Best of Boston

Best Performance, Dance

1983 Best Performance, Modern Dance

Felicia McCarren and David Vanderburgh in Lisa McMahon's Two and One at Radcliffe. Simply moving. read more»
1983 Best Performance, Classical Dance

The Boston Ballet’s First Spring Concert at the Colonial Theater

An impressive performance of the late George Balanchine's Concerto Barocco. read more»
1983 Best Performance, Imported Dance

Paul Taylor Dance Company at the Opera House

Unlike Alvin Ailey and others, Taylor keeps making new dancers, not recycling old ones. read more»
1983 Best Performance, Out-of-Town Pop Music

Bette Midler's series of concerts at the Opera House. read more»
1983 Best Performance, Local Pop Music

The J. Geils Band at the Centrum

Worcester
Peter Wolf's time has come. read more»
1983 Best Performance, Out-of-Town Theatrical

<em>Master Harold and the Boys</em>

James Earl Jones substantially enhances his reputation. read more»
1983 Best Performance, TV

The Celtics Versus Milwaukee

So atrocious the last game wasn't shown live. read more»
1982 Best Performance, Dance

The Joffrey Ballet at the Metropolitan Center

Innovative and energetic. read more»
1982 Best Performance, Musical

Joey Silverstein, concertmaster of the BSO. He's like Yastrzemski, or Havlicek; he does it all well. read more»
1982 Best Performance, Pop Music

Frank Sinatra's concerts at the Metropolitan Center. read more»
1982 Best Performance, Jazz

Dave McKenna at the Plaza Bar, Copley Plaza Hotel, Boston. read more»
1982 Best Performance, Rock

J. Geils Band

Boston
Like Lazarus, they've risen from the dead to become godlike. read more»
1982 Best Performance, Theatrical

<em>Children of a Lesser God</em>, at the Colonial Theater

Never has silence seemed so golden. read more»
1982 Best Performance, Street

Brother Blue

Cambridge
Just don't ask him to recite the lines form Lear. read more»
1982 Best Performance, Clutch

Alberto Salazar in the Marathon

Clinically dead, and he still wins. read more»