- Arts + Culture
Cambridge remains a seriously great place to take in funny science. The 24th First Annual Ig Nobel Prize Ceremony is Thursday, and BAHFest returns in October.
Improv, sketch and standup comedy acts come to Central and Harvard squares Wednesday through Sunday for the Boston Comedy Arts Festival.
Campfire. music festival; “The Godfather” double-feature; “Grease” on stage; a Bread & Puppet Theater circus show; and The Cambridge Footlights U.K. comedy troupe.
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.
It’s hurts to contemplate, but maybe leaving is the smartest thing a Boston comedian can do. These incredibly smart comedians did. (But they’re back for a show.)
Discover Mount Auburn; “Locals Covering Locals” CD Release Show; “Red Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” comedy; cabaret rock; and Glass Animals and Hundred Waters.
The traditional area Fourth of July Boston Pops concert starts at 8:30 p.m. Friday, even with threats of rain. What else is going on in town?
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.
Credit where credit is due: For whatever reason, Suffolk has corrected its T ads.
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.