Boston-area nightlife

Clubs & Dance Nights

BOAT CRUISE SUMMER SERIES Dance the night away on board the Provincetown II. The All White Party features tunes provided by Canadian EDM duo Adventure Club. Aug. 2, 6 p.m. $50. Provincetown II, 200 Seaport Blvd., Boston.

DUDE N GUY Danny Gawrych and Kevin Markey were solo artists until they decided that cooperation was better than competition. Now, they’re a dynamic DJ duo making danceable music together. Aug. 2, 10 p.m. Whisky Saigon, 116 Boylston St., Boston. 617-482-7799,

PROFENNA The veteran Boston DJ spins hot tracks for a hot summer night at
Estate Saturdays. Diskino provides an opening set. Aug. 2, 10 p.m. $15. The Estate, 1 Boylston Place, Boston. 617-351-7000,


DAVID SOLANO In a recent interview with The DJ List, the Miami artist said he always wanted to be the whole band: “That’s why I got into EDM. When you produce a House track, you basically play every instrument.” Aug. 1, 10 p.m. $15. Royale, 279 Tremont St., Boston.

Milva DiDomizio


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KELLY LOVES JOHNNY: A ROCKIN’ VARIETY SHOW The Women in Comedy Festival is looking to produce more shows under its imprint, including this night, hosted by Kelly MacFarland, with comedians Bethany Van Delft, Lillian DeVane, Lori Strauss, and Kat Radley, improv group Maxitor, and musical guest the Dirty Dottys. July 31, 7:30 p.m. $15. Johnny D’s Uptown Restaurant & Music Club, 17 Holland St., Somerville. 617-776-2004,

JON RINEMAN The New Hampshire native got his start in the Boston comedy scene and is now the head monologue writer at “The Tonight Show.” His two shows at Nick’s are a recent addition to his schedule. Aug. 1-2, 8 p.m. $20. Nick’s Comedy Stop. 617-830-2551,

THAT METAL SHOW Since 2008, comedians Jim Florentine and Don Jamieson have joined music personality and host Eddie Trunk to celebrate the glory that is metal on VH1. They’ll present a live version of their TV show at the Wilbur with stand-up and music trivia. Aug. 2, 7:30 p.m. $23-$52.30. The Wilbur Theatre. 866-448-7849,

BARRY CRIMMINS Bobcat Goldthwait is making a documentary about his old friend, political satirist Barry Crimmins, called “Call Me Lucky,” and he will be filming these two shows at the Comedy Studio, with special guests. Aug. 6, 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. $10. The Comedy Studio, 1238 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge. 617-661-6507,


ANDY KINDLER A favorite of fellow comics, the “Maron” regular comes from Montreal’s Just for Laughs Festival, where he delivers a blistering “State of the Industry” address every year, to Laugh Boston for four shows. July 31 and Aug. 1 at 8 p.m., Aug. 2 at 8 p.m. and 10:15 p.m. $20-$35. Laugh Boston, 425 Summer St., Boston. 617-725-2844,

Nick A. Zaino III