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Foggy RootsSummer Sunset Series
with Foggy Roots
Mondays
August 7 & August 21
7 – 9 P.M.
$20/ticket
Whaling Museum
13 Broad Street

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Join the NHA for special evening performances featuring Foggy Roots, Nantucket’s own reggae band, on the Whaling Museum’s gorgeous rooftop observation deck. Enjoy stunning views of the sunset on Nantucket Harbor and an evening of unforgettable music. Light bites and a cash bar will be available.

Monday, August 7 $20/ticket SOLD OUT
Monday, August 21 $20/ticket SOLD OUT

Summer Sunset Series 
with Audio ArchitechsSummer Sunset Series
with Audio Architechs
Mondays
July 31, August 14, & August 28
7 – 9 P.M.
Whaling Museum
13 Broad Street

Purchase tickets here in advance. These concerts will sell out!

Join the NHA for special evening performances featuring Audio Architechs and other special guests on the Whaling Museum's gorgeous rooftop observation deck. Enjoy stunning views of the sunset on Nantucket Harbor and an evening of unforgettable music. Light bites and a cash bar will be available.

Monday, July 31
Randy Deshaies featuring Peter Ahern
$20/ticket
Monday, August 14
Nickodemus featuring Peter Ahern
$50/ticket
Monday, August 28
Billy Desmond
$20/ticket

Moby-Dick Rehearsed
August 15 – 17
7 P.M.
$30/ticket
Whaling Museum
13 Broad Street

Space is limited. Reserve your spot today!

The NHA and Theatre Workshop of Nantucket (TWN) are pleased to present the one-act play Moby Dick Rehearsed. Written by Orson Welles in 1950, this play within a play is both a celebration of the stage and testimony of the enduring legacy of Herman Melville's masterpiece of American literature.

Wednesday, August 15 $30/ticket
Wednesday, August 16 $30/ticket
Wednesday, August 17 $30/ticket

"Hanna in Her Garden: An Afternoon at Greater Light"
Wednesdays
July 26
August 2, 9, & 16
2 P.M.
FREE for NHA Members
$5/ticket for the general public
Greater Light Garden
8 Howard Street

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Join Nantucket artist and photographer Beverly Hall as she brings alive the spirit of Hanna Monaghan in this theatrical series in the Greater Light Garden on Wednesdays this summer. Hanna and Gertrude Monaghan, the sisters who transformed Greater Light from a livestock barn into their summer home and artistic retreat in the 1930s, were daring, eclectic and passionate about the arts. Hall breathes life into Hanna Monaghan as she interprets Monaghan's own writings and memoirs.

Please plan to walk or bike to this program as parking is very limited.

Wednesday, July 26 $5/ticket
Wednesday, August 2 $5/ticket
Wednesday, August 9 $5/ticket
Wednesday, August 16 $5/ticket

Gioia DimockImages of America: Whaling in Massachusetts Lecture and Book Signing with Gioia Dimock
Tuesday, July 25
6 P.M. (doors open at 5:30 P.M.)
FREE for NHA Members
$10/general public
Whaling Museum
13 Broad Street

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Join archivist Gioia Dimock as she discusses her new book Images of America: Whaling in Massachusetts for the Arcadia Publishing and the History Press series.

Through historic prints, paintings, photographs, and documents, Dimock explores the whaling industry that boomed throughout the coastal region of Massachusetts during the 18th and 19th centuries. 

Gioia Dimock has worked as an archivist and consultant for the Bourne Town Archives and as a member of the Bourne Historical Commission for many years. She is also the author of Images of America: Bourne.

A book signing will follow the presentation.


Ben Phillips and a shark“Underwater Photography: Massachusetts to Manila” with Underwater Photographer & Diver Ben Phillips
Thursday, August 24
6 P.M. (doors open at 5:30 P.M.)
FREE for NHA Members
$10/person
Whaling Museum
13 Broad Street

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Join the NHA for a special evening lecture with Nantucket's own international adventurer and photographer Ben Phillips as he invites us under the waves. From the waters in Southeast Asia to those waters surrounding Nantucket, Phillips' filming and photography bring us closer to some of the deep water's most diminutive dwellers and some of its most magnificent creatures.