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    Historic Walking Tour of Sumner Hill, JP

    Presented by Jamaica Plain Historical Society at Loring-Greenough House, Boston

    July 4, 2015

    Join the Jamaica Plain Historical Society to visit this National Historic District includes one of the finest collections of Victorian houses in the area. The district includes the ancestral home of the Dole Pineapple Company founder and the homes of progressives who were active as abolitionists and women suffragists. 
     

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    Joan Jonas: Selected Films and Videos 1972-2005

    Presented by MIT List Visual Arts Center at MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge

    April 7 - July 5, 2015

    In conjunction with the presentation of Joan Jonas’s new work made for the U.S. Pavilion as part of the 2015 Venice Biennale, the List presents seven of the artist’s seminal film and...more

    Newsies

    Presented by Lexus Broadway In Boston at Boston Opera House, Boston

    June 23 - July 5, 2015

    They delivered the papers, until they made the headlines…

    Direct from Broadway comes Newsies, the smash-hit, crowd-pleasing new musical from Disney. Winner of the...more

    The Big Quiz Thing

    Presented by Oberon at OBERON, Cambridge

    May 4 - July 6, 2015

    Step up, geeks: The Big Quiz Thing, the Boston area’s favorite live trivia event, is at Oberon the first Monday of every month. Quizmaster Wes Hazard presents five big rounds of multimedia...more

    Prêt-à-porter

    Presented by Harvard Film Archive at Harvard Film Archive, Cambridge

    July 6, 2015

    Prêt-à-porter

    Directed by Robert Altman. With Marcello Mastroianni, Sophia Loren, Kim Basinger
    US 1994, 35mm, color, 133 min. English, French and Italian with English...more

    Jean Rohe & Shaina Taub

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim, Cambridge

    July 6, 2015

    Jean Rohe has been captivating audiences for years with her one-of-a-kind narrative songs and intuitive aesthetic blend of folk, jazz, and Brazilian traditions.
    Raised in a participatory...more

    Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba

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

    July 8, 2015

    A master of the ngoni, an ancient traditional “spike lute” and ancestor of the banjo, Bassekou Kouyate embodies a sound that is “genius, a living proof that the blues comes...more

    The Greenway Sessions: El Feeling

    Presented by Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway Conservancy and Berklee College of Music at Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway, Boston

    July 8, 2015

    El Feeling is probably the craziest Latin band you’ve ever seen. With rhythms from Colombia, they energize international audiences with their Latin folk sounds. They have been...more

    GlobeDocs Presents: 'BATKID BEGINS' Exclusive Screening

    Presented by Globe Docs at Kendall Square Cinema, Cambridge

    July 8, 2015

    GLOBEDOCS invites you to a special screening of 

     

    BATKID BEGINS

    The Wish Heard Around the World

       

    DATE: Wednesday, July 8,...more

    Harborwalk Sounds: Mad Satta

    Presented by Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston at Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston, Boston

    July 9, 2015

    With her cat eyes, crimson lips, hoop earrings, and larger-than-life husky, soulful vocals, Mad Satta frontwoman Joanna Teters calls to mind Amy Winehouse (who the band happens to cover...more

    2015 Summer Music Series: Sol y Canto

    Presented by Multicultural Arts Center at Multicultural Arts Center, Cambridge

    July 9, 2015

    Thursday, July 9 @ Noon

    Sol y Canto is the nationally-touring and Boston Music Award winning Pan-Latin ensemble led by Puerto Rican/Argentine singer and bongo player Rosi Amador and New...more

    "Play in Public Art" a panel discussion

    Presented by The Lawn on D at The Lawn on D, Boston

    July 9, 2015

    After decades of bronze memorials, whimsical public art is reinvigorating Boston’s public spaces this summer. What's more, this playful spirit is drawing huge crowds. From Höweler + Yoon...more

    The White Angel (L’angelo bianco)

    Presented by Harvard Film Archive at Harvard Film Archive, Cambridge

    July 9, 2015

    The White Angel (L’angelo bianco)

    Directed by Raffaello Matarazzo. With Amedeo Nazzari, Yvonne Sanson, Enrica Dyrell
    Italy 1955, 35mm, b/w, 100 min. Italian with English...more

    Wavelengths: Martha Wainwright / Zs

    Presented by Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston at Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston, Boston

    July 10, 2015

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    Bat House

    Presented by Berklee College of Music at The Lawn on D, Boston

    July 10, 2015

    Born in the depths of an Allston, Massachusetts basement, Bat Housecombines mixed, metered grooves with melodic tapping and sweeping soundscapes to create a unique mixture of math rock tinged...more

    Revenge of the Robot Battle Nuns

    Presented by American Repertory Theater and Oberon at OBERON, Cambridge

    June 26 - July 10, 2015

    What happens when two people who hate each other most end up stuck together in the end of the world? The Robot Battle Nuns are close, but who are they? Prepare for the President’s daughter, mad...more

    Comedy, America!

    Presented by ImprovBoston at ImprovBoston Theatre, Cambridge

    June 19 - July 10, 2015

    Back after its triumphant, sold out debut last year, ImprovBoston's original sketch and musical comedy revue, Comedy, America! unites Boston's top sketch writing and performing talent....more

    California Split

    Presented by Harvard Film Archive at Harvard Film Archive, Cambridge

    July 10, 2015

    California Split

    Directed by Robert Altman. With George Segal, Elliott Gould, Gwen Welles
    US 1974, 35mm, color, 111 min

    As freewheeling and restless as Elliott Gould’s...more

    The Baron of Arizona

    Presented by Harvard Film Archive at Harvard Film Archive, Cambridge

    July 10, 2015

    The Baron of Arizona

    Directed by Samuel Fuller. With Vincent Price, Ellen Drew, Vladimir Sokoloff
    US 1950, 35mm, b/w, 97 min

    Fuller dove deep into the arcane early chapters...more

    Frank Santos Jr.:R-Rated Comic Hypnotist - After Dark Show

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at The Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    July 11, 2015

    Frank Santos Jr. has been amazing audiences for over a decade. His spectacular display of mind-bending antics can turn any skeptic into a fan. His act is always fresh, energetic, and unique, and...more

    Jon Rineman

    Presented by Laugh Boston at Laugh Boston, Boston

    July 9 - July 11, 2015

    Jon Rineman is not only the head monologue writer on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, but has also appeared on the show as a performer. When he's not working on...more

    Mudhoney at Brighton Music Hall

    Presented by Fenway Recordings at Brighton Music Hall, Boston

    July 11, 2015

    As part of the Fenway Recording Sessions, Mudhoney will be preforming alongside While Dynamite at the Brighton Music Hall. 


    Boston Hip-Hop Fest

    Presented by Leedz Edutainment at Middle East Downstairs, Cambridge

    July 11, 2015

    Presented by Leedz Edutainment, the Boston Hip Hop Fest is a daylong event featuring an all-local lineup, including Dutch ReBelle, Slaine, STL GLD, Reks and many more.


    Before Bed: Fairy Tales for the Hardly Awake

    Presented by ImprovBoston at ImprovBoston Theatre, Cambridge

    July 11, 2015

    Nothing calms down an anxious child like a good bedtime story. In this show, however, nobody knows what's going to come out of the storybook. Snuggle up with us and discover new stories created on...more

    Thieves Like Us

    Presented by Harvard Film Archive at Harvard Film Archive, Cambridge

    July 11, 2015

    Thieves Like Us

    Directed by Robert Altman. With Keith Carradine, Shelley Duvall, John Schuck
    US 1974, 35mm, color, 122 min

    Thieves Like Us is an earth-toned, understated...more

    Merrill’s Marauders

    Presented by Harvard Film Archive at Harvard Film Archive, Cambridge

    July 11, 2015

    Merrill’s Marauders

    Directed by Samuel Fuller. With Jeff Chandler, Ty Hardin, Peter Brown
    US 1962, 35mm, color, 98 min

    Rarely screened today, Merrill’s Marauders is a...more

    Alexandra de Steiguer and Tomoo Hamada Exhibition

    Presented by Pucker Gallery at Pucker Gallery, Boston

    May 16 - July 12, 2015

    Come see our new space at 240 Newbury St, 3rd floor and view the exhibition of photography by Alexandra de Steiguer and Japanese ceramics by Tomoo Hamada. 

     


    In the Wake: Japanese Photographers Respond to 3/11

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

    April 5 - July 12, 2015

    The Great East Japan Earthquake struck on March 11, 2011, and an enormous wave of water swept through towns in the T?hoku (Northeast) region, destroying virtually everything in its path and...more

    Intrude

    Presented by The Lawn on D at The Lawn on D, Boston

    July 9 - July 12, 2015

    As the latest temporary outdoor installation to be part of the D Street ArtLAB WonderLAND exhibit, Intrude features five giant illuminated white inflatable rabbits standing on The Lawn. The two...more

    OTP's TRAVELOGUE songs from the road

    Presented by Open Theatre Project at Community Music Center of Boston, Boston

    July 10 - July 12, 2015

    Open Theatre Project is proud to announce our second SONG BOOK PERFORMANCE SERIES production of the year. TRAVELOGUE will be featuring our...more

    Tormento

    Presented by Harvard Film Archive at Harvard Film Archive, Cambridge

    July 12, 2015

    Tormento

    Directed by Raffaello Matarazzo. With Amedeo Nazzari, Yvonne Sanson, Annibale Betrone
    Italy 1950, 35mm, b/w, 98 min. Italian with English subtitles

    After the grand...more

    House of Bamboo

    Presented by Harvard Film Archive at Harvard Film Archive, Cambridge

    July 12, 2015

    House of Bamboo

    Directed by Samuel Fuller. With Robert Ryan, Robert Stack, Shirley Yamaguchi
    US 1955, 35mm, color, 103 min

    Assigned to remake Fox's 1948 crime film The Street...more

    Fixed Bayonets!

    Presented by Harvard Film Archive at Harvard Film Archive, Cambridge

    July 13, 2015

    Fixed Bayonets!

    Directed by Samuel Fuller. With Richard Basehart, Gene Evans, Michael O’Shea
    US 1951, 35mm, b/w, 92 min

    For his debut at Fox and follow-up to The Steel...more

    Steve Earle & the Duke

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at The Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    July 14, 2015

    Steve Earle and The Dukes’ album, Terraplane, had a fantastic first week landing at #21 on the Top 200 and #39 on the Billboard 200. Additionally, it took the #1 spot on the Blues Chart, #2 in...more

    The Coolidge at the Greenway: THE BIRDS

    Presented by Coolidge Corner Theatre at Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway, Boston

    July 14, 2015

    Experience cinema classics under the stars! The Coolidge is thrilled to be partnering with the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway Conservancy for a free outdoor screening...more

    The Story Collider

    Presented by American Repertory Theater and Oberon at OBERON, Cambridge

    July 14, 2015

    "The Story Collider" is an evening of true, personal stories about science. Whether you wear a white lab coat or haven’t seen a test tube since eighth grade, science affects and changes us. We...more

    Orfeas

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

    July 15, 2015

    Opa! North America’s premiere Greek American band returns to the Courtyard for a summer evening of music made for dancing.

     


    Opening Night: Rhapsody in Green

    Presented by Boston Landmarks Orchestra at DCR Hatch Shell on Boston Esplanade, Boston

    July 15, 2015

    Mysteries of the sea resonate in Debussy’s La Mer and Hovhaness’sAnd God Created Great Whales, a work featuring actual whale songs. Hometown favorite Jayne West performs Berklee...more

    The Greenway Sessions: Jive McFly

    Presented by Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway Conservancy and Berklee College of Music at Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway, Boston

    July 15, 2015

    Jive McFly is a Boston-based band specializing in a blend of funk, rock, and pop. They have spent the last few years expanding their fan base by playing at local Boston venues such as the Red...more

    Second Hand Rose / Cordelia & the Buffalo

    Presented by The Red Room @ Cafe 939 at The Red Room at Cafe 939, Boston

    July 15, 2015

    In May 2013 Second Hand Rose signed with the Chinese indie company Modern Sky, vowing to take its ridiculous rollercoaster of emotions to its logical extreme. The band unleashed the...more

    Harborwalk Sounds: Ripe

    Presented by Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston at Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston, Boston

    July 16, 2015

    Like any good pop-funk dance band, Ripe is dedicated to creating an unforgettable live performance. The seven-piece Boston-based band is heavily influenced by psychedelic music, evident...more

    Royally Talented

    Presented by American Repertory Theater and Oberon at OBERON, Cambridge

    July 16, 2015

    "Royally Talented" is a variety competition for new and emerging artists in the Boston area. The show celebrates queer artists and their allies in the art of burlesque, comedy, spoken word,...more

    2015 Summer Music Series: Borges and Ward

    Presented by Multicultural Arts Center at Multicultural Arts Center, Cambridge

    July 16, 2015

    Thursday, July 16 @ Noon

    Borges and Ward pull from two distinctly Brazilian forms of music, Samba and Bossa Nova. Bossa Nova was born from Samba in the 1950s bringing the jazz element into...more

    Deadpan: The Comedy of the Everyday

    Presented by Harvard Art Museums at Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge

    July 16, 2015

    The Harvard Art Museums are presenting a series of films and videos in conjunction with the exhibition Jesse Aron Green: Ärtzliche Zimmergymnastik. Programmed by the artist, Round...more

    The Laundromat & Beyond Therapy

    Presented by Harvard Film Archive at Harvard Film Archive, Cambridge

    July 16, 2015

    The Laundromat

    Directed by Robert Altman. With Carol Burnett, Amy Madigan, Michael Wright
    US 1985, digital video, color, 59 min

    A fine example of both Altman’s 1980s...more

    Animal Flag

    Presented by Berklee College of Music at The Lawn on D, Boston

    July 17, 2015

    Animal Flag is like a rainy day: their lo-fi indie rock creates something that could be attributed to melancholy, but when approached with the right mind-set, it is an intimate, ethereal...more

    Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros

    Presented by Boston Bowery at The Lawn on D, Boston

    July 17, 2015

    In 2002, in the midst of a year of sleeplessness, and novel-writing, Alex Ebert created two things: A distracted, deformed, and hopelessly romantic messianic character named Edward Sharpe, and a...more

    Wavelengths: How to Dress Well

    Presented by Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston at Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston, Boston

    July 17, 2015

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    Classic Albums Live: Dark Side of the Moon

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at The Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    July 17, 2015

    Remember when you used to listen to an entire album? Classic Albums Live does.

    For the first time in popular music, the greatest albums from the 60s and 70s are recreated live on...more

    AcousticaElectronica

    Presented by American Repertory Theater and Oberon at OBERON, Cambridge

    June 19 - July 17, 2015

    Presented by Touch Performance Art and OBERON, AcousticaElectronica sends the audience on a tantalizing voyage filled with sensual and emotional discoveries as elements of...more

    Tropical Island Night (21+)

    Presented by Harvard Museum of Natural History at Harvard Museum of Natural History, Cambridge

    July 17, 2015

    Exclusively for guests over 21, this one-of-a-kind evening will celebrate Harvard Museum of Natural History’s newest exhibition, Islands: Evolving in Isolation. Come with a date, come...more

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