Critic’s picks: Classical music
Jeremy Eichler’s recommended upcoming performances in the Greater Boston area.
Glittering operatic rarity ‘King Roger’ comes to BSO
The Boston Symphony Orchestra will present two performances of Szymanowski’s masterpiece “King Roger.”
House hunting and the cost of maintaining wish-list items
Before you open your wallet, house hunters, find out how much it will cost to maintain the items you yearn to have.
Did the MBTA’s late-night experiment really work?
The one-year pilot program, meant to usher Boston into a new cultural era and pump up the economy, is about to wrap up.
A trip back in time through Florida’s roadside attractions
Decades on, expecting only nostalgia, a former tween revisits his first Florida trip.
License-plate readers violate our principles
Officials don’t need to have a search warrant in order to use a database that tracks the movement of millions of vehicles.
What is it like to live in Foxborough?
For many, Foxborough is synonymous with football, but there’s more to the town than playing host.
Lots to love about Florida’s winters
Oh, how we New Englanders love winter in Florida! There are, in fact, four winters in Florida, each with its own personality.
Winter scenes on Maine’s Deer Isle and Isle au Haut
A photo essay captures life in two tiny island towns.
Connecting with Boston Ballet’s ‘Lady of the Camellias’
Inspiration took an unusual path in choreographer Val Caniparoli’s “Lady of the Camellias,” which Boston Ballet presents Feb. 26-March 8.
What really toppled Cape Wind’s plans for Nantucket Sound
With the ambitious wind project seemingly dead, take a look back at what went wrong.
If you go Bird Gardens of Naples
A guided tour (about 2 hours) is the only way to enjoy the Bird Gardens of Naples.
Cozy up to exotic birds at Florida sanctuary
At Bird Gardens of Naples, small lovebirds and cockatiels, large macaws and cockatoos coexist.
Frankenthaler’s art prompts new take on history at the Rose
“Pretty Raw: After and Around Helen Frankenthaler” proposes a revisionist examination of painting from the 1950s to the present day.
Critic’s picks: Art
Sebastian Smee selects noteworthy art exhibitions in Boston and the surrounding area.
Jonathan Adler channels Palm Beach through design
The noted designer made the Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa an elegant, upscale riot of color and pattern.
With discipline and diversity, Sam Hunt scores in country music
A chat with up and coming country singer-songwriter Sam Hunt who plays the House of Blues on Feb. 12.
Critic’s picks: Theater
Don Aucoin offers a guide to 10 Boston-area productions in the coming months.