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    Light Princess

    Presented by American Repertory Theater

    December 6, 2014 - January 4, 2015

    Presented to great acclaim last season, this adaptation of George MacDonald’s classic fairy tale follows a young princess cursed to live without gravity. Floating through life unburdened by cares or sorrow, the princess is always just out of reach of everyone around her. If her parents, the King and Queen, don’t help her get back to earth by her 16th birthday, the curse will become permanent. ...more

    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


    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

    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

    Kids' Shows: Film - THE PARENT TRAP (1961)

    Presented by Coolidge Corner Theatre at Coolidge Corner Theatre, Brookline

    November 8, 2014

    Starring Hayley Mills and Hayley Mills, The Parent Trap is the delightful comic tale of twin sisters, long separated, who meet accidentally for the first time at summer camp. After...more

    Laurie Berkner Solo the Rock Till You Drop Tour

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

    November 8, 2014

    Children’s music superstar and preschool television favorite Laurie Berkner's concert will showcase many songs from The Ultimate Laurie Berkner Band Collection plus an array of...more

    Game Day: Annie Cobb's Architect Adventure at the Jackson Homestead

    Presented by Historic Newton at Jackson Homestead, Newton

    November 8, 2014

    Pretend you are one of the first female architects in America by playing our new iPad game! Win prizes including gift cards, books, toys and more – the higher your score, the better your...more

    Drumming With Dummies

    Presented by Amazing Things Arts Center at Amazing Things Art Center, Framingham

    November 8, 2014

    Drum circles, dummies, and a musical ventriloquist. Join Kevin Driscoll, who has been studying, playing and teaching drumming for over 40 years, for an afternoon of interactive drum-fun...more

    "The Three Pigs and Other Tales" by Deborah Costine

    Presented by Galapagos Puppets at Arlington Center for the Arts, Arlington

    November 8, 2014

    Join puppeteer Deborah Costine for gentler versions of classic stories told with shadow puppets. “The Three Pigs and Other Tales” is designed especially for children ages three and up,...more

    Family Fun Day: Celebrating Walker Hancock & Friends

    Presented by Cape Ann Museum at Cape Ann Museum, Gloucester

    November 8, 2014

    Join Museum staff in honoring sculptor Walter Hancock. Explore this gallery, create your own sculpture using various materials, and learn more about the artists who lived and worked on Cape Ann....more

    Neighborhood Toy Store Day at Make Way For Ducklings

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

    November 8, 2014

    Join us for a FULL day of discounts, giveaways, and MORE at the Make Way For Ducklings Store as we celebrate the North End's one and only neighborhood Book and Toy Store!

    Resurrection: Mahler’s Symphony No. 2

    Presented by Cambridge Symphony Orchestra at MIT's Kresge Auditorium, Cambridge

    November 9, 2014

    Resurrection: Mahler’s Symphony No. 2

    Diana Jacklin, soprano;
    Joanna Porackova, mezzo-soprano; and
    New England Conservatory Youth Choir, Walnut Hill...more

    Boston Philharmonic Youth Orchestra presents Dvorak & Bartok

    Presented by Boston Philharmonic Youth Orchestra and Boston Philharmonic Orchestra at Symphony Hall, Boston

    November 9, 2014

    The real “news” of this concert is the return to Boston of legendary Russian cellist Natalia Gutman. One of the world’s most honored and revered musicians, Gutman has played many...more

    American Visions

    Presented by Coro Allegro at NEC's Jordan Hall, Boston

    November 9, 2014

    Aaron Copland: The Boatmen’s Dance, At the River, Simple Gifts, Promise of Living
    Irving Fine: The Hour-Glass
    Alexander deVaron: Songs For a Waxing...more


    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theater at Puppet Showplace Theater, Brookline

    November 6 - November 9, 2014

    “Migration” is an inspiring original story about a young Mexican girl, Beatriz, who draws on the incredible experiences of monarch butterflies, polar bears, and other migratory animals...more

    Family Lantern Making and Walk Through the Gardens

    Presented by Highfield Hall at Highfield Hall, Falmouth

    November 9, 2014

    Join us for Highfield’s first annual Lantern Walk. We’ll have the supplies and instruction available to make paper lanterns and then we’ll walk the paths to the Sunken Garden...more

    Boston Jewish Film Festival - Havana Curveball

    Presented by The Boston Jewish Film Festival at Coolidge Corner Theatre, Brookline

    November 9, 2014

    “Thirteen-year-old Mica takes to heart his Rabbi’s dictate to help ‘heal the world,’ and launches a grand plan to send baseballs to Cuba—a country with a mysterious...more

    Veteran’s Day

    Presented by Old Sturbridge Village at Old Sturbridge Village, Sturbridge

    November 11, 2014

    Old Sturbridge Village celebrates Veterans Day on Tuesday, November 11 by offering all veterans and active military personnel and their families (up to six people) free admission. Kids can use toy...more

    Sergey Antonov, cello

    Presented by Music Worcester

    November 11, 2014

    Winner of the most famous music competition and educated at the Moscow Conservatory, cellist Sergey Antonov makes his Music Worcester debut in a program mixing rarities and Rachmaninoff’s...more

    The Amazing Max Magic Show

    Presented by Leventhal-Sidman JCC at Leventhal-Sidman JCC, Newton Centre

    November 11, 2014

    Enjoy striking visual magic, comedy and loads of audience participation at the Amazing Max Magic Show. Geared for families with children ages 3+ years. 

    Show is part of the JCC Magic...more

    The Stacey Peasley Band in Concert

    Presented by Leventhal-Sidman JCC

    November 11, 2014

    The Stacey Peasley Band is making waves in the Boston Kids’ music scene. Her band’s interactive and catchy original songs are hooking fans of all ages.

    Co-sponsored by Wayland...more

    Carl Palmer’s ELP Legacy

    Presented by Regent Theatre at Regent Theatre, Arlington

    November 13, 2014

    The rhythmic backbone of Progressive Rock’s first supergroup, Emerson Lake & Palmer, Carl has been hailed as one of the world’s greatest drummers, astounding rock fans worldwide...more

    Penguins as Ocean Sentinels: What Penguins Are Telling Us

    Presented by New England Aquarium

    November 13, 2014

    Penguins are sentinels of the southern oceans, helping humans understand how the planet is responding to global climate change. Natural history, long-term studies and communication of what we...more

    Jonathan Edwards

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    November 14, 2014

    Veteran folk-rocker Jonathan Edwards burst on the music scene 40 years ago with the mega-hit “Sunshine (Go Away Today),” and has since forged a vibrant troubadour career based around...more

    Watercolor and Collage Workshop

    Presented by Brookline Arts Center at Brookline Arts Center, Brookline

    November 15, 2014

    Watercolors might not be synonymous with mixed media, but we will change that in this class! We will use patterned papers, photographs, newspaper, textiles and collage techniques to enhance our...more

    Of Bread and Paper

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theater at Puppet Showplace Theater, Brookline

    November 14 - November 15, 2014

    This evocative piece transports audiences to a world made entirely of paper, where a poor refugee with nothing but a round of bread in his pocket tries to find his way home. Beguiled by a dream of...more


    Presented by Wheelock Family Theatre at Wheelock Family Theatre, Boston

    October 17 - November 16, 2014

    Alice is a new musical written and directed by Andrew Barbato. Based on the books Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland & Alice through the Looking Glass by Lewis...more


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

    November 5 - November 16, 2014

    The world’s best-loved musical returns in time-honored form. Directed by original lyricist and director Martin Charnin and choreographed by Liza Gennaro, this production of Annie will...more

    String Masters Series: Andrew Mark and Max Levinson

    Presented by The Boston Conservatory at Seully Hall, Boston

    November 16, 2014

    Cellist and Boston Conservatory faculty member Andrew Mark perform works by Martinu, Beethoven, Harbison and Strauss. Featuring guest artist Max Levinson (piano).

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