Music & Theater
in Boston, MA (showing 13 - 22 out of 22)

If you’re looking for a fun alternative to the same old movie theater outing – whether with friends or family – take a look at our music & theater options. This area is full of exciting things to do, including theatrical productions and musicals.

Check out our venues below and add some magic to your days. Each listing includes a more detailed description of the venue and the events they host, as well as their name, address, phone number, website, and driving directions.

Lowell Memorial Auditorium

50 E Merrimack S
Lowell, MA 01852   Directions

(866) 722-8881

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Take a look at the entertainment schedule at the Lowell Memorial Auditorium, and you'll see a variety of performances lining the calendar. This versatile venue hosts everything from concerts to plays, sporting events and children's shows like Sesame Street Live!

Museum of Fine Arts Boston

465 Huntington Ave
Boston, MA 02115   Directions

(617) 267-9300

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Housing over 450,000 works of art, the Museum of Fine Arts Boston boasts one of the most extensive art collections in the country. The museum is one of the largest in America and features a wide variety of art, including French impressionist and post-impressionist works, 18th and 19th century American art, imperial Chinese art, the largest collection of Japanese art outside of Japan, and much more. A few of the renowned artists with works in the collection include Renoir, Monet, Van Gogh, and Degas.

Shear Madness

74 Warrenton St
Boston, MA 02116   Directions

(617) 426-5225

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Mystery, comedy and action all come together during a performance of Shear Madness. This “whodunit” mystery incorporates suspense and improvisational humor, and this combination has earned the show plenty of praise; the Boston Globe has named it “Best Comedy of the Year” seven times. Shear Madness holds the Guiness World Record for being the longest running play in the U.S.

Showcase Live

23 Patriot Place
Foxborough, MA 02035   Directions

(508) 543-0609

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Showcase Live hosts entertainment for everyone. From comedy to music, children's theater and other events, there's something on the schedule that you will enjoy. The venue hosts performances by tribute bands and famous musicians spanning all genres, along with renown comedians and theater production companies.

Strand Theatre

543 Columbia Rd
Dorchester, MA 02125   Directions

(617) 635-1403

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See what's going on this month at the Strand Theatre. Cultural events, theater performances, concerts, ballet productions and much more take place here. Since opening in 1918, this theater has been an important fixture on Boston's arts and entertainment scene.

TD Garden

100 Legends Way
Boston, MA 02114   Directions

(617) 624-1050

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See a concert, watch the Celtics dominate the basketball court or catch a family performance like Disney on Ice at the TD Garden. This entertainment venue keeps a packed schedule of events so there's always something to see here.

The Colonial Theatre

111 S St
Pittsfield, MA 01201   Directions

(413) 997-4444

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Get tickets to a performance at The Colonial Theatre. The impressive entertainment venue opened in 1903 and even now, over 100 years later, The Colonial has retained its elaborate architectural features with minimal renovations. The venue hosts a variety of productions including concerts, musicals, and other popular touring performances.

The Wilbur Theatre

246 Tremont St
Boston, MA 02116   Directions

(617) 248-9700

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The Wilbur Theatre brings some of the best names in comedy to its stage. A few comedians featured on the upcoming performance schedule include Kathy Griffin, Kevin Hart, David Spade, Jim Gaffigan, Colin Quinn, Tom Papa, and Tracy Morgan. The theater hosts shows by famous musicians and touring musicals as well.

Wheelock Family Theatre

180 Riverway
Boston, MA 02215   Directions

(617) 879-2300

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The whole family will appreciate the entertainment produced by the Wheelock Family Theatre. Classic stories like Peter Pan, The Sound of Music, Pippi Longstocking, The Wizard of Oz, and Charlotte's Web have wowed audiences here. Keep an eye on the theater's schedule, you never know when your favorite fairytale will come to life!

Xfinity Center

885 S Main St
Mansfield, MA 02048   Directions

(508) 339-2331

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In 2010, Billboard named The Comcast Center “the top-grossing amphitheatre of the decade,” and when you see the impressive list of past performances, it's not hard to see why. The Who, Pearl Jam, Rush, James Taylor, Aerosmith, Jimmy Buffet, and The Allman Brothers Band are just a few artists who've graced the stage at this entertainment venue.

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