Persian New Year Celebration at MAG
Saturday, March 24, 1:30 to 5 pm / free
This program is sponsored by JPMorgan Chase Foundation; Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, a Johnson & Johnson company; International Culture & Arts Network; and the Memorial Art Gallery. Additional funding is provided by the New York State Legislature; New York State Council on the Arts; and the Arts & Cultural Council for Greater Rochester.
|KhorsheedKhanoomDance.jpg 892KB||Among this year’s performers will be the Montreal-based Khorsheed Khanoom Dance Company. Photo by Aram Bayat.|
|MuratTekbilek.jpg 194KB||Murat Tekbilek will perform on the darbuka. Photo by Victor Muper.|
|PersianBowl-buffalomuseum.jpg 432KB||This Persian Bowl with Mounted Horseman (1160-1199 CE) will be the subject of one of the day’s presentations. Collection of the Buffalo Museum of Science.|