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Theater Review: “The Last Act” — Underdone

...by Guy Ben-Aharon. Staged by Israeli Stage at Martin Hall at the Calderwood Pavilion, 527 Tremont St, Boston, MA, through June 1. Annelise Lawson and Louis Abd El Massih in the Israeli...

    Theater Review: "The Last Act" - Underdone
    Joshua Sobol isn't interested in exploring dramatic possibilities but making sure his equation about the inevitable mechanics of violence work out. The Last Act by Joshua Sobol. Directed by Guy Ben-Aharon. Staged by Israeli Stage at Martin Hall at the Calderwood Pavilion, 527 Tremont St, Boston, MA, through June 1.
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6 hours ago

Want to hear and see the Cyclorama come alive...

Want to hear and see the Cyclorama come alive on June 2 for the BCA Ball & Disco Under the Dome!? We couldn't do it without the support of AVFX​ who we are working with for the third straight year to blow your socks off. Purchase your tickets today: https://bcaonline.secure.force.com/donate/?dfId=a0n4100000O2aVTAAZ

    Boston Center for the Arts
    Want to hear and see the Cyclorama come alive on June 2 for the BCA Ball & Disco Under the Dome!? We couldn't do it without the support of AVFX​ who we are working with for the third straight year to...
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7 hours ago

Read the obituary for Stoughton teen Eryck Sarblah

Funeral Service at Parkway United Methodist Church, 158 Blue Hill Parkway, Milton, Saturday, June 2, at 10 a.m. Visiting hours at Dolan Funeral Home, 1140 Washington Street, DORCHESTER LOWER MILLS, Friday, June 1, 3-7 p.m. Interment Evergreen Cemetery, Stoughton.

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Funeral Service at Parkway United Methodist Church, 158 Blue Hill Parkway, Milton, Saturday, June 2, at 10 a.m. Visiting hours at Dolan Funeral Home, 1140 Washington Street, DORCHESTER LOWER MILLS, Friday, June 1, 3-7 p.m. Interment Evergreen Cemetery, Stoughton.

    Read the obituary for Stoughton teen Eryck Sarblah
    The 17-year-old was one of four high school students killed in a crash on Saturday. The family of 17-year-old Eryck Sarblah, who was one of four Stoughton High School students killed in a car crash on Saturday, is remembering the teen as being beloved by everyone and devoted to his family.
    https://www.boston.com

11 hours ago

South End Landmark District Commission

18.1160 SE           64 East Brookline Street Proposed Work: At front façade, replace front awning with new, metal awning.

18.1253 SE           33 Dwight Street: Proposed Work: Expand existing roof deck. At front façade, install street number placard.

1595 Washington Street

18.1307 SE           320 Shawmut Avenue LLC: Proposed Work: At front façade, floors 2-5, replace all windows with 2 over 2 Marvin Ultimate windows.

112 Shawmut Avenue Proposed Work: At the corner of Herald Street and Shawmut Avenue, demolish interior and modify the exterior of an existing historic warehouse. Incorporate the remaining façade into a new 13 story residential tower.

112 Shawmut Avenue Proposed Work: At the corner of Herald Street and Shawmut Avenue, demolish interior and modify the exterior of an existing historic warehouse. Incorporate the remaining façade into a new 13 story residential tower.

18.1301 SE           76 Appleton Street: At side façade (of a corner building) install HVAC unit inside of an existing vent opening. Replace existing cover with a metal vent cover painted black.

18.1318 SE           14 Clarendon Street: At front façade third floor, replace 4 non-historic 2 over 2 aluminum windows in-kind.

18.1281 SE           11 Dwight Street: Repoint front façade in kind.

18.1249 SE           39 Dwight Street #2: At rear façade replace trim around dormer in kind.

18.1273 SE           74 East Brookline Street: At front façade, repair 3 window sills in kind, spot repointing in kind, Repair front stoop landing, garden level stairs and walkway in kind. Install new rubber roof and soffit in kind.

18.1291 SE           332 Shawmut Avenue: At rear façade, replace rubber roof decking, and railings in kind. Install copper gutters.

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18.1305 SE           18 Concord Square Proposed Work: At garden level, replace two wood 1 over 1 windows with 2 fiberglass 2 over 2 windows.

1721 Washington Street

1714 Washington Street

18.1279 SE           85 West Newton Street: Proposed Work: Install exterior lighting and signage.

18.1298 SE           535 Shawmut Avenue: Proposed Work: At front façade, install new blade sign.

18.1308 SE           433 Columbus Avenue: Proposed Work: At front façade, install wrought iron gate at the front of stoop

18.1302 SE           694 Tremont Street: Proposed Work: At front façade reopen storefront door, add a belt sign and gooseneck lighting.

18.1293 SE           26 Braddock Park: Remove existing roof deck and install replacement roof deck.

18.1194 SE           34 Claremont Street: At front façade, repoint brick and rebuild brick wall above second level bay window. Paint sills and banding in kind.

18.1297 SE           537 Columbus Avenue: At side façade (of a corner building) rebuild brick barrier wall to original configuration.

18.1313 SE           545 Columbus Avenue: At front façade, replace basement windows with same curved edge, single pane windows. Repair...

18.1309 SE           13 Concord Square: Construct a roof deck.

18.1304 SE           42 Concord Square: At front façade garden level, replace three 2 over 2 and two 1 over 1 aluminum windows with aluminum clad windows.

18.1306 SE           37 East Springfield Street: Repair and resurface main stoop steps and steps leading to garden level in kind. Restore and repaint existing iron handrails.

18.1275 SE           463 Massachusetts Avenue: At front façade, repair wood trim on oriel in kind.  

18.1294 SE           554 Massachusetts Avenue: At front façade repair front steps in kind. Repaint steps that are currently painted.

18.1191 SE           614 Massachusetts Avenue: Repair asphalt shingle hipped roof in kind.

18.1239 SE           48 Rutland Street: Replace asphalt shingle roof in kind.

18.1262 SE           656 Tremont St #6: At front façade third level, replace one aluminum 1 over 1 window with wood 2 over 2 windows.

18.1290 SE           162 West Brookline Street:  At front façade, clean and repair masonry and restore front stoop in kind. Repair and restore 2 historic light wells, restore all front faced historic windows. Repair roof deck and roof hatch in kind.

18.1289 SE           167 West Brookline Street: At front façade, paint lintels, sills, door hood, and stoop in kind.

18.1187 SE           195 West Brookline Street: Replace existing roof decking in kind. Replace guardrail with black metal guardrail.

18.1299 SE           69 Worcester St: At dormer level, replace three vinyl windows with new wood windows. The pane configuration will be 2 over 2 on the front window and 1x1 for the 2 side light windows.

18.1303 SE           12 Yarmouth St: At parlor and garden level, replace two 2x2 and four 1x1 aluminum windows with aluminum clad windows.

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    South End Landmark District Commission
    II. DESIGN REVIEW HEARING 18.1146 SE Herald Street Between Harrison and Albany Proposed Work: Install wheelchair ramps 18.1305 SE 18 Concord Square Proposed Work: At garden level, replace two wood 1 over 1 windows with 2 fiberglass 2 over 2 windows. 18.1160 SE 64 East Brookline Street Proposed Work: At front façade, replace front awning with new, metal awning.
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Boston Picnic Guide: Where to Order, and Where to Eat

Stir, 102 Waltham St., Boston, 617-423-STIR, stirboston.com.

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...courses for two—this northern Italian steakhouse is situated just a quarter mile from the Arlington and Boylston street entrance to the Public Garden. Choose from salads like mixed greens with balsamic vinaigrette...

Haley.Henry Wine Bar, 45 Province St., Boston, 617-208-6000, haleyhenry.com.

Nebo, 520 Atlantic Ave., Boston, 617-723-6326, neborestaurant.com.

Noca Provisions, 156 Rindge Ave., Cambridge, nocaprovisions.com.

Kingsley Park, 250 Fresh Pond Parkway, Cambridge, cambridgema.gov.

Titus Sparrow Park, 200 W. Newton St., Boston, titussparrowpark.org.

    Boston Picnic Guide: Where to Order, and Where to Eat
    Check out these Boston restaurants that offer catering, takeout, and picnic basket deals for couples and group dining in spring and summer 2018, from Mamaleh's sandwiches on a Cambridge rooftop garden, to a French countryside basket in a South End community park.
    https://www.bostonmagazine.com

2 days ago

Harvard Square was live.

A special visit with Ifeayni Menkiti and the Grolier Poetry Book Shop at 6 Plympton Street. #wheresdenisetoday #meetyourneighbors #Cambridge #HarvardSquare #HarvardSq #poetry #nonprofit #Harvard #Graduation #90thanniversary #TSEliot #History #icon #PlymptonSt #reachoutyourhand #wearemadeforglory #June2 #StreetFestival #childrensactivities #beer #wine Grafton Street Pub & Grill

    Harvard Square
    Harvard Square was live.
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2 days ago

Boston Center for the Arts shared PBD Events'...

PBD Events knows how to throw a party! From the tiniest detail to the limitless soft-seating, they know how to transform the #cyclorama. Thank you for your continued support! Purchase your tickets for the BCA Ball & Disco Under the Dome today! https://bcaonline.secure.force.com/donate/?dfId=a0n4100000O2aVTAAZ

    PBD Events
    PBD Events updated their cover photo.
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We were shocked and saddened to hear about th...

We were shocked and saddened to hear about the death of S. J. Brooks. S. J. was a valued member of the BCA staff when he worked here in 2012 as a member of our Visual Arts team. He was a kind-hearted, generous, and wonderfully creative person with a deep commitment to his work in the community. We extend our sincerest condolences to S.J.'s family and friends during this horrible time. https://www.google.com/amp/boston.cbslocal.com/2018/05/21/cougar-attack-victim-sj-brooks-washington-seattle-boston/amp/

    Victim In Deadly Washington State Cougar Attack Had Boston Ties
    SEATTLE (CBS/AP) - The mountain biker killed in a vicious cougar attack in Washington State over the weekend studied and worked in Boston in recent years. S.J. Brooks., a 32-year-old Seattle resident, was killed after encountering the cougar with another mountain biker during a morning ride in the foothills near North Bend.
    http://boston.cbslocal.com

3 days ago

Huntington Theatre Company added 10 new photo...

Take a look at FALL - the fascinating untold story of Arthur Miller, Inge Morath, and their son Daniel. See it on stage now → bit.ly/FallBOSf

    Huntington Theatre Company
    Take a look at FALL - the fascinating untold story of Arthur Miller, Inge Morath, and their son Daniel. See it on stage now → bit.ly/FallBOSf
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3 days ago

Ask the Editor: What’s a Good Spot for Group Brunch in Boston?

...and there are even pasta dishes for those who prefer the lunch side of brunch. (500 Harrison Ave., Boston, 617-338-9500, cinquecentoboston.com...

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The dining room is spacious and versatile for groups of many sizes, and there’s also a seasonal patio. Brunch is on every Saturday from 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. (310 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, 617-945-9290, gopagu.com.)

Brunch runs from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. on weekdays, and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. (425 W. Broadway,

    Ask the Editor: What's a Good Spot for Group Brunch?
    Welcome to Ask the Editor, Boston magazine's new dining advice column by associate food editor Jacqueline Cain. A reader asks, what's a good spot for group brunch in Boston? Here are our picks. Seeking restaurant recommendations? Leave it to the pro, and ask the editor.
    https://www.bostonmagazine.com

3 days ago

Cafe Service Begins at Bow Market’s Remnant Brewing

...discussion in a neighborhood Facebook group, and in Boston’s South End, Harry O’s (1405 Washington St., Boston) is expected to close around the end of the month, according to Boston Restaurant...

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The Quiet Few, first announced back in October 2017, has obtained its liquor license at 331 Summer St., the previous home of East Boston Kitchen. Owner Josh Weinstein reportedly plans to serve comfort...

    Cafe Service Begins at Bow Market's Remnant Brewing
    Welcome back to What Happened Last Week? , a round-up of mini news bites to kick off the day. Catch up on last week's most-read stories, including the sad closures of several longtime restaurants, the debut of a new South Boston restaurant that serves cookout cuisine and boozy shakes, the upcoming opening of a cafe by Harvard undergrads that will provide employment and training for homeless young adults, and more.
    https://boston.eater.com

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Coming Attractions: May 20 through June 5 — What Will Light Your Fire

Allegiance Book by Mark Acito, Jay Kuo & Lorenzo Thione. Music and Lyrics by Jay Kuo. Directed by Paul Daigneault. Music Direction by Matthew Stern. Choreography by Ilyse Robbins. Staged by SpeakEasy Stage Company at the Boston Center for the Arts, 527 Tremont Street, Boston, MA, through June 2.

...Director, Allyssa Jones. Choreography by Jean Appolon. Staged by Lyric Stage Company of Boston at 40 Clarendon Street, Copley Square, Boston, MA, through June 24...

At the First Lutheran Church of Boston, 299 Berkeley Street, Boston, MA

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Childs Gallery, 169 Newbury Street, Boston, MA

Gallery NAGA, 67 Newbury Street, Boston, MA

MIT List Visual Arts Center, 20 Ames Street, Cambridge, MA

Boston College, 2101 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston MA

...Directed by Diane Paulus. Staged by the American Repertory Theater at the Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle St., Cambridge, MA, through July 15...

The Plague, the novel by Albert Camus, adapted for the stage by Neil Bartlett. Directed by Daniel Boudreau. Staged by Praxis Stage at the Dorchester Art Project, 1486 Dorchester Ave, Boston, MA, May 11 through 20 and at Boston Playwrights’ Theatre 949 Commonwealth ave, Boston, MA, through May 27.

The Plague, the novel by Albert Camus, adapted for the stage by Neil Bartlett. Directed by Daniel Boudreau. Staged by Praxis Stage at the Dorchester Art Project, 1486 Dorchester Ave, Boston, MA, May 11 through 20 and at Boston Playwrights’ Theatre 949 Commonwealth ave, Boston, MA, through May 27.

Brokelahomo musical comedy by Ryan Landry. Staged by the Gold Dust Orphans, at MACHINE, 1254 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, through May 27.

After Grace by Cary Crim. Directed by Regge Life. Staged by Shakespeare & Company in the Elayne P. Bernstein Theatre, 70 Kemble Street, Lenox, MA, May 24 through July 15.

At the First Church in Boston, 66 Marlborough Street, Boston, MA

    Coming Attractions: May 20 through June 5 - What Will Light Your Fire
    Arts Fuse critics select the best in film, dance, visual arts, theater, music, and author events for the coming weeks. By The Arts Fuse Staff Film A restoration of this great 1968 revisionist Spaghetti Western. The Italians had no interest in heroism; their westerns flourished in an era seething with cynicism and contempt for government.
    http://artsfuse.org

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