Fresh Air @ARTFarm rock festival; “In No Time: A Garden Party” of MIT artists; Fresh Pond Day; An Afternoon with Granta Magazine’s Best of Young American Novelists; and two new, daring dance performances.
“Much Ado About Nothing” reading in the original pronunciation; Danceworks Spring concert; Cambridge Open Studios; Porchfest; Fourth Annual OnStage Arts Marathon; and Wild Rabbit Moto Show.
“Throwback Tales: A Retro Spectacle”; See dance come together; Somerville Open Studios; 34th Annual MayFair; and Comedy Roast Battle.
Bourgeois Mystics, Primal Static and Of The Sun rock; Harvard Arts First Festival; Annual Harvard Powwow; A Sunday of Early Music; and Ladies Night Adult Folktale Telling.
Harvard’s annual Arts First festival runs Thursday through April 30, including a fair with 100-plus free performances in 11 locations, Make Art stations and a Friday celebrity-studded Celebration of Harvard Artists – also free to attend.
Hassle 24 Hour Telethon & Performance Marathon; Live Band Emo/Pop Punk Karaoke; Slow Art Day; “Transparent” improvised performance; and classical Perform-a-thon 2017 fundraiser.
Opening Night at Sonia with Doomlover, CreatuoS, Aüva and Bad Boys Club; Christal Brown’s “The Opulence of Integrity”; Family Opera’s “Springtime for Haman”; Black Market sale; and Month in Review: Topical Comedy and other comic showcases.
Free “For the Love of Ireland” celebration; free “On Record: Music by Bach and Brahms”; “Hypnotic Manipulation” dance show; Spring Equinox Pagan Witch Ritual & Variety Show; and an Activist Art Pop-Up Market.
An announcement about the long-gestating Constellation Center is due “in a few weeks,” founder Glenn KnicKrehm said Wednesday, declining to share further details about the performance space promised for Kendall Square since the late 1990s.
Art and politics mingle Tuesday at “Love Will Win,” with state Rep. Mike Connolly leading a conversation on how to build progressive policy and more effective citizen advocates, along with entertainment from dancers and musicians performing rock and hip-hop.