DerryNews.com, Derry, New Hampshire

February 13, 2014

ARTS CALENDAR


Derry News

---- — Feb. 14

@text1_boldintro,:Rick Derringer, 8 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. Dan Lawson Band will open the show. Tickets are $40. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

Valentine’s Comedy Night, 7 p.m. at the Atkinson Country Club, 85 Country Club Drive, Atkinson. Comedians Stephen Bjork, Tim McIntire, Stacy Kendro and Chris Pennie will share their observations on life and love. A three-course dinner will be served at 7 p.m. Show-only doors will open at 8:15 p.m. VIP seating is $75 per person; dinner-show is $65 per person, show only is $30 per person. Reserved tables for parties of 4-12; assigned seating for non-reserved tables. Price includes tax and gratuity. Call 362-8700 for more information.

Feb. 14, 15, 16, 21, 22 and Feb. 23

@text1_boldintro,:The Peacock Players will perform, “Almost, Maine,” at the Court Street Theatre, 14 Court St., Nashua. Performances are 7 p.m. on Fridays, 2 and 7 p.m. on Saturdays, 2 p.m. on Sundays. For tickets, call 886-7000 or visit peacockplayers.org.

Feb. 15

@text1_boldintro,:Entrain, 8 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. Tickets are $25. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

@text1_boldintro,:Valentine’s Ballroom Dance Night, 7:30 to 11 p.m. at The Rockingham Ballroom, 22 Ash Swamp Road, Newmarket. Features live music with Trilogy and a dessert buffet. Tickets are $17. Full cash bar available. Reservations are suggested. For more information, call 659-4410 or visit therockinghamballroom.com.

Feb. 16

@text1_boldintro,:TRUMPET and ORGAN DUO “PISTONS and PIPES,” 3 p.m. at The First Church, 1 Concord St., Nashua. Featuring Richard Watson, trumpet and Douglas Major, organ. Free admission. A free-will offering will be collected to benefit the ongoing restoration of the 1926 Anderson Memorial Organ. For more information, call 882-4861, email info@first–music.org or visit first–music.org.

Feb. 19

@text1_boldintro,:Live at Frank’s Place — Featuring The Adam Ezra Band, 7:30 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

Beginner/Intermediate Line Dancing and Couples’ Dance lessons, 6:15 to 10 p.m. at The Rockingham Ballroom, 22 Ash Swamp Road, Newmarket. With Gail Eaton. Cost is $8 a lesson per person or $10 for the entire session. For more information, call 659-4410 or visit therockinghamballroom.com.

Feb. 21

@text1_boldintro,:Country Night with DJ Ted Razz, 7:30 to 11:30 p.m. at The Rockingham Ballroom, 22 Ash Swamp Road, Newmarket. Tickets are $10 at the door. Full cash bar and snacks available. For more information, call 659-4410 or visit therockinghamballroom.com.

Feb. 22

@text1_boldintro,:Performance by The Improvised Shakespeare Company, 8 p.m. in The Capitol Center for the Arts’ Spotlight Café, 44 South Main St., Concord. Tickets are $25 for adults and $15 for students. For tickets or more information, call 225-1111 or visit ccanh.com.

Ballroom Dance Night, 7:30 to 11 p.m. at The Rockingham Ballroom, 22 Ash Swamp Road, Newmarket. Features live music with The DB’s Orchestra. Tickets are $14. Full cash bar available. Reservations are suggested. For more information, call 659-4410 or visit therockinghamballroom.com.

Feb. 26

Beginner/Intermediate Line Dancing and Couples’ Dance lessons, 6:15 to 10 p.m. at The Rockingham Ballroom, 22 Ash Swamp Road, Newmarket. With Gail Eaton. Cost is $8 a lesson per person or $10 for the entire session. For more information, call 659-4410 or visit therockinghamballroom.com.

Through February

Paintings by John LeCours on view, during regular hours, at the Hampstead Public Library, 9 Mary E. Clark Drive. For more information, call the library at 329-6411 or visit johnlecoursartist.wordpress.com.

March 4

Count Basie Orchestra, 7 p.m. at Stockbridge Theatre, Pinkerton Academy, 5 Pinkerton St., Derry. Tickets range from $10 to $30. For tickets or more information, call 437-5210 or visit stockbridgetheatre.com.

March 6

Open Mike Night featuring Davey O, 7 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

March 7

Night of Comedy, 8 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. Featuring Frank Santorelli and Mitch Stinson. Tickets are $18. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

March 8

The Sensational Francis Dunnery Electric Band, 8 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. Tickets are $25. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

March 11

@text1_boldintro,:Danu, 7:30 p.m. at Stockbridge Theatre, Pinkerton Academy, 5 Pinkerton St., Derry. Tickets range from $10 to $30. For tickets or more information, call 437-5210 or visit stockbridgetheatre.com.

March 12

Live at Frank’s Place — Featuring Josh Logan and Friends, 7:30 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

March 13

The Makem and Spain Brothers, 8 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

March 21

John Eddie, 8 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. Tickets are $25. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

March 22

LIVE’s Ed Kowalczyk, 8 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. Tickets are $40 and $45. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

March 23

Enter the Haggis, 7 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. Tickets are $22. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

March 30

Shawn Mullins, 7 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. Max Gomez will open the show. Tickets are $30. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

April 4

Roomful of Blues, 8 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. Tickets are $25. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

April 5

Willy Porter, 8 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. Tickets are $25. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

April 7

Y&T’s 40th anniversary of Touring and Recording, 8 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. Tickets are $35 and $40. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

April 9

Live at Frank’s Place — Featuring Pete Kilpatrick and Jason Spooner, 7:30 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

April 11

Livingston Taylor, 8 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. Tickets are $35. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

April 12

Night of Comedy, 8 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. Featuring Graig Murphy and Mike Prior. Tickets are $18. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

April 13

Pierre Bensusan, 7 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. Tickets are $25. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

April 15

Family Show, “Click, Clack, Moo,” 10 a.m. at The Stockbridge Theatre, Pinkerton Academy, 5 Pinkerton St., Derry. Tickets range from $6 to $8. For tickets or more information, call 437-5210 or visit stockbridgetheatre.com.

April 16

Paul Taylor 2 — Dance Performance, 7 p.m. at The Stockbridge Theatre, Pinkerton Academy, 5 Pinkerton St., Derry. Tickets range from $10 to $30. For tickets or more information, call 437-5210 or visit stockbridgetheatre.com.

@text1_boldintro,:April 17

Alejandro Escovedo and The Sensitive Boys, 8 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. Amy Cook will open the show. Tickets are $30. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

April 18

Joan Osborne, 8 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. Tickets are $60 and $65. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

April 23 and 24

An Acoustic Evening with Jon Anderson — The Voice of “YES,” 8 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. Tickets are $50 and $55. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

April 26

Antigone Rising, 8 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. Tickets are $25. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

May 1

Open Mike Night Featuring Pesky Nixon, 7 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

May 8

Colin Blunstone, 8 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. Tickets are $50 and $55. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

May 9

Family Show, “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe,” 10 a.m. at The Stockbridge Theatre, Pinkerton Academy, 5 Pinkerton St., Derry. Tickets range from $6 to $8. For tickets or more information, call 437-5210 or visit stockbridgetheatre.com.

May 14

Live at Frank’s Place — WOMEN WHO ROCK, 7:30 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. Featuring MB Padfield, Jamie Lynn Hart, and Ashley Dawn. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

Jimmie Vaughan and The Tilt-A-Whirl Band, 8 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. Tickets are $45 and $50. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

May 24

Ottmar Liebert and Luna Negra, 8 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. Tickets are $45 and $50. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

May 31

Charlie Farren, 8 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. Tickets are $25. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

June 6

An Acoustic Night with Rik Emmett, 8 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. With guest Dave Dunlop. Tickets are $35. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

June 11

Live at Frank’s Place — Featuring The Four Legged Faithful, 7:30 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

June 19

The English Beat, 8 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. Tickets are $35 and $40. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

Aug. 13

Live at Frank’s Place — Featuring Truffle, 7:30 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

Sept. 17

Live at Frank’s Place — Featuring Jandee Lee Porter, 7:30 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

@text1_boldintro,:Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn, 8 p.m. at The Stockbridge Theatre, Pinkerton Academy, 5 Pinkerton St., Derry. For tickets or more information, call 437-5210 or visit stockbridgetheatre.com.

Oct. 15

Live at Frank’s Place — Featuring Prospect Hill, 7:30 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

Nov. 12

Live at Frank’s Place — Featuring Sarah Blacker, 7:30 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

Dec. 10

Live at Frank’s Place — Featuring the Dusty Gray Band, 7:30 p.m. at the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry. For tickets or more information, call 437-5100 or visit tupelohall.com.

Ongoing

The Interfaith Choir, always welcomes new members. Membership is free and open to anyone of at least high school age, without audition. The Choir rehearses Sundays, 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church on Route 102 in Derry, September through April. Prior experience in a choir is not necessary. Performances are twice a year: two concerts each in December and April. For more information, call Beth at 432-4786 or just come to a rehearsal.

Vocalocity, a non-auditioned community chorus, is beginning its fourth year. Singers are high school aged through retirement. Rehearsals are held on Wednesdays, 7 to 9 p.m., in the band room of the Cooperative Middle School, 100 Academic Way, Stratham. The group is dedicated to singing quality choral music in a fun and relaxing atmosphere. For more information, call 770-8736, email vocalocitychorus@gmail.com or visit vocalocitychorus.com.

Rhythm of New Hampshire Show Chorus, seeks female singers to try their talents with the American art form of a cappella barbershop singing. Rehearsals are held on Thursdays, 6:45 to 9:15 p.m. at the Marion Gerrish Community Center, 35 West Broadway, Derry. For more information, call 1-800-696-7351 or visit RNHChorus.org.

“A Slice Of Life,” at the Drake Farm Books, Antiques and Gallery, 148 Lafayette Road, North Hampton. Works by the late Nancy Frye (1939–2006) will be on continuous display. For more information, visit drakefarm.com.

Currier Museum public guided tours, tours are offered daily, and highlight either the museum’s permanent collection or the current special exhibition. Public tours are free with museum admission. Tour times are: Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays at 12:30 p.m., Saturdays at 11:30 a.m., Sundays at 1 p.m., and the first Thursday of the month at 5:30 p.m.

Concord Community Music School, offers choruses for all ages, including Songweavers, a children’s chorus called the Purple Finches, and Sunflower Singers for adults with developmental disabilities and their caregivers. Private lessons, music and movement classes for children. Call 228-1196 or visit ccmusicschool.org.

The Profile Chorus, an award-winning women’s a cappella show chorus based in Manchester, seeks new members with a passion for song. All are invited to rehearse, learn four-part harmony, develop vocal skills and have fun at the same time. The group rehearses Mondays at 7 p.m. at 83 Hanover St. in Manchester. All voice parts are welcome. Call 204-8778 or visit profilechorus.org.

Singers For the Interfaith Choir, meets weekly at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, 63 East Broadway in Derry. Anyone in high school or older can join this group that has been singing in the area for more than 40 years. Auditions are not required. Call 458-1455.

To list an event in the Derry News arts calendar, send announcements by email to bcurry@derrynews.com, or mail to: Betsy Curry, Derry News, 46 West Broadway, Derry, NH 03038.