Week of Sunday, August 2, 2015

August 03, 8:00pm
It all started with a visit to the Country Music Hall of Fame, where an innocent afternoon wandering the exhibits led acclaimed LA singer and songwriter Eleni Mandell on an unexpected journey of profound musical and personal self-discovery culminating in 'Dark Lights Up,' her tenth and most captivating album yet.
August 03, 8:00pm
Step up, geeks: The Big Quiz Thing, the Boston area’s favorite live trivia event, is at Oberon the first Monday of every month.
August 03, 8:30pm
Formed in 1997 Darkbuster has been a staple of the Boston music scene (off and on!) for over 10 years.
August 03, 9:15pm
“In the 1960s, the increased American presence in the Vietnam War helped rock ‘n’ roll reach Cambodia, encouraging the emergence of a vibrant new sound like no other: a blend of Western grooves, traditional Eastern melodies, and hypnotic vocals.
August 04 all-day
After the longest, coldest, harshest winter in history, this will be the best summer ever. And Legal Sea Foods is throwing its chef hat in the ring to make it one, by offering special summer eats at its Terrace Bar in Cambridge.
August 04, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Once again, the Peabody is proud to offer free admission to active military ID holders and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day.
August 04, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Jesse Aron Green's celebrated multi-component installation Ärztliche Zimmergymnastik (Medicalized Indoor Gymnastics) (2008) comprises an 80-minute projected video and associated sculptural and photographic works and drawings, all of which were recently acquired by the Harvard Art Museums.
August 04, 10:00am - 5:00pm
In 2008, the Harvard Art Museums were among the 50 recipients of a national gift program that distributed 2,500 works from Dorothy and Herbert Vogel’s personal collection of contemporary art to museums in all 50 states.
August 04, 12:30pm - 1:00pm
Stephanie Rozman, the Calderwood Curatorial Fellow in Islamic and Later Indian Art, will explore India’s natural history painting from the 19th century.
August 04, 3:00pm
(1940) dir Ernst Lubitsch w/Margaret Sullavan, James Stewart, Frank Morgan [99 min; 35mm]
August 04, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
In this workshop, Francesca Bewer, the museums’ research curator for conservation and technical studies, will explore fresco painting—one of the many uses of plaster in art.
August 04, 5:00pm
(1932) dir Ernst Lubitsch w/Miriam Hopkins, Kay Francis, Herbert Marshall, Charles Ruggles, Edward Everett Horton [83 min; DCP]
August 04, 6:30pm
All events are provided FREE of charge as a community service. Contributions welcome
August 04, 7:00pm
Harvard Book Store welcomes Pushcart Prize nominee NUALA O'CONNOR for a reading from her novel, Miss Emily.
August 04, 7:00pm
(1940) dir Ernst Lubitsch w/Margaret Sullavan, James Stewart, Frank Morgan [99 min; 35mm]
August 04, 7:30pm
Passim's Open Mic is all ages and all are welcome! Performance order is established by lottery.
August 04, 7:30pm
Book by Jessie Nelson, Music & lyrics by Sara Bareilles, Based on the motion picture written by Adrienne Shelly, Choreographed by Chase Brock, Directed by Diane Paulus.
August 04, 7:30pm
Notes from further afield is a series of weekly outdoor gatherings on the terrace at the Carpenter Center organized around informal slideshow presentations by some of the most engaging voices in contemporary art at Boston-area art institutions.
August 04, 8:00pm
The old-est and only-est magic show in New England!
August 04, 8:30pm
Formed in 1997 Darkbuster has been a staple of the Boston music scene (off and on!) for over 10 years.
August 04, 9:00pm
(1932) dir Ernst Lubitsch w/Miriam Hopkins, Kay Francis, Herbert Marshall, Charles Ruggles, Edward Everett Horton [83 min; DCP]
August 05 all-day
After the longest, coldest, harshest winter in history, this will be the best summer ever. And Legal Sea Foods is throwing its chef hat in the ring to make it one, by offering special summer eats at its Terrace Bar in Cambridge.
August 05, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Once again, the Peabody is proud to offer free admission to active military ID holders and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day.
August 05, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Jesse Aron Green's celebrated multi-component installation Ärztliche Zimmergymnastik (Medicalized Indoor Gymnastics) (2008) comprises an 80-minute projected video and associated sculptural and photographic works and drawings, all of which were recently acquired by the Harvard Art Museums.
August 05, 10:00am - 5:00pm
In 2008, the Harvard Art Museums were among the 50 recipients of a national gift program that distributed 2,500 works from Dorothy and Herbert Vogel’s personal collection of contemporary art to museums in all 50 states.
August 05, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Join a ranger for free, 50-minute tours of the house each hour 10-4. Wed.-Sun.
August 05, 10:30am - 4:30pm
20-minute first floor only tours. On the 1/2 hour, 10:30-4:30. Wed.-Sun.
August 05, 11:00am - 11:45am
Join us for a Student Guide tour of the Harvard Art Museums.
August 05, 11:15am
Explore the grounds with a ranger during these 20-minute walks. Wed-Sun at 11:15AM and 3:15PM
August 05, 2:00pm
Explore the historic Cambridge neighborhood with a ranger. Fridays and Saturdays at 2PM.
August 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us for a Student Guide tour of the Harvard Art Museums.
August 05, 3:15pm
Explore the grounds with a ranger during these 20-minute walks. Wed-Sun at 11:15AM and 3:15PM
August 05, 7:00pm
Harvard Book Store welcomes local novelist ALICE HOFFMAN, author of over thirty books, for a reading from her latest novel, The Marriage of Opposites.
August 05, 7:00pm
Fitness is about more than physical exercise -- it's an opportunity to experience life as you never have before.
August 05, 7:30pm
Book by Jessie Nelson, Music & lyrics by Sara Bareilles, Based on the motion picture written by Adrienne Shelly, Choreographed by Chase Brock, Directed by Diane Paulus.
August 05, 7:30pm
Featuring exciting live footage shot during the summer of 2002, when the original stars of Ska gathered for a special weekend of concerts in Toronto, LEGENDS OF SKA is both a history lesson and a stirring revival.
August 05, 8:00pm
Every Wednesday night we present The Comedy Studio's Fresh Faces Showcase
August 05, 8:00pm
Fueled by a fierce chemistry and brother-like camaraderie, Red Bank, New Jersey-based foursome Young Rising Sons deliver anthemic alt-rock that's uplifting and infectious but unshakably honest.
August 05, 8:00pm
In Brazil, Matuto is slang for Country Boy, but this NYC based group of urbanized virtuosos is emerging as one of the world’s hottest international touring acts.
August 05, 8:30pm
August 06 all-day
After the longest, coldest, harshest winter in history, this will be the best summer ever. And Legal Sea Foods is throwing its chef hat in the ring to make it one, by offering special summer eats at its Terrace Bar in Cambridge.
August 06, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Once again, the Peabody is proud to offer free admission to active military ID holders and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day.
August 06, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Jesse Aron Green's celebrated multi-component installation Ärztliche Zimmergymnastik (Medicalized Indoor Gymnastics) (2008) comprises an 80-minute projected video and associated sculptural and photographic works and drawings, all of which were recently acquired by the Harvard Art Museums.
August 06, 10:00am - 5:00pm
In 2008, the Harvard Art Museums were among the 50 recipients of a national gift program that distributed 2,500 works from Dorothy and Herbert Vogel’s personal collection of contemporary art to museums in all 50 states.
August 06, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Join a ranger for free, 50-minute tours of the house each hour 10-4. Wed.-Sun.
August 06, 10:30am - 4:30pm
20-minute first floor only tours. On the 1/2 hour, 10:30-4:30. Wed.-Sun.
August 06, 11:15am
Explore the grounds with a ranger during these 20-minute walks. Wed-Sun at 11:15AM and 3:15PM
August 06, 12:15pm
The Rotary Club of Cambridge meets weekly for fellowship, lunch, and an informative and interesting presentation from a guest speaker.
August 06, 12:30pm - 1:00pm
John Hulsey will give a talk about Jesse Aron Green’s Ärztliche Zimmergymnastik, currently on view in the Harvard Art Museums’ University Research and Teaching Galleries.
August 06, 2:00pm
Explore the historic Cambridge neighborhood with a ranger. Fridays and Saturdays at 2PM.
August 06, 3:15pm
Explore the grounds with a ranger during these 20-minute walks. Wed-Sun at 11:15AM and 3:15PM
August 06, 5:00pm
High and Mighty “Beer of the Gods”
August 06, 5:30pm
Free concerts on Palmer Street featuring Berklee College of Music student performers.
August 06, 6:30pm
Tracy is a lonely college freshman in New York, having neither the exciting university experience nor the glamorous metropolitan lifestyle she envisioned.
August 06, 6:30pm
All events are provided FREE of charge as a community service. Contributions welcome
August 06, 7:00pm
Harvard Book Store welcomes the author of Library: An Unquiet History MATTHEW BATTLES for a discussion of his latest book, Palimpsest: A History of the Written Word—an eloquent meditation on the history of writing, from Mesopotamia to multimedia.
August 06, 7:00pm
Park Row counts among Fuller’s least known yet most personal films, an affectionate and vivid tribute to the pioneering days of American journalism that is colored by his own clear nostalgia for his youthful experience rising up from “printer’s devil,” on the same eponymous street, to teenage crime reporter.
August 06, 7:30pm
Book by Jessie Nelson, Music & lyrics by Sara Bareilles, Based on the motion picture written by Adrienne Shelly, Choreographed by Chase Brock, Directed by Diane Paulus.
August 06, 7:30pm
“Full of fire, Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imperials hit the floor running and accelerate from there. High-octane, expressive, fiercely articulated, harrowing intensity, raucous slide.” - Living Blues
August 06, 8:00pm
Next Level Comedy with PJ. Brown, Nathan Burke, Johnny Burns, Drew Dunn, Doug Key, Kenice Mobley, Rohan Padhye, Sean Rosa.
August 06, 8:00pm
The Wayworn Travelers (Bruce Millard, Anita Suhanin, Dennis Brennan, Jerome Deupree, Elijah Wald)
August 06, 8:00pm - 9:30pm
An advanced training led by Regional Director, Master Cho, deeply release old emotions, thought patterns and more.
August 06, 8:30pm
Some of NYC's finest storytellers relive their most awkward sexual moments for your viewing pleasure.
August 06, 9:30pm
Brazilian band...
August 07 all-day
After the longest, coldest, harshest winter in history, this will be the best summer ever. And Legal Sea Foods is throwing its chef hat in the ring to make it one, by offering special summer eats at its Terrace Bar in Cambridge.
August 07, 9:00am - 11:00pm
All summer long, fiction purchases at Harvard Book Store will be 15% off on Fridays.
August 07, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Once again, the Peabody is proud to offer free admission to active military ID holders and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day.
August 07, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Jesse Aron Green's celebrated multi-component installation Ärztliche Zimmergymnastik (Medicalized Indoor Gymnastics) (2008) comprises an 80-minute projected video and associated sculptural and photographic works and drawings, all of which were recently acquired by the Harvard Art Museums.
August 07, 10:00am - 5:00pm
In 2008, the Harvard Art Museums were among the 50 recipients of a national gift program that distributed 2,500 works from Dorothy and Herbert Vogel’s personal collection of contemporary art to museums in all 50 states.
August 07, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Join a ranger for free, 50-minute tours of the house each hour 10-4. Wed.-Sun.
August 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us from 10:30 – 11 AM for our weekly storytime.
August 07, 10:30am - 4:30pm
20-minute first floor only tours. On the 1/2 hour, 10:30-4:30. Wed.-Sun.
August 07, 11:00am - 11:45am
Join us for a Student Guide tour of the Harvard Art Museums.
August 07, 11:15am
Explore the grounds with a ranger during these 20-minute walks. Wed-Sun at 11:15AM and 3:15PM
August 07, 2:00pm
Explore the historic Cambridge neighborhood with a ranger. Fridays and Saturdays at 2PM.
August 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us for a Student Guide tour of the Harvard Art Museums.
August 07, 2:30pm
Gimme Shelter, ran across this eccentric pair of ladies (cousins of Jackie Kennedy) while working on another project.
August 07, 3:15pm
Explore the grounds with a ranger during these 20-minute walks. Wed-Sun at 11:15AM and 3:15PM
August 07, 5:00pm
Based on notorious real-life “lonely hearts killers” who make victims of their romantic liaisons, ALLELUIA is a dark love-story-gone-wrong from Belgian horror maverick Fabrice du Welz.
August 07, 6:30pm
Renato Malavasi-Brazil is a band of great Brazilian musicians formed to express and explore the several great musical styles and rhythms that originate from Brazil.
August 07, 7:00pm
Harvard Book Store welcomes debut novelist LAURA HANKIN for a reading from her first novel, The Summertime Girls.
August 07, 7:00pm
Gimme Shelter, ran across this eccentric pair of ladies (cousins of Jackie Kennedy) while working on another project.
August 07, 7:00pm
Titanus’ golden age, the 1950s and early 1960s, was also the golden age of the Italian comedy, and the studio was one of the pioneers of both the “pink neorealism” of the 1950s and the “commedia all’italiana” of the 1960s.
August 07, 7:30pm
Book by Jessie Nelson, Music & lyrics by Sara Bareilles, Based on the motion picture written by Adrienne Shelly, Choreographed by Chase Brock, Directed by Diane Paulus.
August 07, 7:30pm
Mortified is a comic excavation of teen angst artifacts (journals, poems, letters, lyrics, home movies, schoolwork) as shared by their original authors -- in front of total strangers.
August 07, 8:00pm
Rick Canavan hosts with Sean Clarke, Dan Crohn, Rohan Padhye, Kofi Thomas.
August 07, 8:00pm
While most bands point solidly to one member on fiddle, another on mandolin and so on, such limited designations only give half the story on MilkDrive.
August 07, 8:00pm
Nick David’s harmonica playing has a swagger that developed over thousands of one-nighters from Massachusetts to Memphis.
August 07, 9:00pm
The fall of 2014 saw the release of Philip Selway's exquisite sophomore solo albumWeatherhouse.
August 07, 9:00pm
One of Altman’s most hallucinatory creations was actually conceived from a dream he had of Shelley Duvall and Sissy Spacek in the desert, starring in a film about “personality-theft.”
August 07, 9:15pm
Based on notorious real-life “lonely hearts killers” who make victims of their romantic liaisons, ALLELUIA is a dark love-story-gone-wrong from Belgian horror maverick Fabrice du Welz.
August 07, 10:00pm
Join 130+ dancers in Boston's newest hotspot..
August 07, 11:30pm
The American remake of a horror sensation from Japan, THE RING stars Naomi Watts as Rachel, a journalist terrorized by a haunted videotape – and the tortured soul trapped within.
August 08 all-day
After the longest, coldest, harshest winter in history, this will be the best summer ever. And Legal Sea Foods is throwing its chef hat in the ring to make it one, by offering special summer eats at its Terrace Bar in Cambridge.
August 08, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Once again, the Peabody is proud to offer free admission to active military ID holders and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day.
August 08, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Jesse Aron Green's celebrated multi-component installation Ärztliche Zimmergymnastik (Medicalized Indoor Gymnastics) (2008) comprises an 80-minute projected video and associated sculptural and photographic works and drawings, all of which were recently acquired by the Harvard Art Museums.
August 08, 10:00am - 5:00pm
In 2008, the Harvard Art Museums were among the 50 recipients of a national gift program that distributed 2,500 works from Dorothy and Herbert Vogel’s personal collection of contemporary art to museums in all 50 states.
August 08, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Join a ranger for free, 50-minute tours of the house each hour 10-4. Wed.-Sun.
August 08, 10:30am - 4:30pm
20-minute first floor only tours. On the 1/2 hour, 10:30-4:30. Wed.-Sun.
August 08, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Brewer’s Brunch
August 08, 11:15am
Explore the grounds with a ranger during these 20-minute walks. Wed-Sun at 11:15AM and 3:15PM
August 08, 12:15pm
Gimme Shelter, ran across this eccentric pair of ladies (cousins of Jackie Kennedy) while working on another project.
August 08, 2:00pm
Explore the historic Cambridge neighborhood with a ranger. Fridays and Saturdays at 2PM.
August 08, 2:30pm
Gimme Shelter, ran across this eccentric pair of ladies (cousins of Jackie Kennedy) while working on another project.
August 08, 3:15pm
Explore the grounds with a ranger during these 20-minute walks. Wed-Sun at 11:15AM and 3:15PM
August 08, 5:00pm
Based on notorious real-life “lonely hearts killers” who make victims of their romantic liaisons, ALLELUIA is a dark love-story-gone-wrong from Belgian horror maverick Fabrice du Welz.
August 08, 6:30pm
Khari Alamin is a naturally talented singer with a sumptuous voice. Her music is jazzy added to heap of soul
August 08, 7:00pm
Rik Emmett gained international recognition as the lead singer/songwriter/guitarist with Triumph. The adjectives ‘prolific’ and ‘eclectic’ frequently pop up in Rik’s profiles, after five decades in the biz.
August 08, 7:00pm
Gimme Shelter, ran across this eccentric pair of ladies (cousins of Jackie Kennedy) while working on another project.
August 08, 7:00pm
Echoing as much of Raymond Chandler’s novel as it does the author’s life, The Long Goodbye is perhaps Altman’s funniest valentine to Hollywood.
August 08, 7:30pm
Book by Jessie Nelson, Music & lyrics by Sara Bareilles, Based on the motion picture written by Adrienne Shelly, Choreographed by Chase Brock, Directed by Diane Paulus.
August 08, 7:30pm
Produced and presented by Magnificent Bastard Productions and Cambridge Historical Tours
August 08, 8:00pm
Rick Jenkins hosts Dan Crohn, Sam Monk, Rohan Padhye, Kofi Thomas.
August 08, 8:00pm
Selected contributors to Around the World: An Anthology of Travel Writing Collected
August 08, 9:00pm
E, Gene Dante and The Future Starlets, DJ Gang of One (Gang of Four's Hugo Burnham)
August 08, 9:15pm
Based on notorious real-life “lonely hearts killers” who make victims of their romantic liaisons, ALLELUIA is a dark love-story-gone-wrong from Belgian horror maverick Fabrice du Welz.
August 08, 10:00pm
Toni Lynn Washington is an American blues singer who took to music at an early age, singing with her school and church choirs.
August 08, 10:30pm
“Riveting. . . So visceral that words seem almost beside the point.” The Boston Globe
August 08, 11:00pm
Join 130+ dancers in Boston's newest hotspot
August 08, 11:30pm
BARB WIRE is a futuristic, gender-swapped (uncredited) remake of CASABLANCA with Pamela Anderson in the Humphrey Bogart role.
August 09 all-day
After the longest, coldest, harshest winter in history, this will be the best summer ever. And Legal Sea Foods is throwing its chef hat in the ring to make it one, by offering special summer eats at its Terrace Bar in Cambridge.