The week ahead: Nightlife

Clubs & Dance Nights

GLOW ON THE HARBOR Summer fun isn’t over yet. Put on some neon, hop on a boat, grab a glow stick, and dance to hits and Latin music by DJ Hectik and DJ Lus. Post-cruise, head to the after party, a Neon Beach Party at Venu. Sept. 14, 6 p.m. boarding, 7 p.m. departure. Freedom Boat Cruise, 60 Rowes Wharf, Boston. 617-826-9430, Venu, 100 Warrenton St., Boston. 617-338-0061,

AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 SIPS Phileas Fogg never had it so good. Enjoy light appetizers and unlimited one-ounce tastings of more than 80 international wines. Sept. 12, 7:30-9:30 p.m. $75. John Moakley Courthouse, 1 Courthouse Way, Boston.


FELIX CARTAL The electro house wizard from Canada stops in Boston on his After Dark North American Tour. He’s promoting the recently released “Past Present Felix” EP. The tour is named for one of the tracks which highlights vocalist Koko LaRoo. Sept. 18,
9 p.m. $20, $25. Royale, 279 Tremont St., Boston. 617-338-7699,

ANDY C The UK DJ and founder of Ram Records is a major figure in the drum and bass movement. He guests at Elements, the weekly drum and bass event founded by DJs Lenore and Crook that’s one of Boston’s longest running dance nights. Sept. 12, 10 p.m. Phoenix Landing, 512 Mass. Ave., Cambridge. 617-576-6260,

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Milva DiDomizio



WENDY LIEBMAN Giggles celebrates its 25th anniversary with one of the first comedians who played the club, joined by Boston veteran Tony V and up-and-coming Boston comic Matt D. Sept. 12 at 8 p.m., Sept. 13 at 8:30 p.m., Sept. 14 at 7:15 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. $27.50. Giggles Comedy Club, 517 Broadway (Route 1), Saugus. 781-233-9950,

DANA GOULD AND MATT BRAUNGER One of the innovators of alternative comedy, Hopedale native Gould started his comedy career in Boston, but this pairing with the emergent Braunger will be his first stand-up show in town since the mid-’90s. Sept. 13, 7 p.m. $20. Great Scott, 1222 Commonwealth Ave., Allston. 617-566-9014,


Bob Odenkirk and David Cross created some fantastic sketch comedy on HBO with “Mr. Show,” and they are reuniting to tour with fellow comic Brian Posehn, doing sketch and stand-up behind their new book of unproduced scripts, “Hollywood Said No!” Sept. 13, 7:30 p.m. $39.50-$49.50. Citi Shubert Theatre, 270 Tremont St., Boston. 617-482-9393,

After a long lead-up, Boston’s newest comedy club offers a weekend of free comedy to
preview the venue with Jimmy Dunn, Kelly MacFarland, and Harrison Stebbins. First official headliner will be Jimmy Shubert in two weeks. Sept. 13 and 14, 7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. Free. Laugh Boston, 425 Summer St., Boston. 617-725-2844,

Nick A. Zaino III


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