Susan Anthony Collages
A show of collages by Wellfleet artist Susan Anthony will have an opening on Sunday, March 8, from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Great Pond Gallery of the Wellfleet Council on Aging at 715 Old King’s Highway.
The exhibit features a cross-section of work produced by Anthony over the last 10 years in archival pigment digital prints. It will be on view through April 3 at the COA, which is open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Tamora Israel to Read at Writer’s Voice Café
The Writer’s Voice Café, the monthly open mic at the Provincetown Public Library, will feature poet and actor Tamora Israel at its next event, on Wednesday, March 11, from 6 to 8 p.m. at 356 Commercial St.
Israel, who gave a TEDxProvincetown talk in 2019, “Consent and Boundaries in a post-#MeToo Era,” and last month wrote a brief one-act for the 24-Hour Plays at the Provincetown Theater, will showcase the evolution of her poetry at the Writer’s Voice Café. The event is free, and refreshments will be served.
Provincetown Art Up for Auction
James R. Bakker Antiques is holding its spring online auction, featuring work from the estate of Patrick Manning and other collections, with bidding ending on Saturday, March 7, from 1 p.m., going lot by lot.
A selection of classic art from the Provincetown art colony is available, as well as work from contemporary artists, from Ray Nolin and Agnes Weinrich to Anne Packard and Chet Jones.
All bidding is done online at bakkerproject.com, or call (508) 413-9758 for more information.
Cape Artists Find ‘Natural Attraction’
Work by Nancy Berlin, Prilla Smith Brackett, Terry Gips, Susan Lyman, and Robert Shreefter will be featured in the show “Natural Attraction,” curated by Phyllis Ewen, at the Brickbottom Gallery at 1 Fitchburg St., Suite C111, in Somerville.
The work by the artists, who are either local or show on the Outer Cape, is inspired by “how imagination and memories interact with the natural world,” writes Ewen in her blog.
An opening reception will be held on Sunday, March 8, from 4 to 6 p.m., and the exhibit will be on view through April 4.
A Show of Students’ Art at PAAM
“Carrot Cake: We Make It All Differently,” a show of work by students in all three tiers of the Art Reach program at the Provincetown Art Association and Museum, will have an opening on Saturday, March 7, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
The students, who also curated the exhibit, are in the Art on the Edge, Art Reach 101, and Reaching Forward Mentor programs. The show will be on view at the museum at 460 Commercial St. through March 29.
Music and Theater Highlights
Catie Flynn: Saturday, March 7, 5-7 p.m. at Truro Vineyards, 11 Shore Road, Truro. No cover.
Billy Hardy & Beth Sweeney perform traditional Celtic music with student dancers from the Kanaley School of Irish Dance: Saturday, March 7, 3 p.m. at Wellfleet Public Library, 55 West Main St. Free.
Denya LeVine: Music Salon on Wednesday, March 11, 1:30 p.m. at Provincetown Council on Aging, 2 Mayflower St. Free.
Denya & Friends: Irish Folk Sessions: Friday, March 6, 7-9 p.m. at Provincetown Brewing Co., 141 Bradford St. No cover.
Tianna Esperanza: Monday, March 9, 7 p.m., with open mic hosted by Peter Donnelly, at Coffeehouse at the Mews, 429 Commercial St., Provincetown. $5 donation benefits WOMR and Provincetown Theater.
Lighthouse Chamber Players: Elizabeth Chang, violin, and Alissa Leiser, piano, on Sunday, March 8, 2 p.m. at Wellfleet Public Library, 55 West Main St. Free.
Lower Cape Resistance Chorus: all welcome, Monday, March 9, 7-8 p.m. at Wellfleet Preservation Hall, 330 Main St. Free.
Áine Minogue, Celtic Harp: Winter Afternoon Concert Series, Saturday March 7, 4 p.m. at Wellfleet Preservation Hall, 335 Main St. $15 in advance at wellfleetpreservationhall.org; $16 at door; kids 13 and under, $10/$11.
Frank Poraski: Friday, March 6, 5-7 p.m. at Truro Vineyards, 11 Shore Road, Truro. No cover.
Gregg Sullivan: Winter Music Series, Saturday, March 7, 1 p.m. at Eastham Public Library, 190 Samoset Road. Free.
Mike Flanagan: Thursdays, 7-10 p.m. and Fridays, 8-11 p.m. at Tin Pan Alley, 269 Commercial St., in Provincetown. No cover.
Jon Richardson: Fridays and Saturdays from 9 p.m. at the Crown & Anchor’s Dive Bar, 247 Commercial St., Provincetown. No cover.
Broadway: Then and Now: Friday-Saturday, 7 p.m., through March 14, at Academy Playhouse, 120 Main St., Orleans. $20; students $10 at academyplayhouse.org.
The Mosquito Story Slam, “Locals”: Saturday, March 7, 7 p.m. (sign-up at 6:30) at Provincetown Theater, 238 Bradford St. $15 at provincetowntheater.org.
Red Herring, by Michael Hollinger, a workshop at the Veterans’ Company: Friday, March 6, 7 p.m. and Saturday, March 7, 2 & 7 p.m. at Cape Rep, 3299 Route 6A, Brewster. $10 at caperep.org.
Women’s Voices: stories, poems, and songs by Cape Cod women in celebration of International Women’s Day, featuring Tamora Israel, Harriet Korim, Deborah McKay, K.C. Myers, Candace Perry, Wilderness Sarchild, Liberty Schilpp, Sallie Tighe, and Anne Walsh, on Sunday, March 8, 7-8:30 p.m. at Wellfleet Public Library, 55 W. Main St. Free.
Drag Bingo with Tiki Bronstein, Wednesdays at 9:30 p.m. at Atlantic House, 4-6 Masonic Place, Provincetown.
Drag Karaoke at Governor Bradford, 312 Commercial St., Provincetown: Dana Danzel, Fridays and Saturdays at 9:30 p.m. No cover.
RuPaul’s Drag Race: Season 12, live on TV, hosted by Bang and Qya Cristal, Fridays at 8 p.m. (doors open at 7) at Crown & Anchor’s Wave Bar, 247 Commercial St., Provincetown. No cover.