SpringStep Medford, MA - Protomagia - Greek Songs of Spring & Summer

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The 2009/2010 Springstep Performance Series
presents THE FINAL SHOW OF THE SEASON!


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featuring Panayotis League & Galaxavra
with the Metropolis of Boston Youth Dance Group

WHEN
.  Saturday, May 1, 8pm

WHAT
.  Springstep, a center for multicultural dance and music in Medford, celebrates Protomagia (May Day!) with an evening of exuberant Greek dance & music, featuring rare handmade instruments from all over Greece.  This is the final show of the 2009/2010 Springstep Performance Series, and wine, beer, and Greek food will be available!

WHERE.  Springstep, 98 George P. Hassett Drive, Medford, MA 02155

HOW.  For tickets, call 781.395.0402 or visit http://www.springstep.org
Advance Tickets: $10-22
Kids 16 and under $10 (with advance purchase only). 
All tickets $25 at the door. Group rates available.

DETAILS.
  Celebrate Protomagia (May Day), the magical midpoint between the vernal equinox and the summer solstice, with a vibrant combination of exuberant Greek music and costumed dance!  Panayotis (Paddy) League, one of the most accomplished international performers of traditional Greek music and a driving force behind its current revival, will be joined by his band, Galaxavra (Chris Veilleux and Dimitri Tashie) on a variety of rare handmade string, wind, and percussion instruments from all over Greece (from the Aegean Islands to the mountains of Macedonia, from Crete to the Island of Corfu!).  Joining them, as well, will be the Metropolis of Boston Youth Dance Group (led by acclaimed choreographer John Pappas), the only group in North America certified by Greece's famous Dora Stratou Greek Dances Theater.  With delicious Greek food and wine, and lively participatory dancing for all, Springstep is the place to celebrate May Day this year!

MORE INFO:
http://www.springstep.org/?q=programs/performanceseries/Protomagia

WORKSHOP
. Greek Dance & Music Family Workshop (Spring Sundays) with Panayotis League
Sunday, May 16 - 1pm
Pre-register: $6 children / $8 adults
At the door: $8 children / $10 adults
http://www.springstep.org/?q=programs/springsundays

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