Dance Party with rotating DJ’s | 8:30pm | Free

The Dogfish Company | 128 Free St | Happy Hour with Travis James Humphrey 5pm | Jazz Friday with LQH 8pm

The Porthole Restaurant & Pub | 20 Custom House Wharf | Ragged Jack!

Saturday 18

Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St | Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play | 11am | Free

Danza Latina | 108 High St | Bachata dance classes with Danza Latina, 5pm | Salsa dance classes with Danza Latina, 6pm

Women in Harmony Presents The Right to Vote Concert | First Congregational Church, UCC | 301 Cottage Road South Portland | 4pm | $15 – $20

One Longfellow Square | 181 State Street, #201 | Lucy Wainwright Roche | 8pm | $18 – $23

Portland Conservatory of Music | 202 Woodford St., 3rd Floor | Elliott Schwartz Memorial Practice Rooms Project | 7pm | $20

Portland House of Music & Events | 25 Temple St. | SMELLS LIKE THE 90s | 7pm

Seasons Grille | 155 Riverside St | karaoke | 8:30pm

Silver House Tavern | 123 Commercial St | karaoke | 9pm | Free

Space Gallery | 538 Congress St | EMILIA DAHLIN ALBUM RELEASE SHOWS | 3:30 and 7:30pm | $10 – $15

The Dogfish Company | 128 Free St | the heated

The Porthole Restaurant & Pub | 20 Custom House Wharf | SUGARBOX in the Porthole Pub! | 6pm

Trinity Episcopal Church | 580 Forest Ave. | Kelly Caufield sings “The Songs of Harold Arlen” | 7:30pm | $15

Urban Farm Fermentory | Afternoon Acoustic Concert | 3pm | Free

Sunday 19

Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St | Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play | 11am | Free

The Apohadion Theater | 107 Hanover St. | Preble St. Benefit Show | 7pm

Sun Tiki Studios | 375 Forest Ave. Portland | Barrence Whitefield & The Savages with Tiger Bomb Emcee, Mach Bell | 8pm | $12

Woodfords Congregational Church | 202 Woodfords Street | Portland String Quartet I | 2pm | $0 – $22

Monday 20

Bull Feeney’s Restaurant | 375 Fore Street | Seanachie Nights presents Bill Hinderer | 7:30pm | Free

Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St | Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play | 11am | Free

Empire | 575 Congress St | “The Great Open Mic” | 6pm

Flask Lounge | 117 Spring St | Shank Painters & Clapping in Irons

Goodfire Brewing Co. | 219 Anderson Street Suite 6 | FRIENDSGIVING  | to support the Friends School of Portland | 6:30pm

Old Port Tavern | 10 Moulton St | karaoke with DJ Marc Beatham | 9pm

Maine College of Art, 2020 Faculty Triennial, Exhibition Opening, Fri., Jan. 17, 5-8 p.m., on view through March 1, Institute of Contemporary Art, Maine College of Art, 522 Congress St., Portland.

Tuesday 21

Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St | Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play | 11am | Free

Danza Latina | 108 High St | Salsa dance classes with Danza Latina, Portland, Maine | 7pm

Flask Lounge | 117 Spring St | OPEN DJ NIGHT

Gritty McDuff’s – Portland | 396 Fore Street | Travis James Humphrey | 9pm | Free

Local 188 | 685 Congress St | Nightshades | 10pm | Free

Old Port Tavern | 10 Moulton St | karaoke with DJ Mike Mahoney | 9pm

Sea Dog Brewing Company | 125 Western Ave South Portland | Weekly Tuesday open mic night at the Sea Dog Brewery in SoPo | 8pm | Free

Wednesday 22

Aura | 121 Center St | “Rap Night,” with Ill By Instinct & El Shupacabra | 9pm

Blue | 650A Congress St | Adam & Jon Live at BLUE | 7:30pm

Blue | 650A Congress St | Happy Hour Music Series! | 5pm

Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St | Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play | 11am | Free

Empire | 575 Congress St | Laughter in the Rafters at Empire Comedy Club | 7pm | $5 – $5.15

Space Gallery | 538 Congress St | Damien Jurado & Nick Thune’s Sad Music, Sad Comedy Tour | 8pm

Spring Point Tavern | 175 Benjamin W Pickett St. South Portland | Karaoke @ SPT | 8:30pm | Free

The Dogfish Company | 128 Free St | Acoustic open mic | 7pm

Thursday 23

Aura | 121 Center St | “Retro Night,” with DJ Jon | 9pm | Free

Bayside Bowl | 58 Alder St | Music Video Portland 3 | 7pm | $10

Blue | 650A Congress St | Happy Hour Music Series! | 5pm

Bourassa Dance Studio | 525 (rear) Forest Ave | Flamenco Dance Class For Total Beginners | 6pm | $10 – $55

Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St | Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play | 11am | Free

Flask Lounge | 117 Spring St | KARAOKE w/ DJ COUGAR (Every Thursday)

Geno’s Rock Club | 625 Congress St | Vaulted, FASAD, Tossed Aside, Where They Hide | 8pm | $10

Gritty McDuff’s – Portland | 396 Fore Street | A Band Beyond Description [Grateful Dead tribute] | 9pm | Free

Old Port Tavern | 10 Moulton St | karaoke with DJ Mike Mahoney | 9pm

One Longfellow Square | 181 State Street, #201 | The Portland Jazz Orchestra with special guest The Fryeburg Academy Jazz Ensemble | 8pm | $5 – $10

Sea Dog Brewing Company | 125 Western Ave South Portland | Karaoke | 10pm

Solo Italiano | 100 Commercial St | Bess Jacques & The Strays | 6pm | Free

State Theatre | 609 Congress St | Greensky Bluegrass | 8pm | $29.50

The Dogfish Company | 128 Free St | Happy Folk

The Porthole Restaurant & Pub | 20 Custom House Wharf | Quiet Riot Act | 6pm

Willows Pizza Restaurant | 740 Broadway South Portland | open mic | 7pm | Free

Friday 24

Aura | 121 Center St | “Plague,” goth/industrial night | 9pm

Aura Maine | 121 Center St | We Banjo 3 | 8pm | $15

Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St | Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play | 11am | Free

Murphy’s Lawn at Luke’s Lobster | Portland Pier | 60 Portland Pier | Portland | 5-8 pm | Free

Old Port Tavern | 10 Moulton St | DJ NoKlipz | 9pm

One Longfellow Square | 181 State Street, #201 | Driftwood | 8pm | $15 – $20

Sea Dog Brewing Company | 125 Western Ave South Portland | Live Music | 9pm

Silver House Tavern | 123 Commercial St | karaoke | 9pm | Free

Spring Point Tavern | 175 Benjamin W Pickett St. South Portland | Dance Party with rotating DJ’s | 8:30pm | Free

The Apohadion Theater | 107 Hanover St. | Dog Park/Crunchcoat/Bait Bag/Lake Over Fire | 8pm

The Dogfish Company | 128 Free St | 4th Friday Jazz feature with the rotating special guest 8pm | Happy Hour with Travis James Humphrey | 5pm

The Porthole Restaurant & Pub | 20 Custom House Wharf | Vinyl Tap in the Porthole Pub! | 6pm

Saturday 25

Bayside Bowl | 58 Alder St | Portland Ska Nite: El Grande w/ Stop the Presses & Bad Combo | 8:30pm | $7 – $10

Boston Camerata Bicentennial Series: “Free America” Featuring Falmouth’s St Mary Schola |  Hannaford Hall | 88 Bedford Street | 4pm | Free

Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St | Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play | 11am | Free

Geno’s Rock Club | 625 Congress St | The Unscarred, Objet & Devils Nite Out | 8:30pm | $10

Maine Charitable Mechanic Association | 519 Congress Street | Palaver Strings: On the Nature of Daylight | 7pm | $1,

Portland Ovations | 50 Monument Sq Ste 201 | Pre-Performance Lecture: “Hot off the Keyboard” | 3pm

Seasons Grille | 155 Riverside St | karaoke | 8:30pm

Silver House Tavern | 123 Commercial St | karaoke | 9pm | Free

The Dogfish Company | 128 Free St | Hannah Damon and Friends

Urban Farm Fermentory | Afternoon Acoustic Concert | 3pm | Free

Woodfords Congregational Church | 202 Woodfords Street | First Annual Saturday Sing | 8:30am | $20 – $35

Sunday 26

Blue | 650A Congress St | Dirty Mae residency at Blue | 7pm

Cathedral of St. Luke’s | 143 State St | Concert | 3pm

Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St | Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play | 11am | Free

Port City Music Hall | 504 Congress St | The Rock And Roll Playhouse plays Music of Grateful Dead for Kids | 11:30am | $15

Monday 27

Bright Star World Dance | 108 High Street, Floor 3 | Winter Belly Dance Class in Portland with Rosa Noreen | 5:30pm | $145 – $155

Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St | Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play | 11am | Free

Empire | 575 Congress St | “The Great Open Mic” | 6pm

Novare Res Bier Cafe | 4 Canal Plaza | Portland Pub and Chantey Sing | 7pm | Free

Old Port Tavern | 10 Moulton St | karaoke with DJ Marc Beatham | 9pm

Tuesday 28

Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St | Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play | 11am | Free

Gritty McDuff’s – Portland | 396 Fore Street | Travis James Humphrey | 9pm | Free

Local 188 | 685 Congress St | Nightshades | 10pm | Free

Old Port Tavern | 10 Moulton St | karaoke with DJ Mike Mahoney | 9pm

Portland House of Music & Events | 25 Temple St. | Megan Jo Wilson’s Rockstar Showcase | 7pm

Sea Dog Brewing Company | 125 Western Ave South Portland | Weekly Tuesday open mic night at the Sea Dog Brewery in SoPo | 8pm | Free

Thomas Memorial Library | 6 Scott Dyer Rd Cape Elizabeth | Songwriting Workshop | 6pm | Free

THEATER

Good Theater presents MURDERERS by Jeffrey Hatcher | Good Theater | 76 Congress St, Portland | Sat Jan 18 12pm, Sun Jan 19 5pm, Tue Jan 21 7pm, Sat Jan 25 12pm, Sun Jan 26 5pm, Tue Jan 28 7pm | $22

Open Stage Night | Empire | 575 Congress St, Portland | Sun Jan 19 7pm | $5

Almost, Maine by John Cariani | Portland Stage Company | 25A Forest Ave, Portland | Jan 15 thru 17, 7:30pm | Jan 18, 4 and 8 pm | Jan 19, 2pm | Jan 21 and 22, 7:30 pm | Jan 23, 2 and 7pm | Jan 24, 7:30 pm | Jan 25, 4 and 8 pm | Jan 26, 2pm | Jan 29 thru 31, 7:30pm | $37 – $70

Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play | Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St, Portland | Fri Jan 17 11am, Sat Jan 18 11am, Sun Jan 19 11am, Mon Jan 20 11am, Tue Jan 21 11am, Wed Jan 22 11am, Thu Jan 23 11am, Fri Jan 24 11am, Sat Jan 25 11am, Sun Jan 26 11am, Mon Jan 27 11am, Tue Jan 28 11am | Free

“Narnia” a musical | Royal River Community Players | 305 US Rte 1 | Jan 17-18 and 23-25, 7pm | Jan 19 and 25, 2pm | tickets https://app.arts-people.com

Open Stage Night | Empire | 575 Congress St, Portland | Sun Jan 19 7pm | $5

Play Me a Story: I’ve Got a Feelin’ Series | Portland Stage Company | 25A Forest Ave, Portland | Jan 18 and Jan 25 | 10am | $8 – $15

Play Your Way: Visit with Portland Police Department | Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St, Portland | Fri Jan 17 5pm | Free

POPCORN FALLS (Maine Premiere!) | Good Theater | 76 Congress St, Portland | Wed-Fri 7pm | Sat 3 & 7pm | Sun 2pm | $25 – $32

The Effect by Lucy Prebble, directed by Christine Marshall | Jan 9-26, Fri/Sat 7:30pm | Sunday 2 pm | Talkback Jan 19 | $23 adults, $20 seniors | under 25 pay-what-you-can | Mad  Horse Theater | 24 Mosher Street | South Portland

VISUAL ARTS

THE TOLERANCE PROJECT | A showcases of posters designed by artists from around the world | Maine College of Art | 522 Congress Street, Portland | through Feb. 22 | Free

The Complete City: Imagined | Displays of historic maps of Portland | through Jan. 31 | UNE Art Gallery | 716 Stevens Ave., Portland | Free

…to unravel the bind: Maine College of Art 2020 Faculty Triennial | Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art | 522 Congress Street, Portland | Fri Jan 17 11am, Sat Jan 18 11am, Sun Jan 19 11am, Wed Jan 22 11am, Thu Jan 23 11am, Fri Jan 24 11am, Sat Jan 25 11am, Sun Jan 26 11am | Free

International Photography Exhibition | The Prince Memorial Library | 267 Main St, Cumberland | Opening Reception Jan 23 | show runs thru Feb 29

Music Video Portland III | Jan 23 | All ages | Tix $10 adv | $15 door | Bayside Bowl | 58 Alder St | Portland

SANCTUARY, a participatory installation about embodied experience | Emily Rapp Black & Carrie Scanga | through May 15 | UNE Ketchum Library Gallery | 11 Hills Beach Rd | Biddeford | https://library.une.edu/art-galleries/