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    Celebrate Nowruz, the Persian New Year Festival

    Presented by at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

    March 18, 2012


    Celebrate Nowruz, the Persian New Year Festival

    In Iran for thousands of years, the beginning of each year has been celebrated on the vernal equinox with music, dance, and delicious food. Farzaneh Hemmasi speaks about the history of Nowruz, Ida Meftahi performs contemporary dances using Iranian traditional and folk elements, and Iran-based musician and film composer Ali Samadpour?on his first US tour?presents original work and traditional music on springtime and folkloric themes. After the program, gather in Bravo to taste Persian delicacies and view a traditional Nowruz table display. Ticket includes reception.

    Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

    465 Huntington Avenue
    Boston, MA 02115

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    General Day and Time Info:
    Sunday, March 18, 2012
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Remis Auditorium, 161

    Phone: 1-800-440-6975

    Accessibility Information: Currently, no accessibility information is available for this event.

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