Thursday, April 9
In A Man Apart, author Peter Forbes documents the life of the late conservationist Bill Coperthwaite, a Maine homesteader whose back-to-the-land lifestyle and eloquent critique of society led many to consider him a modern-day Thoreau. Forbes and fellow conservationists and friends honor Coperthwaite at Frontier (14 Maine St., Fort Andross, Brunswick) from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. SOLD OUT explorefrontier.com. 725-5222. And at the State Theatre (142 High St., Portland), Dweezil Zappa leads his band through his dad’s album One Size Fits All and other favorites at 8 p.m. Tix: $35-$75 (all ages). 800-745-3000. statetheatreportland.com.