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The Firehouse Center for the Arts hosts a wide variety of live performances throughout the year- from Firehouse Produced theater and professional musicians to comedy nights and local dance troupes, there’s something for everyone. Our intimate Arakelian Theater (191 seats) features excellent acoustics and there’s not a bad seat in the house. If you’re looking for excellent arts and live entertainment, (without fighting Boston traffic), then the Firehouse is the place for you.

Chris Trapper

Chris Trapper Presented by 92.5 The River and Firehouse Center for the Arts

Join us in welcoming lead singer of The Push Stars, Chris Trapper, to our stage!

One Show Only Friday September 1, 2017 8:00pm Info & Tickets
Boston Comedy Project

Boston Comedy Project Presented by Greater Newburyport Ovarian Cancer Awareness

GNOCA Brings Boston Comedy Project to the Firehouse!

One Show Only Friday September 8, 2017 7:30pm Info & Tickets
Sammy Snail

Sammy Snail Two fundraising performances to benefit Jeanne Geiger Crisis Center and Imagine Studios

A fundraising performance to benefit youth-based programs of Jeanne Geiger Crisis Center and Imagine Studios.

Multiple Shows September 10, 2017 Info & Tickets
Sean Rowe

Sean Rowe

"My music isn’t glossy or shiny," Rowe says. "But it's true."

One Show Only Wednesday September 13, 2017 8:00pm Info & Tickets
The Suitcase Junket

The Suitcase Junket

“Not everyone can pull off the one-man-band gambit without lapsing into schtick, but Amherst's Matt Lorenz has it all down to an art. The songs are what you remember.” [The Boston Globe]

One Show Only Friday September 29, 2017 8:00pm Info & Tickets
The Comedy of Lucas Bohn

The Comedy of Lucas Bohn Lesson Plans to Late Night

"Lesson Plans to Late Night" is a one-man comedy show about Lucas' transition from elementary school teacher to national touring comedian.

One Show Only Friday October 6, 2017 8:00pm Info & Tickets
Charlie Parr

Charlie Parr

Many people play roots music, but few modern musicians live those roots like Minnesota’s Charlie Parr. Recording since the earliest days of the 21st century, Parr’s heartfelt and plaintive original folk blues and traditional spirituals don’t strive for authenticity: They are authentic.

One Show Only Sunday October 8, 2017 8:00pm Info & Tickets

Vetiver with special guest Johnny Irion

Vetiver is what I’ve been calling my songs and recordings since about 2003 or so. I live in San Francisco, have since 1998. My touring band and the musicians I’ve recorded with over the years are always changing, though many friends and players have stayed with me over albums and tours.

One Show Only Wednesday October 11, 2017 8:00pm Info & Tickets
Stand Up Comedy Night

Stand Up Comedy Night Laugh Riot Productions presents Dan Crohn and Brad Mastrangelo

There is no denying it... our Stand Up Comedy Nights are a HIT!

One Show Only Friday October 13, 2017 8:00pm Info & Tickets
April Verch

April Verch

With ten albums and years of touring under her belt, April Verch has moved from upstart prodigy to mature and reflective songwriter, interpreter, and storyteller.

One Show Only Sunday October 15, 2017 8:00pm Info & Tickets
Noam Pikelny

Noam Pikelny

Noam has emerged as the preeminent banjoist of his generation, and the greatest color-blind banjoist of all-time.

One Show Only Sunday October 22, 2017 8:00pm Info & Tickets
Hocus Pocus

Hocus Pocus

Join us for this 1993 Walt Disney Halloween classic!

One Show Only Friday October 27, 2017 7:00pm Info & Tickets
Sierra Hull

Sierra Hull

“I think she’s endless. I don’t see any boundaries. Talent like hers is so rare, and I don’t think it stops. It’s round.” - Allison Kraus

One Show Only Friday November 10, 2017 8:00pm Info & Tickets
Nellie McKay

Nellie McKay "A renegade songwriter with an ultraflexible Great American Songbook sensibility..." -- ROLLING STONE

"funny and touching, ceaselessly clever and scarily talented." -- NEW YORKER

One Show Only Sunday November 12, 2017 8:00pm Info & Tickets
Chris Smither

Chris Smither

A profound songwriter, Chris Smither draws deeply from the blues, American folk music, modern poets, and philosophers. Reviewers continue to praise his dazzling guitar work, gravelly voice and songwriting. “Smither is an American original – a product of the musical melting pot and one of the absolute best singer-songwriters in the world.”—Associated Press

One Show Only Friday December 15, 2017 8:00pm Info & Tickets
The Sweetback Sisters

The Sweetback Sisters A concert fundraiser presented by Christmas Tree Santas

A Christmas Sing-Along with honeysweet voices backed by a rollicking roadhouse band!

One Show Only Tuesday December 19, 2017 7:00pm Info & Tickets
Robyn Hitchcock

Robyn Hitchcock

The Tedrock™ Fund, Inc. is proud to present an intimate night with Robyn Hitchcock, with opening duo Mike Gent and Pete Donnelly of the Figgs, in memory of Ted Collins.

One Show Only Saturday February 17, 2018 7:00pm Info & Tickets
Shrek The Musical

Shrek The Musical Music by Jeanine Tesoro. Book and lyrics by David Lindsay-Abaire.

Coming June 15 - July 1, 2018

Multiple Shows June 15, 2018 – July 1, 2018 Info & Tickets

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