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"Cabaret": The Decadent Broadway Musical

at Calderwood Pavilion at the Boston Center for the Arts, Boston
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FULL PRICE: $60
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Gritty, sexy and thought-provoking, this musical about a society on the brink of catastrophic change is set during the rise of the Nazis in 1930s Germany. The hard-hitting story revolves around the se... [more+]

Gritty, sexy and thought-provoking, this musical about a society on the brink of catastrophic change is set during the rise of the Nazis in 1930s Germany. The hard-hitting story revolves around the seedy Kit Kat Klub, where patrons -- captivated by the decadent allure -- come to escape the deteriorating world outside. Written by the incomparable team of John Kander (music), Fred Ebb (lyrics) and Joe Masteroff (book), "Cabaret" is a provocative musical that remains ever-relevant, exploring the devastating results of authoritarianism, bigotry and cultural upheaval in times of political change. Enjoy this Moonbox Productions presentation of the timeless musical at the Calderwood Pavilion at the Boston Center for the Arts. [less-]

"The Lyons": Family Crisis Spells "Black Comedy Perfection" ("The Hollywood Reporter")

at Boston Center for the Arts - Plaza Black Box, Boston
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FULL PRICE: $30
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Family patriarch Ben Lyons is in the hospital, dying from cancer. As his time grows short, his wife and two adult children gather at his bedside for an atypical goodbye in "The Lyons", a "smart and fu... [more+]

Family patriarch Ben Lyons is in the hospital, dying from cancer. As his time grows short, his wife and two adult children gather at his bedside for an atypical goodbye in "The Lyons", a "smart and funny and moving" ("New York Observer") drama that "The Hollywood Reporter" hailed as "black comedy perfection" during its 2012 run. Ben, freed from social conventions thanks to his condition, will say anything he wishes -- salty language included. Rita, his partner in a 40-year-long loveless marriage, finds her mind drifting toward thoughts of the future. The couple's alcoholic daughter and gay son have their own issues and agendas. Written by Nicky Silver ("Beautiful Child"), "The Lyons" is now playing at the Boston Center for the Arts - Plaza Black Box Theatre. [less-]

Haunted Footsteps Ghost Tour: Salem's Finest Ghostly Stroll

at Salem Historical Tours, Salem
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FULL PRICE: $15
OFFER PRICE: $7.50

Join your costumed tour guide on this 90-minute lantern-lit stroll to unearth Salem's deliciously dark past. Hear true tales about documented paranormal activity, chilling cemetery sightings, centurie... [more+]

Join your costumed tour guide on this 90-minute lantern-lit stroll to unearth Salem's deliciously dark past. Hear true tales about documented paranormal activity, chilling cemetery sightings, centuries-old murder cases and colonial witchcraft, and share your own personal experiences with Salem's dearly departed! These tours combine captivating storytelling, dark humor and stellar presentation to creatively convey Witch City's authentic haunted history. [less-]

Salem General History Tour: Beyond the Witch Trials

at Salem Historical Tours, Salem
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FULL PRICE: $12
OFFER PRICE: $5.47

Salem -- few names conjure up so many powerful images. But if all you know about this famous town are the notorious witch trials, you'll be pleasantly surprised on the "Salem 101: General History Tour... [more+]

Salem -- few names conjure up so many powerful images. But if all you know about this famous town are the notorious witch trials, you'll be pleasantly surprised on the "Salem 101: General History Tour". From its founding in 1626 to its vibrant modern day, you'll explore the "other" side of Salem's rich history. The birthplace of the National Guard, location of one of the most famous houses in the U.S., and home of one of the country's oldest museums, Salem has tons to discover. On this one-hour walking tour, you'll find out why without Salem, the United States may not have become the United States. [less-]

Salem Witchcraft Walk: Explore the Witch Trials of 1692

at Salem Historical Tours, Salem
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FULL PRICE: $12
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Experience the mystique surrounding the infamous Salem witch trials on the city's only comprehensive walking tour dedicated to Colonial witchcraft. During this fascinating tour, you'll examine the dem... [more+]

Experience the mystique surrounding the infamous Salem witch trials on the city's only comprehensive walking tour dedicated to Colonial witchcraft. During this fascinating tour, you'll examine the demographics, theories and personal stories comprising the dire events of 1692, and although many structures are long gone, you'll visit several locations connected to the witchcraft hysteria from the 17-month reign of terror. See Salem's profound Witch Trials Memorial, dedicated to the innocent victims and explore the symbolism within, shedding new light on an event that turned neighbor against neighbor. [less-]

Narrated Cruise Through Boston Harbor Islands, With Clam Chowder

at Northern Lights, Boston
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FULL PRICE: $42
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If you think America is too young a country to have abandoned relics and ghost stories, think again. The two-hour narrated Boston Harbor Island Cruise floats past shipwreck sites, America's oldest lig... [more+]

If you think America is too young a country to have abandoned relics and ghost stories, think again. The two-hour narrated Boston Harbor Island Cruise floats past shipwreck sites, America's oldest lighthouse, an island fort known for its elusive woman in black, a mysterious sunken island and more. Throughout your voyage, the knowledgeable and attentive crew will help with any of your needs. Relax in a climate-controlled cabin, and enjoy an 8-oz. cup of clam chowder and enjoy the sea breeze. Plus, you can buy a drink or snacks at the bar on the top deck. The ship Northern Lights is your guide to the mysteries and monuments of Boston and America's distant past. [less-]

Afternoon Frights at Midday Haunted Ghost Tour

at Salem Historical Tours, Salem
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FULL PRICE: $12
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Contrary to popular belief, the ghosts don't go away when the sun is out. Join your costumed tour guide on this one-hour afternoon stroll to unearth Salem's deliciously dark past. Hear true tales from... [more+]

Contrary to popular belief, the ghosts don't go away when the sun is out. Join your costumed tour guide on this one-hour afternoon stroll to unearth Salem's deliciously dark past. Hear true tales from the city's oldest pro walking tour company about documented paranormal activity, chilling cemetery sightings, centuries-old murder cases and colonial witchcraft, and share your own personal experiences with Salem's dearly departed! These tours combine captivating storytelling, dark humor and stellar presentation to creatively convey Witch City's authentic haunted history. [less-]

Drama "Lest We Forget" Highlights Injustice

at Responsible Grace Church, Somerville
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Fri, April 20
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FULL PRICE: $15
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Fighting injustice remains a timeless trait, and in its new show, the Post-Meridian Radio Players highlights what's right in "Lest We Forget". The show will reproduce two episodes of the classic 1940s... [more+]

Fighting injustice remains a timeless trait, and in its new show, the Post-Meridian Radio Players highlights what's right in "Lest We Forget". The show will reproduce two episodes of the classic 1940s radio series "Lest We Forget: The American Dream", "Hey Cabbie" and "Blow That Whistle", adapted by Liz Salazar and directed by Jay Sekora. In addition, there will be an original adaptation of the World War II-era comic book action heroes The War Nurse and Her Commandos in "Double Deception", written by Chris Chiampa and directed by Amy Bennett-Zendzian. [less-]

Catch Top Stars and Rising Comedians at Nick's Comedy Stop

at Nick's Comedy Stop - Boston, Boston
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Fri, April 20
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FULL PRICE: $20
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One of Boston's oldest comedy houses "and" one of the top clubs in the country, Nick's Comedy Stop has hosted such legendary comedians as Denis Leary, Jerry Seinfeld, Phyllis Diller, Lenny Clarke and ... [more+]

One of Boston's oldest comedy houses "and" one of the top clubs in the country, Nick's Comedy Stop has hosted such legendary comedians as Denis Leary, Jerry Seinfeld, Phyllis Diller, Lenny Clarke and Jay Leno for more than 30 years. Nick's draws national headliners while providing a space for up-and-coming talent, as well as the leading local stand-up comics in Boston, including Steve Sweeney and Joe Wong. This hub for humor -- named the Top Comedy Club in Boston by "Travel + Leisure" magazine -- is located in the heart of the city's Theater District. [less-]

"Cabaret": The Decadent Musical

at Hingham Town Hall, Sanborn Auditorium, Hingham
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Fri, April 20
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FULL PRICE: $25
OFFER PRICE: $12.50

Gritty, sultry and thought-provoking, this musical about a society on the brink of catastrophic change is set during the rise of the Nazis in 1930s Germany. The hard-hitting story revolves around the ... [more+]

Gritty, sultry and thought-provoking, this musical about a society on the brink of catastrophic change is set during the rise of the Nazis in 1930s Germany. The hard-hitting story revolves around the seedy Kit Kat Klub, where patrons -- captivated by the decadent allure -- come to escape the deteriorating world outside. Written by the incomparable team of John Kander (music), Fred Ebb (lyrics) and Joe Masteroff (book), "Cabaret" is a provocative musical that remains ever-relevant, exploring the devastating results of authoritarianism, bigotry and cultural upheaval in times of political change. Enjoy this Hingham Civic Music Theatre production at the Sanborn Auditorium. [less-]

"Brilliantly Twisted" Romance About Love & Lust

at Apollinaire Theatre Company at Chelsea Theatre Works, Chelsea
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Fri, April 20
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FULL PRICE: $30
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Apollinaire Theatre Company presents the U.S. premiere of "First Love is the Revolution" -- a viciously funny and unforgettable play about first love, teenage lust and nature vs. nurture at Chelsea Th... [more+]

Apollinaire Theatre Company presents the U.S. premiere of "First Love is the Revolution" -- a viciously funny and unforgettable play about first love, teenage lust and nature vs. nurture at Chelsea Theatre Works. Rdeca is a young fox keen to test boundaries, whose curiosity lands her in a makeshift trap set by lonely 14-year-old Basti. When their paths cross, the sparks fly and an impossible bond spirals dangerously out of control. [less-]

Sunset Cruise of Boston Harbor With Cannon Fire Salute

at Northern Lights, Boston
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Fri, April 20
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FULL PRICE: $42
OFFER PRICE: $25.20

Not only does this early evening cruise let you see some of Boston's most famous sights bathed in a beautiful glow, but it also provides prime views of the U.S.S. Constitution, which fires off its can... [more+]

Not only does this early evening cruise let you see some of Boston's most famous sights bathed in a beautiful glow, but it also provides prime views of the U.S.S. Constitution, which fires off its cannon every day to announce the setting of the sun. Relax aboard the classically styled motor yacht Northern Lights on the open-air top deck or the climate-controlled cabin below, enjoying a captain's commentary and light music, as well as a bar with adult beverages, soda, water and snacks available for purchase. This 90-minute sail floats by Fort Independence, passes under the iconic Tobin Bridge and gives you a glimpse of the Old North Church, where Paul Revere took his famous ride. [less-]

Acclaimed Opera "The Rosenbergs"

at Boston Playwrights' Theatre - Walcott Theatre, Boston
OFFER DATES:
Fri, April 20
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Sun, April 22
FULL PRICE: $30
OFFER PRICE: $15

It's 1953 in Cold War-era USA, and Ethel and Julius Rosenberg have been accused of atomic espionage and sentenced to death. The most famous spy case of the 20th century, these events led into the Hous... [more+]

It's 1953 in Cold War-era USA, and Ethel and Julius Rosenberg have been accused of atomic espionage and sentenced to death. The most famous spy case of the 20th century, these events led into the House Committee on Un-American Activities Senate hearings, as the Rosenbergs' love affair broke out of all bounds. Recognized as Denmark's Best Opera of 2015, this tragic love story is adapted from the Rosenbergs' letters from jail. As seen through the lens of the McCarthy witch hunts, echoes of which can still be heard today, it begs the question to all of us: "Would you die for love?" Enjoy this North American premiere of "The Rosenbergs", presented in collaboration with the Brandeis University Department of Theatre Arts, at Boston Playwrights' Theatre. [less-]

Wine Meets Punchline With Laurie Forster

at Cary Memorial Hall, Lexington
OFFER DATES:
Fri, April 20
FULL PRICE: $36
OFFER PRICE: COMP - $36

Be there when Laurie Forster -- award-winning sommelier, comedian and author of "The Sipping Point: A Crash Course in Wine" -- delivers an edgy, off-beat and hilarious show where wine meets punchline.... [more+]

Be there when Laurie Forster -- award-winning sommelier, comedian and author of "The Sipping Point: A Crash Course in Wine" -- delivers an edgy, off-beat and hilarious show where wine meets punchline. Using her down-to-earth approach to "wine education," Forster peels back the labels of a few of her favorite wines while she exposes some of the deep secrets of the wine industry -- and why she thinks it's so funny. Maybe you love the full body of a Malbec or the crisp acidity of a Pinot Grigio. Who knows? Who cares? By the end of this show three things are certain. You'll be confident about what you like, exhausted from laughing and completely relaxed. Her edgy approach to demystifying wine has caught the eye of major networks and led to many guest appearances, and now you can catch her live at Lexington's Cary Memorial Hall. [less-]

"Cooking With the Calamari Sisters" Brings Spicy Humor to the Stage

at Regent Theatre, Arlington
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Fri, April 20
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FULL PRICE: $65
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Brooklyn-based Calamari "sisters" Delphine and Carmela host a hilarious faux broadcast of their public-access cable cooking show, blending outrageous musical numbers, spicy anecdotes and a dash of aud... [more+]

Brooklyn-based Calamari "sisters" Delphine and Carmela host a hilarious faux broadcast of their public-access cable cooking show, blending outrageous musical numbers, spicy anecdotes and a dash of audience participation into a delectable comic stew. While they whip up their authentic Italian recipes live on stage, the Calamaris sing, dance and bicker their way into your hearts -- and stomachs -- with renditions of beloved tunes like ""Volare," "Come On-A My House," "Botch-A-Me," "Que Sera Sera," "Mambo Italiano" and more. Don't be surprised if they get a bit naughty as they update their treasured family recipes with saucy secrets and anecdotes that will leave you rolling in the aisles. And who knows? You might even get to sample these two sisters' kitchen creations. Be prepared to laugh until your sides hurt when they come to the stage of Arlington's Regent Theatre. [less-]

"Your Terrible Ex!" -- Improv Show Based on Bad Relationships

at The Riot Theater, Jamaica Plain
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Fri, April 20
Fri, April 27
FULL PRICE: $5
OFFER PRICE: COMP

Awful relationships cause more than their fair share of heartaches (and headaches), and now Naffy Improv comes to the rescue with "Your Terrible Ex!" From clingers to cheapos to deadbeats and beyond, ... [more+]

Awful relationships cause more than their fair share of heartaches (and headaches), and now Naffy Improv comes to the rescue with "Your Terrible Ex!" From clingers to cheapos to deadbeats and beyond, Boston's top cast of improvisers will transform all of your real relationship nightmares into one hilarious show that'll make your sides ache with laughter. Even if you've never had a cringe-worthy love life, you'll still get a kick out of seeing everyone else's stories unfold before your very eyes. You're guaranteed to enjoy this bad date when "You're Terrible Ex!" takes over The Riot Theater. [less-]

Cemetery Tour: Discover Salem's Most Infamous Dead

at Salem Historical Tours, Salem
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Fri, April 20
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FULL PRICE: $12
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Join Salem Historical Tours on an exploration of Old Burying Point, the second-oldest documented cemetery in the nation, where you'll unearth the secrets and stories of those who are buried there. Eve... [more+]

Join Salem Historical Tours on an exploration of Old Burying Point, the second-oldest documented cemetery in the nation, where you'll unearth the secrets and stories of those who are buried there. Even death can't silence the stories of these colorful Salem residents. You'll see engravings by some of the region's most notable stone carvers and discover the symbolic meaning behind urn, willow, flora and effigy imagery. Learn of Colonial-era burial practices and uncover true tales of the cemetery's most infamous occupants including Mayflower pilgrim Richard More, former governor Simon Bradstreet and Salem Witch Trials judge John Hathorne. [less-]

Children's Favorite "Stuart Little" on Stage

at Wheelock Family Theatre, Boston
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FULL PRICE: $26
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From E.B. White, the beloved author of "Charlotte's Web", comes "Stuart Little", the endearing and enduring classic about a mouse who is born into an ordinary New York family. This fun-filled children... [more+]

From E.B. White, the beloved author of "Charlotte's Web", comes "Stuart Little", the endearing and enduring classic about a mouse who is born into an ordinary New York family. This fun-filled children's theater adaptation by Joseph Robinette captures all the charm, wisdom and joy of the original story, bringing Stuart's many larger-than-life adventures to the stage while teaching young ones all about the timeless values of loyalty and friendship. See this family favorite at the Wheelock Family Theatre in Boston. [less-]

Women in Comedy Festival

at Various Locations Around Boston, Boston
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Fri, April 20
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FULL PRICE: $20
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For far too long comedy has been a boys' club. But with female comedians like Tig Notaro, Maria Bamford, Jenny Slate, Kristen Wiig, Tiffany Haddish and Kate McKinnon (just to name a few) burning up sc... [more+]

For far too long comedy has been a boys' club. But with female comedians like Tig Notaro, Maria Bamford, Jenny Slate, Kristen Wiig, Tiffany Haddish and Kate McKinnon (just to name a few) burning up screens big and small, funny women are finally getting their due! From stand-up to improv to sketch, it all starts on the stage. You can catch some of the funniest female comedians around performing live at the Women in Comedy Festival. You've seen their names in the credits of "The President Show" and "The Daily Show", on "Time Out"'s list of Funniest Women in New York, and at all the top clubs and festivals. Now you can catch them on stages around Boston before they become the next big comedy stars. The festival will also feature live podcasts, films, workshops and musical performances. [less-]

Female-Driven Murder Mystery "Miss Holmes"

at Greater Boston Stage Company, Stoneham
OFFER DATES:
Fri, April 20
Sat, April 21
FULL PRICE: $50
OFFER PRICE: $20

Add "feminine intuition" to the list of Sherlock's tremendous qualities and you have one hell of a detective! The female versions of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's legendary characters negotiate the tricky ... [more+]

Add "feminine intuition" to the list of Sherlock's tremendous qualities and you have one hell of a detective! The female versions of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's legendary characters negotiate the tricky political and social realities of 1880s England as they solve crimes. The two delightfully unconventional women forge their way in an era that refuses to accept them, forming a bond of trust so they can work together to uncover the secrets surrounding a corrupt police investigator whose wives keep dying mysteriously. At Greater Boston Stage Company in Stoneham, the game is afoot! [less-]

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