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BCCA Year-End Fundraising Events
Increadible Entertainment for a Good Cause!
(December 25th - January 2nd)

helping to save our home for artists in Brookline.

> Saturday, December 25th & January 1 st , 9:30 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
“Noche de la Salsa”

A hot evening of Latin dancing (Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cha Cha, Mambo & Cumbia) to SalsaBoston's great DJ music with Beginner & Intermediate dance lessons with Dan Yonah Marshall & partner
9:30 p.m. lessons; 10:30 p.m.- 1:00 a.m. open dance
($12 with lesson; $10 dance only)

> Saturday, December 25 th , 8:00 p.m.
Melave Malca with “The X-Ray” Rabbi Ifergan

BCCA & Ha'Kesher present this lecture in Hebrew about the future of the war in Iraq, the Middle East after Saddam's downfall, and Arafat's passing; To include a Torah discussion, light hors d'oerves, music, and singing. For more information, contact Annette at (617) 738-5038.

> Sunday, December 26 th & January 2 nd , 3:00 - 6:00 p.m.
"Sunday Tango Practica"
(Formerly "Mr. Roger's Tango Practica")
A relaxed place to meet, share skills & ideas, and have fun.
($5 - by donation)

> Wednesday, December 29 th , 7:30 - 11:30 p.m.
Swing & Jitterbug Benefit Dance Party

BCCA welcomes The Love Dogs a legendary local swing band that will surely get you moving on a Wednesday night. The event kicks off with a Swing & Jitterbug lesson and performance by Idy Codington and Bob Thomas, The Kamikaze Jitterbugs, (7:30 to 8:30 p.m.) followed by dancing and live music all night. Come to dance or simply to enjoy the great music.
$12; $15 with lesson at the door or online at:

> Thursday, December 30 th , 6:30 - 10:30 p.m.
Rock Benefit Concert with Local Bands
Admission by Donation

> Saturday, Janauary 1st, 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Rock Benefit Concert
Featuring: "The Minor Times", "All Else Failed", "Things Fall Apart" & Other Great Bands!
Admission by Donation

> Sunday, January 2nd, 7:30 - 9:30 p.m. (Snow Date)
Folk, Opera & Classical Benefit Concert with Very Special Guests

BCCA welcomes an incredible lineup of many special guest musicians for this benefit concert:
1) Guy Mendilow, World Musician
2) Elisabeth Taylor, Coloratura Soprano
3) Constantine Finehouse, Pianist
4) Andrew Alexander, Tenor
5) Sebastian Baverstam, Cellist
6) Jun Toguchi, Pianist
Doors open at 7:00 p.m.
Admission: $15 (general seating), $20 (with complimentary beverage), $25 (table seating & beverage) at the door or online at:

> Sunday, Janauary 2nd, 7:30 - 11:30 p.m.
Samba Sundays

Samba de Gafiera, "Brazilian Tango", Forro & other Brazilian dances
7:00-8:30 p.m. Lesson; 8:30-11:00 p.m.
($10 with lesson; $8 dance only - by donation)


BCCA's Winter classes will run January 3 rd through April 3 rd with an Open House Week (January 3 rd - 9 th ) to showcase new and returning classes. Join us! Many classes during Open House Week will be free to try for the first time! The course schedule will be posted online by the December 31 st at .


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