Fun Home

Firehouse Center for the Arts Market Square , Newburyport, MA

When her father dies unexpectedly, graphic novelist Alison dives deep into her past to tell the story of the volatile, brilliant, one-of-a-kind man whose temperament and secrets defined her family and her life. Moving between past and present, Alison relives her unique childhood playing at the family’s Bechdel Funeral Home, her growing understanding of her […]

February Vacation Teen Intensive: High School Musical

Firehouse Center for the Arts Market Square , Newburyport, MA

The Firehouse Center for the Arts is thrilled to announce the introduction of its February Vacation Teen Intensive. The Firehouse is a fun, professional, all inclusive regional theatre where teens will have the opportunity to explore the arts in a hands-on way. During this week, each individual will have the opportunity to explore improvisation, theatre games, and […]

Once Upon A Midnight Neary – Second Act Readers Theatre

Firehouse Center for the Arts Market Square , Newburyport, MA

Our Second Act Readers Theater Program presents the shorts of local playwright, Jack Neary. The Firehouse’s arts education program, Second Act Readers’ Theater, is show biz without the stress! Individuals perform while comfortably seated and there is no memorization required. We welcome individuals 55 and older, regardless of experience, to participate in the magic of theater. […]

Jeffrey Gaines w/ Special Guest Frank Viele

Firehouse Center for the Arts Market Square , Newburyport, MA

Jeffrey Gaines has been heralded for his soul-searching lyrics and his powerful live performances. With only his voice and a guitar for accompaniment, Gaines has earned a reputation as a captivating performer, entertaining his audiences worldwide. Throughout his three-decade recording career, Gaines has maintained an impressive standard for soul-searching, introspective lyrics and catchy, uplifting melodies. Since […]

Doubt

Firehouse Center for the Arts Market Square , Newburyport, MA

Winner of Four 2005 Tony Awards including Best Play and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama A Play by John Patrick Shanley Directed by Joe Couturier In this brilliant and powerful drama, Sister Aloysius, a Bronx school principal, takes matters into her own hands when she suspects the young Father Flynn of improper relations with one […]

Recurring

Junie B. Jones – The Musical

Firehouse Center for the Arts Market Square , Newburyport, MA

It’s Junie B.’s first day of first grade, and a lot of things have changed for her: Junie’s friend, Lucille, doesn’t want to be her best pal anymore and, on the bus, Junie B. makes friends with Herb, the new kid at school. Also, Junie has trouble reading the blackboard and her teacher, Mr. Scary, […]

Soggy Po’ Boys

Firehouse Center for the Arts Market Square , Newburyport, MA

The Soggy Po Boys, native to New England, have quickly become an institution. They are spreading the good news of New Orleans music across the northeast and beyond, playing at concert halls and street corners; music festivals and burlesque festivals; bars and libraries; wherever the party requires. Part of the beauty of New Orleans music is […]

Spring Comedy Night

Firehouse Center for the Arts Market Square , Newburyport, MA

Join us for a night of laughs as Comedy Night returns to the Firehouse, featuring a wealth of comedic talent! Hosted by Mike Smith with headliner Steve Sweeney along with Jody Sloane and Jeff Koen.  

Will Dailey’s $10 Song Tour

Firehouse Center for the Arts Market Square , Newburyport, MA

Will Dailey is an acclaimed independent recording artist, performer, artist advocate and sonic survivor. His sound has been described as a Venn diagram of multiple genres with a rich vintage vibe that weaves through his authentic and energetic performances. There is an artistic DIY spirit fueling all of it, bringing in the spins, Billboard charts, […]

Butcher, Baglio & Estes

Firehouse Center for the Arts Market Square , Newburyport, MA

Jon Butcher, Sal Baglio & Allen Estes. Three veteran musicians and familiar names from the Boston music scene. Their debut album, GYPSY CARAVAN is 11 new electric and acoustic stories steeped in the blues and Americana. “We’re blue collar guys from working class families. We grew up on the sound of rock radio and the […]

An Evening with Livingston Taylor

Firehouse Center for the Arts Market Square , Newburyport, MA

Livingston Taylor picked up his first guitar at the age of 13, which began a 50-year career that has encompassed performance, songwriting, and teaching. Born in Boston and raised in North Carolina, Livingston is the fourth child in a very musical family that includes Alex, James, Kate, and Hugh. Livingston recorded his first record at […]

Pippin

Firehouse Center for the Arts Market Square , Newburyport, MA

Winner of Four 2013 Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival Music & Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz Book by Roger O. Hirson Directed and Choreographed by Taryn Herman Heir to the Frankish throne, the young prince Pippin is in search of the secret to true happiness and fulfillment. He seeks it in the glories of the […]