HIGHLIGHTS OF PERFORMANCES AUGUST 8–15 PERFORMANCES IN THE KOUSSEVITZKY MUSIC SHED FRIDAY, AUGUST 9: LEONIDAS KAVAKOS LEADS THE BSO AS CONDUCTOR AND VIOLIN SOLOIST IN BEETHOVEN’S VIOLIN CONCERTO AND DVOŘÁK
Guangzhou Ballet to Perform at Koch Theater in NYC
New York City, July 21, 2019, — China Arts and Entertainment Group Ltd. (CAEG) returns to the David H. Koch Theater with two ballet productions Carmina Burana and Goddess of the Luo River performed by the Guangzhou Ballet. Winner of 42 international awards and 159 national awards, Guangzhou Ballet is one of the most outstanding… Continue reading Guangzhou Ballet to Perform at Koch Theater in NYC
Maya Lin’s Speech at 2018 Yale SVA Commencement
New York City, — On Monday, May 7, 2018, Radio City Music Hall hosted the 2018 Yale School of Visual Arts Commencement Exercises. Proud parents, elated students —1,180 graduates receiving degrees—and seas of red graduation gowns filled the beautiful Art Deco space on this glorious day. The centerpiece highlight, of course, was the keynote speech… Continue reading Maya Lin’s Speech at 2018 Yale SVA Commencement
Cai and Team Encore Win Theatre On Ice International Championship
Boston, May 1, 2019, — Grace KelsangMetog Cai and her Encore team just won 2019 Theatre On Ice International Championship in Epinal, France on April 27, 2019. Grace and her teammates were very proud when they saw American flag rising with the Star Spangled Banner at the award ceremony. Grace KelsangMetog Cai is straight A… Continue reading Cai and Team Encore Win Theatre On Ice International Championship
Beyond Identity: The Taiwan Film Festival Searches for Dialogue
Boston, April 17, 2019, — The inaugural Taiwan Film Festival will be held on Memorial Day weekend, May 26-27 2019, at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The festival is organized by a group of Taiwan movie lovers from different backgrounds, and aims to offer a platform for sharing an authentic cinematic experience of newly released… Continue reading Beyond Identity: The Taiwan Film Festival Searches for Dialogue
Filmmaker Huang Receives Grant for a Graffiti Art Documentary
Boston, April 8, 2019, — Renowned filmmaker Weiying (Olivia) Huang has received a grant for a documentary film in 2019. As part of the grant program of the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency, this funding was awarded the ough the Cambridge Arts Council. Huang is a director and producer with a background in fine… Continue reading Filmmaker Huang Receives Grant for a Graffiti Art Documentary
Bingchuan Wan and Jingyi Huang Draw Rave Reviews in Operetta Countess Maritza
By Xiaorong Yan, bostonese.com Cambridge, Mass., Feb, 11, 2019, — The annual opera performance of Longy School of Music of Bard College, which have long enjoyed a good reputation in the music circle, was successfully staged on Feb. 2 and Feb. 3. This year, The school elaborately selected the masterpiece of Hungarian composer Emmerich Kalman:… Continue reading Bingchuan Wan and Jingyi Huang Draw Rave Reviews in Operetta Countess Maritza
Amazing Pictures from CCCC Chinese New Year Gala
Photos by John Tsou, bostonese.com photographer Feb. 5, 2019, Waltham, Mass., — Cambridge Center for Chinese Culture (CCCC) held its annual Chinese New Year Gala at Our Lady’s Academy in Waltham on Feb. 3. Hundreds of teachers, students and guests enjoyed wonderful performances by students and parents in celebration of the upcoming Chinese New Year.
Brady and Edelman at Disney World Today, on Duck Boat Tomorrow!
Boston, Feb. 4, 2019, — The New England Patriots won the Super Bowl last night and that meant a parade would be coming to Magic Kingdom! Late after the game, it was announced that quarterback Tom Brady and wide receiver Julian Edelman would represent the Patriots in a victory parade.
The Patriots Dynasty and Sun Tze’s Art of War
By Dr. Tom Chung I am a Patriots fan, starting from the 1980s when they were a door mat in the NFL! I watched the recent AFC Championship game admiring the strategy especially in the second half! Whereas keeping the Kansas Chiefs scoreless in the first half was a master piece, the Patriots’ confidence in… Continue reading The Patriots Dynasty and Sun Tze’s Art of War