Arts & Culture

 NEWTON, Mass. — The Newton Symphony Orchestra (NSO) will present a concert on Sunday November 14, titled “The Mystic Beauty of Armenian Music,” which will be dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the birth of composer Alan[...]

By Nancy Kalajian Special to the Mirror-Spectator BOSTON — Though it will be held during Halloween weekend, there’s no need to be afraid of experiencing this year’s Armenian Film Festival in Boston. Indeed, the chills that filmgoers[...]

NEW YORK — The TRIAD theatre in New York City was packed to capacity Saturday night, October 16, as “Cuisine et Dépendances” (Kitchen and Extensions) by Agnès Jaoui and Jean-Pierre Bacri was presented to a mixed Francophone and[...]

By Jirair Hovsepian Special to the Mirror-Spectator LEXINGTON, Mass. — For part of their national tour, the Armenian students ages 12 to 17 from Yerevan’s Sayat Nova School of Music performed to an enthusiastic audience of around 500[...]

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff NEW YORK — Despite all the dramatic events at the turn of the last century — the Armenian earthquake, the independence of the Armenian Republic and the Karabagh struggle — the Armenian Genocide[...]

YEREVAN — In 1966, the now late Haigashen Ouzounian, one of the founders of Tekeyan Cultural Association and former member of the ADL and AGBU Central Board of Directors, established an eponymous literary award, which was given to four[...]

NEWYORK and CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Peter Balakian will be the featured writer for the fall season at The National September 11 Memorial & Museum’s “9/11, Today and Tomorrow” series on Wednesday, October[...]

By Siranush Khachatryan Special to the Mirror-Spectator WATERTOWN, Mass. — This town, which is second only to Glendale, Calif. when it comes to its population of Armenian descent, is also home to the only museum dedicated to all things[...]

By Daphne Abeel Special to the Mirror-Spectator Family of Shadows: A Century of Murder, Memory, and the Armenian-American Dream by Garin K. Hovannisian. HarperCollins. 272 pp. $27.99. ISBN 978-0-06-179208-3 This clearly partisan and[...]

BOSTON — The Armenian Dramatic Arts Alliance (ADAA) and the Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston (ICA) partner to present the third Armenian Film Festival in Boston, an array of powerful and visually dazzling narrative, documentary,[...]

BOSTON — The YerazArt Foundation released the dates of its fifth annual North-American concert tour taking place from September 30 to October 19. Once again, a select group of fine young   musicians from Armenia will be displaying[...]