- Arts + Culture
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“Strange Days” short plays; the Port Sounds Music Festival; “Magnetic” film premiere at BUFF; Diamond Rug at The Sinclair; and “Doñagdeo: Mapping the Unseen” art experience.
Women, Action and the Media Film Festival; North Cambridge Family Opera’s “Kids Court”; Kazuo Ishiguro reads from “Buried Giant”; Cambridge Symphony Orchestra’s “Living Presence”; and folk with Ellie & Sumaia and Jenna & Mairi.
There could be a citizen referendum on Boston2024, but who knows if the group will first change its approach, secure mass transit funding or even change its application logo.
Comic & Graphic Novel Workshop and teen playwright talk; Pi Day celebration with music; an evening of surf art, films and music; MIT Symphony Orchestra does Mahler; and Intersections dance show.
Sure, our calendars are filled with increasingly commodified holidays, but it’s also filling up with new days of nationwide significance.
Maple Syrup Festival; Empty Bowls Project charity soup event; “Microchondria II’ short fiction launch party; The Lousy Smarch Spectacular; and silent films with live music.
A Thursday evening fundraiser could bring the CitySprouts garden program to four more public schools this fall, as well as add after-school programming to local middle schools and keep a summer youth program tuition free.
There has been scarcely a murmur of dissent over adding fluoride to Cambridge drinking water since 1974 – until recently. And new federal guidance would lower the amount we drink.
Rachel Bloom’s “Math of Comedy”; “Sleep of Reason” art performance; “The Mousetrap”; New England Philharmonic “Spring Awakening” concert; and “Non, je ne regrette rien” Edith Piaf celebration.
Bit Fest 2: Electric Boogaloo old-school arcade fest; Oscar-nominee “Birdman” for $4; Grown-Up Show and Tell; Taste Test Comedy and food; and the Enchantment Under the Sea Prom.