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    One Man, Two Guvnors

    Presented by Cape Rep Theatre at Cape Rep Indoor Theater

    June 19 - July 19, 2014


    By Richard Bean
    Based on Servant of Two Masters by Carlo Goldoni
    Directed by Fred Sullivan, Jr. In the seaside town of Brighton, England in 1963, Francis Henshall is right hand man to two employers at the same time. He must keep the two apart in order to keep this secret and hold on to his jobs. But that is near impossible because one is posing as a man, and is really lover to the ...more


    Boston Pops Orchestra with Jason Alexander

    Presented by Boston Symphony Orchestra (BSO) at Tanglewood: Koussevitzky Music Shed

    July 13, 2014

    Singer, dancer, and master of comedic timing, Jason Alexander is best known for his appearances on television (as George Costanza in Seinfeld) and in film. A Broadway veteran and Tony-Award...more

    June Moon

    Presented by Williamstown Theatre Festival

    July 2 - July 13, 2014

    Williamstown Theatre Festival presents June Moon, both bitterly funny and deliciously literate, legendary humorists Ring Lardner and George S. Kaufman celebrate and skewer the perishable...more

    Story Club Boston in Jamaica Plain

    Presented by Story Club Boston at Bella Luna Restaurant and the Milky Way Lounge

    July 14, 2014

    Story Club Boston has a new home.  So with that in mind, bring us your stories of "home." Homecoming, home plate, home fries...whatever your story is of "home," we want to...more

    Boston Landmarks Orchestra Free Wednesday Concert: Carmina burana

    Presented by Boston Landmarks Orchestra and Back Bay Chorale at DCR Hatch Shell on Boston Esplanade

    July 16, 2014

    Led by Music Director Christopher Wilkins, the opening night program will debut Larry Bell’s adaptation of "At the River" (the...more

    Journalist Meets Author on Boston's Cycling Craze, 1880-1900: A Story of Race, Sport and Society

    Presented by Museum of African American History: Boston Campus

    July 16, 2014

    The Boston Globe’s Derrick Jackson will interview author Lorenz J. Finison about his new book on “A Story of Race, Sport and Society.” The author and the journalist will explore...more

    Author Gregory Flemming Appearance for His Book "At the Point of a Cutlass"

    Presented by Porter Square Books at Porter Square Books

    July 17, 2014

    Join us as Greg Flemming talks about his new book, which recounts the true story of Philip Ashton -— a Massachusetts fisherman captured by pirates, subjected to torture and hardship, who...more

    Explore space with Rosalita's Puppets

    Presented by The Children's Museum in Easton and The Children's Museum in Easton

    July 17, 2014

    Help us countdown and blast-off! Visit the Children’s Museum for some rocket science fun. You can experience what it’s like to be an astronaut and launch rockets by using water, air...more

    Little Red Riding Hood

    Presented by North Shore Music Theatre at North Shore Music Theatre

    July 18, 2014

    A musical adaptation of this familiar fairy tale has audience involvement and participation galore! From a unique beginning to a fun-filled happy ending, the traditional characters come to life...more

    Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Comedy Show

    Presented by Neverland Theatre

    July 15 - July 18, 2014

    Neverland Theatre is proud to present this hilarious version of everyone's favorite fairy tale, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs! Starring kids and adults! Lots of audience participation and...more

    Puppet Showplace Slam

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theatre at Puppet Showplace Theater

    July 19, 2014

    Boston's only evening puppetry cabaret returns this July with an exciting line up of short-form acts created by and for adults.

    This high-impact evening of theater showcases artists...more

    Human Contact: Short Sci-Fi Plays

    Presented by Unreliable Narrator Theater Group at Boston Playwrights' Theatre

    July 11 - July 19, 2014

     Human Contact: Short Sci-Fi Plays is an evening of five thought-provoking one-acts that ask whether technology robs the soul or augments it. These original tales, written by Carl Danielson,...more

    Summer Radio Mystery Theatre: Super Sleuths!

    Presented by Post Meridian Radio Players

    July 11 - July 19, 2014

    The Post-Meridian Radio Players are proud to present their third annual Summer Mystery show with the anthology: Super Sleuths!

    Join us as we present three of literatures greatest...more

    SPECTACULAR SPECTACULAR!

    Presented by Amazing Things Arts Center at Amazing Things Art Center

    July 18 - July 19, 2014

    Moonstruck Theater Company and Amazing Things Arts Center are joining forces for a third time to bring you a zany, madcap, summer musical revue, featuring music from shows such as Hairspray,...more

    Me and My Girl

    Presented by Reagle Music Theatre of Greater Boston at Robinson Theater

    July 10 - July 20, 2014

    Me and My Girl is a joyously funny story of an unrefined cockney gent who must choose between love or money.  This is a rollicking, hilarious "Downtown Abbey" with song and dance...more

    Four-Handed Illusions: An Intimate Evening of Laughs and Wonder

    Presented by Four-Handed Illusions

    June 22 - July 20, 2014

    Illusionists Joel Acevedo and Steve Kradolfer join their talents in a magic and comedy performance that is engaging, funny, and mystifying. As one of only 50 guests, you will surely experience the...more

    Free Shakespeare on the Lawn!

    Presented by Concord Players at Concord Free Public Library

    July 12 - July 20, 2014

    The Concord Players present Twelfth Night, or What You Will, by William Shakespeare. This free production will be performed on the front lawn of the Concord Free Public Library at 5:00 p.m...more

    The Sound of Music, Jr.

    Presented by Neverland Theatre

    July 13 - July 20, 2014

    Neverland Theatre is proud to present this classic show, which stars a talented all youth cast and includes everyone's favorite songs! Great for the entire family!


    Neverland Theatre's Broadway Hits Musical Revue

    Presented by Neverland Theatre

    July 15 - July 20, 2014

    Neverland Theatre invites you to Broadway! With a fabulously talented cast of adults, teens and children, you can expect to hear everything from classic Broadway, such as Oklahoma!, Guys &...more

    Viva Vienna! Music of the Classical Period written by Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven

    Presented by Gore Place at Gore Place

    July 20, 2014

    A concert of chamber music for strings, historical flute, and Viennese fortepiano written during the 1780’s and 1790’s by three titans of the Classical period. A replica of a Viennese...more

    Into the Woods, Jr

    Presented by Indian Hill Music at Indian Hill Music School

    July 18 - July 20, 2014

    Indian Hill Music School’s Children’s Summer Musical Theater, in partnership with Arts Nashoba, will present Into The Woods Jr., a fully-staged production of Stephen...more

    Tuesdays with Morrie

    Presented by Priscilla Beach Theatre

    July 11 - July 20, 2014

    Priscilla Beach Theatre (PBT) proudly presents Tuesdays with Morrie by Jeffrey Hatcher and Mitch Albom at the Geronimo Black Box Theatre @ PBT on July 11, 12, 18 & 19 at 7:30 p.m., and...more

    A Great Wilderness

    Presented by Williamstown Theatre Festival

    July 9 - July 20, 2014

    Williamstown Theatre Festival presents A Great Wildnerness with profound humanity and subtlety, Obie Award-winning playwright Samuel D. Hunter navigates complex moral terrain,...more

    Jack and the Beanstalk

    Presented by North Shore Music Theatre at North Shore Music Theatre

    July 25, 2014

    When Jack sells Matilda the Cow for invisible magic beans, his mother is upset. But Jack climbs the Beanstalk to seek his fortune. He'll need your help to defeat the Giant, and to help his...more

    Happy Birthday, Beatrix Potter Storytime

    Presented by World's Only Curious George Store at World's Only Curious George Store

    July 25, 2014

    The late, great Beatrix Potter, creator of Peter Rabbit, was born July 28th, 1866. She published over 23 books. Peter Rabbit first appeared in 1901 in a self-published storybook for her friends...more

    The Cottage

    Presented by Americana Theatre Company

    July 5 - July 26, 2014

     Plymouth’s professional theatre, Americana Theatre Co. presents The Cottage. 3 couples, secret affairs and a loaded gun. Set in the English countryside of 1923, this mostly non-violent...more

    The Procrastinator's Guide to Sketch Comedy

    Presented by ImprovBoston at ImprovBoston Theatre

    June 7 - July 26, 2014

    In this showcase, watch sketch comedians perform an evening of irreverent and off-kilter comedy. The catch? Half of the sketches in the show are written LIVE by cast members backstage based on...more

    Invasion! by Jonas Hassen Khemiri

    Presented by Apollinaire Theatre Company at Mary O'Malley Park

    July 9 - July 26, 2014

    Apollinaire Theatre Company’s 11th year of offering free bilingual productions on alternating nights in English and Spanish in Chelsea’s Mary O’Malley Park features 2 plays about...more

    The Little Mermaid

    Presented by North Shore Music Theatre at North Shore Music Theatre

    July 8 - July 27, 2014

    Journey "under the sea" to a magical underwater kingdom, with the beautiful young mermaid Ariel who longs to leave her ocean home - and her fins - behind and live in the world above. But...more

    Moonlight and Magnolias

    Presented by Americana Theatre Company

    July 5 - July 27, 2014

     Plymouth’s professional theatre, Americana Theatre Co. presents Moonlight and Magnolias. It’s 1939 and Hollywood’s hottest producer has a big problem. Production has...more

    The Musical Life of London: Music of Clementi, Pleyel, and Haydn

    Presented by Gore Place at Gore Place

    July 27, 2014

    The program will include solo music and chamber music, including a chamber version of Haydn’s beloved Symphony No. 104 made by the impresario responsible for bringing Haydn to London, Johann...more

    ¡Bocón! by Lisa Loomer

    Presented by Apollinaire Theatre Company at Mary O'Malley Park

    July 10 - July 27, 2014

    Apollinaire Theatre Company’s 11th year of offering free bilingual productions on alternating nights in English and Spanish in Chelsea’s Mary O’Malley Park features 2 plays about...more

    The Walk Across America for Mother Earth

    Presented by The Circuit Theatre Company at OBERON

    July 9 - July 27, 2014

    THE WALK ACROSS AMERICA FOR MOTHER EARTH By Taylor Mac, Music by Ellen Maddow, Directed by Christopher Annas-Lee
     

    Political activism meets bedazzled drag show in this story...more

    Welcome to Arroyo's

    Presented by The Circuit Theatre Company at OBERON

    July 10 - July 27, 2014

     WELCOME TO ARROYO'S By Kristoffer Diaz, Directed by Jen Diamond
     

    Alejandro Arroyo owns the newest (and cleanest) lounge in New York City's Lower East Side. His...more

    Harold Night

    Presented by ImprovBoston at ImprovBoston Theatre

    May 8 - July 31, 2014

    TICKETS: $12, $10 with Student ID (NO TICKET FEES ONLINE!)
    Every Thursday night at 730PM and 930PM our resident ImprovBoston Harold teams perform Harold, THE classic long form improv format,...more

    Pocahontas

    Presented by North Shore Music Theatre at North Shore Music Theatre

    August 1, 2014

    This historically accurate tale follows the life of Pocahontas from when she meets John Smith and the English colonists, to her marriage to John Rolfe, and her journey to England.


    The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)

    Presented by Hub Theatre Company of Boston at Club Cafe

    July 18 - August 2, 2014

    Hub Theatre Company of Boston continues its second season with the irreverent comedy The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) by Adam...more

    Shakespeare at The Spire Presents Macbeth

    Presented by The Bay Colony Shakespeare Company

    July 5 - August 2, 2014

    The Bay Colony Shakespeare Company presents a famous tale of greed, madness, and murder. We begin on the battlefield, where two generals, MacBeth and Banquo, have just experienced a victory....more

    Shakespeare at The Spire Presents Hamlet

    July 23 - August 3, 2014

    The Bay Colony Shakespeare Company presents a journey of revenge and mortality. When Prince Hamlet's father, the late King, appears to him as a ghost, he asks of his son only one thing:...more

    Opera del West presents Chekov's The Seagull

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

    August 1 - August 3, 2014

    Join Opera del West for the New England premiere of The Seagull.  “Chekhov’s voice has resounded from stages all over the Boston area," according to Don Aucoin of the Boston...more

    Shakespeare at The Spire Presents Much Ado About Nothing

    July 2 - August 3, 2014

    The Bay Colony Shakespeare Company presents a "merry war" of wit, dishonesty, disguise and true love. In the town of Messina, Leonato's household prepares to welcome his friend, a...more

    "Little Red Riding Hood" by WonderSpark Puppets

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theatre at Puppet Showplace Theater

    August 6 - August 9, 2014

     Little Red loves to play games with her stuffed animals, especially her toy wolf! When she sets off on an adventure to deliver a basket of goodies to her Grandmother, she meets a REAL wolf...more

    Tina Packer's Women of Will

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center

    August 10, 2014

    Equal parts performance and masterclass, Women of Will is the remarkable summation of Shakespeare & Company Artistic Director Tina Packer’s 40-plus years spent investigating all things...more

    The Addams Family

    Presented by Boston Children's Theatre

    August 8 - August 10, 2014

    All the characters you know and love- Morticia, Gomez, Wednesday, Uncle Fester, Pugsley and more- on stage for Boston Children’s Theatre’s Summer Studios 4 production of the musical...more

    Fame: The Musical

    Presented by Boston Children's Theatre

    August 7 - August 10, 2014

     

    Based on the blockbuster film, FAME combines a compelling story with captivating dance sequences and soaring vocals to create an electrifying theatrical experience this summer at...more

    Her Aching Heart

    Presented by Central Square Theater at Central Square Theater

    July 10 - August 10, 2014

    Harriet and Molly just happen to be reading the same pulpy romance novel, Her Aching Heart. Transported by their imaginations into the Victorian world of the trashy tale, they embody the...more

    Commonwealth Shakespeare Company's Shakespeare on the Common: Twelfth Night

    Presented by Commonwealth Shakespeare Company at Boston Common

    July 23 - August 10, 2014

    Join us on the Boston Common for Bard’s classic comedy of love in disguise. Follow the journey of Viola and Sebastian, twins separated by a shipwreck, as they encounter loss and love in...more

    "Dr. Doohickey's Monster Machine" by Brad Shur

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theatre at Puppet Showplace Theater

    August 13 - August 16, 2014

     Dr. Doohickey always thought that monsters were more interesting than people. Why have two arms when you could have seven? Join the good doctor and his rabbit assistant, Reginald, as they...more

    ASTRO BOY & THE GOD OF COMICS

    Presented by Company One Theatre at BCA Plaza Theatre

    July 18 - August 16, 2014

    Lauded for its technical and artistic genius, Astro Boy & the God of Comics serves up live animation, interactive video, and a 1960s dream of the future. Astro Boy, a crime-fighting,...more

    One Day University

    Presented by Heritage Museums & Gardens

    August 17, 2014

    One Day University is returning to Cape Cod! At One Day University there are no grades, no tests, no homework, and certainly no stress! The One Day University program offers a half-day of the best...more

    4000 Miles

    Presented by Gloucester Stage Company at Gloucester Stage

    July 31 - August 17, 2014

     The play looks at how two outsiders find their way in today's world. After suffering a major loss while he was on a cross-country bike trip, 21 year-old Leo seeks solace from his feisty...more

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