.

Get Out: Comedy, Three Plays, and a Memorial Day Parade

It’s Thursday, and you're looking for something do this weekend. Patch has the best bets for your done-work-outta-here time. Check out our picks for activities to do and new places to explore in and around town.

  • Where/When: Arsenal Center for the Arts, 321 Arsenal St., Watertown, Friday, 8 p.m.
  • Why Go: Children and adults will enjoy the comedy troupe Improv Jones Jr. Plus, you can participate in the show, so come start your weekend off with some laughs.
  • Pricing: $10

  • Where/When: Hovey Players, 9 Spring St., Waltham, Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m.
  • Why Go: Hovey Players finishes its 75th season with the final two performances of “Private Lives,” the classic comedy by Noel Coward. 
  • Pricing: $16, $14 for seniors and students

  • Where/When: Arsenal Center for the Arts, 321 Arsenal St., Watertown, ;
  • Why Go: Zero Point Theater presents “The Mousetrap,” a murder mystery by Agatha Christie. After the matinee performances, guests are invited to stay for a buffet dinner with the cast. 
  • Pricing: $25 or $45 with dinner

  • Where/When: Turtle Lane Playhouse, 283 Melrose St., Auburndale, and
  • Why Go: Come to the Turtle Lane Playhouse to see this musical comedy about a pampered Broadway starlet who wants to give up show business to get married. This show has won a Tony Award for Best Book and Best Score. 
  • Pricing: $27.50 and $22.50 for seniors and students

 

  • Where/When: Tufts Healthcare, 705 Mt. Auburn St., Watertown, Monday, 12 p.m.-2 p.m.
  • Why Go: This event honors Veterans' organizations participating in the parade. The route begins in the Tufts Healthcare parking lot and travels down Grove and Arlington Streets.
  • Pricing: Free

If you have any favorites that we missed, share them in our comment box below.

Boards

More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something