Jan 30 – Mar 25 all-day New Art Center
The Newest Romantics: Sculptors of Botanical Photography, a group exhibition curated by Jamilee Lacy, features artists working with photographic imagery and objects depicting botanical still lifes, landscapes and environments. On view in New Art Center’s[...]
Feb 27 @ 2:00 pm Newton Free Library
Listen to a story, sing some songs and make a craft. For kids ages 2 to 4. Space is limited. Tickets will be available ½ hour before the program at the desk in the Children’s[...]
Mar 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Boston Public Library
Andrea Lyman sings familiar show tunes from her Broadway Lady show. Audiences are invited to join in the singing or sit back and listen. Andrea will also tell stories and add a bit of history[...]
Mar 2 @ 7:00 pm Newton Free Library
The joy of photography is what brings together members of the Newton Camera Club. Their annual print exhibit showcases some of the best work produced by club members, with a variety of photographic subjects and[...]
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Hajosy Arts
A day of paper marbling. We’ll focus on “Ebru”, the Turkish form of paper marbling. Whether beginner or advanced, all aspects of the process will be covered. Each participant will have their own vat. All[...]
Mar 4 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm Integrarte Arts
Taught by Kathy Hassinger, Artistic Director of Dance Currents, Inc. Clothing: Please dress in comfortable dance clothes. Bare feet, slippers or jazz shoes are acceptable. Ages: Open Class (Teenagers through Adults).After a brief warm-up you[...]
Mar 4 @ 2:00 pm Newton Free Library
Join us for a workshop on creating mini-comics! Get started drawing and publishing your own comics. Learn some tricks of visual storytelling through collaborative drawing games. Comic artist Dan Moynihan will facilitate. Open to ages[...]
Mar 4 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Newton Free Library
Lori Lander tries to portray the daily rhythms of women across the world as they work in markets and rice fields and as they take part in local festivals. She is particularly drawn to the[...]
Mar 5 @ 2:00 pm Newton Free Library
Winner of the Boston Folk Festival’s Songwriter Contest, Molly Pinto Madigan is a young songwriter who has earned praise for her angelic voice. Filled with smoke and roses, heartbreak, beauty and unrelenting hope, her songs[...]
Mar 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Andover Newton Theological School-Wilson Chapel
The faculty of Suzuki School of Newton presents its annual faculty concert, with a variety of music and styles in solo and chamber performances. All proceeds benefit the Scholarship Fund.
Mar 11 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Newton Chinese Center at City hall
Saturday, March 11, 2017 Newton Chinese Cultural festival 10am-2pm, Newton City Hall, Free to the public Presented by: Chinese American Association of Newton (CAAN), Newton Chinese Language School (NCLS), Great Boston Chinese Cultural Association (GBCCA)[...]
Mar 11 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm Integrarte Arts
Taught by Kathy Hassinger, Artistic Director of Dance Currents, Inc. Clothing: Please dress in comfortable dance clothes. Bare feet, slippers or jazz shoes are acceptable. Ages: Open Class (Teenagers through Adults).After a brief warm-up you[...]
Mar 12 @ 3:00 pm Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds
As hard cider becomes more popular as a craft beverage, we return to its earliest days in America. Favored by colonists who wanted to avoid potentially dangerous drinking water, cider fueled Puritans as well as[...]
Mar 12 @ 3:00 pm St. Paul's Church in Brookline
Czech Masters is our theme on  March 12. Janáček’s “Pohádka” is combined with  Dvořák’s Piano Quartet No. 1 in D and a wonderful, rarely-heard piano quintet by Martinů for an inspiring and folkloric concert that also includes[...]
Mar 12 @ 3:00 pm Church of the Holy Name
Mozart’s Requiem is one of the most popular works in the choral repertoire. This masterpiece offers a sweep of exceptional emotional range and power. The chorus and orchestra is under the direction of David Carrier.[...]
Mar 16 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm Performing Arts Center at Newton North High School
Winner of nine Tony Awards when it debuted in 1964, Fiddler on the Roof is the brainchild of Broadway legends, Jerome Robbins and Harold Prince; songwriters, Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick; and bookwriter, Joseph Stein.[...]
Mar 17 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm Performing Arts Center at Newton North High School
Winner of nine Tony Awards when it debuted in 1964, Fiddler on the Roof is the brainchild of Broadway legends, Jerome Robbins and Harold Prince; songwriters, Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick; and bookwriter, Joseph Stein.[...]
Mar 18 @ 2:30 pm Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds
The Foggy Mountain Consort mixes old instruments with contemporary ones, along with old styles in a fresh approach, in their bluegrass and traditional North American rhythms. This unusual band also performs early music, long forgotten[...]
Mar 18 @ 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm United Parish of Auburndale
Solo performances by students of the Suzuki School of Newton, featuring a variety of instrument that may include violin, viola, cello, string bass, piano, flute, guitar, and harp.
Mar 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Newton Cultural Center at City Hall
Shake off the winter blues with Caribbean Rythym. Dance to Calypso, Reggae, Soca music and Rap – then cool down with opera. Featuring DJ Evolution, D’Allegero, Island Gospel Vibes. With special guest star Olga Lisovskaya.
Mar 18 @ 7:30 pm Second Church in Newton
The newly rediscovered solo fantasies for Viol by Georg Philipp Telemann served up alongside solo fantasies for flute, violin and harpsichord, with a Paris Quartet for dessert Laura Jeppesen and Douglas Kelley – viol, Mary[...]
Mar 18 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm Performing Arts Center at Newton North High School
Winner of nine Tony Awards when it debuted in 1964, Fiddler on the Roof is the brainchild of Broadway legends, Jerome Robbins and Harold Prince; songwriters, Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick; and bookwriter, Joseph Stein.[...]
Mar 18 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm Lindsey Chapel
Erotic love, satiric humor and youthful zest from the Middle Ages to the present! From Behind the Caravan: Songs of Hâfez, is an “exotic, thrilling, evocative work” [CBC] by American composer Abbie Betinis, on texts by the Persian[...]
Mar 19 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Performing Arts Center at Newton North High School
Winner of nine Tony Awards when it debuted in 1964, Fiddler on the Roof is the brainchild of Broadway legends, Jerome Robbins and Harold Prince; songwriters, Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick; and bookwriter, Joseph Stein.[...]
Mar 19 @ 2:30 pm Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds
Spanning more than 350 years, the stories of the women who lived at the Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds illuminate women’s experiences from the Native people and first European settlers through the revolution and early republic,[...]
Mar 19 @ 3:15 pm – 5:45 pm Scandinavian Living Center
Solo performances by students of the Suzuki School of Newton, featuring a variety of instrument that may include violin, viola, cello, string bass, piano, flute, guitar, and harp.
Mar 19 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Eliot Church of Newton
Erotic love, satiric humor and youthful zest from the Middle Ages to the present! From Behind the Caravan: Songs of Hâfez, is an “exotic, thrilling, evocative work” [CBC] by American composer Abbie Betinis, on texts by the Persian[...]
Mar 19 @ 7:30 pm MIT, Killian Hall
Please join us for a special concert at MIT’s Killian Hall. Featuring: Soovin Kim & Bayla Keyes, violin; Marcus Thompson, Lila Brown, Kim Kashkashian & Dimitri Murrath, viola; Marcy Rosen, cello; Ya-Fei Chuang, piano. Performing:[...]
Mar 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Hajosy Arts
A day experimenting with paper marbling. We’ll focus on Turkish-style marbling. This method, “Ebru”, can produce lovely figurative designs of fish, flowers, birds. and abstract shapes or go with the traditional combed patterns. Your floating[...]
Mar 25 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Scandinavian Living Center
Piano performances by the faculty and advanced piano students of the Suzuki School of Newton.
Mar 25 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm First Baptist Church
Join New Philharmonia for our second subscription concerts of the season. We’ll be welcoming legendary Bassist Edwin Barker to the stage for Eduard Tubin’s Concerto for Double Bass before finishing the night off with fireworks[...]
Mar 26 all-day Second Church
This rollicking program features a little of everything, including Beethoven’s Symphony No. 1 conducted by local favorite Scott Allen Jarrett, wild romantic horn antics featuring Grand Harmonie co-founder and principal horn Yoni Kahn, a pirate-themed[...]
Mar 26 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm First Baptist Church, Newton
Join New Philharmonia for our second subscription concerts of the season. We’ll be welcoming legendary Bassist Edwin Barker to the stage for Eduard Tubin’s Concerto for Double Bass before finishing the night off with fireworks[...]
Mar 30 @ 7:00 pm Newton Free Library
Coco Chanel famously said that “fashion is architecture: it is a matter of proportions.” In this presentation, Jill Carey, curator of the Lasell Fashion Collection and an associate professor and at Lasell College, explores architectural[...]
Apr 1 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm Newton City Hall and other locations
Find fabulous art & crafts at locations all across Newton, including Newton City Hall. Paintings, Jewelry, Photography, Ceramics & more!  #newtonartsfestival
Apr 2 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm Newton City Hall and other locations
Find fabulous art & crafts at locations all across Newton, including Newton City Hall. Paintings, Jewelry, Photography, Ceramics & more!  #newtonartsfestival
Apr 2 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm Highland Jazz @ Newton South High School
Popular Newton pianist and vocalist Paul Broadnax and his regular sidemen, Peter Kontrimas (bass) and Les Harris Jr(drummer) highlight the opening of 2017 Newton Arts Festival joined by special guests. local favorite,vocalist Eula Lawrence, and[...]
Apr 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm New Art Center
Presented by the International Encaustic Artists and the New Art Center in Newton. This exhibition explores the riddle of living, the struggle to be content with the moment, with what is. Encaustic painting lends itself[...]
Apr 8 @ 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm United Parish of Auburndale
Solo performances by students of the Suzuki School of Newton, featuring a variety of instrument that may include violin, viola, cello, string bass, piano, flute, guitar, and harp.
Apr 8 @ 6:30 pm Newton Free Library
Our annual Spring Fling Gala to support the Newton Free Library.  #newtonartsfestival  
Apr 8 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Newton City Hall Auditorium
Boston’s Premiere Living Blues Legend, Ms. Toni Lynn Washington, celebrates a lifetime of music. She will be accompanied by a talented group of Blues professionals, led by long-time Newton resident, musician and teacher, Paul Speidel.[...]
Apr 8 @ 7:30 pm Second Church in Newton
Rare and Unknown Sonatas from the Duplex Genius Collection by Johann Christoph Petz, the best Baroque Composer that you have never heard of. Susanna Ogata and Jesse Irons – violin, Douglas Kelley – viola da[...]
Apr 9 @ 3:15 pm – 5:45 pm Scandinavian Living Center
Solo performances by students of the Suzuki School of Newton, featuring a variety of instrument that may include violin, viola, cello, string bass, piano, flute, guitar, and harp.
Apr 9 @ 4:00 pm Riemer-Goldstein Theater, JCC Newton
Newton Family Singers, in collaboration with Team Believe, presents…”One Voice”. A Concert Benefiting Best Buddies.
Apr 15 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm Newton City Hall
Road Race on Saturday, April 15, for ages 8-80 including Family Fun Walk. Lots of fun for the whole family just before the running of the Boston Marathon.
Apr 16 @ 4:00 pm Wilson chapel
Program includes music for Soprano, Guitar and String Sextet. Gomes: Sonata for String Quartet Villa-Lobos: Prelude No.2 Villa-Lobos: Two Floresta Songs Jobim/Chopin/Moreira: Popular Songs Villa-Lobos: Two Choros for violin and cello Baden-Powell: Samba em Preludio[...]
Apr 22 @ 7:00 pm Newton Cultural Center at City Hall
Internationall renowned singers – newton’s own Olga Lisovskaya, soprano, and Austrian bass-baritone, Rupert Bergman, perform a program of arias, duets and songs by Austrian, Hungarian, Polish, Ukranian and American composers. A few surprise guest artists[...]
Apr 23 @ 3:00 pm St. Paul's Church in Brookline
We will end our season with a meditation on time and life on April 23. We have named this concert “Time Regained” as we explore Messiaen’s ethereally beautiful meditation on war and paradise, “Quartet for[...]
Apr 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Newton Cultural Center
A greater Boston men’s chorus singing four-part harmony since 1908 #newtonartsfestival
Apr 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:45 pm War Memorial Auditorium, Newton City Hall
Now in its 109th year, the men’s chorus will perform works of J.S. Bach, Johannes Pache, Vaughn Williams, works by African-American composers: Ellington, Coleridge-Taylor, Cook and others, songs from WWI, marking the US entry into[...]
Apr 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm John M. Barry Boys and Girls Club of Newton
Please join us as the Club opens its doors to artists, educators and the community to celebrate Arts Week 2017. The art exhibition will feature works in all medium from our members and staff. Highlighted[...]
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm New Art Center
Presented as part of the New Art Center’s “Curatorial Opportunity Program”, curator workshops feature presentations by curators about their projects and approaches to curating contemporary art, and invite participants to engage in dialogue about curatorial[...]
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm John M. Barry Boys and Girls Club of Newton
The Boys and Girls here at the Club have been acting out a lot this year; in Theater Class, that is! Come see them perform in their favorite warm-ups, theater games and short sketches. They’ll[...]
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm Newton Cultural Center at City Hall (War Memorial Auditorium)
Join a team of singers from the Boston Association of Cabaret Artists for a wonderful evening of song, from jazz standards to Broadway to the Great American songbook to popular favorites. No matter the genre,[...]
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm Lasell College Athletic Center
See the future of fashion!  Lasell College undergraduate design students create all of the garments in the department’s annual Runway Fashion Show.  Fashion Show Production classes plan, organize and produce this professional runway production. #newtonartsfestival
Apr 29 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Newton City Hall
Join Willow Flute Ensemble for an enjoyable hour of music for children. We’ll start with an introduction to the flute family, including piccolo, concert flute, alto, and bass flutes. We’ll then play “My Dog Pooh”,[...]
Apr 29 @ 7:00 pm Lasell College Athletic Center
Watch the flagship event for Lasell College fashion majors.  Senior Collections individually showcases the line of each senior Design major. The show is produced by the Fashion Show Production classes and will feature twenty designers[...]
Apr 30 all-day Around Newton Headquarters at Newton City Hall
A Day of Community Service. 1000 residents volunteers at 80 different locations. Project registration begins late February 2017. Volunteer Registration a month later. #newtonartsfestival
Apr 30 @ 3:00 pm First Baptist Church
New Phil’s Spring Family Concert will explore all sorts of musical characters — from the instruments of the orchestra, to the personalities in the music of Edward Elgar, to the magic the students of the[...]
Apr 30 @ 3:00 pm Newton Highlands Congregational Church, Great Hall
Music for Food & The Conservatory at Highlands presents a concert to benefit Centre Street Food Pantry. The event features soprano and double bass duo, Departure Duo, and Conservatory students inspired to do their part[...]
Apr 30 @ 7:30 pm New England Conservatory, Williams Hall
We hope you will join us for our season finale! We have a wonderful lineup of music for you to enjoy. The concert will feature: Borromeo Quartet; Eliot Fisk, guitar; Paula Robison, flute. Performing: J.[...]
May 1 @ 12:00 pm 9 Newton Locations
Chairwoman Maria Beatriz Arvelo will again place pianos in Newton Center, Newton Highlands, West Newton, Auburndale, Newtonville, The Street, Chestnut Hill, Newton Upper Falls, Waban and Nonantum, for the enjoyment of all #newtonartsfestival
May 1 @ 7:00 pm Newton Free Library
Join us for a mother-daughter conversation with Sonya and Amy Kurzweil. A book signing will follow with copies of Amy’s book, Flying Couch. This event is part of the 2017 Newton Festival of the Arts.[...]
May 3 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Scandinavian Living Center, Nordic Hall
Join us for the third annual program of Newton residents sharing their stories and memories. Sad, funny, wistful and true—you will hear it all. This event is cosponsored by Historic Newton, Lasell Village, Newton at[...]
May 4 @ 7:00 pm Newton Free Library
The public is welcome to attend the opening reception for this art show in the Gallery. Eli Portman’s work focuses on decay and the way we remember things and forget others. He uses dynamic pen[...]
May 5 @ 7:00 pm West Suburban YMCA
Come by the YMCA to check out a lineup of diverse and talented local Newton singers and bands! #newtonartsfestival
May 5 @ 8:00 pm Newton Theatre Company at Newton Cultural Center Auditorium
Newton Theatre Company presents Moliere’s “The Bourgeois Gentleman” or “The Would-Be Hipster,” a hilarious comedy with an updated disco-themed twist! The play intermingles music, dance and song as Mr. Jourdain tries to be the coolest[...]
May 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Newton Cultural Center
An event of Boston Art Week sponsored by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, 11 a.m. Curator Talk and Poetry Reading, plus a guided tour of the exhibition, which will be located on the grounds and in[...]
May 6 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Waban Library Center
Tim Ray 1pm and Dayramir Gonzalez 2pm Perhaps best known as long-time pianist for Lyle Lovett, Tim Ray’s wide-ranging skills as a soloist and accompanist have afforded him the opportunity to perform with legendary performers[...]
May 6 @ 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm United Parish of Auburndale
Solo performances by students of the Suzuki School of Newton, featuring a variety of instrument that may include violin, viola, cello, string bass, piano, flute, guitar, and harp.
May 6 @ 8:00 pm Newton Theatre Company at Newton Cultural Center Auditorium
Newton Theatre Company presents Moliere’s “The Bourgeois Gentleman” or “The Would-Be Hipster,” a hilarious comedy with an updated disco-themed twist! The play intermingles music, dance and song as Mr. Jourdain tries to be the coolest[...]
May 7 @ 2:00 pm Newton Free Library
Crowes Pasture, the acoustic duo of Monique Byrne and Andy Rogovin, will play traditional and original folk music. This event is part of the 2017 Newton Festival of the Arts. #newtonartsfestival
May 7 @ 2:00 pm Newton Theatre Company at Newton Cultural Center Auditorium
Newton Theatre Company presents Moliere’s “The Bourgeois Gentleman” or “The Would-Be Hipster,” a hilarious comedy with an updated disco-themed twist! The play intermingles music, dance and song as Mr. Jourdain tries to be the coolest[...]
May 7 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm Highland Jazz@Newton South
A Festival Highlight: Highland Jazz closes its Sunday@South series showcasing some of Newton’s best jazz artists in ensemble groupings. Vocalists Dominique Eade and Lisa Thorsen along with saxophonist Allan Chase and drummer George Schuller are[...]
May 7 @ 3:15 pm – 5:45 pm Scandinavian Living Center
Solo performances by students of the Suzuki School of Newton, featuring a variety of instrument that may include violin, viola, cello, string bass, piano, flute, guitar, and harp. #newtonartsfestival
May 12 @ 7:30 pm Newton Cultural Center, City Hall
Spend a thrilling evening with good and evil operatic heroes and heroines. Opera arias, duets, trios and quartets from Don Giovanni, Rigoletto, Lucia de Lammermoor, Carmen, Demon, Iolanta, as well as from Commonwealth Lyric Theater’s[...]
May 13 all-day Newton Center Green
Performances by members of Newton dance and music schools. Juried craft booths. Kiddie amusement rides. #newtonartsfestival
May 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Waban Library Center
Alan Rowe 1pm and Dominique Eade 2pm Jazz master Alan Rowe returns again this year to perform his energetic, hard-swinging compositions, sensitive ballads, and soulful improvisations. A special treat at 2pm, vocalist Dominique Eade. Music[...]
May 13 @ 7:30 pm Jewish Community Center
Now in its fourth year, this is an inspiring evening of entertainment featuring 10 finalist acts that have been chosen by the public to compete for over $1,500 in prize money and the honor of[...]
May 13 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm Lindsey Chapel in Emmanuel Church
French baroque song and dance, sacred and profane, from the time of Louis Quatorze, the Sun King. Featuring an entertainment by Mlle. Laurent, a cantata by Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre, a grand Te Deum by Antonia Bembo, and[...]
May 13 @ 8:00 pm Second Church in Newton
David Carrier, Music Director:    “Triumph and Homecoming”    Schubert, Mirjams Siegesgesang; Brahms, An die Heimat; Copland, Old American Songs newtonartsfestival
May 13 @ 8:00 pm First Baptist Church
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May 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Newton Center Green
A celebration in art, dance, music, food, craft of the diverse heritages and ethnic origins of Newton’s citizens. Share the richness of your ethnic heritage. Contact the Cultural Affairs Office 617-796-1540 to participate. #newtonartsfestival
May 14 @ 2:00 pm Newton Free Library
The Newton Free Library will host a concert as part of the Newton Festival of the Arts.  This event is part of the 2017 Newton Festival of the Arts. #newtonartsfestival
May 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Eliot Church of Newton
French baroque song and dance, sacred and profane, from the time of Louis Quatorze, the Sun King. Featuring an entertainment by Mlle. Laurent, a cantata by Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre, a grand Te Deum by Antonia Bembo, and[...]
May 17 @ 7:00 pm Newton Free Library
If you’ve never been to a “story slam,” then you will love it! Friends and neighbors take turns presenting their stories. Anyone who attends can (but is not required to) throw their name in a[...]
May 18 @ 7:00 pm Gregorian Rugs and Carpets
Genie Ware, Executive Director #newtonartsfestival
May 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm New Art Center
The Creative Process is the New Art Center’s annual student and faculty exhibition presented in honor of Andrew and Jean Dibner.  The exhibition features work by artists of all ages, representing the outstanding quality of[...]
May 19 @ 6:18 pm – 7:18 pm Newton Cultural Center, City Hall
Founded in St. Petersburg, Russia by its artistic director, pianist Yelena Neplok, the Nigun Chamber Ensemble was the first ensemble of top musicians in St. Petersburg devoted to the performance of Jewish folk and art[...]
May 20 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm All Newton Music School
Music in May brings our community together to participate in classical and popular music performances, musical theater shows, outdoor rock band concerts and more. Pizza, Cotton Candy, Popcorn, Italian Ice are available and be sure[...]
May 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm New Art Center
See description May 19 #newtonartsfestival
May 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Waban Library Center
On May 20th at 1pm, Alexei Tsiganov and Nina Ott & Chris Lopes Trio. Russian born Alexei Tsiganov will perform at 1pm. His jaw-dropping artistry and innovation embrace a multitude of styles including Classical, Latin,[...]
May 20 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm First Baptist Church, Newton
Join us for our season finale as New Phil wraps up the 2016-2017 season with Brahms and Elgar! We’ll be joined on stage by Alexander Velinzon for Brahms’s legendary Violin Concerto before we put a[...]
May 21 all-day Newton Highlands Congregational Church
Selmadanse, Creationdance, Thillai Fine Arts Academy and Dance Currents perform pieces from their repertory in the beautiful hall of Newton Highlands Congregational Church. An afternoon of well performed dance and music with a reception afterwards.[...]
May 21 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Waban Village Center
2017 marks the thirteenth year for Waban Village Day which includes rides, activities, and entertainment for all ages. The Family FUN RUN is a 5K and Children are allowed to use scooters and bikes on[...]
May 21 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Historic Newton’s annual House Tour features a select group of remarkable Newton homes and non-commercial properties that showcase excellence in historic preservation, restoration and creative modern interpretation.  Visit properties that represent a broad range of[...]
May 21 @ 2:00 pm Newton Free Library
Suzuki School of Newton advanced students will give a showcase. This event is part of the 2017 Newton Festival of the Arts. #newtonartsfestival
May 21 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm First Baptist Church, Newton
Join us for our season finale as New Phil wraps up the 2016-2017 season with Brahms and Elgar! We’ll be joined on stage by Alexander Velinzon for Brahms’s legendary Violin Concerto before we put a[...]
May 22 @ 7:00 pm Newton Free Library
Join us for the annual spring program produced and hosted by Students for a Greener World (SGW), Green Newton’s student group! At this lively presentation, students of all ages from Newton schools will demonstrate how[...]
May 28 @ 3:00 pm Newton North High School
Join the City of Newton’s Memorial Day Observations #newtonartsfestival
Jun 3 @ 11:30 am – Jun 4 @ 2:30 am The Street
Rain date Sunday, June 4 #newtonartsfestival
Jun 3 @ 7:00 pm First Baptist Church
Music of the Court of Charles II of England featuring compositions by Henry Purcell, John Blow and the “Court Wits”.  Musicians and singers, Masters and Doctoral candidates at Boston University School of Music, approximately the[...]
Jun 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Newton Cultural Center Auditorium
The Monologue Project is a powerful theatrical piece composed of monologues written and performed by Newton North and Newton South minority students. Admission is free, talk-back after the performance. #newtonartsfestival
Jun 8 @ 7:09 pm – 8:09 pm Showcase SuperLux
Host: Allison Yee, WS Development and Rebecca Stein, Showcase SuperLux at The Street, Chestnut Hill.  Join Newton’s cultural community in celebrating all that they do to enrich our lives. #newtonartsfestival
Jun 10 @ 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm United Parish of Auburndale
Solo performances by students of the Suzuki School of Newton, featuring a variety of instrument that may include violin, viola, cello, string bass, piano, flute, guitar, and harp. #newtonartsfestival
Jun 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Temple Emanuel
For our season finale, Artistic Director Joshua Jacobson and the Zamir Chorale of Boston, along with orchestra, will perform music from the ancient Sephardic Psalmody, Leonard Bernstein’s Chichester Psalms, as well as stunning settings by[...]
Jun 18 @ 3:15 pm – 5:45 pm Scandinavian Living Center
Solo performances by students of the Suzuki School of Newton, featuring a variety of instrument that may include violin, viola, cello, string bass, piano, flute, guitar, and harp.
Jul 4 all-day July 4th Celebration
All Day Celebration with Amusement Rides, craft booths, music. 6pm Bring picnic dinner or enjoy holiday foods from vendors and dance to the music of a fabulous band. Fireworks at 9pm.
Aug 26 – Sep 2 all-day Burning Man
Gnomon is a swing-powered optical device that converts sunlight to animation using only occlusion.