New Bedford Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Yaniv Dinur invite the public to the Zeiterion Performing Arts Center for the 2022–2023 concert series. Season tickets are now available, and past […]
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Billy Ocean is an award-winning recording artist best known for a string of pop and soul anthems in the ’70s and ’80s, including the Grammy Award-winning “Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run),” “When The Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going.” Billy Ocean is Britain’s most commercially successful Black artist, having sold more […]
Todd Baptista brings the original voices of doo-wop to New Bedford, and this year's Doo Wop XIX: The Real Deal stars five original rock’n’roll, rhythm’n’blues, and doo-wop artists from the 1950s and early ‘60s. The concert includes Jay Siegel and the Tokens (“The Lion Sleeps Tonight”), The Tymes (“So Much in Love”), The Mystics (“Hushabye”), […]
This modern adaptation of The Three Musketeers, mashes up waltz with spoken word and high court drama with high fashion hip-hop. At 6 p.m. there will be a pre-show talk with members of The Acting Company. The actors will discuss their artistic process and reimagining of the swashbuckling classic for today's audience. Questions encouraged.
Eddie B has established himself as the official voice of teachers across the globe. Educators from America to Africa, Dallas to Dubai, New York to New Delhi (and beyond) are getting a lesson in the funniest ways to express their worst frustrations and they are loving every second of Eddie B’s uncensored, raw, and hysterically […]
Featuring guest conductor Oriol Sans, this concert juxtaposes two pieces about places, culture, people, and sounds. The iconic fountains around Rome, with their magnificent sculptures, come to life in the gorgeous composition of Respighi. In his exhilarating piece, Chinese-American composer Zhou Tian evokes the story of the people who built the transcontinental railroad that linked […]
RKO Army performs a live shadow cast as the 1975 cult classic rolls on screen. Audience participation is a big part of the experience, so bring approved props with you or purchase a prop bag for $3 ($5 for two). Water pistols, candles, lighters, or any food, including rice and toast, are prohibited. The Rocky Horror Picture […]
Part Jimi Hendrix, part James Brown, and all New Orleans, Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews is the bandleader and frontman of Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue. He has gained international acclaim for his trombone and trumpet virtuosity, songwriting, and ability to blend traditional New Orleans styles with rock, funk, soul, and hip-hop.
Best known for his two starring roles in both “Taxi” and “Who’s the Boss”, Tony Danza has also shifted into a singing and dancing, Broadway star. In his hit live show, Danza and his four-piece band perform a selection of his favorite selections from the Great American Songbook, as well as pieces from a hit […]
Young@Heart is an ensemble of senior citizens that started at an elderly housing project in Western Massachusetts. The singers perform classic and contemporary hits and have been celebrated worldwide. Unwilling to be shut away in nursing homes, Young@Heart had been touring the world, performing sold-out concerts since 1982. The chorus sings unexpected interpretations of popular […]