Top Choice Performing Arts in Portsmouth

Music Hall

For a small-town theater, this venue hosts a surprising array of performances, including dance, theater, opera and other music. Musicians, comedians and theater companies from around the country make appearances her…
Top Choice Theater in Franconia Town & Around

Colonial Theater

This classic theater in downtown Bethlehem is a historic place to hear the jazz, blues and folk musicians that pass through this little town. The venue also serves as a cinema, showing independent and foreign films.
Live Music in Portsmouth

Press Room

Between the nightly live music (jazz to blues to folk, from 6pm to 9pm), the tasty pub fare and the wooden booths, this is one of Portsmouth's best watering holes.
Theater in Portsmouth

Seacoast Repertory Theater

This theater is housed in a cool, converted building on Portsmouth's industrial riverfront and stages numerous musicals, plus the occasional comedian.
Theater in Keene

Colonial Theater

After 80 years, this classic Main St theater is still going strong. A diverse line-up of off-Broadway musicals, African and Eastern dance troupes, jazz ensembles, rock bands and stand-up comics graces its stage.
Live Music in Peterborough & Around

Peterborough Folk Music Society

This active group attracts nationally known folk musicians to perform in a wonderful barn-style theater about 3.5 miles from Peterborough center. Recent shows have included the Jonathan Edwards Trio and renowned New…
Performing Arts in Hanover & Around

Hopkins Center for the Arts

A long way from the big-city lights of New York and Boston, Dartmouth hosts its own entertainment at this outstanding performing arts venue. The season brings everything from movies to live performances by internati…
Live Music in Portsmouth

Red Door

Marked only by a red door, this casual, low-key lounge has nightly DJs or live music and a luscious martini list. There's often a cover charge; the amount changes according to who's spinning or performing.
Cinema in Weirs Beach & Around

Weirs Drive-In

Opened in 1949 and in continual operation since then, this drive-in movie theater is a revered institution, showing summertime double-features on four screens. The minimum charge per carload is $25, which covers thr…
Performing Arts in North Woodstock & Around

Jean's Playhouse

This local theater stages musicals and plays, as well as regular performances of children's musical theater throughout the summer.