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Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Deamcoat

May 5, 2017 by Beth Colt

Falmouth Theater Guild presents: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.  Fridays and Saturdays 7:30pm and Sunday 2pm matinee.

Noel Coward’s Blithe Spirit – A Hauntingly Good Time.

February 3, 2017 by Beth Colt

Falmouth Theater Guild presents: Noel Coward’s Blithe Spirit – A Hauntingly Good Time.

Noel Coward’s Blithe Spirit – A Hauntingly Good Time

January 27, 2017 by Beth Colt

Falmouth Theater Guild presents: Noel Coward’s Blithe Spirit – A Hauntingly Good Time.

Irving Berlin’s White Christmas ~ The Musical

December 16, 2016 by Beth Colt

Irving Berlin’s White Christmas ~ The Musical

Based on the book by David Ives and Paul Blake & Based upon the Paramount Pictures Film.  Directed by Joan McKenzie-Baird.

Irving Berlin’s White Christmas ~ The Musical

December 2, 2016 by Beth Colt

Based on the book by David Ives and Paul Blake & Based upon the Paramount Pictures Film.  Directed by Joan McKenzie-Baird.

Holidays at Highfield

November 25, 2016 by Beth Colt

Highfield Hall is decorated for the Holidays by top decorators and designers, showcasing their talents in each room.  Gift gallery, international creche collection, tea shoppe, model train display, seasonal music, special exhibitions, Santa and more.

Sara Wolfson & Renate Rohlfing

November 6, 2016 by Beth Colt

Sara Wolfson, Soprano, Accompanied by Pianist Renate Rohlfing at Highfield Hall and Gardens

 

http://highfieldhallandgardens.org/event/sarah-wolfson-soprano-accompanied-by-pianist-renate-rohlfing/

A Greener Tomorrow at Highfield Hall & Gardens

November 4, 2016 by Beth Colt

This community collaboration brings both the Woods Hole Research Center and Tesla Cape Cod together to show you what they do and how they are working to make our world a bit greener.  The Woods Hole Research Center is the #1 climate change think tank int the world and is based right here in Woods Hole.  They will discuss their global research and how you can reduce your own carbon footprint.  You will also have the chance to test drive a Tesla, as long as you preregister for this experience.

A Robert Wyatt Lecture: The Hollywood Musical Part 4: The Sensational 1960s

November 3, 2016 by Beth Colt

Robert Wyatt ushers you through the final installment of his new series, the 1960’s.  Join in to celebrate American film masterpieces.

Wine Dinner with Joseph Carr – Napa to Cape Cod

October 14, 2016 by Beth Colt

$125/ $100 members

Join us for an intimate wine dinner and conversation with critically acclaimed sommelier-turned-wine producer, and Cape Cod local, Joseph Carr. The evening will feature four of his signature wines paired expertly with a locally-sourced three-course meal – and lots of spirited and “juicy” conversation!

There will be a chance to win a signed magnum of wine!

Pianist Stephanie Weaver & Violinist Dan Flonta

October 2, 2016 by Beth Colt

Stephanie Weaver, Director of the Cape Cod Conservatory and pianist of the Falmouth Chorale, will present a recital with Romanian violinist Dan Flonta, the founder and first violinist of the Cape Cod String Quartet. Their repertoire will include music of Maurice Ravel, Franz Schubert and Eugène Ionesco.

Jazzfest at Highfield Hall

September 23, 2016 by Beth Colt

Join us at Highfield Hall for Jazz Pianist Rossano Sportello!

Women Sing the Blues: A Robert Wyatt Lecture

September 22, 2016 by Beth Colt

Special Thursday evening presentation: Although blues music was spun by slaves on southern plantations as an oral tradition, classic female blues emerged early in the 20th century as a mixture of traditional folk blues and urban theater music. Appearing onstage with pianists or small jazz combos, dazzling pioneers like Ma RaineyBessie Smith and Ethel Waters catapulted the vocal form onto the world stage. With new technologies in sound recording coupled with the advent of national radio broadcasts, the blues grew as one of the most popular forms of jazz.

Highfield Hall Meet the Chef Series: Stephanie Mikolazyk of Quicks Hole Tavern

May 1, 2016 by Beth Colt

This exclusive series features chefs from regional restaurants. Enjoy demonstrations, meet and talk to the chefs, and hear what goes on in the kitchen and how the magic happens. These programs sell out fast – please register early to avoid disappointment. Contemporary New England fare from Quick’s Hole Tavern in Woods Hole

Highfield Hall & Gardens Welcome Back Open House

May 1, 2016 by Beth Colt

Stop by Highfield Hall for a full day of fun including: a Highfield Estate walk, artist receptions for: Studio Art Quilt Association show, South Cape Artists show and Heather Bloom, and activities for children and families. Sponsored by Atria Woodbriar 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm.  highfieldhall.org.

Maypole Celebration at Highfield Hall

May 1, 2016 by Beth Colt

Maypole Celebration
A traditional maypole dance for children as well as family activities including an estate walk, art reception, crafts, games and garden activities. 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm. highfieldhall.org

Pies and Poetry with Linda Steele

April 30, 2016 by Beth Colt

Pies and Poetry with Linda Steele, author of Meet Me in My Cape Cod Kitchen

Linda Steele, author of Meet Me in My Cape Cod Kitchen offers a pie making workshop to inspire creativity. Join us to cook, and write, in the Highfield kitchen! All levels welcome, inspiration provided!

Register on-line or call, 508-495-1878, ext. 2

Falmouth Village Blooming

April 29, 2016 by Beth Colt

Join us in welcoming spring back to Falmouth Village!  For the first two weeks in May, Falmouth Village blooms with May baskets, May poles, plant sales and an unbelievable kids day! Of course, there will also be plenty of blooming bargains at retail stores.  Add to that a Cinco de Mayo celebration in the streets Flower Power specials at local restaurants and you have one Cape Cod village that ushers in spring with gusto. Look at all that’s in store for the first two weeks in May as Falmouth Village brings out the blooms!

April 30th: KIDS DAY! From 10-12, bring your little ones to Museums on the Green for crafts, story time, snacks and more! Check our Facebook page to register!

April 30th – May 8th: Take a self-guided tour through Falmouth Village where participating businesses will display handmade and unique May baskets.  More than 30 businesses take this competition seriously, and the May baskets are everything from simple to lavish. Vote on the Falmouth Village Facebook page for your favorite and crown a People’s Choice winner.

May 1: May Pole Celebration at Highfield Hall

May 5:  Cinco de Mayo:  They’re closing the street and spilling out of the restaurants for this annual spring celebration. Sip a blooming Margarita as Anejo Mexican Bistro moves the fun out into the street to celebrate the 5th of May.  You’ll want to arrive in festive garb to enjoy $5 burritos and margaritas and plenty of music to go along with the holiday at this spring street party.

TBD: Falmouth Beautification Council Plant Sale, 9am – 3pm: Put the gardening gloves on and revvvv your garden engines for the annual Falmouth Beautification Council Sale. Here’s your chance to fill the window boxes and planters as the council peddles its pedals! From 9:00am – 3:00pm, under the tents at Town Hall Square, purchase your annuals, perennials, herbs, daylilies, shrubs, veggies, house plants and more. This is a sale that gardeners wait for which signals that the growing season can now begin. Special workshops for gardeners and kids will be offered too.

May 8: May Baskets will be judged

May 9: Winning Basket Announced

Meet the Chefs: Andrew Medeiros – Pier 37 Boathouse

April 24, 2016 by Beth Colt

This exclusive series features chefs from regional restaurants.  Enjoy demonstrations, meet and talk to the chefs, and hear what goes on in the kitchen and how the magic happens. These programs sell out fast –  please register early to avoid disappointment.

Cape Cod classic cuisine from Pier 37 Boathouse in Falmouth Harbor.

Register on-line or call, 508-495-1878, ext. 2.

Highfield Hall Garden Walks & Carriage Trails

April 21, 2016 by Beth Colt

Your host, Highfield archivist and historian Lisa Willow Dunne, will guide your tour of the property and carriage trails, with anecdotes about the  Beebe Family, the history of the mansion and Beebe Woods.

First and third Thursdays April 15 – October.event-beebewoodsnaturewalk

Looking for a docent led tour on another day, please inquire about special group tours: 508-495-1878, ext. 2.

Pianist Sara Daneshpour

April 17, 2016 by Beth Colt

Pianist Sara Daneshpour has been dazzling audiences throughout the world for the past decade. A graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music studying under Leon Fleisher, she earned her Master’s degree from the Juilliard School. She has won first prizes at the 2012 Concours International de Musique du Maroc (Morocco), the 2007 International Russian Music Piano Competition and the 2003 Beethoven Society of America Competition. One of only 2 pianists to be accepted to the prestigious Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow in 2013, Ms. Daneshpour toured Europe, playing in Russia, Germany, Finland, Estonia, Denmark and Sweden.

http://highfieldhallandgardens.org/event/sara-daneshpour-piano/

Highfield Hall Meet the Chef Series: Jean Lanahan – East Wind Lobster & Grille

April 17, 2016 by Beth Colt

This exclusive series features chefs from regional restaurants. Enjoy demonstrations, meet and talk to the chefs, and hear what goes on in the kitchen and how the magic happens. These programs sell out fast – please register early to avoid disappointment. Seafood from East Wind Lobster & Grille in Buzzards Bay

Sunday Estate Walk & History of the Beebe Property

April 17, 2016 by Beth Colt

Estate Walks are scheduled on the 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month from April 15 to October 31, weather permitting.

Reservations appreciated for groups of 5 or more people: 508-495-1878, x 2.

Docents tell the story of the Beebe family who built both Highfield Hall and its sister mansion Tanglewood on their magnificent 700 acre estate.  Learn about the role the Beebe family played in the history of the town of Falmouth, and how their land later became Beebe Woods, Falmouth Hospital, Falmouth Academy and so much more.

Highfield Hall Meet the Chef Series: Lu Matrascia-Nonna Elena Imports

April 10, 2016 by Beth Colt

This exclusive series features chefs from regional restaurants. Enjoy demonstrations, meet and talk to the chefs, and hear what goes on in the kitchen and how the magic happens. These programs sell out fast – please register early to avoid disappointment. Lu Matrascia, Italian style from Nonna Elena Imports. Register on-line, or call 508-495-1878, ext. 2

Cellist Sebastian Baverstam and pianist Constantine Finehouse

April 3, 2016 by Beth Colt

When only 15 years old, cellist Sebastian Bäverstam took first prize in the Boston Symphony Orchestra’s Concerto Competition, and several months later performed the Shostakovich First Concerto with the BSO in Symphony Hall. His pianist, Constantine Finehouse, was born in St. Petersburg, Russia, and also studied at NEC, The Juilliard School and Yale University. The duo has played over 100 recitals together and released their first CD in 2010. http://highfieldhallandgardens.org/event/13696/

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