Celebrate the holiday season with our elegant Stage Door Cabaret series, featuring world-renowned artists in a speakeasy, martini bar atmosphere. Enjoy socially distanced seating arranged on the historic stage with professional table service during the world-class entertainment.

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Taylor O'Donnell Quartet

Saturday, December 5, 2020

• The Historic Theater

Taylor O’Donnell mixes her unique sound and roots in R&B, folk, jazz, rock, and classical music with beloved winter favorites.

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Matt Nakoa

Friday, December 11, 2020

• The Historic Theater

Matt Nakoa is an award-winning songwriter, singer, and multi-instrumentalist. A modern troubadour, he appears regularly with folk music icon Tom Rush.

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Celia Woodsmith & Jason Anick Trio

Saturday, December 12, 2020

• The Historic Theater

Singer-songwriter Celia Woodsmith and violin virtuoso Jason Anick front this newly minted supergroup with bassist Charles Clements to perform an array of roots-inspired originals, country classics, western swing, and bluegrass music.

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Treason Quartet

Thursday, December 17, 2020

• The Historic Theater

Playing a versatile combo of traditional swing jazz and everything from Irving Berlin, Hank Williams, Louis Armstrong, and Dolly Parton—this trio explores the simplicity and elegance of music.

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Sharon Jones Quartet

Saturday, December 19, 2020

• The Historic Theater

Portsmouth gem Sharon Jones lights up the historic stage with riff-driven, high-energy R&B and Blues tunes will have you dancing in your seat!