Events

OnStage Summer Performance Series

665 Salem Street |
August 25, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us for EIGHT evenings of dance programming this July-August, featuring a variety of innovative, exciting and thought-provoking companies from the New England area. Performances range from 45-90 minutes, with select dates featuring a post-show Q+A, moderated by Monkeyhouse! Visit our website for information on each show and to purchase tickets! ————————————— FEATURING: Nozama Dance…

A.R.T on the VINE: DanceTheYard

The Yard
August 25, 2018
11:00 am
August 25, 2018
7:00 pm

DANCETHEYARD is The Yard’s resident dance collective, and each member from Martha’s Vineyard and NYC has become a part of The Yard’s greater service mission: working together to present performances for the public, participating in educational residencies and dance making programs for children and adults, along with other community based events around Martha’s Vineyard.

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OnStage Dance Company
August 25, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join Evolve Dyanmicz as they put on an evening-length work to the Roberto Cacciapaglia’s album Quarto Tempo. The evening will include choreography by co-founders and artistic directors of Evolve Dynamicz Lisa Costello and Nicole Zizzi as well as works by Mackenzie Ferraro,Kaylee Mahan, and Samantha Nunes. This event is part of the Onstage Summer Performance…

Dancing and Ice Cream at the Eustis Estate

Eustis Estate
August 26, 2018
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

You are cordially invited to the birthday party of Miss Mary Eustis, who grew up at the Eustis Estate in the late nineteenth century. Learn about Victorian birthday traditions and what life was like for children over 100 years ago. Play lawn games, make party favors, and enjoy some cake and lemonade on the porch….

8TH Annual African Festival of Boston

Boston Commons | |
August 26, 2018
10:00 am - 7:00 pm

The Annual Boston African Festival is consider the Multi-cultural Celebration of the year and the largest gather of Africans in Boston featuring best of African arts, fashion, vendors, foods, amazing line up of musicians and talents promoting diversity/inclusion and community building through the arts. Please reach out if you are interested in becoming a volunteer…

Salsa in the Park: Dance Lessons for Deaf and Blind

Blackstone Community Park
August 27, 2018
6:00 pm

On August 27, DeafBlind dance artist Kerry Thompson will hold free salsa dance lessons for the Deaf & Blind as part of Salsa in The Park, taking place at Blackstone Community Park in Boston’s South End. The free, community event is for all ages and abilities, and is a culmination of the Salsa in the…

JEANNE & ELIZABETH

Green Street Studios
August 31, 2018
8:00 pm
September 1, 2018
8:00 pm

JEANNE & ELIZABETH featuring Doppelganger Dance Collective Ensemble Warhol Heidi Henderson live music led by musical director Adrienne Taylor JEANNE — Men and Their Machines, created in association with Fort Point Theatre Channel and Green Street Studios, is scene five from the first act of the opera JEANNE, composed by Mark Warhol based on the…

The Art of Hafla

Balera School of Ballroom Dance
September 1, 2018
8:30 pm

The Art of Hafla  is a showcase of Belly dance performance, enhanced by live music, and an occasion to relax and enjoy a magical and creative social experience. Dance and celebrate the arts in a community. THE VISION: to create and provide an environment in which we celebrate the arts socially and as a community,…

The Schonberg Boston Fellows: Alex & Joy Davis – The Davis Sisters Junk Drawer Marsha Parrilla Danza Organica Melaza II

The Yard
September 1, 2018
7:00 pm

Astrophysics. Judy Garland. Faux Fur Coats. Glitter. In a new dance theater work, ALEX & JOY DAVIS – THE DAVIS SISTERS along with composer Eric Mullis explore the intersection of things in their lives that don’t quite have their own place, but are too essential to keep hidden from sight. Celebrated choreographers in their own…

Boston Ballet Presents Genius at Play

Boston Opera House
September 6, 2018
7:30 pm
September 7, 2018
7:30 pm
September 8, 2018
1:30 pm
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Boston Ballet’s 2018—2019 season opens with Genius at Play, a program that celebrates the centennial of choreographer Jerome Robbins’ birth, his storied career, and his countless contributions to dance. The all-Robbins program opens with an orchestral performance of Leonard Bernstein’s Candide Overture followed by Interplay, a bright and colorful work for eight dancers set to…