Week of Sunday, April 26, 2015

April 27, 6:00pm
In this year’s seminar on innovative curatorial practice, two cutting-edge museum professionals will reflect on the role museum exhibitions play in exploring social, political, and historic experiences through art and science.
April 27, 7:00pm
An exploration of the history and impact of the controversial Black Panther Party.
April 27, 8:00pm
JAZZ, FUNK & BLUES
April 28, 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Join us for a trip to Cuba through the photographs of CCAE students on Tuesday, April 28th from 6-8pm, with a related talk on Wednesday, April 29th from 11-12:30pm!
April 28, 8:00pm
Manuel Kaufmann & Manduca are capable of a powerful large ensemble sound without overpowering the intimate chamber feel of a small jazz band.
April 29, 11:00am to 12:30pm
Join us for a trip to Cuba through the photographs of CCAE students on Tuesday, April 28th from 6-8pm, with a related talk on Wednesday, April 29th from 11-12:30pm!
April 29, 7:00pm
Simple Rules: How to Thrive in a Complex World' We struggle to manage complexity every day. We follow intricate diets to lose weight, juggle multiple remotes to operate our home entertainment systems, face proliferating data at the office, and hack through thickets of regulation at tax time. But complexity isn't destiny. Sull and Eisenhardt argue there's a better way: By developing a few simple yet effective rules, you can tackle even the most complex problems. POSTS
April 29, 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Now that winter’s clutches are behind us(!), we're excited to introduce tasting classes at Salt & Olive. Next classes April 29 & May 6.
April 29, 8:00pm
For over four decades and 28 album releases Tom Russell has continued to live up to his status as “one of the best singersongwriters of our time” (Washington Post).
April 29, 8:00pm
Boston Globe calls Brindell “…a throw back to the days of Billie Holiday when the music was metaphor for turmoil and trouble but sounded like honey…Brindell’s voice acts as salve to comfort…raw sexual energy dressed up in retro-rhythm and a honey-warm voice can’t disguise the core – pure seduction.”
April 29, 8:30pm
April 29, 9:30pm
Benson Dageneral and Evalast Productions Present The "IT" Factor Music Competition.
April 30 (All day)
IN HONOR OF NATIONAL POETRY MONTH Attention poets, writers, and general word lovers, it’s once again time for The Harvard Coop Annual K–8 Poetry Contest
April 30 (All day)
From now through Monday, May 11th, the Harvard Square Shake Shack is giving 15% off their purchase to all students who show their student ID upon checkout.
April 30, 11:00am
English/Spanish storytime with a craft & snac.
April 30, 5:00pm
High and Mighty “Beer of the Gods”
April 30, 6:30pm
EVERY THURSDAY, FRIDAY & SATURDAY
April 30, 7:30pm
Grammy nominated composer and JAZZIZ’s Top 10 Critics’ Choice 2014 pick Jazz pianist Mehmet Ali Sanlıkol brings back his unique blend of innovative Turkish music influenced compositions to The Regattabar on International Jazz Day.
April 30, 8:00pm
For over four decades and 28 album releases Tom Russell has continued to live up to his status as “one of the best singersongwriters of our time” (Washington Post).
April 30, 9:30pm
Brazilian band...
April 30, 9:30pm
Renowned Boston band the B3 Kings, along with electrifying guitarist Johnny Trauma, will bring their dynamic blend of modern soul, jazz and funk to every venue the play.
May 01, 5:15pm
In a fateful bumper car collision, Jake and Ella meet and become the most loving couple in the long history of Romance.
May 01, 6:30pm
EVERY THURSDAY, FRIDAY & SATURDAY
May 01, 7:00pm
Harvard Book Store welcomes lead senior economist at the Environmental Defense Fund GERNOT WAGNER and professor of economics at Harvard University MARTIN WEITZMAN for a discussion of their book Climate Shock: The Economic Consequences of a Hotter Planet.
May 01, 7:15pm
In a fateful bumper car collision, Jake and Ella meet and become the most loving couple in the long history of Romance.
May 01, 8:00pm
The Second Annual DanceNow|Boston dance/cabaret series presented by The Bang Group.
May 01, 9:30pm
In a fateful bumper car collision, Jake and Ella meet and become the most loving couple in the long history of Romance.
May 01, 10:00pm
Join 130+ dancers in Boston's newest hotspot..
May 01, 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.
May 02, 10:00am
Beat Hôtel offers the perfect brunch for adults and kids alike with
May 02, 10:30am to 12:00pm
Come dig in the dirt and discover the world of plants!
May 02, 11:00am to 3:00pm
Brewer’s Brunch
May 02, 11:00am
Akiti the hunter, Akiti is the first notable african action superhero ever captured in children’s books.
May 02, 11:00am
Peter S. Beagle’s THE LAST UNICORN is considered one of the best fantasy novels of all time and the wonderful animated film version by Rankin & Bass is no less of a classic.
May 02, 1:00pm
Since 2010, The Big Quiz Thing has the Boston area’s premier trivia event, packing crowds into OBERON every month.
May 02, 1:30pm
Peter S. Beagle’s THE LAST UNICORN is considered one of the best fantasy novels of all time and the wonderful animated film version by Rankin & Bass is no less of a classic.
May 02, 3:00pm
Jeni Jol ("New Path" in Macedonian) is the brainchild of Tev Stevig, who has been exploring the potential of playing the fretless nylon string guitar in the clawhammer style.
May 02, 6:30pm
EVERY THURSDAY, FRIDAY & SATURDAY
May 02, 7:30pm
Tony Award-winner Diane Paulus's celebrated smash hit The Donkey Show, brings you the ultimate disco experience—a crazy circus of mirror balls and feathered divas, of roller skaters and hustle queens inspired by A Midsummer Night's Dream. Come party on the dance floor to all the 70s disco hits you know by heart as the show unfolds around you. After the show, the party continues into the night so you can live out your own fantasy of disco fever!
May 02, 8:00pm
Longtime disciple of the rich and strange music that sings behind the American veil, Foucault has spent the last decade mining the darker seams of country and blues.
May 02, 8:00pm
New Wild Everywhere captures all of the excitement and intuitive musicianship of a group at the peak of their creative powers, with 12 new tracks that reveal a depth and maturity only previously hinted at by lead singer and songwriter Tony Dekker. Produced by longtime Great Lake Swimmers' collaborator Andy Magoffin, New Wild Everywhere marks the first time in the band's history that an album was recorded in a real studio (Toronto's Revolution Recording); past albums have been famously recorded in historic churches, castles, music venues and more.
May 02, 9:00pm
Come celebrate the book release of THE TRUTH IS WE ARE PERFECT by Boston’s own Janaka Stucky.
May 02, 10:00pm
Known for his Grammy-award winning work with Beyoncé Knowles as well as his indefatigable presence at the forefront of the Brooklyn music scene, trombonist/composer Alex Asher is quickly making a name for himself in New York City.
May 02, 11:00pm
Join 130+ dancers in Boston's newest hotspot
May 03 (All day)
Beat Brasserie is celebrating Harvard Square’s 32nd MayFair Street Celebration by transforming into the Garden of Earthly Delights where guests can enjoy natural food, artisanal wine, refreshing cocktails, local beer, live music and an outdoor Maypole dance party all day long. It’s THE PLACE for mature adults and families to hang out during the Mayfair!