Community Events

Falmouth Academy is host to a variety of community events ranging from talks to films to musical performances. Please check out the calendar on this page. 

FA Community Series

Falmouth Academy inaugurated the Community Series in 2001 with Atlantic correspondent Robert Kaplan. Speakers have included NPR’s Bill Littlefield; former CBS Moscow Bureau chief, Dr. Beth Knobel; and Robert H. Pelletreau, former Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs.  The lectures, which celebrate community, are partially funded by the Woods Hole Foundation.

The Falmouth Academy Community Series is free and open to the public.

October 17, 7pmFalmouth Academy and the Museums on the Green welcome William Taubman, Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and author of Khrushchev  to discuss his extraordinary new biography, Gorbachev: His Life and Times (W.W. Norton Co:September 2017).   

November 3, 2017, 6pm: Falmouth Academy and Woods Hole Research Center will host a screening of An Inconvenient Sequel: Speaking Truth to Power followed by an expert panel discussion with Dr. Phil Duffy, Dr. Robert Holmes and Dr. Heather Goldstone. A light reception will be held at 5:30pm.

December 14, 2017, 7pm: Falmouth Alumna Rosie Gray '08, staff writer for the Atlantic Monthly and member of the White House press corps will speak about being a Washington journalist in today's political climate.

April 3, 2108, 7pm: Artistic Director and Conductor of the Cape Symphony, Jung-Ho Pak will talk about the future of performing arts and "his goal of reaching every single person on Cape Cod with the gift of beautiful music." 

Cape Cod Theatre Project

During the summer, the Cape Cod Theatre Project set up residence at Falmouth Academy for four weeks. Professional actors, directors and playwrights develop their new plays at the Cape Cod Theatre Project with performances taking place on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. 

For more information about the Cape Cod Theatre Project and to book tickets, please visit their website

Falmouth Chorale

The Falmouth Chorale is comprised of 100 active singers who love singing choral music and performing at community and private events. They are led by Artistic Director, John Yankee who is also the director of the Falmouth Academy Boys' and Girls' Chorus groups. 

For more information about Falmouth Chorale events, please visit their website

Film Falmouth

A collaboration between Woods Hole Film Festival and Falmouth Academy, Film Falmouth is a monthly screening series of independent film each year from October through May.  Film Falmouth is supported in part by a grant from the Cape Cod 5 Charitable Foundation Trust, the Falmouth Fund of the Cape Cod Foundation and by the Massachusetts Cultural Council. 

For film listings and to buy tickets, visit their website or call (508)495-3456. 

National Theatre Live

National Theatre Live is a project that broadcasts National Theatre shows from London to venues across the world. The broadcasts are recordings of the National Theatre shows, not live simulcasts. 

For more information about the shows and to buy tickets, please visit our online booking page or call (508) 457-9696 x 200.

Woods Hole Film Festival

The Woods Hole Film Festival is held annually from the last Saturday of July through the first Saturday of August and is the oldest independent film festival on Cape Cod and the Islands.

For film listings and to book tickets, please visit their website or call (508) 495-3456.