Judy Gold performs stand-up comedy at the Art House, 214 Commercial St. in Provincetown, all summer long beginning Friday, June 25th, at 9 p.m. Gold has racked up several comedy specials for HBO, Comedy Central, and LOGO, and starred in acclaimed shows off Broadway. Tickets are $30 at provincetownarthouse.com.
Provincetown’s Art House has announced its 2021 summer season — which will take place in-person, indoors at 214 Commercial St. and at town hall — after last year’s season was postponed by the pandemic. The return coincides with the tenth anniversary of the “Broadway @” series launched by Seth Rudetsky and artistic director Mark Cortale.
Twenty-four acts traversing comedy, drag, cabaret, Broadway, and rock are scheduled. Judy Gold delivers her comedy act all season long from June 25th to September 1st. Alaska Thunderfuck, winner of the second season of RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars, performs on July 11th. Later on, another Drag Race star, Ginger Minj, performs from August 4th to September 11th. Broadway stars include Kristin Chenoweth, who originated the role of Glinda in Broadway’s Wicked, on August 8th; Lillias White making her Art House debut on August 27th and 28th; and Beth Malone, Tony-nominated for her starring role in Fun Home, on August 30th. Other highlights: Musician Melissa Ferrick plays one night only, in honor of Girl Splash, on July 22nd, and Ben Rimalower presents a live taping of his podcast Broken Records: The Albums You Wouldn’t Shut Up About on August 23rd. Tickets are on sale at ptownarthouse.com.
East End Books Ptown is hosting two free Zoom events this week. The first is with Natalie Jenner, author of The Jane Austen Society, and Jennifer Rosner, author of The Yellow Bird Sings, on Friday, Aug. 7, at 6 p.m. The second is with comedian Judy Gold, author of Yes, I Can Say That, and Chef Rossi on Wednesday, Aug. 12, at 6 p.m. Register at eastendbooksptown.com.