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Guitar Workshop

Some Neat Techniques for Finger-Style Guitar--- Rolls, Tenth Ladders and False F

Event Date: 
Sat, 03/24/2012 - 13:00

''Magic in the Air'' with Chris Mitchell,George Saterial, and Bryson Lang

"Magic in the Air" is a unique variety show featuring an exciting mixture of three talented entertainers. If you take a healthy dose of comedy, throw in a handful of magic, and blend it, you have the recipe for Chris Mitchell's hysterical and original comedy magic. Next, from the stages of Broadway in New York to New Zealand's renowned Regent Theater, George Saterial has traveled five continents performing his classically inspired illusions. Discover for yourself what George Saterial's truly timeless magic is all about.

Event Date: 
Fri, 03/23/2012 - 20:00

New World Jazz Composers Octet

The music is a kaleidoscope: shifting effortlessly from the intimacy of a piano trio to the shouting horns of a big band. The music conjures a range of feelings, from Jobim's melodic and harmonic warmth, to the spontaneity and excitement of Charles Mingus' groups, to the harmonic pastels of Herbie Hancock's explorations of the late 60's.

Event Date: 
Sun, 03/18/2012 - 14:00

Scamps Comedy Presents ''Boston Irish'' with Mike Donovan

Mike Donovan -- one of Boston's premier comedians since the days of the Ding Ho -- headlines the hit standup show "Boston Irish." The show, which plays regularly at Comix at Foxwoods, features three of Boston's finest Irish-American comics. Although best known for his sports-related material, Donovan covers a wide spectrum of topics, ranging from pop culture to all nature of human foibles.

Event Date: 
Sat, 03/17/2012 - 20:00

The Stan Strickland ''Be Here Now'' Quartet

Singer, saxophonist, flutist, actor Stan Strickland has performed throughout the United States, Europe, Scandinavia, the Caribbean, New Zealand and the former Soviet Union. In addition to numerous radio and television appearances, Stan has performed in many clubs and concert halls, including Jordan and Symphony Halls in Boston, Carnegie Recital Hall and Town Hall in New York, and at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. His work has been featured on recordings by Bob Moses, Marty Erlich, Webster Lewis and Brute Force.

Event Date: 
Fri, 03/16/2012 - 20:00

''Cabaret Eclectic'' w Christine Fontana, Bobby Gadoury, Lisa Hall, Dale Lepage and Casey Thomas with The Bobby Gadoury Trio

Come out and spice up your Sunday afternoon with the eclectic flavorings of Cabaret, Jazz, and Pop. Cabaret Eclectic is a diverse group of local performers who joined together through their common passion for great song and music. The group consists of vocalists Dale Lepage, Christine Fontana, Bobby Gadoury, Lisa Hall, and Casey Thomas, with a trio led by Bobby Gadoury.

Event Date: 
Sun, 03/11/2012 - 14:00

Boreal Tordu celebrates Acadian Culture with concert & traditional Acadian food

Boreal Tordu celebrates Acadian Culture with concert & traditional Acadian food

Event Date: 
Sat, 03/10/2012 - 19:00

Big Doozie presents Mister G

Dubbed "irresistible" by People magazine, Mister G writes funky, original songs ("Pizza for Breakfast";"Sneaky Chihuahua";"Shark in my Bathtub") that have captivated audiences in Europe, Latin America and around the USA. His recently released Grammy-nominated album BUGS, showcases his musical versatility with song styles including rock, ska, bluegrass, bossa nova, and reggae. Mister G's interactive, bilingual concerts have established him as one of the rising stars of the children's music scene. Don't miss your chance to BUG out with Mister G!

Event Date: 
Sat, 03/10/2012 - 14:30

''Frankie & Dean... One For The Road'' By Jimmy Mazz and Patrick Tobin

See, and hear Dean Martin personified by Jimmy Mazz, teamed with internationally recognized Frank Sinatra tribute artist Patrick Tobin as they bring you the ultra cool personalities of "The Chairman Of The Board", and "The King Of Cool", Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin. Patrick's look of a young Sinatra is appreciated and amplified by his low vocal resonance as he belts out hit after hit. And his dry wit is sure to strike your funny bone.

Event Date: 
Fri, 03/09/2012 - 20:00

Gail Rundlett CD release ''Heart of a Believer'' Julian Rundlett opens

Gail Finnie Rundlett is a seasoned performer who has been playing on the New England coffeehouse circuit for the last 25 years. She just released her 4th solo album, "Heart of a Believer" in November, 2011. This recording, her first since 1995, marks Gail's return to an increased performing schedule. Some of the musicians contributing to the album are Robin Batteau, Aoife O'Donovan (of Crooked Still), Jake Armerding and Ryan Kennedy from the Mountain Stage band. Gail's music runs the gamut from American Traditional to songs by Bruce Springsteen and Ingrid Michaelson.

Event Date: 
Sun, 03/04/2012 - 14:00

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