Boston Calendar of Cultural Events 11/28/11 – 12/04/11

Film, Music, Theatre and much more…

Nélida Nassar  11.26.2011

Monday November 28, 2011 7.00 P.M.
Harvard Film Archives: The Wages of Fear (Le Salaire de la Peur)
Directed by Henri-Georges Clouzot.
With Yves Montand, Charles Vanel, Peter Van Eyck
http://hcl.harvard.edu/hfa/films/2011octdec/clouzot.html#wages

Tuesday November 29, 2011 8.00 P.M.
Boston Symphony Orchestra: Harbison, Ravel and Mahler
Ludovic Morlot leads Pulitzer Prizewinning American composer
John Harbison’s exciting Symphony No. 4.
http://www.bso.org/Performance/Detail/22956

Tuesday November 29, 2011 5.30 P.M. – 7.15 P.M.
WGBH: An evening with Rick Steves
Rick Steves will share a slideshow packed with lessons
he has learned from a lifetime of travel, an offer tips on
getting the most out of every mile, minute, dollar on
your next trip.
http://www.wgbh.org/support

Wednesday November 30, 2011 7.00 P.M.
Harvard Film Archives: Blade Runner (1982)
http://hcl.harvard.edu/hfa/calendar/november11.html

Thursday December 1, 2011 8.00 P.M. – 9.35 P.M.
Museum of Fine Arts: Attenberg
Remis Auditorium, 161
by Athina Rachel Tsangari (Greece, 2011, 97 min.)
http://www.mfa.org/programs/film/attenberg-0

Thursday December 1, 2011 10.30 A.M. (Dress Rehearsal)
Thursday December 1, 2011 8.00 P.M.

Boston Symphony Orchestra: Mahler and Harbison
Making his BSO debut, Czech conductor Jiří Bělohlávek
is chief conductor of the BBC Symphony and chief conductor
designate of the Czech Philharmonic.
Book signing for Ron Della Chiesa, Radio My Way
http://www.bso.org/Performance/Detail/22957

Thursday December 1, 2011 7:00 P.M. – 08:05 P.M.
Institute of Contemporary Art: The Art and Technique
of the
 American Commercial
The 20th Annual AICP Show presents outstanding commercials chosen for honors in more than 25 categories.
http://www.icaboston.org/programs/film/

Friday December 2, 2011 6.30 P.M. and 8.45 P.M.
Saturday December 3, 2011 8.45 P.M.
ArtsEmerson: The Color Wheel
Director Alex Ross Perry in Person Friday
Bright Family Screening Room
https://artsemerson.org/Online?seriesCalendar.asp

Friday December 2, 2011  7. 00 P.M.
Harvard Film Archives: The Last Letter (La Derniere Lettre) 

Directed by Frederick Wiseman, Appearing in Person
US/France 2002, 35mm, b/w, 62 min
http://hcl.harvard.edu/hfa/films/2011octdec/wiseman.html#last

Friday December 2, 2011 7.00 P.M.
Saturday December 3, 2011 7.00 P.M.
Boston Symphony Orchestra: The Snowman with the San Francisco Symphony
Donato Cabrera, conductor
Pacific Boychoir; Kevin Fox, Director
http://www.sfsymphony.org/season/Event.aspx?eventid=52290

Friday December 2, 2011 8.00 P.M. – 9.10 P.M.
Museum of Fine Arts: Pelican’s Watch
by Lea Binzer (Greece, 2011, 67 min.).
Remis Auditorium, 161
http://www.mfa.org/programs/film/pelicans-watch

Friday December 2, 2011 1.30 A.M.
Sunday December 2, 2011 8.00 P.M.

Boston Symphony Orchestra: Mahler and Harbison
Making his BSO debut, Czech conductor Jiří Bělohlávek is
chief conductor of the BBC Symphony and chief conductor
designate of the Czech Philharmonic.
http://www.bso.org/Performance/Detail/22960

Friday December 2, 2011 8.00 P.M.
Boston Celebrity Series: Angela Hewitt
J.S. Bach and Debussy
NEC’s Jordan Hall
http://tickets.celebrityseries.org/single/eventDetail.aspx?p=80

Saturday December 3, 2011 10.30 A.M. – 12.30 P.M.
Sunday 4 December, 2011 12:30 P.M. – 2:30 P.M.
Museum of Fine Arts: Wasted Youth
Remis Auditorium, 161
by Argyris Papadimitropoulos and Jan Vogel (Greece, 2011, 98 min.)
http://www.mfa.org/programs/film/wasted-youth

Saturday December 3,  2011 7.00 P.M.
Harvard Film Archives: State Legislature
Directed by Frederick Wiseman
US 2006, 16mm, color, 217 min
http://hcl.harvard.edu/hfa/films/2011octdec/wiseman.html#state

Saturday December 3, 2011 2.00 P.M.
ArtsEmerson: E.T. The Extra Terrestrial
Directed by Steven Spielberg with Henry Thomas,
Drew Barrymore, Peter Coyote
https://artsemerson.org

Saturday December 3, 2011 6.30 P.M.
Sunday December 4, 2011 2.00 P.M.
ArtsEmerson: The African Queen
Directed by John Huston with Katharine Hepburn,
Humphrey Bogart, Robert Morley
https://artsemerson.org

Sunday December 4, 2011 2.30 P.M. – 3.35 P.M.
Institute of Contemporary Art: Award Winning 
British Commercials 2010
Boston is one of only 10 cities in the US where you can see this annual showcase featuring winners of the British television advertising awards.
http://www.icaboston.org/programs/film/

Sunday December 4, 2011 3.00 P.M.
Boston Celebrity Series: Vienna Boys Choir – Holiday program
NEC’s Jordan Hall
http://tickets.celebrityseries.org/single/eventDetail.aspx?p=84

Sunday December 4, 2011 7.00 P.M.
Harvard Film Archives: The Mystery of Picasso
(Le Mystère Picasso)

Directed by Henri-Georges Clouzot
France 1956, 35mm, b/w & color, 78 min. French with English subtitles
http://hcl.harvard.edu/hfa/films/2011octdec/clouzot.html#mystery

Originally Published in Berkshire Fine Arts

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