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‘Due North’

Q&A with Harpswell documentarian Kelli Park

HARPSWELL Photographer and writer Kelli Park of Harpswell has — through her pictures and writing — begun documenting the lives of those who live and work on the town’s waterfront. More...

Bowdoin International Music Festival presenting the Ying Quartet

BRUNSWICK   A Grammy Award-winning group is coming to Brunswick.  The Bowdoin International Music Festival is presenting a concert by the Ying Quartet at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. More...

Theater Project staging ‘Dorian Gray’

BRUNSWICK   Now through Feb. 18, the Theater Project Professional Ensemble is staging a production of “The Picture of Dorian Gray,” by Oscar Wilde and adapted by Merlin Holland and John O’Connor.  More...

Midcoast Youth Theater conducting auditions for ‘Mary Poppins’

TOPSHAM   Midcoast Youth Theater is looking to assemble the cast for its spring show — “Mary Poppins.”  Auditions for the all ages production — which will be performed May 3-6 at the Crooker Theater in Brunswick &mda More...

HOROSCOPES

ARIES – MAR 21/APR 20 It can be difficult to focus with so many things running through your mind, Aries. Give it your best shot, especially at work where it counts the most. More...

Valentine’s Day offers ‘Love Letters’

BATH   The Chocolate Church Arts Center is marking the Valentine’s Day holiday with a performance of “Love Letters.”  The show begins at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. More...

Portland Symphony Orchestra offering romance-themed performances

PORTLAND   In celebration of Valentine’s Day, the Portland Symphony Orchestra will perform Ravel’s “Boléro” — and other works — in two shows leading up to the holiday.  More...

Art Guild of Freeport exhibit showing this month

FREEPORT Work from members of the Art Guild of Freeport is featured in an exhibition at Freeport Community Library during February. More...

Lincoln Theater to host screening of ‘Into the Light’

DAMARISCOTTA The Lincoln Theater is hosting a free screening of “Into the Light,” an upcoming PBS documentary about a psychologist who, while counseling veterans with PTSD, comes to terms with her own emotional trauma. More...

‘Seeing White’ radio series creator, guest to speak

PORTLAND   John Biewen, creator of the “Seeing White” documentary radio series, and his regular guest Dr. Chenjerai Kumanyika will speak about Northern racism, whiteness and radio documentary on Saturday, Feb. 10, in Portland.  More...

Longfellow Days Returns

BRUNSWICK Longfellow Days returns to the Brunswick area Sunday, kicking off a month-long celebration of poetry in honor of 19th century poet and Bowdoin College alum, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. More...

Longfellow Days 2018 Schedulee

THE COURSEN READINGS, PT. 1 Sunday, Feb. 4, 1 p.m. Fireplace Room, Curtis Memorial Library More...

Patten Free Library hosting women director film series

BATH   Starting this week and continuing into April, Patten Free Library is paying tribute to films directed by women.  The film series will take place at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, in the Community Room of the library. More...

HOROSCOPES

ARIES – MAR 21/APR 20 Aries, you give everyone the benefit of the doubt, and that’s commendable. Such a positive outlook will serve you and your relationships well. More...

Magician Norman Ng performing

GARDINER   Magician Norman Ng will mix magic, comedy and audience participation in a pair of shows at the Johnson Hall Performing Arts Center Saturday.  More...

Heather Pierson Acoustic Trio performing at Chocolate Church

BATH   Hailing from New Hampshire’s Mount Washington Valley, Heather Pierson and her trio are three musicians from three very different backgrounds. More...

Maine State Music Theatre seeks candidates for Educational Fellowship Program

BRUNSWICK   Maine State Music Theatre is seeking applicants for its highly regarded Educational Fellowship Program.  More...

‘Maine — The Way Life IS’ exhibit opening

BRUNSWICK   The work of Jan Roberson will be on display at Thornton Oaks, with the opening reception scheduled for Wednesday.  The opening of “Maine — The Way Life IS” will be at 4 p.m. Feb. 7. More...

Jordan Peele talks Oscars, ‘Get Out’ and Whoopi Goldberg

LOS ANGELES   Jordan Peele has been dreaming of his Oscar moment since he was 13, but now that it’s happened, he can hardly believe it.  More...

TOPPING THE CHARTS

Grammy winning artists reflect on what makes a song a hit

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE   More...