Since 2005, jazz musicians from the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, and Europe have appeared at the annual Provincetown Jazz Festival. The Festival is held in the Oldest Arts Colony in the United States and donates a portion of the proceeds to worthy causes on Cape Cod.
Enjoy outdoor concerts in summer, and the world-class Cape Symphony year-round. Theaters abound, including the Cape Playhouse, America’s oldest professional summer theater. And the Cape Cod Melody Tent hosts national and international artists and comedians in season.
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The Cultural Center's mission is to increase access to education in the visual and performing arts, culture and humanities for all Cape residents, with specific concentration on youth development and professional growth. It serves as a focal point for the community and visitors to the area interested in culture and the arts by offering instruction, entertainment and exhibition.
The Cultural Center offers a wide range of events and programs related to Exhibition, Education, and Entertainment. Please visit our calendar to see what's coming up.
The Community of Jesus is an ecumenical monastery in the Benedictine tradition. Join us for worship at the Church of the Transfiguration for the Daily Offices sung in Gregorian chant, for weekday or Sunday Eucharist, or for a time of private prayer and reflection. Docent led tours about the art and architecture of the Church are available every day except Wednesday. The Church tells the story of salvation in mosaics, frescos, bronze, glass, carved limestone and icons from Genesis to Revelation.
Cape Cod Theatre Company is a nationally recognized, year-round center for theatre arts education and outreach, and a semi-professional theatre that mounts 10 full-scale productions each year for audiences of more than 20,000.
Our mission is to educate, empower, and inspire students of all ages to explore and expand their creative talents, to experience and appreciate live theatre, and to develop and nurture a lifelong love of the performing arts.
Productions. Education. Community. It’s all in our name. Now celebrating our 65th season.
Over the last 20 years, thousands of people have come through the doors of Cotuit Center for the Arts and experienced an art center unlike anything else. Offering a variety of educational programs, performances and exhibitions, The Center has established itself as a great place to celebrate the arts. Founded in 1993 and incorporated as a non-profit charitable organization in 1995, Cotuit Center for the Arts has an excellent history of producing and presenting innovative, quality works that encourage individual artistic development and exploration.
The Arts Foundation of Cape Cod is the regional arts agency for Barnstable County, and has been the Voice of the Arts on Cape Cod since 1988. The AFCC strengthens, supports, and promotes Cape Cod's arts and culture community through grants, professional development, training, collaborative marketing, and advocacy. For additional information about our year-round programs, visit our website.
Take a 19th century Cape meetinghouse, an extraordinary history, and more than eighty seasons of top-notch professional theatre, and it's easy to see why the Cape Playhouse is one of the most famous summer theatres in the country! America's Oldest Professional Summer Theatre has combined the best Broadway comedies, musicals, mysteries and dramas with unforgettable performances from the nation's finest actors since 1927. Also, the Cape Cod Center for the Arts offers fantastic Theater for Children.
“An architectural wonder" - Cape Cod Travel Guide
Gloriae Dei Artes is a nonprofit foundation dedicated to the pursuit of beauty, truth, and faith, in the Arts — sharing inspiration and education with people across many nationalities, cultures, and traditions. Youth enrichment is an important part of the mission of Gloriae Dei Artes. By leading workshops, teaching lessons, hosting assemblies, and encouraging student participation in classical music and performing arts, the GDA arts groups demonstrate the values of commitment, teamwork, enthusiasm, and respect for self and others.
Get up close and personal at the Cape Cod Melody Tent. For 62 years, the Cape Cod Melody Tent and our sister venue, the South Shore Music Circus, have been presenting world-class entertainment in the scenic Massachusetts coastal communities of Cohasset and Hyannis. The only two continuously-operated tent theatres in the round in the United States. No one gets you closer to the stars!