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Interview: Artist Arielle Jovellanos at Boston Comic Con
Visiting booths at the expansive Boston Comic Con, I encountered Arielle Jovellanos, a comic artist and illustrator from New York
August 17, 2017
Commonwealth Sharespeare’s Romeo & Juliet Brings Crushing Tragedy (5 stars)
by Johnny Monsarrat Romeo & Juliet, by William Shakespeare, Directed by Allegra Libonati, Scenic Design by Julia Noulin-Merat
August 10, 2017
We The People Connects You to the Past (5 stars)
by Johnny Monsarrat We The People, created by Stacy Klein, Carlos Uriona, Matthew Glassman, Jennifer Johnson, produced by Adam Br
August 10, 2017
Scare-A-Con: The little show with a big bloody heart (4 stars)
Scare-A-Con took place at the Mass Mutual Center in Springfield, MA, June 2-4, 2017. See If you are a horro
June 12, 2017
Mass Mutual Center
Springfield, MA
5-Wits at Patriot Place is a Room Escape Challenge at Movie Set Quality
by Johnny Monsarrat   If you've heard of room escape adventures, 5-Wits started it all a decade before. You buy a ticket an
April 24, 2017
Noir, the Pub/Cafe to See Celebrities in Boston (4 stars)
So this is where you go to see Dan Aykroyd, whose daughter goes to Harvard. He likes the Crystal Head Vodka. And practically every
April 3, 2017
Cambridge, MA
The Maharaja Has Owners Who Know How to Start a Revolution (4.5 stars)
"If my college buddies and I did the things here that we did in India, we would have been sent to juvenile detention," Sajal tells
April 2, 2017
The Maharaja
Cambridge, MA
Harvest of India is Perfect India Cuisine in a Renovated Atmosphere (4.5 stars)
It's important to be earnest. The passion of owner Vinay Kumar and manager Ashis Kumar is unmistakable, and they're so eager to de
March 13, 2017
Harvest of India
Cambridge, MA
Shabu-Ya Has a Fun Atmosphere and Adventurous Hot Pot That’s Accessible to Non-Koreans (4.5 stars)
Before founding Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg wasted years at Harvard before dropping out. Kwanghyun Yoon, the founder of Shabu-Ya, is
March 13, 2017
Cambridge, MA
The Mad Monkfish Has a Perfect Fusion of Sushi and Jazz (4.5 stars)
It's a scoop! Events INSIDER is first to review this destination, and the first thing that strikes you about Thelonius Monkfish is
March 7, 2017
The Mad Monkfish
Cambridge, MA