What's Hot in the City this weekend?

It’s all about comedy, concerts & theatre this weekend in Boston. Here’s a look at what’s hot in the city!

Conceptual artist Jonas riveting in Reanimation

Reanimation, a performance and film by renowned conceptual artist Joan Jonas, is an hour-long work of music, movement and video that conjures an actual phenomenon: an endangered Arctic, where loss of snow and ice from global warming threatens ancient habitats.

Actor Jeffrey Wright pushes the boundaries in varied roles

Critically-acclaimed Jeffrey Wright continually pushes the boundaries of his craft with inspiring and celebrated performances in an illustrious career that has spanned the worlds of theatre, film and television. On the big screen, Wright was most recently seen in Jim ...

Director Gina Prince-Bythewood brings black love to the screen

Director Gina Prince-Bythewood, who wrote and directed the feature Beyond The Lights, said the inspiration for the movie started as a desire to direct a love story and a music film.

Massachusetts Governor Deval L. Patrick and Debra Miller, Whittier Board Chair, Honored for Outstanding Community Leadership

Dr. Bobby Jones, Grammy-Award Winning Gospel Artist, to Host Whittier Street Health Center’s 12th Annual International Gospel Benefit Concert, Berklee Performance Center

Raffle to win a pair of tickets to Blind Boys of Alabama

The Blind Boys of Alabama are an American treasure. Known for crossing multiple musical boundaries with their remarkable interpretations of everything from traditional gospel favorites to contemporary spiritual material, including songs by writers such as Prince and Tom Waits, the ...

‘Whiplash’ spins tale of abusive music teacher

Andrew Neyman (Miles Teller) gets more than he bargained for when he enters the hallowed halls of mythical Shaffer Conservatory, ending up under the thumb of Terence Fletcher (J.K. Simmons), an impatient perfectionist with a twisted teaching method.

What's Hot in the City this weekend

Don’t miss R&B and jazz singer Melissa Bolling this Saturday at the Beat Hotel - and other hot shows.

Director exposes family secret in ‘Little White Lie‘

Director Lacey Schwartz documents her discovery of her black roots in her film, Little White Lie

‘Rosewater’ tells the story of Journalist imprisoned in Iran

Imprisoned in solitary confinement for 118 days in Tehran’s Evin Prison, journalist Maziar Bahari’s true story comes to light in the film ‘Rosewater.’

Gugu Mbatha-Raw brings depth to ‘Beyond The Lights’

Honored this past October with the “Emerging Icon” award from Elle Magazine at the celebration for their 21st annual “Women in Hollywood” issue, Gugu Mbatha-Raw is an actress on the rise.

What's Hot in the City this first weekend of November?

It’s all about music and comedy this weekend in Boston. Here’s a look at what’s hot in the city!

Latin jazz giant Eddie Palmieri heading to Rockport

Latin jazz pianist Eddie Palmieri discusses his career as a Latin jazz pioneer in a Banner interview.

Comics Come Home event celebrates 20th anniversary.

Billed as “the longest running comedy benefit in America,” Comics Come Home has been raising money through laughter for The Cam Neely Foundation for Cancer Care for 20 years.

Actor Jeannette Bayardelle returns to ART in Shida

The multi-talented actress, singer and composer Jeannette Bayardelle returns to the American Repertory Theatre in her one-woman show titled Shida.