A night of psychedelic blues; the seventh Dance for World Community Festival; the fourth Somerville Squeezebox Slam; Sam Amidon and Maeve Gilchrist perform folk on the fringe; and a Bizarro Ball of burlesque and more.
Dozens if not hundreds of people with poor impulse control are taking pictures of an ad from a company that can’t use spell check!
A four-band Musical Feast; “Point Break Live!”; Sap on Tap Waffle Brunch; Cambridge Community Chorus Spring Concert; and Patrick Watson with openers The Low Anthem.
“Becoming Undone” by Zoe Dance; “Alchemy: Old Metal = New Form” group art show; five-band, 18-plus rock show; Roman Polanski’s “Repulsion”; and Andrew Mayer comedy CD recording.
Independent Bookstore Day; OnStage Arts Marathon; Prometheus Dance Elders Ensemble 10th Anniversary; “Slut: The Play”; and video game bands The World Is Square and Videri String Quartet with You Bred Raptors?
An apocalyptic lesbian fringe sci-fi horror musical – that’s the official description – has two weeks to find the funding to guarantee its four-show premiere in September.
The seventh annual Women in Comedy Festival arrives Wednesday with some wondering at an article that missed women in comedy almost entirely.
High-tech art about memory, scent and sound; Annual Bookish Ball & Shakespeare’s Birthday Celebration; “TV Guidance Counselor” podcast with Eugene Mirman and Jon Glaser; talk and tasting about the science of coffee; and a Poetry Grudge Match.
Earthquakes haven’t been a big concern here since 1755, but now there’s “The Big One,” a musical play by Liv Cummins whose epicenter is Lesley University.
It wouldn’t be far-fetched to say Louis C.K. has changed comedy – in part by building his character with a true sadness.