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    BU Cinematheque: An Evening with Sarah-Violet Bliss

    Presented by Boston University at Boston University's College of Communications, Com 101, Boston

    November 21, 2014

    Boston University's Film and Television Department’s Cinemathèque is a series of meetings and conversations with filmmakers/televison-makers and free screenings of important, innovative films and television programs. Cinematheque is the department’s premiere screening series.

    This week's subject is Sarah-Violet Bliss. Bliss presents her heralded Fort Tilden, winner of the ...more


    Andris Nelsons conducts Harbison, Esenvalds, Prokofiev and Rachmaninoff featuring cellist Yo-Yo Ma

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

    November 20 - November 22, 2014

    Andris Nelsons demonstrates his thoughtful, adventurous programming with this wide-ranging selection of works. He and the BSO are joined by cellist Yo-Yo Ma for Prokofiev's Symphony-Concerto...more

    Faith Joyously Affirmed!: A Holiday Prelude

    Presented by The Spectrum Singers Inc. at First Church in Cambridge, Congregational, Cambridge

    November 22, 2014

    The Spectrum Singers presents choral music from diverse cultures celebrating end-of-year festivities in a program entitled Faith Joyously Affirmed!: A Holiday Prelude including works...more

    Focusing the Abstract

    Presented by Boston Musica Viva at Tsai Performance Center, Boston

    November 22, 2014

    We stimulate the senses with Wind Driven, a new music and video presentation by Richard and Deborah Cornell, and Luciano Berio’s lush Folk Songs featuring the eloquent and...more

    Ronald K. BrownEvidence, A Dance Company

    Presented by World Music/CRASHarts at Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston, Boston

    November 21 - November 22, 2014

    Ronald K. Brown and his company, Evidence, explore dance idioms from across the African diaspora, mixing Cuban, Caribbean, West African, and modern American dance forms to create high-energy works...more

    Chosen Child

    Presented by Boston Playwrights' Theatre at Boston Playwrights' Theatre, Boston

    October 30 - November 22, 2014

    Three generations of mothers and memories combine to change the fate of a schizophrenic man at the Port Authority Bus Terminal as he waits for a sister he hardly knows, to fulfill an agreement...more

    Finesse Mitchell

    Presented by Laugh Boston at Laugh Boston, Boston

    November 20 - November 22, 2014

    Fresh off of the 2013 Shaq All-Star Comedy Jam tour, Finesse Mitchell shined as a featured performer on the SHAQ All-Star one-hour comedy special taped in Atlanta, GA which recently...more

    Boston Bhangra Competition 2014

    Presented by Boston Bhangra, Inc at Orpheum Theatre, Boston

    November 22, 2014

    If you like excitement, culture and dance, don't miss the 11th Annual Boston Bhangra Competition! Watch as twelve of the best Bhangra teams from North America compete to be crowned the Boston...more

    BU Dance Theatre Group: Origins 2014

    Presented by Boston University Dance at Boston University Dance Theater, Boston

    November 21 - November 22, 2014

    Boston University’s Dance Theatre Group is pleased to present ORIGINS 2014, a fall dance concert. This production showcases a wide variety of original works by student, alumni, and...more

    Brahman/i: A One-Hijra Stand-Up Comedy Show

    Presented by Company One Theatre at BCA Plaza Black Box Theatre, Boston

    October 24 - November 22, 2014

    Grab a drink and prepare for the comedic stylings of Brahman... uh... Brahmani... Brahman/i! Get on board as "B" takes on nosy Indian aunties, teenage cliques, ancient Hindu sculpture...more

    The Chronicles of Kalki

    Presented by Company One Theatre at BCA Plaza Theatre, Boston

    October 24 - November 22, 2014

    It's raining cats and dogs... and the final avatar of Vishnu? Totally badass Kalki mysteriously springs into the mean girl world of high school in this comic-book-infused girl gang...more

    Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead

    Presented by The Longwood Players at Cambridge Family YMCA Theatre, Cambridge

    November 14 - November 22, 2014

    The Longwood Players begins its 2014-2015 season with Tom Stoppard's classic Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead. Acclaimed as a modern dramatic masterpiece, Rosencrantz and...more

    Shiv

    Presented by Company One Theatre at BCA Plaza Theatre, Boston

    October 24 - November 22, 2014

    Shiv, named for the Destroyer God, sails the cosmic ocean on a makeshift raft piled high with the psychic residue of post-colonialism. Drawn by distant radio signals, she navigates the poetry of...more

    Intro to Stick Welding

    Presented by Stonybrook Fine Arts at Stonybrook Fine Arts, Boston

    October 11 - November 22, 2014

    Intro Stick Welding () provides and overview of the Stick welding process, and covers the basic use of the equipment and shop safety. During the workshop, students will practice their welding...more

    The Displaced Hindu Gods Trilogy

    Presented by Company One Theatre at BCA Plaza Theatre, Boston

    October 24 - November 22, 2014

    Loosely inspired by the Hindu trinity of Brahma the creator, Vishnu the protector, and Shiva the destroyer, THE DISPLACED HINDU GODS TRILOGY posits that deities dwell among us in...more

    Hub Theatre Company of Boston presents "6 Hotels" by Israel Horovitz

    Presented by Hub Theatre Company of Boston at Club Cafe, Boston

    November 7 - November 22, 2014

     Hub Theatre Company of Boston will close its critically acclaimed second season this November by once again joining up with the region's most famous...more

    Natalia Zukerman CD Release

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim, Cambridge

    November 22, 2014

     Since 2001, Zukerman has released five studio albums and one live album – 2013′s Gypsies & Clowns, which was recorded live at SPACE in Evanston, IL. For the shows, Zukerman...more

    PLUCK

    Presented by Radius Ensemble at The Longy School of Music, Cambridge

    November 22, 2014

    PLUCK, on November 22 at 8pm features works with harp by Ravel (Introduction and Allegro) and Boston’s Keeril Makan. Plus Jean Françaix’s charming English horn quartet and...more

    Winter Wonderland

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

    November 22, 2014

    Join us for a day of free holiday fun for the whole family at the Citi Wang Theatre on Saturday, November 22 from 11AM to 2PM.

    Activities for all ages include: Photos...more

    Russell Peters

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    November 21 - November 23, 2014

    Renowned for his quick wit and piercing mimicry, Russell Peters has mastered the art of traversing between hilarious characters of all races and cultures, creating an immediate connection with his...more

    The Old Man and The Old Moon

    Presented by ArtsEmerson at Paramount Center, Boston

    November 19 - November 23, 2014

    The endlessly imaginative PigPen Theatre Co. comes to Boston with a luminously lo-fi spectacle that elevates traditional storytelling to high art. Their fantastical, song-filled tale takes us to...more

    Ether Dome

    Presented by Huntington Theatre Company at Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA, Boston

    October 17 - November 23, 2014

    A new treatment promising to end pain pits a doctor and his student in an epic battle between altruism and ambition. Based on the true story of the discovery of ether as an anesthetic in 1846 and...more

    Daniel: A Medieval Masterpiece Revisited

    Presented by The Boston Camerata at Trinity Church Boston, Boston

    November 21 - November 23, 2014

    The Trinity Concert Series welcomes the Boston Camerata as they celebrate their 60th anniversary with a new production of The Play of Daniel, featuring the Trinity Choristers. This powerful...more

    Sibelius & Brahms

    Presented by Boston Philharmonic Orchestra at Sanders Theatre, Cambridge

    November 20 - November 23, 2014

    Calling all Sibelius lovers! On this program you will hear three works by the great Finnish master that essentially define him as a composer. First and most famous is Finlandia, turbulent at the...more

    An Evening of One-Acts: Krapp's Last Tape & The Dumb Waiter

    Presented by Boston Center for American Performance and Boston University College of Fine Arts at Boston University Theatre, Lane-Comley Studio 210, Boston

    November 12 - November 23, 2014

    Boston Center for American Performance (BCAP), the professional extension of the Boston University College of Fine Arts School of Theatre, presents this evening of one-acts from two of the most...more

    The Italian Girl in Algiers (L’Italiana in Algeri)

    Presented by The Boston Conservatory at The Boston Conservatory Theater, Boston

    November 20 - November 23, 2014

    Having premiered in 1813, Rossini’s opera buffa, The Italian Girl in Algiers, is a true comic gem with delightful characters, sparkling music and coloratura fireworks. It...more

    Various Variations 3: All Brahms: Ops. 99, 100, 101

    Presented by Boston Chamber Music Society at Sanders Theatre, Cambridge

    November 23, 2014

    Brahms   Cello Sonata in F major, Op. 99

    Brahms   Violin Sonata in A major, Op. 100
    Brahms   Pianno Trio...more

    The Real Thing by Tom Stoppard

    Presented by Bad Habit Productions at Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA, Boston

    November 8 - November 23, 2014

     "So packed with wit, ideas and feelings ... Stoppard's most moving play and the most bracing play anyone has written about love and marriage in years." - The New York...more

    Ruby Wax: Sane New World

    Presented by Oberon and American Repertory Theater at OBERON, Cambridge

    November 18 - November 23, 2014

    Written by & featuring Ruby Wax

    Comedian, writer, and mental health campaigner Ruby Wax shows us how our minds can jeopardize our sanity in this one-woman show inspired by her book,...more

    Diane Taraz CD Release

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim, Cambridge

    November 23, 2014

     For decades Diane Taraz has been creating her own songs and breathing new life into traditional ones. She brings a dry wit and a light touch to explaining the intricacies of her music....more

    Riverside Theatre Works Presents A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

    Presented by Riverside Theatre Works at Riverside Theatre Works, Boston

    November 14 - November 23, 2014

    Tragedy tomorrow…comedy tonight! Riverside Theatre Works presents “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum,” an uproarious musical about love, class, and mistaken...more

    The Weston Wind Quintet

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

    November 23, 2014

    The Weston Wind Quintet (Michael Tabak - flute, William Smith - oboe, Danby Cho - clarinet, Peter Kronheimer - French horn, Shu Satoh - bassoon) performs Franz Danzi's Wind Quintet in G Major,...more

    Faculty Artist Recital

    Presented by Longy School of Music of Bard College at Edward M. Pickman Concert Hall, Cambridge

    November 23, 2014

    Sunday, November 23, 7pm

    Faculty Artist Recital: Brian Moll, piano

    Arias and Duets by Mozart; Songs by Schubert, Grieg, Vaughn Williams and Poulenc.

    With guest artists Sara...more

    Tania Pérez-Salas Compañia de Danza

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

    November 22 - November 23, 2014

    The contemporary choreographer Tania Pérez-Salas and her Compañía de Danza, which is based in Mexico City, are internationally celebrated for dramatically vivid, scintillating...more

    Bach: Complete Multiple Harpsichord Concertos

    Presented by Cambridge Concentus at First Church in Cambridge, Congregational, Cambridge

    November 23, 2014

    Cambridge Concentus begins its eighth season with a rare performance of all the concertos for two, three, and four harpsichords by Johann Sebastian Bach. It's not every day you get to...more

    Fancy Cutting Boards

    Presented by Eliot School of Fine & Applied Arts at Eliot School of Fine and Applied Arts, Boston

    November 10, 2013 - November 24, 2014

    Make a multicolored cutting board using a variety of wood in a variety of shapes, including curves. Using the band saw and basic lamination, cut, bend and glue multiple times to create a beautiful...more

    Design for Artisans

    Presented by Eliot School of Fine & Applied Arts at Eliot School of Fine and Applied Arts, Boston

    November 17, 2013 - November 24, 2014

    Understand the basic elements and concepts that apply to every aspect of designing objects and art. Through a series of two-dimensional exercises, gain skill in visual organization, balance,...more

    BU Symphony Orchestra and BU Symphonic Chorus at Symphony Hall

    Presented by Boston University College of Fine Arts at Symphony Hall, Boston

    November 24, 2014

    Benjamin Britten: War Requiem
    David Hoose, conductor, BU Symphony Orchestra
    Ann Howard Jones, conductor, BU Symphonic Chorus
    Featuring Anthony Trecek-King, artistic...more

    Christopher Columbus Park Trellis Lighting

    Presented by Friends of Christopher Columbus Park at Christopher Columbus Park, Boston

    November 24, 2014

    Everyone is welcome at the annual lighting of the wonderful blue and white trellis! There will be music, fun, snacks, and good cheer. Join Mayor Walsh, Santa Claus, and Miss Massachusetts in...more

    Gabriel Kahane

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

    November 24, 2014

    Hailed by Rolling Stone as "one of the year's very best albums," Gabriel Kahane's major label debut, The Ambassador, is a meditation on the underbelly of Los Angeles...more

    Callithumpian Consort

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

    November 24, 2014

    As a part of the Isabella Stewart Gardner’s In-And-Out Concert Series, on Monday, the Museum invites guests to experience rarely performed pieces in a leisurely, come-and-go atmosphere....more

    Open Mic

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim, Cambridge

    November 25, 2014

     Our classic open mic night!


    John Mulaney

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    November 20 - November 25, 2014

    John Mulaney is quickly becoming one of the most sought after young comedians and actors in the comedy world. Mulaney can currently be seen starring in FOX’s new comedy...more

    A Misunderstanding Un Malentendido

    Presented by Multicultural Arts Center at Multicultural Arts Center, Cambridge

    September 5 - November 26, 2014

    Eleven multigenerational Cuban artists speak in a personal language, touching upon idiosyncrasies and pivotal points in our history, urging the viewer to explore...more

    Berklee American Roots Music Series

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim, Cambridge

    November 26, 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

    Jason Myles Goss, Jake Hill opens

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim, Cambridge

    November 26, 2014

     A native of Hopedale, MA, Jason Myles Goss has been recording since 2003 when he released his first album Long Way Down and was selected as a finalist in the first ever Newport Festival...more

    20th Anniversary Celebration w/Toni Lynn Washington, "Sax" Gordon and David Maxwell

    Presented by The Paul Speidel Band at Scullers Jazz Club, Boston

    November 26, 2014

     The Paul Speidel Band is celebrating twenty years of Jazz and Blues performances in the Greater Boston area.  This concert will feature several all-stars who've performed with the...more

    Emily Dickinson-inspired Contemporary Jazz presented by Tomoko Ozawa Quintet

    Presented by Ryles Jazz Club at Ryles Jazz Club, Cambridge

    November 26, 2014

    Emily Dickinson-inspired Contemporary Jazz: Album "Gentian" CD release show presented by Tomoko Ozawa Quintet

    A globally-raised Japanese pianist/singer/composer...more

    Arturo Sandoval

    Presented by Scullers Jazz Club at Scullers Jazz Club, Boston

    November 28, 2014

    He is one of the most dynamic and vivacious live performers of our time, and has been seen by millions at the Oscars performing with Celine Dion, at the Grammy Awards with Justin Timberlake and in...more

    Carlos Mencia

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    November 28, 2014

    Carlos Mencia, superstar/stand-up comedian, is undoubtedly one of today’s most lauded entertainers and feared comics. Whether it is man-on-the-street interviews, studio comedy, commercial...more

    Bob Franke

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim, Cambridge

    November 28, 2014

     Bob Franke is at the peak of his considerable craft; brimming with the wise and spiritually generous songs for which he is best known, along with wrenchingly convincing topical songs and...more

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