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The 10x10 Upstreet Arts Festival 2018 - Pittsfield, MA

Feb 15, 2018 - Feb 25, 2018 Many locations Pittsfield, MA
Pittsfield hosts 66 events in 10 days taking place in 12 venues hosted by 40 cultural organizations. Among the events are Kids Create at The Lichtenstein; Turning Points at Berkshire Athenaeum; The Mastheads Party at Methuselah; community ice-skating workshop; Mutts Gone Nuts at The Colonial; "10, By George" at Berkshire Museum with The Ted Rosenthal Trio, performing jazz versions of "Rhapsody In Blue"; “Billy Budd in the Breadbox,” Instrument Petting Zoo at the Museum ; 10x10 New Play Fest at Barrington Stage ; 10x10 Real Art Party at Berkshire Museum; and more. Calendar of Events.
Time: Consult event website

LEGO Maritime Festival at the USS Constitution Museum - Charlestown, MA

Feb 17, 2018 - Feb 24, 2018 USS Constitution Museum, 22 First Avenue Charlestown, MA
See the ship designs on display in the Masters of Miniature exhibit, then build your own ship with LEGO® and DUPLO® bricks! A pile of colorful bricks can become an aircraft carrier – or USS Constitution. The nautical fun continues with a Float Your Boat LEGO Challenge, Picture Yourself LEGO Selfie Masks, a scavenger hunt through our Masters of Miniature exhibit, and much more.
Time: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Children & Families

Masters of Miniature: Model Ship Show at the USS Constitution Museum - Charlestown, MA

Feb 3, 2018 - Mar 24, 2018 USS Constitution Museum Charlestown Navy Yard, Building 22 , Charlestown, MA
The USS Constitution Model Shipwright Guild is the star of the exhibit “Masters of Miniature.” See handcrafted ship models of all types and learn about the art of model making. Members of the Model Guild will be on hand to talk about their work. Activities also include a scavenger hunt.
On Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., come watch model conservator Rob Napier clean and restore a late 19th century model of USS Constitution. Shop for ship model kits, plans, and books from the museum store.
Time: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Admission: Admission by suggested donation.
Telephone: 617-286-5082

LEGO Maritime Festival at USS Constitution Museum - Charlestown, MA

Feb 17, 2018 - Feb 24, 2018 USS Constitution Museum, Charlestown Navy Yard, Building 22 Charlestown, MA
Head to the USS Constitution Museums to build your own ship with LEGO® and DUPLO® Bricks! The nautical fun continues with a “Float Your Boat” LEGO Challenge, “Picture Yourself” LEGO Selfie Masks, a scavenger hunt through the museum's Masters of Miniature.
Time: Daily, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Telephone: 617-426-1812

February Vacation Week at New Bedford Whaling Museum - New Bedford, MA

Feb 19, 2018 - Feb 23, 2018 New Bedford Whaling Museum, 18 Johnny Cake Hill New Bedford, MA
New Bedford Whaling Museum has a ship load of activities for during February Vacation Week. Len Cabral, a great grandson of whalers, will tell folktales on Monday. Pose for photos in front of painted backdrops, or dress as historical figures. Other activities: climb in a giant inflated whale, arts and crafts, special tours, activities on the Lagoda (world's largest ship model), and a movie about Frederick Douglass.
Time: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Admission: Adult, $17; senior over 64, $15; students 19 and older, $10; youth, $7

February Vacation Week 2018 at Franklin Park Zoo - Boston, MA

Feb 19, 2018 - Feb 23, 2018 Franklin Park Zoo, One Franklin Park Road Boston, MA
Celebrate the winter games with the wild things during Animalympics at the zoo. In honor of the winter Olympics, the Zoo’s animals will be getting into into a sprty vibe. Clme watch and learn.
Time: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Admission: Adults, $13.95; seniors over age 61, $11.95; children age 2-12, $9.95

February and April Vacation Programs at Heritage Museums and Gardens - Sandwich, MA

Feb 20, 2018 - Apr 20, 2018 Heritage Museums & Gardens, 67 Grove Street Sandwich, MA
During each session, kids will do daily science and technology adventures throughout Heritage Museums & Gardens, as well as daily carousel rides. Four- and two-day options, and full- and partial-day options are available. Sessions: February 20-23, and April 17-20.
Time: 7:30-5:30; or partial days
Admission: $30- $260

School Vacation PaintingClass - Boston, MA

Feb 22, 2018 - Feb 22, 2018 Lenox Hotel, 61 Exeter Street Boston, MA
Kids will be guided through two lively hours of creativity and fun as they learn to paint.Open to both adults and children ages 8 and older.
Time: 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Admission: $37.43

February Vacation Week Flyby With Mass Audubon - Newburyport, MA

Feb 22, 2018 - Feb 23, 2018 Joppa Flats, 1 Plum Island Tpk. Newburyport, MA
Beat the winter blahs during school break! Join Mass Audubon at Joppa flats and learn how to blend science and art based on the day's theme: Animals of the Ice on Thursday and Creatures of the Deep on Friday. It's free-flow learning for the whole family. Adults must accompany children. There is no charge for adults.
Time: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Admission: Adults free; child member $5; child nonmember $8
Telephone: 978-462-9998

Frame By Frame Family Fun - Stockbridge,, MA

Feb 25, 2018 - Mar 4, 2018 Center House Classroom at Berkshire Botanical Garden, 5 West Stockbridge Road Stockbridge,, MA
Kids and parents will work together to create a video together using claymation techniques. Create a storyboard, brainstorm various character profiles, discuss various elements such as, setting, conflict, and resolution. After making claymation characters and sets, you will create a stop motion video using your own smartphone. Registration includes one child and one adult. This is a two-day program: Sunday, February 25 and Sunday, March 4.
Time: 1-4 p.m.
Admission: $90
Telephone: 413-298-3926

Silly Soirée at Boston Children's Museum - Boston, MA

Mar 3, 2018 - Mar 3, 2018 Boston Children's Museum, 308 Congress Street Boston, MA
The Silly Soirée is planned by the kids and for the kids. It’s a formal party and fundraiser for kids and their grown-ups, a date night with dinner and dancing, kids’ style. Proceeds allow kids and families to use the museum and its programming.
Time: 6-8:30 p.m.
Admission: $40 until January 31; $50 from February 1 to 24; $70 week of the event


George Lopez: The Wall World Tour - Boston, MA

Mar 3, 2018 - Mar 3, 2018 Wilbur Theatre, 246 Tremont Street Boston, MA
George Lopez’s multi-faceted career encompasses television, film, standup comedy and late-night television. Lopez is currently on his standup comedy tour, The Comedy Get Down, with Charlie Murphy, Eddie Griffin, D.L. Hughley, and Cedric the Entertainer in arenas across the country.
Time: Two shows, at 7 p.m. and 9:45 p.m.
Admission: $66

Chrissy Metz: This Is Me Tour - Boston, MA

Mar 29, 2018 - Mar 29, 2018 Wilbur Theatre, 246 Tremont Street Boston, MA
“This Is Us features Chrissy Metz, playing Kate Pearson. Metz’s “This Is Me Tour” brings an evening of honest conversation about life and its lessons. Metz will describe the struggles and triumphs of her life, and her journey of self-acceptance.
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Admission: $47-$97

Fake Science with ImprovBoston - Boston, MA

Mar 29, 2018 - May 24, 2018 Museum of Science Boston, MA
ImprovBoston rocks the Museum of Science with an entirely improvised comedy show. Expert comedy theater brings off-the-charts laughs to the extreme ends of the galaxy in the Planetarium. Science meets comedy as sketch artists create games, scenes, and songs using the Planetarium's projections, surround sound, and 360-degree videos.Dates: March 29, April 19, and May 24.
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Admission: $20-$25


Bugs Bunny Film Festival 2018 - Cambridge, MA

Feb 16, 2018 - Feb 25, 2018 Brattle Theatre. 40 Brattle Street Cambridge, MA
The first program is the All Bugs Revue, starring everyone’s favorite rabbit! The second program, Daffy Duck And Friends, features Daffy Duck and all the Looney Tunes. The second weekend of the fest is for the Looney Tunes Revue.
Time: Consult event website


Winter in Bloom at Tower Hill Botanic Garden - Boylston, MA

Feb 10, 2018 - Feb 25, 2018 Tower Hill Botanic Garden, 11 French Drive Boylston, MA
Winter in Bloom is a three-weekend event celebrating flowers in the winter. Escape to Tower Hill's lush conservatories, view stunning floral displays, and learn more about floral design at demos and talks by experts.
Time: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Admission: Adults, $15; seniors 65 and older, $10; youth age 6-18, $5
Telephone: 508-869-6111

Bulb Show at Berkshire Botanical Gardens - Stockbridge, MA

Feb 26, 2018 - Mar 16, 2018 Berkshire Botanical Garden, 5 West Stockbridge Road Stockbridge, MA
This show features regional bulbs as well as South African bulbs rarely seen in New England. Stop by often because different bulbs will be blooming throughout the exhibition.
Time: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Admission: Free

Learning retreat

The River, Drifting Continents, Dinosaurs, and a Glacial Lake: - Deerfield, MA

Jul 16, 2018 - Jul 20, 2018 Historic Deerfield Deerfield, MA
As one of the best places to study geology in the world, the Connecticut River Valley displays dramatic and unusual geologic phenomenon. This Historic Deerfield Outdoors program is four days of tours and lectures by experts. More informationL Julie Orvis at 413-775-7179 or send email to jorvis@historic-deerfield.org
Time: Four full days
Admission: $995/person includes double occupancy room at the Deerfield Inn for 4 nights and most meals


Exhibit: Georgia O'Keeffe: Art, Image, Style - Salem, MA

Jan 31, 2018 - Apr 1, 2018 Peabody Essex Museum, 161 Essex Street Salem, MA
Georgia O'Keeffe: Art, Image, Style examines connections among the art and clothing and living style of this well-loved artist. O’Keeffe’s carefully curated garments are presented with photographs and her paintings, showing the linkages between O’Keeffe’s modernist aesthetic and distinctive style. O’Keeffe shaped her public persona to define a progressive, independent life as a foundation to her creative work,
Time: Tuesday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; third Thursdays, open until 9 p.m.
Admission: Adults, $20; seniors, $18; students, $12, youth age 16 and younger, free

Exhibit: Future Retro: Drawings from the Great Age of American Automobiles - Milton, MA

Feb 9, 2018 - Mar 31, 2018 Eustis Estate, 1424 Canton Avenue Milton, MA
Enjoy the ingenuity of American car design from the 1940s to 1970s at this exhibit. The exhibit, organized by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, includes concept and presentation drawings, and advertising artwork. Exhibit is open through May 13.
Time: Friday through Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Admission: Adults, $15; seniors, $12; students and children, $8.

Scrimshaw Weekend and Nautical Antique Show 2018 - New Bedford, MA

May 4, 2018 - May 6, 2018 New Bedford Whaling Museum, 18 Johnny Cake Hill New Bedford, MA
Scrimshaw Weekend is devoted to this distinctive art form, of engraving or carving on bone or ivory. The weekend includes the Nautical Antiques Show on Friday from noon to 5 p.m., presentations on scrimshaw, recent discoveries, advice on buying and selling, the manufacture of scrimshaw replicas, market reports, and a field trip to see a private collection.
Time: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Admission: Adult, $17; senior over 64, $15; students 19 and older, $10; youth, $7


The Machine Performs Pink Floyd - Beverly, MA

Feb 23, 2018 - Feb 23, 2018 The Cabot, 286 Cabot Street Beverly, MA
The Machine has replicated the sound of Pink Floyd for decades, amassing a wide and appreciative audience.
Time: Doors open 7 p.m.; show at 8 p.m.
Admission: $22.50 - $32.50

Merry Ploughboys - Worcester, MA

Feb 24, 2018 - Feb 24, 2018 Mechanics Hall, 321 Main Street Worcester, MA
The Great Hall at Mechanics Hall will be transformed into an Irish Pub and the Merry Ploughboys will provide Irish music and entertainment, like ballads and folk music, and interaction with their audience. The pub atmosphere open with pre-show dinner and cash bar with all drinks,Irish draft beers.
Time: Dinner, 5:30 p.m.; show, 8 p.m.

The Country Jamboree - Waltham, MA

Feb 25, 2018 - Feb 25, 2018 Reagle Music Theatre, 617 Lexington Street Waltham, MA
The Country Jamboree brings back the glory days of country music with the songs of Johnny Cash, Hank Williams, Loretta Lynne, Willie Nelson and more.
Time: 2 p.m.
Admission: Tickets start at $37
Telephone: 781-891-5600

Delta Rae - Beverly, MA

Mar 2, 2018 - Mar 2, 2018 Cabot Theater, 286 Cabot Street Beverly, MA
Six-piece band Delta Rae hails from North Carolina bringing sultry harmonies. Delta Rae’s larger-than-life performances have earned coveted spots at Bonnaroo, Tortuga Music Festival, Austin City Limits, Firefly, Bumbershoot, Summerfest, Hangout Fest, Kaaboo, Basilica, VOODOO, and Lollapalooza.
Time: Doors open at 7 p.m.; show at 8 p.m.
Admission: $32.50

A Night at the Oscars II with Singers Samantha Talora & Ron Ramsay - Pittsfield, MA

Mar 3, 2018 - Mar 3, 2018 American Legion, 41 Wendell Avenue Pittsfield, MA
Stepping out with Oscar-winning and nominated songs from movies, past and present, Samantha Talora & Ron Ramsay offer a pre-Oscar celebration of song. The duet will be accompanied by the popular Eileen Markland on violin and Michael Gillespie on woodwinds with vocalist Karen Cellini.
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Admission: $20

JJ Grey and Mofro - Beverly, MA

Mar 11, 2018 - Mar 11, 2018 Cabot Theater, 286 Cabot Street Beverly, MA
JJ Grey delivers his songs with compassion and a relentless honesty, but perhaps not until Ol’ Glory has a studio record captured the fierceness and intimacy that defines a Grey live performance.
Time: Dinner, 6 p.m.; show, 7 p.m.
Admission: $28.50 - $42.50

A St. Patrick’s Day Celtic Sojourn with Brian O’Donovan - Beverly, MA

Mar 15, 2018 - Mar 15, 2018 The Cabot, 286 Cabot Street Beverly, MA
A St. Patrick’s Day Celtic Sojourn presents new and familiar Irish musicians to people eager to celebrate the holiday in authentic style. The trio Open The Door for Three reaches deep into historic sources for Irish sounds from uilleann piping, bouzouki and song.
Time: Doors open 7 p.m.; show at 8 p.m.
Admission: $28.50 - $48.50

Peter Asher (of Peter & Gordon) and Jeremy Clyde (of Chad & Jeremy) - Arlington, MA

Mar 15, 2018 - Mar 15, 2018 Regent Theatre, 7 Medford Street Arlington, MA
Now members of the Brisitsh Invasion of the 1960s, Peter & Gordon and Chad & Jeremy, return to Boston as a new duo. Peter & Gordon were the first Invaders to follow the Beatles to the pinnacle of the US charts.
Time: 8 p.m.
Admission: $33 and $53
Telephone: 781-646-4849

Cantata Singers presents Beethoven's Missa Solemnis - Boston, MA

Mar 16, 2018 - Mar 16, 2018 Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough Street Boston, MA
Cantata Singers continues its season with a performance of Beethoven’s choral masterpiece Missa solemnis. Beethoven scholar Lewis Lockwood will give the pre-concert talk at 7 p.m., free to all ticket holders.
Time: 8 p.m.
Admission: $25-$75

Grace Morrison and Sarah Blacker - Plymouth, MA

Mar 16, 2018 - Mar 16, 2018 Spire Center for Performing Arts 25 1/2 Court Street Plymouth, MA
Grace Morrison’s songs speak to fans of all ages. Her 2017 album, “I’m the Apple,” is full of catchy choruses, history, and emotion. Sarah Blacker has built a devoted following via extensive touring, passionate singing and songwriting.
Time: 8 p.m.

Spring Sing with Revels - Watertown, MA

Mar 17, 2018 - Mar 17, 2018 Belmont-Watertown United Methodist Church, 80 Mount Auburn Street Watertown, MA
This is a joyful family celebration of spring featuring communal singing and other forms of seasonal entertainment. Expect traditional songs from England, Ireland and America with a few little twists, and even some Irish tunes in honor of St. Patrick's Day. Get your tickets early; this event sells out.
Time: 2 p.m.
Admission: Adults, $20; kids age 11 and younger, $8

Bon Jovi - This House Is Not For Sale Tour - Boston, MA

Apr 2, 2018 - Apr 2, 2018 TD Garden,100 Legends Way Boston, MA
Global rock icon Bon Jovi brings his This House Is Not for Sale Tour for Boston. Pre sale to tickets begins January 18 at 10 a.m.
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Admission: $29.50-$549.50

Justin Timberlake Man Of The Woods Tour - Boston, MA

Apr 4, 2018 - Apr 4, 2018 TD Garden,100 Legends way Boston, MA
Justin Timberlake will return to the stage with The Man Of The Woods Tour in Boston. The Man Of The Woods Tour is named after Timberlake’s forthcoming album, set for release on February 2. Ticket sales for the TD Garden show open to the general public on January 16 at Ticketmaster.
Time: Doors open 6:30 p.m.

Dark Star Orchestra - Boston, MA

May 10, 2018 - May 10, 2018 Wilbur Theatre, 246 Tremont Street Boston, MA
Dark Star Orchestra continues the Grateful Dead concert experience, performing from the Dead’s extensive catalog.
Time: 8 p.m.
Admission: $32 - $40

Gladys Knight - Medford, MA

May 13, 2018 - May 13, 2018 Chevalier Theatre, 30 Forest Street Medford, MA
This multiple Grammy winner has performed #1 hits in pop, gospel, R & B and adult contemporary, and has triumphed in film, television and live performance.
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Admission: $32 - $125

Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton - Provincetown, MA

Jun 9, 2018 - Jun 9, 2018 Provincetown Town Hall, commercial Street Provincetown, MA
Grammy Award-winning artist Lisa Fischer brings a huge vocal range, wonderful intonation, and infectious hospitality to the stage. She appeared on the documentary "20 Feet From Stardom." Tickets go on sale for the public on February 1.
Time: 7:30 p.m.

Robert Cray Band - North Truro, MA

Jun 30, 2018 - Jun 30, 2018 Payomet Performing Arts Center, 29 Old Dewline Road North Truro, MA
Robert Cray has been straddling blues, soul and R&B for decades, now with a Best Contemporary Blues Album award for the 2018 Grammys.
Time: 8 p.m.

Taylor Swift Reputation Tour - Foxborough, MA

Jul 26, 2018 - Jul 28, 2018 Gillette Stadium, 1 Patriot Place Foxborough, MA
Due to heavy demand, a third date has been added to the Taylor Swift show at Gillette Stadium. The new show July 26 at 7 p.m. and tickets for the added show will go on sale to the general public on January 31 at 10 a.m.
Time: 7 p.m.
Admission: Consult event website

Outdoor Activities

Sculpture Park Snowshoe Tour at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum - Lincoln, MA

Jan 13, 2018 - Mar 10, 2018 deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, 51 Sandy Pond Road Lincoln, MA
Explore the sculpture park by snowshoes. Cost includes snowshoe instruction, a guided tour, and museum admission. Snowshoe rentals are available . Tours are approximately 90 minutes and are led by a museum guide and an Eastern Mountain Sports instructor. For ages 8 to adult
Snowshoe tours are offered every Saturday at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. from January 13 through March 10. See all tours here. Check the website in advance for the possibility of weather-related cancellations.
Time: 10:30 a.m.-noon and 1-2:30 p.m.
Admission: Adults, $25; youth age 8-18, $20; snowshoe rental, $12
Telephone: 781-259-8355

REI Western Mass Nordic Adventure - Framingham, MA

Jan 27, 2018 - Feb 24, 2018 Meet at Framingham REI, 375 Cochituate Road Framingham, MA
Join REI on this Nordic Adventure to Notchview Reservation in Windsor, MA. Meet your guides at REI Framingham, and ride to Notchview Reservation: 3,000 acres of scenic forest and open meadow. Hot lunch (included) at the Budd Visitor Center. Hit the trails in the afternoon before heading back to Framingham. Transportation, gear, lunch, and instruction included. Bring 2 quarts of water, a day pack, synthetic or wool layered clothing, warm gloves and hat, jacket and socks of down, synthetic or wool. REI provides skis, boots, and poles. Three dates: January 27, February 10, and February 24. Email: newengland-OS@rei.com
Time: 6:15 a.m.-5:30p.m.
Admission: $199

Parties, Dances, Balls

Mardi Gras Masquerade - Canton, MA

Jan 28, 2018 - Feb 28, 2018 Eleanor Cabot Bradley Estate, Route 138 Canton, MA
Whether you come as royalty or a glittering cat, dress in your best, join in games and dance, and sample Cajun dishes and treats, and try a specialty cocktail (one complimentary with admission). Email:: bradley@thetrustees.com.
Time: 7-9 p.m.
Admission: $40
Telephone: 508-776-4432

Fire & Ice Bar at DoubleTree Bedford Glen Hotel - Bedford, MA

Mar 1, 2018 - Mar 3, 2018 DoubleTree Bedford Glen Hotel, 44 Middlesex Tpk. Bedford, MA
Come chill out and enjoy the martini bar, signature cocktails, a selection of craft beers, DJ music, menu favorites, and fashions by O bags. Winter attire is recommended. Premium cigars for sale.
Time: Thursday, 6-9 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 6 -10 p.m.
Admission: $20 per person
Telephone: 781-276-7510

MFA Late Nites - Boston, MA

Mar 3, 2018 - Mar 4, 2018 Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Avenue Boston, MA
The MFA is open to the public for ticketed entry. Visit the exhibitions: “Takashi Murakami: Lineage of Eccentrics,” “(un)expected families,” and “Seeking Stillness,” explore the galleries, and engage in art making. There’s something for everyone, from dancing and DJs to performances, tastings and more. For all ages.
Time: 8 p.m. - 2 a.m.
Admission: $15-$20

AcousticaElectronica Dance Party - Cambridge, MA

Apr 6, 2018 - Apr 6, 2018 Oberon, 2 Arrow Street Cambridge, MA
AcousticaElectronica sets its tale in the world of art's past, resurrecting its most intriguing ghosts and planting them here, in this new future. The show blends elements of electronic and classical music, dance, circus arts, and immersive theater. After party until 2 a.m. with DJ Danny Satori.
Time: 10 p.m.
Admission: Dance Floor: $25; Lower Mezzanine: $45; Table Seat: $55

Performing Arts, Theater, Dance

The Magic of Adam Trent - Boston, MA

Jan 22, 2018 - Feb 22, 2018 Shubert Theatre, 265 Tremont Street Boston, MA
Produced by the creative team behind The Illusionists, the world’s best-selling touring magic show, The Magic of Adam Trent is an immersive entertainment extravaganza of magic, comedy and music designed to entertain the entire family. Showcasing his “futuristic” brand of magic, Trent has mesmerized live audiences around the globe.
Time: Friday, 8 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m.- 3 p.m. and 8 p.m.; Sunday, 1 p.m.
Admission: $35-$75


"Lost Laughs: The Slapstick Tragedy of Fatty Arbuckle" - Lowell, MA

Feb 14, 2018 - Mar 11, 2018 Merrimack Repertory Theatre, 50 East Merrimack Street Lowell, MA
During silent film’s golden age, Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle’s comedic genius outshone even Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton. Then after one tragic weekend, he became America’s biggest villain. What really happened to him and Virginia Rappe? The divide between comedy and tragedy is narrower than you think. Tickets
Time: Curtain times vary; see event website

Something Rotten! - Worcester, MA

Feb 20, 2018 - Feb 25, 2018 Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts, 2 Southbridge Street Worcester, MA
We are in the 1590s and Nick and Nigel Bottom are desperate to write a hit play, but they are stuck in the shadow of that damn “Bard” of playwriting. When a local fortune teller declares that theater requires singing, dancing and acting, the brother set out to write the world’s very first musical.
Time: Curtain times vary; see event website
Admission: $45-$80

"The Humans" - Boston, MA

Mar 13, 2018 - Mar 13, 2018 Shubert Theatre, 270 Tremont Street Boston, MA
Erik Blake has brought his family from Pennsylvania to his daughter’s apartment in Lower Manhattan. As eerie things start to go bump in the night, the clan’s fears and follies are laid bare. This newly minted American classic won the 2016 Tony Award® for Best Play.
Time: Curtain times vary; see event website
Admission: $25 and higher

"We Did It For You! Women’s Journey Through History" - New Bedford, MA

Mar 15, 2018 - Mar 15, 2018 New Bedford Whaling Museum, 18 Johnny Cake Hill New Bedford, MA
"We Did It For You! Women’s Journey Through History" tells the story of how women got their rights in America, told by the women who were there.
Time: 6-8 p.m.
Admission: $15
Telephone: 508-997-0046