Wednesday, June 6 • 7:00PM • The Cheshire Community Band Concert presents a evening of classics, so come and enjoy this community event. Free, no tickets required. […]
Join the Bennett Family for a stirring musical tribute that honors our heritage as free Americans and the source of that freedom – Almighty God. The concert will feature arrangements of many familiar tunes on a variety of musical instruments including: handbells, piano, accordion, banjo, strings and brass. Don’t miss this flag-waving, red, white and blue concert! A donation is suggested.
If you are serving or have served in the military, we’d love to have you come to the concert in your uniform or military attire we thank you for your service to our country. Entrance is free, although a love offering/donation is suggested.
THURSDAY, JUNE 7 • 7PM Laudate Homeschool Orchestra looks forward to leading you on an exciting musical adventure as they present our 2018 Spring Semester Repertoire. Two pieces by Austrian Anton Bruckner: March in D Minor is an experiment in tension–teasing the listener with resolve that plunges back into uncertainty, pausing mid-point for a serene […]
Thursday, January 18, 2017 – 7PM – Come enjoy the Laudate Homeschool Orchestra, as they present a classical winter concert. Free and open to the public, no tickets required. Concert features the following: A savory taste of the Slavic countryside with four peppy Slavonic Dances by Czech immigrant Antonin Dvorak. A brand new composition custom-composed for LHO by […]
Tuesday, July 3, 2018 • 7:30 PM The Elm City ChamberFest presents the first of two Faculty and Guest Artist concerts during its Summer 2018 season. Performers come from around the country and the world and include members of major orchestras. The program includes chamber works for piano and strings by Brahms, Dvorak, Mozart and Mendelssohn, as well as klezmer music performed by Grammy Award-winning violinist Alicia Svigals. Admission is $20 and can be purchased directly from http://www.elmcitychamberfest.org/events […]
OCTOBER 20, 2017 • 2PM & 7:30PM — An authentic tribute to the classics that still echo in the Grand Ole Opry’s Ryman auditorium, songs by country legends such as Hank Williams, Patsy Cline, Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Tammy Wynette, George Jones, Merle Haggard, Bob Willis, Loretta Lynn and more. Performed live by the Truck […]
NOVEMBER 2, 2017 • 2PM & 7:30PM — Teacher-turned-comic Lucas Bohn combines stand-up comedy with a hilarious slideshow featuring student work straight from his classrooms and beyond. With his charming Southern sense of humor, Lucas shares his wit, wisdom and wacky point of view for a laugh-out-loud comedy experience. […]
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2017 • 2PM & 7:30 PM — “A must see.” — Washington Post. Disorderly duo, Scott and Joan Houghton and their hilarious pack of pooches have created a comedy dog thrill show like no other. Expect the unexpected in this top-notch presentation that includes: incredible high flying frisbee dogs, tightwire dogs, dancing […]
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2017 • 7:30PM ONLY-– The stellar ensemble “Running On Empty” features studio and concert tour veterans who have worked with major recording acts. With one female and four male vocalists, “Running on Empty” can re-create the exquisite vocal harmonies that were unique to the Laurel Canyon sound. Everything you hear is played […]
NOVEMBER 30, 2017 • 2PM & 7:30PM — Long ago and oh so far away . . . the world fell in love with the Carpenters and their era-defining repertoire of songs. We’ve Only Just Begun: Carpenters Remembered is the definitive show one of the most successful recording acts of all time. Featuring Michelle Berting […]
Saturday, December 2, 2017 2PM ONLY — Rock This Town Orchestra Christmas Spectacular • The ultimate Brian Setzer Orchestra tribute band, playing all your favorite Christmas tunes in an upbeat, energetic swingin’ style! Blending a vibrant fusion of the American sounds of classic 50’s rock & roll and big band swing with the energy and spirit […]
DECEMBER 15, 2017 • 2PM & 7:30 PM — Beloved brother-brother singing act, Will and Anthony Nunziata, will bring a stellar repertoire from their concert at Carnegie Hall straight to Nelson Hall for a Broadway style Christmas celebration! Accompanied by their Broadway pianist and plenty of good humor and brotherly banter, this is sure to […]
Sunday, December 17th, 2017 • 2PM and 5:30PM — Enjoy the festive sounds of handbells, vocals, instrumentals, accordions and more as this talented, musical family celebrates birth of Jesus Christ. This Christmas concert features a combination of new and familiar Christmas carols such as Good Christian Men Rejoice, O Come O Come Emmanuel, Hark the […]
Wednesday, December 20 • 7:00 PM — The Chamber Singers of the Waterbury Chorale, directed by Joseph Jacovino, present “Wishing You A Merry Christmas” which will feature traditional and popular Christmas carols such as “Love Came Down at Christmas”, “Carol of the Bells,” “White Christmas,” and more. Since its inception in 1967, the Waterbury Chorale performs sacred and secular […]
Saturday, February 10, 2018 — An Evening with Piano and Flute featuring a variety of romantic, classical selections. Tara Lesco performs as piano soloist and accompanist in the Hartford and New Haven areas. She has played in the pit orchestras of several musicals, including Pippin, West Side Story, and Jekyll and Hyde. She has […]
FEBRUARY 20, 2018 • 7:30PM — The best in traditional New Orleans jazz and a local favorite, this is about the most fun you can have without trying. Galvanized Jazz band boasts years of musical experience, talent and tradition in the form of swing, struts, stomps, spirituals, and a colorful parade of parasols. […]
MARCH 9, 2018 • 2PM and 7:30PM — A pumped up, energetic 60s throwback in the style of the Beach Boys, featuring Brian McCullough as Roy Orbison, and American music of the 50s, 60s and 70s. A drum-driven surf spectacular led by well-known drummer Joey Pucci and his band: Eric Hoffmanis, Megan Houde, & Scotty Mac. […]
MONDAY, MARCH 19, 2018 • 6:30 PM — We are thrilled to welcome back the United Girls Choir for an evening of fun and music. Come enjoy with this group of young musicians who are sure to put a smile on your face and a song in your heart. Free and open to the public. No tickets required. […]
MARCH 23, 2018 • 2PM and 7:30PM — Legendary Fanny Brice– Torch Singer, Comedienne, Ziegfeld Follies Broadway Star, voice of “Baby Snooks’ on the Radio, Golden Era Movie Star and inspiration for musical/movie Funny Girl and Funny Lady, come alive in this critically acclaimed solo show, touring across the country and internationally. Starring Kimberly Faye Greenberg; […]
MARCH 27, 2018 • 7:30 PM – Each year, 14 senior Yale men are selected to be in the Whiffenpoofs, the world’s best known a cappella group. Made famous by their signature “Whiffenpoof Song, the ‘Whiffs’ carry forward their century-old tradition each year with over two hundred performances in such venues as Carnegie Hall, Broadway’s Lincoln Center, and the Rose Bowl. In concert at Nelson Hall Theater on March 27th. […]
APRIL 6, 2018 • 2PM & 7:30PM — I’ve Got a Little Twist is were The Mikado meets The Music Man. Where the HMS Pinafore sets sail for Brigadoon. Where The Pirates of Penzance takes shore leave On the Town. A one-of-a-kind show that proves the Gilbert & Sullivan repertoire is as fun, fresh, and full-of-life […]
APRIL 20 & 21, 2018 — Johnny Rogers transports his audience back in time to when you could go to your favorite malt shops with your favorite girl and dance to your favorite bands. The Show is a tribute to the music of the legends of Rock ‘n’ Roll, beginning with Johnny’s uncanny portrayal of the […]
APRIL 29, 2018 • 3PM — From Sea to Shining Sea—the history of our United States of America explored and presented by Dr. Jeannine and David Jordan through the voice of organists past, the thrilling performance of their organ music, and the lens of the camera to not only take you to 1703 but […]
THURSDAY, MAY 3, 2018 • 7PM — A Night of contemporary Christian music featuring musicians and worship leaders from Converge Northeast Churches. Music is powerful. Come be moved. Be blessed. Connect. Make a difference. Ticket proceeds will benefit the Beraca Baptist Church (Brooklyn, NY) Haiti Missions Trip. […]
Outrageous Family Fun coming to Nelson Hall Theater, MAY 10-20, 2018 • VARIOUS PERFORMANCES — Triple Espresso tells the story of three guys whose bid for showbiz fame and fortune ended in 4-minutes of magnificent failure on national television. Hugh Butternut, Buzz Maxwell, and Bobby Bean tell their rags-to-rags story earnestly, with hysterical results. The laughter is infectious and the comedy appeals to everyone from first graders to college students to baby-boomers to grandparents. Returning to Nelson Hall for our 10th Anniversary!
JUNE 1, 2018 • 2PM & 7:30PM — Longtime professional entertainer Jimmy Mazz delivers the world’s premier tribute to Glen Campbell, the man and his music, featuring all the great timeless tunes from a music icon who touched the hearts of virtually everyone for over four decades. Sadly Alzheimer’s disease has taken away Glen Campbell’s ability to sing or play. Jimmy Mazz pays tribute to this living legend, capturing the essence of Campbell’s musical genius in The Glen Campbell Experience!
JUNE 21, 2018 • 2PM & 7:30PM (SOLD OUT) — Added performance on Friday, June 22, 2018 at 7:30PM. Simply Diamond is one of the most sought-after, musically authentic Neil Diamond tribute bands in the country. Brian LaBlanc and his band focus on the music first and foremost. They pay great attention to the detailed song arrangements that Neil Diamond and his collaborators created. There may be other Neil Diamond tribute bands, but Simply Diamond outshines them all!
Annie is a Broadway musical based upon the popular Harold Gray comic strip Little Orphan Annie, with music by Charles Strouse, lyrics by Martin Charnin, and book by Thomas Meehan. The original Broadway production opened in 1977 and ran for nearly six years, setting a record for the Alvin Theatre (now the Neil Simon Theatre). […]
Sunday, July 2, 2017 • 2PM (Free, Tickets Required) Join the Bennett Family as they present a stirring musical tribute that honors our heritage as free Americans and the source of that freedom – Almighty God. They will be performing arrangements of many familiar tunes on a variety of musical instruments including: handbells, piano, accordion, […]