The art world can be intimidating and difficult to navigate for artists and art lovers alike. ART 100 Boston— staged at the Piano Craft Gallery on Tremont Street— is designed to alleviate that problem. The two-week exhibit of paintings, sculptures, mixed... Read more
The recently released movie Spotlight, which will open nationally tomorrow, dramatically and effectively relays the story of how in 2001 and 2002 a determined team of Boston Globe journalists, working under the banner of the newspaper’s celebrated... Read more
“ ‘West Side Story’ is my absolute favorite musical of all time!” exclaims Dorchester actress Marta Rymer. No wonder, then, that she accepted the role of Estella in the Leonard Bernstein blockbuster, the season-opening production of the Fiddlehead Theatre... Read more
No tempestuous “artistic temperaments” were in evidence in Fields Corner recently as one arts collective gave way to its successor: The former Howard Art Project (HAP) space became home of the Dorchester Art Project (DAP). The HAP took its name from its... Read more
The UMass Boston Film Festival opens on Thurs., Oct. 1 with “Breaking A Monster” (above) a film about a talented trio of 13-year old boys called Unlocking the Truth. Image courtesy UMass Boston UMass Boston will showcase eight films this season as part of... Read more
Roads to Wisdom: Dan Richardson, Anita Jones, Vernelia Coffie and Carol Carter are among the Bostonians whose stories will be told in a new play about local seniors that opens tonight at Hibernian Hall in Roxbury. Don West photoSenior members of Boston’s... Read more
Commonwealth Shakespeare Company will stage Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet at Dorchester's Strand Theatre this month. Community performances are Friday, May 29, 7:30 p. m.; and Saturday, May 30 at p. m. (ASL Interpreted), with an Open House with tours... Read more
Fritz Orvil and his band Mélanj, with guest vocalist Rebecca Zampa, perform on Saturday.. : They will play in two popular Haitian styles.This Saturday all eyes – and ears – will be on Mattapan as the jazz appreciation coalition JazzBoston winds up its 9th... Read more
Mather School project: The plan for the Mather School property, showing location of proposed Green Space improvements (outlined in white at upper left).A new green space and permanent public art project is being considered for the Mather Elementary School... Read more
The forecast for Fri., April 10, is for lightning – balletic lightning, that is – to strike twice at the Strand Theatre: once in the morning and once in the evening. That is the day when Boston Ballet returns to Uphams Corner for the sixth time with its... Read more


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