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"A11 the world's a stage, and all the men and women merely players," in Shakes- peare's beloved pastoral comedy As You Like It. This classic tale follows Rosalind and her friend Celia's es- cape from a deadly conspiracy into nature's wild, liberating arms. What follows is an unconventional ro- mance with everything from wrestling matches to cross-dressing shepherds culminating in a joyful finale. For fur- ther information call 617-547-8300 or visit BOSTON OPERA HOUSE 539 Washington St., Boston, MA NIGHT OF STARS - Saturday, Oc- tober 29, 2011 at 7:00 pm. - Night of Stars, a spectacular showcase of Boston Ballet's exciting repertoire, features the talents of the entire company, including principal dancers and rising stars. This unique evening provides audiences with a taste of the upcoming season. Escape to Verona with John Cranko's ROMEO AND JULIET- November 3-13, 2011 - Masterfully told through Cranko's choreography and Prokofiev's score, Romeo and Juliet is a triumphant must-see. Don't miss the final season of the current Boston Ballet's THE NUT- CRACKER - November 25-Decem- ber 31, 2011. Experience the magic of this beloved production one last time: For tickets, please go to the Colonial Theatre, 106 Boylston Street. Hours are 10:00 am-6:00 pm Monday through Saturday. On the web, visit Boston or By phone call Ticketmaster at 800-982-2787. ITALIAN EVENTS & PROGRAMS REAGLE MUSIC THEATRE 617 Lexington St., Waltham, MA IT'S CHRISTMAS TIME - Decem- ber 3-11, 2011. The one Boston Christmas spectacle guaranteed to warm any heart! Children of all ages are enchanted by Santa's Workshop, Teddy Bears' Nutcracker, Parade of the Wooden Soldiers, Victo- rian Christmas, precision dancers and The Living Nativity. Our cast of 200 comes gift wrapped in fabulous holi- day sets and costumes -- all backed by a full live orchestra. DCU CENTER 50 Foster Street, Worcester, MA GUNS N' ROSES - November 25, 2011. Since they last played the U.S. in 2006, GN'R has played to rave reviews everywhere including South America, Canada, Europe and Southeast Asia, playing close to one million fans worldwide. Axl Rose started Guns N' Roses over 25 years ago. Since that time, they have become one of the biggest bands in music history, selling over 100 million albums worldwide. GNR's Appetite For Destruction has sold over 28 million albums in the United States alone. Tickets available at the DCU Center Box Office, Ticketmaster locations, by phone at 800-745-3000 and online at ticketmaster, com. BOB SEGER & THE SILVER BULLET BAND - November 29. Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band are back out on the road this Fall for a second leg to their 2011 North Ameri- can Tour. Gary Graft of Billboard Magazine said "Seger and company delivered an energetic and exhaus- tive show ... the 65-year-old Rock and Roll Hall of Famer is one of those rar- efied performers who has built a large canon of hits: Ramblin' Gamblin' Man, Katmandu, Against the Wind, Holly- wood Nights: Night Moves -- that ab- solutely have to be played or he won't get out of the building alive ... The Silver Bullets appeared honed and well-rehearsed, bolstering the tight arrangements with solos by saxo- phonist Alto Reed, keyboardist Craig Frost and guitarist Mark Chattfield." Tickets available at the DCU Center Box Office, Ticketmaster locations, by phone at 800-745-3000 and online at BOSTON POPS HOLIDAY CON- CERT - December 1 i, 201 I. The Bos- ton Pops Holiday Concert presented by TD Bank is back by popular de- mand! Kick off your holiday season on with Keith Lockhart, the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra and vocal powerhouse Rockapella! For the first time ever, "America's Orchestra" joins America's leading a cappella group for an unforgettable holiday show. Enjoy unique takes on classic favorites and brand new originals, plus a special visit from Jolly Ole' SL Nick and a time- honored audience sing along. Treat yourself and your loved ones to a holi- day tradition that millions cherish! Tickets available at the DCU Center Box Office, Ticketmaster locations, by phone at 800-745-3000 and online at NEW ENGLAND CONSERVATORY JORDAN HALL 30 Gainsborough St., Boston, MA VIENNA BOYS CHOIR HOLIDAY PROGRAM - December 4, 201 I. Since 1498, the angelic voices of the Vienna Boys Choir have been charming and moving audiences. Theirs is a ringing sound of timeless purity, the sound of a great choral tradition passed down through the ages with care. Don't miss the chance to ring in your holiday season with a dose of old world charm from the beloved Vienna Boys Choir. %.. a superb musical ensemble ... [with] clarion sound" --Seattle Post- Intelligencer. For further information call 617-585-1260 or r Special Events MUSEUM OF SCIENCE I Science Park, Boston A DAY IN POMPEII - Now through February 12, 2012. Tickets now on sale. The Roman city of Pompeii was destroyed by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD, vanishing beneath layers of volcanic ash. Now you can discover one of the greatest archaeo- logical treasures ever unearthed at A Day in PompeiL For further informa- tion on this exhibit or upcoming exhibits, log on to DCU CENTER 50 Foster Street, Worcester, MA CIRQUE DU SOLEIL - QUIDAM - December 14-18 - Young Zo6 is bored; her parents, distant and apathetic, ignore her. Her life has lost all mean- ing. Seeking to fill the void of her existence, she slides into an imagi- nary world -- the world of Quidam -- where she meets characters who encourage her to free her soul. Quidam : a nameless passer-by, a solitary figure lingering on a street corner, a person rushing past and swallowed by the crowd. It could be anyone, anybody. Someone coming or going at the heart of our anony- mous society. A member of the .co/l;l, one-f,, jtle tsilnt majority. The one who cries out, sings and dreams within us all. This is the "quidam" whom this show allows to speak. This is the place that beckons -- a place for dreaming and genuine relations where all quidams, by pro- claiming their individuality, can Finally emerge from anonymity. Tickets avail- able at the DCU Center Box Office, Ticketmaster locations, by phone at 800-745-3000 and online at TD GARDEN Causeway Street, Boston WWW RAW - November 14, 2011. Finally the Rock comes back to Bos- ton! A special three hour edition of WWE Monday Night Raw Super Show. What will happen when seven time WWE Champion, "the most electrify- ing man in all of entertainment" The Rock and 10 time WWE Champion John Cena meet in Cena's hometown? Also see all of your favorite WWE su- perstars including: Randy Orton, Mark Henry, Sheamus, Christian, Dolph Ziggler, Kofi Kingston, And Morel!! *Card is subject to change* DAVIS MEGA MAZE 145 Redstone Hill, Sterling, MA Beginning October 14 th, Davis Mega Maze transforms into one wicked FRIGHT NIGHT ADVENTURE[ Try to maneuver your way through the corn and escape before the monsters and haunts can find you -- but watch out -- there's no place to hider JOIN US IF YOU DARE ... this maze event is geared for adults. Bring your flash- light and your courage. Davis Mega Maze Fright Nights run on Friday and Saturday evenings from 6:30-10 pm, with last admission at 9 pm. Families with children under 12 can visit Davis Farmland during the last three week- ends in October for MOO MOO'S HALLOWEEN PARTY! This fright- free, daytime party is geared for chil- dren. Wear your favorite costume! Enjoy costume parades, pumpkin painting, games, candy and much more! Visit,, or call 978- 422-MOOO (6666) for more info. AGGANIS ARENA 925 Commonwealth Ave., Boston COMICS COME HOME XVII - Sat- urday, November 12. The longest run- ning comedy benefit in America, re- turns to Agganis. The show will be hosted by actor/comedian Denis ITALIAN RADIO PROGRAMS "The Sicilian Corner" ii:00 am to I:00 pm every Friday with host Tom Zappala and Mike Lomazzo and "The Italian Show" with Nunzio DiMarca every Sunday from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. Go to www. "Italia Oggi" Sundays I:00 pm to 2:00 pm with host Andrea Urdi 1460 AM www. "Dolce Vita Radio" DJ Rocco Mesiti 11:00 am-l:00 pm Sundays 90.7 FM or online "The Nick Franciosa Show" Sun- days from 12 Noon to 3:00 pm on WLYN 1360 AM and WAZN 1470 AM. "Guido Oliva Italian Hour" 8:00 am-9:00 am Sundays on WSRO 650 AM and online at "Tony's Place" on MusicAmerica FM 99.1 - Every Sunday night 9:00 pm to 10:00 pm on MusicAmerica host Ron Della Chiesa presents Tony's Place on WPLM FM Easy 99.1. Leary from the hit television show "Rescue Me." This year's lineup will include: Denis Leary, Lenny Clarke, Kenny Rogerson, Tony V, Robert Kelly, Dom Irrera, Joe Derosa, Artie Lang and Nick Di Paolo! Don't miss the show the Boston Globe calls a "laugh riot." The evening will benefit The Cam Neely Foundation for Cancer Care and The Neely Cancer Fund. The Fund was created to benefit Tufts Medical Center's Cancer Center and its Floating Children's Cancer Center. Through the Fund the Foundation supports treatment, research and overall cancer care for patients and their families. Call Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000. MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS 465 Huntington Avenue, Boston DEGAS AND THE NUDE - Now through February 5, 2012. The first museum exhibition devoted exclu- sively to the extraordinary range of nudes by Edgar Degas -- tracing their evolution from the artist's early years, through the private and public images of brothels and bathers in the 1870s and 1880s, to the post-Impressionist nudes of the end of his career will be presented. For more information, visit or call 617-267-9300. THE MUSEUM OF BAD ART Dedham Community Theatre 580 High St., Dedham Sq., Dedham Somerville Theatre 55 Davis Sq., Somerville MA Brookline Access Television 46 Tappan St., Brookline The Museum Of Bad Art (MOBA) is a community-based, private institu- tion dedicated to the collection, pres- ervation, exhibition and celebration of bad art in all its forms and in all its glory. It is only through the efforts of the worldwide Friends of MOBA that we have been able to carry out our mission: to bring the worst of art to the widest of audiences. MOBA main- tains a website as well as three bricks- and-mortar galleries, all in the Boston area. Through traveling exhibits, spe- cial events and changing exhibits, we share the best bad art ever assembled. Our collection numbers about 600 pieces, but due to limited exhibition space, we show 50 to 70 at a time. Visit During the hour, Ron will fea- ture recordings by his good friend Tony Bennett. You'll hear all your Bennett favorites from his early hits to his latest Grammy winners. "Radio Italia Unita" - Thursdays 2:00 pm-3:00 pm on radio or Itunes, college radio click on Zumix. For more information, log onto BERKLEE PERFORMANCE CENTER 136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston MA ZUCCHERO - October 29, 2011. Zucchero "Sugar" Fornaciari is one of Italy's most renowned artists, with 11 studio albums dating back to 1983. The Italian musician will be touring the present his latest release, Chocabeck. To pur- chase your tickets, please log onto for tickets.