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Toe Jam Puppet Band
Mon, January 23, 2017 - Sat, November 20, 2027
Join us every Monday to sing, dance and play the hour away with the famous Toe Jam Puppet Band! Sing, dance and play the hour away with New Bedford’s favorite, the Toe Jam Puppet Band!
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Wed, May 10, 2017 - Sun, June 4, 2017
Likely first performed as a formal entertainment at the wedding of Queen Elizabeth the First’s godchild, Shakespeare’s hilarious and hallucinatory A Midsummer Night’s Dream is also his most enduringly popular play.
I Spy Butterfly
Thu, May 11, 2017 - Fri, June 2, 2017
Puppet Palooza brings the art of puppetry to east Somerville in unexpected places. Join us in East Somerville for a five-part puppetry extravaganza. Great for kids and adults and 100% free.
Wed, May 31, 2017 - Wed, May 31, 2017
Limelight is located in the heart of Boston's theater district, steps away from the iconic Wilbur Theater, and hosts regular standup shows with some of Boston's best along with nationally touring comics.
How to Eat Like a Child
Fri, June 2, 2017 - Sun, June 4, 2017
A hilarious musical romp through the joys and sorrows of being a child, Delia Ephron’s How to Eat Like a Child offers 23 lessons in such subjects as how to beg for a dog, how to torture your sister, how to act after being sent to your room, and how to laugh hysterically.
NoBo Puppets Kids & Family Show
Sat, June 3, 2017 - Sat, June 3, 2017
An all-ages puppet show following the adventures of 8-year-old Jazzmine, who journeys to magical lands with Henry David Thoreau and Wally the Walrus who comes face-to-face and tooth-to-tooth with the challenges of oral hygiene.
Cambridge Symphony Chamber Players
Sun, June 4, 2017 - Sun, June 4, 2017
The Cambridge Symphony Chamber Players welcome you back to the Cafe at the Armory. Order a coffee or glass of wine, and join us for a FREE concert featuring some of the CSO’s best.
Boston Public Schools Citywide Arts Festival
Tue, June 6, 2017 - Thu, June 8, 2017
Performers from Boston Public Schools converge on Boston Common to celebrate the creative vision and talent of BPS students. Music, dance and theatre ensembles perform for fellow BPS students, parents, and community members.
Circle in the Square
Thu, June 15, 2017
Circle the Square brings music, art, activities and other free entertainment to Medford Square for people of all ages. Enjoy musical, dance and theater performances, displays of works by local artists, children’s activities and family fun, scavenger hunts, food vendors and...
DanceVisions 35th Anniversary Concert
Fri, June 16, 2017 - Sat, June 17, 2017
Celebrate the 35th anniversary of DanceVisions, Inc.! It is our mission to produce ballet-based choreography, and to engage skilled dancers, choreographers, composers, musicians, graphic artists, and lighting designers.
Cambridge Symphony Orchestra - Copland and Pope
Sat, June 17, 2017 - Sat, June 17, 2017
This concert features the world premiere of a new orchestral work by film composer Conrad Pope, written specifically for the CSO. Paired with this premiere is the classic Americana of Aaron Copland’s Symphony No. 3.
'Beaver Dreams' by Lost & Found Puppet Co.| Puppets at Night
Sat, June 17, 2017 - Sun, June 18, 2017
Direct from the Canadian wilderness comes a hilarious physical comedy with an environmental twist. A family of beavers and a family of humans are living in the heart of the Quebecois forest.
Opera Project: Beethoven's Fidelio NEMPAC Opera Project
Thu, June 22, 2017 - Sun, June 25, 2017
NEMPAC Opera Project presents “Fidelio” by Ludwig van Beethoven, sung in German with English dialogue and supertitles and accompanied by chamber orchestra. Join us for a thrilling tale of love in the face of adversity.
Blue Man Group - Sensory-Friendly Performance
Sun, June 25, 2017
Blue Man Group is best known for its award-winning theatrical productions which critics have described as 'ground-breaking', 'hilarious', 'visually stunning' and 'musically powerful'. This special performance will...
Circus Smirkus 2017 Big Top Tour: Midnight at the Museum
Sun, July 2, 2017 - Fri, August 18, 2017
Come see the award-winning, international traveling youth circus! In the Circus Smirkus Big Top Tour, kids – ages 10 to 18 – are stars, on highwire and trapeze, as clowns, jugglers, acrobats and more.
'Summer Puppet Adventures' Family Series
Wed, July 5, 2017 - Sat, July 29, 2017
Search for buried treasure, sail the open seas, and meet fantastical creatures great and small with our annual summer puppet adventure series!
'The Pirate, the Princess, and the Pea' by Crabgrass Puppet
Wed, July 5, 2017 - Sat, July 8, 2017
Come on a thrilling voyage chock-full of sea monsters, shipwrecks, and mistaken pirate/princess identities. A pirate and a princess are on a treasure hunt, searching for the same clues.
ParkARTS Citywide Neighborhood Concerts 2017
Mon, July 10, 2017 - Tue, August 8, 2017
Throughout the summer, join in on the different concerts held all over Massachusetts with many different performers in Roxbury, Dorchester, Brighton and Roslindale!
ParkARTS Rosalita's Marionette Puppets
Wed, July 12, 2017 - Tue, August 15, 2017
These whimsical puppet shows will delight the child in everyone. Experience the unique charm of Rosalita's Marionette Puppets. Presented by the Boston Parks and Recreation Department.
'Word Play' by Good Hearted Entertainment
Wed, July 12, 2017 - Sat, July 15, 2017
Words come to life in the hands of two skilled performers who clown around with sounds and letters to create dozens of interactive characters and imaginative scenes.
Tanglewood Marionettes presents An Arabian Adventure
Thu, July 13, 2017 - Thu, July 13, 2017
Tanglewood Marionettes presents An Arabian Adventure at Nara Park. All lawn seating, bring your own chairs & blankets. Snack bar will be open. No rain date.
'Paper Cut' by Yael Rasooly | Puppets at Night Series
Sat, July 15, 2017 - Sun, July 16, 2017
A lonely secretary escapes from her boring job into a world of cinematic daydreams. But as imagination and reality collide, her romantic tale becomes a Hitchcock nightmare!
'Tall Tales! Stories & Songs from Old New England' by Brad S
Sun, July 16, 2017 - Wed, July 19, 2017
Have you ever wanted to sing along to a sea shanty? Or dive deep into a fox's den? Then come along on this whirlwind tour of New England's tallest tales!
'The Pied Piper of Hamelin' by CactusHead Puppets
Wed, July 19, 2017 - Sat, July 22, 2017
The town of Hamelin has a rat problem, and there's only one person who can help! CactusHead Puppets brings the story of the Pied Piper to life in this kid-friendly comedic adaptation of the traditional folktale.
Till Death Do Us Part
Sun, July 23, 2017 - Sun, July 23, 2017
Do you like Murder Mystery shows? How about an amazing Dinner? We Do Both! Come see one of our shows an experience The Murder Mystery Company
'The Great Red Ball Rescue' by Faye Dupras
Wed, July 26, 2017 - Sat, July 29, 2017
Red alert! A family trip to the beach goes awry when a young boy's favorite red ball gets whisked away by the tide. Can he summon the courage to get it back?
'Old Mother Hubbard & Her Dog' by Mesner Puppet Theater
Wed, August 2, 2017 - Sat, August 5, 2017
Mother Hubbard does her best to provide her dog with all the canine comforts he could ever want. The dog proves to have a very active imagination - every time Mother Hubbard leaves the room, the dog sets off on a variety of adventures!
'Aesop's Fables' by Red Herring Puppets
Wed, August 9, 2017 - Sat, August 12, 2017
See Aesop's Fables brought to life with outlandish animals, rhyming verse, large-scale puppets, and original music.
'My Grandfather's Prayers' by Lisa Sturz, Red Herring Puppet
Sat, August 12, 2017 - Sun, August 13, 2017
Step into the life of Cantor Izso Glickstein (1890-1947), a Jewish Ukrainian prodigy who settles in Boston, where his powerful golden voice expresses the passion and determination of a people holding onto faith and tradition through the violent diaspora of the Twentieth...
The Fairy Circus by Tanglewood Marionettes
Sat, August 26, 2017 - Sat, August 26, 2017
Join us for a dazzling display of circus acts performed in an enchanted garden. 'The Fairy Circus' is a showcase for turn-of-the-century style trick puppetry, performed by over 20 beautifully handcrafted marionettes.
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