Outside promoters and other organizations rent the hall to put on their own music events.

Portsmouth Symphony Orchestra Fall Concert

Sunday, October 24, 2021

• The Historic Theater

The full Portsmouth Symphony Orchestra returns to The Music Hall stage for the Mainstage Season Opening Celebration featuring Tchaikovsky, Julius Eastman, and Beethoven.

Big Brothers Big Sisters NH: Let's Go Crazy for the '80s

Saturday, November 6, 2021

• The Historic Theater

The Big Brothers Big Sisters of New Hampshire concert for a cause is back! Join us for a fun-filled night of 80s retro with two bands and a killer DJ!

Portsmouth Symphony Orchestra Winter Concert

Sunday, March 13, 2022

• The Historic Theater

The PSO’s Winter Mainstage Concert features the internationally renowned pianist Ya-Fei Chuang and a sublime trio of works that highlight the symphony’s capacity for melodic richness.

Gordon Lightfoot: 80 Years Strong Tour

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

• The Historic Theater

Please Note: This event has been postponed. We are currently working on a new date. A special event celebrating Gordon Lightfoot’s 80 years of life and historic 50-year career.