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    Marlon Wayans

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    October 24, 2014

    Marlon Wayans is an actor, model, producer, comedian, writer and film director. His films have grossed more than $736-million in domestic box office, an average of nearly $50-million per outing. He has worked with house hold names, such as Tom Hanks, the Cohen Brothers, and Lady Killers. As a standup comedian, Wayans is selling out nationwide and adding shows every weekend.

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    The Magic Flute

    Presented by ArtsEmerson at Cutler Majestic Theatre, Boston

    October 21 - October 26, 2014

    South Africa’s Award-winning Isango Ensemble gloriously bursts on the scene with The Magic Flute, Mozart’s classic opera, completely reimagined, transformed and transported. The...more

    Fall Fringe Festival

    Presented by Boston University College of Fine Arts at Boston University Theatre, Lane-Comley Studio 210, Boston

    October 8 - October 26, 2014

    The BU Fall Fringe Festival, now in its 18th season, is a collaboration between the College of Fine Arts School of Music: Opera Institute and School of Theatre. The festival’s mission is to...more

    Presevation Hall Jazz Band & Allen Toussaint

    Presented by World Music/CRASHarts at Berklee Performance Center, Boston

    October 26, 2014

    New Orleans Legends, Preservation Hall Jazz Band and Allen Toussaint join forces for an evening of legendary music making. With current director Ben Jaffe, Preservation Hall Jazz Band brings the...more

    The 8th Annual Boston Palestine Film Festival

    Presented by Boston Palestine Film Festival at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston

    October 17 - October 26, 2014

    The 8th annual Boston Palestine Film Festival runs from October 17-26, 2014. Opening Film: May in the Summer, a buoyant comic drama about the disorientation of diaspora (10/17/14, MFA 7p)....more

    Rudy Mancuso

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    October 26, 2014

    Director | Musician | Comedian | Foreigner


    Pilobolus

    Presented by Celebrity Series of Boston at Citi Shubert Theatre, Boston

    October 24 - October 27, 2014

    Over their 40-plus year history, Pilobolus has appeared at the Olympics, the Oscars, and around the world. This unique and wildly creative dance ensemble continues to amuse, innovate and astonish...more

    Anyone Can Cook

    Presented by Boston Center for Adult Education at Boston Center for Adult Education, Boston

    October 27, 2014

    On Monday, October 27th, 2014 Chef/Owner Paul Turano of Cook located in Newton, MA will join the Boston Center for Adult Education (BCAE) for a one session cooking class, “Anyone Can...more

    Jim Gaffigan

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    October 29, 2014

    Jim Gaffigan has proven himself a major talent beloved to a wide range of audiences, achieving accolades and awards for his stand-up comedy, acting, and writing.

    His clever, quiet style...more

    Paris: Point of Departure

    Presented by The French Cultural Center at The French Library Alliance Francaise of Boston (FAB), Boston

    October 1 - October 29, 2014

    The French Cultural Center is proud to welcome Charlie Allen’s collection Paris: Point of Departure to their gallery for the month of October.

    While visiting Paris in 2013, Charlie...more

    Mozart & Haydn

    Presented by Primary Source Concerts at Goethe-Institut Boston, Boston

    October 29, 2014

    The Simrock Quartet: Gabriel Diaz, Gabriel Boyers, Stephanie Fong, Rafi Popper-Keizer

    Wolgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
    - 2 Duos for Violin and Viola
    - Duo in G major,...more

    Lisa O'Neill and Tumbleweed Company

    Presented by Berklee College of Music at Cafe 939, Boston

    October 29, 2014

    Lisa O’Neill started writing songs and music at an early age in her native Ballyhaise, a village in Ireland’s County Cavan. She moved to Dublin at age 18 to study music full time....more

    2014 Internet Cat Video Film Festival

    Presented by Berklee College of Music at Berklee Performance Center, Boston

    October 30, 2014

    The Internet Cat Video Film Festival is the first offline celebration of online cat videos. The festival is a live event, gathering fellow feline fanatics to watch a curated collection of cat...more

    Collection Conversations: The Naked and the Dead

    Presented by Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum at Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston

    October 26 - October 30, 2014

    On Sunday, Oct. 26 at 2:00 p.m. and Thursday, Oct 30 at 6:30 p.m., the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum will hold the first in a series of collection...more

    College Night: MFA After Dark

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

    October 30, 2014

    Explore the DARK side of the MFA!

    Ever wonder what the Museum is like. . .after dark? From “Goya: Order and Disorder” to Egyptian mummies, students have the...more

    Lavell Crawford

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    October 31, 2014

     Perhaps best known for his role on BREAKING BAD, Lavell next hits the big screen alongside Kristen Stewart, Jesse Eisenberg, and Uma Thurman in AMERICAN ULTRA for Lionsgate. Recent projects...more

    "Scared for Good" Halloween Organ Concert

    Presented by Old South Church at Old South Church, Boston, Boston

    October 31, 2014

    It's been two years of checking under your bed and sleeping with the light on since Horrific Harry Huff's last hair raising performance of Scared for Good. In a night sure to rattle your...more

    Richard Goode, piano

    Presented by Celebrity Series of Boston at NEC's Jordan Hall, Boston

    November 1, 2014

    Celebrated American pianist Richard Goode is one of the most acclaimed interpreters of Beethoven.

    BEETHOVEN
    The Last Word
    Sonata No. 30 in E Major, Opus 109
    Sonata No. 31...more

    Evening of Evil: An Exclusive Halloween Screening of The Evil Dead with Special Guest Bruce Campbell

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    November 1, 2014

    The Evil Dead launched Raimi and Tapert’s careers and made star Bruce Campbell a cult movie icon. Spawning two hit sequels: Evil Dead 2: Dead by Dawn and Army of Darkness,...more

    Robert Douglas Hunter (1928 - 2014) Retrospective

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

    October 9 - November 1, 2014

    The Guild of Boston Artists will honor the late Robert Douglas Hunter with a Retrospective October 9 – November 1. Some 34 of his exceptional paintings spanning a 60 year career will be on...more

    EMMANUEL MUSIC - Mendelssohn and Wolf Chamber Series, Concert 1

    Presented by Emmanuel Music at Emmanuel Church, Boston, Boston

    November 2, 2014

    This first concert features the early works of Mendelssohn and the complete Mörike-lieder of Hugo Wolf that continue, with striking originality, in the tradition of Schubert and...more

    Mamma Mia!

    Presented by Lexus Broadway In Boston at Citi Emerson Colonial Theatre, Boston

    October 28 - November 2, 2014

    A mother. A daughter. 3 possible dads. And a trip down the aisle you'll never forget! Over 45 million people all around the world have fallen in love with the characters, the story and the...more

    Les Ballets Jazz de Montréal

    Presented by World Music/CRASHarts at Cutler Majestic Theatre, Boston

    November 1 - November 2, 2014

    Part ballet, part modern, part street dance, Les Ballets Jazz de Montréal defies categories with its blend of hip, funky moves infused with infectious energy, humor, and imagination. The...more

    The World Beloved: A Bluegrass Mass

    Presented by Chorus pro Musica at Old South Church, Boston, Boston

    November 2, 2014

    Featuring Carol Barnett’s Bluegrass Mass (2007) for chorus, soloists and bluegrass band; and a world premiere new work by Winchester, MA native Stephen Feigenbaum.


    A Transformational Gift: The Schusterman Collection

    Presented by New Center For Arts & Culture at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston

    November 2, 2014

    In Fall 2013, Oklahoma philanthropist Lynn Schusterman gave the Museum of Fine Arts the collection of 119 objects of Judaica that she and her late husband, Charles, had amassed through the years....more

    Vivaldi L'estro Armonico

    Presented by Handel and Haydn Society at NEC's Jordan Hall, Boston

    October 31 - November 2, 2014

    Concertmaster Aisslinn Nosky and friends present an imaginative brew of musical inspiration and thrilling challenge. Vivaldi's sublime L'estro armonico concertos, music that greatly...more

    Much Ado About Nothing

    Presented by Boston Theater Company at Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA, Boston

    October 17 - November 2, 2014

    Boston Theater Company has a new take on Shakespeare's beloved comedy Much Ado about Nothing, mixing modern-day technology into the play's already existing themes of miscommunication. In a...more

    The Voice of Mali

    Presented by Berklee College of Music at Berklee Performance Center, Boston

    November 3, 2014

    The Voice of Mali (or Mali Kan) is a stunning display of traditional Malian music and dance. Directed by associate professor Joe Galeota, this concert will feature one of the most respected...more

    Juanjo Mena conducts Sibelius and Schubert featuring violinist Frank Peter Zimmermann

    Presented by Boston Symphony Orchestra (BSO) at Symphony Hall, Boston

    October 30 - November 4, 2014

    Spanish conductor Juanjo Mena, chief conductor of the BBC Philharmonic, is joined by the fine German violinist Frank Peter Zimmermann for Sibelius's great Violin Concerto. The Finnish...more

    Piano Masters Series: Michael Lewin

    Presented by The Boston Conservatory at Seully Hall, Boston

    November 4, 2014

    American pianist Michael Lewin performs works by Debussy, Scriabin and Schubert.


    Richie Kotzen

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    November 4, 2014

    Touted as one of the best guitar players in the world, Richie Kotzen also possesses a voice on par with some of the greatest rock/soul singers and is highly regarded as a gifted songwriter. Richie...more

    Shaggy

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    November 5, 2014

    An exemplary career that has spanned well over a decade, Shaggy has enjoyed cross- oversuccess. He is the only certified Diamond-selling Dancehall Reggae artist. However, Shaggy has remained...more

    The Checkout – Live at Berklee: Uri Gurvich

    Presented by Berklee College of Music at Cafe 939, Boston

    November 5, 2014

    Presented by New York’s WBGO-FM and Berklee, The Checkout - Live at Berklee brings critically acclaimed alumni back to their alma mater for intimate concerts. The series continues with...more

    Chris D'Elia

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    November 6, 2014

     Chris D’Elia is quickly becoming one of the most sought after young comedians and actors in the comedy world. Recently named one of Variety’s “Top 10 Comics to...more

    OUT OF THE BOX: Paint Like Picasso, Think Like Einstein

    Presented by Art Resource Collaborative for Kids (ARCK) at School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston

    November 6, 2014

    Please join Art Resource Collaborative for Kids (ARCK) for some out of the box fun at our Annual Auction Benefit Gala! View the work of local artists, enjoy the beautiful melodies of Zoya Mohan,...more

    Nature vs. Technology

    Presented by New Gallery Concert Series at Community Music Center of Boston, Boston

    November 6, 2014

    Our season opener combines photography by John Hirsch with the world premiere of Amnesia: Remembered (for Lee) by Daniel Felsenfeld in honor and loving memory of Lee Hyla, as well as...more

    Reve d'Amour

    Presented by The French Cultural Center at The French Library Alliance Francaise of Boston (FAB), Boston

    November 6, 2014

    The French Cultural Center is delighted to welcome a Bostonian quartet for a program exclusively dedicated to French composers and their fascination with romance. The quartet is made up of...more

    Nick Offerman: Full Bush

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    November 7, 2014

    Nick Offerman (Parks & Rec’s ‘Ron Swanson’) is back at the Wilbur with his new stand-up routine, “Full Bush”. The routine features a veritable smorgasbord of...more

    Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra with Riccardo Chailly, conductor and Nikolaj Znaider, violin soloist

    Presented by Celebrity Series of Boston at Symphony Hall, Boston

    November 7, 2014

    The Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra 's unique timbre, its virtuosic flexibility, its musicians' rapture-inducing, infectious joy, coupled with the profound sincerity of their music-making,...more

    Ana Moura

    Presented by World Music/CRASHarts at Berklee Performance Center, Boston

    November 7, 2014

    Exquisite vocalist Ana Moura possesses a sound unlike any other in fado. Her voice trolls freely though the Portuguese tradition, flirting elegantly with pop and broadening the soul-baring genre...more

    Family Concert: Boston Youth Symphony Orchestras (BYSO) Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf

    Presented by Boston Symphony Orchestra (BSO) at Symphony Hall, Boston

    November 8, 2014

    BSO Family Concerts are designed to build connection to the orchestra, orchestral music, the Boston Youth Symphony Orchestras (BYSO), and Symphony Hall. In this special afternoon, BYSO play's...more

    Mavis Staples

    Presented by Spectacle Management at John Hancock Hall, Boston

    November 8, 2014

    For more than sixty years, from her early days with The Staple Singers to her recent work with Wilco's Jeff Tweedy, Mavis Staples has been legend of the Gospel and Blues. Staples is a Rock and...more

    Bach and Ruehr

    Presented by Cantata Singers at NEC's Jordan Hall, Boston

    November 8, 2014

    Cantata Singers’ 51st season commences with a program featuring the world premiere of Elena Ruehr’s Eve paired with two cantatas by J.S. Bach.  Cantata Singers has commissioned...more

    winds of music, passing on: Schumann, Welcher, Woolrich, Schubert

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

    November 8, 2014

    One of the most imaginative and mercurial composers of the Romantic era, Robert Schumann embraced the dualities of his own nature, cultivating emotion and intellect, heart and mind. Just as...more

    Mary Black

    Presented by World Music/CRASHarts at Berklee Performance Center, Boston

    November 8, 2014

    Performing for more than 25 years and retiring after this farewell tour, Mary Black has long been considered one of the finest female vocalists in the Celtic world. An unparalleled interpretive...more

    Tig Notaro

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    November 8, 2014

    Tig Notaro was nominated for a Grammy Award for her sophomore comedy album LIVE. The album sold over 100,000 units in just 6 weeks, which is unheard of for comedy albums today. Louis CK is...more

    Laurie Berkner Solo the Rock Till You Drop Tour

    Presented by Citi Performing Arts Center at Citi Shubert Theatre, Boston

    November 8, 2014

    Children’s music superstar and preschool television favorite Laurie Berkner's concert will showcase many songs from The Ultimate Laurie Berkner Band Collection plus an array of...more

    The Boston Jewish Film Festival - 24 Days

    Presented by The Boston Jewish Film Festival at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston

    November 8, 2014

    A gripping, shocking tale of modern-day anti-Semitism based on the 2006 kidnapping of Ilan Halimi, a Parisian Jew, by a suburban gang who, believing all Jews are rich, demands a huge ransom. This...more

    Dancing at Lughnasa

    Presented by Emerson Stage at Emerson College at Semel Theater, Boston

    November 6 - November 9, 2014

    By Brian Friel
    Directed by Courtney O'Connor

    Ballybeg, County Donegal, Ireland. During the...more

    Home Free - Crazy Life Tour

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    November 9, 2014

    Columbia Records recording artist Home Free has announced details for their upcoming “Crazy Life Tour,” which will see the band traveling from coast to coast on their first headlining...more

    Dear Elizabeth

    Presented by The Lyric Stage Company of Boston at The Lyric Stage Company, Boston

    October 17 - November 9, 2014

    A play in letters from Elizabeth Bishop to Robert Lowell and back again.

    Told through the extensive and imaginative correspondence between two of the 20th century’s most important...more

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