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WRKO in the know... November 17, 2017

Kim Carrigan
November 17, 2017 - 9:52 am

Comedian Dana Gould is at Laugh Boston Thursday through Saturday nights

Also both Thursday through Saturday, Letters to Cleo hit the Paradise Rock Club in Boston

The Bleachers are at the House of Blues in Boston on Friday night

Also Friday night, Violin prodigy Lindsay Sterling is at the Orpheum Theatre

And Saturday Night live alumni Tracy Morgan takes up residency at the Wilbur Theatre

On Saturday at the Wilbur Theatre, comedian Whitney Cummings does an early show at 7PM

And Denis Leary heads an all star comedy lineup for the annual Comics Come Home. That’s at the TD Garden starting at 8PM

Classic Rockers Squeeze are in Rhode Island for Saturday night show at the Strand Theatre

On Sunday, the Westbrook Armory hosts its annual 3rd Annual Christmas Arts and Crafts Show

Also Sunday, Concord hosts its annual Festival of Trees at the Bektash Shrine Center starting at 10AM

And finally, the Tractor Supply Company of Taunton hosts its Ruff Tales Rescue dog adoption event starting at 11AM


Friday morning, the Moon Joggers hosts a series of Super Heroes Undies Runs to benefit Hurricane relief in Boston, Providence and Concord starting at 7AM

At 4PM on Friday, Nashua New Hampshire holds its festival of trees at the Hunt Memorial Building

And the Merrimack Premium Outlets holds its annual Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony. That starts at 4

Comedian Mike Epps is at the Wilbur Theatre for two shows on Friday

And the Trans Siberian Orchestra heads to Worcester for two shows at the DCU Center on Friday Night

The Trans Siberian Ochestra heads to New Hampshire for two more shows at the Southern New Hampshire University Arena in Manchester

Saturday afternoon brings the Christmas Festival of Lights to the Edaville Family Theme Park in Carver

The Color Purple lands at the Shubert Theatre starting on Saturday

Also Saturday, Liam Gallagher of Oasis is at the House of Blues in Boston

And in Rhode Island, Saturday night brings the Rat Pack Christmas Special, Strictly Sinatra. That’s at Twin River Events Center in Lincoln

And country star Eastin Corbin is also in Rhode Island. He’s at the Strand Theatre in Providence

Sunday brings big names of comedy to Boston. Hot off Comics Come Home, Denis Leary does a solo show at the Wilbur Theatre at 7PM

And Chris Rock is down the street at the Wang Theatre

Tuesday morning, the Newport Playhouse and Cabaret present “Dashing Through the Snow” in Newport, Rhode Island

The Laconia Public Library in Laconia, New Hampshire presents Painted Glassware as part of its Adult Crafts program starting at 2PM

In Stoneham, the Stone Zoo presents Zoo Lights Will Shine Brightly beginning at 5PM

The Black Rose in Boston hosts its Global Day of Giving networking and philanthropy night starting at 6:30

On Tuesday night, Rufus Wainwright does a show at the City Winery starting at 8PM

Also Tuesday, the Led Zeppelin experience heads to the House of Blues in Boston

And the Wang Theatre hosts Elf: The Musical beginning Tuesday night at 7PM

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