September 18: The Eclectones – featuring Scott Cleveland from The Last Ferryman – offer an evening of original and reinterpreted jazz, blues and R&B. Opera House: $15… Read More
    September 10: Local singer-guitarist Derrick Semler takes the stage with his son Tim Semler and John Gallagher, bringing you an evening rich in detail, quirky humor, and down-home blues. Opera House: $10… Read More
    September 8: To cap off this season’s Chamber at the Church Series, OHA welcomes former OHA intern and New England Conservatory horn phenom Peter Atkinson to our stage. The Boston-based hornist presents a varied program of classical, romantic and contemporary works for small chamber ensembles.  Burnt… Read More
    August 29: Warm as summer sunshine, real as the truth, intimate as a long overdue visit between old friends…such is a Jonathan Edwards concert. Four decades into a stellar career of uncompromising musical integrity, the man simply delivers, night after night – songs of passion, songs… Read More
    August 26: trasPediante performs Baleadas, a contemporary dance piece performed for audiences of all ages. The show is inspired by the world of whales, built in real time in order to craft a lively journey throughout the collective imagination of whales. Opera House ($5)… Read More
    August 25: OHA is thrilled to welcome back the Anastasia Antonacos Trio! Anastasia Antonacos, piano, Patrick Doane, violin, and Benjamin Noyes, cello, offer an exciting program of Mozart, Schubert, Jennifer Hidgon, and more. Burnt Cove Church ($25)… Read More
    August 19: The Maine Frontier: Through the Lens of Isaac Walton Simpson, combines thenever-before-seen photography of Isaac Simpson with archived and current film, archived oral histories, and a compelling live musical score. The Maine Frontier is an illustration of family, work, community and culture in northern Maine… Read More
    August 12: Compared to girls, research shows that boys in the U.S. are more likely to be diagnosed with a behavior disorder, prescribed stimulant medications, fail out of school, binge drink, commit a violent crime, and/or take their own lives. This special film, The Mask You Live… Read More
    August 4: The historic Presidential inaugural poet from Maine invites us to reconnect to the heart of human experience and all its beautiful diversity. Joined in the evening’s second half by community readers curated by Deborah Cummins. Opera House ($15)… Read More
    August 2: As a celebratory gift to our community, OHA, in collaboration with Mainline A.V. International and Todd and Anna Cassidy, brings this 1982 family Spielberg classic back to Stonington. Experience the fish pier in a whole new way! Stonington Pier (Free)… Read More
    August 1: Geri Allen (Maine’s own Novel Jazz septet opens with a tribute to Billy Strayhorn) One of today’s leading ladies of jazz, Detroit-born pianist and singer Geri Allen graces the Opera House stage with a jamming performance inspired by jazz and Motown greats. Opera House… Read More
    July 31: Storyville Centennial Project (GSA combo opens!) Opening night of the 15th annual Deer Isle Jazz Festival features acclaimed clarinetist, Evan Christopher with bassist Don Vappie in an evening of Creole Jazz and new takes on traditional New Orleans’ classics.  Opera House… Read More
    July 29: Much like the classic silent-film comedians, award winning theatrical clown and actor Bob Berky offers a masterful performance of comedic gesture and movement. Opera House ($5)… Read More