We love our winners!

We love our winners!

Apr 14, 2014

We held a Trivia Contest at the Box Office Opening Saturday. Thank you to everyone who came out to on opening day and participated in our giveaway. Help us celebrate our winners!

Our Grand Prize Winner is Stephen O. of Weymouth! Stephen answered all 3 questions correctly. Stephen’s prize pack includes 2 tickets to see the Fab Four – the Ultimate Beatles Tribute and a gift certificate for dinner at Jamie’s Grille &

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Box Office opens Saturday !

Box Office opens Saturday !

Apr 8, 2014

It’s been a long , dark winter but the days are getting longer – and warmer!- and the box office is finally opening.

We’ve been getting calls all winter long from patrons who want to buy tickets in person. Your wait is over! Beginning Saturday at noon, come down to the box office and buy your tickets live and in-person.

The box office is open noon to 6 Monday through Saturday,

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COMEDY, CLASSIC ROCK, COUNTRY AND A FRESH SPIN ON ROCK HITS AT THE MUSIC CIRCUS AND MELODY TENT

COMEDY, CLASSIC ROCK, COUNTRY AND A FRESH SPIN ON ROCK HITS AT THE MUSIC CIRCUS AND MELODY TENT

Apr 7, 2014

4th Announcement of the 2014 Summer Concert Season Released

Cohasset, MA, April 4, 2014– The Melody Tent and Music Circus made their fourth round of show announcements for the upcoming summer concert series. Fans of classic rock have been taking to social media to ask the venues for more rock shows. Classic rock legend Gregg Allman will be playing music from his solo career as well as Allman Brother’s classics. Guitar master Robert Cray will be co-headlining a show with guitarist,

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A Capella: It’s Hip to be Square

A Capella: It’s Hip to be Square

Mar 17, 2014

For anyone who is new to the genre, a capella is singing without instrumental backup. It started out as religious music. The phrase a capella means “in the manner of the church.”   

Later, a capella became the realm of barbershop quartets and college glee clubs. Rumor has it, the first college a capella group began at Rensselaer Polytechnic (outside of Albany, NY) in 1873. That original group was very different from the Harvard Callbacks and Tufts University Beelzebubs everyone knows today.

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Grammy Winners, Guitar Heroes Plus the First Comedy Announcement of the Summer at the Music Circus and Melody Tent

Grammy Winners, Guitar Heroes Plus the First Comedy Announcement of the Summer at the Music Circus and Melody Tent

Mar 12, 2014

3rd Announcement of the 2014 Summer Concert Season Released

Cohasset, MA, March 12, 2014– Critically acclaimed guitar legend Buddy Guy, along with his protégé Quinn Sullivan, will be returning to the Music Circus this summer. Also scheduled is passionate country-pop sensation Jennifer Nettles and comic icon Bill Cosby.

On the schedule at the Melody Tent in Hyannis, MA are pop-rock trailblazers Matt Nathanson & Gavin DeGraw; pop mystics The Moody Blues; and R&B balladeers Boyz II Men. 

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Who says I never win anything?

Who says I never win anything?

Mar 4, 2014

We’d like to congratulate our newest WINNER Daniel N of the South Shore!

Daniel is the winner of our $500 Gift Card Giveaway. In the late fall we held a contest to give away a gift card to people who signed up for our email list. We’re delighted to announce Daniel as our winner. Daniel plans to give his prize to his brother. “The Music Circus and the Melody Tent are my brother’s favorite places in the whole world,”

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The Art of the Live Show

The Art of the Live Show

Feb 27, 2014

We’re thrilled to have Huey Lewis and The News back at the tent after 4 years. They’re well known for their live show. One of the highlights is their a cappella rendition of early rock n’ roll classics such as “It’s Alright”, “Little Bitty Pretty One” and “Sixty Minute Man”.

Crackerjack hooks and memorable melodies aren’t enough. The best performers take it a step further and develop a memorable experience for their audiences.

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COUNTRY STARS, A CAPELLA AND FAN FAVORITES AT THE MUSIC CIRCUS AND MELODY TENT THIS SUMMER

COUNTRY STARS, A CAPELLA AND FAN FAVORITES AT THE MUSIC CIRCUS AND MELODY TENT THIS SUMMER

Feb 21, 2014

2nd Announcement of the 2014 Summer Concert Season Released

Cohasset, MA, February 21, 2014– Critically acclaimed country stars Martina McBride and Trace Adkins will be returning to the Music Circus and the Melody Tent this summer. Also on the schedule are a cappella powerhouse Straight No Chaser; fan favorites Huey Lewis and The News; and instrumental phenom Chris Botti.  All shows on the Music Circus and Melody Tent’s second announcement are on sale to the general public today.

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New Concerts for Summer 2014 on sale NOW!

New Concerts for Summer 2014 on sale NOW!

Feb 21, 2014

New shows for the 2014 Summer Concert Series are on sale to the general public today.  Tickets for Martina McBride, Trace Adkins, Straight No Chaser and Huey Lewis and The News are on-sale now at themusiccircus.org – click on Tickets & Events.  Below are the performance dates for each show:

Martin McBride – July 11th @ 7:30pm

Straight No Chaser – July 12th @ 8pm

Huey Lewis and The News –

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Performing Arts Can Help Kids Heal

Performing Arts Can Help Kids Heal

Feb 12, 2014

After every tragedy a concerned group of citizens comes together to create something positive from a heart wrenching event.

The tragic events at Sandy Hook elementary school on December 14, 2012 were no exception. The 12.14 Foundation was formed to “build a landmark Performing Arts Centre in Newtown, Connecticut, in memory of those lost on December 14, 2012.  We aim to develop a premier Academy of the Arts with help from local, national,

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