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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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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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Sat. Aug. 27, 2016
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tali Freed & Alex Oster and He & He (plus opening looping jam session!)
Open jam session with optional loop pedal!  Ever want to try a loop pedal?  Now is your chance - join Tali and her loop pedal to...
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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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Mon. Sep. 12, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
9th Rough Cut Media Screening by SCATV
SCATV presents the 9th Rough Cut Media Screening at the Arts at the Armory Cafe on Monday, September 12th from 7pm-9pm. This is a free...
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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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Sat. Sep. 24, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
An Evening of Music with Zion Rodman, Alec Hutson, Jack & Katie, Small City Mayor, & Nellie Fitzgerald
Zion Rodman: Zion Rodman grew up in Cape Cod and lives in Boston. He plays the guitar, bass, piano and drums. Zion's current projects are working...
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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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Mon. Sep. 26, 2016
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
SOMERVILLE SKILLSHARE:MONTHLY WORKSHOP SERIES
What is Skillshare? Somerville Skillshare is a free monthly learning event that features classes around any innovative topic and we encourage locals to teach it. It’s...
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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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Sun. Oct. 02, 2016
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cafe Concert with Neha AND Ashni
Neha and Ashni are singer-songwriters based in New York City, each with distinct, powerful voices. Individually, their influences span a cross section of jazz, R&B,...
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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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Thu. Oct. 13, 2016
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
FiLmprov: The Armory Show
Celebrating 20 Years of Music and Motion! FiLmprov, an ever-evolving experiment in the union of film, musical improvisation, poetry, and beyond, began its performance history...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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...
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Sat. Dec. 03, 2016
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Guitar Stop Recital
Students who study at Guitar Stop in Porter Square perform today! No cover,  Admission is Free!. Schedule:Guitar Stop (children students) winter recital (3:15-4:20pm) Guitar Stop (adult...
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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...
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: