culture

Pontine Theatre
959 Islington St., Portsmouth, NH
(603) 436-6660

Creating and performing intimately scaled original productions that celebrate the culture, history and literature of New England.

The Music Hall
Easy to get to, Impossible to forget
28 Chestnut St, Portsmouth, NH
(603) 436-2400

The Music Hall is a performing arts center featuring curated entertainment from around the world in two theaters in its downtown Portsmouth, New Hampshire campus – one, a landmark 1878 Victorian theater, designated an American Treasure for the Arts by the US Senate, the other the intimate Music Hall Loft around the corner, recently named “best performing arts venue” by Yankee Magazine and the recipient of the NH AIA award for design excellence.

The Sound
Free & independent news for the Seacoast
105 Court St. Portsmouth NH
(603) 373-0499

The Sound covers news and culture on the greater New Hampshire Seacoast. Our mission is to provide information and inspiration.The Sound encourages participation in both our creative community and local government. We aim to keep readers informed and engaged, and to do so with a balance of urgency and diligence, gravity and humor, accountability and fun.The Sound is owned and operated locally by journalists who uphold the traditions of ethics, accuracy, integrity and reliability, as well as the highest standards of quality. We hope you like our work as much as we do.