Beatlemania Coming to Portland
Beatles Cartoon Pop Art Show by Ron Campbell, an animator of “Yellow Submarine,” Prism Analog, 34 Preble St., Portland, Friday, Nov. 8, 4-8 p.m.; Nov. 9, noon-6 p.m.; Nov. 10, noon-4 p.m.
“Serenity – 2019,” Richard Boyd Art Gallery, 15 Epps St., Peaks Island, opening of annual exhibit of paintings that evoke tranquility, through Nov. 30, www.richardboydartgallery.com.
“Tall Tales and Short Stories” by Nancy Morgan Barnes opening reception: 5-7 p.m., Greenhut Galleries, 146 Middle St. Portland. On view to Nov. 30. Free, greenhutgalleries.me.
The Maine Animation Festival/ANIMAINE: 2 p.m. -midnight, animation from around the world, Best Western Merry Manor Inn, 700 Main St., South Portland. $9-$75, www.animaine.org.
The Women of Casco Bay Artisans Exhibition: 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Casco Bay Artisans, 68 Commercial St., Building A, Portland. Free, cascobayartisans.com.
Maine College of Art Open House: 11 a.m. -3 p.m., 522 Congress St., Portland. Free, www.meca.edu.
“Paperwork,” Opening Reception: 1-3 p.m., works on paper by Karen Adrienne, Kathleen Florance, Frank Mauceri, and Munira Cove Street Arts, 71 Cove St., Portland. Free, www.covestreetarts.com.
“Holding Up the Sky,” Maine Historical Society, 489 Congress St., Portland. Honors the First People of Maine, to February 2020.
Maine Filmmaker Showcase: “Neptune,” 6:30 p.m., hosted by Maine Film Association and Portland Media Center at PMC, 516 Congress St., followed by a Q&A with filmmakers, www.mainefilm.org.
Merrill Film Society Screens “Detour,” (1945, NR), 7 p.m., Merrill Memorial Library, 215 Main St., free and open.
Portland Museum of Art, screenings inspired by exhibits, new work by local and emerging talent, conversations with filmmakers, documentary subjects and scholars, portlandmuseum.org/events/movies.
Southworth Planetarium, USM Science Building, 96 Falmouth St., Portland, 780-4249.
Maine Museum of Photographic Arts Opening Reception: Jack Montgomery and Ralph Gibson: “Appearances,” 6-8 p.m., Glickman Family Library, 314 Forest Ave., Portland.
Children’s Museum and Theatre of Maine, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday-Sunday; 9-11 a.m. members only; first Friday night of each month 5-8 p.m. with $2 admission, 142 Free St., Portland, 828-1234, kitetails.org.
International Cryptozoology Museum, 4 Thompson’s Point Road, Portland, call 518-9496 for hours.
Maine Historical Society Museum Galleries and Store, Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. to April 30, 489 Congress St., Portland, 774-1822, mainehistory.org.
Maine Jewish Museum, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday-Friday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 267 Congress St., Portland, 773-2339, mainejewishmuseum.org.
Portland Museum of Art, Congress Square, Monday-Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Thursday and Friday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. through Jan. 12, portlandmuseum.org.
Yarmouth History Center, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 118 East Elm St., Yarmouth, 846-6259, yarmouthmehistory.org/.
#HOTSHOW 20: 8 p.m., Aura Maine, 121 Center St, Portland, all ages, $25.
Big Wild – Superdream Tour: 8 p.m. State Theatre, 609 Congress St, Portland, $22.
Noonday Concert Series: Luette Saul & Tina Davis, 12:15 p.m., First Parish Church, 425 Congress St., Portland. Free.
Rachael & Vilray: 8 p.m. Port City Music Hall, 504 Congress St., Portland, $35.
El Malo: 10 p.m., Latin dance music blended with jazz, hiphop, funk, soul, and progressive rock, Blue, 650A Congress St., Portland. portcityblue.com.
Happy Hour with Travis James Humphrey: 5-7 p.m., The Dogfish Company, 128 Free St., Portland. thedogfishcompany.com.
Ikirenga cy’Intore – Rwandan Dance: 7 p.m., traditional Rwandan songs, dancing and drumming, Mayo Street Arts, 10 Mayo Street, Portland. $10, www.brownpapertickets.com.
Patty Griffin: 8 p.m. State Theatre, 609 Congress St, Portland. $40.
3 Aces: 7 p.m., eclectic mix of roots music featuring strong vocals, Cadenza, 5 Depot St., Freeport. $12, www.brownpapertickets.com.
Cul-de-Sax: 7 p.m. South Portland Public Library, 482 Broadway. Free, southportlandlibrary.com.
Astral Meditations with Rob Byrd: 7 p.m., tranquil musical accompaniment to imagery of the cosmos, Southworth Planetarium, 96 Falmouth St, Portland. $8-$10.
The Kingdom Choir: 8 p.m., Merrill Auditorium, 20 Myrtle St., Portland, $25-$60, portlandovations.org.
The Larry Williams Band: 8 p.m., swing, rhythm and blues, classic rock, One Longfellow Square, 181 State St., Portland. $12-$15, onelongfellowsquare.com.
Calypso Soldiers: 8:30 p.m., diverse blend of dance music. Spring Point Tavern, 175 Benjamin W Pickett St., South Portland. Free.
Women’s Musician Showcase: 7 p.m., new and established women singers & songwriters of Portland & beyond. Blue, 650A Congress St, Portland. portcityblue.com.
Big Head Todd & the Monsters: 8 p.m. State Theatre, 609 Congress St, Portland. $32.
Bess Jacques & The Strays, 7 p.m., Sundays, MJ’s Wine Bar, 1 City Center, Portland. Free, www.bessjacques.com.
Blue, 650A Congress St., Portland, live music 5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday, 21+, by donation, portcityblue.com/event-calendar.
Irish Music Sessions, 6-8 p.m. Mondays, O’Reilly’s Cure, Route 1, Scarborough, oreillyscure.com.
Jazz Friday with Latin infusion Viva, 8-11 p.m. The Dogfish Company, 128 Free St., Portland. thedogfishcompany.com.
Karaoke @ SPT, 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. every Wednesday, Spring Point Tavern, 175 Benjamin W. Pickett St., South Portland. Free.
Dance Party with rotating DJs, 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. every Friday, Spring Point Tavern, 175 Benjamin W Pickett St., South Portland. Free.
“Lungs,” Dramatic Repertory Company presents the Maine premiere, Nov. 8-17, off-kilter love story, Portland Stage, 25A Forest Ave.
“Papermaker,” by Maine author Monica Wood, Nov. 7-23, Footlights Theatre, 190 U.S. Route 1, Falmouth, Thursdays, 7 p.m. pay-what-you-can; Fridays, 7:30 p.m.; Saturdays 2 & 7:30 p.m., $18-$20.
Cherry Lemonade -It’s Drag Night, 7:30 & 9 p.m., Flask Lounge, 117 Spring St., Portland, $5.
Creed Bratton of The Office, An Evening of Music and Comedy: 8 p.m., Port City Music Hall, 504 Congress St., Portland. $20.
JT Habersaat: 7 p.m., Portland comedian and writer, Port City Music Hall, 504 Congress St, Portland. $15, www.ticketmaster.com.
Eveningstar Cinema, 149 Maine St., Brunswick, classically romantic environment for fantasy, pleasure, adventure and fun, eveningstarcinema.com.
Frontier, Fort Andross, 14 Maine St., Brunswick, independent, documentary, art, adventure and foreign film, explorefrontier.com/events/film.
“Tracking Spirit,” Markings Gallery, 50 Front St., Bath, exhibit of shamanic fiber art by Nancy Marstaller, Susan Mills and Sara Palumbo, through November.
Wren Pearson bright, fun, folk art-inspired paintings by Pownal artist, Chocolate Church Arts Center, 804 Washington St., Bath. Through Nov. 13, www.chocolatechurcharts.org.
Haitian Metal Art Show & Sale, by Konbit Sante Cap-Haitien Health Partnership, The Little Dog Coffee Shop, 87 Maine St., Brunswick, to Nov. 15.
Art Sale: opening reception 5-8 p.m., also Saturday 10 a.m.-3 p.m., paintings, jewelry, photography, ceramics and mixed media, South Freeport Community Hall, 98 South Freeport Road.
Centre St. Arts Gallery, 11 Centre St., Bath, 442-0300, centrestartsgallery.blogspot.com.
Chocolate Church Art Gallery, 804 Washington St., Bath, 442-8455, bit.ly/2Gy51hS.
Frontier Cafe, Fort Andross, 14 Maine St., Brunswick, 725-8820, explorefrontier.com.
Gallery at UUCB, 1 Middle St., Brunswick, 729-8515, uubrunswick.org/church-activities.
The Green Lion Gallery, 23 Center St., Bath, greenlionart.com.
ICON Contemporary Art, 19 Mason St., Brunswick, 725-8157, bit.ly/2ByW2Hx.
LaMarche Gallery, David Saul Smith Union, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, 725-3902, bit.ly/2rOilEE.
Maine Fiberarts Gallery, 13 Main St., Topsham, 721-0678.
Markings Gallery, 50 Front St., Bath, 443-1499, markingsgallery.com.
Points of View Art Gallery, Brunswick Business Center, 18 Pleasant St., Brunswick, 373-9300, povartistsmaine.com.
Sarah Greenier Gallery, 428 Middle St., Bath, 443-3936, sarahgreenier.com.
Whatnot Gallery at Spindleworks, 7 Lincoln St., Brunswick, 725-8820, spindleworks.org.
“African/American: Two Centuries of Portraits,” Bowdoin College Museum of Art, 245 Maine St., Brunswick, through Feb. 9.
Insights: Bowdoin Slam Poets: 7 p.m. Students from Bowdoin Slam Poets Society, Bowdoin College Museum of Art, 245 Maine St., Brunswick. Free and open to the public. www.bowdoin.edu.
Bowdoin College Museum of Art, 245 Maine St., Brunswick, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday; 1-5 p.m. Sunday to Nov. 10. 725-3275, bowdoin.edu/art-museum. Free.
Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum, Hubbard Hall, 9 South Campus Drive, Bowdoin College, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Saturday; 2-5 p.m. Sunday. 725-3416, bowdoin.edu/arctic-museum. Free.
Between War and Here: Galilei Veterans Day Tour: 7 p.m., National Public Radio war correspondents Neal Conan and Anne Garrels with chamber group Ensemble Galilei, First Parish Congregational Church, 9 Cleaveland St, Brunswick. $10-$20, www.egmusic.com.
Tom Acousti & Friends, 7 p.m., Ground Floor, 14 School St., Freeport, no cover, BYOB.
3 Aces: 7 p.m., Cadenza, 5 Depot St., Freeport, eclectic mix of roots music featuring strong vocals. $12.
Jud Caswell: 8 p.m., Byrnes’ Irish Pub, 38 Centre St., Bath. byrnesirishpub.com.
Melanie: Woodstock Anniversary: 7:30 p.m., Chocolate Church Arts Center, 804 Washington St, Bath.
Oratorio Chorale presents G.F. Handel’s “Israel in Egypt”: 3 p.m., St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 39 Pleasant St., Brunswick. $25, oratoriochorale.org.
Songwriters Open Mic: 6 p.m., Byrnes’ Irish Pub, 16 Station Ave, Brunswick. byrnesirishpub.com.
Veterans’ Day Swing Fling with the Volunteers Jazz Band, 6:30 p.m., swing and big band era music to benefit Honor Flight Maine, Chocolate Church Arts Center, 804 Washington St., Bath. visitbath.com.
Seaside Girls: 7:30 p.m., Frontier Theater, 14 Maine St. Mill 3 Fort Andross, Brunswick. Free, www.explorefrontier.com.
Irish Music Sessions, 7-9 p.m. Mondays, Byrnes Irish Pub, Centre Street, Bath; 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, Byrnes Irish Pub, 16 Station Ave., Brunswick, byrnesirishpub.com.
Side Door Coffeehouse, Unitarian Universalist Church of Brunswick, 1 Middle St., third Friday of the month, open mic sign-up 6:45 p.m., followed by feature performer, by donation, bit.ly/2EyUGj0.