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Celebrity Series of Boston presents Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater 2019
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CELEBRITY SERIES BRINGS ALVIN AILEY AMERICAN DANCE THEATER BACK
TO BOSTON IN ITS 60TH YEAR WITH PREMIERES, TRIBUTES TO ITS FOUNDER,
AND AN EVENING OF AILEY CLASSICS
Boston premieres include new works, Jessica Lang’s EN (May 2 and 5) and Rennie Harris’ Lazarus
(May 3 and 4 @ 8pm), and company premiere of Wayne McGregor’s Kairos (May 2 and 5).
Timeless Ailey program (May 4 @ 2pm) features rarely seen works by Alvin Ailey.
At Boch Center Wang Theatre on Thu May 2, 8p; Fri May 3, 8p; Sat May 4, 2p and 8p; Sun May 5, 3p
BOSTON – February 25, 2019 – As the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
celebrates its 60th year, Celebrity Series of Boston brings the company back to
Boston May 2-5, 2019 for its annual visit, which will include programs featuring
new works by choreographers Jessica Lang and Rennie Harris, a company
premiere by choreographer Wayne McGregor, and a full-evening program of
works by Alvin Ailey, including several rarely seen pieces. Ailey’s masterwork,
Revelations, will close out each performance program. All performances are at
the Boch Center Wang Theatre, 270 Tremont Street in Boston. (PHOTO: Samantha
Figgins and Jeroboam Bozeman by Andrew Eccles.)
2019 BOSTON REPERTOIRE
Five works, including a two-act compilation of highlights from 30 years of Alvin Ailey choreography
between 1958 and 1988, will be seen on various performances during the Ailey company’s Boston run.
Below is an overview of each work with links to additional information, pictures and embeddable videos.
Rennie Harris’ world premiere, Lazarus, is the company’s first
two-act work. Inspired by the life and legacy of Alvin Ailey and
addressing 60 years of racial inequity in America from 1958 to
today, Lazarus is an ensemble work with a soundtrack that
melds Nina Simone, Terence Trent D’Arby, Michael Kiwanuka,
Odetta, original music by Darrin Ross, and Alvin Ailey’s voice.
Harris’ previous contributions to the Ailey repertory include
Exodus (2015), Home (2011), and Love Stories (2004). He is the
company’s first Artist-in-Residence, leading a range of activities
across the organization, including The Ailey School, Ailey II and
the New Directions Choreography Lab, in addition to the main
company. Lazarus will be seen on the Fri, May 3 and Sat, May
4 programs at 8 pm. (PHOTO: AAADT in Lazarus by Paul Kolnik.)
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Jessica Lang’s 2018 premiere EN (pronounced “en”) marks
not only the choreographer’s 100th ballet but also her Ailey
choreographic debut. A celebratory ensemble piece set to
original music by composer Jakub Ciupinski, with costumes
by Bradon McDonald, EN is titled using a Japanese word with
multiple meanings signifying circle, destiny, fate and karma.
Lang says the work “reflects on the universal experience of
coming full circle and, as time passes, recognizing the people
we meet along life’s journey who play a part in the fate and
destiny of our lives." Lang has created original works for
major companies around the world with choreography that
has a wide range of influences, visual art, theatrical lyricism, the geometry of the human body, and the
nuances of bodily gesture. EN will be seen on the Thu, May 2 and Sun, May 5 programs. (PHOTO:
AAADT in EN, Paul Kolnik)
Ailey is the first American company to perform Wayne McGregor’s Kairos, which is set to Vivaldi’s The
Four Seasons as re-imagined by experimental composer Max Richter (an artist Celebrity Series-presented
earlier this season). The work draws its title from the Greek word that means both “opportune time to
take action” and “weather.” It originally premiered in 2014 as part of the STEPS contemporary dance
festival in Switzerland. Kairos will be seen on the Thu, May 2 and Sun, May 5 programs.
The Timeless Ailey program brings new vitality to more than a dozen treasures from Mr. Ailey’s
wonderfully rich body of work, including highlights of seldom-seen gems Mary Lou’s Mass (1971) and
The Lark Ascending (1972), as well as perennial favorites like Cry (1971), Night Creature (1974) and
Memoria (1979). Other featured excerpts (in chronological order) include: Blues Suite (1958), Streams
(1970), Hidden Rites (1973), Pas de Duke (1976), Phases (1980), For Bird – With Love and Love Songs
(both 1984), and Opus McShann (1988). Timeless Ailey will be performed Sat, May 4 at 2 pm only.
Alvin Ailey’s masterpiece, Revelations, closes each
performance. Since its creation in 1960, Revelations has been
seen by more audiences around the world than any other
modern work, inspiring generations with powerful storytelling
and soul-stirring spirituals. From the opening notes of the
plaintive “I Been ’Buked” to the rousing “Wade in the Water”
and the triumphant finale, “Rocka My Soul in the Bosom of
Abraham,” Revelations pays homage to the rich African-
American cultural heritage and explores the emotional
spectrum of the human condition. (Photo: AAADT in
Revelations, Nan Melville)
“Alvin Ailey forever changed the American landscape by raising up the lives and cultural heritage of
African-Americas for all to see, opening the hearts and minds of people of every background, and
elevating the world of the performing arts,” said Robert Battle. “During this milestone season, we honor
Alvin Ailey’s storied legacy with performances across North America. What Mr. Ailey gave us is more
than a repertory and a tradition. It is a movement, a direction, a desire, a conviction that if the spirit is
to live it must rise. We dedicate our 60th Anniversary to the next ascent.”
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“Two things we count on each spring in Boston are the start of the Red Sox season and the return of
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater,” says Celebrity Series Executive Director Gary Dunning, “Last year
we marked Ailey’s 50th anniversary of their first Boston visit and their longtime collaboration with
Celebrity Series. This year, the company’s 60th anniversary is front and center, honoring the career and
life of Mr. Ailey, without whose vision we would not have more than a half century of collective
memories. We look forward to works reflecting his stunning legacy and we wish the company a happy
60th anniversary.”
PROGRAMS BY PERFORMANCE
Thursday, May 2, 8pm
Wayne McGregor, Kairos (2014, 34 min)*
Jessica Lang, EN (2018, 21 min)*
Alvin Ailey, Revelations (1960, 36 min)
Total perf time: approx. 2 hours, 6 mins
Friday, May 3, 8pm
Rennie Harris, Lazarus Act 1 (2018, 33 min)*
Rennie Harris, Lazarus Act 2 (25 min)*
Alvin Ailey, Revelations (36 min)
Total perf time: approx. 2 hours, 9 mins
Saturday, May 4, 2pm
Alvin Ailey, Timeless Ailey Act 1 (26 min)*
Alvin Ailey, Timeless Ailey Act 2 (34 min)*
Alvin Ailey, Revelations (36 min)
Total perf time: approx. 2 hours, 11 mins
Saturday, May 4, 8pm
Rennie Harris, Lazarus Act 1 (2018, 33 min)*
Rennie Harris, Lazarus Act 2 (25 min)*
Alvin Ailey, Revelations (36 min)
Total perf time: approx. 2 hours, 9 mins
Sunday, May 5, 3pm
Wayne McGregor, Kairos (2014, 34 min)*
Jessica Lang, EN (2018, 21 min)*
Alvin Ailey, Revelations (1960, 36 min)
Total perf time: approx. 2 hours, 6 mins
*Alvin Ailey Boston premiere
TICKETS
Tickets to the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater start at $35, and are available online at
celebrityseries.org, by calling Ticketmaster at 800-982-2787, or at the Boch Center Wang Theatre box
office at 270 Tremont Street, Boston, MA.
MEDIA INFORMATION/PHOTOS and VIDEO ASSETS
? Additional info, photos and videos for performances in Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s 2019
Boston run are available at links embedded above. A high-resolution video highlights reel of the Ailey
company’s U.S. tour, including performances coming to Boston, is available here.
? RSVPs for press review tickets are now being taken; RSVP to jmk@jmkpr.com or 781-620-1761
? Advance interviews with Ailey and Celebrity Series representatives are available.
? For other inquiries, contact John Michael Kennedy at jmk@jmkpr.com or 781-620-1761.
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SUPPORT/FUNDING and BACKGROUND
The Celebrity Series of Boston’s Dance Series is sponsored by the Stephanie L. Brown Foundation, Jann E. Leeming and
Arthur D. Little, Senior Trustees, the Royal Little Family Foundation, and the Cynthia & John S. Reed
Foundation. Celebrity Series of Boston is also grateful to our 2018-19 Season Sponsors Amy & Joshua Boger, and to the
many individuals, corporations, foundations, and government agencies whose support helps fulfil our mission to
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present performing artists who inspire and enrich our community. Institutional supporters include the Barr Foundation
through its ArtsAmplified initiative, Garbis and Arminé Barsoumian Charitable Foundation, Boston Cultural Council, The
Boston Foundation, Stephanie L. Brown Foundation, The Catered Affair, Susanne Marcus Collins Foundation, Deloitte
LLP, D.L. Saunders Real Estate Corp., First Republic Bank, Foley & Lardner LLP, Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals, Liberty Mutual
Foundation, Massachusetts Cultural Council, National Endowment for the Arts, Outside the Box: A Production of the
Boston Arts Summer Institute, The Peabody Foundation, Cynthia and John S. Reed Foundation, Royal Little Family
Foundation, Stifler Family Foundation, Tufts Health Plan, and many others.
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s 2019 North American Tour is supported, in part, by the National Endowment for
the Arts. Lead support for Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s 60th Anniversary is provided by Emily and Len Blavatnik.
Major support for Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s 60th Anniversary is provided by Ford Foundation, Howard
Gilman Foundation, and Pamela D. Zilly & John H. Schaefer.
ABOUT CELEBRITY SERIES OF BOSTON
The Celebrity Series of Boston was founded in 1938 by pianist and impresario Aaron Richmond. Over the course of its
80-year history, Celebrity Series has presented an array of the world’s greatest performing artists, including Sergei
Rachmaninoff, Arturo Toscanini, Ignace Paderewski, Artur Rubenstein, Vladimir Horowitz, Glenn Gould, Fritz Kreisler,
Jascha Heifetz, Isaac Stern, Andrés Segovia, Kirsten Flagstad, Marian Anderson, Luciano Pavarotti, Béla Bartók, Igor
Stravinsky, Martha Graham, Ballet Russe De Monte Carlo, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Mstislav Rostropovich, and the New
York City Opera Company.
From orchestras and chamber ensembles, vocal and piano music, to dance companies, jazz, spoken word, and
more, Celebrity Series has been bringing great artists to Boston’s major concert halls for nearly eight decades. The
Celebrity Series of Boston believes in the power of excellence and innovation in the performing arts to enrich life
experiences, transform lives and build better communities. Through its Arts for All! community programs, the Celebrity
Series seeks to build a community of Greater Boston where the performing arts are a valued, lifelong, shared
experience–on stages, in schools, at home– everywhere. For more information on Celebrity Series of Boston, call (617)
482-2595 or visit online at celebrityseries.org.
ABOUT ALVIN AILEY AMERICAN DANCE THEATER
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, recognized by U.S. Congressional resolution as a vital American “Cultural
Ambassador to the World,” grew from a now-fabled March 1958 performance in New York that changed forever the
perception of American dance. Founded by Alvin Ailey, recent posthumous recipient of the Presidential Medal of
Freedom – the nation’s highest civilian honor, and guided by Judith Jamison beginning in 1989, the Company is now led
by Robert Battle, whom Judith Jamison chose to succeed her on July 1, 2011.
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater has performed for an estimated 25 million people in 71 countries on 6 continents
– as well as millions more through television broadcasts, film screenings, and online platforms - promoting the
uniqueness of the African-American cultural experience and the preservation and enrichment of the American modern
dance tradition. In addition to being the Principal Dance Company of New York City Center, where its performances
have become a year-end tradition, the Ailey company performs annually at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, the
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, DC, the Auditorium Theatre in Chicago, the Adrienne
Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County in Miami, The Fox Theatre in Atlanta, Zellerbach Hall in
Berkeley, CA and at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark (where it is the Principal Resident Affiliate), and
appears frequently in other major theaters throughout the United States and the world during extensive yearly tours.
The Ailey organization also includes Ailey II (1974), a second performing company of emerging young dancers and
innovative choreographers; The Ailey School (1969), one of the most extensive dance training programs in the world;
Ailey Arts in Education & Community Programs, which brings dance into the classrooms, communities and lives of
people of all ages; and The Ailey Extension (2005), a program offering dance and fitness classes to the general public,
which began with the opening of Ailey’s permanent home—the largest building dedicated to dance in New York City,
the dance capital of the world —named The Joan Weill Center for Dance, at 55th Street at 9th Avenue in New York City.
For more information, visit alvinailey.org.

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Spring is here, this art ground is waking up and getting ready to open its door to the public.?
This is the first email I am sending to you to let you know what's coming up.
Hope we can bring your children to see their art potential on this ground. Please help us spread the words.
Best,
Yin

?2019 Summer Sculpture Classes?at CAI
Contact info: Yin Peet?ypeet@verizon.net?? Tel: 617-699-6401??
Perspective student/family Open House:??March 30th Saturday??2:00PM-3:00PM
Class Site:?CAI Art Grounds (68 Quarry Road, Acton, MA 01720)
Teachers:?Yin Peet, Ling-se Chesnakas?and guest master teachers
Student Age:?11 and up
Class period/time:?July 1-Aug 16????1PM-5PM, Mon-Fri
Tuition:??$1,700??(for 6 weeks class + exhibition, art materials included)
To Register:?Make check payable to CAI and mail to?68 Quarry Road, Acton, MA 01720
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Class Outline
July:?(each project takes approximately two weeks, 5 days/week)
  • Introduction to sculpture and drawing
  • Project #1: build up sculptural form using hard small light material (wood chips, stone chips, …etc.)
  • Project #2: build up sculptural form using?soft small material
(cups, cotton…etc.) and learn to fine shape the forms
August:
·???????Project #3:?build structure and create a medium size sculpture
August 25 (Sunday):?
  • Project #4: Art Exhibition?
Course general Description:
All classes are designed to develop your artistic ability by teaching you about the elements and principles of drawing and 3D design through the creation and evaluation of artwork. You will use a variety of art materials, processes, mediums, and techniques for creating, discussing and exhibiting art works. In addition, your skill level and definition of art will be challenged, validated and expanded through your own self-exploration, teacher’s coaching and mastery of different art mediums and techniques.
Student is required to sign CAI Waiver and carry personal health insurance.



Yin Peet
Administrative Director
YV Art Museum, administered under Contemporary Arts International (CAI), is a non-profit located in a 12 acre art gounds in Acton MA. The mission of the Museum is to promote the creation, understanding and appreciation of contemporary arts in the global context through art education, exhibition, artist-residency and international symposium. For more information, visit our website.
www.contemporaryartsinternational.org
68 Quarry Road
Acton MA 01720
Phone: 617-699-6401??
Email: ypeet@verizon.net
Save The Date and Purchase Your Tickets for one of Boston’s most anticipated culinary occasions of the year, the 15th annual "A Taste of Ginger" event at the MFA on Monday, March 25th (6:30-9:30pm), featuring nearly 30 celebrated chefs! All proceeds will benefit Joslin's Asian American Diabetes Initiative (AADI).
Did you know that the rate of diabetes in Asian Americans continues to be higher than the general U.S. population with 50% of Asian Americans living with diabetes without even knowing it? Asians also have the highest prevalence of undiagnosed diabetes of any ethnic group despite a lower body weight (Body Mass Index). They remain at significant risk of devastating health complications, including heart, eye, kidney, and nerve disease.
For the past 15 years, Joslin's Asian American Diabetes Initiative (AADI) has made substantial advances to enhance the quality of life and health outcomes for Asian Americans living with diabetes through research, education, outreach and culturally appropriate treatments.
Come celebrate AADI’s impact on people’s lives, while enjoying a night of transcultural cuisine at an extraordinary venue!
** To purchase event tix, learn about sponsorship/ad opportunities, or to make a silent auction donation, visit:?joslin.org/ginger
Questions: rsvp@joslin.harvard.edu or 617.309.2412

Boston Asian Landlord Association Seminar
倍投方案图片顿亚裔房东协会讲座
TIME时间: Feb 9, 2019, Saturday 3:30-9:30 pm (周六)
LOCATION地址:MIT Tang Center, E51, Room 315, 70 Memorial Drive,
Cambridge, MA 0214
PARKING & Entrance behind the building停车场和入口: 在E51号楼的後面…

财富知识与房产讲座
Chinese Session中文讲座 (3:30-5:30 PM)
1. “Preserving the purchasing power of saved money” –“保持存款的购买力” - 李光华 Bright Li, 财务顾问 & 潘树仁 Jason Pan,中城地产
Social Networking (5:30-7:00 PM)
English Session 英文讲座 (7:00-9:30 PM) 1.讲座话题 Seminar Topic : “Solutions for Appreciated Investment Property. Do you have an exit strategy? - Planning & Utilizing 1031 Exchange and Delaware Statutory Trusts” - Kent A. Fitzpatrick – Managing Director of Asset Strategy
2.案例分析 Case Study
3.房东讨论 Landlord Discusstion: Solar 101 (太阳能101) How it works/Different Ways to get it/Community Solar / Ownship/Incentives and Benefits / Lease / PPA / Myths of Solar - by Toan Dinh - Vivint Solar - #1 Residential Solar company
Free Admission免费参加
倍投方案图片顿亚裔房东协会,中城投资理财地产公司 主持人: Jason Pan潘树仁(617 - 834 - 4071), Leo Buk Lhu ( 617-378-1574 )
Seminar will be held in English. (Chinese translation available)
讲座以英语进行 (可提供中文普通话翻译) .
Sponsor: Midtown Properties, Inc., MIT Sloan Asian Business Club
Media Sponsor: KanZhongGuo Association New England
主办: 中城地产公司,麻省理工学院 Sloan 管理学院亚洲商业俱乐部.
媒体赞助: 看中国时报
倍投方案图片顿亚裔房东协会, 主讲人:潘树仁(617-834-4071), 刘伯岳.
Walking Directions from Kendall/MIT MBTA Station: 6 minutes,


http://midtwn.com/events/jan-12-2019-seminar/
Seminar?date:? Jan 12,?2019
LOCATION:?MIT Tang Center, Building E51,?Room 315
We are happy to announce that BALA seminar will start to use Zoom Meetings to simulcast our entire event so people can have another option to attend our seminar via online, Zoom meeting will have 2 sessions, 3:30 PM -
5:30 PM for Wealth Seminar and 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM for BALA Landlord Session,? We want to invite you to go to the link below, create a Zoom account? and join our seminar then.
?See you there!

3:30PM - 5:30PM Wealth Seminar Zoom Meeting Link:??https://zoom.us/j/323646273
7:00PM - 9:30PM BALA Landlord Session Zoom Meeting Link:?https://zoom.us/j/454587317
Admission:?Free
Note: Entrance is at the back of the building by the parking lot. If the doors are locked, please call Jason Pan at?617-834-4071?or Leo at?603-439-1239?to gain access into the building.
(3:30PM-5:30PM)Chinese Session 中文讲座 -?财富知识与房讲座
?“How Does Life Insurance Complement Real Estate Investment”?-“人生保险和房地产投资怎样相得益彰"?- Bright Li 李光华, 财务财务顾问 and Jason Pan潘树仁,中城地产

?(5:30PM-7:00 PM)?Social Networking?

?(7:00PM-9:30 PM)?English Session 英讲座

1.?????讲座话题?Seminar?Topic?:??????How TCJA (Tax Cut and Job Act) will affect your family and business” – ?Tina Yang – Tina Yang CPA, Inc.
2.??案例分析?Case Study
3.?房东讨论?Landlord Discusstion

(If you have announcement to make at the?seminar?or to share your story in the Landlord Discussion Session, please do not hesitate to let me know.)
We thank?MIT Sloan Asia Business Club?for hosting the?seminars?and?KanZhongGuo?New England’s media promotion. We also thank the news coverage by?Sing Tao Daily, World Journal, China Press Weekly, The Epoch Times,?Boston?Chinese News,??DuoWei Times,?Asian?American News Letter, and?sinovision.net?美国中文电视团. )
Thank you to NorthMarq Capital and East Boston Savings Bank as our Sponsors.

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