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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  • Cyclorama, Boston

  • Salem State Center for Creative and Performing Art

    Salem

    The Center for the Arts provides diverse, high quality and affordable events in theatre, dance, music, creative writing and art... more

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  • Salem Theatre

    Salem

    The Salem Theatre Company provides the Greater Salem Region (and beyond) with a year round, affordable, high-quality, full-service, semi-professional theater... more

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  • Scituate Harbor

    Scituate

    Scituate Harbor is the "Heart" of Scituate with shopping, dining, entertainment, services, fishing and boating! First Friday Nights... more

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  • 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

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  • Seaglass Theater Company

    New Bedford

    Presenting the finest classic music and theater to the South Coast region, inspiring community engagement and conversation more

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  • SETU

    Belmont

    SETU is a non-profit theater group in the Boston area.Our mission is to build bridges between Indian and Western... more

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  • Shea Theatre

    Turners Falls

    Professional and community theater productions; performing arts center. more

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  • Shear Madness

    Boston

    Seen by over ten million people worldwide, this wildly popular comedy keeps every audience laughing as they try to outwit... more

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  • Shear Madness at the Charles Playhouse

    Boston

    Hilarious whodunit in which the audience gets to solve the crime. more

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  • Showcase Cinema de Lux Revere

    Revere

    Movie theater more

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  • Showcase Cinema de Lux Revere

    Revere

    Movie Description: On a distant island a man waits. Robbed of his position, power and wealth, his enemies have left... more

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  • Shubert Theatre

    Boston

    Newly restored 1600+ seat theater, considered Boston Theatre District's Little Princess. Home to many local community arts organizations and venue for... more

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  • Silverthorne Theater Company Inc

    Turners Falls

    Announcing Silverthorne Theater Company's 2015 season - The Skin of Our Teeth; the winner of our New Play Competition; and Yussef... more

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  • Skeleton Crew Theater

    Gill

    Part scavenger hunt, part theater. People go on a interactive story walk in the woods and meet huge animechanical characters... more

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  • Smith College Performing Arts

    Northampton

    Whether classical or cutting-edge, the arts at Smith never failto inspire and engage audiences with vibrant and passionateperformances... more

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  • Somerville Theatre

    Somerville

    A classic film and performance theatre in continual operation since 1914, The Somerfille plays regular host to film festivals, music, and... more

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  • Spotlight Playhouse

    Lawrence

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

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  • Stageloft Repertory Theater

    Sturbridge

    Professional theater. more

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  • The Stoneham Theatre

    Stoneham

    Stoneham Theatre, MetroNorth's award-winning professional theatre, offers the best in live entertainment in an intimate, inviting setting right in your... more

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  • Stoneham Theatre

    Stoneham

    Stoneham Theatre is MetroNorth's award-winning professional non-profit theatre producing the highest quality performances by working with the finest professional actors,... more

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