A benefit for 826 Boston featuring Kevin Barnes and Bryan Poole (Of Montreal), Mates of State, author Dave Eggers, comedian Eugene Mirman, authors Davy Rothbart and Rodney Rothman, with musical guests Via Audio. All proceeds support 826 Boston's free programming for youth ages 6 to 18. Tickets $150, $50, $25, reserved seating. Available for sale through Ticketmaster.
Presented by Ruffin-It Entertainment. Husband and wife singer/songwriter duo and Motown legends, Ashford and Simpson penned such hits as "Reach Out and Touch Somebody's Hand" and "I'm Every Woman." Don't miss this unforgettable night. Tickets $58, $48, reserved seating. Available for sale through Ticketmaster.
Presented by RRazz Productions, Inc. Legendary comedy superstar Joan Rivers makes a very rare Boston appearance! Special guest: It's Madame with an E! starring Madame with Joe Kovacs. Tickets: $76, $56, $46 reserved seating. Purchase tickets for this show online through Ticketmaster.
The third in a series of concerts by faculty Matthew Nicholl and Michael Farquharson, "Wind Music" features compositions for woodwind quintet, rhythm section, and saxophone soloist.
The ensemble includes Nicholl on piano; Farquharson on fretted, fretless, and piccolo basses; Greg Badolato on tenor sax; Steve Langone on drums; and a woodwind quintet of faculty and area professionals. Nicholl and Farquharson each wrote half the program.
The JEO is a big band jazz group led by Berklee faculty member, trumpeter and arranger Brian Lewis. The group performs a wide repertoire from the jazz idiom and is comprised of Berklee faculty, students, and local professional musicians.