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    Elton John and Tim Rice’s AIDA

    Presented by Fiddlehead Theatre Company at The Strand Theatre, Boston

    October 17 - October 26, 2014

    A modern Romeo and Juliet story, AIDA is a contemporary musical tale of the bond between an enslaved Nubian princess and an Egyptian soldier. It is a battle against all odds with an uplifting finish. It inspires us all to reach for the stars.

    Music by Elton John. Lyrics by Tim Rice. Book by Linda Woolverton, Robert Falls and David Henry Hwang.

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    Shakespeare's Macbeth

    Presented by Boston University College of Fine Arts and New Repertory Theatre at Boston University Theatre, Mainstage, Boston

    October 24, 2014

    Classic Repertory Company, New Repertory Theatre’s flagship educational outreach program, tours professional productions of classic and modern works of relevant literature to schools,...more

    Broadway On Highland

    Presented by Winchester Community Music School

    October 24, 2014

    An open singing event!  If you love Broadway musicals, come sing your favorite Broadway tune with our fabulous accompanist, or just sit in the audience and enjoy the sing-a-long numbers. All...more

    Kids' Shows: The BJ Hickman Magic Show

    Presented by Coolidge Corner Theatre at Coolidge Corner Theatre, Brookline

    October 25, 2014

    The BJ Hickman Magic Show is family entertainment, with fun, audience participation magic, and silliness galore. New England-based magician BJ Hickman has performed shows nationwide, in locations...more

    YOUNG PEOPLES CONCERT: The Emperor and the Nightengale

    Presented by Mistral

    October 25, 2014

    Kids can attend for free and are invited to wear their Halloween constumes! An engaging and poignant Hans Christian Andersen story, The Emperor & the Nightingale, set to music by...more

    Play Date: DIY Sculpting with FIber

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

    October 25, 2014

    Delve into the exhibition Fiber: Sculpture 1960–present and chat with artist educators in the galleries. In the Bank of America Art Lab, use a surprising mix of materials to create forts for...more

    Great Pumpkin Fest

    Presented by EcoTarium - A Science and Nature Museum at EcoTarium, Worcester

    October 25, 2014

    The EcoTarium's annual family-fun event returns on Saturday, October 25.

    More than a thousand pumpkins will be lit up and there will be spooky science, trick-or-treating, a free...more

    From the Ardent Pen: Choral Music from the Romantic Era

    Presented by Musica Sacra at First Church in Cambridge, Congregational, Cambridge

    October 25, 2014

    Musica Sacra's 55th season begins with stormy music that will sweep you off your feet with quintessentially Romantic gales of emotion. Join us for an evening of choral works featuring...more

    Boston Book Festival

    Presented by Boston Book Festival at Copley Square, Boston

    October 23 - October 25, 2014

    The Boston Book Festival celebrates the power of words to stimulate, agitate, unite, delight, and inspire by holding year-round events culminating in an annual, free festival...more

    David Rogers’ Big Bugs

    Presented by Heritage Museums & Gardens

    May 31 - October 26, 2014

    What happens when you recreate the insects all around us on a gargantuan scale using all natural materials? You have Big Bugs.

    Sculptor David Rogers creates insects such as 25-foot long...more

    Heritage Museums & Gardens Is Buzzing with Excitement Over David Rogers’ Big Bugs

    Presented by Heritage Museums & Gardens

    May 31 - October 26, 2014

    What happens when you re-create insects on a gargantuan scale using all natural materials? You have ‘Big Bugs’! Heritage Museums & Gardens in Sandwich, MA, celebrating its 45th...more

    YOUNG PEOPLES CONCERT: The Emperor and the Nightengale

    Presented by Mistral at St. Paul's Church, Brookline, Brookline

    October 26, 2014

    Kids can attend for free and are invited to wear their Halloween constumes! An engaging and poignant Hans Christian...more

    Inside the Haunted House by The Gerwick Puppets

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theater at Puppet Showplace Theater, Brookline

    October 25 - October 26, 2014

    In this original Halloween story, two brave children dress up as ghosts to investigate a creepy old mansion. Find out what haunted surprises await them inside! Elaborate scenery, large-scale...more

    Creepy Crawlies

    Presented by Mass Audubon's Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary at Mass Audubon Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary, Natick

    October 26, 2014

    It is almost Halloween! How do you hiss without using your mouth? Breathe without lungs or gills? Move if you don't have legs? This program features some of the strange and creepy critters...more

    Joshua Redman Trio

    Presented by Scullers Jazz Club at Scullers Jazz Club, Boston

    October 24 - October 26, 2014

    Joshua Redman is one of the most acclaimed and charismatic jazz artists to have emerged in the decade of the 1990s. Born in Berkeley, California, he is the son of legendary saxophonist Dewey...more

    Trick or Treat to the Beat: A Musical Halloween Open House

    Presented by New School of Music at New School of Music, Cambridge

    October 26, 2014

    Join us as we turn the entire New School of Music into a Halloween wonderland for families to explore. NSM is hosting a fall open house with family-friendly musical activities for all ages –...more

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

    Presented by Magician Joel Acevedo

    October 26, 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

    Halloween Spooktacular

    Presented by Highfield Hall at Highfield Hall, Falmouth

    October 26, 2014

    Highfield Hall invites children to come dressed in their favorite costumes and join us for some old-fashioned Halloween fun! Enjoy games, crafts, face painting and a children’s costume...more

    The Phantom Tollbooth

    Presented by Watertown Children's Theatre and Arsenal Center for the Arts at Arsenal Center for the Arts Black Box Theater, Watertown

    October 24 - October 26, 2014

    The Phantom Tollbooth, By Susan Nanus. Based on the book by Norton Juster. Presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH, INC, on October 24 at 7 pm, October 25 at 1 pm and 7 pm, October 26...more

    Mark your calendar for Zoo Howl presented by the Empire Loan Charitable Foundation!

    Presented by Franklin Park Zoo at Franklin Park Zoo, Boston

    October 25 - October 26, 2014

    Children throughout New England are invited to trick-or-treat among the animals at Franklin Park Zoo. Thrills, chills, and animals lurk around every corner on the Trick-or-Treat Trail with treats...more

    Diwali at the Boston Children's Museum

    Presented by South Asian Arts Council at Boston Children's Museum, Boston

    October 26, 2014

    Diwali is the Indian Festival of Lights! It comes from the word Deepavali meaning “row of lamps.” This festive holiday is traditionally celebrated for five days, each day honoring a...more

    Yo Gabba Gabba! Live!

    at Orpheum Theatre, Boston

    October 28, 2014

    Yo Gabba Gabba! Live! is going on the road with a new show, Music Is Awesome! The coolest rock concert for kids (and parents!) is back to celebrate our fifth anniversary on the road. DJ Lance...more

    Vocalist Cyrille Aimee

    Presented by Scullers Jazz Club at Scullers Jazz Club, Boston

    October 29, 2014

    Winner of the Montreux Jazz Festival's International Vocal Competition, the Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition and finalist in the Thelonious Monk Vocal Competition,...more

    Swan Lake Story Hour - Boston Ballet School

    Presented by Boston Ballet School - Northshore

    October 29, 2014

    Join us around the North Shore community for an interactive Swan Lake Story Hour! Includes a sample children’s ballet class.


    MONSTERS WHO DON’T KNOW THEY’RE MONSTERS by Jason Freedman

    Presented by Clock Tower Gallery and Winthrop Cultural Council

    October 2 - October 30, 2014

    MONSTERS WHO DON’T KNOW THEY’RE MONSTERS by Jason Freedman. Rhode Island-based artist Jason Freeman’s first solo exhibit in Massachusetts will showcase dozens of colorful...more

    Make Way For Ducklings Store Halloween Story Time and Parade

    Presented by Make Way For Ducklings Store at Faneuil Hall Marketplace (Quincy Market), Boston

    October 30, 2014

    Join us at the Make Way For Ducklings Store for stories and songs celebrating Halloween followed by a Parade and Trick-or-Treating around Faneuil Hall Marketplace!


    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

    Rockapella

    Presented by Scullers Jazz Club at Scullers Jazz Club, Boston

    October 31, 2014

    Often imitated, never duplicated, this certifiably unique pop musical group has taken the traditional genre of a cappella to a new level. The little miracle that keeps the crowds coming back...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

    Halloween Storytime with Curious George!

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

    October 31, 2014

    Curious George is back just in time for candy, costumes, and fun, spooky stories! We will be reading Curious George Goes to A Costume Party and other great Halloween stories. Afterward,...more

    Kenneth Weiss, harpsichord

    Presented by Boston Early Music Festival at First Church in Cambridge, Congregational, Cambridge

    November 1, 2014

    Native New Yorker and alumnus of the “famed” High School for the Performing Arts, keyboardist Kenneth Weiss has been heralded as “a musician at the zenith of his art”...more

    Kids' Shows: Tim (of Tim and the Space Cadets)

    Presented by Coolidge Corner Theatre at Coolidge Corner Theatre, Brookline

    November 1, 2014

    Brooklyn-based Tim (of Tim and the Space Cadets) play songs about the important things in life: pizza parties, snow days, and summer vacations. Songwriters Tim Kubart and Matt Puckett weave their...more

    Circus Minimus

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

    November 1, 2014

    From Kevin O’Keefe’s suitcase an entire circus emerges: tent, band, lights, the boisterous ringmaster Steve Fitzpatrick, the officious Mervin Merkle, the incredible Bumbilini Family,...more

    Billy Jonas CD Release Concert for “Build It Back Again”

    Presented by Regent Theatre at Regent Theatre, Arlington

    November 1, 2014

    It’s Frank Zappa meets Pete Seeger! It’s Parliament- Funkadelic and Spike Jones meet Mr. Rogers! It’s Miriam Makeba and Igor Stravinsky meet Captain Kangaroo!

    Throw out...more

    View The U

    Presented by South Shore Habitat for Humanity

    November 1, 2014

    View the U and Support South Shore Habitat for Humanity
    Saturday, November 1, 2014

    South Shore Habitat for Humanity is building two home on Center Street in Hanover. To support this...more

    The Armory of Horror

    Presented by Arts at the Armory at Arts at the Armory, Somerville

    October 24 - November 1, 2014

    This October, Somerville is about to get scary!

    SVG Productions and the Armory are teaming up to bring the creepy, the horrific and the spooky to the Center for the Arts at The Armory....more

    Smolak Farms Pumpkin Smash Festival

    Presented by Smolak Farms at Smolak Farms, North Andover

    November 1, 2014

    Now that Halloween is over, it’s time to get rid of those pumpkins - and what better way than with a satisfying smash! The festival will include pumpkin bowling, pumpkin darts, mallet...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

    Roslindale Open Studios

    Presented by Roslindale Open Studios

    November 1 - November 2, 2014

    2014 is the 10th Anniversary of Open Studios! Roslindale Open Studios (ROS) is a free, family friendly annual community arts event that brings together artists, residents, and...more

    The Hard Times of Woody Guthrie by The Dolly Wagglers

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theater at Puppet Showplace Theater, Brookline

    November 1 - November 2, 2014

    An American folk hero teaches a young friend about hard times and how to get out of them in this toe-tapping adventure tale. The Dolly Wagglers use their signature brand of wit, wisdom, and whimsy...more

    The Artful Cranky!

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theater at Puppet Showplace Theater, Brookline

    November 2, 2014

    Get wrapped up in the magical world of hand-cranked scrolling pictures in this fun all-ages workshop. Participants will learn about the myriad uses of crankies, from ancient story scrolls to...more

    Celebrate Kambiri’s birthday!

    Presented by Franklin Park Zoo at Franklin Park Zoo, Boston

    November 2, 2014

    Watch Kambiri celebrate her fourth birthday! Kambiri, the youngest of Franklin Park Zoo’s seven western lowland gorillas, turns four years old in November. In honor of her birthday, the...more

    Lucky Day Music Class with Stacey Peasley

    Presented by Leventhal-Sidman JCC at Temple Israel of Natick, Natick

    September 16 - November 4, 2014

    Popular children’s entertainer Stacey Peasley combines her love of young children with her musical talents in an eight week class held at Temple Israel (145 Hartford Street) in Natick on...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.


    Swan Lake Story Hour - Boston Ballet School

    Presented by Boston Ballet School - Northshore

    November 4, 2014

    Come hear the story of Swan Lake with Boston Ballet School at Hamilton-Wenham Public Library. This event features a sample children's ballet class and is free, open to the public, and good for...more

    Swan Lake Story Hour - Boston Ballet School

    Presented by Boston Ballet School - Northshore

    November 5, 2014

    Join us around the North Shore community for an interactive Swan Lake Story Hour! Includes a sample children’s ballet class.


    Disney Live! Mickey's Music Festival

    Presented by The Hanover Theatre at The Hanover Theatre, Worcester

    November 7, 2014

     Mickey Mouse and friends rock the world with the stars from "The Little Mermaid," "Aladdin" and Disney/Pixar’s "Toy Story" in their new touring show...more

    Swan Lake Story Hour - Boston Ballet School

    Presented by Boston Ballet School - Northshore at Peabody Institute LIbrary, Peabody

    November 7, 2014

    Join us around the North Shore community for an interactive Swan Lake Story Hour! Includes a sample children’s ballet class.


    An Evening of Illumination

    Presented by Old Sturbridge Village at Old Sturbridge Village, Sturbridge

    November 8, 2014

    The annual Evening of Illumination will take place at Old Sturbridge Village on November 8. Explore a time without electricity and street lights. Take in the captivating scenes of an early New...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

    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

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