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    Orny Adams

    Presented by Laugh Boston at Laugh Boston

    September 18 - September 20, 2014

    American comic Orny Adams first rose to international prominence after co-starring in Jerry Seinfeld’s documentary “Comedian.” In 2010, Orny followed up his critically acclaimed debut comedy DVD/CD “Path Of Most Resistance,” with a powerful and poignant one hour special “Orny Adams Takes The Third” which aired on Comedy Central. Currently, Orny can be seen playing the ...more


    The Rat Pack Is Back

    Presented by NECC Foundation, Inc.

    September 20, 2014

    The Rat Pack is Back!


    Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 6:30 p.m.


    The music and feel of old Las Vegas comes to the Merrimack Valley this fall when “The Rat Pack...more

    The Martin & Lewis Tribute Show - Classic Songs and Comedy Routines

    Presented by Regent Theatre at Regent Theatre

    September 20, 2014

    A 90-minute show from the World's Best Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis Impersonators! Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis were the hottest act in America during the early 50’s. Dean of course was...more

    Marcelo Lehninger conducts Mozart, Villa-Lobos and Beethoven

    Presented by Boston Symphony Orchestra (BSO) at Symphony Hall

    September 18 - September 20, 2014

    BSO Associate Conductor Marcelo Lehninger returns to the Symphony Hall podium for a concert spotlighting members of the orchestra. Four BSO principals take center stage for Mozart's seldom...more

    Wishbone Ash

    Presented by TCAN - The Center for Arts in Natick at The Center for Arts in Natick

    September 20, 2014

    "The most interesting two-guitar team since the days when Beck and Page graced The Yardbirds." - Melody Maker. Wishbone Ash is considered to be one of the major innovators of the...more

    The Dan Band

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    September 20, 2014

    Dan Finnerty caught America’s attention as the foul-mouthed wedding singer in the box-office smash Old School, performing his now-infamous rendition of "Total Eclipse of the...more

    Carla Chrisfield, soprano and William Merrill, piano

    Presented by Friends of the Weston Public Library at Weston Public Library

    September 21, 2014

     Carla Chrisfield and William Merrill perform rogether with som much nuance and collaboration that their concerts are like an organic whole.  They will present lieder spanning centuries...more

    Judy Collins

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    September 21, 2014

     Judy Collins has inspired audiences with sublime vocals, boldly vulnerable songwriting, personal life triumphs, and a firm commitment to social activism. In the 1960s, she evoked both the...more

    Dance at the Cinema: BALANCHINE/MILLEPIED (Ballet)

    Presented by Coolidge Corner Theatre at Coolidge Corner Theatre

    September 21, 2014

    From the Paris Opera Ballet. This encounter between two great French composers and two choreographers from the New York City Ballet, its founder George Balanchine and former student Benjamin...more

    Chris Young

    Presented by Indian Ranch at Indian Ranch

    September 21, 2014

    Chris Young has accomplished more by 28 than some artists do in a lifetime. He has already scored 5 consecutive #1 hits on country radio, and his new single “Who I Am With You” from...more

    The Two Gentlemen of Verona

    Presented by ArtsEmerson at Bright Family Screening Room, Paramount Center

    September 19 - September 21, 2014

    For the first time in almost 50 years, Royal Shakespeare Company is performing the entirety of Shakespeare’s exuberant romantic comedy, Two Gentleman of Verona. Valentine and Proteus are...more

    Revels RiverSing

    Presented by Revels at Weeks Footbridge

    September 21, 2014

    Wave goodbye to summer at this joyous celebration of the Autumnal Equinox filled with singing, music, and more by the Charles River in Cambridge. Enjoy pre-show festivities in Harvard Square...more

    stART on the Street: Fall Edition

    Presented by stART on the Street

    September 21, 2014

    stART on the Street continues with more then 250 arts and crafts vendors, stage and street performers, food trucks and restaurants (vegan and vegetarian options will be available),...more

    Cape Symphony: Masterpiece I The Firebirds

    Presented by Cape Cod Symphony Orchestra at Barnstable Performing Arts Center

    September 20 - September 21, 2014

    JUNG-HO PAK, CONDUCTOR
    LINDSAY DEUTSCH, VIOLIN

    Three masters. Three sparks that flicker, then burst into flames. This season opener is a musical bonfire, and you’re at the...more

    Summer Classics: Oscar Wilde’s The Importance of Being Earnest

    Presented by The Actors Studio of Newburyport

    September 19 - September 21, 2014

    The Actors Studio of Newburyport present Oscar Wilde’s The Importance of Being Earnest, directed by...more

    What the Moon Saw by Puppetkabob

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theater at Puppet Showplace Theater

    September 12 - September 21, 2014

    Join us for our 40th Anniversary Season: Fall Fairy Tale festival with a series of enchanting puppet shows that feature re-tellings of classic fairy tales. About "What the Moon...more

    Cahalen & Eli

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim

    September 21, 2014

    Cahalen Morrison & Eli West are, simply put, two of the most innovative and subtle roots musicians today. Their music draws from old folk sources, but it sounds vibrantly alive. Cahalen...more

    Peter Case

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim

    September 21, 2014

    Peter Case’s work sets the bar for authenticity, passion and imagination and spans a number of genres, including folk, blues, and rock. Raised in Buffalo, NY, Case came to the Bay area in...more

    MISTRAL Presents: SONGS WITHOUT WORDS

    Presented by Mistral at West Parish Church, Andover

    September 21, 2014

    The season kicks off in Andover with “Songs Without Words,” a program of beguilingly lyrical chamber works by ‘songful’ composers: Felix Mendelssohn's sunny String...more

    Composer Focus: Music of Britten

    Presented by Composer Focus at Lily Pad

    September 21, 2014

    "Composer Focus" is a new classical concert series, specializing in 20th and 21st century chamber music for piano and strings. Each concert focuses on music by a single composer - the...more

    Freisinger Chamber Orchestra

    Presented by Freisinger Chamber Orchestra at Old South Church, Boston

    September 21, 2014

    Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme featuring Edevaldo Mulla, cello soloist
    Jakov Jakoulov: The Horizon...more

    Barnstable @ 375

    Presented by Cape Symphony at Barnstable Performing Arts Center

    September 21, 2014

    It’s Barnstable’s birthday, and Cape Symphony is in charge of the music. So, they pulled a few strings and drummed up an orchestra! Then they called a few friends who could hit all the...more

    Berklee American Roots Music Series

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim

    September 22, 2014

    A night of American roots music featuring performers in a wide range of American roots styles—including blues, gospel, folk, early country music, bluegrass, old-time, cajun, western swing,...more

    Highland Glee Club 14-15 Season Open Rehearsals

    Presented by Highland Glee Club at The First Baptist Church in Needham

    September 8 - September 22, 2014

    The Highland Glee Club has been performing choral music for men since 1908. Its members include singers from all walks of life and many communities in Boston's suburbs. The club performs a...more

    "Ways to Live Forever" movie screening

    Presented by World Wide Motion Pictures Corporation at Somerville Theatre

    September 23, 2014

    Join us for a special screening of the British feature film, Ways To Live Forever. Starring Robbie Kay (ABC's Once Upon a Time, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger...more

    Emmylou Harris

    Presented by The Hanover Theatre at The Hanover Theatre

    September 23, 2014

    A 13-time Grammy winner and Billboard Century Award recipient, Emmylous Harris' contribution as a singer and songwriter spans 40 years. She has recorded more than 25 albums and has lent her...more

    Children’s Art Centre Centennial Celebration

    Presented by United South End Settlements' Children's Art Centre at Children's Art Centre

    September 23, 2014

    United South End Settlements’ Children’s Art Centre is an extraordinary place tucked behind a historic gate in the South End. Under a vaulted ceiling, youngsters create and experience...more

    The Wiggles: Ready, Steady, Wiggle! Tour

    Presented by The Hanover Theatre at The Hanover Theatre

    September 24, 2014

    Ready, Steady Wiggle, will bring more of the toe tapping, laughter-inducing Wiggle-tastic excitement to families all over the US and Canada, stopping in nearly 40 markets across the continent....more

    The Wiggles: Ready, Steady, Wiggle! Tour

    Presented by The Hanover Theatre at The Hanover Theatre

    September 24, 2014

    Ready, Steady Wiggle, will bring more of the toe tapping, laughter-inducing Wiggle-tastic excitement to families all over the US and Canada, stopping in nearly 40 markets across the continent....more

    Bruce Hornsby

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    September 24, 2014

    Bruce Hornsby’s work displays a creative iconoclasm that’s been a constant in the artist’s two-and-a-half decade recording career. His commercial stock soared early on, when...more

    John Mailander & Lukas Pool CD Release

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim

    September 24, 2014

    John Mailander is a San Diego based musician currently studying at the Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA. He is in demand throughout the Southern California area for performance, session work...more

    Reel Rock 9 Film Tour 2014

    Presented by Regent Theatre at Regent Theatre

    September 25, 2014

    Now in its ninth year, the REEL ROCK Film Tour features a special presentation of the highly-anticipated feature-length film “Valley Uprising.”

    The greatest untold story of...more

    Joan Osborne

    Presented by Rockport Music

    September 25, 2014

    Armed with her strong, sultry voice, Joan Osborne’s genre-crossing prowess has garnered accolades as a singer-songwriter, pop hitmaker, and rootsy soul singer for almost two decades. Since...more

    Tim Easton

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim

    September 25, 2014

    Raised in Akron, OH, alt-country singer/songwriter Tim Easton was influenced by a combination of pop icons (the Beatles, Kiss) and bluegrass/folk legends (Doc Watson, John Prine). Kosher Spears,...more

    Ricky Nelson Remembered Starring Matthew and Gunnar Nelson

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    September 25, 2014

    He is the only artist to have a No. 1 song, No. 1 movie and No. 1 TV show in the same week. Life Magazine coined the phrase ‘Teen Idol’ after him and he is credited with...more

    Last Comic Standing Live

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    September 26, 2014

    Last Comic Standing returns with their 8th season. The goal of the program is to select a comedian from an initially large group of hopefuls, with the winner receiving a cash prize, a...more

    Girls Night: The Musical

    Presented by The Hanover Theatre at The Hanover Theatre

    September 26, 2014

    Girsl Night: The Musical has been thrilling audiences and earning raves from critics throughout North America since it began touring after its sensational Off-Broadway debut. This touching...more

    Rob Schneider

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    September 27, 2014

     Actor, writer, comedian. Schneider got his big break in 1990, when Saturday Night Live producer Lorne Michaels hired him on as a writer for the show. Soon, he was performing his own material...more

    Last Comic Standing Live Tour

    Presented by The Hanover Theatre at The Hanover Theatre

    September 27, 2014

    The Emmy-nominated laugh-fest LAST COMIC STANDING returned to NBC in late May with an all-new group of the world's funniest comics. Watch the series this summer on NBC, then see the finalists...more

    Andris Nelsons conducts Wagner and Respighi

    Presented by Boston Symphony Orchestra (BSO) at Symphony Hall

    September 27, 2014

    This wide-ranging one-night-only event celebrates the start of BSO Music Director Andris Nelsons' tenure with the orchestra, and features two close colleagues of the conductor as soloists-his...more

    Melanie

    Presented by Rockport Music

    September 27, 2014

    A singer-songwriter known for her surprise starring role at Woodstock and her subsequent #1 hit “Brand New Key,” Melanie has remained an iconic voice for the “summer of...more

    JazzFest Falmouth - The Birth of the Blues Recital and Lecture by Robert Wyatt

    Presented by ArtsFalmouth at Highfield Hall

    September 27, 2014

    Steinway Artist Robert Wyatt, an expert on Gershwin, has performed throughout the United States and internationally, gathering critical acclaim for sensitive and colorful solo and chamber music...more

    The Remains - LIVE at the Regent Theatre!

    Presented by Regent Theatre at Regent Theatre

    September 27, 2014

    Inspired by a trip to swinging London, The Remains formed in 1964. Along with groups like The Lovin’ Spoonful and The Byrds, The Remains were a strong American response to the sounds of The...more

    BU Dance Program Presents: Dance Showcase 2014

    Presented by Boston University Dance at Boston University Dance Theater

    September 26 - September 27, 2014

    The Dance Program at Boston University is pleased to present Dance Showcase 2014 featuring work by faculty and guests, including C&S Creations from New York City. Performances are Friday and...more

    World of Klezmer

    Presented by Boston Musica Viva at Tsai Performance Center

    September 27, 2014

    Explore contemporary music rooted in Jewish heritage and tradition with new works by Israeli composer Eitan Steinberg featuring soprano Etty Ben-Zaken.

    David Schiff: Divertimento from...more

    Confessions of an Unquiet Mind-An Evening with C. Anthony Martignetti

    Presented by Lexington Community Education at Follen Community Church

    September 27, 2014

    C. Anthony Martignetti, PhD, is a writer and psychotherapist with a private practice in Lexington, Massachusetts. Anthony founded the Biscuit Box Theater Company and Souled Out Artists writers...more

    Berklee BeanTown Jazz Festival

    Presented by Berklee College of Music at Corner of Massachusetts and Columbus Avenues

    September 27, 2014

    On September 27, music lovers of all ages will gather for the 14th annual Berklee BeanTown Jazz Festival in Boston's historic South End - home to several legendary clubs during Boston's...more

    music heard above the sway: Vaughan Williams, Adams, Tanaka, Schubert

    Presented by Chameleon Arts Ensemble of Boston at First Church in Boston

    September 27 - September 28, 2014

    PROGRAM:
    Ralph Vaughan Williams, Along the Field for tenor & violin
    Karen Tanaka, Invisible Curve for flute, string trio & piano
    John Luther...more

    Snarky Puppy / Kneebody

    Presented by Berklee College of Music at Berklee Performance Center

    September 28, 2014

     With the release of its live, two-disc album/DVD Tell Your Friends, Snarky Puppy has gone from an underground secret to one of the most internationally respected names in instrumental music,...more

    Doubt, A Parable

    Presented by Stoneham Theatre at Stoneham Theatre

    September 11 - September 28, 2014

    When a zealous Principal confronts a Priest about a relationship with a student, is she on a witch-hunt, or is the Priest hiding a dark secret?

    #1 Play of 2004 (Time, Newsday,...more

    JazzFest Falmouth - Pianist Alan Broadbent in Concert

    Presented by ArtsFalmouth at Highfield Hall

    September 28, 2014

    Two-time Grammy winner Alan Broadbent has been a pianist for Irene Kral, Woody Herman, and Nelson Riddle. His first Grammy came from his arrangement of When I Fall in Love for Natalie Cole;...more

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