Catfish Row Sings Out at WHAT
The Metropolitan Opera’s new production (by James Robinson) of George and Ira Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess, set on Catfish Row in Charleston, S.C., with Eric Owens as Porgy and Angel Blue as Bess, will be screened live in HD on Saturday, Feb. 1, at 12:55 p.m. at the Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater at 2357 Route 6.
James Robertson conducts. Also in the cast: Golda Schultz, Latonia Moore, Denyce Graves, Frederick Ballentine, Alfred Walker, and Donovan Singletary.
Tickets are $30, seniors $27, students $12 at what.org.
The Train Screens at Film Art Series
John Frankenheimer’s 1964 World War II drama, The Train, starring Burt Lancaster, Paul Scofield, and Jeanne Moreau, the story of a mission to save priceless art from the Nazis, will screen on Wednesday, Feb. 5, at 7 p.m. as part of the Provincetown Film Art Series at the Waters Edge Cinema at 237 Commercial St. (Whaler’s Wharf), 2nd floor, in Provincetown. Admission is $12-$8 or by series pass.
The series is hosted by Howard Karren, who will lead a discussion after the screening.
Peter Trull Photographs in Eastham
Photographer Peter Trull will have a show of his work, “This Wild Cape,” with an opening reception on Thursday, Feb. 6, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the Eastham Public Library at 190 Samoset Road. The photographs will be on view through the end of the month. Admission is free and open to the public.
“I was there, I observed, and I captured the moment on camera,” writes Trull in an announcement for the exhibit.
Music and Theater Highlights
Bespoke Trio: Winter Music Series on Saturday, Feb. 1, 1 p.m. at Eastham Public Library, 190 Samoset Road. Free.
Sarah Burill: Saturday, Feb. 1, 5-7 p.m. at Truro Vineyards, 11 Shore Road in Truro. No cover.
Celtic Roots: Saturday, Feb. 1, 1 p.m. at Truro Public Library, 7 Standish Way. Free.
Jazz at Lincoln Center: “The Best of Count Basie and Duke Ellington’s Black, Brown and Beige,” on Digital Concert Network, Saturday, Feb. 1, 2 p.m. at Provincetown Public Library, 356 Commercial St. Free.
Denya LeVine and Julie Charland: Celtic songs and sea shanties on Thursday, Jan. 30, 11:15 a.m. at Wellfleet Council on Aging, 715 Old King’s Highway. Free.
Kathy Phipps: Monday, Feb. 3, 7 p.m., with open mic, at Coffeehouse at the Mews, 429 Commercial St., Provincetown. $5 donation benefits WOMR and Provincetown Theater.
Sonny and Perley: Rowena Myers Waking Up Winter With Music Series, Saturday, Feb. 1, 2 p.m. at Snow Library, 67 Main St. in Orleans. Free.
Gregg Sullivan: Friday, Jan. 31, 5-7 p.m. at Truro Vineyards, 11 Shore Road in Truro. No cover.
Mike Flanagan: Thursday, Jan. 30, 7-10 p.m. and Friday, Jan. 31, 8-11 p.m. at Tin Pan Alley, 269 Commercial St., in Provincetown. No cover.
Porgy and Bess, by George Gershwin. Live in HD from the Metropolitan Opera in Lincoln Center, Saturday, Feb. 1, 12:55 p.m. at Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater, 2357 Route 6. $30, seniors $27, students $12 at what.org.
Drag Bingo with Tiki Bronstein, Wednesday, 9:30 p.m. at Atlantic House, 4-6 Masonic Place, Provincetown.
Drag Karaoke at Governor Bradford, 312 Commercial St., Provincetown: Dana Danzel, Friday-Saturday, 9:30 p.m. No cover.