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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

CONCERT Pixies The reunited rock icons return to their hometown with some new material as well as some stone cold classics. While a smaller show […]

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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

CONVENTION PotterCon Harry Potter and the Cursed Child may not make its way to American audiences until 2018, but that doesn’t mean you can’t keep up your fandom […]

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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

FESTIVAL Cinco de Mayo at the Lawn on D The Lawn on D is ringing in their new season with a weekend-long Cinco de Mayo […]

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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

DANCE Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Choreographed by the renowned Alvin Ailey, this performance combines messages of black activism with a dynamic tribute to the […]

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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

PERFORMANCE ART Maureen Fleming Described as “movement poetry,” Maureen Fleming’s performances combine elements of dance with multimedia visuals and live music, exploring themes of transcendence […]

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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

WORLD MUSIC The Nile Project Born out of a desire to educate and connect citizens from the Nile basin countries in Africa, the Nile Project […]

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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

MAGIC SHOW The Illusionists Now you see them, now you don’t. The show brings together eight of the world’s top illusionists for a night of […]

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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

comedy Sebastian Maniscalco After selling out dozens of shows in the New York City comedy sphere, Sebastian Maniscalco is heading to Boston this weekend for six […]

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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

comedy Billy Crystal Billy Crystal is making a stop in Boston on the Spend the Night with Billy Crystal tour alongside his special guest, Bonnie […]

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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

film Leprechaun Head to Coolidge Corner this St. Patrick’s Day for a special midnight screening of Leprechaun. In this 1993 horror comedy, the titular Leprechaun (Warwick […]

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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

CIRCUS Circus 1903 Barnum and Bailey may be shutting down, but that doesn’t mean the circus is over, or that you have to feel guilty […]

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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

CONCERT Lowland Hum Daniel and Lauren Goans, who together create Lowland Hum, are not your average duo. The husband-and-wife team creates an immersive experience for […]

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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

BALLET Artifact Boston Ballet is the first North American company to perform William Forsythe’s full-length production of Artifact. Forsythe’s masterpiece combines choreography that showcases the […]

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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

INSTALLATION Steve McQueen A video installation from filmmaker Steve McQueen, Academy Award-winning director of 12 Years a Slave, is now on display at the ICA. […]

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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

STAND-UP Lewis Black Known for his acerbic wit and generally outraged disposition, comedian and actor Lewis Black will take the stage at the Shubert Theatre […]