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The Rockwell Hosts Clowns Without Borders Benefit

Clowns are coming to The Rockwell this weekend—but not the kind you should be afraid of. Local performers including clowns, acrobats, aerialists, and jugglers will team up for a benefit show on Oct. 8 to support Clowns Without Borders, an organization that travels to regions in crisis to provide relief through shows and workshops. Clowns […]


The Oregon Fail: You Have Died of Comedy

Our biggest show yet… Following up numerous sold-out showcase runs and studio shows at ImprovBoston, it’s time to bring the magic of The Oregon Fail to The Rockwell! The Oregon Fail combines the adventure and whimsy of an improvised period comedy with a format based on one of the most popular video games of all […]


At the Rockwell, Friends and Former Bandmates Remember Jason Molina

I’m to blame for the fact that Jason Evans Groth is answering my questions from the frozen goods aisle of a North Carolina Costco. Groth and the other musicians calling themselves Songs: Molina – A Memorial Electric Co. will be at the Rockwell in Davis Square on Saturday to perform a tribute to their friend and collaborator Jason […]


Davis Square Theatre Becomes the Rockwell

Running a small theatre isn’t easy, and Davis Square Theatre Director Damon Leibert has a lot on his plate: organizing shows, working with production companies and artists—and often, fielding phone calls from confused cinema fans. “Other instances include people calling me several times a day for movie listings, or asking what kind of butter we use […]