Upcoming Events for May

May 2019

May 21, 12:30pm - 1:00pm
Gallery Talk: Jade in the Lab
May 21, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Join us for special food and drinks plus some fun nostalgic games to kick off the end of your workday. And don’t forget to bring a friend, misery is not the only thing that loves company. MONDAY through FRIDAY 4pm-6:00pm in the Bar & Lounge
May 21, 7:00pm
Flatbreads, Tacos, Pitchers, and all your friends gathered around a heated game of Battleship... sounds like the best way to spend a Tuesday. We've got everything from Bananagrams to Guess Who... come join us in the No-No Room.
May 21, 7:00pm
Harvard Book Store welcomes anthropologist and Microsoft Senior Researcher MARY L. GRAY for a discussion of her latest book, Ghost Work: How to Stop Silicon Valley from Building a New Global Underclass, co-authored by...
May 21, 7:00pm
Join Jason Allen, in conversation with Boston resident, James Charlesworth discussing his debut novel The East End. The fallout from a deadly accident...
May 21, 7:30pm
Inspired by the young Egyptians who took to the streets to overthrow President .....
May 21, 8:00pm
Hyperion is the title of St. Lucia's third record. The process was as soul-searching as Grobler has found album...
May 21, 8:00pm
Maeve Gilchrist has taken the Celtic harp to new levels of performance. Born and raised in Edinburgh, Scotland, and currently based in Brooklyn, New York, Maeve‘s innovative approach to her instrument stretches its harmonic limits and improvisational possibilities. She is as at home as a soloist with an internationally renowned...
May 21, 8:00pm
THE MOTH
May 21, 9:00pm
Karaoke open mic night.....
May 22 all-day
Over the span of 90 years, banker and philanthropist David Rockefeller collected beetles from around the world, eventually building a personal collection of more than 150,000 specimens. In 2017, his longstanding support for ...
May 22, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Join us for special food and drinks plus some fun nostalgic games to kick off the end of your workday. And don’t forget to bring a friend, misery is not the only thing that loves company. MONDAY through FRIDAY 4pm-6:00pm in the Bar & Lounge
May 22, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
"Wine Down Wednesdays" at the Bar at Parsnip. Enjoy snacks to pair with your favorite classic cocktail or wine
May 22, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Join Chef Tracy and learn how to prepare Japanese and Spanish small plates, weaving tradition and...
May 22, 7:00pm
Harvard Book Store and Cambridge Forum welcome two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning author DAVID MCCULLOUGH for a discussion of his latest book, The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West.
May 22, 7:00pm
Harvard Book Store welcomes debut author CASEY CEP for a discussion of her new book, Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee. She will be joined in conversation by...
May 22, 7:00pm
Murder, My Sweet
May 22, 7:30pm
Inspired by the young Egyptians who took to the streets to overthrow President .....
May 22, 8:00pm
Kississippi, Me In Capris
May 22, 8:00pm
Calling all cow girls and boys! Join us each and every Wednesday for... *drumroll*... SWING AND SHOOT: a weekly country round up featuring free...
May 22, 8:00pm
Maeve Gilchrist has taken the Celtic harp to new levels of performance. Born and raised in Edinburgh, Scotland, and currently based in Brooklyn, New York, Maeve‘s innovative approach to her instrument stretches its harmonic limits and improvisational possibilities. She is as at home as a soloist with an internationally renowned...
May 23 all-day
Over the span of 90 years, banker and philanthropist David Rockefeller collected beetles from around the world, eventually building a personal collection of more than 150,000 specimens. In 2017, his longstanding support for ...
May 23, 11:00am - 1:00pm
WEBSITES FOR VISUAL ARTISTS, WITH MOLLY AKIN
May 23, 4:00pm
PULP FICTION was a sensation at its Cannes Film Festival debut (almost exactly 25 years ago today!) and it went on to become one of the most influential films of the 1990s. Sure, Reservoir Dogs was a great debut, but no one could have predicted that...
May 23, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Join us for special food and drinks plus some fun nostalgic games to kick off the end of your workday. And don’t forget to bring a friend, misery is not the only thing that loves company. MONDAY through FRIDAY 4pm-6:00pm in the Bar & Lounge
May 23, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Wine Tastings Every Thursday from 5 to 7 pm!
May 23, 7:00pm
Referenced in PULP FICTION’s opening diner robbery, Sam Peckinpah’s uber-audacious, hyper-violent Western stars a cavalcade of waning Hollywood tough guys as...
May 23, 7:00pm
Harvard Book Store welcomes political and environmental journalist MICHAEL AMES for a discussion of his new book...
May 23, 7:30pm
Anton Schwartz Quintet
May 23, 7:30pm
Inspired by the young Egyptians who took to the streets to overthrow President .....
May 23, 8:00pm
The first releases from Filthy Friends, the scorchingly melodic rock group whose membership...
May 23, 8:00pm
Dave Douglas is a prolific trumpeter, composer, educator and entrepreneur known for the stylistic breadth of his work and for keeping a diverse set of ensembles and projects active simultaneously. His unique contributions to improvised music have garnered distinguished recognition, including a Doris Duke Artist Award and two GRAMMY®...
May 23, 8:00pm
Ernest Troost is an Emmy award-winning composer of scores for films and television, including the cult-classic TREMORS and HBO’s award-winning LESSON BEFORE DYING. He is also a recipient of the Kerrville New Folk award for his songwriting. His evocative style combines folk and Piedmont-blues-style guitar picking with timeless stories and...
May 23, 8:00pm
In partnership with Boston’s Latino culture hub, Inquilinos Boricuas en Acción – IBA, Violetas explores the...
May 23, 9:00pm - May 24, 12:00am
“I liked to stand out and let my freak flag fly I suppose. I always had a love for music, and I was lucky to have parents who exposed me to amazing sounds.” L'Duke
May 23, 9:00pm
Comedy with Like 2 Laugh productions every Thursday
May 23, 10:00pm
PULP FICTION was a sensation at its Cannes Film Festival debut (almost exactly 25 years ago today!) and it went on to become one of the most influential films of the 1990s. Sure, Reservoir Dogs was a great debut, but no one could have predicted that...
May 24 all-day
Over the span of 90 years, banker and philanthropist David Rockefeller collected beetles from around the world, eventually building a personal collection of more than 150,000 specimens. In 2017, his longstanding support for ...
May 24, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Join us for special food and drinks plus some fun nostalgic games to kick off the end of your workday. And don’t forget to bring a friend, misery is not the only thing that loves company. MONDAY through FRIDAY 4pm-6:00pm in the Bar & Lounge
May 24, 5:00pm
This groundbreaking romantic comedy about a group of lesbian friends in Chicago centers on the attraction and developing relationship between Guinevere Turner’s hip, young Max and V.S. Brodie’s bohemian Ely. A major art house hit upon...
May 24, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Friday Beer Tasting: Bira 91
May 24, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Visual and Environmental Studies 2019 Senior Thesis Exhibition
May 24, 7:00pm
This groundbreaking romantic comedy about a group of lesbian friends in Chicago centers on the attraction and developing relationship between Guinevere Turner’s hip, young Max and V.S. Brodie’s bohemian Ely. A major art house hit upon...
May 24, 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Deep-seated fears and resentments boil dangerously on the back burner in the crowded apartment where a family gathering takes place...
May 24, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
We will be launching two books...
May 24, 7:30pm
Inspired by the young Egyptians who took to the streets to overthrow President .....
May 24, 8:00pm
It is not for nothing that Donald Harrison Jr. is called “The King of Nouveau Swing.” “I love music that swings and has a certain pulse to it,” he told the San Diego Union Tribune. “So instead of playing a straight reggae beat or a straight hip–hop beat, we merged it with a swing beat. That's the concept of nouveau swing — it's swinging, but with new...
May 24, 9:00pm
HOT BITS XXX QUEER FILM FESTIVAL
May 24, 9:30pm
Largely unknown today, Nelly Kaplan emigrated from Argentina to France in the 1950s and made her mark in journalism, surrealist fiction, film theory and criticism, and documentary filmmaking before going on to write and...
May 24, 10:00pm
The Glitter Boys Every Friday
May 25 all-day
Over the span of 90 years, banker and philanthropist David Rockefeller collected beetles from around the world, eventually building a personal collection of more than 150,000 specimens. In 2017, his longstanding support for ...
May 25 all-day
BUY TICKETS Showcasing local, culturally diverse dance groups along with music, visual arts, and food for an immersive dance celebration We invite you this spring for…
May 25, 10:00am - August 11, 5:00pm
Prince Shōtoku: The Secrets Within
May 25, 11:00am
On the weekend, everything is fair game... Roll out of bed, and grab a beer? That's your prerogative! I mean, mimosas are a thing, right? Our Brunch menu is perfectly compiled to...
May 25, 11:30am
Clang clang clang go the trollies in this entertaining MGM musical that follows the Smith Family during the year leading up to the opening of the 1904 World’s Fair. Judy Garland leads the...
May 25, 2:00pm
Frank Capra’s ghoulishly hilarious ARSENIC AND OLD LACE stars Cary Grant as seemingly the only normal person in his entire...
May 25, 2:00pm
Inspired by the young Egyptians who took to the streets to overthrow President .....
May 25, 4:30pm
This impeccably charming romantic comedy helped make Hugh Grant a star as it tells the story of...
May 25, 7:00pm
Frank Capra’s ghoulishly hilarious ARSENIC AND OLD LACE stars Cary Grant as seemingly the only normal person in his entire...
May 25, 7:30pm
Inspired by the young Egyptians who took to the streets to overthrow President .....
May 25, 8:00pm
Twenty-something music prodigy Vincent Ingala is no stranger to contemporary jazz audiences. His heartfelt, sweet and soulful mix has catapulted him to the top of the Billboard Contemporary Jazz charts, garnering him four Billboard #1s, and nine top 10 hits. The charismatic and handsome instrumental wizard has endeared fans, contemporaries and...
May 25, 9:00pm
Soul City has been packing dance floors since 1988. Much of the band's time is spent traveling throughout the New England area, bringing high-energy performances, 4-part vocal harmonies, driving grooves, and a unique 4-piece horn section, to different events...
May 25, 9:30pm
This impeccably charming romantic comedy helped make Hugh Grant a star as it tells the story of...
May 25, 10:00pm
Twenty-something music prodigy Vincent Ingala is no stranger to contemporary jazz audiences. His heartfelt, sweet and soulful mix has catapulted him to the top of the Billboard Contemporary Jazz charts, garnering him four Billboard #1s, and nine top 10 hits. The charismatic and handsome instrumental wizard has endeared fans, contemporaries and...
May 25, 10:30pm
THE DONKEY SHOW
May 25, 10:30pm
The Donkey Show
May 25, 10:30pm
THE DONKEY SHOW
May 26 all-day
Over the span of 90 years, banker and philanthropist David Rockefeller collected beetles from around the world, eventually building a personal collection of more than 150,000 specimens. In 2017, his longstanding support for ...
May 26, 11:00am
On the weekend, everything is fair game... Roll out of bed, and grab a beer? That's your prerogative! I mean, mimosas are a thing, right? Our Brunch menu is perfectly compiled to...
May 26, 11:30am
Clang clang clang go the trollies in this entertaining MGM musical that follows the Smith Family during the year leading up to the opening of the 1904 World’s Fair. Judy Garland leads the...
May 26, 2:00pm
Spring Concert...
May 26, 2:00pm
Inspired by the young Egyptians who took to the streets to overthrow President .....
May 26, 2:15pm
Acclaimed African-American photographer Gordon Parks wrote and directed (and also produced and wrote music for) this adaptation of...
May 26, 4:30pm
Moving from 1930s Kansas to 1970s Brooklyn, we follow Gordon Parks’ semi-autobiographical film with Spike Lee’s semi-autobiographical memoir about...
May 26, 7:00pm
Acclaimed African-American photographer Gordon Parks wrote and directed (and also produced and wrote music for) this adaptation of...
May 26, 7:30pm
Inspired by the young Egyptians who took to the streets to overthrow President .....
May 26, 8:00pm
A burlesque tribute to the Marvel cinematic universe that bring your favorite heroes and villains...
May 26, 8:00pm
Salsa-Son-Timba-Cumbia-Mambo-Cha Cha it's all ...
May 26, 9:15pm
Moving from 1930s Kansas to 1970s Brooklyn, we follow Gordon Parks’ semi-autobiographical film with Spike Lee’s semi-autobiographical memoir about...
May 26, 11:00pm
World leaders, powerful CEOs, and other fat cats could learn a lesson or two from electrofunk duo Chromeo, namely: know thyself, know thy vibe, and...
May 27 all-day
Over the span of 90 years, banker and philanthropist David Rockefeller collected beetles from around the world, eventually building a personal collection of more than 150,000 specimens. In 2017, his longstanding support for ...
May 27, 1:15pm
This outlier in the James Bond series was often overlooked among the sexy, fun Bonds played by...
May 27, 4:00pm
A superbly crafted comedy caper film, THE ITALIAN JOB pits Michael Caine’s Charlie Croker against the
May 27, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Join us for special food and drinks plus some fun nostalgic games to kick off the end of your workday. And don’t forget to bring a friend, misery is not the only thing that loves company. MONDAY through FRIDAY 4pm-6:00pm in the Bar & Lounge
May 27, 5:45pm
Free Yoga Classes...
May 27, 6:15pm
This outlier in the James Bond series was often overlooked among the sexy, fun Bonds played by...
May 27, 9:00pm
A superbly crafted comedy caper film, THE ITALIAN JOB pits Michael Caine’s Charlie Croker against the
May 28 all-day
Over the span of 90 years, banker and philanthropist David Rockefeller collected beetles from around the world, eventually building a personal collection of more than 150,000 specimens. In 2017, his longstanding support for ...
May 28, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Join us for special food and drinks plus some fun nostalgic games to kick off the end of your workday. And don’t forget to bring a friend, misery is not the only thing that loves company. MONDAY through FRIDAY 4pm-6:00pm in the Bar & Lounge
May 28, 4:15pm - 5:30pm
Prince Shōtoku: The Secrets Within
May 28, 7:00pm
Flatbreads, Tacos, Pitchers, and all your friends gathered around a heated game of Battleship... sounds like the best way to spend a Tuesday. We've got everything from Bananagrams to Guess Who... come join us in the No-No Room.
May 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Meet Harvard Alum David Kaiser '69
May 28, 7:00pm
Harvard Book Store welcomes cartoonist, author, and illustrator NICK THORKELSON for a discussion of his latest book, Herbert Marcuse, Philosopher of Utopia: A Graphic Biography. This event is co-sponsored by Mass Humanities.
May 28, 7:30pm
Inspired by the young Egyptians who took to the streets to overthrow President .....
May 28, 8:00pm
Many years before what we call “World Music” appeared on the scene, certain individuals had already understood the enormous value and vast variety of the world’s various musical traditions and had dedicated their lives to their study. One such person is Ross Daly.
May 28, 8:30pm
A breathtaking fusion of poetry, ethnography, and cinema, Sergei Parajanov’s masterwork overflows with unforgettable images and sounds...
May 28, 9:00pm
Karaoke open mic night.....
May 29 all-day
Over the span of 90 years, banker and philanthropist David Rockefeller collected beetles from around the world, eventually building a personal collection of more than 150,000 specimens. In 2017, his longstanding support for ...
May 29, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Free Admission Day for Harvard Class Day
May 29, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Free Admission Day for Harvard Class Day
May 29, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Tour: The Bauhaus and Harvard
May 29, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Join us for special food and drinks plus some fun nostalgic games to kick off the end of your workday. And don’t forget to bring a friend, misery is not the only thing that loves company. MONDAY through FRIDAY 4pm-6:00pm in the Bar & Lounge
May 29, 4:30pm
A thriller so effective that its title became a verb! In this fantastic adaptation of the 1938 play...
May 29, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
"Wine Down Wednesdays" at the Bar at Parsnip. Enjoy snacks to pair with your favorite classic cocktail or wine
May 29, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
FEEDBACK FORUM
May 29, 7:00pm
A thriller so effective that its title became a verb! In this fantastic adaptation of the 1938 play...
May 29, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Harvard Professor Cass Sunstein Will Discuss & Sign "Conformity: The Power of Social Influences "
May 29, 7:00pm
Harvard Book Store welcomes award-winning writer JULIE ORRINGER—author of The Invisible Bridge and How to Breathe Underwater—for a discussion of her latest novel, The Flight Portfolio.
May 29, 7:30pm
Inspired by the young Egyptians who took to the streets to overthrow President .....
May 29, 8:00pm
Calling all cow girls and boys! Join us each and every Wednesday for... *drumroll*... SWING AND SHOOT: a weekly country round up featuring free...
May 29, 8:00pm
Chris & Meredith Thompson: twin sisters’ harmonies with flute, guitar, percussion. Chris & Meredith are “powerful performers with a natural warmth for the live concert stage” writes Tom Lounges in the Beat. Best known for the unique blend of...
May 29, 9:30pm
A thriller so effective that its title became a verb! In this fantastic adaptation of the 1938 play...
May 30 all-day
Over the span of 90 years, banker and philanthropist David Rockefeller collected beetles from around the world, eventually building a personal collection of more than 150,000 specimens. In 2017, his longstanding support for ...
May 30, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Free Admission Day for Harvard Commencement
May 30, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Join us for special food and drinks plus some fun nostalgic games to kick off the end of your workday. And don’t forget to bring a friend, misery is not the only thing that loves company. MONDAY through FRIDAY 4pm-6:00pm in the Bar & Lounge
May 30, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Wine Tastings Every Thursday from 5 to 7 pm!
May 30, 7:30pm
Inspired by the young Egyptians who took to the streets to overthrow President .....
May 30, 7:30pm
In 1943, as the Vilna Ghetto is about to be liquidated, Nazi officer Major Karl Plagge makes a decision to risk his own life...
May 30, 7:30pm
In 1943, as the Vilna Ghetto is about to be liquidated, Nazi officer Major Karl Plagge makes a decision to risk his own life...
May 30, 8:00pm
Carl Allen grew up on gospel, R&B, and funk, music but later turned to jazz after hearing a recording by the legendary saxophonist Benny Carter. With over 225 recordings to his credit, the gifted Milwaukee-born, New York-based drummer, entrepreneur and educator, Carl Allen’s profound and propulsive percolations provided soulful...
May 30, 8:00pm
When you first hear Goodnight Moonshine it brings a wave of nostalgia, conjuring teenage heartache- then perhaps a similar sensation to falling deeply in love. As the music fades you’re left grappling with what it is to stay in love with something both beautiful and...
May 30, 8:00pm
FEMFINITE: THE FEMME SHOW
May 30, 9:00pm - May 31, 12:00am
“I liked to stand out and let my freak flag fly I suppose. I always had a love for music, and I was lucky to have parents who exposed me to amazing sounds.” L'Duke
May 30, 9:00pm
Put on Roll With You, the new album from Boston-based soul band Eli "Paperboy" Reed and The True Loves, and chances are you'll immediately feel the urge to either dance or cry. "That first response to a record is the most important," says frontman Eli Reed. "If a record comes on and makes you want to dance right away, then you're doing a good job. If a record comes on and makes you want to cry right away, you're also doing a good job. I think this album does both."...
May 30, 9:00pm
Comedy with Like 2 Laugh productions every Thursday
May 31 all-day
Over the span of 90 years, banker and philanthropist David Rockefeller collected beetles from around the world, eventually building a personal collection of more than 150,000 specimens. In 2017, his longstanding support for ...
May 31, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Join us for special food and drinks plus some fun nostalgic games to kick off the end of your workday. And don’t forget to bring a friend, misery is not the only thing that loves company. MONDAY through FRIDAY 4pm-6:00pm in the Bar & Lounge
May 31, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Friday Beer Tasting: Bira 91
May 31, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
In conjunction with Alumni Weekend, a reception will be held May 31 in the Lunder Arts Center celebrating our alumni's heritage...
May 31, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Visual and Environmental Studies 2019 Senior Thesis Exhibition
May 31, 6:30pm
In Debra Granik’s debut feature, Vera Farmiga stars as a working mother trapped in a stale marriage and a depressed...
May 31, 7:00pm
Harvard Book Store welcomes DANIEL JOSÉ OLDER, the award-winning author of Shadowshaper, and MALKA OLDER, the bestselling author of Infomocracy, for a discussion of their respective new books, Freedom Fire and State Tectonics.
May 31, 7:30pm
Inspired by the young Egyptians who took to the streets to overthrow President .....
May 31, 8:00pm
Harold Mabern was born in Memphis, Tennessee, in 1936. He taught himself to play piano as a teenager and, after moving to Chicago in 1954, studied harmony with Ahmad Jamal. He joined Walter Perkins’s group MJT+3, played and recorded with...
May 31, 8:00pm
Bearing witness to small details and fleeting moments is what dignifies our everyday stories, rendering the mundane profound. This principle has governed Erelli’s approach to his two decade career, including 11 solo albums, stints accompanying Josh Ritter, Paula Cole and Anais Mitchell, and a pair of records he produced for GRAMMY-winning songwriter Lori McKenna. Ever since Billboard magazine heralded...
May 31, 10:00pm
The Glitter Boys Every Friday