SHOW DATES: March 31, April 1, 7, 8 at 7:30pm + April 2, 9 at 2:00pm ABOUT THE PLAY: Part Monty Python, part Sherlock Holmes, The Play That Goes Wrong is a play-within-a-play that follows the Cornley Drama Society’s production of the 1920’s whodunit, “The Murder at Haversham Manor.” Despite their best efforts, the production rapidly goes from bad…

A splendid tea party is the setting on December 4th at 2pm for a delightful afternoon of song and poetry readings. This is an occasion to dress up and enjoy Recycled Shakespeare Company and Friends sharing the works of troubadours through the ages. This event makes a beautiful Sunday outing or a special holiday gift…

evening event at Greene Block and Studios view from outside with colorful lights inside

This First Friday Greene Block + Studios will be filled to the brim with multidisciplinary arts experiences, free and open to all! A Part of This Place: Community Engaged Performance What does it mean to be a part of a place, or to be in community? How can performance reflect this? And what do we…

  J.S. Bach: The Art Of Fugue, BWV 1080 Fr. Sean Duggan, OSB, piano Saturday, March 4, 7:30 p.m. Lorimer Chapel (Funded by the Freda M. Charles Music Fund) Bach’s last great keyboard masterpiece will be performed by pianist Fr. Sean Duggan, OSB. This gigantic work consists of 14 fugues and four canons, all based…

20th and 21st Century Colby Symphony Orchestra Director, Jinwook Park Saturday, March 11, 7:30 p.m. Lorimer Chapel The appetizer to the CSO’s 20th and 21st Century concert is actually a work from the 18th century—Mozart’s timeless overture from The Magic Flute. Although certainly a work of the classical era, its vitality and innovation also set the…

To America Colby Wind Ensemble Director, Brendon Wilkins Saturday, April 1, 7:30 p.m. Lorimer Chapel This program pays homage to America with two major works from the 20th and 21st century. American Hymn Song Suite by Dwayne S. Milburn, a piece for wind band that features four of America’s greatest hymn tunes, and Variations on America, a staple of…

East Coast and West Coast Colby Jazz Band Director, Brendon Wilkins Saturday, April 15, 7:30 p.m. Given Auditorium The Colby Jazz Ensemble continues its exploration of musical styles with work from arrangers and composers from coast to coast. Bill Holman’s arrangement of “Stompin’ at the Savoy” will immerse the listener in the sound of the…

Music, She Wrote Colby Collegium Director, Néviton Barros Saturday, April 8, 7:30 p.m. Greene Block + Studios The Colby Collegium presents a concert of works by women composers. The program will feature works by Fanny Mendelssohn and others that have been overlooked and under-performed for generations, and also explore exciting new works by living women…

Mexico; A Musical Journey Cuarteto Latinoamericano Saturday, April 22, 7:30 p.m. Lorimer Chapel (Funded by the Ermanno Comparetti Concert Fund) In this unique concert, the Latin Grammy Award-winning Cuarteto Latinoamericano and scholar Benjamin Juarez, professor emeritus at Boston University, explore connections in Mexican visual art, history, and culture through the music of six iconic composers…