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Viewers’ Guide: Head of the Charles Regatta in Boston

Select Activities for the 2013 Head of the Charles • Eliot Bridge Enclosure: Come and go as you please all weekend for food by West Bridge […]

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‘Beowulf’ Revamped

Starting this month, the A.R.T. puts a modern musical twist on a medieval epic, including a singing Beowulf and a sloppy, beer-drinking Grendel.

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Five Alternative Concerts Happening This Weekend

Photo via Man Man/Facebook This weekend, make like the hipsters do and scope out the alternative concert venues in Boston. If you happen to consider […]

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Five Upcoming Dance Shows

Photo via Hello Lucy/Flickr With So You Think You Can Dance Boston auditions having just taken place and Dancing with the Stars soon to begin, we have […]

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Sing, Dance, and Hand Jive at the Grease Sing-A-Long

Photo via Grease Sing-A-Long When you watch the 1978 movie Grease at home on your sofa, you might find yourself belting out the lyrics to […]

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Six Mardi Gras Events in Boston

Art via Karrett Barbosa/Flickr With two feet of snow on the ground, we are clearly nowhere near New Orleans. Nevertheless, today is Mardi Gras, and […]

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PBS Show ‘Saving the Ocean’ with Carl Safina Returns to TV

Saving the Ocean host Carl Safina with a shark in Belize. (Photos via Chedd-Angier Production Company) At first, a TV show called Saving the Ocean […]

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Local Artist Max Mattei Photographs the Alphabet in Boston

Boston from A to Z in “Boston Alphabet” by Max Mattei. See anything familiar? Artist Max Mattei, a Massachusetts native who currently resides in Plymouth, […]

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Free Things to Do in Boston, February

Renee Fleming photo via HyundaiCardWeb/Flickr Valentine’s Day gifts for friends, family, and lovers don’t come cheap, so spend your weekdays and weekends attending some or […]

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Science on Screen: 'Rushmore' at the Coolidge Corner Theatre

Photo via Bmethe/Flickr If you haven't had the chance to experience director Wes Anderson’s “offbeat” 1998 flick Rushmore, the Coolidge Corner Theatre will be showing […]

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Photos: Preview Tonight's 'Antiques Roadshow' Shot in Boston

In June of last year, the Antiques Roadshow rolled into town and brought along with it more than 6,000 fans. The popular program had not […]

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South Shore Music Hall to Open on Saturday in Quincy

Fear Nuttin Band will headline the grand opening of South Shore Music Hall on Saturday. (Photo via FearNuttinBand.com) This Saturday, January 26, the South Shore […]

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The Musical Landscape of Africa: 'Homeland Security' at Berklee College of Music

Victor Dogah of Berklee's West African Drum and Dance Ensemble (Photo by Margot Edwards/Berklee College of Music) Sitting atop a mountain 8,000 feet high and […]

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Four Martin Luther King Jr. Day Events in Boston

Illustration by Chris Tank/Flickr Today, Boston will commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with various MLK-themed events around the city. The public gather to look […]

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Celebrating Persian Culture at the Boston Festival of Films from Iran

From A Modest Reception, directed by Mani Haghighi. (Via MFA.org) The MFA’s annual Iranian Film Festival starts this weekend, offering audiences a chance to learn […]