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Kathy Griffin

Award-winning comedian Kathy Griffin takes The Z stage for a night of take-no-prisoners laughs. Whether she’s tearing up stars on the red carpet, making Anderson Cooper blush on New Year’s Eve, or keeping her fans doubled over with laughter in her stand-up specials and late-night talk show appearances, the always entertaining Kathy Griffin delivers an unforgettable, unforgivable night of laughter.  Audio/Video Clip

This show contains adult language and humor

Event Date: 
Wed, 03/11/2015 - 20:00

Cirque Ziva 2015

The astounding Golden Dragon Acrobats showcase the majesty and beauty of Chinese acrobatic art. Featuring jugglers, dancers and contortionists, this group of dedicated artists has toured the United States continuously since their founding in 1978.  With gravity-defying acts and mystifying precision, Cirque Ziva will make you believe that the impossible is always possible – and the achievement is a beautiful work of art! This showcase of raw physical talent is an all-encompassing experience that challenges the imagination and inspires awe!  Audio/Video Clip

Event Date: 
Sun, 03/08/2015 - 19:00

Carminho and Camane

The Zeiterion brings together two incredible Fado performers from Portugal for one amazingly passionate and moving night! Carminho, a rising star of fado who is coming up in the footsteps of Mariza and Ana Moura. Portugal’s brightest new star, she is considered to be one of the most talented fado singers of her generation. And back after his magnificent debut at The Z in 2014, is Camanי, the “Prince of Fado” Audio/Video Clip

Event Date: 
Sat, 03/07/2015 - 08:00

Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes

with John Cafferty & The Beaver Brown Band

Event Date: 
Fri, 03/06/2015 - 20:00

Ana Vinagre - Stage Door Live!

Singing traditional Portuguese fado and accompanied by Josי Silva, on a twelve string Portuguese guitar, Viriato Ferreira on the viola de fado, and Peter Pimental on upper base, Ana, the voice of a true fadista, embodies and expresses the soul of this beautiful music tradition. Audio/Video Clip

Tickets: $20 *General Admission

Event Date: 
Thu, 03/05/2015 - 19:30

The Music of Dave Holland

Visiting artist-in-residence legendary bassist/composer Holland will lead NEC students in a performance of his music.

Free and open to the public

Event Date: 
Thu, 03/05/2015 - 20:00

JP Kofre & Traer Scott

Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 9:00pm

Tonight on Inquiry we welcome JP JOFRE, bandoneon player and composer. His pieces combine new conceptions of traditional forms including tangos. Also in the studio is KRISTA BUCKLAND REISNER, General manager and Principal Violinist for the Worcester Chamber Music Society. They are presenting two wonderful concerts that feature JP Jofre. For more information on those concerts, go to:
To visit JP Jofre’s site, go to:

Laurence Steinberg & Amir Alexander

Sunday, February 22, 2015 - 9:00pm

Adolescence is typically portrayed as a time of out of control emotions, fed by hormones, that is, at best, survived. In the last two decades, there has been a tremendous “growth in the scientific study of adolescence” and this has enabled researchers and parents to better understand what is really happening in the teen brain. It turns out that adolescence is a time of heightened neuroplasticity and it is an exciting time when the teenager learns some of the most important strategies for success in adulthood.

What's With the Weather? Featuring Harvey Leonard

Information HERE  Free and open to the public

Event Date: 
Sun, 03/29/2015 - 16:00

Celebrating the Legacy of the Newport Folk Festival

Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 7:00pm

Back by popular demand, a pre-recorded show with four hours of songs from the history of the now 56 year-old festival!


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