This Weekend In Arts: January 16-19

By Ariana Igneri

Bruce in the USA Concert 

(Saturday 1/18, 8:30 p.m.)
Bruce in the USA, hosted by Cambridge’s restaurant/music venue The Sinclair, casts musician Matt Ryan as legendary rocker Bruce Springsteen in a concert paying tribute to “The Boss” and his legacy with the E Street Band. Tickets are $20 in advance and $22 at the door.

Cuff Me! 50 Shades of Grey Parody
(Friday 1/17, 8 p.m.)
Presented at Citi Shubert Theatre, Cuff Me! is a sexy and hilarious parody show satirizing E.L. James’ best-selling book, while also spoofing hit songs from Britney Spears, Madonna, and even Carly Rae Jepsen. Tickets start at $48.75 through the box office.

Illuminating Stained Glass
The Level Three Gallery in O’Neill Library is hosting an exhibit of select stained glass windows from the Bapst and Burns Libraries. Boston College photographer Gary Wayne Gilbert took the featured photos, which will be on display through September.

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit
(Opens Friday, ongoing)
Chris Pine, Keira Knightley, and Kevin Costner star in director Kenneth Branagh’s Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit, an intense action flick about a CIA agent who saves the world from global chaos. The movie opens in theaters this Friday.

Neutral Milk Hotel Concert
(Friday 1/17 8 p.m.)
After more than a decade-long hiatus, the indie-pop group Neutral Milk Hotel is coming to Boston’s Orpheum Theater for their reunion tour. Tickets are available online starting at $44.25.

(Friday, 1/17 8 p.m.)
The Tony Award-winning Broadway musical Once is playing at the Boston Opera House. After running for a week, the show will be closing this weekend. Although subsidized tickets through BC2Boston are sold out, limited tickets are still available through

Plain White T’s Concert
(Friday, 1/17 10 p.m.)
The “Hey There Delilah” band Plain White T’s will be playing a free show in Robsham Theater on Friday night. Sponsored by Nights on the Heights, free tickets are available at the box office until Friday at 4 p.m. Two per BC student ID.


January 15, 2014