Topic: Theater

By Nora Armani Special to the Mirror-Spectator NEW YORK — Two thousand and twenty has not been a good year — not so far. We can easily speak about this year in the past tense, as things are highly unlikely to change before we step into[...]

By Artsvi Bakhchinyan Special to the Mirror-Spectator YEREVAN/SARATOV, Russia — Alexander Kasparov is a leading actor of the Slonov Academic Drama Theater in Saratov and a board member of the Union of Theater Workers of Russia from the[...]

NEW YORK — The New York City presentation of the bio-musical “Charles,” based on the life and songs of legendary singer Charles Aznavour, debuted to a standing-room-only audience at Symphony Space, in an event hosted by the Tekeyan[...]

By Artsvi Bakhchinyan Special to Mirror-Spectator YEREVAN/BERLIN — German-Armenian actor Saro Emirze was born in 1977 in Frankfurt am Main. Between 1999 and 2003 he studied acting at the Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy Academy of Music and[...]

BOSTON — “Little Women, the Musical,” is coming to Boston. Based on Louisa May Alcott’s life, the book Little Women (on which the musical is based) follows the adventures of sisters Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy March. Jo is trying to sell[...]

NEW YORK — Zabelle, Nancy Kricorian’s award-winning novel about one woman’s survival of the Armenian Genocide, is being produced by Egg & Spoon as part of its third season. The piece was originally created and produced at[...]

HOLLYWOOD — His music became the stuff of legend. His journey to worldwide acclaim the touchpoints of the so-called American Dream. The son of Armenian Genocide survivors, with no formal education or musical training, Charles Aznavour[...]

NEW YORK — The East Coast Armenian community enjoyed a special weekend of humor and laughter on May 10 and 11, when the “Big Bad Armo Show” (BBAS) presented its bilingual comedic sketches titled “Live in NYC” at the[...]

HOLLYWOOD — A bio-musical on the life and music of legendary singer Charles Aznavour will debut at the Hotel Café Saturday, October 12, at 7 p.m. The production, written by Taleen Babayan, digs deep into primary sources, including[...]

ORADELL, N.J. — Joe Assadourian is a hugger. He doesn’t offer a half-hearted greeting, but a tight embrace, holding on for a few seconds as if enveloping a long-lost friend. He hugs and talks to everyone, removing any barriers with[...]