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    June 8, 2023. The ptownie dispatch!

    June 8 ptownie Dispatch
    June 8, 2023

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    CabaretFest – Sondheim by the Sea

    June 5, 2023 to June 11, 2023 at Crown & Anchor

    Join us this season as we celebrate the genius of Stephen Sondheim and other great Broadway composers in “Sondheim by the Sea“! We have 13 new shows for you to enjoy this season, presenting by Award winning performers in Provincetown.

    Kim David Smith show presents his take on Marlene Dietrich with the wonderful Tracy Stark on piano at the Post Office Caberet.

    4-Star Solo Show Festival – That Dorothy Parker

    June 7, 2023 – June 9, 2023 at 7pm at Provincetown Theater

    Created and performed by the acclaimed actress and playwright Carol Lempert, The New York Times hailed her work, That Dorothy Parker, “A witty, biting, touching slice of literary history.” As directed by Janice L. Goldberg in a brisk 90-minutes, That Dorothy Parker weaves the story of its trailblazing writer via her stinging wit, fierce intellect, and passionate relationships (both literary and intimate) with stories from the decade she spent holding court at Manhattan’s legendary Algonquin Round Table.

    The Mosquito Story Slam tell us a 5-minute, true story about an idol or hero who inspired, or perhaps even saved you at Provincetown Theater!

    The X1023 80’s Prom

    Saturday, June 10, 2023 at 7pm at Provincetown Town Hall

    Kick off the summer of 2023 at the X1023.fm 80’s Prom and dance the night away to live performances by C&C Music Factory, Shannon, Alisha, and Company B. You don’t want to miss this party at the Provincetown Town Hall Auditorium. Legendary DJ Tad Bonvie will be spinning the best of the 80’s between the live performances and giving away awesome prizes. Around Town Events will cater the event. Doors open at 6:30, and the party begins at 7 PM.

    Get ready for PAIGE TURNER’s totally awesome new show: DRAG ME TO THE 80’s! at Post Office Cabaret.

    Freedom: The George Michael Experience with Todd Alsup

    Wednesday’s June 14 thru September 13, 2023 at 7:30pm at Crown & Anchor

    Back for a second season after a triumphant 15-week sold out run at the Crown last summer! FREEDOM is an electrifying and immersive musical event celebrating the life and iconic songs of one of pop music’s brightest and sexiest starts. Conceived and performed by New York pop singer/songwriter Todd Alsup, this upbeat “club music cabaret” traces George Michael’s trailblazing history, weaving historical multimedia clips and 20 of his most unforgettable hits.

    Are you ready to Diva? In this all out, sequin soaked, All-live-singing Diva! Drag Tribute Mega Watts Delta Miles, Roxy Pops and Qya Cristal!

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    2023 Provincetown International Film Festival

    25 Years of the Provincetown International Film Festival

    Expect some exciting new work from around the world at this year’s International Film Festival in Provincetown.

    Whale Week Provincetown

    Have a Whale of a Time in Provincetown!

    Millions of people each year view the friendly and playful cetaceans that frequent the waters of New England between April and October. Eighty-five years after the region’s whaling industry disappeared, whale watching is a multi-million-dollar business in New England.

    Black Flash Provincetown

    A (Black) Flash in the Pan: Provincetown’s Boogeyman

    The creature was seen in the East End and then, minutes later, in the West End, arguing for wings on its feet. A number of names were tried on to describe it, some calling it the Devil of the Dunes, others the Provincetown Phantom; but it’s the name that stuck, the Black Flash, which took into account the creature’s impossible speed.

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    Cabaretfest – “Sondheim by the Sea”

    June 5, 2023 to June 11, 2023

    Provincetown International Film Festival

    June 14, 2023 to June 18, 2023

    Frolic – Men of Color Weekend

    June 15, 2023 to June 19, 2023

    Provincetown Portuguese Festival

    June 23, 2023 to June 25, 2023

    Revolution: Independence Week

    July 1, 2023 to July 8, 2023

    Bear Week

    July 9, 2023 to July 15, 2023

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