Theater & Arts
Two Gentlemen of Verona

Shakespeare on the Common: Backstage Access from La Vie

Nothing quite says "VIP" like a backstage pass. Some might associate that experience only with rock bands and pop stars. But this month guests at the...


Imagination Movers Show

Outside the Box Festival: Fun for the Whole Family

Swim team already starting to lose its luster? The kids (not to mention you) are in luck: Boston's first Outside the Box Festival has arrived - and...



Walter Sickert and the Army of Broken Toys will perform at Outside The Box. Photo credit: Outside The Box

Looking for Summer Fun in Boston? Think “Outside The Box.”

Boston-area residents have absolutely no excuse to be bored in mid-July, as the first annual Outside the Box festival will feature more than 200...


Bad Rabbits

Rise of the Boston Bands: Bad Rabbits Rock City Hall

When I first saw the lineup for the Boston Calling music festival in City Hall Plaza, I admit my eye went straight to the headliners: fun. on Saturday...



Provincetown

Cape Escape: Three Months and Three Destinations for One Good Time

A Boston to Cape Cod getaway? Sounds like summer. But when to go and what to do? Excellent question. We've handpicked three months' worth of events from...


Denzel Washington Training Day

Calling All Film Junkies: Movies Shooting in Boston This Summer

Boston film buffs who count celeb-watching as a favorite pasttime can rejoice, as there should be enough A-list actors in the city this summer to keep...



DTX

Downtown Crossing Gets the Chronicle Treatment

Here at The Voice, we’ve been telling you for months that Downtown Crossing is the place to be in Boston, whether you’re seeking an evening of entertainment or a great place to live. More and more, people are taking note. C...


St. Paul Cathedral

Transformed: New Pediment Highlights Historic Cathedral

A drab gray, stone building doesn't usually convey the vibe that it is a warm, fuzzy, welcoming place to visit in Boston. And when that building is a...



Wilbur Theatre

Wilbur Theatre Emerges as a Music and Comedy Hotspot in Downtown Boston

There aren't many places where you can see legendary hip hop collective Wu-Tang Clan perform under the glow of a giant chandelier. The Wilbur Theatre...


Summer Returns to Summer Street

Downtown Crossing Block Parties Ring in Summer

The Downtown Crossing Block Parties are back! After months of being cooped up inside, the weather is finally inching towards being reliably nice, and...