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The Kate in March

March 1 - March 31

Enjoy films, concerts, the opera, theater and…the Oscars! at The Kate in Old Saybrook this March.

We Banjo 3
Enjoy listening to We Banjo 3 at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 1st.  We Banjo 3 plays with swing and soul, effortlessly combining the best of Irish and Bluegrass banjo music and song, mining the rich vein of the American Old Time tradition and thoroughly reinventing the banjo band sound. Tickets are $35-$38.

RUNA performs at 8pm on Friday, March 2nd. Quickly gaining recognition as one of Irish music’s new “super-groups,” RUNA has been enchanting audiences by pushing the boundaries of Irish folk music since their formation in 2008. Tickets are $34.

The Machine Unplugged
Listen to the Machine at 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 3rd.  The Machine, America’s top Pink Floyd show, has forged a 25 year reputation of excellence, extending the legacy of Pink Floyd, while creating another legacy all their own. Tickets are $40-$44.

Oscars Party 2018
Have fun watching the Oscars at 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 4th.  Join us for the Kate’s annual red-carpet event that honors our 12-time Oscar Nominated, 4-time-winning namesake and makes for a great party and fundraiser. .

Duane Michals & Horst
Watch this film, part of the Bridging the Arts Film Series at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 6th.  Michals, the photographic master of mystic innuendo, is the subject of a haunting and evocative film divided into sections – some of which reproduce in his well-known photographic stories. Tickets are $15.

The High Kings
Enjoy an evening with The High Kings at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 8th and 8:00 p.m. on Friday, March 9th.  The High Kings are charting a new course for Irish ballad music – equal parts rousing and reflective, energetic and insightful.  Tickets are $52-$55.

Met in HD:  Semiramide
Watch this performance on the big screen at 12:55 p.m. on Saturday, March 10th and Tuesday, March 13th.

The all-star bel canto cast features Angela Meade in the title role of the murderous Queen of Babylon, who squares off in breathtaking duets with Arsace, a trouser role sung by Elizabeth DeShong. Javier Camarena, Ildar Abdrazakov, and Ryan Speedo Green complete the stellar cast. Tickets are $28 on the 10th and $25 on the 13th.

Adam Ezra Group
Enjoy an evening with the Adam Ezra Group at 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 10th. Adam Ezra Group’s songwriting is making waves around the country. Tickets are $22-$28.

Curious George: Golden Meatball
Have fun watching Curious George at 1pm on Sunday, March 11th.  Join the inquisitive, lovable little monkey Curious George, star of books, movies and the award winning PBS television show in this delightful new musical. Tickets are $12-$20.

NT Live: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Watch this on the big screen at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 14th. Tennessee Williams’ twentieth century masterpiece Cat on a Hot Tin Roof is a searing, poetic story of a family’s fight for survival. Tickets are $20.

The Irish Comedy Tour
Enjoy the Irish Comedy Tour  at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 15th.  The Irish Comedy Tour takes the party atmosphere of a Dublin pub and combines it with a boisterous, belly-laugh band of hooligans.   Tickets are $33-$35.

Ari Hest
Listen to Ari Hest at 8:00 p.m. on Friday, March 16th.  On the heels of opening for Judy Collins in December, Ari Heist returns to headline the Kate.  Growing up outside NYC, he played guitar in high school hallways, learning songs by The Beatles, Peter Gabriel, and Dave Matthews Band.  Tickets are $25-$28.

Cezanne: Portraits of a Life
Watch this film on the big screen at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, March17th. Dedicated to the portrait work of Paul Cézanne, the exhibition opens in Paris before traveling to London and Washington.  Tickets are $15.

Sail On!
Enjoy Sail On, the Beach Boys Tribute Band, at 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 17th.  Sail On, focuses on performing songs by America’s Band, The Beach Boys, to sheer perfection. Tickets are $36-$40.

Bolshoi in HD:  Flames of Paris
Watch on the big screen at 12:55 p.m. on Sunday, March 18th. In the era of the French Revolution, Jeanne and her brother Jérôme leave Marseille for Paris in support the revolutionary effort that is taking over the capital.

Missoula Children’s Theatre:  Snow White
Snow White comes to the Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center, 300 Main St, at 12:00 & 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 24th.  The Missoula Children’s Theatre presents Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs, an original adaptation of the classic fairy tale. An AUDITION will be held for the Missoula Children’s Theatre (MCT) original adaptation of Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs March 19th from 3:30 to 5:30pm. Tickets are $12-$16.

Damn the Torpedoes
Enjoy Damn the Torpedoes as they perform at 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 24th.  Mesmerizing audiences since 2007, Damn the Torpedoes offer a complete Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers concert experience. Tickets are $37-$42.

The Railsplitters
Listen to the Railsplitters at 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 25th.  The Railsplitters’ staple of highly melodic songwriting is composed by all 5 members and sung by lead singer Lauren Stovall, whose jazzy, songbird-like, vocal leaps from note to note with a ton of emotional conviction. Tickets are $20-$25. .

Kate Classic Film Series: Quality Street
Enjoy this film on the big screen at 2:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 27th.  Tickets are $8.

George Winston
Do not miss George Winston at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 28th & Thursday, March 29th.  Grammy Award-winning pianist George Winston weaves worlds with his deeply interpretive playing.  His rich and original melodies create an unforgettable evening of musical enchantment. Tickets are $65.

Sugary Rayford
Enjoy an evening with Sugaray Rayford at 8:00 p.m. on Friday, March 30th.  When Sugaray belts out a song, you not only hear it, you feel it. The excitement in the room is palpable when he takes the stage. Tickets are $30-$34.

Met in HD:  Cosi fan tutte
Enjoy watching Cosi fan tutte at 12:55 p.m. on Saturday, March 31st.  A winning cast comes together for Phelim McDermott’s clever vision of Mozart’s comedy about the sexes, set in a carnival-esque, funhouse environment inspired by 1950s Coney Island—complete with bearded ladies, fire eaters, and a Ferris wheel. Tickets are $28.

Christine Ohlman “Love is the Air”
Have fun listening to Christine Ohlman & Rebel Montez and special guests the Sin Sisters at 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 31th. Featuring Christine Ohlman & Rebel Montez with special guests The Sin Sisters– The Beehive Queen will bring the love AND the hip-shakin’ grit to the Kate stage to celebrate romance in all its swamp-ified glory, with new songs to seal the deal! Tickets are $30.

For more information, call 877-503-1286 or visit


The Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center
300 Main Street
Old Saybrook, CT 06475 United States
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