Upcoming events for

Week of October 19, 2014

October 21, 6:00pm
Bookbuilders is thrilled that David Weinberger, co-author of the best-selling Cluetrain Manifesto, will be the NEPCo 2014 guest speaker. David is Senior Researcher at Harvard University’s Berkman Center for Internet & Society, where he writes about “the effect of technology on ideas.” David will speak at the main event and participate in group discussion / Q&A during the post-event reception.
October 21, 7:00pm
Open Mic
October 21, 7:00pm
Harvard Book Store and the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research at Harvard University welcome New York Times columnist CHARLES BLOW for a discussion of his memoir, Fire Shut Up in My Bones.
October 21, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Faculty Event
October 21, 7:00pm
Greg O’Brien will speak in Lesley’s Washburn Auditorium on Tuesday, October 21 at 7 p.m.
October 21, 7:30pm
"The star of the show, Julia is a petite powerhouse who rocks in more languages than the United Nation in special session. Belting out everything from Weill and Piaff to Porter and Gershwin she invariably has the audience ignoring the cafe menu and eating directly out of the palm of her hand." - Ed Tapper, Music Critic of EDGE
October 21, 8:00pm
DYNAMIC JAZZ & BLUES
October 22, 4:00pm
Follow the Honey & Kundalini Yoga Boston are delighted to co-host renowned international yoga instructor and author of “Recovery 2.0
October 22, 5:30pm
If you're registering for the 94th National Council for the Social Studies Conference in Boston, be sure to join the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology and Harvard Semitic Museum for an evening of discovery on Saturday, November 22.
October 22, 7:00pm
Harvard Book Store welcomes award-winning journalist CHRISTINE KENNEALLY for a discussion of her book The Invisible History of the Human Race: How DNA and History Shape Our Identities and Our Futures.
October 22, 7:00pm
A new collaboration between the American Repertory Theater & Carr Center for Human Rights Policy at Harvard University
October 22, 7:00pm
Director and Subjects in Person!
October 22, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Local author Sukey Forbes
October 22, 8:00pm
Jake Armerding at Passim
October 22, 8:00pm
NATMAN BAND PROGRESSIVE JAZZ
October 22, 8:00pm
PCPC (Members of Parquet Courts and PC Worship)
October 23, 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Celebrate Halloween by making a fun and eerie accessory!
October 23, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Simon Fujiwara: Three Easy Pieces inaugurates the new exhibition program at the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts with a presentation of three immersive installations that reconstitute notions of truth, authenticity, and the credibility of the artist as narrator, leveraging new perspectives on sexuality, globalism, and race. The exhibition is organized by James Voorhies, the recently appointed John R. and Barbara Robinson Family Director. It is the first solo exhibition by Fujiwara at an arts institution in the United States.
October 23, 7:00pm
A macabre and tasteless night of circus, live music, and gore!
October 23, 7:00pm
Harvard Book Store and the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research at Harvard University welcome prominent democratic intellectual CORNEL WEST for a discussion of his book Black Prophetic Fire, co-authored with Christa Buschendorf.
October 23, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Liz Brown (Harvard Alum)
October 23, 7:30pm
Directors Andrew Loo and Andrew Lau in Person for Q+A!
October 23, 8:00pm
Dietrich Strause at Passim
October 23, 8:00pm
Let’s cut to the chase. The captivating third, self titled album from ANGUS & JULIA STONE, is the best record the siblings have ever made, a record born of spontaneity, and totally unplanned.
October 23, 8:00pm
Opens its 29th Season with Far Reaches this October
October 23, 9:30pm
INTERNATIONAL BLUES & JAZZ GUITAR
October 23, 10:30pm
A macabre and tasteless night of circus, live music, and gore!
October 24, 3:00pm
Harvard Book Store and the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research at Harvard University welcome Professor of American Studies at the University of Massachusetts Boston JUDITH E.
October 24, 5:30pm
Documenting one of the most neglected genres of Hip Hop culture, American Beatboxer depicts the first ever American Beatbox Championship, held in July 2010 in Brooklyn, New York.
October 24, 5:30pm
Documenting one of the most neglected genres of Hip Hop culture, American Beatboxer depicts the first ever American Beatbox Championship, held in July 2010 in Brooklyn, New York.
October 24, 6:30pm
Beat Hôtel’s live dinner jazz set features world-class musical artists performing exciting & intimate music as a perfect compliment to food & libations.
October 24, 7:00pm
Harvard Book Store welcomes international bestselling fiction author VIKRAM CHANDRA for a discussion of his nonfiction debut work, Geek Sublime: The Beauty of Code, the Code of Beauty.
October 24, 7:00pm
A macabre and tasteless night of circus, live music, and gore!
October 24, 7:15pm
(1944) dir William Castle w/Richard Dix, Gloria Stuart, J. Carrol Naish [59 min; 35mm]
October 24, 7:30pm
Friday Night Dancing /American Style Waltz at Cambridge Center for Adult Education
October 24, 7:30pm
First Church Cambridge, 7:30 pm
October 24, 7:30pm
New York-based pianist/composer Jason Yeager’s music is deeply expressive and multi-faceted.
October 24, 8:00pm
Opens its 29th Season with Far Reaches this October
October 24, 8:00pm
Ryanhood at Passim
October 24, 8:30pm
Directed by Hou Hsiao-Hsien. With Shu Qi, Jack Kao, Tuan Chun-hao Taiwan/France 2001, 35mm, color, 119 min. Mandarin and Japanese with English subtitles
October 24, 8:30pm
Joe Sundell, Esme Patterson
October 24, 8:45pm
(1947) dir Orson Welles w/Rita Hayworth, Orson Welles, Everett Sloane [87 min; DCP]
October 24, 10:00pm
AMERICAN ROOTS, BLUES & SOUL
October 24, 10:30pm
A macabre and tasteless night of circus, live music, and gore!
October 25, 10:00am
CLASSIC JAZZ
October 25, 12:30pm
(1968) dir Roman Polanski w/Mia Farrow, John Cassavetes, Ruth Gordon, Sidney Blackmer [136 min; DCP]
October 25, 1:00pm to 3:00pm
GAMES, CRAFTS, PUMPKIN DECORATING, FACE PAINTING AND MORE.
October 25, 2:00pm to 3:00pm
The Boston Chamber Music Society presents an open rehearsal for the NSM community
October 25, 2:00pm
Experience the history and art of beatboxing, or vocal percussion
October 25, 2:30pm to 3:00pm
Main Library Community Room
October 25, 3:45pm
(1959) dir William Castle w/Vincent Price, Carol Ohmart, Richard Long [75 min; Digital]
October 25, 5:30pm
(1963) dir William Castle w/Tom Poston, Robert Morley, Janette Scott [86 min; 35mm]
October 25, 6:00pm
Adrian Belew (born Robert Steven Belew, December 23, 1949, in Covington, Kentucky) is an American guitarist, singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and record producer.
October 25, 6:30pm
Beat Hôtel’s live dinner jazz set features world-class musical artists performing exciting & intimate music as a perfect compliment to food & libations.
October 25, 7:30pm
(1959) dir William Castle w/Vincent Price, Carol Ohmart, Richard Long [75 min; Digital]
October 25, 7:30pm
Tony Award-winner Diane Paulus's celebrated smash hit The Donkey Show, brings you the ultimate disco experience.
October 25, 8:00pm
Opens its 29th Season with Far Reaches this October
October 25, 9:15pm
(1963) dir William Castle w/Tom Poston, Robert Morley, Janette Scott [86 min; 35mm]
October 25, 10:00pm
Digitalism is a German electro duo, founded in 2004 in Hamburg, consisting of Jens “Jence” Moelle and Ismail “Isi” Tüfekçi. Jens likens Digitalism’s songs to simple chapters in a complex novel about social interaction and attraction, with distorted baselines and thumping rhythms comprising the punctuation.
October 25, 10:00pm
JAZZ & FUNK TROMBONE
October 25, 10:30pm
Tony Award-winner Diane Paulus's celebrated smash hit The Donkey Show, brings you the ultimate disco experience.
October 25, 11:30pm
(1979) dir Michael J. Paradise w/Paige Conner, Joanne Nail, Lance Henriksen, John Huston, Glenn Ford, Shelley Winters, Sam Peckinpah [108 min; 35mm]