Spring Fling Open House Schedule

The schedule for the 2015 Spring Fling has been finalized! Click the image to see the full schedule, and to buy your tickets!

Arabic Music Workshops with Basam Saba

CAC Presents: Arabic Music Workshops

The Arabic Music Workshops will introduce students to the music of the Arab World. They are open to all levels of professional performers and college students. The 6-hour intensive workshops feature a rigorous program of improvisation, rhythm, ornamentation and ensemble. All instruments are welcome.

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Tell Me About My Country – A Story in a Song!

The CAC Arabic Chamber Ensemble and the New York Arabic Orchestra in concert under the direction of Mr. Bassam Saba. Saturday, April 18th 2015 at 6:30. YMCA Theater, Cambridge, MA.


Amer Zahr Comedy Show at the CAC Spring Fling

Arab-American Comedian Amer Zahr will be performing at the 2015 Second Annual Spring Fling Event on April 25th! Followed by a comedy workshop the next day (April 26th)

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Raks Sharki (Belly Dance) Workshop at the Spring Fling!

Shadia will teach some basic movements in the beautiful  women’s solo dances of the Arab World. Debke, the lively social line dance enjoyed throughout the Middle East, will also be taught during the CAC Open House.


Flamenco Show at the CAC Spring Fling!

Our newest addition to the Spring Fling events is a Flamenco dance performance, complete with live music! Flamenco dancer Jamie LaDamasquina will be performing with guitarist Antonio “Tiriti” Tran. You will not want to miss this! The Spring Fling will be on April 25th. Stay tuned for the exact times for this performance!


CAC Community Fashion Show

Calling members of the community! The CAC is holding a community fashion show at the CAC spring fling on April 25. We are calling on women, men and children who are interested in participating and showing the beautiful and diverse Arabic customs. 15 participants are needed! Clothing will be provided or participants can wear their own! Deadline for applying March 25th. Join us! To participate please email us at info@cacboston.org, or call 617-893-1176


The CAC Children’s Choir on the Front Page of the Somerville Journal!

It was an Honor to Participate at the MLK Celebration on January 19 at East Somerville Community School! Special Thanks to Somerville Office of Commissions for Inviting the CAC Choir and for Organizing Such a Wonderful Event.


Spring Registration Now Open For Children’s Playgroup!

Registration is now open for the Arabic Kids Playgroup! To register please email aricheh@cacboston.org or call 617-893-1176.


Spring 2015 Film Screenings

In Spring 2015 the CAC will be celebrating legendary Lebanese singer Fairouz and the Rahbani Brothers! Join us for our monthly film screenings.
For a full list of Spring 2015 films, please click here

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March Film Screening – with Guest Speaker

This month the CAC is excited to show another Rahbani Brother masterpiece – “The Exile!” Come watch with friends this Friday, March 27th, at 6:30 pm! Our guest speaker will be CAC founding board member Dr. John Makhoul. You will not want to miss this!


New England Conservatory Concert – March 31st

Each year, an audition committee of professional musicians selects a few exceptional student ensembles to represent the NEC Honors Ensemble Program. The ensembles work with a faculty coach and are given an opportunity to perform a spring recital in NEC’s Jordan Hall. This year the concert is featuring Alfaia Quartet & Beau D’Ver. Come see them on March 31, 2015 – 8:00PM at New England Conservatory’s Jordan Hall.


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