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Farhang Foundation is proud to host the 2014 Nowruz (Iranian New Year) Celebration in Orange County including:
Saturday, March 29, 2014 from 11:30 to 5 p.m.
Segerstrom Center for the Arts • Samueli Theater
600 Town Center Drive Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Display of Haft-Sîn or the seven ‘S’s, a Nowruz tradition
Children Activities & Puppet Show
Live Persian Music & Dance
Top 6 Film Screening (www.farhangfilmfest.org)
Musical Concert (Samueli Theater) - 1 p.m. OR 4 p.m.
"Nowruz Ensemble with guest vocalist Mamak Khadem"
Pezhham Akhavass – tonbak
Mehdi Bagheri – kamancheh
Mamak Khadem – vocal
Hamidreza Maleki – santur
Sahba Motallebi – tar
*FREE ticket required for the musical concert inside the Samueli Theater (1 p.m. & 4 p.m.)
Please reserve tickets for 1 of the 2 shows, not both - thank you!
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Farhang Foundation is a non-religious, non-political and not-for-profit foundation established in 2008 to celebrate and promote Iranian art and culture for the benefit of the community at large. The foundation supports a broad range of academic activities in Southern California by funding university programs, publications and conferences. The foundation also supports diverse cultural programs such as the celebration of Nowruz and Mehregan, theater, dance performances, film screenings and poetry reading in Southern California. And, in cooperation with various cultural and academic institutions, Farhang Foundation funds major programs and exhibitions about Iran and its culture. However, the content, viewpoints or biases expressed by individual artists, academics, institutions or events supported by the foundation belong solely to each individual party and do not necessarily reflect the views of Farhang Foundation.