CAMDEN — Third annual Dancing with Local Stars event to benefit The Community School at 7 p.m. Friday, April 15, Camden Opera House. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets $20, or $10 for children 12 and under, available at The Grasshopper Shop in Rockland, both Camden branches of Camden National Bank, Camden town office, HAV 11 and The Community School. For information call Michelle Peaco at 236-3000, ext. 110, or visit www.thecommunityschool.org.
HOULTON — Fifth annual Spring Sing Concert featuring gospel music performers, 7 p.m. Friday, April 15, Houlton Wesleyan Church. No admission charge. Special offering to benefit Greater Houlton Christian Academy.
BLUE HILL — Documentary film “Gasland” about natural gas drilling through hydraulic fracturing, 7 p.m. Friday, April 29, Blue Hill Public Library. Sponsored by Peninsula Peace & Justice. 326-4405.
LEWISTON — “Beau Jest,” 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday, May 6-8 and 12-15, plus 2 p.m. Saturday, May 14, The Public Theatre, 31 Maple St. For tickets, call 782-3200. Adults$18, seniors $16, under 18 $5. Group rates available.
ROCKPORT — Play “The Miser” by The Everyman Repertory Theatre of Camden at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, April 22, 23, 29 and 30; 2 p.m. Sundays, April 24 and May 1, at Rockport Opera House Tickets available at
HAV II, The Owl & Turtle Bookshop, Rock City Books & Coffee and Yo Mamma’s. 236-0173 or visit http://www.everymanrep.org.
NORTHEAST HARBOR — First Friday Coffeehouse open mike 7-8 p.m. and Live Jazz! 8-9 p.m. Friday, April 15, Northeast Harbor Library. $5 donation welcome.
WINTER HARBOR — Schoodic Arts for All Last Friday Coffeehouse with Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen, 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 27, Hammond Hall. Suggested donation $12. Children under 12 free. Doors open 6:30 p.m. 963-7670 or www.schoodicartsforall.org.
BELFAST — Film “Up the Ridge” about for-profit prisons and their impact on rural communities, 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 20, Belfast Free Public Library. Sponsored by Peace and Justice Group of Waldo County, Maine Prisoner Advocacy Coalition and Social Justice Committee of Unitarian-Universalist Church. Free and open to the public; donations appreciated. 342-3666.