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Arts educators and advocates are concerned that there will be little oversight for the implementation of a statewide initiative that started in 2017 to improve arts education and of a...
As On Point hosts Meghna Chakrabarti and David Folkenflik prepare to take over, we decided to survey our shows from the summer so far and pull out some our favorites.
Plus, Fisherman’s Feast, 108-year-old North End tradition, and a film series at the MFA featuring only strong female leads.
When I first saw Paul Verhoeven’s “Showgirls” on its calamitous opening night back in 1995, I never could have ever imagined anybody would still be talking about it 23 years...
The performance is meant to move you, but also unsettle you. And the story of some of these whales is alarming.
In this special episode, we team up with some of our pals for an awesome mash-up of fun! Featuring Circle Round, Wow In The World, Story Pirates, Brains On, But...
He is coming to Boston from Minnesota, where he served as the artistic director of the Minneapolis Music Company and the Spotlight Series at the MacPhail Center for Music.
Seeking to bring various underrepresented cultures together, Picó Picante is not just an anchor of POC and Queer nightlife in Boston. It's a place to exhale.
Jen Silverman's "Dangerous House" takes on the horrors of "corrective rape."
This kinder, gentler Republicanism isn’t in the immediate offing, writes Rich Barlow. But leaders have upended party orthodoxy before.
Known by her graffiti name Imagine, Shrestha has emerged as a creative force in Boston, with a street art style that reflects her Nepalese culture, while fusing traditional graffiti styles...
William Corbett, an award-winning poet with ties to Harvard and MIT, died Friday after a battle with pancreatic cancer.
Japanese artist Fujiko Nakaya has created five mist sculptures that dot Boston's Emerald Necklace Conservancy.
Spike Lee has made a lot of great films but never one that has felt so urgent and crucial to the current moment, writes critic Sean Burns.
Weezer's rendition of Africa, which as a very unique origin story, has been all over pop radio stations this summer. But, in our opinion, it's just not a very good...
One artist pushing for more private-sector support for the arts says he's concerned long-established arts institutions could be under threat.
Next year's Academy Awards will see some major changes, including a new category. Some winners will also not be aired live.
Arts and cultural organizations drive tourism, retain local dollars, and attract new dollars to main streets and downtown districts, writes Matt Wilson.
New statistics showing a steep and sudden reversal in gender parity at the Boston Review, a New England literary institution, are raising questions about the status of women at the...
From fog sculptures to a tap dance festival, here's what's happening this weekend.