Entertainment quick picks for week of Aug. 25, 2021

Published: 8/24/2021 5:51:32 PM

Honey Bees Trio

What: The Honey Bees Trio is made up of vocalist Mary Fagan, upright bassist Jock Irvine and guitarist Chris O’Neill. The trio grooves on Americana, 1930-s Jazz, Western Swing and originals. Buzzing around the roots of American music for a swinging good time. Free popcorn will be served and attendees are encouraged to bring their own lawn chairs. The concert will occur weather permitting. There is no rain date.

When: Aug. 26 at 7 p.m.

Where:The Pierce Manse, 14 Horseshoe Pond Lane, Concord


Concert with Handel and Haydn Society

What: Boston’s Handel and Haydn Society performs Baroque and Classical music with a freshness, vitality and creativity that inspires all ages. The ensemble has been captivating audiences for 206 consecutive seasons (the most of any performing arts organization in the United States) speaking to its singular success at converting new audiences to this extraordinary music, generation after generation. Members of the Handel and Haydn Society; Andrea LeBlanc, flute; Aisslinn Nosky, violin; Maureen Murchie, violin; Renée Hemsing, viola; and Guy Fishman, cello.

When: Aug. 29 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Where: John Hay Estate at The Fells, Newbury

Cost: $35; registration required

Info: thefells.org

81st annual Members Art Exhibit

What: The Lakes Region Art Association will display an exhibit of fine art painting, drawing, digital art and photography.

When: Aug. 26 to Sept. 26, reception Aug. 29 from 2 to 5 p.m.

Where: LRAA Art Gallery, Tanger Outlets, 120 Laconia Road, Tilton

Info: lraanh.org

Nick’s Other Band

What: Twice named “New Hampshire’s Best Dance Band,” Nick’s Other Band has been delighting audiences throughout New England for a dozen years. Covering classic rock ‘n’ roll tunes with tight harmonies and an irresistible, bluesy style, the band brings crowds to their feet with easily recognizable hits by the Doobie Brothers, Van Morrison, the Doors, Beatles, Stones, Delbert McClinton, ZZ Top and more.

When: Aug. 31 at 6:30 p.m.

Where: Angela Robinson Bandstand, Community Park, Henniker

Info: [email protected]

‘Always … Patsy Cline’

What: The musical is based on the true story of Patsy’s relationship with her lifelong fan and friend, Louise Seger.

When: Aug. 25 to Sept. 5 at 8 p.m.

Where: New London Barn Playhouse, outdoor stage, Colby-Sawyer College, 64 Chargers Road, New London

Cost: $28 to $40

Info: nlbarn.org

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