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From Our Roots, Flowers Bloom: Celebrating 25 Years of the Boston Lykeion Ellinidon

December 3 @ 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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Ανθίζοντας από τις ρίζες μας

Join us on December 3rd for a multifaceted showcase of Hellenic traditional culture to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the Boston Lykeion Ellinidon. From theatrical performance, to live music and dance, to exhibits of living culture, we will explore not just the dances of the BLE, but the way that Boston’s Greek community strives to perpetuate our greatest treasures: our customs and traditions.

Featuring:

  • The Boston Lykeion Ellinidon dance troupe
  • Live music by REVMA
    • Malcolm Barsamian, clarinet and oud
    • Rohan Gregory, violin
    • Dean Lambros, santouri
    • Fabio Pirozzolo, percussion
    • Sandy Theodorou, laouto, accordion, and baghlama
  • Poetry readings by Dr. Vassiliki Rapti, founding director of Citizen TALES Commons and co-founder/co-chair of the Ludics Seminar, Mahindra Humanities Center, Harvard University, and Peter Bottéas, translator, editor, and psychotherapist
  • Additional special guests to be announced

Tickets include admission to the expo and live multimedia event, light appetizers.

Exhibition: 4-9:30 p.m.
Live Multimedia Event: 6-8 p.m.

Ticket information:

$40 presale ($50 at door)
$30 BLE members
$20 students
Free for children 8 and under


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To pay by check, email info@bostonlykeion.org or call Daphne at 857-928-4197 for more information.

BLE benefactor-level members receive 1 free ticket to this event! To learn more and become a benefactor of our organization, visit our membership page.

Contact us with any questions at info@bostonlykeion.org.

Thanks to our event sponsors and supporters:

Maliotis Cultural Center of Hellenic College Holy Cross

Brite Kleen

 

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Date:
December 3
Time:
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Venue

Maliotis Cultural Center
50 Goddard Ave.
Brookline, MA United States
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