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    Boston-area nightlife

    Andrew McLeod
    Megan Mullally.

    A song and a laugh

    NANCY AND BETH Megan Mullally and Stephanie Hunt discovered their musical compatibility last year on the set of the indie film “Somebody Up There Likes Me,” christened themselves “Nancy and Beth,” and took the show on the road. Two funny people who happen to be able to belt out Americana music from the ’30s up to the White Stripes. March 10, 7 p.m. Tickets: $25-$35. The Wilbur Theatre. 866-448-7849,

    Nick A. Zaino III

    Clubs & Dance Nights

    GEMINI The young English producer/songwriter/vocalist/DJ, whose given name is Thomas Slinger, released his first EP, “Blue,” while he was still a university student. The EDM/dubstep specialist brings his talents to Boston. March 7, 8 p.m. $25. 18+. Royale, 279 Tremont St., Boston.

    SPRING BREAK BASH If you’re not heading to the tropics for spring vacation, get down in town. Tommy Trash, the DJ from down under, provides the tunes for this dance party. March 13, 10 p.m. $30. 21+. The Estate, 1 Boylston Place, Boston. 617-351-7000,


    BLUES ON SUNDAY If impending Monday mornings make you want to cry, at least do it to some good music. The Beehive’s weekly series features a core band of musicians led by keyboardist Bruce Bears with rotating guests. Sundays, 8 p.m.-midnight. No cover. The Beehive,
    541 Tremont St., Boston.
    617-423-0069, www.beehive

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    J ALVAREZ The Puerto Rican reggaeton singer, whose recent hit is “La Pregunta,” visits the
    area for a night with DJ Dres. March 9, 9 p.m. $30. 21+.
    Wonderland Ballroom, 1290 North Shore Road, Revere.

    Milva DiDomizio


    STOP HUNGER NOW BENEFIT A good lineup of local comics, including Chris Tabb, Dan Crohn, Graig Murphy, and Mike Whitman, pool their talents to raise money for Stop Hunger Now, an international charity that helps distribute food and other aid. March 7, 8:30 p.m. Tickets: $20. Nick’s Comedy Stop. 617-248-1976,

    KEN REID’S SECRET MENU This week’s edition of pop culture maven Reid’s weekly show features two recurring bits that highlight his expertise — “The Damaged Goods Auction” and “The Yearbook Session,” both of which require guest comics to look back at earlier times in their lives. March 7, 8 p.m. Tickets: $8. The Comedy Studio, 1238 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge. 617-661-6507,

    MIKE BIRBIGLIA: MY GIRLFRIEND’S BOYFRIEND The Shrewsbury native turned his first one-man show, “Sleepwalk With Me,” into an impressive film debut, and he’s working on both a film version and a concert special of this, his second solo stage offering. March 8, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $28-$38. The Hanover Theatre, 2 Southbridge St., Worcester. 877-571-7469,

    Nick A. Zaino III