Events

Jenny Herzog / Jim Guttmann Duo

Charles River Museum of Industry & Innovation
April 22, 2018
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The Boiler House Jazz Series at the Charles River Museum of Industry and Innovation continues its series of duo concerts with vocalist and tap dancer Jenny Herzog and bassist Jim Guttmann in a concert of original songs, jazz standards, and bossa novas. Jenny Herzog is a classically trained, jazz-loving tap dancer, vocalist, and improvisational musician based…

2018 Boston Dance Alliance Gala!

Mosesian Center for the Arts |
April 22, 2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Step right up for desserts, drinks, performances, and family-friendly fun as Boston Dance Alliance brings our community together to honor Jeanne Traxler as 2018 Dr. Michael Shannon Dance Champion and Dr. Lyle Micheli as 2018 BDA Unsung Hero!   VIP Package Early Bird   – Save up to 60% on at-the-door price! Includes 5 tickets plus sponsorship…

ALONZO KING LINES BALLET WITH ZAKIR HUSSAIN

The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston
April 22, 2018
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Visionary choreographer Alonzo King actively develops bold original works with other artists from diverse disciplines and cultures. World Music/CRASHarts has commissioned Alonzo King LINES Ballet’s new collaboration with tabla virtuoso Zakir Hussain, who has composed music especially for this project and will perform the East Coast premiere on stage, with Sabir Khan playing sarangi. You…

Limitless: Spring Dance Concert

Boston Conservatory Theater
April 22, 2018
2:00 pm

Limitless consists of five diverse pieces that together present the potential of modern dance. Of the five pieces, students will bring two masterworks to life, including Mark Morris’s Gloria, set to Vivaldi’s music performed live by the Boston Conservatory Orchestra and Choruses; and Doug Varone’s Lux, a tour-de-force of athleticism set to music by Philip…

Dance at the Cinema: Giselle

Coolidge Corner Theatre
April 22, 2018
10:00 am - 12:20 pm

When Giselle learns that her beloved Albrecht is promised to another woman, she dies of a broken heart in his arms. While Albrecht grieves, she returns from the dead as a Wili, a vengeful spirit meant to make unfaithful men dance until death… Prima ballerina Svetlana Zakharova personifies this ultimate ballerina role in the classical…

Jose Mateo Ballet Theatre presents Moving Violations

The Sanctuary Theatre
April 22, 2018
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
April 27, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
April 28, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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You won’t want to miss José Mateo Ballet Theatre’s final performance with its repertory company before going on hiatus for the 2018-19 season while the organization searches for a new artistic director. Moving Violations includes three original works by Jose Mateo including his final premiere ballet! THE PROGRAM Schubert Adagio (1991, Schubert) House of Ballet…

April Cafe Raqs

Arts at the Armory Cafe
April 22, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

If you’ve never been, Cafe Raqs is a place for New England’s belly dancers of all styles and levels to perform in a fun, professional, and supportive environment! Our line-up this month includes veterans from the New England belly dance community and up-and-coming stars performing American Cabaret, fusion, tribal, and more! And as always the…

The Harvard Dance Project Spring 2018 Performances

Farkas Hall
April 26, 2018
7:00 pm
April 27, 2018
7:00 pm
April 28, 2018
7:00 pm
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Three world premieres created by preeminent choreographers Chanel DaSilva, Shamel Pitts, and Peter Chu made for The Harvard Dance Project student dancers! The Harvard Dance Project (HDP) is a performance ensemble led by Jill Johnson, Dance Director and Senior Lecturer on Theater, Dance & Media. Advance priced tickets available through The Harvard Box Office: 10…

Dance at BC Arts Festival

all over campus
April 26, 2018
12:00 pm
April 27, 2018
12:00 pm
April 28, 2018
12:00 pm
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Dance activities at “Creating Together,” the 20th annual Boston College Arts Festival, include a series of student dance company showcases, Irish dance under the direction of Shiela Falls Keohane, and a BC bOp! dance performance and party with jazz music by Sebastian Boniauto to close the festival. Check the website for times, places, and all…

the little match girl passion

Emmanuel Church
April 27, 2018
10:00 pm - 11:00 pm
April 27, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

the little match girl passion (David Lang) David Lang’s Pulitzer-Prize-winning the little match girl passion tells an everyday story in a hauntingly simple way. The human story of a starving girl freezing to death is framed within, and brilliantly juxtaposed with the divine St. Matthew Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach. A new series of one-hour…