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Summer Spotlight Donor!


Summer Spotlight


Evenings Under the Stars


Wacky Wednesdays

EUS Subscriptions


Saturday Night Parking


Handicapped Parking


Photos of the Carr Amphitheater


Become an EUS Volunteer!

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Evenings Under the Stars - 2017

at the Jane Carr Amphitheater in Hingham

Welcome to the 21st season of Summer Spotlight, SSC’s outdoor concert series! Feel the warm breeze of a summer's evening, smell the intoxicating aroma of hot dogs cooking on the grill, run your bare feet through the soft grass of the lawn, and enjoy a leisurely glass of wine while listening to an Evenings Under the Stars performance. Come to hear something new – we've got a little something for everyone with contemporary programming that's fresh and new.

Audience members are invited to have light hors d’oeuvres and drinks prior to the concert, mingle with other guests and meet the performers at EUS pre-concert receptions. 

Concerts take place rain or shine.

For information about accessibility and accommodations, please visit our Know Before You Go page.

EUS Saturday Evening Concerts


July 8
Evenings Under the Stars Festival Orchestra presents Mozart and More!

Mozart and More features the Evenings Under the Stars Festival Orchestra under the baton of Conductor Nicholas Palmer. Guest soloist SSC clarinet faculty member Peter Bianca performs Mozart’s Clarinet Concerto in A Major, K.622.


July 15
A Celtic Sojourn with Brian O’Donovan

After last summer’s sold out performance, Producer Brian O’Donovan brings his A Celtic Sojourn back to the Carr Amphitheater. Donovan hosts a lively, varied and engaging concert featuring a diverse lineup of Celtic musicians, singers, and dancers, guaranteed to wow our growing EUS audience.



July 22
Jon Abrams and his Billy Joel Band - a Tribute

Fronted by pianist/vocalist Jon Abrams, this Billy Joel tribute band performs a dynamic, energetic concert of pure, classic Joel hit songs, spanning more than thirty five years. Abrams, recognized as one of the stars of the national Broadway tour of the Billy Joel/Twyla Tharp musical "Movin' Out," is joined by Joel’s original lead guitarist, David Brown and six Boston-based professional musicians. Be sure to catch David's iconic guitar solos on familiar tunes such as Allentown, This is the Time, You May be Right, and others.



July 29
Beguiled Again: The Songs of Rodgers and Hart

Featuring present and past SSC voice faculty members, friends, and a large chorus, Beguiled Again is pleasing compilation of tunes from the great duo, including The Lady is a Tramp, Cause We Got Cake, Mountain Greenery, Sing for Your Supper, Ten Cents a Dance, My Funny Valentine, My Romance and the eponymous Beguiled Again. Performers include vocalists Beth Canterbury, Holly Jennings, Beth Macleod Largent and Devon Morin, with Sarah Troxler on piano.



Subscriptions include admission to pre-concert receptions and onsite parking.

Pavilion Lawn

Saturday Night Parking

Directions: From Route 3 take Exit 14 to Route 228 and proceed north toward Nantasket, crossing Rt. 53. Go three miles to traffic light at High/Free Street. Turn left on High. Take first right on Cross St. (which becomes New Bridge St.). At end of New Bridge, turn right on Fort Hill St. Go approx. 1 mile to Hingham School Bus Depot on left across from the train station. Look for Evenings Under the Stars parking sign.

Saturday parking is at the Hingham School Bus Depot, 19 Fort Hill St. Shuttle buses provide transportation to and from the Carr Amphitheater at South Shore Conservatory. Shuttle bus service from the Hingham Bus Depot begins at 5:30 pm. The last bus leaves the bus depot at 6:55 pm.

Handicapped and Wednesday morning parking is on Conservatory grounds. After right turn onto Fort Hill St., take immediate left on Charles Everett Way and follow signs to SSC. Handicapped parking for those with HP plates or placards only. If you require special arrangements, please call the box office at least three days in advance.

Handicapped Parking

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Handicapped Parking is available for our guests with HP placards/plates. There are a limited number of HP spaces available. Please call the box office (781-749-7565 x 22) at least 24 hours ahead to reserve your spot. There is a drop-off area for those guests who may require mobility assistance.


Become a Summer Spotlight Donor!

2017 information

Angel $1,750

  • PREMIERE PATRON membership and invitation for 2 to SSC Premiere Patron Appreciation Dinner
  • 4 tickets to all four Saturday night Evenings Under the Stars concerts with a
    complimentary bottle of wine
  • Four tickets to Saturday pre-concert receptions
  • Preferred parking
  • Program listing
  • 2 tickets to all Wacky Wednesday Children's Concerts at SSC

Total value of tickets received: $790 tax-deductible donation: $960

Supernova $1,200

  • PREMIERE PATRON membership and invitation for
  • 2 to SSC Premiere Patron Appreciation Dinner
  • 2 tickets to all four Saturday night Evenings Under the Stars concerts
  • 2 tickets to Saturday pre-concert receptions
  • Preferred parking
  • Program listing

Total value of tickets received: $320; tax-deductible donation: $880

Stargazer $650

  • 2 Pavilion tickets to all Saturday concerts
  • Two tickets to pre-concert receptions
  • Preferred parking
  • Program listing

Total value of tickets received: $320; tax-deductible donation: $330

Become a Summer Spotlight Donor by June 17 to be included in the program!

Jane Carr Amphitheater

Carr Smphitheater
Announcement - June 2015: SSC's Jane Carr Amphitheater completely updated its sound and lighting systems. Funding for this project has been provided by the Massachusetts Cultural Facilities Fund, a program of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, administered through a collaborative arrangement between MassDevelopment and the Massachusetts Cultural Council. SSC is grateful to the individuals who generously donated the matching funds required as part of this grant.


EUS volunteers

Help South Shore Conservatory put on a show! Volunteer as an EUS usher, work the concession stand, help at the box office or take pictures. Bring old friends, meet new ones and take in a fabulous evening of music.  

Receive a complimentary lawn ticket and onsite parking for each concert at which you volunteer!

Contact Beth MacLeod Largent for more information at or 781-749-7565 x. 20.