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Coro Dante Spring Concert 2018


All-Italian Repertoire Chorus of the Dante Alighieri Society Kevin Galiè, M.M., J.D., Director Leona Cheung, Pianist Choruses and Songs by: Gioachino Rossini (1792-1868) With professional soloists Free and open to the public. Donations gratefully accepted Parking is not available in the lot at rear entrance of the Dante building but a $5 validated parking is…
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The National Center for Jewish Film’s 21st Annual Film Festival

05/02/2018 - 05/13/2018

The National Center for Jewish Film’s festival is an outgrowth of our broader work as a unique independent nonprofit film archive, distributor & exhibitor. Since 1976, NCJF has rescued, restored and exhibited films that document the diversity and vibrancy of Jewish life. NCJF’s archive collection of 15,000 reels of film with Jewish content is the…
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The Coming of the Italian Baroque to America: The Case of the Metropolitan Museum


The Italian Studies & Bluhm Lecture Series of Boston College together with the Friends of the Italian Cultural Center of Boston are pleased to present The Coming of the Italian Baroque to America: The Case of the Metropolitan Museum by Dr. Andrea Bayer, Jayne Wrightsman Curator, European Paintings Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. reception to follow.  free and…
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American German Choir and Orchestra Academy in Boston


Two Leipzig youth choirs perform with the Boston Youth Symphony Orchestra: The Bachfest Leipzig 2018 will feature a special collaboration between the Leipzig Opera Youth Choir and Leipzig Gewandhaus Youth Choir and the Chamber Orchestra of the Boston Youth Symphony Orchestras (BYSO) under the direction of conductor Federico Cortese. This international encounter will focus on an…
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Chinese Characters and Calligraphy


An introductory session on the history and principles of the construction of Chinese characters; Understand the structural patterns of Chinese characters through examples; Introduce the relationship between characters, pronunciations and intonations; Demonstration of various calligraphic styles; Get a taste of calligraphy art with hands-on experience. This program is designed to help Asian immigrants better understand…
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Boston and New York Arabic Ensembles


CAC is Proud to Present: The New York Arabic Orchestra, The CAC Arabic Chamber Ensemble, CAC Children’s Choir, in concert under the direction of the CAC’s Artist in Residence and Musical Virtuoso, Mr. Bassam Saba! Tickets: Adult: $30/ea. Student: $20/ea. CAC Members: $25/ea. Each Child between 5 and 12 years old: $10/ea. To reserve for…
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Omatsuri 2018


It’s time for Omatsuri, JSA’s annual spring festival! There will be tons of traditional Japanese performances, food, and games. Join us on stage as we compete in a wild game show, and watch as JSA’s White Team and Red Team duke it out in a dance battle. Saturday, April 21 from 5-8 PM- don’t miss…
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May ’68 Film Festival: La Chinoise


La Chinoise (March 1968, Jean-Luc Goddard, director) In this dark French comedy, Maoist-inspired students plot murder to incite revolution. This film classic, shot in 1967, is considered prescient of the May ’68 uprising.

Inventur—Art in Germany, 1943–55

04/09/2018 - 06/03/2018

The first exhibition of its kind, Inventur examines the highly charged artistic landscape in Germany from the mid-1940s to mid-1950s. Taking its name from a 1945 poem by Günter Eich, the exhibition focuses on modern art created at a time when Germans were forced to acknowledge and reckon with the atrocities of World War II…
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Tamagawa Taiko & Dance


Join us as we celebrate this exciting Japanese tradition of music, dance and fun! This high energy evening is a great event the whole family can enjoy. The Tamagawa Taiko & Dance group has been touring the world from Japan since 1961. Their unique blend of music, Japanese folklore dance and performance has awed audiences…
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