Great Music on Sundays @5 presents the second of its virtual concerts on Sunday, Aug. 1, 5 p.m. Pianist Craig Combs — along with violinist Thomas Collum, violist Chris Nunn, and cellist Leo Eguchi — perform a program of Mozart and Beethoven. Visit ptownmusic.com to watch, or to make a donation.
Legendary gospel and soul icon Mavis Staples returns to the Payomet Performing Arts Center, 29 Old Dewline Road in Truro, on Sunday, Aug. 1, 7 p.m. On the eve of her 80th birthday, Staples says that “I sing because I want to leave people feeling better than I found them.” Tickets are between $55 and […]
With its Friday, July 30 show at Truro Vineyards as part of Twenty Summers sold out, indie rock stalwarts Luna will perform at the Cape Cinema, 35 Hope Lane in Dennis, on Sunday, Aug. 1, 8 p.m. Luna has released a string of acclaimed albums, starting with Lunapark in 1992. The band broke up in […]
The Truro Public Library hosts a virtual Zoom event with museum educator Philip Yenawine on Monday, Aug. 2, 5 to 6:30 p.m. Yenawine will discuss Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS), a method developed with cognitive psychologist Abigail Housen to engage children with art that they may find unfamiliar or challenging. Registration is free at trurolibrary.org.
Directed by David Drake, Provincetown Theater’s production of The Glass Menagerie — Tennessee Williams’s memory play about love, loss, and familial dysfunction — opens at the Playhouse in the Parking Lot, 238 Bradford St. in Provincetown, on Monday, Aug. 2 and runs through Sept. 2. Performances are Monday through Thursday, 7 p.m. Tickets are $45 […]
The Truro Historical Society hosts “Native Enslavement and Settler Colonialism in Early New England: Origins, Experiences, and Legacies,” a talk by Lin Fisher, professor of history at Brown University, and Paula Peters, an author, activist, and member of the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe. It will take place Wednesday, Aug. 4, 5 p.m. at the Highland House […]
Acclaimed singer and actress Melissa Errico presents “Amour & After” poolside at the Crown & Anchor, 247 Commercial St. in Provincetown, for two nights, Wednesday, Aug. 4 and Thursday, Aug. 5, 6 p.m. Errico will perform classics by Michel Legrand such as “Watch What Happens” and “The Windmills of Your Mind,” as well as songs […]
Join Wellfleet Preservation Hall on Wednesday, Aug. 4, 7 p.m. for a screening of two short films by local filmmaker Michael Cestaro: White Space and Clay. The screening will be accompanied by live music by singer Mozelle, one of the subjects of White Space. Clay is a disarming and poetic profile of ceramicist Steve Kemp. […]