Center Presents "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner"

New Bedford, MA - The New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center is pleased to present a performance of Samuel Taylor Coleridge's The Rime of the Ancient Mariner by the WatermelonAlligator Theatre Company on Thursday, February 15th at 7:00 p.m. Rime is the story of the misfortune the ancient mariner experiences on…

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By the Sweat of Our Brow

New Bedford, MA -  The New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center is pleased to present By the Sweat of Our Brow, an illustrated talk by performing artist Sylva Ann Soares. Created from the oral history interviews of elder Cape Verdean Longshoremen of International Longshoremen's Association Local #1329, the performance brings their…

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A Day in the Life Series continues with James "Jimmy" Dwyer, Jr.

New Bedford, MA - The New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center's A Day in the Life speaker series continues on Thursday, January 18th  at 7:00 p.m. with James "Jimmy" Dwyer, Jr.  as he talks about life as a lumper and the changes he has seen in his almost 60 years on…

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January Dock-U-Mentaries presents Marlon Brando in "On the Waterfront"

New Bedford, Mass.— Join us for On the Waterfront starring Marlon Brando when the Dock-U-Mentaries Film Series continues on January 19that 7:00 p.m. Dock-U-Mentaries is a co-production of New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park and the New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center.  Films about the working waterfront are screened on the…

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