Events

February 12-27, 2016 Fri. and Sat. 8:00 p.m. Sun. 2:00 p.m. The Concord Players present Proof, a Pulitzer Prize winning play by David Auburn. The daughter of a recently deceased mathematician must fight to prove the authorship of a landmark proof that is discovered among her father’s papers, while also dealing with his legacy of genius and mental illness. Tickets $20. Call 978 369-2990 or purchase on-line.

March 5, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
The Concord Band Winter Concert: Music From the Woods. Featuring Wei-Chen-Lin performing Concerto for Marimba and Wind Ensemble. Also Lincolnshire Posy by Grainger and Tales from the Vienna Woods by Johann Strauss. Admission free, contributions invited. For more information call 978 897-9969 or visit concordband.org.

March 12, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Club 51 with the Powderhouse Jazz Quintet, Janet Casey, vocalist. Dancing, table seating, cash bar and refreshments. Tickets $25. This is a special event to benefit the operation of 51 Walden. Call 978 369-7911 to reserve a table.

March 13, 2016 at 3:00 p.m.
Hammond Real Estate Concert Series. Free Concert of chamber music featuring violinist Arnaud Sussman and pianist Orion Weiss. For more information or to reserve a seat call 978 369-3999.

March 19, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
Balkan Music Night. Concert and Balkan Dance Party featuring more than twenty bands and choruses from the greater Boston area. For tickets, call the Folk Arts Center of New England 781 438-4387 or visit www.facone.org.

April 1 and 2, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
The Concord Orchestra Spring Concert: Horn Calls. The program features the BSO’s Richard Sebring in a performance of Mozart’s Horn Concerto No. 1 in D, Symphony No. 15 by Shostakovich, and Il Signor Bruschino Overture by Rossini. Tickets are $30/$25/$10. Call 978 369-4967 or buy on-line.

April 8 and 9, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Concord Band Spring Pops featuring guest vocalist Amanda Carr. Friday, April 8, Rotary Club sponsor, buy tickets on-line.  For the Saturday, April 9 concert, e-mail the Band at reservations@concordband.org.

April 29-May 14, 2016, Fri. and Sat. at 8 p.m., Sun. at 2 p.m.
The Concord Players performance of Amadeus, winner of seven Tony Awards. The play tells the story of the rivalry between Mozart and Salieri in 18th century Europe. Tickets $25. Call 978 369-2990 or buy on-line.

April 30, 2016 at 7 p.m.
Opera Gala at the home of Janet Casey and Guido Tamburini, 326 Mattison Dr. Concord. An evening of wine and song (and savories and sweets!) to support Opera 51’s production of Romeo and Juliet June 10-12, 2016. Tickets are $25. Call 978 369-7911 to reserve or purchase on-line.

May 20, 21, 22, 2016, Fri. and Sat. at 8 p.m., Sun. at 2 p.m.
The Concord Orchestra Pops: Outdoors Beckons. Program includes An Outdoor Adventure by Copland, Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso by Saint-Saens with violinist Siri Smedvig, and Flight of the Bumblebee by Rimsky-Korsakov. Table seating and refreshments. Tickets $30/$25/$10. Call 978 369-4967 or buy on-line.

June 10, 11, 12, 2016, Fri. and Sat. at 8 p.m., Sun. at 2 p.m.
Fully staged and costumed production of Romeo and Juliet by Charles Gounod, with chorus and orchestra conducted by Alan Yost. Lead roles will be sung by Robin Farnsley (Juliet), Joshua Collier (Romeo), Kim Lamoureux (Stephano), Scott Ballantine (Mercutio) James C.S. Liu (Count Capulet), and Stanley Wilson (Tybalt). Tickets are $30/$25 seniors and students. Call 978 369-7911 or purchase on-line.

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