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Cool moves

The spring opens with strong programs from local dancemakers.
Home teams and visitors
By DEBRA CASH  |  March 02, 2012

8 new records that will give Boston rock a charge

Boston's going through an identity crisis; never has the city's music scene been so diverse, its sonic landscape so eclectic.
High voltage
By MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  March 02, 2012

A toothsome classical concert season

This past winter, gossip seems to have risen to the surface of our musical life like the foam on chicken soup.
Getting serious
By LLOYD SCHWARTZ  |  March 02, 2012

New discs, new shows

This season is chock full of jazz goodies.
Spring leaves
By JON GARELICK  |  March 02, 2012

Authors strut their stuff

Literary gossip columnists, political poets, cranky lefties, and singing novelists are just some of the characters traipsing through Boston this spring to promote their new books.
Live and in person
By EUGENIA WILLIAMSON  |  March 02, 2012


Spring theater offerings

Boston Playwrights' Theatre closes out its winter season with DEPORTED / A DREAM PLAY (March 8–April 1;
Fight the good fight
By MADDY MYERS  |  March 02, 2012

Portraiture dominates Boston gallery exhibits this spring

"I figured," Alex Katz said of his paintings of his wife Ada in 1969, "well, if I get Ada right, if you only get one person right— if you get a woman or a man right — it's universal."
Photo shops
By GREG COOK  |  March 02, 2012

The blockbusters bloom early in 2012

In keeping with the winter that never was, summer comes early this year — on movie screens, at least, if not meteorologically — with the big blockbusters that usually wait until Memorial Day now appearing in March.
Springboard to summer
By PETER KEOUGH  |  March 02, 2012