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The Rivers School Jazz Combos

Under the direction of saxophonist/ educator Philippe Crettien, The Rivers School small combos return to the cafe.

Ticket: $12.50
Ticket Online up to 24 hours in advance: $10

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/06/2012 - 21:30

The Rivers School Big Band

Under the direction of saxophonist/ educator Philippe Crettien, The Rivers School Big Band returns to the cafe.

Proceeds from the concert will go to support live music production at the cafe.

Ticket: $12.50 Ticket Online up to 24 hours in advance: $10

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/06/2012 - 19:00

The Lounge Chair Allstars - Autism Awareness Benefit

All day event, starts at 2pm - all ages til 7pm and 18plus thereafter.

Here is a listing of the bands we have thus far:

Bruce Mandaro and friends (featuring members of the Knot)
Fungus Amungus
The Kind Buds Rhythmic Circus
The Lounge Chair Allstars
Comedy from Steve Costa
Trapper and Lyn
People with Instruments

The donation is 8 dollars; more would be appreciated!

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/28/2012 - 14:00
Sun, 04/29/2012 - 02:00

Carey Murdock

Café

Event Date: 
Sun, 04/29/2012 - 19:00

Ensemble 451

Café

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/27/2012 - 19:00

Groundwork Somerville Gala

Performance Hall

Groundwork Somerville presents its Annual Fundraising Gala. Join the organization this special night, once a year when they clean off the dirt, get dressed up, and celebrate the amazing accomplishments of the past year, and raise money for the big year ahead. Everyone is welcome to come and enjoy food, drinks, music, art, and one amazing raffle prize!

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/27/2012 - 19:00

Gordon Michaels Presents Where There’s Fire There’s Smoke

Café

Event Date: 
Thu, 04/26/2012 - 19:00

YUM: A Taste of Immigrant City

Performance Hall

The YUM Celebration asks, are you hungry for something different? Sample delicious tastes from participating immigrant-run Somerville restaurants, and meet friends new and old at a fun and satisfying benefit for The Welcome Project. Enjoy food from Ethiopia, Mexico, the Mediterranean, Thailand, Nepal and more. Admission includes culinary tastes from YUM restaurants and live entertainment from around the world.

Admission: $35 in advance, $40 at the door

Event Date: 
Wed, 04/25/2012 - 18:30

Stories of Love and Pain for the Earth

Café

Stories of love and pain for the Earth is performed by True Story Theater, a 10-year-old local improvisational theater company. A five-person ensemble will honor each story told by audience volunteers through the power of improvisatory drama, music, and movement. The stories shared will magically be brought to life through exploration of this important common theme celebrating our precious planet.

$10-15 sliding scale admission

Event Date: 
Sun, 04/22/2012 - 19:00

Richard Cambridge's Poetry Theatre

Café

Now in its 36th year, Richard Cambridge's Poetry Theatre features the original work of artists and poets. Richard Cambridge’s poetry and theater productions address controversial themes on the American political landscape. His poetry has appeared in The Paterson Literary Review, Nantucket Journal, Asheville Poetry Review and others.

Admission: $10

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/20/2012 - 19:30

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Know Your Host:
Jim Benitez

A self-taught Latin percussionist since the age of 12 when his father handed him Cal Tjader’s 1960 “Latino” album featuring Mongo Santamaria and Willie Bobo back in 1966, and an LP fiberglass conga and told him, “Here, learn to play right with these”, he’s been living and breathing Latin Jazz since.

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