• Our free Fall 2020 Online & Outside series features livestream and prerecorded online concerts, interactive Zoom classes and conversations, and live, outdoor concerts at Cambridge’s new Starlight... More »
  • 10 online concerts * 2 Zoom classes * 3 outdoor concerts @ Cambridge’s new Starlight Square. These are free so those who have been hardest hit by Covid can participate. Donations help keep... More »
  • While we can't present live and in person concerts, we're finding great content that we think you'll love and posting on our Facebook, Youtube, and Instagram accounts. Follow @globalartslive today! More »
  • The staff at Global Arts Live shares their go-to favorite recipes from South Africa to Portugal, Thailand, and Spain--we challenge you to try making at least one!  More »
  • We're busy rescheduling concerts and booking a full fall season with more great concerts. Here's how you can help us get this done. More »
  • Kotoko Brass standing together in a group
    Inspired by the traditional drum rhythms of Ghana, Kotoko Brass has created a unique, joyful, and improvisational style of West African dance music described by the Boston Globe as “propulsive, infectious party music.” The drums provide the heart and soul of Kotoko Brass—merging syncopated African... MORE »
  • Natu Camara plays guitar and sings on stage
    October 06
    Natu Camara grew up in Guinea and led West Africa’s first all-female hip-hop sensation, The Ideal Black Girls. Now she’s out on her own with an effervescent sound that blends Afropop and soul with her passion for social justice to create inspirational songs of hope and healing.  This livestream is... MORE »
  • Black String Band Stands dressed up with instruments against white background
    October 13
    From Seoul, Black String creates a unique musical language that draws on traditional Korean music, American jazz, and edgy improvisation. Lyrical melodies performed on traditional Korean folk instruments are amplified with guitar and electronics to form dynamic, harmonic collisions of modes and... MORE »
  • Ezekiel's Wheels Klezmer Band stands in backyard holding instruments
    Boston’s internationally acclaimed Ezekiel’s Wheels Klezmer Band brings passion, virtuosity, and energy to every performance with its irresistible contemporary interpretation of Jewish music. The group improvises with the intimacy of chamber music and the intensity of a rowdy dance band.  If there... MORE »
  • Newpoli band members performing on stage
    Newpoli crosses through time, culture, and musical styles as it performs modernized taranta music from southern Italy and surrounding countries. The high-energy ensemble stirs up a mesmerizing sound that melds traditional Italian folk music, Greek and Turkish grooves, Mediterranean and Spanish... MORE »
  •  Amythyst Kiah with black hat on stares at camera
    October 27
    With a powerful voice of truth and beauty, “Amythyst Kiah is one of roots music’s most exciting emerging talents," according to Rolling Stone. Her deeply moving, hypnotic sound finds inspiration in old-time music, alternative rock, gospel, folk, country, and blues. A member of Our Native Daughters... MORE »
  • Victor Quijada smiling headshot
    November 11
    Choreographer Victor Quijada, who was a B-boy in Los Angeles before signing on with Twyla Tharp and later Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montréal, founded his company RUBBERBAND in 2002. Ever So Slightly, his newest work, which was commissioned by Global Arts Live, made its Boston premiere at last... MORE »
  • Boston Dance Theater dancers jump midair in rehearsal space
    November 14
    Founded in 2018 by Jessie Jeanne Stinnett, Boston Dance Theater (BDT) is a Boston-based contemporary dance company codirected by Stinnett and award-winning Israeli choreographer Itzik Galili. BDT showcases the talents of Boston-based dancers and presents works by acclaimed choreographers. This fall... MORE »
  • Women holds hands up smiling in yellow outfit speaking into mic suitcase stories
    November 21 - December 05
    Suitcase Stories® features foreign- and US-born residents sharing powerful and inspiring stories of refugee and immigrant life. Featured nationally on PBS, Suitcase Stories® exposes the complexity of immigrant experiences through entertaining and informative real-life stories. The Suitcase Stories... MORE »