"Given the public health concerns surrounding the Coronavirus, and in line with recommendations from the CDC, Maine College of Art will be closed to the public for two weeks as of Saturday, March 14." "Some Things We Can Do Together: Megan and Murray McMillan" OPENING RECEPTION POSTPONED. Maine College of Art, 522 Congress St., Portland. (Megan and Murray McMillan, The Shape of Our Best Intentions, 2011)
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BENEFITS

WEDNESDAY 11

Pizza Social in support of Appalachian Mountain Club  | Maine Beer Company | 525 U.S. 1, Freeport | 221-5711 | info@mainebeercompany.com | 4-8pm | 20% of pizza sales will be donated to AMC

THURSDAY 12

Against the Tide | film screening and oyster event | 5:30-8pm | proceeds from sales benefit The Nature Conservancy’s Shellfish Growers Climate Coalition | Maine Beer Company | 525 U.S. 1, Freeport | 221-5711 | info@mainebeercompany.com

FRIDAY 13

LWVME Centennial Celebration & Beer Launch |  Maine Craft Distilling | 123 Washington Ave Portland | 6pm | entry is free | Proceeds from sales support the League of Women Voters of Maine.

The League of Women Voters of Maine, Centennial Celebration & Beer Launch. Proceeds from sales support the League of Women Voters of Maine. Friday, March 13, 6 p.m., Maine Craft Distilling, 123 Washington Ave., Portland. Entry is free.

COMEDY

WEDNESDAY 11

Tim Sample | Westbrook Performing Arts Center 471 Stroudwater St. Westbrook | 7:30pm | $7 – $10

Portland Comedy Co-Op Showcase |  Empire Live Music & Events | 575 Congress St Portland | 8pm | $5.

THURSDAY 12

Brendan Gay | Empire | 575 Congress St Portland | 7pm | 21+ | $10

Laugh Shack at Lincolns | Comedy Showcase | Market St, Portland | 8:30pm | $5

FRIDAY 13

Kendall Farrell @ Empire Live Music & Events | Empire 575 Congress St Portland | 7pm | 21+ | $10 – $15

Late Nite Comedy | Empire | 575 Congress St Portland | 10pm | 21+| $10

SATURDAY 14

Randy’s (Trailer Park Boys) Cheeseburger Picnic | Empire | 575 Congress St, Portland | 8pm | 21+ | $25

SUNDAY 15

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

MONDAY 16

Genny Social hosted by Ilana Glazer | Port City Music Hall 504 Congress St Portland | 7pm | $15

The Great Open Mic + Late Mic | Empire | 575 Congress St Portland | 6pm | 21+ | Free

TUESDAY 17

Portland Comedy Co-Op Showcase |  Empire Live Music & Events | 575 Congress St Portland | 8pm | $5.

THURSDAY 19

Winter Comedy Night at North43Bistro | North 43 Bistro 1 Spring Point Drive South Portland | 7:30pm | $10

Laugh Shack at Lincolns | Comedy Showcase | Market St, Portland | 8:30pm | $5

FRIDAY 20

Lev Fer | Empire | 575 Congress St, Portland | 7pm | 21+ | $20

SATURDAY 21

Late Nite Showcase | Empire | 575 Congress St, Portland | 10pm | 21+ | $5 adv / $10 door

MONDAY 23

The Great Open Mic | Empire | 575 Congress St, Portland | 6pm | 21+ | Free

DANCE

THURSDAY 12

Swing Dance w/ Portland Swing Project | Maine Ballroom Dance | 614 Congress St., Portland | 7pm | $10 – $15

Casco Bay Irish “Set” Dancers | No experience necessary | Call for FMI or to let us know you’re coming, 847-3038 | mdguscga70@gmail.com | Yarmouth Community House | 179 East Main St, Yarmouth | 7-9pm

FRIDAY 13

FOUNDATION FRIDAY | Flask Lounge | 117 Spring St, Portland

Nia Dance Jam: Fun Guided Barefoot Movement |FMI: www.erincurren.com | Casco Bay Movers | 517 Forest Ave, Portland | 6:30pm | $20

SATURDAY 14

Portland Youth Dance – Free Dance Classes | Casco Bay Movers Dance Studio | 517 Forest Ave., Portland | 11:30am

Glam Fatale Burlesque Extravaganza | Portland House of Music & Events | 25 Temple St., Portland | 8pm | $12 – $18

Beginner Tap Dancing for Adults | Portland Adult Education | 14 Locust St., Room 11, Portland | 10am | $12/class, $10/week | Saturdays through May 16

TUESDAY 17

Portland Youth Dance – Free Dance Classes | Casco Bay Movers Dance Studio | 517 Forest Ave., Portland | 11:30am

THURSDAY 19

Casco Bay Irish “Set” Dancers | No experience necessary | Call for FMI or to let us know you’re coming, 847-3038 | mdguscga70@gmail.com | Yarmouth Community House | 179 East Main St, Yarmouth | 7-9pm

SATURDAY 21

Beginner Tap Dancing for Adults | Portland Adult Education | 14 Locust St., Room 11, Portland | 10am | $12/class, $10/week | Saturdays through May 16

FILM

WEDNESDAY 11

Maine in the Movies: A Stolen Life (1946) | starring and produced by Bette Davis w/ intro by historian Mark Griffin | Nordica Theatre, 1 Freeport Village Station, Freeport | 7pm | free.

THURSDAY 12

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

Maine in the Movies: Charlotte’s Web (1973), animated feature film | Nordica Theatre | 1 Freeport Village Station, Freeport | 9:30am | free.

FRIDAY 20

Casco Bay High School Film Festival 2020 | Hannaford Hall | 88 Bedford Street, Portland | 6pm | $10 – $25

SUNDAY 22

Safety Last! (1923) [74 min] | Mayo Street Arts | 10 Mayo Street, Portland | 1pm | $5 – $10

FOOD FOR THOUGHT

WEDNESDAY 11

Musingo Music Bingo | The Painted Turtle | 89 County Rd, Scarborough | 6 PM

Musingo Music Bingo | Brewery Extrava| | 66 Cove Street, Portland| 6:30 PM| Free

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

THURSDAY 12

Musingo Music Bingo | Pat’s Pizza | 791 US I, Yarmouth | 6 PM | Free

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz | Every Thursday | Salvage BBQ, 919 Congress St | 8pm | Free to play

FRIDAY 13

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

Lullaby Project Celebration concert and potluck | Mayo Street Arts | 10 Mayo St, Portland | 6:30pm

SUNDAY 15

Bingo Bango | Every Sunday  | Salvage BBQ | 919 Congress St | 6pm | Free to play

MONDAY 16

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

TUESDAY 17

Musingo Music Bingo | Willows Pizza | 740 Broadway, South Portland | 7 PM | Free

Musingo Music Bingo | Pat’s Pizza | 112 Pleasant Street, Brunswick | 6 PM | Free

WEDNESDAY 18

Musingo Music Bingo | The Painted Turtle | 89 County Rd, Scarborough | 6 PM

Musingo Music Bingo | Brewery Extrava| | 66 Cove Street, Portland| 6:30 PM| Free

THURSDAY 19

Musingo Music Bingo | Pat’s Pizza | 791 US I, Yarmouth | 6 PM | Free

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz | Every Thursday | Salvage BBQ, 919 Congress St | 8pm | Free to play

FRIDAY 20

One Climate Future Lunch and Learn: Mitigation Strategies | Congregation Bet Ha’am | 81 Westbrook Street, South Portland | 12pm

SATURDAY 21

OUT and About Spring Fling | First Congregational Church, 301 Cottage Road, South Portland, ME | 301 Cottage Road, South Portland | 12pm | $5 – $10

Public Bean Supper | Peoples United Methodist Church | 310 Broadway South Portland | 5pm | $8 – $15

SUNDAY 22

Bingo Bango | Every Sunday  | Salvage BBQ | 919 Congress St | 6pm | Free to play

LITERARY ARTS

Call for writing submissions for “A Storied Affair” | 10-min readings around theme of Justice by Maine-based writers, Sat May 30 | Congregation Bet Ha’am | 81 Westbrook St, S. Portland |  No submission fee | Submissions accepted March 1-31  | bethaam.org/storied-affair

WEDNESDAY 11

MOOSE Storytelling | Rines Auditorium | 5 Monument Square, Portland | 6:30pm

Kifah Abdullah BOOK LAUNCH – Reading & Book Signing | Indigo Arts Alliance | 60 Cove St Portland | 5:30-7:30pmT

THURSDAY 12

Writers’ Meet-Up | Portland Public Library | 5 Monument Square, Portland | 6pm

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

Evening Book Group: Main Library | South Portland Public Library | 482 Broadway, South Portland | 6:30pm

Riverton Book Group | Riverton Branch | 1600 Forest Avenue, Portland | 6:30pm

Renegade Writers | Portland Ballet Studio Theater | 509 Forest Ave, Portland | 7pm | $12

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 13

Book Signing and Conversation with Mirabai Starr | Glickman Family Library | 314 Forest, Portland | 5pm

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

SATURDAY 14

Play Me a Story: Trailblazers Now & Then (Honoring the Fight for Women’s Suffrage) | Portland Stage Company | 25A Forest Ave, Portland | 10:30am | $8 – $15

Smart Girls Read @ PPL | Portland Public Library | 5 Monument Square, Portland | 2pm

TUESDAY 17

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

WEDNESDAY 18

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

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

Nick Bruel discusses his new children’s book, BAD KITTY JOINS THE TEAM | Print: A Bookstore | 273 Congress St, Portland | 5:30pm | Free

SATURDAY 21

Play Me a Story: Trailblazers Now & Then Series (Honoring the Fight for Women’s Suffrage) | Portland Stage Company | 25A Forest Ave, Portland | 10:30am | $8 – $15

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

Happy Birthday, Maine! | South Portland Public Library | 482 Broadway, South Portland | 3pm | Free

SUNDAY 22

Elisa Boxer discusses her new children’s nonfiction book, THE VOICE THAT WON THE VOTE | Print: A Bookstore | 273 Congress St, Portland | 11am | Free

TUESDAY 24

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

The Telling Room Presents: Stories by Young Writers & Leaders | Portland Museum of Art | 7 Congress Square, Portland | 4pm | Free

Jessica Anthony discusses her novel, ENTER THE AARDVARK, with author Richard Russo | Print: A Bookstore | 273 Congress Street, Portland | 7pm | Free

MUSIC

WEDNESDAY 11

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

Blue | 650A Congress St | Will Woodson and Caitlin Finley at Blue | 7:30pm

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

THURSDAY 12

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

“All City Concert” Portland Public Schools | Deering High School Gym | 370 Stevens Ave (behind the school building) | 4pm | Free

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

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

Port City Music Hall | 504 Congress St | Against Me! | 8pm | $22.50

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

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

The Apohadion Theater | 107 Hanover St. | Rustic Overtones (acoustic), with Bread | 8pm | $20

The Dogfish Company | 128 Free St | Polly J | 8pm

FRIDAY 13

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

Mayo Street Arts | 10 Mayo Street | Lullaby Project Celebration Concert | 6:30pm

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

One Longfellow Square | 181 State Street, #201 | Grant Gordy & Joe K. Walsh | 8pm | $15 – $20

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

The Dogfish Company | 128 Free St | Happy Hour with Travis James Humphrey 5pm | Jazz Friday with Latin infusion Viva at 8pm

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

Sun Tiki Studios | 375 Forest Ave | MissFits Friday the 13th Spectacular | 8pm | $10

The Thirsty Pig | 37 Exchange St, Portland | 7:30pm Red Tail Hawk | portlandthirstypigportland.com

SATURDAY 14

Mayo Street Arts | 10 Mayo Street | International Open Mic | 7pm | $10

One Longfellow Square | 181 State Street, #201 | Studio Two – The Early Beatles Tribute | 8pm | $20 – $25

Port City Music Hall | 504 Congress St | Enter the Haggis | 8pm | $20

Rwanda Bean | 185 Cottage Rd South Portland | Duo Mycorrhizae presents “Brightness of color” | 6:30pm | $0 – $15

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

South Portland Public Library | 482 Broadway South Portland | After Hours with Hadacol Bouncers | 7pm | Free

The Dogfish Company | 128 Free St | Steamboat gypsy band | 9pm

The Porthole Restaurant & Pub | 20 Custom House Wharf | Slygo Road in The Porthole Pub! | 6pm

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

Live Americana music | Every Saturday | Salvage BBQ | 919 Congress St | 8:30pm | No cover

The Thirsty Pig | 37 Exchange St, Portland | 2pm David Karl Roberts | 7:30pm Brett Wilson (Roots Of Creation) | $5 | portlandthirstypigportland.com

Live Americana music | Every Saturday | Salvage BBQ | 919 Congress St | 8:30pm | No cover

Glam Fatale Burlesque Extravaganza | $12 in adv.  $18 at door | Doors open at 8, show starts at 9 | Portland House of Music | 25 Temple St

Dueling Pianos “Keys to the City” Jim Ciampi & Seth Holbrook | $10 | Call for reservations | FMI go to our Facebook page

MONDAY 16

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

SPACE | 538 Congress St | Lower Dens | 8pm | $10 – $15

TUESDAY 17

Flask Lounge | 117 Spring St | OPEN DJ NIGHT

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

One Longfellow Square | 181 State Street, #201 | Josephine County | 7pm | $18 – $22

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

WEDNESDAY 18

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

Flask Lounge | 117 Spring St | ThumpDay!

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

THURSDAY 19

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

Blue | 650A Congress St | Pyro City, jazz fusion | 9pm | 21+

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

Maine Jewish Museum | 267 Congress Street | DaPonte String Quartet: Maine’s 200th – Music of Early Maine (Portland) | 7pm | $22.50

The Portland Jazz Orchestra with special guest the Westbrook High School Jazz Ensemble | One Longfellow Square | 181 State St, #201 | 8pm | $5 – $10

Portland Public Library | 5 Monument Square | Noonday Concert Series – Don Pride | 12:15pm

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

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

Space Gallery | 538 Congress St | R.A.P Ferreira with Kaile Chare | 8:30pm | $14 – $16

THURSDAY 19

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

Blue | 650A Congress St | Pyro City at Blue | 9pm | Free

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

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

Maine Jewish Museum | 267 Congress Street | DaPonte String Quartet: Maine’s 200th – Music of Early Maine (Portland) | 7pm | $22.50

Merrill Auditorium | 20 Myrtle Street | Las Cafeteras: In-School Performance Opportunity

The Portland Jazz Orchestra with special guest the Westbrook High School Jazz Ensemble | One Longfellow Square | 181 State St, #201 | 8pm | $5 – $10

Port City Music Hall | 504 Congress St | Las Cafeteras | 8pm | $25 – $45

Portland Public Library | 5 Monument Square | Noonday Concert Series – Don Pride | 12:15pm

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

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

Space Gallery | 538 Congress St | R.A.P Ferreira with Kaile Chare | 8:30pm | $14 – $16

FRIDAY 20

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

Bayside Bowl | Alder St | Lovewhip at Bayside Bowl | 8pm | $10 – $12

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

Geno’s Rock Club | 625 Congress St | TRAWL, Sepsiss, Revision & As Friends | 8pm | $10

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

One Longfellow Square | 181 State Street, #201 | Miss Tess & The Talkbacks | 8pm | $15 – $20

The Thirsty Pig | 37 Exchange St, Portland | 7:30pm Micromassé | portlandthirstypigportland.com

Port City Music Hall | 504 Congress St | Lez Zeppelin plays PHYSICAL GRAFFITI in its Entirety! | 9pm | $22

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

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 | Christie Ray Duo in the Porthole Pub! | 6pm

SATURDAY 21

Candy’s | 34 Portland Street | Spring 2020 Friendraiser | 7pm | Free

Geno’s Rock Club | 625 Congress St | Lurker Magazine #2 Release: Warhorse, Ogre, Vaulted & Køvvns | 8pm | $15

Port City Music Hall | 504 Congress St | Lost Dog Street Band | 8pm | $18

SPACE | 538 Congress St | Mount Sharp with Fonfon Ru and Superorder | 8pm | $8 – $10

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

The Dogfish Company | 128 Free St | the heated

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

Bayside Bowl | 58 Alder St, Portland | THAT1GUY “SET THE CONTROLS FOR THE HEART OF THE BUTTNOGGIN” tour | 9pm | all ages | $15 adv, $20 door

Travis James Humphrey | 7pm | Trinity Episcopal Church | 580 Forest Ave Portland | $15 door | 772-7421 | trinitychurchportland.org

The Thirsty Pig | 37 Exchange St, Portland | 2pm Mike Preston | 7:30pm Ali McGuirk | portlandthirstypigportland.com

Live Americana music | Every Saturday | Salvage BBQ | 919 Congress St | 8:30pm | No cover

SUNDAY 22

Maine Charitable Mechanic Association | 519 Congress St | 240 Strings Presents Cafe Music by the Portland Piano Trio! | 4pm | Free

One Longfellow Square | 181 State Street, #201 | Raging Brass | 8pm | $12 – $15

MONDAY 23

Flask Lounge | 117 Spring St | Monday of the Minds – A CommUNITY Hip Hop Showcase

Lunt Auditorium, OceanView at Falmouth | 74 Lunt Rd. Falmouth | OceanView at Falmouth Presents: The Capital Duo in Concert | 1pm | Free

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

TUESDAY 24

Flask Lounge | 117 Spring St | OPEN DJ NIGHT

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

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

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

Brunswick High School Players’ production of “The Addams Family” will take place at the Crooker Theater at Brunswick High School and will feature a live orchestra. Showtimes are Thursday, March 19 through Saturday, March 21 at 7pm, with an additional 2pm show on the 21st. Tickets available through brownpapertickets.com, or at the door; $15/adult, $12/students/seniors. (Submitted photo)

THEATER

“The Mother” by Lynne Conner | Studio Theater @Portland Stage | 25A Forest Ave, Portland | March 6-15 | $10 – $40

“Native Gardens” | Portland Stage Company | 25A Forest Ave, Portland | March 3-29 | $32 – $60

“The Addams Family” | Brunswick High School Players | Brunswick High School | 116 Maquoit Rd, Brunswick | March 19-20, 7pm | March 21, 2pm & 7pm | brownpapertickets.com, or at the door | $15, $12 students/seniors.

“Leonora Rabinowitz, I Love You” | Footlights Theatre | 190 US Rt 1, Falmouth | March 5-21 | Thurs 7pm | Fri 7:30pm | Sat 2pm & 730pm | $18-$20 | thefootlightstheatre.com

SATURDAY 14

Play Me a Story: Trailblazers Now & Then (Honoring the Fight for Women’s Suffrage) | Portland Stage Company | 25A Forest Ave, Portland | 10am | $8 – $15

Miwa Matreyek: “Glorious Visions in Animation” | Westbrook Performing Arts Center | 471 Stroudwater St., Westbrook | 3pm & 8pm | $25

SATURDAY 21

Punschi by Jana Zeller of Sandglass Theater | Mayo Street Arts | 10 Mayo St, Portland | 1pm | $5 – $25

Puppet Crimes – A Spybird Theater Production (World Premier!) | Mayo Street Arts | 10 Mayo St, Portland | 7pm | $12 – $20

VISUAL ARTS

ONGOING

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

State of Mind: Becoming Maine | Maine Historical Society | 489 Congress St, Portland | Mar 13 through Jan 2021

USM Glickman Family Library, MMPA Gallery, 5th Floor | 314 Forest Avenue | MMPA Celebrates 10 Years and 100 Maine Photo Collectors | 6pm | Free | through May 16

Grant Wahlquist Gallery: LANA TURNER HAS COLLAPSED! | 30 City Center 2nd floor, Portland | Wed-Sat | 11am – 6pm | through March 21

Able Baker Contemporary: Happy Agitation | 29 Forest Ave, Portland | through March 13 | Fri-Sun 1-5:30pm

THIS DESIRE: poetics & longing | Able Baker Contemporary | 29 Forest Avenue, Portland | Mar 23  through May 5

UNE Art Gallery | The House of the Soul | through June 14 | 716 Stevens Ave, Portland | This 10-person group show juxtaposes medical drawing with experimental figuration | FMI hirons@une.edu

A Walk in the Woods an Annual Exhibit of Visual Arts | Richard Boyd Art Gallery | 15 Epps Street, Portland | March 6-29 | Fri-Sun 10am | Free

“Ca Bhfuil Sinn Fein?” | Maine Irish Heritage Center | 34 Gray Street, Portland | Opens Mar 6, 5-8pm | Showing Fridays 10am-2pm through Mar 21 | Free

MIXTAPE #4 | SPACE | 538 Congress St, Portland | Through Mar 14 | Sat Mar 14 3pm

Maine Jewish Museum | 267 Congress St, Portland | 773-2339 | March 8 – May 1 | “Another Dimension” Victor Goldsmith, Spiegel Gallery | “Captured Moments” Alan Fishman, Fineberg Community Room | Elisabeth Greenberg, Third Floor Sanctuary | mainejewishmuseum.org

THURSDAY 12

Portland 2020 Curatorial Tour | Bruce Brown gives an informative walk through the exhibition | 6pm | Cove Street Arts | 71 Cove St | Portland | 808-8911 | covestreetarts.com

THURSDAY 19

POSTPONED: The Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art | 522 Congress St, Portland | “Some Things We Can Do Together” Megan and Murray McMillan | Opening reception & artists’ talk, 5-7pm | exhibit runs through April 24