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'Le Grand Continental' part of Celebrity Series of Boston's season highlights

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Celebrity Series of Boston wrapped its exciting, historic, 75th anniversary in an electrifying, three-day community celebration in Copley Square from Friday, May 16 through Sunday, May 18! Over 100 dancers from ages 7 through 74 from a variety of cultural backgrounds joined together in the Montreal-based dance, ‘Le Grand Continental,’ a unifying, joyful expression of the human spirit!

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With several humorous, touching moments as dancers shared the sheer joy of being together, this 30 minute community dance was an colorful, upbeat, and soulful journey! Developed by Sylvain Emard Danse, click here to learn more about 'Le Grand Continental!'

Over this captivating season, Celebrity Series of Boston has also packed an emotional wallop from the spontaneous, incredible moments when the “Play Me, I’m Yours” street pianos were placed in Boston for community use to kick off the season to the spectacular return of beloved dance troupe ‘Alvin Ailey!’

Celebrity Series of Boston ends its season on Thursday, May 29 with accomplished Russian baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky at 8 p.m. Celebrity Series of Boston’s 76th season has already been announced! Click here for more information about Celebrity Series of Boston's 76th season!

Check out the slideshow to see some of this season’s highlights and visit for further updates!


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