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Footlight Club’s ‘Peter and The Starcatcher’ Opens Sept. 16th

The tale of Peter Pan flying into Wendy Darling’s bedroom, fighting Captain Hook and toying around with Tinkerbell are well known — but how did Peter Pan become Peter Pan? The Footlight Club’s production of “Peter and the Starcatcher,” opening Sept. 16th in Jamaica Plain, will provide insight into the genesis of Peter and why he never wanted to grow up. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Free Concert in Franklin Park with Boston Symphony Orchestra and Boston Pops

The Boston Symphony Orchestra (BSO) and the Boston Pops, in partnership with the City of Boston, present a special free concert in Boston’s Franklin Park. Led by BSO Music Director Andris Nelsons, Boston Pops Conductor Keith Lockhart, and BSO Youth and Family Concerts Conductor Thomas Wilkins, the outdoor concert marks the first time the BSO and the Boston Pops have performed on the same stage in a free outdoor public venue. Though the Boston Pops have performed at Franklin Park twice before, this will be the first performance by the BSO in Boston’s largest park, and the first time Mr. Nelsons has led the orchestra in an outdoor venue in Boston. The program will include “The Star-Spangled Banner” and selections from John Williams, Shostakovich and Mahler. Continue Reading →

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Comedy for 13 Hours Straight! Jamaica Plain Improv Festival on August 12th

Chorizo Shanks, Big ‘Ol Dentist and Andrew Preps Your Bits and Gives Out Booze are just a few of the comedy improv groups set to tickle your funny bones this Saturday at the 2017 Jamaica Plain Improv Festival. Those groups are among more than 150 performers who will be bringing hilariousness for 13 hours straight! (more…) Continue Reading →

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