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HOLIDAYS AT THE Z
Catch the holiday spirit at these shows!

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Zeiterion Box Office
EXPANDED HOLIDAY HOURS!
Through Dec 16: 10 AM – 7PM
Closed Sunday, Dec 17
Dec 18- 23: 10AM – 9PM
Open Christmas Eve! Sunday, Dec 24, 10AM-1PM

Tickets ordered after 12/15 may not arrive in time for Christmas.


CELTIC SOJOURN CHRISTMAS EVENT

WGBH & Brian O’Donovan present
A CHRISTMAS CELTIC SOJOURN
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 19, 7:30pm

From WGBH and Brian O’Donovan, A Christmas Celtic Sojourn celebrates the Emerald Isle and the music of the season.
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Dartmouth Strings EVENT

DARTMOUTH ORCHESTRA’S TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA TRIBUTE
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 23, 7pm

Celebrate the holiday season with 100+ Dartmouth Orchestra students as they present a tribute to the exhilarating music of the Trans-Siberian Orchestra – featuring the original TSO electric violinist, Mark Wood as a guest soloist!
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Tower of Power at The Z

TOWER OF POWER – LOW TICKET ALERT
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 30, 8pm

This group has delivered their unique brand of “Oakland style” music since 1968, maintaining a class of its own in sold-out shows all over the world!
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NBSO Kiss of the Earth at The Z

NBSO presents KISS OF THE EARTH
FRIDAY, JANUARY 5, 7:30pm

Even those who have never attended a classical music concert will delight in Rachmaninoff’s music, especially this impressive piano concerto featuring Inon Barnatan.
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GET THE LED OUTSOLD OUT
THURSDAY, JANUARY 11, 8pm

GTLO returns with a two-hour rock homage that offers a “whole lotta love” to the legendary British super group.
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STAGE DOOR SUSAN WERNER VENT

STAGE DOOR LIVE!
SUSAN WERNER

THURSDAY, JANUARY 18, 7:30pm

Celebrated as a charismatic performer, Werner is known for conquering new styles, from folk/rock to Tin Pan Alley to gospel, country to chamber music.
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Yamato Drummers at The Z

YAMATO DRUMMERS
SUNDAY, JANUARY 21, 4pm

The Yamato Drummers travel all over the world with Japan’s traditional Wadaiko drums, putting their very souls into the unusual instruments.
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Dance Barre Jessica Lang Dance Event

Free!
DANCE BARRE
How Ballets Come Together and Fall Apart

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 24, 7pm

Sit on-stage in a café setting with other dance fans to hear an engaging dance expert and watch dance videos. It’s like a book group for dance.

Guest Speaker: Sydney Skybetter
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Patti Smith Event

PATTI SMITH
FRIDAY, JANUARY 26, 8:00pm

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, iconic artist, and author Patti Smith reads from her latest book, Devotion, a deeply personal look at her creative process, inspirations, and unexpected connections.

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Soap Myth Event

THE SOAP MYTH
Starring Emmy Award & Golden Globe winner ED ASNER and Emmy Award Nominated KATE BURTON
SATURDAY, JANUARY 27, 7:00pm

This critically-acclaimed play by Jeff Cohen, questions who has the right to write history – those people who have lived it, those who study and protect it, or those who would seek to distort its existence?

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SCHOOLTIME PERFORMANCE

MATH MANIAC


MOTH EVENT

THE MOTH MAINSTAGE
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 7:30pm

The wildly popular stage show returns with stories that honor the diversity and commonality of human experience that each unfold in unexpected ways.
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GLOBAL FEST EVENT

GLOBALFEST – THE NEW GOLDEN AGE OF LATIN MUSIC
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 8pm

Two of today’s most exciting bands, Orkesta Mendoza and Las Cafeteras, whose merging styles reflect the new Golden Age of Latin Music being shaped right here in North America.
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JESSICA LANG EVENT

JESSICA LANG DANCE
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 8pm

Rapidly gaining recognition, the company has performed at world-renowned venues and festivals demonstrating the beauty of movement and music as only Jessica Lang Dance can deliver.
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SCHOOLTIME PERFORMANCE

FREEDOM RIDERS


MASTERS OF ILLUSION EVENT

MASTERS OF ILLUSION
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 8pm

Believe the impossible! The number-one touring magic show in the world brings an unforgettable evening for the whole family.
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SCHOOLTIME PERFORMANCE

TOYING WITH SCIENCE


STAGE DOOR JUDY GOLD EVENT

STAGE DOOR LIVE!
COMEDIAN JUDY GOLD

THURSDAY, MARCH 1, 7:30pm

A night of stellar stand-up from a comedienne who has been on some of the funniest television and the star of stand-up specials on HBO and Comedy Central.
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SCHOOLTIME PERFORMANCE

LA CAUSA


STAGE DOOR CANDACE DALTON EVENT

STAGE DOOR LIVE!
MEDIUM CANDACE DALTON

THURSDAY, MARCH 8, 7:30pm

The 26-year-old medium, whose precise validations have comforted thousands, will communicate with deceased loved ones attempting to reach audience members live on the Zeiterion stage.
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LADYSMITH BLACK MAMBAZO EVENT

LADYSMITH BLACK MAMBAZO
SUNDAY, MARCH 11, 7pm

This four-time GRAMMY® Award-winning ensemble has warmed the hearts of audiences worldwide for more than 50 years!
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SCHOOLTIME PERFORMANCE

LADYSMITH BLACK MAMBAZO


CELTIC SOJOURN ST PATTY EVENT

WGBH & Brian O’Donovan present
A ST. PATRICK’S DAY CELTIC SOJOURN

FRIDAY, MARCH 16, 7:30pm

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in true Irish style! WGBH and Brian O’Donovan bring the sounds and colorful history of Ireland to quicken the heart and imagination of all.
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AMERICAN BAND EVENT

Free!
AMERICAN BAND
SUNDAY, MARCH 18, 2pm

In the spirit of late 19th/early 20th century concert bands, this Southern New England band delights audiences that span generations!
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MOSCOW EVENT PAGE

MOSCOW FESTIVAL BALLET
“Sleeping Beauty”

FRIDAY, MARCH 23, 8pm

The whole family will be entranced by the grandiose presentation of the timeless tale in a lavish theatrical stage set to Tchaikovsky’s beautiful musical score.
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Oak Ridge EVENT

THE OAK RIDGE BOYS
SHINE THE LIGHT TOUR 2018

SATURDAY, MARCH 24, 8pm

Few country music groups have had the enduring popularity, cultural significance or crossover success of The Oak Ridge Boys, a vocal harmony quartet that started out in traditional country and gospel.
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CHARLOTTE’S WEB
SUNDAY, MARCH 25, 11am

Theatreworks USA brings E.B. White’s classic to life on stage for an enchanting musical for audiences of all ages.
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BIRDMAN EVENT

BiRDMAN LiVE with ANTONIO SANCHEZ
SUNDAY, MARCH 25, 8pm

Renowned drummer Antonio Sanchez performs his GRAMMY® Award-winning score live as the stunning 2015 Oscar® winner for Best Picture unfolds on screen.
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SCHOOLTIME PERFORMANCE

CHARLOTTE'S WEB


SCHOOLTIME PERFORMANCE

TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD


NBSO MOVIE NIGHT POPS CONCERT AT THE Z

NBSO presents MOVIE NIGHT POPS CONCERT
SATURDAY, MARCH 31, 7:30pm

NBSO conductor Yaniv Dinur brings your favorite movies to life in a performance by the spectacular New Bedford Symphony.
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MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET EVENT

The Tony® Award-winning smash hit
MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4, 7:30pm

Relive the famed recording session that brought together Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins for one incredible night of music history.
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BOSTON COMEDY JAM EVENT

BOSTON COMEDY JAM
with LENNY CLARKE, STEVE SWEENEY, CHRISTINE HURLEY & SAL VOTANO

THURSDAY, APRIL 5, 8pm

Four Boston-based comedians, one epic night of comedy!
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SCHOOLTIME PERFORMANCE

BLACK VIOLIN


BLACK VIOLIN EVENT

BLACK VIOLIN
FRIDAY, APRIL 6, 8pm

Hip hop meets strings in a groundbreaking collaboration that has struck a chord with audiences around the world.
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ANA MOURA EVENT

ANA MOURA
SATURDAY, APRIL 7, 8pm

A beautiful evening of fado from an exquisite vocalist who embodies the spirit of the iconic fadista.
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ONE NIGHT OF QUEEN EVENT PAGE

ONE NIGHT OF QUEEN
Performed by Gary Mullen and The Works

SUNDAY, APRIL 8, 7:30pm

A tribute to the legendary rock group, helmed by Gary Mullen who exhibits the sound, look and showmanship of Freddie Mercury.
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SCHOOLTIME PERFORMANCE

THE LIGHTNING THIEF


SCHOOLTIME PERFORMANCE

THE THINGS THEY CARRIED

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JAKE SHIMABUKURO
THURSDAY, APRIL 12, 8:00pm

The ukulele virtuoso returns, putting his inspired touch on everything from island standards, popular tunes and classical symphonic concertos.
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THE THINGS THEY CARRIED EVENT

THE THINGS THEY CARRIED
THURSDAY, APRIL 12, 7:30pm

Performance has moved to New Bedford Whaling Museum Theatre.

American Place Theatre’s Literature to Life® stage presentation brings the ground-breaking meditation on war, memory and imagination to life.
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SCHOOLTIME PERFORMANCE

THE THINGS THEY CARRIED


GOLDEN ACROBATS EVENT

THE GOLDEN DRAGON ACROBATS present CIRQUE ZIVA
FRIDAY, APRIL 13, 7:30pm

Award-winning acrobatics and theatrical techniques for a show of breathtaking skill and spellbinding beauty.
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DOO WOP EVENT

DOO WOP AND THE SOUNDS OF THE CITY
SATURDAY, APRIL 14, 7:30pm

From New York, Pittsburgh and Philadelphia comes the gritty soul, classic harmonies and good time rock ’n’ roll hits that helped define a generation.
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2018 IPMAs
SATURDAY, APRIL 21, 7pm

The International Portuguese Music Awards return, celebrating the best of contemporary Portuguese music.
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STAGE DOOR ABATE EVENT

STAGE DOOR LIVE!
GREG ABATE QUARTET

THURSDAY, APRIL 26, 7:30pm

The international jazz saxophonist, flutist and composer has dazzled audiences around the world for nearly 50 years.
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HERE AND NOW EVENT

ALWAYS & FOREVER: AN EVENING OF LUTHER VANDROSS
STARRING RUBEN STUDDARD

FRIDAY, APRIL 27, 8pm

A special concert event that pays tribute to an extraordinary talent – it’s the closest you can get to an actual Luther Vandross show!
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PINKALICIOUS EVENT

Family Theater!
PINKALICIOUS

SUNDAY, APRIL 29, 2pm

Based on the beloved best-selling books, this musical is a sweet treat for all!
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SCHOOLTIME PERFORMANCE

THE GREAT GATSBY


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VIVA PORTUGAL! 2018
SATURDAY, MAY 5, 1-8pm

A free downtown festa that’s fun for the whole family!
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STAGE DOOR DORI EVENT

STAGE DOOR LIVE!
DORI RUBBICCO

THURSDAY, MAY 10, 7:30pm

The jazz vocalist and singer-songwriter returns to dazzle us once again.
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GARRISON KEILLOR

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GLORIA STEINEM EVENT

NEW BEDFORD LYCEUM presents
GLORIA STEINEM

SATURDAY, MAY 19, 8pm

The lauded writer, editor, and activist addresses the issues of which she’s most passionate for an evening of stimulating conversation.
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CURIOUS GEORGE EVENT

Family Theater!
CURIOUS GEORGE
SUNDAY, MAY 20, 2pm

Theatreworks USA presents a delightful musical that follows the beloved children’s star as he travels to Rome for a fun-filled adventure.
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SCHOOLTIME PERFORMANCE

CURIOUS GEORGE


NBSO PRESENTS PARDON MY FRENCH AT THE Z

NBSO presents PARDON MY FRENCH
SATURDAY, MAY 26, 7:30pm

Roberto Plano returns to close out the season in an unforgettable performance featuring two Ravel piano concertos. Don’t miss Roberto in concert with the full orchestra!
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THROUGH A PORTAGEE GATE EVENT

Theater!
THROUGH A PORTAGEE GATE
THURSDAY, MAY 31, 7:30pm

A play alive with humor, wit and sincerity drawn from the human experience and heritage that is undeniably part of the Southcoast’s fabric.
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SCHOOLTIME PERFORMANCE

JUNIE B. JONES


NB FOLK FESTIVAL 2018 event

NOW ON SALE!
The 23rd Annual
NEW BEDFORD FOLK FESTIVAL

SATURDAY & SUNDAY, JULY 7 & 8, 11am-9pm

A weekend of fun for everyone, featuring an impressive line-up of the best in contemporary, Americana, traditional, blues and Celtic folk music.
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New Bedford Festival Theatre presents
WEST SIDE STORY

JULY 20-29

One of the best-loved musicals of the American stage!
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