ONCE the musical

Academy of Performing Arts 120 Main Street, Orleans

The Academy of Performing Arts is presenting one Saturday-night preview of the Tony-winning musical romance "Once" this weekend before the show runs through much of December. The story: In Dublin, an Irish musician and a Czech immigrant are drawn together by their …

Digney Fignus

O'Shea's Olde Inne 348 Main Street, West Dennis

Eurydice – Met Opera

Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater Route 6, Wellfleet, next to the Post Office, Wellfleet

The Metropolitan Opera: Live in HD Brilliant American composer Matthew Aucoin brings a new take on the ancient Greek myth of Orpheus. With a libretto by Sarah Ruhl (The Clean House, In the Next Room or The Vibrator Play), adapted …

$15 – $30

Baroque Ensemble in Concert

Church of The Transfiguration Rock Harbor, Orleans

Join us for a festive Baroque Ensemble Concert featuring works by Albinoni, Purcell, and Corelli’s Christmas Concerto. 508-240-2400 Church of the Transfiguration Rock Harbor, Orleans, MA

$18 – $30

Thomas Murray—Celebratory Concert

Church of The Transfiguration Rock Harbor, Orleans

Join us for a concert performed by Thomas Murray in celebration of the completion of the St. Cecilia organ at the Church of the Transfiguration in Orleans, MA.  Be enveloped with music and orchestral colors by the complete surround-sound pipe organ at …

$18 – $35

The New Black Eagle Jazz Band

Cultural Center of Cape Cod 307 Old Main Street, South Yarmouth

Currently celebrating its 50th anniversary, the New Black Eagle Jazz Band has delighted audiences worldwide with its infectious, soulful, and uplifting style of traditional New Orleans jazz. Paying homage to the greatest musicians of the early jazz era – Louis Armstrong, Jelly Roll Morton, …

$25

Carol Sing with Organ and Brass

Church of The Transfiguration Rock Harbor, Orleans

Join us for a festive Carol Sing! Let’s “raise the rafters” with traditional carols including Angels We Have Heard on High, O Little Town of Bethlehem, and Joy to the World, accompanied by Brass and the newly completed St. Cecilia …

Free

Tom Rush with Matt Nakoa and Monica Rizzio

Cotuit Center For The Arts 4404 Falmouth Rd., Cotuit

Come see legendary folk icon Tom Rush on the Main Stage, joined by singer songwriter Matt Nakoa and special guest Monica Rizzio for an incredible evening filled with great stories, sweet ballads and gritty blues. Learn more & get tickets …

Tom Rush with Matt Nakoa and Monica Rizzio

Cotuit Center For The Arts 4404 Falmouth Rd., Cotuit

Come see legendary folk icon Tom Rush on the Main Stage, joined by singer songwriter Matt Nakoa and special guest Monica Rizzio for an incredible evening filled with great stories, sweet ballads and gritty blues. Learn more & get tickets …

Tom Rush with Matt Nakoa and Monica Rizzio

Cotuit Center For The Arts 4404 Falmouth Rd., Cotuit

Come see legendary folk icon Tom Rush on the Main Stage, joined by singer songwriter Matt Nakoa and special guest Monica Rizzio for an incredible evening filled with great stories, sweet ballads and gritty blues. Learn more & get tickets …

Piano Sonatas by Beethoven and Liszt: Ana Glig in Recital

Cultural Center of Cape Cod 307 Old Main Street, South Yarmouth

Ana Glig (Gligvashvili) is an award-winning concert pianist praised for her ability to “capture hearts” by Musical America. A recipient of Alfred Cortot’s prize for the best interpretation of romantic music, Glig has performed internationally in Europe and the United States in solo and chamber settings. …

$20

Sweet Honey In The Rock

Provincetown Town Hall 260 Commercial St., Provincetown

Payomet proudly presents Sweet Honey In The Rock on Saturday, December 18, 7:30 pm at Provincetown Town Hall. The Grammy-nominated vocal ensemble has a history of over four decades of distinguished artistry, creating positive, loving, and socially conscious music. Over …

Cinderella (Massenet) – Met Opera

Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater Route 6, Wellfleet, next to the Post Office, Wellfleet

The Metropolitan Opera: Live in HD In this New Year’s Day performance, Laurent Pelly’s storybook staging of Massenet’s Cendrillon, a hit of the 2017–18 season, is presented with an all-new English translation in an abridged adaptation. Capacity is limited to …

$15 – $30

Rigoletto (Verdi)

Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater Route 6, Wellfleet, next to the Post Office, Wellfleet

The Metropolitan Opera: Live in HD Tony Award­–winning director Bartlett Sher’s bold new take on Verdi’s timeless tragedy resets the opera in 1920s Europe, with Art Deco sets by Michael Yeargan and elegant costumes by Catherine Zuber, themselves boasting a …

$15 – $30

Ariadne auf Naxos (R. Strauss)

Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater Route 6, Wellfleet, next to the Post Office, Wellfleet

The Metropolitan Opera: Live in HD The exhilarating soprano Lise Davidsen makes her Live in HD debut in one of her signature roles, the mythological Greek heroine of Strauss’s enchanting masterpiece. Capacity is limited to allow for physical distancing between …

$15 – $30

Don Carlos (Verdi)

Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater Route 6, Wellfleet, next to the Post Office, Wellfleet

The Metropolitan Opera: Live in HD New Production/Met Premiere: For the first time in company history, the Met presents the original five-act French version of Verdi’s epic opera of doomed love among royalty, set against the backdrop of the Spanish …

$15 – $30

Turandot (Puccini)

Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater Route 6, Wellfleet, next to the Post Office, Wellfleet

The Metropolitan Opera: Live in HD Superstar Anna Netrebko makes her long-awaited Met role debut as Puccini’s icy princess, with tenor Yonghoon Lee as the bold prince determined to win Turandot’s love, soprano Ermonela Jaho as the devoted servant Liù, …

$15 – $30

Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti)

Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater Route 6, Wellfleet, next to the Post Office, Wellfleet

The Metropolitan Opera: Live in HD Soprano Nadine Sierra takes on one of the repertory’s most formidable and storied roles, the haunted heroine of Lucia di Lammermoor, in an electrifying new staging by in-demand Australian theater and film director Simon …

$15 – $30

Hamlet (Dean) – Met Opera

Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater Route 6, Wellfleet, next to the Post Office, Wellfleet

The Metropolitan Opera: Live in HD New Production/Met Premiere: When Australian composer Brett Dean’s Hamlet had its world premiere at the Glyndebourne Festival in 2017, The Guardian declared, “New opera doesn’t often get to sound this good … Shakespeare offers …

$15 – $30