- Arts + Culture
The Juilliard String Quartet or historic keyboards; Boston Underground Film Festival; “Eating My Garbage” one-man show; TEDxSomerville; or rock with Dead Rider and … And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead.
Sci-fi convention; tour and film screening at the List; Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night”; Rock with The Grownup Noise and Food Will Win the War; or with The Darcys.
The Death of Caesar gets Union Square festival; “12 Years a Slave” screens; live comedy sci-fi adventure; Puccini’s “Tosca”; and Slant of Light plays original folk.
A bookmaking workshop, Kiniwe African concert, peek into Pakistani culture, “Brundibar & But the Giraffe!” family opera and Rough Cut video social.
To get all kids seats in kindergarten, the School Committee has loosened a dividing line between high-income and low-income households.
Get “Awake” with art and the selfie. The Fire & Ice winter festival. Catch up on Oscar-nominated films. Stay out late and party. And check out a kids maker event.
On Friday, Tutoring Plus celebrates its 50th anniversary of free tutoring in Area IV with a Mardi Gras gala – and the whole town is invited.
The Cultural Rhythms 2014 fest. A fashion art and music show. “Smoking Lesson,” the play. The Macrotones play afrofunk. And Chinese New Year.
Central Square has a school vacation week Winter Festival running Tuesday through Thursday with bands, arts and even snowmaking and a free pop-up outdoor snowboard park.