• PENGUINS

    May 25, 2019 SATURDAY 7:00 PMStonington Opera House

    A coming-of-age story about an Adlie penguin named Steve who joins millions of fellow males in the icy Antarctic spring on a quest to build a suitable nest, find a life partner and start a family.

  • PENGUINS

    May 26, 2019 SUNDAY 2:00 PMStonington Opera House

    A coming-of-age story about an Adlie penguin named Steve who joins millions of fellow males in the icy Antarctic spring on a quest to build a suitable nest, find a life partner and start a family.

  • AVENGERS: ENDGAME

    May 31, 2019 FRIDAY 7:00 PMStonington Opera House

    After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War, the universe is in ruins due to the efforts of the Mad Titan, Thanos. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers must assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and restore order to the universe once and for all, no matter what consequences may be in store.

  • AVENGERS: ENDGAME

    June 1, 2019 SATURDAY 7:00 PMStonington Opera House

    After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War, the universe is in ruins due to the efforts of the Mad Titan, Thanos. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers must assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and restore order to the universe once and for all, no matter what consequences may be in store.

  • AVENGERS: ENDGAME

    June 2, 2019 SUNDAY 2:00 PMStonington Opera House

    After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War, the universe is in ruins due to the efforts of the Mad Titan, Thanos. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers must assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and restore order to the universe once and for all, no matter what consequences may be in store.

  • THE WORKSONG PROJECT

    June 3, 2019 MONDAY 7:00 PMStonington Opera House

    The Worksong Project, a concert by Bennett Konesni, featuring his own twist on field hollers and sea shanties found deep in the Bagaduce Music archives.

  • LIVE! FOR $5 SUE`S SCHOOL OF DANCE

    June 19, 2019 WEDNESDAY 7:00 PMStonington Opera House

    Local students take to the Opera House stage, performing jazz, lyrical, hip-hop, and ballet pieces from their spring recital, City Lights.With enrollment of over a hundred students, Sues School of Dance provides children with solid technical training and the joy of creative expression.

  • LIVE! FOR $5 JENNIFER ARMSTRONG SONGS AND STORIES

    June 26, 2019 WEDNESDAY 7:00 PMStonington Opera House

    Jennifer Armstrong has spent her life writing, singing and making music with fiddle, bagpipe, banjo and words. Join us for her sit-down square dance, where Jennifer calls directions while playing music from the stage! You will dance along from the comfort of your seat!

  • LIVE! FOR $5 SHANE MICLON AND FRIENDS

    July 3, 2019 WEDNESDAY 7:00 PMStonington Opera House

    Shane Miclon is a riveting juggler and performance artist. He trained from a young age with several of the top coaches in the world and spent two years with the awardwinning Circus Smirkus.

  • ARSENTIY KHARITONOV

    July 11, 2019 THURSDAY 7:00 PMStonington Opera House

    Russian pianist and composer Kharitonov, known for his dynamic range and captivating lyric passages, has proved to be the newest addition to the top ranks of this seasons artists, said The New York Observer, about his Carnegie Hall debut.

  • KAFARI + JAKE HOFFMAN

    July 16, 2019 TUESDAY 7:00 PMBurnt Cove Church Music

    BURNT COVE CHURCH VENUE * Kafari and Jake Hoffman use the rhythm bones and banjo as tools to dig deeper into American music traditions. Their soulful interpretations honor the roots of bluegrass and oldtime music.

  • SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE

    July 19, 2019 FRIDAY 7:00 PMStonington Opera House

    For our 20th Shakespeare in Stonington production, we offer our first departure from the Bards canon but with all the drama, poetry, and wit youve come to expect. This clever adaptation of the Academy Award-winning film is a tongue-in-cheek celebration of language, love, and the swashbuckling joy of making theater in Elizabethan London. Shakespeare in Love is presented by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.

  • SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE

    July 20, 2019 SATURDAY 7:00 PMStonington Opera House

    For our 20th Shakespeare in Stonington production, we offer our first departure from the Bards canon but with all the drama, poetry, and wit youve come to expect. This clever adaptation of the Academy Award-winning film is a tongue-in-cheek celebration of language, love, and the swashbuckling joy of making theater in Elizabethan London. Shakespeare in Love is presented by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.

  • SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE

    July 21, 2019 SUNDAY 2:00 PMStonington Opera House

    For our 20th Shakespeare in Stonington production, we offer our first departure from the Bards canon but with all the drama, poetry, and wit youve come to expect. This clever adaptation of the Academy Award-winning film is a tongue-in-cheek celebration of language, love, and the swashbuckling joy of making theater in Elizabethan London. Shakespeare in Love is presented by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.

  • AN EVENING WITH MEMBERS OF THE BANGOR SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

    July 23, 2019 TUESDAY 7:00 PMBurnt Cove Church Music

    BURNT COVE CHURCH VENUE * In this intimate concert, an ensemble from the renowned Bangor Symphony Orchestra explores diverse corners of the chamber music repertoire.

  • SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE

    July 25, 2019 THURSDAY 7:00 PMStonington Opera House

    For our 20th Shakespeare in Stonington production, we offer our first departure from the Bards canon but with all the drama, poetry, and wit youve come to expect. This clever adaptation of the Academy Award-winning film is a tongue-in-cheek celebration of language, love, and the swashbuckling joy of making theater in Elizabethan London. Shakespeare in Love is presented by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.

  • SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE

    July 26, 2019 FRIDAY 7:00 PMStonington Opera House

    For our 20th Shakespeare in Stonington production, we offer our first departure from the Bards canon but with all the drama, poetry, and wit youve come to expect. This clever adaptation of the Academy Award-winning film is a tongue-in-cheek celebration of language, love, and the swashbuckling joy of making theater in Elizabethan London. Shakespeare in Love is presented by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.

  • SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE

    July 27, 2019 SATURDAY 7:00 PMStonington Opera House

    For our 20th Shakespeare in Stonington production, we offer our first departure from the Bards canon but with all the drama, poetry, and wit youve come to expect. This clever adaptation of the Academy Award-winning film is a tongue-in-cheek celebration of language, love, and the swashbuckling joy of making theater in Elizabethan London. Shakespeare in Love is presented by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.

  • SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE

    July 28, 2019 SUNDAY 2:00 PMStonington Opera House

    For our 20th Shakespeare in Stonington production, we offer our first departure from the Bards canon but with all the drama, poetry, and wit youve come to expect. This clever adaptation of the Academy Award-winning film is a tongue-in-cheek celebration of language, love, and the swashbuckling joy of making theater in Elizabethan London. Shakespeare in Love is presented by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.

  • LIVE! FOR $5 PREPOSTEROUS! A CLOWN CIRCUS

    July 31, 2019 WEDNESDAY 7:00 PMStonington Opera House

    Happenstance Theatre performs their ebullient, family friendly, pocket-sized clown circus PREPOSTEROUS!

  • JAZZ - DON BYRON AND ARUAN ORTIZ

    August 2, 2019 FRIDAY 7:00 PMStonington Opera House

    This synergetic duo features clarinetist and saxophonist Don Byron and pianist Arun Ortiz, gifted composers who have been playing together since 2014. Join these two jazz luminaries for a captivating night of masterful music. OPENING ACT: GSA JAZZ BAND, 6PM

  • JAZZ - EMMET COHEN TRIO

    August 3, 2019 SATURDAY 7:00 PMStonington Opera House

    This years American Pianists Grand Prize winner Emmet Cohen has emerged as one of his generations pivotal figures in music. Join this dynamic trio for a night of virtuosic delight and swinging sound. OPENING ACT: ROSS GALLAGHER, 6PM

  • WHAT WILL WE BE LIKE WHEN WE GET THERE

    August 6, 2019 TUESDAY 7:00 PMStonington Opera House

    What will we be like when we get there is a semi-improvised performance that will take inspiration from the Stonington Opera House itself, illuminating the artists curiosity-driven response to the immediacy of space and the objects found there.

  • MATT DANE AND ANNIE ANTONACOS

    August 13, 2019 TUESDAY 7:00 PMBurnt Cove Church Music

    BURNT COVE CHURCH VENUE * Dane and Antonacos present classic and contemporary works for viola, piano, and viola damore.

  • LIVE! FOR $5 BUBBLEMANIA!

    August 14, 2019 WEDNESDAY 7:00 PMStonington Opera House

    Full of visual comedy, quick wit, big band music, and the beauty of spherical liquids, Caseys imaginative and spellbinding bubble creations grow from intricate to massive, capable of trapping people inside them.

  • AVALON

    August 16, 2019 FRIDAY 5:30 PMNervous Nellies

    By Melody Bates * Directed by Joan Jubett & Laura Butler Rivera * NERVOUS NELLIES * The crown is a lure. A golden thing in the depths that all the fishes bite at. And behind them, the men with hooks, who would wield that golden thing without wearing it themselves A poisonous thing is a crown. Welcome to Avalon, isle of apples, where myth and magic meet humanity and nothing is as it seems. But what becomes of a partnership world, abundant and whole as an apple, when it stands ripe for the tak...

  • AVALON

    August 17, 2019 SATURDAY 5:30 PMNervous Nellies

    By Melody Bates * Directed by Joan Jubett & Laura Butler Rivera * NERVOUS NELLIES * The crown is a lure. A golden thing in the depths that all the fishes bite at. And behind them, the men with hooks, who would wield that golden thing without wearing it themselves A poisonous thing is a crown. Welcome to Avalon, isle of apples, where myth and magic meet humanity and nothing is as it seems. But what becomes of a partnership world, abundant and whole as an apple, when it stands ripe for the tak...

  • AVALON

    August 18, 2019 SUNDAY 5:30 PMNervous Nellies

    By Melody Bates * Directed by Joan Jubett & Laura Butler Rivera * NERVOUS NELLIES * The crown is a lure. A golden thing in the depths that all the fishes bite at. And behind them, the men with hooks, who would wield that golden thing without wearing it themselves A poisonous thing is a crown. Welcome to Avalon, isle of apples, where myth and magic meet humanity and nothing is as it seems. But what becomes of a partnership world, abundant and whole as an apple, when it stands ripe for the tak...

  • AVALON

    August 21, 2019 WEDNESDAY 5:30 PMNervous Nellies

    By Melody Bates * Directed by Joan Jubett & Laura Butler Rivera * NERVOUS NELLIES * The crown is a lure. A golden thing in the depths that all the fishes bite at. And behind them, the men with hooks, who would wield that golden thing without wearing it themselves A poisonous thing is a crown. Welcome to Avalon, isle of apples, where myth and magic meet humanity and nothing is as it seems. But what becomes of a partnership world, abundant and whole as an apple, when it stands ripe for the tak...

  • LIVE! FOR $5 MICHAEL COOPER - MASKED MARVELS

    August 21, 2019 WEDNESDAY 7:00 PMStonington Opera House

    This one-man extravaganza, combining handcrafted masks, original stories, stilt dancing, and a physical repertoire ranging from the madcap to the sublime, results in a breathtaking moving sculpture, captivating audiences of all ages.

  • AVALON

    August 22, 2019 THURSDAY 5:30 PMNervous Nellies

    By Melody Bates * Directed by Joan Jubett & Laura Butler Rivera * NERVOUS NELLIES * The crown is a lure. A golden thing in the depths that all the fishes bite at. And behind them, the men with hooks, who would wield that golden thing without wearing it themselves A poisonous thing is a crown. Welcome to Avalon, isle of apples, where myth and magic meet humanity and nothing is as it seems. But what becomes of a partnership world, abundant and whole as an apple, when it stands ripe for the tak...

  • AVALON

    August 23, 2019 FRIDAY 5:30 PMNervous Nellies

    By Melody Bates * Directed by Joan Jubett & Laura Butler Rivera * NERVOUS NELLIES * The crown is a lure. A golden thing in the depths that all the fishes bite at. And behind them, the men with hooks, who would wield that golden thing without wearing it themselves A poisonous thing is a crown. Welcome to Avalon, isle of apples, where myth and magic meet humanity and nothing is as it seems. But what becomes of a partnership world, abundant and whole as an apple, when it stands ripe for the tak...

  • AVALON

    August 24, 2019 SATURDAY 5:30 PMNervous Nellies

    By Melody Bates * Directed by Joan Jubett & Laura Butler Rivera * NERVOUS NELLIES * The crown is a lure. A golden thing in the depths that all the fishes bite at. And behind them, the men with hooks, who would wield that golden thing without wearing it themselves A poisonous thing is a crown. Welcome to Avalon, isle of apples, where myth and magic meet humanity and nothing is as it seems. But what becomes of a partnership world, abundant and whole as an apple, when it stands ripe for the tak...

  • AVALON

    August 25, 2019 SUNDAY 5:30 PMNervous Nellies

    By Melody Bates * Directed by Joan Jubett & Laura Butler Rivera * NERVOUS NELLIES * The crown is a lure. A golden thing in the depths that all the fishes bite at. And behind them, the men with hooks, who would wield that golden thing without wearing it themselves A poisonous thing is a crown. Welcome to Avalon, isle of apples, where myth and magic meet humanity and nothing is as it seems. But what becomes of a partnership world, abundant and whole as an apple, when it stands ripe for the tak...

  • PALAVER STRINGS QUARTET

    August 27, 2019 TUESDAY 7:00 PMBurnt Cove Church Music

    BURNT COVE CHURCH VENUE * Palaver Strings is a musician-led string ensemble and nonprofit that aims to take classical music beyond the concert hall to engage with new and diverse audiences.

  • LIVE! FOR $5 IKIRENGA CY`INTORE: BURAKEYE, TIME TO GET UP!

    August 28, 2019 WEDNESDAY 7:00 PMStonington Opera House

    Celebrating Rwandan culture through drumming the performance is rich with music and symbolism rooted deeply in the traditions of Rwandan ceremonies and festivals. Come out and experience their celebration of life with upbeat, fast-paced drumming!

  • DAVID MALLETT

    August 31, 2019 SATURDAY 7:00 PMStonington Opera House

    The cool breezes of Maines northlands have flowed through the songs of David Mallett for more than four decades. His latest compilation, Greenin Up, is a celebration of rural life.

  • DUO YUMENO

    September 3, 2019 TUESDAY 7:00 PMBurnt Cove Church Music

    BURNT COVE CHURCH VENUE * New York-based koto/ shamisen player and singer Yoko Reikano Kimura and cellist Hikaru Tamaki create a singular fusion sound, inspired by tradition but with a contemporary sensibility.