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Strand Theatre (Dorchester, Massachusetts)
543 Cloumbia Rd, Dorchester 02125
Friday, January 26, 2018 join us for a special reception before the original production, Boston Arts Academy presents Dancing in the Streets: A 20th Anniversary Celebration.
Join us at the historic Strand Theater to present Attorney General Maura Healey with the Boston Arts Academy Champion Award in recognition of her career spent fighting for social justice and equal rights, as well as her incredible passion for the arts.
Produced and directed by William McLaughlin, Dance Department Chair, Dancing in the Streets is a showcase of Boston’s diversity and a tribute to Boston Arts Academy’s (BAA) past, present, and future. Through interdepartmental collaboration, our students will bring these stories to life on stage at the historic Strand Theater.
This evening of contemporary dance and music features Boston Arts Academy students, at their best. Dancing in the Streets, Inspired by the music of Motown, includes the songs “Dancing in the Streets”, “Heatwave”, “Please Mr. Postman”, “Who’s Lovin You” and more. Come celebrate Boston’s first and only high school for the visual and performing arts' 20th anniversary, as we take you on a musical tour of the City of Boston, hosted by the Boston Arts Academy.