In response to the explosions near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, the Boston Symphony Orchestra postponed its 7 p.m. Monday concert, which was set to feature pianist Gabriela Montero and conductor Marcelo Lehninger in an all-Beethoven program. Among other events also cancelled or postponed: The sold-out Moth story hour event at Club Oberon in Cambridge; Rogue Burlesque at the Middlesex Lounge in Cambridge; author Adam Grant’s appearance at the Harvard Book Store; the comedy show at Dick’s Beantown Comedy Vault.

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