January 6, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
Concord Youth Theatre Cabaret: Lights, Camera, Action. A fun-filled evening of song, skits and dance by high school and college students. Further information available at concordyouththeatre.org
January 26 and 27, 2018 at 8:00 p.m.
The Concord Orchestra Winter Concert: Collaborations. Walton’s Viola Concerto with Steven Ansell, BSO principal violist. Also on the program is Brahms’ Symphony No. 3 and How the Solar System was Won by Matthew Browne. Tickets are $25/$10. Call 978 369-4967 to reserve or buy on-line at www.concordorchestra.com
February 2, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
Violinist Sarah Whitney, joined by guitarist David Leisner, present Beyond the Notes, “an interactive concert experience that gives the audience a chance to get to know and learn about the performers beyond what can be read in their bios.” Tickets are $25/$15, available on-line.
February 9-24, 2018 at 8:00 p.m., Feb. 18 matinee at 2:00 p.m.
The Concord Players present You Can’t Take it With You by Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman. Alice Sycamore falls for banker’s son Tony Kirby and invites her snooty prospective in-laws to dinner to bless the marriage. Won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama. Tickets $22. Call 978 369-2990 or buy on-line at www.concordplayers.org
March 3, 2018 at 8:00 p.m.
The Concord Band Winter Concert: 1818-1918-2018. Petite Suite by Gounod, Irish Tune from County Derry & Shepherd’s Hey by Grainger, and Overture to Candide by Bernstein. Free concert, donations gratefully accepted.
March 17, 2018 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.
March 23 and 24, 2018 at 8:00 p.m.
The Concord Orchestra Concert: Spring Awakening. Debussy’s Printemps, Symphony No. 2 by Schumann, and a concerto with the winner of the Orchestra’s Young Artist Competition. Prelude recitals by other competition honorees at 7:15 p.m. Tickets are $25/$10. Call 978 369-4967, or buy on-line at www.concordorchestra.com
April 6 and 7, 2018 at 8:00 p.m.
Concord Band Spring Pops. Friday, April 6, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Concord, tickets at www.concordmarotary.com. For the Saturday, April 7 concert, call the Band at 978 897-9969 or visit TicketStage.
April 27-May 12, 2018 at 8 p.m., Sun. matinees April 29 and May 6 at 2 p.m.
The Concord Players performance of The Hunchback of Notre Dame by Menken and Schwartz. Victor Hugo’s epic story of love, acceptance and what it means to be a hero. Set in the famous 15th century Paris Cathedral with Quasimodo as the unlikely hero. Tickets $27. Call 978 369-2990 or buy on-line at www.concordplayers.org
May 18, 19, and 20, 2018, Fri. and Sat. at 8 p.m. Sun. at 2 p.m.
The Concord Orchestra Pops: Heroes and Villains. That Old Black Magic, (Johnny Mercer Songbook) by Hoffer, with vocalist Maureen McMullan. Selections from My Fair Lady. Table seating, refreshments for purchase. Tickets $25/$10. Call 978 369-4967 or buy on-line at www.concordorchestra.com
June 7, 9, and 10, 2018, Thur. and Sat. at 8 p.m., Sun. at 2 p.m.
Opera51’s fully staged and costumed production of Faust by Charles Gounod, with chorus and orchestra conducted by Alan Yost. Lead roles will be sung by Chris Eaglin, Robin Farnsley, and Michael Prichard. Tickets are $30/$25 seniors and students. Call 978 369-7911 or click here for more information.