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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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Fri. Jul. 01, 2016
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Singing Over The Bones: A Raw Footage Series
While editing the pilot episode for The Scarlet Tongue Project, it became impossible to accept that 90% of our footage would end up unseen due...
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Wed. Jul. 06, 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. Jul. 07, 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. Jul. 09, 2016
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sharon Knight & Winter Live!
Festival Favorites Sharon Knight and Winter are internationally touring musicians in the mythic-Celtic vein. Their penchant for combining fierce and gutsy bravado with ethereal beauty,...
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Fri. Jul. 15, 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. Jul. 19, 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. Jul. 21, 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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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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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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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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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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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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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...
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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...
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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,...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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,...
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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...
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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...
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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,...
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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...
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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: