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    Alicia Olatuja

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    August 14, 2015

    A dazzling young singer just now entering the height of her powers, Alicia Olatuja has quickly rocketed into the public consciousness on the strength of her wondrously supple voice and dynamic live presence. The Brooklyn (by way of St. Louis) vocalist flirts with jazz, soul, gospel and world music, but has discovered a sound that is entirely her own, bursting with warmth and spontaneity.

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    How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying

    Presented by Stoneham Theatre at Stoneham Theatre, Stoneham

    May 14 - June 7, 2015

    Book by Abe Burrows, Jack Weinstock, and Willie Gilbert
    Music and Lyrics by Frank Loesser
    Based upon the book by Shepherd Mead
    Originally presented by Cy Feuer and Ernest H....more

    Failure: A Love Story

    Presented by Cape Rep Theatre at Cape Rep Indoor Theater, Brewster

    May 7 - June 7, 2015

    "Upon entering the United States, the first order of business for Heiner and Marishka Failbottom was to have their bottoms chopped off by an overzealous Ellis Island desk clerk."- a line...more

    Lonely Planet

    Presented by Provincetown Theater

    May 27 - June 7, 2015

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    Rising Stars: In Mo Yang, violin and Renana Gutman, piano

    Presented by Rockport Music

    June 9, 2015

    Yang, First Prize Winner of the 2014 Concert Artist Guild Competition, joins with Gutman, who is on faculty of Bard College Conservatory of Music and praised by the New York Sun for playing with...more

    An Evening of French Music

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    June 11, 2015

    France takes center stage as an all-star assemblage of chamber musicians perform some of the greatest music from French composers. With a program that includes Ravel, Faure, Poulenc, Debussy and...more

    A Schubertiade Evening

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    June 12, 2015

    Three highly acclaimed musicians convene for an all-Schubert program which attempts to recreate the informal living room recitals held in Schubert’s honor. Featuring ...more

    Rothko's Rooms

    Presented by Peterborough Players at Peterborough Players, Peterborough

    June 12, 2015

    In honor of our 2015 Season debut play, Red, The Peterborough Players invites you to a free screening of the award-winning documentary film about Mark Rothko entitled Rothko's...more

    Art and Music: Boston Trio

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    June 13, 2015

    Heng-Jin Park, piano | Irina Muresanu, violin | Denise Djokic, cello

    Acclaimed for their superb sense of ensemble and wondrous balance, these virtuosic and...more

    Dreamgirls

    Presented by North Shore Music Theatre at North Shore Music Theatre, Beverly

    June 2 - June 14, 2015

    Full of onstage joy and backstage drama, DREAMGIRLS tells the story of an up-and-coming, 1960s girl group and the triumphs and tribulations that come with fame and...more

    Russell Sherman, piano Celebrating 85 Years

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    June 14, 2015

    Known as an eloquent communicator, pianist Russell Sherman is an insightful master who performs with a poetic grace.  With recital engagements and orchestral performances around the world,...more

    Robin Hood

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theater at Puppet Showplace Theater, Brookline

    June 4 - June 14, 2015

    By Brad Shur, Resident Artists

    Explore the wilds of Sherwood Forest in this rollicking retelling of the classic tale! When Robin discovers that the...more

    Masterclass: Anne Martindale Williams, cello

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    June 16, 2015

    Principal cellist with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

     


    David Deveau, piano Andrés Cárdenes, violin Anne Martindale Williams, cello

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    June 18, 2015

    Rockport Music’s Artistic Director David Deveau joins with beloved Festival favorites violinist Andrés Cárdenes and cellist Anne Martindale...more

    Childhood Memories Concert

    Presented by Back Bay Ringers at Fairchild Building, Cambridge

    June 19, 2015

    The Back Bay Ringers present "Childhood Memories," a concert that will make you nostalgic for your youth. Sit back and remember those carefree days with music from Mary Poppins, the...more

    Jupiter String Quartet

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    June 19, 2015

    The Jupiter String Quartet is a dynamic and democratic ensemble that has developed into one of the world’s most sought-after chamber groups. Over its 14-year history, the Jupiter has won...more

    Marc-André Hamelin, piano

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    June 20, 2015

    Pianist Marc-André Hamelin’s unique blend of musicianship and virtuosity brings forth remarkable interpretations recognized for their freedom, originality and prodigious mastery...more

    The Mavericks at Indian Ranch

    Presented by Indian Ranch at Indian Ranch, Webster

    June 20, 2015

    For two decades The Mavericks have been making magic in the studio and delivering genre-defying sound to live audiences everywhere. They have performed at Indian...more

    Ultrasonic Rock Orchestra - Summer Solstice Concert Bash

    Presented by Regent Theatre and Regent Theatre at Regent Theatre, Arlington

    June 20, 2015

    The Ultrasonic Rock Orchestra is a giant 10-vocalist rock band that performs thunderous, fist-in-the-air renditions of classic 70’s Brit Rock. As the works of Mozart and Beethoven live on in...more

    Family Concert: Jupiter Quartet

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    June 20, 2015

    Known for their engaging concerts, the Jupiter’s members infuse their performance with an enthusiasm for chamber music that is infectious to the audience.  Over its 14-year history, the...more

    Jupiter String Quartet, David Deveau, Andres Cardenes, Anne Martindale Williams

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    June 21, 2015

    The Jupiter Quartet joins with Rockport Music’s Artistic Director David Deveau and beloved Festival favorite’s violinist Andres Cardenes and cellist Anne Martindale Williams to perform...more

    Storyteller: The Photographs of Duane Michael

    Presented by Peabody Essex Museum at Peabody Essex Museum, Salem

    March 7 - June 21, 2015

    One of the most influential photographers of the 20th century, Duane Michals (b. 1932) is credited with pioneering new ways of considering and creating photographs....more

    Reagle Music Theatre presents Guys and Dolls

    Presented by Reagle Music Theatre of Greater Boston at Robinson Theater, Waltham

    June 11 - June 21, 2015

    Reagle Music Theatre of Greater Boston presents its 47th consecutive summer season at the Robinson Theatre featuring Guys and Dolls from June 11-21, 2015. Frank Loesser’s romantic comedy...more

    Summer Solstice Celebration

    Presented by Harvard Museum of Natural History and Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology at Harvard Museum of Natural History, Cambridge

    June 21, 2015

    Kick off summer at the Harvard Museums of Science & Culture's annual Summer Solstice celebration. Enjoy a fun evening of telescope viewings, music, dance, food, and hands-on activities for...more

    Arts Alive Festival '15

    Presented by ArtsFalmouth

    June 19 - June 21, 2015

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    Billy the Liar (New England Premiere!)

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theater at Puppet Showplace Theater, Brookline

    June 20 - June 21, 2015

    What happens when you tell a lie? Find out in this absurdist comedy adventure from the zany and twisted minds of TOYBOX Theatre and Cripps Puppets. "Billy the Liar" follows the adventures of Billy...more

    Rising Star: Matthew Aucoin, composer and Friends

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    June 23, 2015

    Matthew Aucoin is a composer, conductor, poet, and pianist. A 2012 graduate of Harvard College (summa cum laude), Aucoin is currently the Solti Conducting Apprentice of the Chicago Symphony...more

    Boston Symphony Chamber Players with Emanuel Ax, piano

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    June 25, 2015

    The Boston Symphony Chamber Players, consisting of the BSO’s principal players collaborates with one of the most brilliant pianists today—multi-Grammy Award winner Emanuel Ax.


    Emmanuel Music Ryan Turner, Artistic Director Andrew Rangell, guest pianist

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    June 26, 2015

    Currently under the artistic direction of Ryan Turner, Emmanuel Music is a Boston-based collective group of singers and instrumentalists founded in 1970 by Craig Smith. They will be joined by...more

    Peter Serkin & Julia Hsu, piano

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    June 27, 2015

    Pianist Peter Serkin is one of the most thoughtful and individualistic musicians performing today.  He joins the formidable and versatile young pianist Julia Hsu in a duo-piano...more

    Cuarteto Latinoamericano

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    June 28, 2015

    Winners of the Latin Grammy for Best Classical Recording in 2012 are heralded by the Washington Post for the group’s "matchless in tonal magnitude, tuneful fluency and concentrated...more

    Red by John Logan

    Presented by Peterborough Players at Peterborough Players, Peterborough

    June 17 - June 28, 2015

    Red by John Logan - Winner of 6 Tony Awards including Best Play.

    John Logan’s Tony and Drama Desk Award winning play, RED brings you inside the studio of famed...more

    Help Save the Monkey!

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theater at Puppet Showplace Theater, Brookline

    July 1 - July 3, 2015

    Summer Puppet Adventures : Get ready to blast off, set sail, and soar through summer with our annual adventure series!

    8-year-old Howard and 80-year-old Lillian must rush to save a monkey...more

    Pokey LaFarge

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    July 5, 2015

    A young songwriter with an old soul, Pokey LaFarge is reinvigorating the music of the 20’s and 30’s, adding a fresh new voice and energy to ragtime blues, western swing and riverboat...more

    Rising Star: Cicely Parnas, cello Noreen Polera, piano

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    July 7, 2015

    A young cellist of remarkable talent, Cicely Parnas stands poised for a breakout season.  Hailed by the New York Times for her “velvety sound, articulate passagework and keen...more

    Tommy Castro

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    July 8, 2015

    A beloved Bay Area blues rock veteran, Tommy Castro infuses his sound with heavy doses of Memphis soul, the bluesman delivering searing Stratocaster lines alongside gritty, roadhouse-rattling...more

    Anonymous 4

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    July 9, 2015

    Renowned for their unearthly vocal blend and virtuosic ensemble singing, the four women of Anonymous 4 combine historical scholarship with contemporary performance intuition to create their...more

    Richard Stoltzman, clarinet Yehudi Wyner, piano David Deveau, piano

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    July 10, 2015

    Two-time Grammy Award-winning clarinetist Richard Stoltzman teams up with acclaimed pianist, Yehudi Wyner, and Rockport Music’s Artistic Director, David Deveau.


    Escher Quartet with Gilles Vonsattel, piano

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    July 11, 2015

    The Escher Quartet are members of The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and join with pianist Gilles Vonsattel, top prize winner at the prestigious 2002 Naumburg International Piano...more

    Montgomery Gentry at Indian Ranch

    Presented by Indian Ranch at Indian Ranch, Webster

    July 11, 2015

    When the two Kentucky boys—Eddie, is from Lancaster and Troy is from Lexington—first burst onto the national scene in 1999 with the defiant...more

    Pinocchio

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theater at Puppet Showplace Theater, Brookline

    July 8 - July 11, 2015

    Summer Puppet Adventures : Get ready to blast off, set sail, and soar through summer with our annual adventure series!


    Carlo Collodi's epic about a puppet who wants to become a real...more

    Escher Quartet with Carol Wincenc, flute

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    July 12, 2015

    An acclaimed Grammy-nominated flutist, Carol Wincenc was the recipient of the 2011 Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Flute Association and the 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award from the...more

    Easton Corbin at Indian Ranch

    Presented by Indian Ranch at Indian Ranch, Webster

    July 12, 2015

    With two No. 1 singles, multiple awards and nominations, plus performances on some of the biggest stages in the world, Easton Corbin is coming to Indian Ranch!

    Corbin became the first...more

    Intimate Exchanges by Alan Ayckbourn

    Presented by Peterborough Players at Peterborough Players, Peterborough

    July 1 - July 12, 2015

    Intimate Exchanges- A comedy by Alan Ayckbourn

    This surprising comedy by Ayckbourn, the master of the form, was nominated for London’s prestigious Olivier Award and...more

    Melanie

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    July 17, 2015

    A singer-songwriter known for her surprise starring role at Woodstock and her subsequent #1 hit “Brand New Key,” Melanie has remained an iconic voice for the “summer of...more

    Chris Young at Indian Ranch

    Presented by Indian Ranch at Indian Ranch, Webster

    July 18, 2015

    Declared “country music’s superstar next door,’ by Huffington Post, Chris Young has accomplished more by the age of 29 than some artists do in a...more

    The Jungle Book by Joseph Robinette, based on The Mowgli Stories by Rudyard Kipling

    Presented by Peterborough Players at Peterborough Players, Peterborough

    June 20 - July 18, 2015

    The Jungle Book - By Joseph Robinette, based on The Mowgli Stories by Rudyard Kipling

    A classic comes vividly to life in the story of Mowgli, the boy raised by wolves,...more

    Iris DeMent

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    July 18, 2015

    Immersed in gospel music and traditional country growing up, Iris DeMent brings a raw vulnerability to her gospel-tinged melodies which has brought her both critical and popular acclaim. ...more

    All Tales! Stories and Songs from Old New England

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theater at Puppet Showplace Theater, Brookline

    July 15 - July 18, 2015

    Summer Puppet Adventures : Get ready to blast off, set sail, and soar through summer with our annual adventure series!

    Have you ever wanted to sing along with a sea shanty? Or dive deep...more

    Phil Vassar

    Presented by Indian Ranch at Indian Ranch, Webster

    July 19, 2015

    As a singer/songwriter, Phil has hit the Top 5 seven times with songs like “Carlene,” “Last Day of My Life” and “American Child” and topped the charts with...more

    Shrek

    Presented by North Shore Music Theatre at North Shore Music Theatre, Beverly

    July 7 - July 19, 2015

    Based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film, Shrek The Musical is a Tony Award-winning fairy tale adventure. SHREK THE MUSICAL brings all the beloved characters...more

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