Upcoming Events

E.g., 2018/03/20
E.g., 2018/03/20

Music: Vundabar with Ratboys and Snowhaus Boston's high octane art-pop trio

From 2014 to 2017, Vundabar's Brandon Hagen cared for a loved one that had fallen into a debilitating state of mental and physical decline. For four years his sickness and the eventual loss that followed became the focal point of Hagen’s life as well as his family’s. It was the bell jar under which they lived. Hagen was fractured into two selves; one, largely insular, racked by grief and loss and... MORE
8:30 PM
$10 advance, $12 day of show

Music: Four by Four co-presented by Portland Chamber Music Festival

A pair of 20th century masterworks hold space with two lyrical works by iconic living composers. A widely loved work by pioneering minimalist Terry Riley, made popular by his longtime collaborators Kronos Quartet, G Song is hypnotic and dance-like as it blends the dizzying melodicism of North Indian music and familiar classical forms. Dmitri Shostakovich’s concise and... MORE
7:30 PM
$13 for SPACE & PCMF members

Community event: RAMONA AFRICA + Screening of MOVE: Confrontation in Philadelphia

Former U.S. political prisoner, RAMONA AFRICA, is the Minister of Communication for the MOVE Organization and a Philadelphia-based organizer with the International Concerned Family and Friends of Mumia Abu-Jamal. She is also the only living survivor of the 1985 MOVE bombing, when the FBI and Philadelphia police dropped two C-4 bombs on her organization’s Philadelphia home, killing 11 people.... MORE
6:30 PM
$6 for SPACE Members and Students w/ ID

Artist Talk: Shelley Wong

In her poems, Shelley Wong centers queer women of color to counter their marginalization and foreground their desires independent of motherhood and marriage. Her speakers transform the natural world and themselves, using beauty as a means of sanctuary and subversion. Wong seeks to re-vision the world against patriarchy and colonialism with women who navigate and inhabit a range of spaces. She is... MORE
6:00 PM

Performance: Variety Show A multi-media extravaganza

A multi-media extravaganza featuring fabulous hosts, short films by directors of all abilities, live acts, and a signature cocktail! VARIETY SHOW is a collaboration between The Art Department (Creative Trails), bomb diggity arts (Momentum) and SPACE. Featuring short documentaries, stories, comedies, interviews, animations, and music videos. Shot in many locations in the Greater... MORE
7:00 PM

Film: Best of the 2017 Ottawa International Animation Festival

The Best of Ottawa 2017 is a collection of jury awarded short films and fan favorites from the 41st edition of the Ottawa International Animation Festival, which took place in September 2017.  This year's highlights include a colourful and hypnotic music video in Mark Lotterman 'Happy', a touching look at a father/son relationship in Negative Space, a surreal adventure in an unfamiliar... MORE
7:00 PM
$6 for SPACE Members and Students w/ ID


“In 1946, my great-grandfather murdered a black man named Bill Spann and got away with it.” So begins Travis Wilkerson’s critically acclaimed documentary, DID YOU WONDER WHO FIRED THE GUN?, which takes us on a journey through the American South to uncover the truth behind a horrific incident and the societal mores that allowed it to happen. Acting as narrator and guide, Wilkerson spins a strange... MORE
7:00 PM
$6 for SPACE Members and Students w/ ID

Artist Talk: PAPERBACKS FROM HELL WITH GRADY HENDRIX Plus a bonus screening of RE-ANIMATOR [Remastered version]

In the early Seventies, three books changed horror forever: ROSEMARY'S BABY, THE EXORCIST, and THE OTHER. The first horror novels to hit bestseller lists since 1940, they opened the floodgates for an avalanche of horror paperbacks to pour onto supermarket shelves throughout the Seventies and Eighties until SILENCE OF THE LAMBS slit the genre's throat in the early Nineties. Writer Grady Hendrix... MORE
7:00 PM
$6 for SPACE Members and Students w/ ID

Music: OURBIGBAND with Ben Allison 17-piece modern big band in collaboration with the scene-defining bassist-composer

Hailing from the small stretch of coastline where New Hampshire, Maine, and Massachusetts meet, OURBIGBAND seeks to keep alive the tradition of the big band jazz orchestra. Through collaboration with today’s finest jazz performers and composers, OURBIGBAND strives to bring new, creative, relevant music to the New England community and beyond. Having partnered with jazz luminaries and legends like... MORE
8:00 PM
$15 advance, $20 day of show
$13 advance, $18 day of show for members

Music: The Districts Electric charged Philly indie-rock

It's not uncommon for musicians to grow and evolve between releases -- but even by those standards, the Districts' Popular Manipulations is stunning. The Pennsylvania-borne band's third full-length represents an exponential leap in sound and cohesion, an impressive and impassioned burn with a wide scope that threatens to swallow everything else surrounding it. Perhaps it's a cliché to... MORE
8:30 PM
$12 advance, $15 day of show