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Banboche 2018

This social evening will include Haitian-inspired art vendors, a dynamic live dance performance, Haitian music, media from JAE’s 2018 Haiti summer Institute AND an opportunity for everyone to let loose on the dance floor.


all by myself: Ruckus Dance presents an evening of quiet dances

Cambridge-based company Ruckus Dance will present all by myself, an evening of dances performed in silence that aims to shift how we consume dance. Directed by dance-maker and “anti-choreographer” Michael Figueroa, the evening will consist of an eight-person reconstruction of a 2016 work called “choreography makes me mental: anybody”, a meditation on space, familiarity, and […]


The Melting Pot

Third Life Studio welcomes back – The Melting Pot Creative Groove for Creative Movement Free-spirited dancing with music for the body and mind Bring your free-spirited dancing self to experience this jazzadelic original band with Boston’s hottest players! Lihi Haruvi, sax Jeff Lockhart, guitar Josh Rosen, keyboards Max Ridley, bass Giuseppe Paradiso, drums With special […]


Acrobatic Conundrum: The Fig Tree Waltzes

A modern circus show like none other, delivered by one of the top dance and aerial troupes in the nation: Acrobatic Conundrum. The show follows a group of performers whose virtuosio athletic feats are offset with the fragilites of humanity, and the inevitable risks of passion and love. In a world where stakes are high […]


Project MUM

Our very own intergalactic dance party returns to the ARTFarm for their 8th circuit back to our planet! Return to Project MUM for this year’s exciting party and remember to keep it cosmic! Project MUM, is a Somerville based production team bringing you this stellar annual outdoor dance party in collaboration with the Somerville Arts Council, a multitude […]


‘Are You Buying?’ Explores the Price of Advertising

Catherine Siller is used to commanding the attention of people around her—especially on harsh truths they might not often face. The Somerville-based dancer and multimedia performance artist interrogates beauty standards in her newest work, “Are You Buying?,” which will be performed in an empty storefront window by Downtown Crossing. The theatrical piece combines an interpretive […]


Loft Party Show w/ Kotoko Brass & Karikatura

Loft party show w/ live music from Kotoko Brass (Boston/Ghana) & Karikatura (NYC, Ropeadope Records) + West African food (fufu, light soup, groundnut soup & jollof rice). BYOB. ——————– Kotoko Brass Bio: Inspired by the traditional drum rhythms of Ghana, Kotoko Brass has created a unique, joyful, and improvisational style of West African dance music […]


BCDP Presents: Summer 2018 Dance Auditions

The summer season is much larger, consisting of about 30-35 dancers per year. The goal of this season is to rehearse for our summer showcase in August. Outside performances are limited in order to have time to complete the full length show. Adult company and teen apprentice positions are available. Please arrive at 5:45pm to […]


Spark

On June 10, guests are invited to join Luminarium Dance Company as it celebrates its eighth anniversary with an evening of riveting performances, silent auctions, award-winning desserts, and local brews. The evening strives to raise funds that support Luminarium’s community, youth, and artistic programming. Spark: Luminarium’s 8th Anniversary Gala & Showcase will once again be held at the […]


Exploring the Hidden Music: 6.8.18

Trained as an architect and jazz musician, Christopher Janney has been combining these two disciplines for more than thirty years. On the one hand, making architecture more like music, his installations include his MIT graduate thesis “SOUNDSTAIR- An Urban Musical Instrument” at the Boston Museum of Science and “RAINBOW COVE” in Logan Airport. On the […]


The Melting Pot

Creative Groove for Creative Movement “They are an extraordinary band, with musicians of the highest caliber! Creative, groove-based, improvisational, high-spirited, and soulful music-making.” -Susan Robbins, Third Life Studio


April Cafe Raqs

Join us on April 22nd for Cafe Raqs! If you’ve never been, Cafe Raqs is a place for New England’s belly dancers of all styles and levels to perform in a fun, professional, and supportive environment! Our line-up this month includes veterans from the New England belly dance community and up-and-coming stars performing American Cabaret, […]