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Flooky & the Beans Christmas Show

It's a big giant Christmas party in Beantown today as Flooky the Robot Boy just flew back from outer space and the Beans are ready to CELEBRATE!

EMMA, the Go Go Green Bean and BOBO, the Funky Purple Bean are joined by new beans, CHILI, the Super Stripey Bean and ANGIE, the Checkerboard Bean, plus special visits from the Orange Farmer and the Wacky Inventor.

Event Date: 
Sat, 12/08/2012 - 14:30

Luiz Simas w/Jason Davis & Bertram Lehmann (Brazilian Jazz)

Rio-born Brazilian composer/singer/pianist Luiz Simas is a genuine Carioca! A New Yorker since '89, he has led original groups in many clubs including Birdland, as well as jazz festivals in Norway, Brazil, and most recently, the Ukraine. Luiz' voice and music have warmed major venues including Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall and Bargemusic in NYC. His CDs include Cafune, Impromptu, Luiz Simas Live in NYC, New Chorinhos from Brazil and Recipe for Rhythm.

Event Date: 
Fri, 12/07/2012 - 20:00

Back Bay Ringers

Under the leadership of artistic director Griff Gall, Back Bay Ringers (BBR} has grown into one of the country's most innovative handbell organizations.. BBR is an advanced, auditioned, community handbell ensemble based in Boston, Massachusetts. Founded in 2003, BBR has quickly developed a reputation for excellence, regularly performing at such Boston-area landmarks as Faneuil Hall, Symphony Hall, the Boston Children's Museum, and the Prudential Center.

Event Date: 
Sun, 12/02/2012 - 14:00

Musaner (World / Folk / Jazz / Armenian)

Innovative arrangements of folk music from Armenia and the Balkans.A colorful and uniquely evocative musical project directed by composer & pianist Ara Sarkissian, Musaner's music includes original compositions as well as arrangements of folk music.

Drawing on Armenian and Balkan folk music, Musaner's arrangements draw on influences ranging from American jazz to European post-modernist music, encompassing a wide array of musical language and textures.

Event Date: 
Sat, 12/01/2012 - 20:00

West Side Story

More than fifty years ago one musical changed theater forever. Now it's back, and mesmerizing audiences once again. From the first note to the final breath, WEST SIDE STORY soars as the greatest love story of all time and remains as powerful, poignant and timely as ever.

Event Date: 
Fri, 12/28/2012 - 20:00
Sat, 12/29/2012 - 14:00
Sat, 12/29/2012 - 20:00
Sun, 12/30/2012 - 13:00
Sun, 12/30/2012 - 18:30

A Christmas Carol

"God Bless us, everyone!" Continue our family holiday tradition and start getting in the holiday spirit with Troy Siebels' adaptation of Charles Dickens' classic tale. You know the story, you love the message of Christmas redemption, and the love for mankind that the season brings.

Join us for our 5th annual spectacular production of Charles Dickens' A CHRISTMAS CAROL.

Ticket Prices: $28-$48; Discounts available

Event Date: 
Sat, 12/15/2012 - 14:00
Sat, 12/15/2012 - 19:00
Sun, 12/16/2012 - 13:00
Fri, 12/21/2012 - 19:00
Sat, 12/22/2012 - 14:00
Sat, 12/22/2012 - 19:00
Sun, 12/23/2012 - 13:00

A Christmas Celtic Sojourn

Now entering its 10th year of sold-out audiences in Boston, A CHRISTMAS CELTIC SOJOURN WITH BRIAN O’DONOVAN returns to Worcester for its 5th year!

Don’t miss WGBH’s A Celtic Sojourn host Brian O’Donovan’s wildly popular seasonal gathering of singers, musicians, and dancers steeped in Celtic tradition as they perform holiday favorites on the set of "A Christmas Carol."

Ticket Prices: $46-$58; Discounts available

Event Date: 
Tue, 12/18/2012 - 19:30

Boston Pops Holiday Concert

Kick off your holiday season with Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops.

“America’s Orchestra” joins nationally acclaimed vocal group Five by Design whose style embraces unforgettable melodies, lush harmonies, and swinging rhythms. Enjoy unique takes on classic favorites and brand new originals, plus a special visit from Jolly Ole’ St. Nick and a time-honored audience sing along.

Treat yourself and your loved ones to a holiday tradition that millions cherish!

Event Date: 
Fri, 12/07/2012 - 20:30

Bill W.

Bill W. tells the story of William G. Wilson, co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous, a man included in TIME Magazine's "100 Persons of the 20th Century."

Event Date: 
Thu, 12/06/2012 - 19:30

Jim Brickman "On a Winter's Night"

 Two-time Grammy-nominated, platinum-selling pianist and songwriter, JIM BRICKMAN, in concert is one of the most entertaining and romantic concert events of the year. Jim has revolutionized the sound of solo piano with his pop style instrumentals and star studded vocal collaborations.

Event Date: 
Wed, 12/05/2012 - 19:30

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