A week of events in Cambridge and Somerville, from Valentine’s R&B show to Hasty Pudding

In repertory: ‘Within Our Gates,’ ‘Smooth Talk’ and ‘Full Metal Jacket’; We review ‘Skinamarink’

Duck brunch tacos at Vincent’s

In repertory: Rian Johnson, Kubrick and Tanaka; We review ‘Beauty and Bloodshed,’ ‘Holy Spider’

Attend meetings in Cambridge from Jan. 16-22, including questions around a shooting by police

In repertory: ‘A Clockwork Orange,’ best of ’22; And we review new ‘Living’ and ‘The Old Way’

A week of events in Cambridge and Somerville: Coretta Scott King, mind control, Celtic music

‘How to Rob,’ ‘Veronique’ screen in repertory, and we review ‘The Pale Blue Eye’ and ‘M3gan’

‘Women Talking’: Impressive cast elevates hideous crime into a debate about freedom

A week of events in Cambridge and Somerville, from a drag Candyland to the Italian Baroque