It is a busy season for the Great North Woods Committee for the Arts as it welcomes the group The Fretless next Tuesday, Sept. 29, at 7 p.m. for a concert at the Tillotson Center in Colebrook.
The Fretless is a new approach to folk music that is quickly gaining high acclaim around the world. This unique band is taking string music to fascinating places as it transforms fiddle tunes and folk melodies into intricate, beautiful, high-energy arrangements.
The Great North Woods Committee for the Arts (GNWCA) is hosting a coffeehouse concert with piper Dick Hensold on Sunday, Sept. 20, in the first-floor gallery at the Tillotson Center in Colebrook at 7 p.m.
The Great North Woods Committee for the Arts is excited to be hosting a return visit to Colebrook when Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas perform on Sept. 17. The concert will be held in the Tillotson Center at 7 p.m.; admission is $15. Fraser and Haas were last in Colebrook in September 2013. The upcoming concert is sponsored by the family of Janet Mcl.Williams.
Fresh from their successful play “Boeing-Boeing, the Carriage Lane Players will present “Steel Magnolias” next month at the Tillotson Center theater in Colebrook. The comedy-drama, written by Robert Harling, will run on Sept. 11 at 7 p.m., Sept. 12 at 2 and 7 p.m., and one week later, on Sept. 19, at 2 and 7 p.m. Admission to the show is $15 per person.