Category: Boston

Ecumenical Service Commemorating Armenian Genocide to Be Held at Greek Orthodox Cathedral

Ecumenical Service Commemorating Armenian Genocide to Be Held at Greek Orthodox Cathedral

BOSTON —Metropolitan Methodios will lead the first-ever Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Boston commemoration of the Armenian Genocide at the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral of New England, 162 Goddard Ave, Brookline, on April 22. He will host this 102nd commemorative event and preside at the 2 p.m. prayer service. Clergy and faithful from throughout New England […]

Armenian Night at the Pops to Feature Soprano Hasmik Torosyan in Boston Debut

Armenian Night at the Pops to Feature Soprano Hasmik Torosyan in Boston Debut

BOSTON — The Friends of Armenian Culture Society (FACS) will present the 66th annual Armenian Night at the Pops on Saturday, June 3, at 8 p.m. at Symphony Hall. The evening will mark the Boston debut of soprano Hasmik Torosyan, one of the rising opera stars of Armenia. Torosyan will join conductor Keith Lockhart in […]

Teen Violinist Haig Hovsepian Wins BSO Concerto Competition

Teen Violinist Haig Hovsepian Wins BSO Concerto Competition

BOSTON — Haig Hovsepian, a senior at Belmont High School, won first place at the 2017 Boston Symphony Orchestra’s Concerto Competition. As the winner of the competition, he will receive a monetary prize and the privilege of performing with the BSO or Boston Pops during the 2017-2018 season. The competition is open to legal residents of […]

Boston Celtics’ Legend, M. L. Carr, to Speak at Holy Trinity Church

Boston Celtics’ Legend, M. L. Carr, to Speak at Holy Trinity Church

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — In continuing its series of events celebrating books and courage and legends, Holy Trinity Armenian Church of Greater Boston presents M. L. Carr, who will share his inspiring life story on Sunday, April 30, at 12:15 p.m., in the Charles and Nevart Talanian Cultural Hall of the church complex at 145 Brattle […]

Imagine Armenia Forum in Boston

Imagine Armenia Forum in Boston

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — On May 20, for the first time in Boston, Repat Armenia Foundation, in cooperation with the Armenian Business Network, will host the “Imagine Armenia” forum to share the reasons for and the best ways to get engaged with Armenia. During the forum, the Boston-based Armenian community will have the opportunity to learn […]

ALMA Continues Collaboration with Museum of Fine Arts in ‘Words’ Exhibit

ALMA Continues Collaboration with Museum of Fine Arts in ‘Words’ Exhibit

WATERTOWN — Pieces from the collection of the Armenian Museum of America (ALMA) have been making their way around to numerous exhibits in Boston over the past few months. At the end of last year, ALMA was one of 19 institutions that took part in the “Beyond Words” exhibit, and this spring it has loaned an object from its Genocide collection to […]

Attorney General Healey to Be State House Genocide Program Keynote Speaker

Attorney General Healey to Be State House Genocide Program Keynote Speaker

BOSTON — Each April for the past 32 years, members of the Armenian community along with state legislators and guests have come together at the State House to commemorate the Armenian Genocide. This year the commemoration will take place on Friday, April 21 at 10:30 a.m. in the House Chamber with a program of speakers, […]

Award-Winning Artist to Hold Solo Exhibit at the State House in Commemoration of Armenian Genocide

Award-Winning Artist to Hold Solo Exhibit at the State House in Commemoration of Armenian Genocide

BOSTON — Nationally exhibited, award-winning artist and Arlington native, Mary Hilt will be featuring a collection of her watercolor portraits titled, “Who Today Remembers? Portraits of Armenian Genocide Survivors” at a solo exhibit April 10 – April 17 at the Massachusetts State House, 24 Beacon St., 4th floor outside the House Gallery. The exhibit is free […]