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    An Tua Nua with Metamovements

    Presented by MetaMovements Salsa at An Tua Nua, Boston

    Ongoing

    Metamovements offers semi-private salsa lessons every Wednesday starting at 7 for those who want to quickly learn how to become better dancers. At 7pm we feature a specialized semi-private lesson focused on your specific needs. Each group is based on experience level so whether you're new to salsa or have been dancing for years we have something for you. At 8 we feature a Rueda de Casino class, a type of social, ...more


    W.D. Kay: The Politics of Star Trek

    Presented by Arlington Community Education

    April 29, 2015

    Part of Arlington Community Ed's Conversations with David Whitford series.

    Star Trek premiered on NBC in the fall of 1966. Over the next 50 years, across...more

    Adult Art Workshop: Paste Paper Bookmaking

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    April 9 - April 30, 2015

    Learn to make beautiful paste paper, a squash book, an accordion book with pockets and a book with one signature. Paste papers are decorative papers made by brushing colored paste on paper and...more

    Northeast Art Workshop Retreats

    Presented by Northeast Art Workshop Retreats

    April 27 - May 1, 2015

      Come bring your art, spirit and creativity to new levels at our relaxed art workshop retreats with kind, generous, accomplished Internationally-Acclaimed artist instructors whom have...more

    Adult “Ladies Night Out” Ceramics Workshop

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    May 1, 2015

    Enjoy a night out with the ladies. Bring a beverage; we'll provide the fun. Explore your imaginative side while creating ceramic bowls, mugs or containers. Learn a different hand-building...more

    English Beat

    Presented by Johnny D's Uptown Restaurant & Music Club at Johnny D's Uptown Restaurant & Music Club, Somerville

    May 2, 2015

    The Allstonians are a third wave ska/reggae band formed in Allston, Massachusetts in 1992. They have released three albums, on the Moon Ska Records label and the most recent on Fork In Hand...more

    Open Arts Day

    Presented by Arsenal Center for the Arts and Watertown Children's Theatre at Arsenal Center for the Arts, Watertown

    May 2, 2015

    The Arsenal Center for the Arts hosts its annual Open Arts Day, a Watertown favorite, this year as part of ArtWeek Boston!

    This family-friendly, free event takes place on Saturday, May 2,...more

    DOWN TO EARTH: CLAY, PAPER & WOOD Artist Reception

    Presented by The Loading Dock Gallery at Western Avenue Artist Studios, Lowell

    May 2, 2015

    The Loading Dock Gallery celebrates a long awaited spring with a group exhibit of artwork made with natural materials. Down to Earth: Clay, Paper & Wood features creations with clay by Barbara...more

    Watercolor Demonstration by Nan Daly

    Presented by Needham Open Studios at Gorse Mill Studios, Needham

    May 2, 2015

    A demonstration of how to create textures in watercolor using various common materials, many of which can be found in the grocery store. Art can be fun and surprising, and these techniques...more

    Yoga in the Galleries

    Presented by Cape Ann Museum at Cape Ann Museum, Gloucester

    May 2, 2015

    As part of ArtWeek Boston the Museum will be offereing Yoga in the Galleries with Tree Top Yoga.

    Practice mindfulness and gentle yoga poses surrounded by art in CAM’s...more

    Elemental Journey Literary Event and Free Writing Workshop

    Presented by The Loading Dock Gallery

    May 2, 2015

    Caroline Allen is a novelist, visual artist and writing coach from the Portland, Oregon area. Her novels, Earth, Air, Fire, Water, are part of the Elemental Journey Series. Earth was...more

    Wrap Doll Workshop

    Presented by National Black Doll Museum of History and Culture

    May 2, 2015

    Dolls are known as one of the earliest items for play however they are not just play things,in fact as a cultural artifact they can provide a unique prospective into society. The African wrap doll...more

    Crocheting With Wire

    Presented by Needham Open Studios

    May 2, 2015

    For ArtWeek, join jewelry artistHanne Bernstein for a 30-minute demonstration in crocheting with sterling silver wire. Hanne will show you how a mesh is created and how it can be...more

    FREE VERSE – an ArtsUnion Event

    May 2, 2015

    Julie Ann Otis and Somerville Arts Council present an ArtsUnion event: FREE VERSE

    What will you type or take with you from FREE VERSE? A haiku? A love letter? A confession? Come...more

    Capoeira Class for Kids with Live Music

    Presented by Sinha Capoeira

    May 2, 2015

    Capoeira is a dynamic Brazilian art form combining martial arts, dance, acrobatic movements, music and singing. In this workshop children will learn basic Capoeira kicks and dodges, as well as...more

    SUSHI DECONSTRUCTED Painting with Food

    Presented by Markus and Leslie Lewis

    May 2, 2015

    Let us take you on a culinary art adventure! Greater Boston art mavericks, Markus and Leslie Lewis, will host a painting competition, without paint. The medium- sushi ingredients. Create...more

    Art of the Weave

    Presented by Dover Rug and Home

    May 2, 2015

    WHERE EVERY RUG TELLS A STORY AND EVERY PATTERN HAS A HISTORY…

    Please join us as we partner to present a hands-on experience in the art form of traditional rug making and textile...more

    Drop Into Art: Let’s Play!

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    May 3, 2015

    This month, Danforth Art’s family program Drop Into Art will celebrate the fine art and children’s book illustrations of Jennifer Goldfinger with fun gallery activities and art-making....more

    Artist Talk: Jennifer Goldfinger

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    May 3, 2015

    Mixed-media artist and children’s book illustrator Jennifer Goldfinger will discuss her playful and expressive mixed media encaustic works as well as children’s book illustrations that...more

    Adult Art Workshop: Collage

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    May 3, 2015

    Collage is drawing and painting with paper, and requires no formal art experience or drawing skills. But it teaches about composition, color relationships, texture, pattern and design! Students...more

    80 Dusty Fingers Pastel Painting Demonstration

    Presented by Fruitlands Museum at Fruitlands Museum, Harvard

    May 3, 2015

    Artists-in-Residence Joelle Feldman and Lisa Regopoulos set up a temporary studio in the Wayside Visitor Center and demonstrate the techniques and approaches they take with pastel to make artwork...more

    The Emperor's New Clothes

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theater at Puppet Showplace Theater, Brookline

    April 30 - May 3, 2015

    By Magpie Puppets

    Kids learn to speak up for what’s right in this fun and highly interactive show. The Emperor has so many outfits that he orders...more

    Rug Hooking for Beginners with Hayley Perry

    Presented by Fuller Craft Museum at Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton

    May 2 - May 3, 2015

    Primitive Rug Hooking for Beginners is an introductory course into the traditional North American craft of rug hooking. Dating back to pioneer times, rug hooking recycles common materials into...more

    Muse and the Marketplace 2015

    Presented by GrubStreet at Boston Park Plaza Hotel, Boston

    May 1 - May 3, 2015

    The Muse and the Marketplace is a three-day literary conference designed to give aspiring writers a better understanding about the craft of writing fiction and non-fiction, to prepare...more

    Making Chain Maille Demonstration

    Presented by Needham Open Studios

    May 2 - May 3, 2015

    On Saturday & Sunday, May 2 & 3, studios all over the town of Needham, MA will be open to visitors. At my chain maille jewelry studio at 12 noon on...more

    Art Bridge to Culture

    Presented by Needham Open Studios

    May 2 - May 3, 2015

    During the annual town-wide Needham Open Studios, view the artwork of Naomi Y. Wilsey. This exhibit and sale will focus on Japanese brush painting (sumi-e) and...more

    Watercolor Demonstration by Sally Meding

    Presented by Needham Open Studios at Gorse Mill Studios, Needham

    May 3, 2015

    Join artist Sally Meding for a free watercolor demonstration of brightly colored boats in Maine painted semi-abstractly. You will see techniques such as masking, wet-in-wet, glazing and creating...more

    Embodying Trust

    Presented by Danza Orgánica

    May 3, 2015

    We are in an era of mistrust. Invasion of privacy, police brutality, and other tragic issues have planted a seed of fear in the world. The mission of this workshop is to touch upon the wall...more

    Make a Silk Sachet for Mom (ages 4 and up)

    Presented by Artbeat at Artbeat The Creativity Store, Arlington

    May 2 - May 3, 2015

    Paint beautiful colors on a silk bag and watch them blend into a rainbow of hues. Fill the bag with dried roses or lemon verbena as a fragrant gift for Mom or a friend.


    Dirty Dancing Experience

    Presented by Broadway in Boston

    May 5, 2015

    DIRTY DANCING – THE CLASSIC STORY ON STAGEreturns to Boston for 2 weeks only from April 28-May 10, and is a record-breaking live theatre sensation,...more

    Think Art – Think Smart

    Presented by United South End Settlement

    May 6, 2015

    Please join United South End Settlements’ Children’s Art Centrefor Think Art – Think Smart, a community-wide and family friendly educational celebration of the...more

    Adult Art Workshop: Try it! Monotype

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    April 30 - May 7, 2015

    Try monotype, an expressive process where students draw with a brush and ink on a metal plate, add and subtract with brushes, rags and fingers, then print on the etching press to create a...more

    Adult Art Workshop: Paste Paper and Squash Books

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    May 3 - May 7, 2015

    A Squash Book is a magical book that looks small when folded up into a square, but becomes big when opened, with ten squares for writing or other creative projects. Create your own beautiful paste...more

    Downtown Lowell First Thursdays

    Presented by Cultural Organization of Lowell at Downtown Lowell, Lowell

    May 7, 2015

    Downtown Lowell First Thursdays - Your invitation to fun, art, museums and music in lively Lowell!  On the first Thursday of every month, visit our galleries, museums, businesses and...more

    Artists: Getting Seen and Getting Sold

    Presented by Boston Neighborhood Network Television

    May 7, 2015

    Free workshop, Exposed with Suzanne Schultz Canvas Fine Arts, Boston. Learn how to build a resume and make sales from Boston’s premier Artist Representative Suzanne Schultz , CEO...more

    Russian Nested Doll Painting

    Presented by Marina Forbes

    May 7, 2015

    Traditional Russian artist and lecturer, Marina Forbes, will offer a unique workshop on the rich Russian folk tradition of Matryoshka (wooden nested doll) painting. It is a great opportunity for...more

    Birding at Fruitlands

    Presented by Fruitlands Museum at Fruitlands Museum, Harvard

    May 9, 2015

    Join us on the Fruitlands landscape as we look for local residents and early nesters including Kingbirds, Baltimore Orioles and a variety of warblers. This guided birding walk covers about two...more

    50 Shades of Blue: Indigo dyeing and Shibori with Katie Buchanan

    Presented by Fuller Craft Museum at Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton

    May 9, 2015

    The practice of dyeing with indigo is an incredibly rich cultural tradition, with each region of the world having its own unique dyeing approach to the dyeing process. Indigo has been used for...more

    Salsa In The Park

    Presented by MetaMovements Salsa at Blackstone Community Center Park, Boston

    May 9, 2015

    MetaMovements Latin Dance Company is an entrepreneurial artist collective dedicated to using the arts as a tool for positive transformation of self and community, creating bonds,...more

    Jack and the Beanstalk

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theater at Puppet Showplace Theater, Brookline

    May 7 - May 10, 2015

    By Spring Valley Puppet Theater

    Can a boy outwit a giant? Can beans make wishes come true? They can and do in this award-winning puppet production!...more

    Needle Felting with Emily Watlington

    Presented by Fuller Craft Museum at Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton

    May 10, 2015

    Details: To start, participants will join instructor in making a felted ball. Then, participants will be invited to build upon the ball by introducing new forms,...more

    ArtWeek Boston

    Presented by Citi Performing Arts Center

    May 1 - May 10, 2015

    ArtWeek is an award-winning, bi-annual, 10-day celebration of community creativity that features unexpected and creative experiences that are interactive or offer behind-the-scenes access to...more

    Piano Master Class with Sally Pinkas

    Presented by Brookline Music School at Brookline Music School, Brookline

    May 10, 2015

    World-renowned pianist Sally Pinkas will work side-by-side with Brookline Music School students in a public master class setting. The program will include solo performances from students of...more

    Make a Silk Flower Window! (ages 4 & up)

    Presented by Artbeat at Artbeat The Creativity Store, Arlington

    May 9 - May 10, 2015

    Silk hoops with beautiful flower designs are waiting for your creative touch. Watch how silk paints flow to create a stained-glass look, and make an exquisite gift for mom. 


    Adult Art Workshop: En Plein Air Painting

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    April 27 - May 11, 2015

    Paint en plein air on the grounds of the Wayside Inn and create a beautiful landscape from life! Connect with nature, become sensitive to changes in sunlight and experience fresh air and the...more

    Fat Tuesday Blues Jam

    Presented by Winchester Community Music School

    May 12, 2015

    Join our Underground Faculty Band for a Blues Jam session at Winchester Community Music School. Our Fat Tuesday Blues Jams are fun, spontaneous, and a great way to experiment with new techniques...more

    Adult Art Workshop: Bracelet and Earrings

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    May 15, 2015

    Come with a friend! Learn basic beading techniques from nationally known bead artist Andrea Alyse while making earrings and a bracelet. Tuition includes beads and supplies, but you may bring your...more

    80 Dusty Fingers Pastel Painting Demonstration

    Presented by Fruitlands Museum at Fruitlands Museum, Harvard

    May 16, 2015

    Artists-in-Residence Linee Baird and Gary Ozias set up a temporary studio in the Wayside Visitor Center and demonstrate the techniques and approaches they take with pastel to make artwork that is...more

    Instrument Petting Zoo

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    May 16, 2015

    If you have ever wanted to experience playing the instruments seen and heard on the stage of the Shalin Liu Performance Center, now is your chance! Experienced...more

    The Ultimate Crossover: Finding Your Way in Opera, Musical Theatre, and Beyond

    Presented by Boston Lyric Opera (BLO) and Wheelock Family Theatre at Wheelock Family Theatre, Boston

    May 16 - May 17, 2015

    For students interested in maximizing their potential as a performer, this workshop shares the secrets of putting together a successful crossover audition book by exploring how singers can switch...more

    Danforth Art Public Tours

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    March 15 - May 17, 2015

    Join Danforth Art’s docents for a tour of current exhibitions. On view through May 17 are: The Expressive Voice: Landscape Reimagined, David Berger: Space for the Human Heart, Prilla Smith...more

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