Sep 23 - Oct 25, 2015

Actors' Shakespeare Project presents Othello

Bridget Kathleen O'Leary directs this well-known Shakespearean tragedy featuring one of the greatest Machiavellian characters of all time. The Modern Theater at Suffolk University, 525 Washington St., Boston, Mass., 617.776.2200,

Jul 25 - Nov 15, 2015

Yours Sincerely, John S. Sargent

The significant artist who launched his career in Boston is the subject of this exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, which holds the most comprehensive collection of Sargent's art in the world. Visitors can see his famous painting "The Daughters of Edward Darley Boit" on display, but the exhibition focuses on 60 objects in the Roberts Family Gallery, including letters from Sargent to Claude Monet, photographs of Sargent's studio, sketches and works by others concerning Sargent, all recently donated. "Yours Sincerely" is organized thematically and spans his career.

Sep 27 - Oct 17, 2015

Wearable Art 2015

MassArt's annual event showcases the talents of its current fashion design students, who use found objects and other nontraditional items to make absolutely stunning pieces of clothing. M-Sa 10 am-8 pm, Su noon-6 pm. Copley Place, 100 Huntington Ave., Boston, Mass.

Sep 10, 2015

Dîner en Blanc

"Dine in white" is the literal translation for the title of this event that originated in Paris but now takes place in specially selected cities across the world. Last time it came to Boston, in 2012, this over-the-top elegant picnic party attracted more than 1,500 people, who dress completely in white clothing and bring tables, chairs, white place-settings, and picnic baskets to a location that remains a secret until just minutes before the event. Registration required.

Aug 18, 2015

Reel B.A.D. Film Nights

A new series of outdoor films in summer, sponsored by Bromo Arts District. Popular features every third Tuesday of the month, like “Sister Act,” “Ghostbusters,” plus shorts by local filmmakers.

Free, 8:30 p.m./7 p.m. vendors with food and drinks., 200 W. Lexington St.,

Aug 28, 2015

Little Italy Outdoor Movies

Summer flicks in historic Little Italy, projected on the exterior of Ciao Bella restaurant. “Cinema Paradiso” Aug. 28.

Free, 9 p.m./7 p.m. live music. High and Stiles sts.,

Jul 30, 2015

American Visionary Art Museum Movie Night

The funky museum of outsider art presents outdoor movies on Federal Hill with a panoramic city view. “Big Fish” July 30. “The Wizard of Oz” Aug. 27.

Free. 9 p.m., 800 Key Hwy.,, 410.244.1900

Aug 12, 2015

Films on the Pier

A waterside theater at Broadway Pier in Fells Point for films like “St. Vincent.” Next flick: “Whiplash,” Aug. 12.

Free. Dusk, 1600 Thames St.,

Oct 09-18, 2015

Baltimore Beer Week

Tastings, food pairings and pub crawls toast the city's love of craft brews. See website for events and participating restaurants.

Oct 01-31, 2015

Free Fall Baltimore

More than 300 cultural events all over town, like lectures, tours, performances and art workshops, come gratis in October. See website for events.