Art is subjective, but we think we can objectively say that Massachusetts has the best art in the entire solar system. After all, it’s home to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, one of the world’s most impressive collections of fine art; Mass MoCA, the country’s most fertile site for large scale new art; and the “small but big” Worcester Art and Fitchburg Art Museums. Plus, there’s a whole museum of bad art, and one that’s free if your name is Isabella. Wake up your soul at the Jacob’s Pillow dance festival, catch yourself clapping inappropriately loud for the world famous Boston Symphony Orchestra or banging your head (in a good way) in the birthplace of hardcore punk. And don’t leave without experiencing some drama (also in a good way) at one of our amazing theaters, from The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center in The Berkshires to Worcester’s majestic Hanover Theatre to Boston’s storied theater district. You can also visit the Massachusetts Cultural Council website for more information on the arts in Massachusetts.

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  • Shakespeare & Company, Lenox

  • Cyclorama, Boston

  • Gallows Hill Museum /Theatre +
    174 saves

    Gallows Hill Museum /Theatre

    Salem

  • Firehouse Center for the Arts +
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    Firehouse Center for the Arts

    Newburyport

  • Gloucester Stage Company +
    3 saves

    Gloucester Stage Company

    Gloucester

  • Theatre III +
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    Theatre III

    West Acton

  • History Alive!

    Salem

    Experience the trial of Bridget Bishop who has been accused of witchcraft. Audience serves as the jury. Performing since 1992, History... more

    + 16 saves
  • North Shore Music Theatre

    Beverly

    Since 1955, NSMT has become one of the most attended theatres in New England. NSMT continues to annually produce a musical... more

    + 6 saves
  • The Salem Magic Show

    Salem

    The Haunted Magic Show will be the only live consistently running magic and mind reading show in Salem during the... more

    + 3 saves
  • Salem Arts Festival

    Salem

    For three days each summer, this free festival transforms downtown Salem into an opportunity for the arts community to showcase... more

    + 2 saves
  • Acting Out! Theater Company, Inc.

    Lawrence

    Acting Out! Theater company is a non-profit community theater specializing in musicals and traditional plays and performances. more

    + 1 saves
  • Cabot Street Cinema Theatre

    Beverly

    Restored 1920 theater; movie classics and "Le Grand David and His Own Spectacular Magic Show." more

    + 1 saves
  • Merrimack Repertory Theatre

    Lowell

    Merrimack Valley's only professional theatre company, presenting contemporary and new plays from September - May. An intimate and inviting 308-seat... more

    + 1 saves
  • Rogers Center for the Arts

    North Andover

    The Rogers Center for the Arts, located on the beautiful campus of Merrimack College in North Andover, presents a variety... more

    + 1 saves
  • Sea Change Theatre Company

    Beverly

    Sea Change Theatre Company endeavors to enliven the heart, engage the imagination, and challenge cultural preconceptions with theatrical works of... more

    + 1 saves
  • Spotlight Playhouse

    Lawrence

    Community Theater that provides professional quality theatre, educational endeavors, creative outlets, and an artistic voice for the community within an... more

    + 1 saves
  • Tsongas Center

    Lowell

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    + 1 saves
  • 3Rivers Arts

    Ayer

    3Rivers Arts is a 501(c)3 regional arts organization focused on bringing more art and cultural opportunities to communities in the... more

    + 0 saves
  • The Cannon Theatre

    Littleton

    The mission of The Cannon Theatre is to serve the community through the presentation of family-friendly comedies. We are also... more

    + 0 saves
  • Cape Ann Opera

    Gloucester

    Chamber opera for everyone. more

    + 0 saves
  • The Children's Theatre Workshop of Wilmington

    Wilmington

    The Children's Theatre Workshop of Wilmington present a Fundraiser Presentation of "GODSPELL" with The Hatherly Players. Friday, June 28... more

    + 0 saves
  • Concord Players

    Concord

    The Players are proud of their continuous record of presenting quality theatre to the citizens of Concord and the surrounding... more

    + 0 saves