What’s Up This Weekend
Published: Thursday, September 27, 2012
Updated: Thursday, September 27, 2012 01:09
Timeflies: The music duo bring “The One Night Tour” to Boston, with support from opener Leah LaBelle. The group, consisting of Tufts alumni Rob Resnick and Cal Shapiro, released their mixtape, “Under the Influence,” this past summer. Tonight at 7 p.m. at House of Blues Boston. Tickets cost $37.05 on Livenation.com. The ICA Presents: An Evening of Recent Films by the Quay Brothers: Swing by the Institute of Contemporary Art Boston (ICA) to check out two animated films by filmmaker brothers Stephen and Timothy Quay: “Mask” (2010) and “Through the Weeping Glass: On the Consolations of Life Everlasting” (2011). Saturday at 7 p.m. at the ICA, 100 Northern Ave, Boston. Student tickets are $8 and can be purchased at www.icaboston.org.
CHROMO−MANIA!: The Art of Chromolithography in Boston, 1840−1910: Get historical this weekend with this exhibit on chromolithographs and Boston’s role in the 19th−century printing technique for color pictures. Over 60 pieces from the museum’s collection will be on display. Opens Friday at 9 a.m. and runs through Jan. 12 at the Boston Athenaeum, 10 1/2 Beacon Street, Boston. Admission is free. McCoy Tyner Quartet feat. Gary Bartz: Famed jazz pianist McCoy Tyner will bring his quartet to campus this weekend. Tyner has won five Grammys and has worked with many distinguished musicians throughout his career, including John Coltrane. Friday at 8 p.m. in Distler Performance Hall. Tickets are free with a Tufts ID. A limited number of rush tickets will be available at the door on Friday at 7:30 p.m.