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    Jesse Aron Green: Ärztliche Zimmergymnastik

    Presented by Harvard Art Museums at Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge

    May 23 - August 9, 2015

    Jesse Aron Green’s celebrated multi-component installation Ärztliche Zimmergymnastik (Medicalized Indoor Gymnastics) (2008) comprises an 80-minute projected video and associated sculptural and photographic works and drawings, all of which were recently acquired by the Harvard Art Museums. The installation takes as its point of departure a book of the same name by German physician Dr. Daniel ...more


    Free Fun Friday! Cape Cod Museum of Natural History

    Presented by Highland Street Foundation

    August 28, 2015

    Visit Cape Cod's Nature Place!  Naturalist guided walks at 10:30am and 2pm

    Join our Aquarium feeders 12noon - 1pm for live feeding demonstrations.

    Nature Knowledge...more

    Free Friday Flicks

    Presented by WBZ NewsRadio 1030 and the Department of Conservation and Recreation at DCR Hatch Shell on Boston Esplanade, Boston

    July 10 - August 28, 2015

    Free Friday Flicks is a summertime tradition in Boston, attracting thousands of movie-goers to enjoy family-oriented feature length movies under the stars all summer long at DCR’s Hatch Shell in...more

    Dr. T and the Women

    Presented by Harvard Film Archive at Harvard Film Archive, Cambridge

    August 28, 2015

    Dr. T and the Women

    Directed by Robert Altman. With Richard Gere, Helen Hunt, Farrah Fawcett
    US 2000, 35mm, color, 122 min

    Altman’s first film of the 21st century is a...more

    Shock Corridor

    Presented by Harvard Film Archive at Harvard Film Archive, Cambridge

    August 29, 2015

    Shock Corridor

    Directed by Samuel Fuller. With Peter Breck, Constance Towers, Gene Evans
    US 1963, 35mm, b/w & color, 101 min

    Granted total freedom as screenwriter and...more

    Who is Without Sin (Chi è senza peccato…)

    Presented by Harvard Film Archive at Harvard Film Archive, Cambridge

    August 29, 2015

    Who is Without Sin
    (Chi è senza peccato…)

    Directed by Raffaello Matarazzo. With Amedeo Nazzari, Yvonne Sanson, Françoise Rosay
    Italy 1952, 35mm, b/w, 118 min. Italian with...more

    The Fairy Houses of Highfield Hall & Gardens

    Presented by Highfield Hall at Highfield Hall, Falmouth

    June 28 - August 30, 2015

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    Maiden Phoenix Theatre Company presents William Shakespeare's The Winters Tale

    Presented by Maiden Phoenix Theatre Company

    August 14 - August 30, 2015

    Maiden Phoenix Theatre Company is proud to present its summer production, William Shakespeare’s The Winters Tale, directed by Sarah Gazdowicz. In this re-imagining of a Shakespearean classic,...more

    Plein Air Painters of America: Looking East

    Presented by Cape Cod Museum of Art

    June 6 - August 30, 2015

    The Plein-Air Painters of America is a small group of accomplished professionals who are dedicated to painting from life and to using field studies as the inspiration for studio works. Since...more

    Nightmare in Chicago

    Presented by Harvard Film Archive at Harvard Film Archive, Cambridge

    August 30, 2015

    Nightmare in Chicago

    Directed by Robert Altman. With Andrew Duggan, Charles McGraw, Michael Murphy
    US 1964, 16mm, color, 81 min

    By the early 1960s, Altman had been in Los...more

    Tigrero: A Film That Was Never Made

    Presented by Harvard Film Archive at Harvard Film Archive, Cambridge

    August 30, 2015

    Tigrero: A Film That Was Never Made

    Directed by Mika Kaurismäki
    Brazil/Finland/Germany, 35mm, color & b/w, 75 min. English, Portuguese and Karajá with English...more

    Big Screen Classics: THE LAST PICTURE SHOW

    Presented by Coolidge Corner Theatre at Coolidge Corner Theatre, Brookline

    August 31, 2015

    Small town Texas, 1951 is the setting for one of the most lyrical American films of the early 1970s.

    Director Peter Bogdanovich’s breakthrough effort follows three high school seniors:...more

    NEW SELECTION of SUMMER CLASSES & WORKSHOPS

    Presented by Lexington Arts and Crafts Society at Lexington Arts and Crafts Society, Lexington

    July 13 - August 31, 2015

    Relax! Enjoy! Be Creative!

    Register Now for a Great New Selection

     

             Registration is now available for a great new...more

    Come Back to the 5 and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean

    Presented by Harvard Film Archive at Harvard Film Archive, Cambridge

    August 31, 2015

    Come Back to the 5 and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean

    Directed by Robert Altman. With Sandy Dennis, Cher, Karen Black
    US 1982, 35mm, color, 109 min

    After disappointing and...more

    Gifrants performs at artKitchen Café

    Presented by Fuller Craft Museum at Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton

    September 3, 2015

    Gifrants’ credentials as a songwriter, composer, vocalist, guitarist and arranger reflect his versatility as well the diversity of his work which encompasses roots, traditional, pop,...more

    God Save the People! From the Stamp Act to Bunker Hill

    Presented by Massachusetts Historical Society at Massachusetts Historical Society, Boston

    February 27 - September 4, 2015

    To tell the story of the coming of the American Revolution in Boston, this exhibition follows the evolution of colonial thought and political action through the letters and diaries of men and...more

    Alison Horvitz: Memory Jars Series

    Presented by Brookline Arts Center

    July 31 - September 4, 2015

    The Brookline Arts Center presents the works of Alison Horvitz, July 31-September 4. She studied painting at Boston University, Rhode Island School of Design and the University of Massachusetts....more

    September Sounds at Hyannis Harbor

    Presented by HyArts Cultural District

    September 5, 2015

    September Sounds at Hyannis Harbor
    Free jazz concerts at the HyArts Artist Shanties
    180 Ocean Street/Bismore Park
    Sept 12th, 2-3PM The Bob Hayes Band..Bring your beach chairs or...more

    Transcending Reality

    Presented by Abstract Artists Group of New England

    August 25 - September 5, 2015

    Transcending Reality showcases eighteen abstract artists whose work foregrounds the direct experience of color, shape, line, and texture. The exhibit includes both two-dimensional and...more

    Photographing Places: The photographers of Places Journal, 1987-2009

    Presented by MIT Museum at MIT Museum, Cambridge

    March 11 - September 6, 2015

    This new exhibition in the Kurtz Gallery for Photography in the MIT Museum features a range of images by twenty photographers whose work appeared in the influential landscape and urban design...more

    Wild Music: Experience the Sounds and Songs of Life

    Presented by EcoTarium - A Science and Nature Museum at EcoTarium, Worcester

    May 30 - September 6, 2015

    Whales compose, bullfrogs chorus, songbirds greet the dawn, and people everywhere sing and dance. What do we all have in common? Find out at the EcoTarium’s exciting hands-on exhibit, Wild...more

    National Theatre Live: Everyman

    Presented by ArtsEmerson: The World On Stage at Bright Family Screening Room, Paramount Center, Boston

    September 4 - September 6, 2015

    Everyman is successful, popular and riding high, but when Death comes calling he is forced to abandon the life he has built and embark on a last, frantic search to recruit a friend, anyone, to...more

    American Epics: Thomas Hart Benton and Hollywood

    Presented by Peabody Essex Museum at Peabody Essex Museum, Salem

    June 6 - September 7, 2015

    This is the first major exhibition on Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975) in more than 25 years and the first to explore important connections between Benton's art and the movies. After working...more

    Bryan Randa Glass

    Presented by Highfield Hall at Highfield Hall, Falmouth

    June 26 - September 7, 2015

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    Cut Paper: Selections from the Guild of American Papercutters

    Presented by Highfield Hall at Highfield Hall, Falmouth

    June 26 - September 7, 2015

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    Big Screen Classics: JAWS

    Presented by Coolidge Corner Theatre at Coolidge Corner Theatre, Brookline

    September 7, 2015

    When a leviathan of a Great White begins making snacks out of the good people of Amity Island, it's up to police Chief Brody, the grizzled fisherman Quint, and Richard Dreyfuss to embark on one of...more

    Ten Plus Years: The Art of Josh Dorman

    Presented by Highfield Hall at Highfield Hall, Falmouth

    July 1 - September 7, 2015

    Gallery Hours:  Monday through Friday:  10 am to 4 pm; Saturday and Sunday:  10 am to 2 pm


    Bread and Roses Heritage Festival

    Presented by Bread and Roses Heritage Committee, Inc.

    September 7, 2015

    The 30th Bread and Roses Heritage Festival takes place on Labor Day, September 7, 11:30 am to 6 p.m., on the Common in Lawrence, MA. It is a free, one-day 'open air' celebration for the whole...more

    Images of Grief and Healing

    Presented by Maud Morgan Arts

    August 10 - September 11, 2015

    Grief may be a universal human emotion, but the expression of grief is highly individual, as evidenced by “Images of Grief and Healing” at the Chandler Gallery. The exhibit, juried by...more

    September Sounds at Hyannis Harbor

    Presented by HyArts Cultural District

    September 12, 2015

    September Sounds at Hyannis Harbor
    Free jazz concerts at the HyArts Artist Shanties
    180 Ocean Street/Bismore Park
    Sept 12th, 2-3PM The Bob Hayes Band..Bring your beach chairs or...more

    Gordon Parks: Back to Fort Scott

    Presented by Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA) at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston

    January 17 - September 13, 2015

    Gordon Parks, one of the most celebrated African American artists of his time, is the subject of this exhibition of groundbreaking photographs of Fort Scott, Kansas—focusing on the realities...more

    Gonzalo Fuenmayor: Tropical Mythologies

    Presented by Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA) at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston

    April 18 - September 13, 2015

    Fuenmayor’s Colombian heritage and Latino identity collide in works that address Latin America’s colonial past and its legacy. With an elegant flourish, he collages familiar symbols of...more

    23rd Annual Cambridge Carnival

    Presented by Cambridge Carnival International at Kendall Square, Boston

    September 13, 2015

    Cambridge's largest festival is held next to MIT and includes ethnic foods, 4 live music zones, a Kidsfest, and Health Fete, which promotes healthy lifestyles for residents and visitors. Cambridge...more

    The Royal Shakespeare Company's The Merchant of Venice

    Presented by ArtsEmerson: The World On Stage at Bright Family Screening Room, Paramount Center, Boston

    September 11 - September 13, 2015

    In the melting pot of Venice, trade is God. With its ships plying the globe, the city opens its arms to all—as long as they come prepared to do business and there is profit to be made. When the...more

    Cinema Jukebox: The School of Rock

    Presented by Coolidge Corner Theatre at Coolidge Corner Theatre, Brookline

    September 14, 2015

    Jack Black stars as a hell-raising guitarist with delusions of grandeur, in this film from Richard Linklater.

    Kicked out of his band and desperate for work, he impersonates a substitute...more

    September Sounds at Hyannis Harbor

    Presented by HyArts Cultural District

    September 19, 2015

    September Sounds at Hyannis Harbor
    Free jazz concerts at the HyArts Artist Shanties
    180 Ocean Street/Bismore Park
    Sept 19th, 2-3PM "Vanborkestra"..Bring your beach...more

    Circles VI: Connections

    Presented by Unyted Stylz Productions at Boston University Dance Theater, Boston

    September 19, 2015

    Come see Unyted Stylz Productions' annual variety show featuring some of Boston's best talent including US Crew, StreetHYpE, Contemporarily Out of Order and for the very first time, Unyted...more

    Summer Exhibition

    Presented by The Guild of Boston Artists at The Guild of Boston Artists, Boston

    June 24 - September 19, 2015

    The Guild's Summer Exhibition features more than 100 paintings by our members. We are especially happy to include multiple pieces by our 13 newly elected members. The subjects cover a variety of...more

    Branching Out: Trees as Art

    Presented by Peabody Essex Museum at Peabody Essex Museum, Salem

    September 27, 2014 - September 20, 2015

    This exhibition explores the often surprising ways in which contemporary artists use trees as an inspiration as well as a medium for their art.  Made from bark, wood, roots, seedpods, leaves...more

    Open Rehearsal with the Brockton Symphony Orchestra

    Presented by Fuller Craft Museum at Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton

    September 20, 2015

    Experience the craft of music-making first hand. Sit in with the members of the Brockton Symphony Orchestra as they rehearse a piece of music. Experience the decisions and process of making music...more

    Lextopia: Lexington's Launch of mid-Century Modern

    Presented by Lexington Historical Society at Lexington Depot, Lexington

    June 20 - September 20, 2015

    The Lexington Historical Society celebrates  the town’s unique architectural legacy with a new exhibit that opens in June 2015: Lextopia: Lexington’s Launch of Mid Century Modern. In the...more

    National Theatre Live: Man and Superman

    Presented by ArtsEmerson: The World On Stage at Bright Family Screening Room, Paramount Center, Boston

    September 18 - September 20, 2015

    Academy Award® nominee Ralph Fiennes (The English Patient, Schindler’s List, Oedipus at the National Theatre) plays Jack Tanner in this exhilarating reinvention of Shaw’s witty, provocative...more

    Watercolors in Nature

    Presented by Mass Audubon's Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary at Mass Audubon Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary, Natick

    May 5 - September 22, 2015

    Let nature inspire you! Explore the use of lines, colors and textures and more. Bring your own painting wish list! As warmer weather approaches we will begin to explore the outdoor world as...more

    NT Live: The Beaux' Stratagem

    Presented by Coolidge Corner Theatre at Coolidge Corner Theatre, Brookline

    September 24, 2015

    Simon Godwin (Man and Superman) directs George Farquhar's wild comedy of love and cash.

    The ‘Beaux’: Mr Aimwell and Mr Archer, two charming, dissolute young men who...more

    2015 Design Biennial Boston Exhibition

    Presented by Boston Society of Architects/AIA at Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway, Boston

    July 16 - September 25, 2015

    The winners of the fourth Design Biennial Boston, a program sponsored by the Mayor’s Office of New Urban Mechanics and the Boston Art Commission in collaboration with pinkcomma...more

    September Sounds at Hyannis Harbor

    Presented by HyArts Cultural District

    September 26, 2015

    September Sounds at Hyannis Harbor
    Free jazz concerts at the HyArts Artist Shanties
    180 Ocean Street/Bismore Park
    Sept 26th, 2-3PM "Bart Weisman Smooth Jazz...more

    Hyannis Harbor Artist Shanty Season August-September 2015

    Presented by Hyannis Harbor Artist Shanties

    August 31 - September 27, 2015

    August 31st-September 27th, 2015:
    Hyannis "HyArts" Artist Shanties, 180 Ocean St, Hyannis, MA 508-862-4990
    Seven days a week, 11AM -6PM
    Browse among the seven colorful...more

    Raphael: The Cowper Madonna

    Presented by Worcester Art Museum at Worcester Art Museum, Worcester

    January 24 - September 27, 2015

    The Small Cowper Madonna by Raphael, one of the greatest Renaissance paintings in America, will come to Worcester from the National Gallery of Art in Washington for a...more

    The Wyeths: America Reflected Special Exhibition

    Presented by Heritage Museums & Gardens

    June 6 - September 27, 2015

    “I want to show Americans what America is like,” Andrew Wyeth once declared. Together with his father N.C. and his son Jamie, Andrew Wyeth has helped to shape how Americans view...more

    National Theatre Live: Skylight

    Presented by ArtsEmerson: The World On Stage at Bright Family Screening Room, Paramount Center, Boston

    September 25 - September 27, 2015

    On a bitterly cold London evening, schoolteacher Kyra Hollis (Carey Mulligan) receives an unexpected visit from her former lover, Tom Sergeant (Bill Nighy), a successful and charismatic...more

    Big Screen Classics: CRUMB

    Presented by Coolidge Corner Theatre at Coolidge Corner Theatre, Brookline

    September 28, 2015

    Meet R. Crumb: legendary underground comic book artist, ragtime jazz aficionado and arguably one of the less eccentric members of his extended family.

    A landmark documentary that reached a...more

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