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Event Calendar: Thursday, Feb. 7 – Wednesday, Feb. 13

Event Calendar: Thursday, Feb. 7 – Wednesday, Feb. 13

Ali Dusinberre, deputy lifestyle editor

February 7, 2019


Filed under event calendar, Lifestyle

Thursday, Feb. 7, Sundance Film Festival Shorts The Institute of Contemporary Art will showcase highlights from the 2018 Sundance Film Festival. This 91-minute program features seven selections including fiction, documentary and animation from around the globe. Experience this taste of one of...

Local historical fantasy authors gather at Trident

Local historical fantasy authors gather at Trident

Riana Buchman, news correspondent

February 7, 2019


Filed under Lifestyle

Under dimmed lights at Trident Booksellers & Cafe, New England historical fantasy authors read excerpts from their novels for a handful of attendees on the second floor of the bookstore Thursday night. The event was a combined networking event and reading series run by Speculative Boston and Book...

‘What is Democracy?’ offers a transparent take on global affairs

‘What is Democracy?’ offers a transparent take on global affairs

Yunkyo Kim, news staff

January 30, 2019


Filed under Lifestyle, Reviews

What is democracy? Filmmaker, writer and activist Astra Taylor asks this fundamental question in her documentary observing Ambrogio Lorenzetti’s “The Allegory of Good and Bad Government” in Siena, Italy. In the 1338 fresco, which depicts a tyrannical government, there is a woman sawing apart w...

Event Calendar: Thursday, Jan. 31 – Wednesday, Feb. 6

Event Calendar: Thursday, Jan. 31 – Wednesday, Feb. 6

Ali Dusinberre, deputy lifestyle editor

January 30, 2019


Filed under event calendar, Lifestyle

Check out these Boston events happening between Thursday, Jan. 31 and Wednesday, Feb. 6.

Indie pop duo joan makes Boston debut

Indie pop duo joan makes Boston debut

Nia Beckett, lifestyle editor

January 30, 2019


Filed under Lifestyle

Duo joan opens for half•alive at Brighton Music Hall Friday night.

EarthGang hypes crowd in AfterHours performance

EarthGang hypes crowd in AfterHours performance

Julia Crooijmans, news correspondent

January 30, 2019


Filed under Lifestyle

Atlantan hip hop duo EarthGang performed at AfterHours on Thursday.

MFA hosts open house devoted to Martin Luther King Jr., and the intersections of social justice and culture

MFA hosts open house devoted to Martin Luther King Jr., and the intersections of social justice and culture

Kenneal Patterson, news correspondent

January 27, 2019


Filed under Lifestyle

The Museum of Fine Arts hosted a number of performances and activities in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

90s rockstars The Verve Pipe roll through Boston

90s rockstars The Verve Pipe roll through Boston

Bradley Fargo, news correspondent

January 24, 2019


Filed under Lifestyle

The Verve Pipe lead singer Brian Vander Ark laid out his musical and personal journey through brief tales during their City Winery concert on Jan. 17.

Event Calendar: Thursday, Jan. 24 – Wednesday, Jan. 30

Event Calendar: Thursday, Jan. 24 – Wednesday, Jan. 30

Ali Dusinberre, deputy lifestyle editor

January 24, 2019


Filed under event calendar, Lifestyle

Check out these Boston events happening between Thursday, Jan. 24 and Wednesday, Jan. 30.

NU a cappella groups perform together

NU a cappella groups perform together

Christopher Kelly, news correspondent

January 23, 2019


Filed under Lifestyle

Distilled Harmony hosted the annual a cappella event AllCappella, featuring all six Northeastern groups, in Blackman Auditorium on Jan. 18.

ICA Jazz Night draws unusually large crowd

ICA Jazz Night draws unusually large crowd

Brittany Mendez, news staff

January 16, 2019


Filed under Lifestyle

The Institute of Contemporary Art held a special event featuring the Lemon Trio jazz group to celebrate the last week of the Jason Moran exhibit.

Review: ‘A Doll’s House, Part 2’ conflicts audiences over timeless debate

Review: ‘A Doll’s House, Part 2’ conflicts audiences over timeless debate

Nia Beckett, lifestyle editor

January 16, 2019


Filed under Lifestyle, Reviews

Lucas Hnath’s “A Doll’s House, Part 2,” imagines the life of Henrik Ibsen’s character Nora 15 years later.