Arts and Culture
American-Armenian poets Dana Walrath, Shahé Mankerian and Lola Koundakjian will read from their works in English and Armenian.
DANA WALRATH was a 2012-2013 Fulbright Scholar in Armenia, where she completed her first book, Like Water on Stone, a verse novel about the Armenian Genocide, loosely based on the story her grandmother. LOLA KOUNDAKJIAN reads regularly at the Zohrab Center. She has read her works internationally and published them in several translations. She is the founder of the Armenian Poetry Project. SHAHÉ MANKERIAN is co-director of the Los Angeles Writing Project and an award-winning educator. He was the first place winner of the 2012 “Black and White” anthology series from Outsider Press. His poems have been published in numerous literary magazines.
Wednesday, Aug 21 Arts and Culture
Aram Tomasian is an Armenian immigrant living in 1920’s Milwaukee who has escaped the massacre of 1.5 million Armenians in 1915 by the Turks in his homeland in Eastern Turkey. He wants to make a fresh start and build a new family in the new world to replace the family he lost to the genocide.
Saturday, Sep 7 Arts and Culture Other
Enjoy a fun-filled weekend of swimming in the waters of Lake Michigan, Fine Dining, Dancing, and KEF!
Sunday, Sep 22 Arts and Culture Religion Other
Annual Picnic & “Fall Family Fair” at St. Gregory Armenian Church in White Plains, NY.
Sunday, Sep 29 Arts and Culture
The Antranig Dance Ensemble will celebrate its 50th Anniversary with a special performance highlighting its current repertoire and paying honor to some of its great performances from the past.
Saturday, Oct 12 Arts and Culture
TCA Mher Megerdchian Theatrical Group presents a new play, “Caught in the Net” by Ray Cooney. A comedy in 1 Act directed by Harout Chatmajian.
Sunday, Oct 27 Arts and Culture
Shushi Dance Ensemble's next BIG event will be on Sunday, October 27th, 2019 in memory of Charles Aznavour with Hayk Petrosyan from France and Iveta Mukuchyan from Germany.
Friday, Dec 6 Arts and Culture
Now in its 10th edition, the AGBU Performing Artists in Concert showcases the talents of young Armenian musicians who have benefited from the AGBU Performing Arts Scholarship Program.