Concerts & Live Music
A standing ovation is in order for the local music scene.
Standing proud at the heart of Downtown Worcester, the DCU Center’s multi-purpose venue hosts a steady rotation of notable artists. The legendary Frank Sinatra was the first to grace the stage when the venue first opened as the Centrum.
The Hanover Theatre & Conservatory for the Performing Arts
Featuring musical acts, artists and productions, The Hanover Theatre draws over 196,000 patrons annually with world-class performances, from the likes of Jersey Boys, Neil Young and Tony Bennett.
Renowned for its elegance and sound quality, Mechanics Hall not only boasts stunning décor and architectural detail, but also spectacular shows and holiday specials.
The Music Worcester team brings striking performances to a variety of local venues. Guest artists with international orchestras, chamber and jazz ensembles, ballet companies and solo recitals make up the talent creating an array of events each season.
Off the Rails
“Feed the belly, feel the music” at Off the Rails Worcester, where country music comes to life.
This historic concert venue prides itself on being extremely artist friendly, which is further proven by the extensive list of former acts, like 50 Cent, B.B. King, Blink 182, Jay-Z, Korn and The Three Stooges.
Catch a show with Indian Ranch’s outdoor concert lineup, a destination that’s so much more than a music venue—boasting campsites, a lakeside restaurant and a paddlewheel riverboat on Webster Lake.
A substantial artistic presence in the community, the 70-member volunteer chorus of Salisbury Singers is known for its acclaimed performances and dedication to the growth of its members.
Worcester Chamber Music Society
<>Worcester Chamber Music Society brings chamber music to intimate Greater Worcester venues through affordable concerts, education and community engagement.
Worcester County Light Opera Club
Worcester County Light Opera Club has exceeded the boundaries of its namesake with workshops and in-house productions.
Worcester Youth Orchestras
Aspiring musicians join the Worcester Youth Orchestras to acquire orchestral training and develop lasting connections.
VOX New England
From public concerts to costumed productions, VOX New England enhances the cultural scene of the region while also educating local youth.