Littleton, MA - Arts & Culture
Welcome to Littleton Arts & Culture page. The Town of Littleton, Massachusetts hosts several arts and cultural institutions-- Indian Hill Music, Nashoba Valley Chorale, Littleton Lyceum, The Cannon Theatre, and Firehouse Coffeehouse. Learn more about them, and support them.
Best Place to Raise Kids in Massachusettts: Littleton. From BloombergBusinessweek: Littleton is an arts-friendly town, home to Indian Hill Music, a nonprofit music education center featuring both a professional orchestra and music outreach programs, and a community theater that hosts summer activities for youth. But it’s not all play: Littleton Public Schools placed on the AP District Honor Roll for their results on College Board testing.
Indian Hill Music is a non-profit regional center for music education and performance located in Littleton, Massachusetts. Our mission is to benefit individuals, families and communities through music. Indian Hill is one of only a few national models to combine a professional orchestra, a music school, and a full complement of high-quality education and outreach programs. The organization believes in the transformational power of music: that engaging in musical experiences promotes physical, intellec-tual, and emotional expression, healing and growth. The Music School provides instruction to 1,500 students of all ages and abilities; the professional concert series features the Orchestra of Indian Hill, chamber music, and jazz, and engages over 5,000 concert-goers; Indian Hill’s community engagement initiative reaches 6,600 community members through a wide range of concerts, educational programs, and services that enhance the quality of life in its 60-town region. Located at 36 King Street, Littleton, MA 01460
Nashoba Valley Chorale
, an SATB regional chorus, is based in Littleton, Massachusetts. Our members come together from a wide range of towns in Eastern and Central Massachusetts and Southern New Hampshire. We perform serious (but not necessarily solemn) music of many styles and periods under the artistic leadership of conductor Anne Watson Born. From Bach and Beethoven to Brahms and Britten, from madrigals to jazz standards to African American spirituals. We have fun and we love making great music together!
Littleton Lyceum, the "Oldest Continuous Lyceum in the United States" established in 1829, is committed to providing affordable cultural enrichment to Lyceum members and to the public at large through programs and workshops that are entertaining and enlightening. The Lyceum is supported by private endowment, public subscription and donations from businesses and individuals.
The Cannon Theatre's mission is to serve the community through the presentation of family-friendly comedies. We are also striving to engage youth by encouraging them to build their leadership potential while accomplishing positive results through theater experiences. Located at 410 Great Rd, Littleton, MA.
The Firehouse Coffeehouse. All regular season concerts take place at 8 PM on the First Friday of the month from November to March at First Church Unitarian, 19 Foster Street, Littleton, MA 01460. Season 19 - 2012-2013: 11/2/12 - Michael Johnson; 12/7/12 - Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem; 1/4/13 - Cheryl Wheeler; 2/1/13 - emma's revolution; 3/1/13 - John Gorka.