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    BACH EXPLORED Concert 1: Bach the Dionysian

    Presented by The Music of First Church Boston at First Church in Boston, Boston

    October 2, 2014

    BACH EXPLORED Concert 1: Bach the Dionysian

    Dorian Komanoff Bandy, baroque violin; Paul Cienniwa, harpsichord

    Violinist Dorian Komanoff Bandy and harpsichordist Paul Cienniwa present a series of three recitals entitled "BACH EXPLORED." Each program will focus on a different aesthetic facet of Bach's musical language, surveying its roots in music of his contemporaries and forebears. ...more


    Andris Nelsons conducts Beethoven, Bartok, and Tchaikovsky

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

    October 1 - October 3, 2014

    For his second program of 2014-15, Andris Nelsons leads three great works reflecting his lifelong immersion in the world of symphonic repertoire-works that also demonstrate the commanding...more

    Beatlemania and Pop-Up Dining

    Presented by Boston Date Night and The Brattle Theatre at The Brattle Theatre, Cambridge

    October 3, 2014

    Treat yourself to a rockin’ good time with the classic, “A Hard Day’s Night,” starring the world’s most famous rock band, The Beatles, as you enjoy gourmet renditions...more

    Great Caesar / Night Lights / Oh, Malô

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

    October 3, 2014

    With members from Mexico, Texas, Japan, California, and Norway, Night Lights brings together an eclectic assortment of indie, rock, and soul-influenced sounds to make people dance and feel...more

    Jeffrey Foucault, Caitlin Canty opens

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim, Cambridge

    October 3, 2014

     Foucault started out at seventeen playing John Prine tunes on his father’s beat up mail order guitar, and spinning old records on a hand-me-down turntable in his bedroom. When he was...more

    Ron White

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    October 3 - October 4, 2014

    Comedian Ron “Tater Salad” White first rose to fame as the cigar-smoking, scotch-drinking funnyman from the Blue Collar Comedy Tour phenomenon, but now as a chart-topping...more

    The Berenstain Bears

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    October 4, 2014

    Currently engaged in a critically-acclaimed, sold out off-Broadway run in NYC, The Berenstain Bears LIVE! is hitting the road. Come on down to Bear Country where Brother Bear, Sister Bear, Papa...more

    Christian Finnegan

    Presented by Laugh Boston at Laugh Boston, Boston

    October 2 - October 4, 2014

     Christian Finnegan is a stand up comedian. He appears frequently on the television and also writes stuff. Christian is perhaps best known as one of the original panelists on VH1’s...more

    Zakir Hussain, Kumaresh Rajagopalan & Jayanthi Kumaresh

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

    October 4, 2014

    Each renowned for exceptional individual accomplishments, Zakir Hussain, Kumaresh Rajagopalan, and Jayanthi Kumaresh come together to offer a virtuosic performance of traditional Indian classical...more

    Bushwalla

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

    October 4, 2014

    The self-proclaimed "Original Gangster from Cleveland," Bushwalla represents the eclectic talents of Billy "Bushwalla" Galewood. Bushwalla started performing musical theater at...more

    Sound Energy

    Presented by Equilibrium Concert Series at Cambridge Friends Meeting House, Cambridge

    October 4, 2014

    Sound Energy is Micah Ringham, violin; Ashleigh Gordon, viola; Robert Mayes, cello. Founded in 2014, Sound Energy explores the wide range of sonic possibilities inherent in the ensemble. In...more

    How It's Done: A StandUp Showcase

    Presented by ImprovBoston at ImprovBoston Theatre, Cambridge

    September 20 - October 4, 2014

    How It's Done: A Standup Showcase

    This intimate standup comedy show features nationally-recognized comics paired with some the most talented young comics Boston has to offer. Featuring...more

    Roberto Carlos

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

    October 4, 2014

    With a career spanning 52 years, Roberto Carlos is the number-one artist in Brazil as well as in Latin America. A singer and songwriter with over 500 songs to his credit, a youth idol, and the...more

    Daniel Sloss

    Presented by Laugh Boston at Laugh Boston, Boston

    October 2 - October 4, 2014

    Daniel Sloss has been widely hailed as comedy’s internationally acclaimed and award-winning half-man-half-Xbox.

    He started performing stand-up aged just 16 and has appeared on the...more

    Artweek Boston @ Stonybrook Fine Arts, Sat, Oct 4th, 11am

    Presented by Stonybrook Fine Arts at Stonybrook Fine Arts, Boston

    October 4, 2014

     Stonybrook Fine Arts celebrates ArtWeek Boston! October 4th, 11am. Pick a workshop: Make A Ring, MIG Weld a creature or Aluminum Sand Casting. At 3:30 we head over to the Sam Adams...more

    Maurizio Pollini, piano

    Presented by Celebrity Series of Boston at Symphony Hall, Boston

    October 5, 2014

    A paragon of virtuosity and musical excellence, Maurizio Pollini’s position among the top instrumental soloists in the world has been secure for nearly a generation.

    SCHUMANN...more

    Anything to Declare?

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

    October 2 - October 5, 2014

    By Maurice Hennequin & Pierre Veber
    Directed by Benny Sato Ambush

    Paris, 1912. The...more

    From the Top Live in Boston

    Presented by From the Top at NEC's Jordan Hall, Boston

    October 5, 2014

    Meet “young musicians who will knock your socks off” (NBC’s “Today”) when From the Top, the preeminent showcase for young musicians heard weekly on WCRB 99.5, tapes...more

    Emilie: La Marquise du Châtelet Defends Her Life Tonight

    Presented by Central Square Theater and The Nora Theatre Company at Central Square Theater, Cambridge

    September 4 - October 5, 2014

    Tonight, Emilie du Châtelet, leading physicist (before there was such a word), card shark, and all-around bad ass during the Age of Enlightenment returns searching for answers: Love or...more

    The Boston Conservatory Orchestra: Life, Death and the Afterlife—in Reverse

    Presented by The Boston Conservatory at Sanders Theatre, Cambridge

    October 5, 2014

    The Boston Conservatory Orchestra performs works by Theofanidis, Strauss and Tchaikovsky. Featuring Boston Conservatory faculty member guest artist Kerry Deal (soprano).


    The Weston Wind Quintet and Friends

    Presented by Weston Wind Quintet at St. John's Church, JP, Boston

    October 5, 2014

    JP Concerts presents The Weston Wind Quintet (Michael Tabak - flute, William Smith - oboe, Danby Cho - clarinet, Elizabeth Jones - French horn, Shu Satoh - bassoon) and Friends (Kristyn Morey -...more

    Mozart and More

    Presented by Boston Classical Orchestra at Faneuil Hall, Boston

    October 5, 2014

    Guest artists Lucia Lin (violin) & Cathy Basrak (viola)

    Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 2

    Mozart: Sinfonia concertante

    Beethoven: Symphony No. 1

    Boston...more

    "A Pilgrimes Solace"

    Presented by Jamaica Plain Tuesday Club, Inc at Loring-Greenough House, Boston

    October 5, 2014

    American lute song duo Ron Andrico & Donna Stewart, Mignarda presents "A Pilgrimes Solace", a program of the music of John Dowland as the centerpiece.

    Afternoon tea follows...more

    Whitebreadmusic

    Presented by Goethe-Institut Boston at Goethe-Institut Boston, Boston

    October 5, 2014

    by Marianna Salzmann

    Aron, Nurit and Sedat grew up in Germany, but they don't feel at home there.They are caught between fatherland and mother love, friendship and betrayal, past...more

    Muir String Quartet in Residence at Boston University

    Presented by Boston University College of Fine Arts at Tsai Performance Center, Boston

    October 6, 2014

    Faculty members Peter Zazofsky (violin), Lucia Lin (violin), Steven Ansell (viola) and Michael Reynolds (cello) perform Hugo Wolf’s Italian Serenade; Janacek’s String Quartet...more

    The 8th Annual Business of Hip-Hop/Urban Music Symposium: A Rap with Talib Kweli

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

    October 6, 2014

    The Business of Hip-Hop/Urban Music Symposium features a celebration of one of the most influential genres of music in today's record industry. This event...more

    Second Hand Rose

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

    October 7, 2014

    Liang Long, singer and band leader of Second Hand Rose, experimented with blending local instruments from Harbin, a city in far northeast China near Siberia. He has woven these performance styles...more

    Patitucci, Wooten, Bailey and Bailey

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

    October 7, 2014

    Join John Patitucci, Victor Wooten, Victor Bailey, and Steve Bailey as they explore the inner and outer limits of the bass, with special guest drummer Derico Watson. Aside from their work as solo...more

    Nick Jonas

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    October 8, 2014

    Multi-talented recording artist and actor,Nick Jonas has already intrigued the public and impressed the masses with the release of his new song “Chains,” earlier this summer (Watch the...more

    The Nick and Knight Tour

    Presented by Citi Performing Arts Center at Citi Emerson Colonial Theatre, Boston

    October 8, 2014

    Mega boy band singer-songwriters Nick Carter from Backstreet Boys and Jordan Knight from New Kids on The Block are releasing a collaborative album titled ‘Nick &...more

    Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience

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

    October 7 - October 8, 2014

    Theresa Caputo, psychic medium and star of the hit TLC show, Long Island Medium, will be appearing live, and will give interactive readings to audience members throughout the show. She will also...more

    NotloB Music Presents...Blanca & Chuchi Alcuadrado

    Presented by notloB Music at Outpost 186, Cambridge

    October 8, 2014

     "This will be amazing concert! Go see them if you live in Boston!!! OCT 8."
    Natalie Haas
    Need we say more?

    notloB Music...more

    From Russia to Italy - A Cello / Piano Recital

    Presented by Arts at MIT and Boston University College of Fine Arts at Killian Hall at MIT, Cambridge

    October 8, 2014

    The concert will be at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)'s Killian Hall ...more

    Schubert and Mozart - Open Rehearsal

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

    October 9, 2014

    Join the BSO for a special open rehearsal prior to the official conert opening. The German pianist-conductor Christian Zacharias returns to the BSO in his dual role for Mozart's Piano...more

    Gaelic Storm with Enter the Haggis

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    October 9, 2014

    Gaelic Storm steps back into the ring with the dazzling #1 Billboard World Album Chicken Boxer, a heavyweight record that comes out swinging with a mix of empowering anthems and traditional...more

    History Zero: Film Screening + Conversation

    Presented by School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston at School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston

    October 9, 2014

    On October 9, 7:30 pm, artist Stefanos Tsivopoulos will join SMFA faculty members Jane Gillooly and Tina Wasserman for a conversation and screening of his film, History Zero, which...more

    More Than Four meets Brazilian Big Band

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

    October 9, 2014

    The vocal jazz quartet More Than Four presents its love of Brazilian music with lush harmonies backed up by a contemporary Brazilian big band.


    Artist Talk: Frédérick Sanchez

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

    October 9, 2014

    On October 9th, the French Cultural Center is thrilled to welcome Mr. Frédéric Sanchez for a talk centered on his artistic practice and the way it led him to exhibit this month at...more

    Bob Marley

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    October 10, 2014

     Celebrating 15 years as a stand-up comic, Bob Marley is one of the hottest and most sought-after comedians in the country. He has been featured in his own special on Comedy Central, and is...more

    Aries Spears

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    October 10, 2014

     As a principal cast member on Fox’s hit sketch comedy show Mad TV, Aries brought a fresh, hip style to the already-edgy program from the third through the tenth season. The producers...more

    Judah & The Lion / Morningsiders / Nick Stevenson

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

    October 10, 2014

    Judah & the Lion is an Americana pop trio with roots in Nashville. Drawing on many influences, the band's folk instrumentation showcases fresh musicianship and powerful vocal harmonies....more

    2014 North America Same-Sex Ballroom Dance Championship

    Presented by Boston Open DanceSport Same-Sex Ballroom Dancing and Boston Dance Alliance at Hynes Convention Center, Boston

    October 11, 2014

     Come spectate, cheer and vote for your favorite dance couple!

    2014 North America Same-Sex Ballroom Dance Championship lands in Boston! 

    Ballroom dancing...more

    Steve Lemme and Kevin Heffernan

    Presented by Laugh Boston at Laugh Boston, Boston

    October 9 - October 11, 2014

    Fresh off their NETFLIX Stand Up Special, "Fat Man Little Boy"- Kevin and Steve are back on the road to make you laugh, play some Broken Lizard movie trivia, and reveal what strange...more

    Bob Marley

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    October 11, 2014

    Celebrating 15 years as a stand-up comic, Bob Marley is one of the hottest and most sought-after comedians in the country. He has been featured in his own special on Comedy Central, and is one of...more

    ON THE CONTINENT

    Presented by Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Boston at First Church in Cambridge, Congregational, Cambridge

    October 11, 2014

    Principal Conductor Kevin Rhodes opens our season with Respighi’s fanciful and dramatic orchestration of medieval lute pieces, and Mozart’s restrained and intimate Clarinet Concerto...more

    Schubert and Mozart with conductor and pianist Christian Zacharias

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

    October 9 - October 11, 2014

    The German pianist-conductor Christian Zacharias returns to the BSO in his dual role for Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 17 in G, performing from the keyboard as Mozart would have done for...more

    Far From Heaven

    Presented by SpeakEasy Stage Company at Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA, Boston

    September 12 - October 11, 2014

    From the creators of the musical Grey Gardens and Tony Award-winning playwright Richard Greenberg (Take Me Out) comes a lush musical adaptation of Todd Haynes' acclaimed romantic...more

    Sweeney Todd

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

    September 5 - October 11, 2014

    Stephen Sondheim's Tony-Award winning Sweeney Todd, a macabre musical thriller, blends Sondheim’s characteristic wit with a sweeping and hauntingly beautiful score, grisly humor,...more

    Monteverdi Madrigals: Songs of Love and War

    Presented by Boston Early Music Festival at NEC's Jordan Hall, Boston

    October 11, 2014

    The all-star performers of BEMF’s own Vocal & Chamber Ensembles kick off our 25th Anniversary Season with an exquisite program featuring music from Monteverdi’s eighth and final...more

    Bent

    Presented by Zeitgeist Stage Company at BCA Plaza Theatre, Boston

    September 19 - October 11, 2014

    Martin Sherman’s modern classic, an international phenomenon, Bent, comes to Boston. It is the Night of the Long Knives in Berlin. Adolf Hitler, in his terrifying rise to power,...more

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