Events

Blood Language | Taja Will & Guests

Arts at the Armory
October 19, 2019
7:30 pm

New Movement Collaborative is excited to present: BLOOD LANGUAGE An evening of new work in the round exploring identity, healing and space featuring Minneapolis based dance artist Taja Will and New England artists Elm City Dance Collective, Lauren Horn and Pampi.

Cambridge Dance Company 2019 Showcase

Boston University Dance Theater
October 19, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Enjoy premiere works by guest choreographer Jeannette Neill and company members. 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.

2019 Racines Black Dance Festival Workshop Sampler

Boston Conservatory at Berklee
October 19, 2019
10:00 am - 8:15 pm
October 20, 2019
10:00 am - 6:00 pm

The Racines Black Dance Festival is the first and only dance conference that embraces the wide spectrum of Black Dance that evolved across the Americas, in addition to the traditional dances of West Africa. Sample from a wide variety of dance workshops: West African, Afro-Cuban, Brazilian, Haitian, Hip-hop, Sabar, Funk, Waacking, Vogue, and more. Classes…

SUNDAY AFTERNOON SOCIAL DANCE PARTIES HOSTED BY DANCE CALIENTE!

First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church
October 20, 2019
2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
November 17, 2019
2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
January 5, 2020
2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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Come to our friendly Sunday afternoon social dance party. We welcome and appreciate all styles of dancing and, whether you are a total beginner or a seasoned dancer. You are celebrated! While becoming an aficionado in one dance is admirable, we can’t decide which dance we love more. Therefore, at our dance parties, you will…

ArtFarm Community Meeting

Brickbottom Gallery
October 21, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone and Ward 2 City Councilor J.T. Scott invite you to a community meeting to talk about ArtFarm – a former waste transfer site on Poplar St. being transformed into a home for arts, culture, community, and urban agriculture.  ArtFarm is an experiment. ArtFarm is Somerville’s proposal for our next great public…

Urbanity Dance Presents: FACTS

South End
October 24, 2019
7:00 pm
October 24, 2019
7:20 pm
October 24, 2019
7:40 pm
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Urbanity Dance’s 19/20 season will open with FACTS, an interdisciplinary dance crawl in the South End. Each evening, four groups of audience members will travel to the four locations of FACTS and experience a unique interdisciplinary performance at each venue. The first group will begin at 7:00 pm, followed by groups at 7:20 pm, 7:40…

Boston Ballet Presents BB@home: ChoreograpHER

Boston Ballet Company Headquarters
October 24, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
October 25, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Boston Ballet presents BB@home: ChoreograpHER, a program dedicated to Company dancers who want to explore the art of choreography. This year’s program features new works by Company dancers Lia Cirio, Chyrstyn Fentroy, Lauren Herfindahl, Sage Humphries, Abigail Merlis, and Joy Womack. Performances will be held October 24–25 at 7:30 pm at Boston Ballet’s headquarters (19…

Laugh Track

Green Street Studios
October 25, 2019
8:00 pm
October 26, 2019
8:00 pm

‘Laugh Track’ is an upbeat mixed bill show produced by Jessy Zizzo and Eliza Malecki featuring Boston area dancers and comedians contemplating the absurdities of life. This interdisciplinary show will highlight deep, vital parts of the human experience such as getting weird texts from your grandma, how to treat your waiter with respect, and the…

LES BALLETS JAZZ DE MONTRÉAL- Dance Me, Music of Leonard Cohen at Emerson Cutler Majestic Theatre

Emerson Cutler Majestic Theatre
October 25, 2019
8:00 pm
October 26, 2019
2:00 pm
October 26, 2019
8:00 pm
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Internationally renowned Les Ballets Jazz de Montréal presents the Boston premiere of Dance Me, an exclusive creation inspired by the rich and profound work of Montréal-based poet, artist, and songwriter Leonard Cohen. Approved by Cohen during his lifetime and under the artistic direction of Louis Robitaille and the strong and bold dramaturgy of Eric Jean,…

Scrooge’s Tricks & Treats – A Halloween BOOgie to benefit CYDP’S WHAT THE DICKENS!

Deborah Mason Performing Arts Center
October 26, 2019
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Cambridge Youth Dance Program & Deborah Mason Performing Arts Center are throwing a dance party to benefit CYDP’s “WHAT THE DICKENS!’ performances on  Food, cash bar, special guest appearances, silent auction, and DJ BOOgieing. For more information visit, cydp.org.