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July 2019

Metropolitan Opera in HD: La Bohème

July 22 @ 7:00 pm
The Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
Rockport, MA 01966 United States
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$15

Puccini’s moving story of young love is the most performed opera in Met history—and with good reason. Anita Hartig stars as the frail Mimì in Franco Zeffirelli’s classic production, with Vittorio Grigolo as her passionate lover, Rodolfo. Runtime: 2 hours, 20 minutes

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Musicals on Screen: 42nd Street

July 23 @ 7:00 pm
The Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
Rockport, MA 01966 United States
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$15

One of Broadway’s most classic and beloved tales, 42nd Street, comes cinema screens in the largest-ever production of the breathtaking musical.  The musical, set in 1933, tells the story of Peggy Sawyer, a talented young performer with stars in her eyes who gets her big break on Broadway. Peggy arrives to New York City from her hometown of Allentown, Pennsylvania and her talent catches the eye of legendary Broadway director Julian Marsh. She gets a spot in the chorus of the…

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Quebe Sisters

July 27 @ 8:00 pm
The Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
Rockport, MA 01966 United States
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$24

An acclaimed Texas fiddle trio, the Quebe Sisters delve deep into Western Swing and traditional country with gorgeous three part sibling harmonies. After winning several solo and group fiddling competitions as children, the Quebes have matured into dynamic performers and artists with a distinct Americana style all their own.

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Ronan Tynan

July 28 @ 5:00 pm
The Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
Rockport, MA 01966 United States
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$45

Irish tenor, recording artist, physician, and champion disabled athlete, Ronan Tynan moves audiences like few others can. His stirring performances and personal story of triumph have brought him international fame. After winning the BBC talent show, Go For It, Tynan shot to stardom, became a recording artist with Sony Music and sold-out concerts around the world soon followed. His debut album, My Life Belongs to You, released in 1998, jumped to number five on the charts, and that same year, he joined…

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Metropolitan Opera in HD: Il Barbiere di Siviglia

July 29 @ 7:00 pm
The Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
Rockport, MA 01966 United States
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$15

Audiences went wild for Bartlett Sher’s dynamic production, which found fresh and surprising ways to bring Rossini’s effervescent comedy closer to them than ever before. The stellar cast leapt to the challenge with irresistible energy and bravura vocalism. Juan Diego Flórez is Count Almaviva, who fires off showstopping coloratura as he woos Joyce DiDonato’s spirited Rosina—with assistance from Peter Mattei as the one and only Figaro, Seville’s beloved barber and man-about-town. Runtime: 3 hours, 5 minutes

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A Summer Evening with Natalie Merchant

July 30 @ 8:00 pm
The Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
Rockport, MA 01966 United States
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$65

A revered singer-songwriter and musical icon of the 90’s known for her time fronting 10,000 Maniacs (“These Are Days,” “Trouble Me”) as well as her subsequent multi-platinum solo career (“Carnival,” “Jealousy”), Natalie Merchant makes her long-awaited first appearance in Rockport. She’s touring off the release of her 10 CD box set The Natalie Merchant Collection.

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August 2019

Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn 8/2

August 2 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
Rockport, MA 01966 United States
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$62

“The king and queen of the banjo” (Paste Magazine), Béla Fleck is a fifteen-time Grammy Award winner who has taken the instrument across multiple genres, and Abigail Washburn a singer-songwriter and clawhammer banjo player who re-radicalized it by combining it with Far East culture and sounds. They are touring off their newest record, Echo in the Valley.

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Summer Gala 2019

August 3 @ 5:30 pm
The Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
Rockport, MA 01966 United States
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$750

On Saturday, August 3, Rockport Music’s Summer Gala features Broadway and TV star Matthew Morrison, who became a megastar as Mr. Schuester on the Golden Globe Award-winning TV show GLEE.  A Broadway star who most recently performed the lead in the incredible production of Finding Neverland, he will perform an evening of Broadway favorites, American Songbook, and other gems at the Shalin Liu Performance Center. Following the performance, guests will enjoy a celebratory evening of cocktails and dinner under the stars at the beautiful Millbrook…

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John Scofield Trio

August 4 @ 5:00 pm
The Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
Rockport, MA 01966 United States
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$55

One of the most influential and stylistically adventurous jazz guitarists of the modern era, John Scofield comes to Rockport for the first time, bringing his trio for an intimate evening of jaw-dropping six string virtuosity. The multiple Grammy Award-winning guitarist, who draws from equally from blues, funk, rock and R&B just as much as post-bop jazz, is fresh off his acclaimed latest release Combo 66.

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Metropolitan Opera in HD: Aida

August 5 @ 7:00 pm
The Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
Rockport, MA 01966 United States
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$15

Conductor: Nicola Luisotti | Production: Sonja Frisell Set Designer: Gianni Quaranta  |  Costume Designer: Dada Saligeri Lighting Designer: Gil Wechsler Cast: Aida (Anna Netrebko), Amneris (Anita Rachvelishvili), Radamès (Aleksandrs Antonenko), Amonasro (Quinn Kelsey), The King (Ryan Speedo Green) Soprano Anna Netrebko sings her first Met Aida, with mezzo-soprano Anita Rachvelishvili as her formidable rival Amneris. Aleksandrs Antonenko is the warrior Radamès, and Nicola Luisotti takes the podium for the Met’s monumental production. Runtime: 3 hours

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