Performances

Illumination Opera Presents: Figaro! Figaro! Figaro!

Illumination Opera Presents:  Figaro! Figaro! Figaro! Illumination Opera Presents:  Figaro! Figaro! Figaro!

Figaro! Figaro! Figaro! directed by Sondra Kelly with narration by Priscilla Stevens
presented April 11 at 7:30 pm and April 12 at 2:00 pm

Did you know that the characters in Rossini’s “Barber of Seville” are the same characters as in Mozart’s “Marriage of Figaro”?  Illumination Opera’s mash-up of scenes from the operas that make up the Beaumarchais Trilogy will enlighten everyone from the opera novice to the opera expert.  The scenes will be sung in their original languages with subtitles and a narration in English.

Tickets $20 Adults, $15 Seniors/Students  Purchase on line HERE or call 978-250-3780

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SPRING GALA 2015 with REBECCA EATON

CCA SPRING GALA 21015 HONORING REBECCA EATON

 

GET YOUR TICKETS NOW FOR THIS VERY SPECIAL EVENT!

On line HERE or call the CCA 978-250-3780 to purchase in person

Please join us on April 25th, for an evening with Rebecca Eaton, Executive Producer of Downton Abbey and MASTERPIECE, moderated by Fred Barzyk,

6:30 pm Drinks Reception, 7:30 pm Ms. Eaton in conversation with Fred Barzyk

Eaton’s honors include 31 Primetime Emmy Awards, 15 Peabody Awards, a Golden Globe, and two Academy Award nominations. Queen Elizabeth II has honored her with an honorary OBE (Officer, Order of the British Empire).  In 2011 she was one of Time Magazine’s “100 Most Influential People in the World”.

Tickets $75, includes copy of Ms. Eaton’s memoir MAKING MASTERPIECE.

Purchase online HERE or at the CCA

 

 

 

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News from Our Resident Arts Organizations

News from Our Resident Arts Organizations News from Our Resident Arts Organizations News from Our Resident Arts Organizations

Sunday, May 3 at 2:00 pm

The Chelmsford Community Jazz Ensemble and Concert Band Goes to the Cartoons!

A wonderful afternoon of music you will remember from the golden age of cartoons.  All are welcome at this spring concert at the Chelmsford Elks, 300 Littleton Road, Chelmsford.

Learn more about the Band at www.ChelmsfordBand.org and follow them on Facebook.

 

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Kaleidoscope Chamber Ensemble Series

Kaleidoscope Chamber Ensemble…everchanging…unpredictable…delightful!

The CCA Stage Series is proud to present a series of four concerts by the Kaleidoscope Chamber Ensemble in 2015.

Tickets are $20 Adults or $75 for the series and $15 for Senior/Students or $55 for the series.  Available at the CCA or on line HERE.

 

Saturday, June 20, 2015 at 7:30 PM – In its final program of the season at Chelmsford Arts Center, Kaleidoscope Chamber Ensemble presents two Boston area premieres touching on war and peace, and brings back guest soprano singer Jessica Cooper to add new dimensions to the chamber music experience.  Local composer Mark Latham’s “Four Meditations on War” for Voice and String Quartet is complemented by music of another local composer, Jonathan C. Rappaport, who offers his “Peace Now” for Piano and String Quintet.  These new works are accompanied by two classics: J. S. Bach’s beloved Wedding Cantata, and, to end the program, the famous nineteenth-century Piano Quintet by Robert Schumann.

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4th Friday Open Mic Hosted by Ruth Canonico

4th Friday Open Mic Hosted by Ruth Canonico 4th Friday Open Mic Hosted by Ruth Canonico 4th Friday Open Mic Hosted by Ruth Canonico

WELCOMING SINGERS, SONGWRITERS, INSTRUMENTALISTS, POETS, AND STORYTELLERS

All ages and abilities are warmly welcome.  Perform or come and enjoy our performers and features in this intimate café style performance space in the CCA Cabaret Café.  Sign up at 6:30 pm for 7:00 pm start.  $5 at the door.  Coffee, Tea, Refreshments available.

Features updated as they are booked, so check back!

 

 

 

 

April 24  Come to our second”Eisteddfod” (Welsh for Bard and Poets conflab) in honor of Poetry Month. Poets Trisha Knudsen and Sheri Stepakov will be our Shared Feature Poets.

May 22

June 26

July 24

August 28

September 25

October 23

November 20*  NOTE 3rd Friday

December Break  See you in 2016!

 

 

 

 


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