Events

Cirque of the Dead

OBERON
October 19, 2018
10:30 pm - 12:30 pm
October 19, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
October 20, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Join us this Halloween season for Cirque of the Dead, a naughty nightmare of circus spectacle! This year, we turn the page on a new chapter and invite you to a grim Choose Your Own Adventure – zombies, vampires, haunted delights and other magical creatures will fill the evening with never-before-seen aerial acts, acrobatics, and…

Lavender Country and Folk Dancers

Chimney Corners Camp |
October 19, 2018
9:00 am
October 20, 2018
9:00 am
October 21, 2018
9:00 am
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Gender free dancing is the theme of LCFD dance camps. Our main focus is Contra dancing, but we regularly supplement the program with English Country dancing and occasionally have some other form of folk dancing. Dancing is pretty much non-stop, with meal and sleeping breaks. The program is organized as a single main track, with part time alternate tracks…

Racines Black Dance Festival: All-Stars of Black Dance LIVE!

Roxbury Community College Main Stage Theater
October 19, 2018
8:00 pm

The Racines Black Dance Festival (RBDF) Friday, October 19, through Sunday, October 21, 2018 will spotlight performances by high-profile dancers, music, dance workshops, cultural presentations, and more. RBDF offers you an unprecedented opportunity to immerse yourself in the rich legacy of Black Dance. For the complete roster of workshop teaching artists go to https://www.racinesfestival.org/teaching-artists/ Come GROOVE with…

PLACES PLEASE! at The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston

The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston |
October 19, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
October 20, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

PLACES PLEASE! reunites KEIGWIN + COMPANY founding choreographers Nicole Wolcott and Larry Keigwin in a zany duet that captures the anxiety and playfulness of life behind the scenes before the curtain goes up. This Boston premiere work explores the parallel and intersecting paths of the creative process, relationship, and aging of two very dynamic artists,…

Twist & Shout! An Evening of Dance, Music & Spoken Word

The Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA
October 20, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This is our annual benefit to support our youth programs. This year’s honorees include Jose Mateo (Jose Mateo Ballet Theater), Janine Busby (Boston Police Department), Liz Miranda (Community Activist) and David Howse (Office of the Arts and Artistic Director for ArtsEmerson). The evening will also feature youth from our Professional Dance Division performing new and…

Cambridge Dance Company 2018 Showcase

Boston University Dance Theater
October 20, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Join Cambridge Dance Company in celebrating our seventh season at our 2018 annual showcase. We’re delighted to bring you our original choreography from jazz to tap to contemporary and offer an intimate and up-close look at the artistry and passion of dance.

Zvartnots Dance Ensemble of California

Regis College Fine Arts Theater
October 20, 2018
6:30 pm

Zvartnots Dance Ensemble of Los Angeles will visit Boston to perform alongside Erebuni Dance Ensemble. The audience is set to experience a once-in-a-lifetime cultural extravaganza.

Exit Dance Theatre presents Still Undone

The Dance Complex
October 20, 2018
8:00 pm

Exit Dance Theatre’s October 20th performance of “Still Undone” is a collection of seven pieces from its highly successful 2017 and ‘18 seasons. Themes range from family and marital bonds to societal burdens and expectations. True and Exit’s style, dances are rich in content and character development, leaving a deep impression on its audience. More…

STAIN on the Boston Common

Boston Common (at the State House)
October 20, 2018
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

STAIN will be performed on the Boston Common at the State House on the Free Speech Mall. Raindate is Sunday, October 21. All welcome to participate. An “extraordinary work of performance art, “ according to David Gullette in ArtsFuse (March 25, 2018), STAIN was performed last March on the Common to honor the victims of…

Touche Taps Presents: 4 On The Floor

The Dance Complex
October 21, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
October 21, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Hosted in The Dance Complex’s Cozy Studio 7, 4 on the Floor will be a cabaret of tap and rhythm, showcasing tap dance, music and movement from the mind of Touché Taps Artistic Director Shaina Schwartz. Feature some tunes you may have heard before and some you definitely have not, this show explores various and…

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