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Cafe Events

The award-winning Center for Arts at the Armory Cafe hosts arts, cultural and community events showing the finest Somerville has to offer!  From acoustic musical and touring acts, poetry and other literary readings and film screenings, join us in celebrating arts and culture in the city.

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Sat. Jul. 23, 2016
All Day
Art Exhibit by JP
Jose is an Azorean Portuguese artist that has been working with metal since 1986. He is skilled in metal work spanning from blacksmithing, ornamental iron,...
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Sun. Jul. 24, 2016
All Day
Art Exhibit by JP
Jose is an Azorean Portuguese artist that has been working with metal since 1986. He is skilled in metal work spanning from blacksmithing, ornamental iron,...
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Sun. Jul. 24, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cafe Raqs
The fourth Sunday of every month are heating up in our café! Café Raqs is New England’s exciting new monthly dance revue celebrating the beauty...
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Mon. Jul. 25, 2016
All Day
Art Exhibit by JP
Jose is an Azorean Portuguese artist that has been working with metal since 1986. He is skilled in metal work spanning from blacksmithing, ornamental iron,...
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Tue. Jul. 26, 2016
All Day
Art Exhibit by JP
Jose is an Azorean Portuguese artist that has been working with metal since 1986. He is skilled in metal work spanning from blacksmithing, ornamental iron,...
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Tue. Jul. 26, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Pub Sing at the Armory Cafe
On the fourth Tuesday every month, the cafe hosts a pub sing. Based on a traditional English pub sing, but with a bit of an...
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Wed. Jul. 27, 2016
All Day
Art Exhibit by JP
Jose is an Azorean Portuguese artist that has been working with metal since 1986. He is skilled in metal work spanning from blacksmithing, ornamental iron,...
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Thu. Jul. 28, 2016
All Day
Art Exhibit by JP
Jose is an Azorean Portuguese artist that has been working with metal since 1986. He is skilled in metal work spanning from blacksmithing, ornamental iron,...
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Thu. Jul. 28, 2016
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
The Loop
Free. Fourth Thursday of every month. Local, Live Music! The Loop is a collective of singers, songwriters, and musicians that are based in the Boston area. The...
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Fri. Jul. 29, 2016
All Day
Art Exhibit by JP
Jose is an Azorean Portuguese artist that has been working with metal since 1986. He is skilled in metal work spanning from blacksmithing, ornamental iron,...
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Fri. Jul. 29, 2016
7:00 pm
Brenna Carroll
BIO: Grammy Award-watching Brenna Carroll is a passionate singer/songwriter from the Washington, D.C. area. In addition to winning awards such as Best Popular Voice and...
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Sat. Jul. 30, 2016
All Day
Art Exhibit by JP
Jose is an Azorean Portuguese artist that has been working with metal since 1986. He is skilled in metal work spanning from blacksmithing, ornamental iron,...
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Sat. Jul. 30, 2016
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Leon Rich - Gay H. Sheldon - Ginger Ibex
 Leon Rich "Rich is a more-than-competant performer. Handling the guitar licks with outright ease, his playing has a laid-back feel. Rich's harmonic nuggets will undoubtedly...
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Sun. Jul. 31, 2016
All Day
Art Exhibit by JP
Jose is an Azorean Portuguese artist that has been working with metal since 1986. He is skilled in metal work spanning from blacksmithing, ornamental iron,...
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Sun. Jul. 31, 2016
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Elderberry Jam - Vintage Improv
Show runs from 6pm-9pm in the Cafe.  More information on Facebook and the web!  
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Tue. Aug. 02, 2016
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Dna et Lavhale - Self Composed Instrumental with Poetry
Dna et Lavhale is solo spoken word act that combines self composed instrumentals with poetry. All instruments are self recorded and self composed that combines...
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Wed. Aug. 03, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wiretap Wednesday Open Stage
Wiretap Wednesday is your chance to tap into beauty. Bring your talent, be it music, comedy, storytelling, or hula hooping. All are welcome at the...
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Thu. Aug. 04, 2016
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Pub Sing at the Armory Cafe
On First Thursday every month, the cafe hosts a pub sing. Based on a traditional English pub sing, but with a bit of an American...
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Sat. Aug. 06, 2016
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Musical Concert with Pete Ayres Band
Live Music with Pete Ayres Band at Arts At the Armory! In 2011, lead singer and keyboardist Pete Ayres was writing and recording songs for...
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Sun. Aug. 07, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mystic LGBTQ+ Youth Support Network Meeting
Please join  the Mystic LGBTQ+ Youth Support Network for our second meeting of our task force to bring a queer space to the suburbs of Boston....
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Tue. Aug. 16, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
First and Last Word Poetry
Doors 6:30 pm. Third Tuesday of every month, with different featured poets each time, and a chance to read your own work during the open mic...
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Wed. Aug. 17, 2016
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cafe Show with Ulster Landing
Ulster Landing is a Boston-based band focused on traditional music of Celtic nations including Ireland, Scotland, Cornwall and Brittany.  The group has opened for British folk...
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Thu. Aug. 18, 2016
8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Castle of Comedy
Every third Thursday of every month, Castle of Comedy returns with a variety of hilarious folks. Come enjoy some of Boston’s best comedians in a cozy,...
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Fri. Aug. 19, 2016
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Richard Cambridge's Poets' Theatre
Third Friday of every month, featuring the original work of artists and poets. Richard Cambridge brings a new featured poet for his monthly series at...
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Sat. Aug. 20, 2016
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Laughing Liberally Boston
Laughing Liberally Boston is a monthly political comedy show featuring some of Boston's top liberal and progressive comedians. In addition to progressive political comedy, every...
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Tue. Aug. 23, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Pub Sing at the Armory Cafe
On the fourth Tuesday every month, the cafe hosts a pub sing. Based on a traditional English pub sing, but with a bit of an...
Categories:
Thu. Aug. 25, 2016
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
The Loop
Free. Fourth Thursday of every month. Local, Live Music! The Loop is a collective of singers, songwriters, and musicians that are based in the Boston area. The...
Categories:
Sun. Aug. 28, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cafe Raqs
The fourth Sunday of every month are heating up in our café! Café Raqs is New England’s exciting new monthly dance revue celebrating the beauty...
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Sat. Sep. 03, 2016
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Somerville Songwriter Sessions
On the first Saturday of every month, Somerville Songwriter Sessions presents a concert that features solo sets with several singer-songerwriters followed by a round-robin song swap....
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Wed. Sep. 07, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wiretap Wednesday Open Stage
Wiretap Wednesday is your chance to tap into beauty. Bring your talent, be it music, comedy, storytelling, or hula hooping. All are welcome at the...
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Tue. Sep. 13, 2016
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
An Introduction to American Indian Music
With Author/ Percussionist Craig Harris Learn  - An Introduction to American Indian Music On Tuesday Sep 13th at Arts at the Armory Event starts at...
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Thu. Sep. 15, 2016
8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Castle of Comedy
Every third Thursday of every month, Castle of Comedy returns with a variety of hilarious folks. Come enjoy some of Boston’s best comedians in a cozy,...
Categories:
Fri. Sep. 16, 2016
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Richard Cambridge's Poets' Theatre
Third Friday of every month, featuring the original work of artists and poets. Richard Cambridge brings a new featured poet for his monthly series at...
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Tue. Sep. 20, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
First and Last Word Poetry
Doors 6:30 pm. Third Tuesday of every month, with different featured poets each time, and a chance to read your own work during the open mic...
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Thu. Sep. 22, 2016
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
The Loop
Free. Fourth Thursday of every month. Local, Live Music! The Loop is a collective of singers, songwriters, and musicians that are based in the Boston area. The...
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Sun. Sep. 25, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cafe Raqs
The fourth Sunday of every month are heating up in our café! Café Raqs is New England’s exciting new monthly dance revue celebrating the beauty...
Categories:
Tue. Sep. 27, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Pub Sing at the Armory Cafe
On the fourth Tuesday every month, the cafe hosts a pub sing. Based on a traditional English pub sing, but with a bit of an...
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Fri. Sep. 30, 2016
7:15 pm - 9:45 pm
Young Fiddlers’ Workshop Series - Boston Scottish Fiddle Club
Instructor: Laura Cortese These workshops will be faster paced evenings geared toward musicians under 21. All instruments are welcome. Expect to learn a tune or two...
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Sat. Oct. 01, 2016
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Somerville Songwriter Sessions
On the first Saturday of every month, Somerville Songwriter Sessions presents a concert that features solo sets with several singer-songerwriters followed by a round-robin song swap....
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Wed. Oct. 05, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wiretap Wednesday Open Stage
Wiretap Wednesday is your chance to tap into beauty. Bring your talent, be it music, comedy, storytelling, or hula hooping. All are welcome at the...
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Tue. Oct. 18, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
First and Last Word Poetry
Doors 6:30 pm. Third Tuesday of every month, with different featured poets each time, and a chance to read your own work during the open mic...
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Thu. Oct. 20, 2016
8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Castle of Comedy
Every third Thursday of every month, Castle of Comedy returns with a variety of hilarious folks. Come enjoy some of Boston’s best comedians in a cozy,...
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Fri. Oct. 21, 2016
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Richard Cambridge's Poets' Theatre
Third Friday of every month, featuring the original work of artists and poets. Richard Cambridge brings a new featured poet for his monthly series at...
Categories:
Sun. Oct. 23, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cafe Raqs
The fourth Sunday of every month are heating up in our café! Café Raqs is New England’s exciting new monthly dance revue celebrating the beauty...
Categories:
Tue. Oct. 25, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Pub Sing at the Armory Cafe
On the fourth Tuesday every month, the cafe hosts a pub sing. Based on a traditional English pub sing, but with a bit of an...
Categories:
Thu. Oct. 27, 2016
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
The Loop
Free. Fourth Thursday of every month. Local, Live Music! The Loop is a collective of singers, songwriters, and musicians that are based in the Boston area. The...
Categories:
Wed. Nov. 02, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wiretap Wednesday Open Stage
Wiretap Wednesday is your chance to tap into beauty. Bring your talent, be it music, comedy, storytelling, or hula hooping. All are welcome at the...
Categories:
Sat. Nov. 05, 2016
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Somerville Songwriter Sessions
On the first Saturday of every month, Somerville Songwriter Sessions presents a concert that features solo sets with several singer-songerwriters followed by a round-robin song swap....
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Fri. Nov. 11, 2016
7:15 pm - 9:45 pm
Young Fiddlers’ Workshop Series - Boston Scottish Fiddle Club
Instructor: Neil Pearlman These workshops will be faster paced evenings geared toward musicians under 21. All instruments are welcome. Expect to learn a tune or two...
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Tue. Nov. 15, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
First and Last Word Poetry
Doors 6:30 pm. Third Tuesday of every month, with different featured poets each time, and a chance to read your own work during the open mic...
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Thu. Nov. 17, 2016
8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Castle of Comedy
Every third Thursday of every month, Castle of Comedy returns with a variety of hilarious folks. Come enjoy some of Boston’s best comedians in a cozy,...
Categories:
Fri. Nov. 18, 2016
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Richard Cambridge's Poets' Theatre
Third Friday of every month, featuring the original work of artists and poets. Richard Cambridge brings a new featured poet for his monthly series at...
Categories:
Tue. Nov. 22, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Pub Sing at the Armory Cafe
On the fourth Tuesday every month, the cafe hosts a pub sing. Based on a traditional English pub sing, but with a bit of an...
Categories:
Thu. Nov. 24, 2016
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
The Loop
Free. Fourth Thursday of every month. Local, Live Music! The Loop is a collective of singers, songwriters, and musicians that are based in the Boston area. The...
Categories:
Sun. Nov. 27, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cafe Raqs
The fourth Sunday of every month are heating up in our café! Café Raqs is New England’s exciting new monthly dance revue celebrating the beauty...
Categories:
Sat. Dec. 03, 2016
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Somerville Songwriter Sessions
On the first Saturday of every month, Somerville Songwriter Sessions presents a concert that features solo sets with several singer-songerwriters followed by a round-robin song swap....
Categories:
Wed. Dec. 07, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wiretap Wednesday Open Stage
Wiretap Wednesday is your chance to tap into beauty. Bring your talent, be it music, comedy, storytelling, or hula hooping. All are welcome at the...
Categories:
Fri. Dec. 09, 2016
7:15 pm - 9:45 pm
Young Fiddlers’ Workshop Series - Boston Scottish Fiddle Club
Instructor: Jenna Moynihan These workshops will be faster paced evenings geared toward musicians under 21. All instruments are welcome. Expect to learn a tune or two...
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Thu. Dec. 15, 2016
8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Castle of Comedy
Every third Thursday of every month, Castle of Comedy returns with a variety of hilarious folks. Come enjoy some of Boston’s best comedians in a cozy,...
Categories:
Tue. Dec. 20, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
First and Last Word Poetry
Doors 6:30 pm. Third Tuesday of every month, with different featured poets each time, and a chance to read your own work during the open mic...
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Thu. Dec. 22, 2016
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
The Loop
Free. Fourth Thursday of every month. Local, Live Music! The Loop is a collective of singers, songwriters, and musicians that are based in the Boston area. The...
Categories:
Sun. Dec. 25, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cafe Raqs
The fourth Sunday of every month are heating up in our café! Café Raqs is New England’s exciting new monthly dance revue celebrating the beauty...
Categories:
Tue. Dec. 27, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Pub Sing at the Armory Cafe
On the fourth Tuesday every month, the cafe hosts a pub sing. Based on a traditional English pub sing, but with a bit of an...
Categories: