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COVID-19 WARNING: While we continue to list New Bedford's array of cultural offerings, readers are advised to heed the latest public health recommendations. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now recommends that both unvaccinated and fully vaccinated people wear masks indoors in public in areas of substantial or high transmission, including Bristol County.

 

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Cinema New Bedford: The Janes

UMass Dartmouth 285 Old Westport Road, Dartmouth, MA

The Janes is the story of a group of unlikely outlaws who risked their personal and professional lives to help women needing safe and affordable abortions in defiance of the State, the Church, and the Chicago Mob. The conversation will continue after the screening with a live virtual Q&A with a film's subject, Judith Arcana, […]

Cinema New Bedford: Samson & Delilah

Zeiterion Performing Arts Center 684 Purchase St., New Bedford, MA

The first in a series of biblical epics by legendary producer-director Cecil B. DeMille that would culminate with the Ten Commandments (1956), this Technicolor spectacle made a smash #12 million for Paramount and garnered two deserved Academy Award Oscars for Best Set Decoration and Best Costume Design. He-man Victor Mature and Hedy Lamarr star in […]

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The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Zeiterion Performing Arts Center 684 Purchase St., New Bedford, MA

The Hunchback of Notre Dame was released 100 years ago. Lon Chaney stars as the gentle outcast Quasimodo in the first film version of Victor Hugo's classic novel. Paris of 1482 was meticulously recreated on the back lot of Universal Studios for this powerful drama that turned Chaney into a screen legend. This silent film […]

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Cinema New Bedford: The Way I See It

Zeiterion Performing Arts Center 684 Purchase St., New Bedford, MA

"The Way I See It" is an unprecedented look behind the scenes of two of the most iconic Presidencies in our history, Obama and Reagan, as seen through the eyes of Pete Souza. Born in New Bedford and raised in Dartmouth, Souza and his time as a White House photographer is the subject of the […]

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