- Arts + Culture
Chamber music concert; “Grand Budapest Hotel” and “Eraserhead”; Art Walk in the Park; Gustafer Yellowgold kids show; and gender-flux “Streetcar Named Desire” reading.
The citizen-run Art City organization said last month that it planned to turn each August weekend into free, themed, citywide arts events, and it’s happening.
Artbeat 2014 art and music festival; Bent Knee and Strange Changes; Storytelling, Jazz and Poems; Jay Gatsby’s Summer Ball; and Mercury Orchestra performing Mahler’s “Resurrection.”
Harvard Book Store warehouse sale; Games Forum’s play test party; improv painting and music Experience; Calamity #6 variety show; and Cambridge Symphony Pops on the Lawn.
Out of the Blue Gallery founder Tom Tipton thinks he knows where the gallery is headed next, and has funding efforts rolling to make it happen.
“Midsummer Night’s Dream” for free; Make Music Harvard Square/Fête de la Musique; Summer Solstice celebrations from Harvard museums and Revels; and the TrashBash recycled arts competition.
Two Fathers Day activities; two community play events; “The Lego Movie” for free; Arts Against Aggression Street Festival; new theatrical music series; “Musical Chairs” dance movie; Youth Symphony Orchestra.
A citizen-run group hopes to turn the entire month of August into an arts festival, and a city councillor wants to revive an ’80s-era tradition.
Cambridge River Fest, art and dance party; Food Truck Festival with art; Under the Influence of Fluxus reception; Roller derby doubleheader; and “Prisoner”-themed comedy show.
Dancing in the Streets; gender-swapped “Trouble With Tribbles”; Secret Gardens of Cambridge Tour; Dinner, Art + Music event; and National Writers’ Union reading.