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Gordon Michaels Presents Where There’s Fire There’s Smoke


Event Date: 
Thu, 04/26/2012 - 19:00

YUM: A Taste of Immigrant City

Performance Hall

The YUM Celebration asks, are you hungry for something different? Sample delicious tastes from participating immigrant-run Somerville restaurants, and meet friends new and old at a fun and satisfying benefit for The Welcome Project. Enjoy food from Ethiopia, Mexico, the Mediterranean, Thailand, Nepal and more. Admission includes culinary tastes from YUM restaurants and live entertainment from around the world.

Admission: $35 in advance, $40 at the door

Event Date: 
Wed, 04/25/2012 - 18:30

Stories of Love and Pain for the Earth


Stories of love and pain for the Earth is performed by True Story Theater, a 10-year-old local improvisational theater company. A five-person ensemble will honor each story told by audience volunteers through the power of improvisatory drama, music, and movement. The stories shared will magically be brought to life through exploration of this important common theme celebrating our precious planet.

$10-15 sliding scale admission

Event Date: 
Sun, 04/22/2012 - 19:00

Richard Cambridge's Poetry Theatre


Now in its 36th year, Richard Cambridge's Poetry Theatre features the original work of artists and poets. Richard Cambridge’s poetry and theater productions address controversial themes on the American political landscape. His poetry has appeared in The Paterson Literary Review, Nantucket Journal, Asheville Poetry Review and others.

Admission: $10

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/20/2012 - 19:30

Playtime with Knucklebones

Performance Hall

Playtime with Knucklebones is a great opportunity for children, dads, moms, and caregivers to be active in the beautiful Arts at the Armory Performance Hall. Knucklebones bring the toys, teachers and FUN! Special musical, literary, and activity-based workshops will be held each week.

Admission: $7/child, $10/family

Event Date: 
Thu, 04/19/2012 - 10:00

The First and Last Word Poetry Series


Hosted by Harris Gardner and Gloria Mindock, this well-respected and long running poetry series features local poets sharing their work. The event also features live music during the open mic portion of the program.

Admission: $4

Event Date: 
Tue, 04/17/2012 - 18:00

Hope Roth Third Monday Residency


Hope Roth is a local singer-songwriter who writes personal but quirky songs with catchy melodies. Her songs aim to capture a moment or a mood, to take something difficult or painful and turn it into something beautiful. You may find yourself humming her melodies long after you have turned your stereo off. Her songs might get stuck in your head, but you will be glad to have them there.

Admission: $5

Event Date: 
Mon, 04/16/2012 - 19:30

Drill Hall Flea Market

Join us for our bi-monthly flea market packed to the brim with collectibles, antiques and the like.

Event Date: 
Sun, 04/15/2012 - 10:00
Thu, 03/29/2012 - 10:00

For the Sake of the Song: Presents a tribute to Ryan Adams


Event Date: 
Sat, 04/14/2012 - 19:30

Somerville Winter Farmer's Market

Performance Hall

Don’t miss one of the best winter farmer’s markets around! Over 20 vendors each week sell fresh produce, fruits, meats, fish, baked goods, cheese, dairy, beverages and more. This week features live music by Karen Grenier, a food demo by Robert Grant from Blue Room, and face painting by Elizabeth Stone. The Boston Food Swap will also be on hand to talk about their efforts to promote locally grown food.

free admission

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/14/2012 - 09:30
Sat, 04/21/2012 - 09:30
Sat, 04/28/2012 - 09:30


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Established by Aaron Richmond in 1938, the Series has evolved into New England's major presenting organization with over 100 performance and outreach activities annually.