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Pilfered Paintings Performance: Festival hopes to catch a thief with walking theater

In the spring of 1990, half a billion dollars worth of art was stolen from Boston’s Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in what remains the world’s biggest art heist. The 13

8 Days A Week

May 7 (Friday) Virtual Architecture Tour — 11:30 a.m., Crystal Bridges Museum via YouTube. Free. 657-2335 or Mother’s May


Live music this week includes John Moreland, Eli Young Band and Anna Meredith. March 13 Eryn Brothers — 9 p.m.,


If the idea of an opera performed in French or Italian is intimidating, Emily Dirks and Perry Chacon want to


“For me, ‘Pronouns’ was inspired by a need in our society to grow,” says Jewel Hayes, co-curator of the new


“It might be tempting, very tempting, to play these characters as imitations of the real deal,” playwright Lucas Hnath says

Advice Goddess

Loot Actually I’m envious of a friend whose boyfriend frequently does nice things for her: bringing her soup when she’s

Risa's Astrology

In this second week of May we have multiple festivals and celebrations encompassing history, culture, the spiritual and the personal.

In The News

What do mouthy puppets with relationship issues have in common with brothers Nick and Nigel Bottom, who are desperate to

Making Ripples

Bancroft leaving column but not her calling Amanda Bancroft Making Ripples Editor’s Note: It is with great sadness we print


Fashion Week showcases designers, boutiques A Drake Field airline hangar was transformed into a runway — a fashion show runway — Nov.


Pie was just an appetizer for Kat Robinson BECCA MARTIN-BROWN Editor’s Note: This is the first in a new

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As for most people, 2020 offered the Little Craft Show’s Monica Diodati some of the steepest challenges she had ever

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