Belfast Maskers will present “Comedic Chekhov,” a series of scenes based on the works of Anton Chekov, reworked by playwright Neil Simon and with commentary by Marc Slonim and Michael Frayn.

An evening of dinner and theater will be presented Friday, Nov. 14, at 6 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, 95 High St., Belfast. The four-course meal will be catered by the Midcoast Regional Reentry Center. Tickets for the evening of dinner and show will be $15, $25 per couple, and will benefit the First Baptist Church's Outreach Program. For reservations (strongly recommended) or more information, call 338-2544.

The following weekend — Friday and Saturday, Nov. 21 and 22 — the comedic scenes, with added material and sans dinner, will be presented at 7 p.m. at First Baptist, with entrance by donation — a $10 donation is suggested. For more information, visit

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115; or