A new genetic research technique that has raised ethical alarms among scientists is flourishing in Cambridge. But so far it’s not being used in a way that ethicists fear, and it poses no danger to residents or lab workers, a city public health official said.
Out of the Blue Back to School rock music fest; Campfire. Festival of Americana and folk; 24-Hour ChoreoFest dance concert; Heist Night! movie marathon; “Long Weekend”: A night of poetry; and Bread & Puppet Theater’s “The Overtakelessness Circus.”
“Thought Bomb” comedy and karaoke; a Humanwine album sneak peek; Massachusetts Independent Film Festival screenings; Opera on Tap: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly; and “Burlesque is Coming” for “Games of Thrones” fans.
“Biographies/What Is Love” dance double feature; Midnight at the Midway circus arts show; Starlabfest Music & Arts Festival; Olde Mouldy whisky popup; and Red Bull High Stakes rowing competition.
For the band that wants a truly powerful, organ-driven sound – to be the next Doors or ? and the Mysterians, perhaps, and compose the next “Light My Fire” or “96 Tears” – there’s a free one available. There’s a catch, though.
Shakespeare’s “The Winter’s Tale” in the park; Ignite! Global Street Food and Fire Festival; an Evening of Poetry & Delinquency; first weekly Speakers’ Circle free speech celebration; and Art City’s All Arts Day.
The second Fuzzstival music fest; “The Jernegan Solution” comic art show; “Mortified” comedy readings; Poetry & Puppetry about Henry Wadsworth Longfellow; and a SomerStreets festival.
Walk/Ride Day Evening; the OpenAir Circus; a Roller derby doubleheader; the Your Friends Fest of music, comedy and art; and art shows “Stay Clear of the Closing Doors” and “Space, Object & Artifact.”
The loss of another independent rock club catering to starter bands, and a switch to DJs and electronic music at the clubs that remain, changes the music ecosystem in Central Square midway through a a five-year designation as a state cultural district.
The variety shows “Thought Bomb” and Ginny Nightshade and Will Smalley’s “The Getaway”; second annual Salsa Squared celebration; sixth Run & Ride at CambridgeSide; and second Cambridge Jazz Festival.