Events

Mamma Mia!

North Shore Music Theatre
August 15, 2018
2:00 pm
August 15, 2018
7:30 pm
August 16, 2018
7:30 pm
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Prepare to have the time of your life at Mamma Mia! Sophie, a 20-year-old bride-to-be, is on the search for her father. After reading her mother’s diary, she discovers there are three potential suitors. Unbeknownst to her mother, Donna, Sophie invites each of them in hopes of having one of them walk her down the…

Moulin Rouge! The Musical

Emerson Colonial Theatre
August 15, 2018
2:00 pm
August 15, 2018
8:00 pm
August 16, 2018
8:00 pm
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Welcome bohemians and aristocrats, boulevardiers and mademoiselles to the Moulin Rouge!, the highly anticipated, world-premiere musical based on Baz Luhrmann’s Academy Award®-winning film. Experience the sweeping grandeur of Paris’ most spectacular dance hall. Directed by Tony® nominee Alex Timbers, with a book by Tony® winner John Logan, music supervision, orchestrations and arrangements by Justin Levine, and…

Sonya Tayeh

Doris Duke Theatre
August 15, 2018
8:15 pm
August 16, 2018
8:15 pm
August 17, 2018
8:15 pm
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LIVE MUSIC Obie and Lucille Lortel Award winner and Drama Desk and two-time Emmy Award-nominated choreographer Sonya Tayeh presents “you’ll still call me by name,” an emotionally-charged dance symphony that explores a mystifying, complex, and jagged relationship between a mother and daughter. Tayeh’s riveting new work exposes the cellular desire for familial acceptance, intimately investigating…

Houston Ballet at Jacob’s Pillow

Ted Shawn Theatre
August 15, 2018
8:00 pm
August 16, 2018
2:00 pm
August 16, 2018
8:00 pm
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Houston Ballet returns to Jacob’s Pillow for the first time in almost 40 years. Australian Artistic Director Stanton Welch has led the respected company since 2003, marking its evolution into a world-class troupe of 60 dancers that calls the largest professional dance facility in the United States home. Celebrating a wide range of classic and contemporary…

Wondertwins Black Davalois Fearon Time To Talk

The Yard
August 16, 2018
7:00 pm
August 18, 2018
7:00 pm

A new generation of activist dance artists has arisen in the American black community, seeking to address unfolding real-world events.  Hip-hop veterans The Wondertwins (Billy and Bobby McClain) and Jamaican- American choreographer Davalois Fearon explore and provoke searing questions about being black – about dancing black – in today’s America.  

QUALITY TIME: Wondertwins and Davalois Fearon

The Yard | |
August 18, 2018
11:00 am

Join The Wondertwins and Davalois Fearon, as they dazzle and sparkle in work that is fun for all ages in a family-friendly matinee. The performance will be followed by a dance party for kids and their families!

The Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative’s 30th Annual Multicultural Festival

Mary Hannon Park |
August 18, 2018
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Colorful stage performances and activities will fill the park. There will be traditional music and dance, martial arts, circus performances, sports and clinics, games, face painting, inflatable entertainment, and a wide array of food and crafts from the cultures of the Dudley Neighborhood. Hundreds of families from Roxbury and Dorchester will attend.

DrumatiX – “Rhythm Re-imagined”

OnStage Dance | |
August 18, 2018
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

  A presentation of rhythmic dance, from acapella tap dance with cool props, drumming on different drums and objects, technological elements and audience participation! Artistic Direction, Choreography and Production: Noa Barankin Dancers: Noa Barankin, Mike Camire, Danielle Champagne, Elana Harvey, Michael Herring, Julie Joseph, and Brittany Safran. Family-friendly!

OnStage Summer Performance Series

665 Salem Street |
August 18, 2018
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
August 19, 2018
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
August 25, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Join us for EIGHT evenings of dance programming this July-August, featuring a variety of innovative, exciting and thought-provoking companies from the New England area. Performances range from 45-90 minutes, with select dates featuring a post-show Q+A, moderated by Monkeyhouse! Visit our website for information on each show and to purchase tickets! ————————————— FEATURING: Nozama Dance…

Shringara Triveni Dance Theater

Performing Arts Center Littleton High School
August 19, 2018
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Begin your afternoon with an Indian art exhibit, followed by Jothi Raghavan & Nrityanjali Dance Company’s theatrical experience. The journey will take guests through the story of Shringara Triveni: Godha (Andal) and Meera are mystics whose impact is celebrated all over India. Radha, considered the divine consort of Krishna, has kindled the imagination of many…

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