Events

Peter Pan

Littleton High School
October 21, 2018
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Dance Prism’s ballet adaptation of J.M. Barrie’s beloved tale of eternal youth brings Peter Pan, Captain Hook, Wendy, Tinker Bell, and the Lost Boys to life on stage in a whimsical dance production designed to be enjoyed by audiences of all ages. The performance includes a post-show reception where kids can meet the characters in…

THE HOUSE OF ACCUMULATED BEAUTIES

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
October 22, 2018
2:30 pm - 3:15 pm
October 22, 2018
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm
October 24, 2018
2:30 pm - 3:15 pm
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The Museum’s first Choreographer-in-Residence, Peter DiMuro, has created a 45-minute guided tour for visitors. Along their journey through the Museum, visitors will experience a series of performance installations crafted for each of the large Palace galleries. The tour will culminate in the Courtyard, with a grand “chorus of Isabellas” composed of professional dancers and community…

Dance/USA Webinars

Cyberspace
October 24, 2018
2:00 pm

Dance/USA is pleased to present the Fall 2018 Webinar Series, a series of five FREE webinars made possible by The Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation and The Wallace Foundation. Three webinars will explore issues around music and dance and two webinars will explore new learnings from The Wallace Foundation’s Building Audiences for Sustainability initiative. Learn about and register for the…

Pilobolus – Come to your Senses

The Vets
October 26, 2018
8:00 pm

“Where acrobatics are liquified into poetry”–New York Times Icons of movement and magic return to FirstWorks! Celebrate FirstWorks 15th season with Pilobolus, a “mind-blowing troupe of wildly creative and physically daring dancers who leap, fly, intertwine and break all the rules” (NY Newsday). Prepare to be amazed as they test the limits of human physicality,…

Souvenir: a new ballet by the producers of Urban Nutcracker

Calderwood Pavillion
October 26, 2018
8:00 pm
October 27, 2018
2:00 pm
October 27, 2018
8:00 pm
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Tony Williams is launching his brand new company, City Ballet of Boston with a journey through ballet. This show, Souvenir, is a look back, a look forward, and a moment caught in time; the perfect dance souvenir. The show features dances by Gerald Arpino, Isadora Duncan, Gianni diMarco, and Tony Williams. The new company of…

Arts Matter Day Online

Cyberspace
October 26, 2018
12:00 am

On #ArtsMatterDay October 26, 2018 the creative community will flood social media with images and videos celebrating why arts matter in Massachusetts. Sign up  to say that you’re joining our online day of celebration and receive our #ArtsMatterDay toolkit. We’ll list you as a partner on our website, and we invite you to: Share that…

Farah Yasmeen Shaikh & Noorani Dance – The Forgotten Empress

Wellesley College, Jewett Auditorium
October 27, 2018
7:30 pm

The Forgotten Empress is dynamic-dance drama based on the history and life of Empress Noor Jahan exploring the influence she had in 17th century Mughal India, and how she maintained her delicate power in a male dominated empire only to be almost forgotten in the latter years of her life and in death. Through an…

Expressive Movement Workshop: ¡Olé Namaste! Yoga & Flamenco for Every/Body

Open Spirit Center
October 28, 2018
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Release Your Inner Dancer! ¡Olé Namaste! Infuses the movements, breathwork and meditation of yoga with the music and dance of flamenco. This workshop is fully accessible and can be done in a chair or standing and affords participants the opportunity to explore and experience the joy of movement and expression of two arts within a…

Peter Pan

Collins Center
October 28, 2018
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Dance Prism’s ballet adaptation of J.M. Barrie’s beloved tale of eternal youth brings Peter Pan, Captain Hook, Wendy, Tinker Bell, and the Lost Boys to life on stage in a whimsical dance production designed to be enjoyed by audiences of all ages. The performance includes a post-show reception where kids can meet the characters in…

The Forgotten Empress by Noorani Dance

Jewett Auditorium
October 28, 2018
7:30 pm

The Forgotten Empress is a dynamic dance-drama based on the history and life of Empress Noor Jahan exploring the influence she had in 17th-century Mughal India, and how she maintained her delicate power in a male-dominated empire only to be almost forgotten in the latter years of her life and in death.Through an enthralling performance…