This Weekend In Arts
Published: Wednesday, February 6, 2013
Updated: Wednesday, February 6, 2013 20:02
1. Jersey Boys (Friday 2/8, 8:00PM)
A musical about how four blue collar teens went on to become the pop rock sensation known as the Four Seasons, Jersey Boys is a Tony, Grammy, and Olivier Award-winning show. The musical is running at the Citi Emerson Colonial Theatre, and for $29 at the box office, student rush tickets are available.
2. Side Effects (Friday 2/8)
A psychological thriller starring Rooney Mara, Channing Tatum, and Jude Law, Side Effects recounts the story of how a new drug, with unexpected and serious consequences, influences a New York couple’s relationship.
3. Passion Pit Concert (Saturday 2/9, 7:30 PM)
Passion Pit is playing at the Agganis Arena in their hometown of Boston this weekend. Most well known for hits like “Sleepy Head,” “Moth Wings,” and “Take a Walk,” the band is currently headlining their 2013 tour. Tickets are $49 and are available through Ticketmaster.
4. SASA Presents Parampara: "Tradition" (Saturday 2/9, 7:00 PM)
Highlighting the brilliantly vibrant customs of Indian culture, the South Asian Student Association of Boston College is performing their 16th annual culture show this weekend in Robsham Theater. Tickets are $10.
5. This Will Have Been: Art, Love & Politics In The 1980s (Ongoing)
The Institute of Contemporary Art is featuring a retrospective 1980s exhibit. Historically situating the art of the decade, it explains how, at the time, art, politics, and music were undergoing a complex transformation. Admission to the ICA is free with a BC ID.