Arts & Culture

NEW YORK — Hrair Hawk Khatcherian, who recently took a journey through Western Armenia, will speak at the Diocese of the Armenian Church of America (Eastern) on Thursday, September 9, at 7 p.m. at an event hosted by the Zohrab Center and[...]

By Daphne Abeel Special to the Mirror-Spectator The Armenian Amira Class of Istanbul. By Hagop L. Barsoumian. American University of Yerevan. 2007 The word amira is not one immediately recognized today, even by those who are well familiar[...]

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff Snails Against the Tide: Selected Writings of Jack Antreassian. Edited by Elise Antreassian, Bayside, NY: Ashod Press, 2010, 197 pp. Jack Antreassian (1920-2009) was an important leader and intellectual[...]

LOS ANGELES (CNN) — Rick Norsigian’s hobby of picking through piles of unwanted items at garage sales in search of antiques has paid off for the Fresno, Calif.,[...]

By Artsvi Bakhchinyan YEREVAN — This year the legendary star of European cinema Claudia Cardinale was among the honorary guests of the seventh Golden Apricot Yerevan International Film[...]

By Frank Nahigian LOS ANGELES — Life has a funny way of changing[...]

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[...]