Arts & Culture

By Nancy Kalajian Special to the Mirror-Spectator BOSTON — Two talented Armenian musical talents — pianist Armen Babakhanian and conductor Aram Demirjian — took center stage recently at the 59th annual Armenian Night at the Pops held[...]

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff ENGLEWOOD, N.J. — A new production of William Saroyan’s “My Heart’s in the Highlands” was presented in Western Armenian translation on June 26 and 27 by the Mher Megerdchian Theatrical Group[...]

ENGLEWOOD, N.J. — On June 26 and 27, the Tekeyan Cultural Association’s Mher Megertchian Theatrical Group of Greater New York and New Jersey presented the William Saroyan play, “My Heart’s in the[...]

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff NEW YORK — Two artists teamed with two historians to tackle issues connected with the Ottoman legacy on June 15 at the Pratt Institute in Manhattan. Two of these speakers specifically dealt with[...]

By Tom Vartabedian WATERTOWN, Mass. — When she isn’t singing, she’s acting, composing a song or perhaps standing before a church group and delivering one of her motivational[...]

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff NEW YORK — Jan Balakian, professor of English at Kean University in New Jersey, teaches and writes about literature, specializing in American[...]

WATERTOWN, Mass. — If you’re searching for a formula to create the consummate volunteer, try[...]

BOSTON — The Friends of Armenian Culture Society (FACS) will present the 59th annual Armenian Night at the Pops on Saturday, June 19 at 8 p.m. at Symphony[...]

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff NEW YORK — Robert Gregory Bedrosian worked for some two decades as a computer programmer in Manhattan, making good money in the heyday of this[...]

BEIRUT — Missak Khosdeghian (1915-1971) was an educator who had a deep appreciation for art and[...]

By Daphne Abeel Special to the Mirror-Spectator For readers of a certain age, Aram Saroyan’s collection of essays that deal in large part with the poets, writers and other cultural phenomena of the 1960s, will evoke nostalgia in more[...]