Boston Area Arts Picks For Halloween

October 12, 2012 4:18 AM

Looking to get your fix of art in Boston on this Halloween? Check out some of the best arts that Boston has to offer. Here are some recommendations from our friends at ArtsBoston.
macbeth Boston Area Arts Picks For Halloween

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October 3-November 4, 2012
Chevalier Theatre, Medford
Presented by Actors’ Shakespeare Project

Superstitions abound around the name Macbeth, and for good reason. The play explores Devil worship, witches, murder, mayhem, betrayal, and the existence of evil. It’s no wonder that for half a millennium no one has dared whisper the title of this play. more…

tiger Boston Area Arts Picks For Halloween

(Photo Credit: Company One)

The Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo

October 19-November 17, 2012
BCA Plaza Theatre
Presented by Company One

In war-torn Baghdad, the dead aren’t quiet. In fact, they never seem to shut up – among them stalks the ghost of a quick-witted tiger who haunts the streets, looking for meaning, forgiveness and redemption amidst the ruins. more…

jackson Boston Area Arts Picks For Halloween

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Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson

October 19-November 17, 2012
Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA
Presented by SpeakEasy Stage Company

Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson recreates and reinvents the life of ‘Old Hickory,’ from his humble beginnings on the Tennessee frontier to his days as our seventh Commander-in-Chief. more…

untitled 8 Boston Area Arts Picks For Halloween

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The Wrathskellar

October 5-October 28, 2012
The Davis Square Theater, Somerville
Presented by Boston Babydolls Burlesque

The Wrathskellar is just off a fog-bound lane in Queen Victoria’s London or down a flight of stairs that Mack the Knife might have tread. In the dim limelight, a chanteuse sings forlornly of a lost love, while a diva plots revenge for some imagined slight. more…