Weekend Arts Calendar
Published: Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Updated: Wednesday, January 23, 2013 23:01
1. Lois Mailou Jones Exhibit
Born and raised in Boston, Lois Mailou Jones specializes in contemporary African art. Her new gallery at the MFA displays her distinct vision— it chronicles her career and highlights her contribution to modern art.
2. Movie 43
A massive series of interconnected shorts brings acting favorites such as Emma Stone, Hugh Jackman, and Gerard Butler together in Movie 43, a comedic film featuring 12 different storylines, 12 different directors, and one of the biggest cast ensembles in film history.
3. DOBC Presents 13
(Saturday 1/26, 7:30pm)
The Dance Organization of Boston College—featuring special guests Fuego del Corazon— is performing their show 13 this weekend in the Robsham Theater. Tickets are $10, with a portion of the proceeds being donated to Relay for Life.
4. Invisible Man
(Sunday 1/27 2:00PM)
The Huntington Theater Company’s play, Invisible Man, is rounding its last performances at the Avenue of the Arts BU Theater. Delving into themes such as race, power, freedom, and liberty, the play tells the story of a young, African American in the 1930s.
5. Tegan and Sara concert
(Sunday 1/27, 8:00PM)
A couple of days before the release of their new record, Heartthrob, the Canadian Indie rock duo, Tegan and Sara, will be performing Sunday night at the Brighton Music Hall.