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Boston Comedy Festival Stand Up Contest: Prelim Round 1

Join The Boston Comedy Festival at the Preliminary round of a nationwide stand-up competition. Forty-eight, bright-eyed comics from all over the country compete for $10,000 dollars in prize money.  When it’s over, there will be one comic standing with a nice little bag of money and a ton of bragging rights.   Hosted By: Nick […]


The Post-Meridian Radio Players Present: Murders and Scandals!

Fan favorite Sherlock Holmes has returned alongside one Charlotte Dupin to puzzle through this year’s mysteries. The Murders in the Rue Morgue In this adaptation with a gender-swapped lead, Charlotte Dupin and her friend Edelle find themselves at the scene of a gruesome murder. Who could possibly have done this, and for what motive? A […]


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 […]


The Encyclopedia Show Brings Music, Mirth and Madness to the Davis Square Theatre

The latest installment of the Encyclopedia Show is coming to the Davis Square Theatre on Thursday, March 10. The improv-sketch comedy-variety show will be bringing scientific flare to the March instillation, presenting “The Periodic Table of Elements.” Originally a franchise show from Chicago, the Encyclopedia Show came to Boston in 2012. Simone Beaubien, the slammaster and producer of […]




Valentine’s Day Three Ways

Ahh … Love is in the air this weekend as people around the world celebrate Valentine’s Day. Whether you’re planning on spending the holiday with the one you’re head-over-heels for, celebrating Single Awareness Day or just enjoying a nice Saturday with your family, we have the best events around town to celebrate in style.


Scout Weekend: June 7-9 air guitar edition

As we head into another wet, rainy weekend, it’s time to get out your umbrella, get off your couch and find something fun to do in town. Of course, Boston Pride Month will bring its parade to Government Center this Saturday, but if the parade (or maybe just standing in the rain) isn’t for you, […]