Get ready to see the stars come out this summer at the South Shore Music Circus in Cohasset. Performances begin on June 22nd with country singer Willie Nelson kicking off the live concert season under the big green tent.
Enjoy an evening of entertainment in the intimate surroundings of a theater-in-the-round where every seat is a good one. On the 2012 roster are 36 productions including weekday fairy tale plays for young children.
Performing this year are such headliners as The Guess Who, Diana Krall, Seal and Macy Gray, Trace Adkins, The Fab Four ultimate Beatles tribute, the Temptations and the Four Tops, the Celtic Tenors and Ronan Tynan, Martina McBride, Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, and comedians Bill Maher and John Pinette. Singer Darius Rucker will end the summer season with two performances on September 1st and 2nd.
The Wiggles TV personalities will entertain younger kids on August 16 at 10:30 a.m. and members of the Kaleidoscope Children’s Theatre will present Thursday morning productions of The Frog Prince, Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, and Snow White.
Parking is free and snack foods and alcohol can be purchased on site.
For a complete schedule of the 2012 season, go to www.musiccircus.org or visit the box office at 130 Sohier Street in Cohasset from 12-6:00 p.m. seven days a week. Call 781-383-9850 for more information.
Like its sister venue, the Cape Cod Melody Tent in Hyannis, the South Shore Music Circus is owned and operated by a not-for-profit organization that supports arts and education programs in Southeastern Massachusetts.