Welcome To The Multicultural Arts Center

As New England's only multicultural arts center, we strive to present dedicated programming reflecting diversity in the arts. Please join us for music, dance, theater, art exhibitions, and more! We also rent our Theater space for special events!

Upcoming Events

 Mid-Week Shuffle Fall Schedule

FREE Wednesday Night Performance Based Salons


You helped us fund it, now help us celebrate it! That's right, our Mid-Week Shuffles begin this fall and are FREE each Wednesday day night starting October 23rd. We will soon have a link for free seat reservations, but for now take a gaze at our amazing line-up! Get ready for some great food, entertainment, and CONVERSATION!






Poets' Theatre Presents: Dracula
October 7
Cash Bar and Comp Apps 6:30 - 7:30
Performance at 7:30

Complimentary Appetizers by: Capers Catering


Poets’ Theatre will be joining us for a script-in-hand reading of “Stoker’s Dracula”! A one man, one woman show, both will fulfill each role in this daring deconstruction of one of the greatest novels of horror ever written. We will unpack the deep-seated issues of sexual repression, desire, and gender identity in this macabre masterpiece. The show is directed by Steve Barkhimer and will feature Benjamin Evett and Eve Kagan.




Poetry Slam Night
October 14
Cash Bar and Comp Apps 6:30 - 7:30
Performance at 7:30

Complimentary Appetizers by: Above & Beyond Catering


Get your score boards out... Our final performance is a Poetry Slam! Boston is on record for producing one of the best National Poetry Slam tournaments in the history of the 25 year annual event. Four teams for the NorthBeast will compete to be listed as one of the 72 official teams of the 2016 National Poetry Slam.  Some of the best performance poets in New England will be performing here that night!





Carlos Averhoff, Jr.

In our Jazz Club
Thursday, October 15, 2015 at 8:00 PM


Carlos Averhoff, Jr. brings the music of his debut album iRESI to Multicultural Arts Center! He will showcase original compositions melting the sounds of avant-garde and contemporary Jazz with the traditional sounds of his native Cuba. The music of iRESI is visionary, unique, engaging and rich in culture and tradition and elegantly combines the harmonies and rhythmic landscapes of Cuban music with the modern allure of contemporary Jazz.






Guest Artist: Bill Pierce - Tenor Sax | Carlos Averhoff Jr. - Tenor Sax | Santiago Bosch - Piano |

John Lockwood - Bass | Fabios Rojas - Drums







Performed by Monkeyhouse!
Friday, October 23 / Saturday, October 24, 2015 at 8:00 PM


Monkeyhouse's eclectic band of choreographers roam the edges of the dance landscape seeking out uncharted connections to other art forms. Join us as they return for their 15th anniversary season. They will ponder questions about where we belong as they play with pottery, palindromes and history. 








Monkeynarium Tickets

Do you love both Monkeyhouse AND Luminarium and want to attend shows for each company!? We totally understand. That's why we are offering a special discount so you can do just that! Click the link below to select a date for the Misplaced/Displaced show and Spektrel show with a price made just for you!









Performed by Luminarium Dance Company

Tuesday, October 27 / Thursday October 29 /
Friday, October 30 / Saturday, October 31 at 8:00 PM


Luminarium Dance is thrilled to return to the Multicultural Arts Center with their latest production, Spektrel. The evening of dance will feature four new works that accentuate the company’s powerful theatricality through otherworldly shadows, light play, and colorful abandon.