June Staff Picks
The Midvale High School Fiftieth Reunion: Central Square Theatre
Now – July 2| BosTix Deal Available
Charming, fun, and thoughtful, The Midvale High School Fiftieth Reunion is a great performance for a breezy summer night. Running just under 80 minutes, you’ll be charmed by Tom (Gordon Clapp) and Bettina (Debra Wise) as they stumble their way into a romantic evening in one of the least romantic settings you can imagine – a high school reunion.
Boston Early Music Festival 2017
Now – June 18| BosTix Deal Available
Immerse yourself in what The Times (London) hails as “The world’s leading festival of early music,” June 11 through 18 in Boston. From opera to early modern choral concerts to the harpsicord to a family day/dance party, there is something for everyone in this year’s festival.
Wicked: Lexus Broadway in Boston, Boston Opera House
Now – July 23| BosTix Deal Available
Long before that girl from Kansas arrives in Munchkinland, two girls meet in the land of Oz. One – born with emerald green skin – is smart, fiery and misunderstood. The other is beautiful, ambitious and very popular. See how they become frenemies, friends, enemies, and then back to friends again in the smash hit musical from Stephen Schwartz, composer of Godspell and Pippin.
Celebration of Summer IV: Donna Summer Roller Disco Party : City Hall Plaza
Roller skate disco returns to City Hall Plaza for the fourth annual tribute to Boston-born disco legend Donna Summer. Once again, a roller skating rink will be set up for all to enjoy. Free skate rentals will be available on a first-come, first served basis. There is no better way to loosen up for a summer of fun and joy than with disco classics from the 70s and 80s. You know you love them.
Boston Harborfest : Christopher Columbus Park
June 30 – July 1
This family-friendly event is the country’s largest Fourth of July festival. Activities include the annual opening ceremony at Faneuil Hall, historical reenactments Freedom Trail walks, boat tours, live entertainment and much more! This long-standing Boston tradition kicks off Friday, June 30 at historic Fanueil Hall. Signature programming takes place in Columbus Park throughout the weekend including the popular Arts at Harborfest festival on Saturday, July 1, and the crowd-pleasing Taste of Harborfest, featuring a Boston-wide clam chowder competition, on Sunday, July 2.