Top Halloween Arts Picks In Boston

October 20, 2011 10:53 AM

The Wrathskellar (credit: Aaron Macks/Boston Babydolls)

With Boston’s eclectic arts scene, there truly is something for everyone. If you’re looking for something to match the Halloween season, these picks from our friends at ArtsBoston are for you.
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October 29
Presented by The Center for Arts in Natick

Ear candy anyone? TCAN stirs up its annual batch of a cappella brew. This costumes-optional show features NYC’s booty-shakin’ Duwende; as seen on “The Sing-Off” – Berklee’s Pitch Slapped; and A Cappella Boston’s Regional Harmony winners Overboard. More…

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The Rocky Horror Show

Fridays, October 14-December 2
Presented by Oberon and Gold Dust Orphans

Attention: shady ladies, bad boy bikers and creatures of the night! The Rocky Horror Show, takes over Oberon every Friday night! Boston’s infamous Gold Dust Orphans bring this rock ‘n’ roll happening to new levels. When clean cut Brad and Janet get stranded on the side of the road, they get a touch more than they bargained for! Let the good times roll as the cast distastefully titillates from every corner of the dance floor. More…

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The Wrathskellar (credit: Aaron Macks/Boston Babydolls)

The Wrathskellar

October 6-October 31
Presented by Boston Babydolls Burlesque
The Wrathskellar, Cambridge

The Wrathskeller is an evening of revenge, jealousy, greed, betrayal, lust, and murder… all to your favorite tunes. A departure from The Boston Babydolls usual mix of bubbly fun and retro glamour, The Wrathskellar is a moody whirlpool of sinister dirges and predatory laments. Instead of big band and swing, the soundtrack for The Wrathskellar features atmospheric and evocative works from Utë Lemper, The Squirrel Nut Zippers, Tom Waits, and Leonard Cohen. More…

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Improv Asylum Halloween Show

Improv Asylum’s Halloween Show

October 27-October 31
Presented by Improv Asylum
Improv Asylum Theater

Come celebrate Halloween with the Cast of Improv Asylum as they perform a show about the best and worst parts of everyone’s favorite spooky holiday. Join the cast and crew for an After-Party at Goody Glover’s Bar directly following the show. Costumes welcome. More…

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The Phantom Tollbooth (credit: Wheelock Family Theatre via Facebook)

The Phantom Tollbooth

October 21-November 20
Presented by Wheelock Family Theatre

The Phantom Tollbooth is celebrating its 50th Anniversary at Wheelock Family Theatre with an exhilarating musical performance! A magical tollbooth and a toy car whisk the bored Milo away from his overused toys and forgotten lessons to the Land of Expectations. In a world filled with fantastic characters, perplexing puzzles, and superfluous vocabulary, Wheelock Family Theatre invites you to discover how time really does fly when you are having fun! More…