Performances Gallery

Aug 15, 2019
BioMed Realty and VLA Dance present BARE VELVET, a showcase of humanity in its rawest form and the beauty that comes with persisting in spite of opposition. This event will feature an improvised music installation with DanceNite, an immersive music and dance experience. This event will take place on August 23rd and 24th from 8:00 – 9:30 pm. Tickets start at $10 and are available in the attached...
Jul 3, 2019
This Holiday program explores the guiding light of Epiphany. The ensemble will premiere Christoph Graupner’s cantata Das Volk so im Finstern wandelt (The people that wandered in darkness), Telemann’s New Year cantata Der mit Sünden beleidigte Heiland, and pastorales by Heinichen and Pez With vocal soloists soprano Jessica Petrus, alto Sophie Micheaux, tenor Jason McStoots, and baritone Bradfod...
Mar 25, 2019
The Oxford Street Players present Macbeth, their 24th season production. This Shakespearean play focuses on the prophecy of the weird sisters, whom Macbeth and Banquo meet as they return home from war. Macbeth is told he will be king and Banquo that he will be the father of kings. The stage is set for regicide and betrayal, as the extremes of ambition and guilt plague Macbeth and his wife after...
Aug 14, 2019
BioMed Realty and VLA Dance present BARE VELVET, a showcase of humanity in its rawest form and the beauty that comes with persisting in spite of opposition. This event will feature an improvised dance installation with DanceNite, an immersive music and dance experience. This event will take place on August 23rd and 24th from 8:00 – 9:30 pm. Tickets start at $10 and are available in the attached...
Jul 3, 2019
This Holiday program explores the guiding light of Epiphany. The ensemble will premiere Christoph Graupner’s cantata Das Volk so im Finstern wandelt (The people that wandered in darkness), Telemann’s New Year cantata Der mit Sünden beleidigte Heiland, and pastorales by Heinichen and Pez With vocal soloists soprano Jessica Petrus, alto Sophie Micheaux, tenor Jason McStoots, and baritone Bradfod...
Feb 28, 2019
Xiomara Torres doesn’t recall much about the night in 1980 when she was 9 and crossed a river between Mexico and the United States. Though they had walked for hours through the wilderness that night, no one spoke much — not her mother, her three young siblings, or the paid “coyote” who led them to their new lives in America. Torres has held onto that image of hope and possibility to rise from...
Aug 7, 2019
BioMed Realty and VLA Dance present BARE VELVET, a showcase of humanity in its rawest form and the beauty that comes with persisting in spite of opposition. This event will feature an improvised installation with DanceNite, an immersive music and dance experience. This event will take place on August 23rd and 24th from 8:00 – 9:30 pm. Tickets start at $10 and are available in the attached...
Jul 3, 2019
This concert explores the extraordinarily fruitful musical relationships within two musical families: that of siblings Felix and Fanny Mendelssohn and that of husband and wife Jan Ladislav and Sophia Corri Dussek. Program includes Felix’s Mendelssohn’s Piano Trio no. 1 in his own arrangement for flute, cello, and piano, Fanny Mendelssohn’s Adagio for violin and piano, J.L. Dussek’s Piano Trio in...
Nov 29, 2018
CELEBRATING THE 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF ‘WHAT THE DICKENS!’ AND THE 175TH ANNIVERSARY OF ‘A CHRISTMAS CAROL’ DEBORAH MASON'S CAMBRIDGE YOUTH DANCE COMPANY MOVES THE “CONTEMPORARY DANCE TWIST ON A HOLIDAY TALE” TO JOHN HANCOCK HALL DECEMBER 14 - 23, 2018 Somerville's Deborah Mason's Cambridge Youth Dance Company and a roster of stellar guest artists (and some surprise appearances!), bring...
Jul 3, 2019
French Baroque cantatas and instrumental works, featuring Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre’s cantata Le Passage sur la mer rouge (based on the biblical story), Clerambault’s epic cantata Leandre et Hero, along with Clerambault’s Sonata La Felicite and an overture by Charpentier With soprano Teresa Wakim
Jul 3, 2019
This concert explores the extraordinarily fruitful musical relationships within two musical families: that of siblings Felix and Fanny Mendelssohn and that of husband and wife Jan Ladislav and Sophia Corri Dussek. Program includes Felix’s Mendelssohn’s Piano Trio no. 1 in his own arrangement for flute, cello, and piano, Fanny Mendelssohn’s Adagio for violin and piano, J.L. Dussek’s Piano Trio in...
Oct 11, 2018
This coming Saturday, October 13th , the Rev. Liz Walker--activist, pastor and former WBZ-TV news anchor—will be the keynote speaker at St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church celebration at 239 Harvard Street. The 2-5 pm event will include The New England Gospel Choir and be followed by a reception. Raffle tickets will be available ($10 each or 3/$20) for the first prize of two tickets for the...
Jul 3, 2019
French Baroque cantatas and instrumental works, featuring Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre’s cantata Le Passage sur la mer rouge (based on the biblical story), Clerambault’s epic cantata Leandre et Hero, along with Clerambault’s Sonata La Felicite and an overture by Charpentier With soprano Teresa Wakim
Mar 25, 2019
The Oxford Street Players present Macbeth, their 24th season production. This Shakespearean play focuses on the prophecy of the weird sisters, whom Macbeth and Banquo meet as they return home from war. Macbeth is told he will be king and Banquo that he will be the father of kings. The stage is set for regicide and betrayal, as the extremes of ambition and guilt plague Macbeth and his wife after...
Oct 4, 2018
We are launching our Community Shows Initiative this fall! We'll be performing our play addressing the opioid epidemic End of the Line. The piece features all new scenes and staging, true stories, and actors in recovery. We'll follow up with a Q...
Jul 3, 2019
Virtuoso Baroque instrumental works by Italians who settled in London with its lively musical scene. The program includes trio sonatas by Locatelli, Platti, and Tessarini, a capriccio for strings and continuo by Veracini, a flute concerto by Sammartini, and a cello sonata by Cervetto
Mar 25, 2019
The Oxford Street Players present Macbeth, their 24th season production. This Shakespearean play focuses on the prophecy of the weird sisters, whom Macbeth and Banquo meet as they return home from war. Macbeth is told he will be king and Banquo that he will be the father of kings. The stage is set for regicide and betrayal, as the extremes of ambition and guilt plague Macbeth and his wife after...
Sep 25, 2018
Jul 3, 2019
Virtuoso Baroque instrumental works by Italians who settled in London with its lively musical scene. The program includes trio sonatas by Locatelli, Platti, and Tessarini, a capriccio for strings and continuo by Veracini, a flute concerto by Sammartini, and a cello sonata by Cervetto
Mar 25, 2019
The Oxford Street Players present Macbeth, their 24th season production. This Shakespearean play focuses on the prophecy of the weird sisters, whom Macbeth and Banquo meet as they return home from war. Macbeth is told he will be king and Banquo that he will be the father of kings. The stage is set for regicide and betrayal, as the extremes of ambition and guilt plague Macbeth and his wife after...
Apr 26, 2018
Professor Liv Cummins and the students of Art & Craft of Musical Theater Writing present Lesley's first-ever Cabaret Night. Join us for an evening of original songs and scenes written and performed by the students. Discover Washburn Auditorium transformed into a cabaret! Come early and have a drink at the bar. Two nights only - Sunday, May 6 and Monday, May 7 from 7-9 p.m.

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