“Dancing in the Streets” at The Strand: January 25th-27th

Join us January 25, 26, and 27, 2018 for the original production, “Boston Arts Academy presents Dancing in the Streets: A 20th Anniversary Celebration,” at the Strand Theatre in Dorchester, MA.

Beantown is rocking to a “brand new beat” in this new Boston Arts Academy production Dancing in the Streets. 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.


On January 26, before the evening’s performance, we will hold a special reception honoring Attorney General Maura Healey and presenting her 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.

Performances and Events

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Ticket Prices
20th Anniversary Celebration Reception: $100 (includes 1 adult ticket for the 1/26/18 7:30pm performance)
Performances: $15 Adults, $10 students

Thursday, January 25, 2018
7:30pm performance (Online ticketing has closed for this performance, though tickets will be available at the door via cash or check).

Friday, January 26, 2018
5:30pm 20th Anniversary Celebration Reception, honoring Attorney General Maura Healey
7:30pm performance

Saturday, January 27, 2018
3:00pm performance
7:30pm performance