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Performance: Welcoming Nowruz
February 29, 2020 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Join Persian Art Center in Carolina for a Nowruz celebration with original music by Siavash Pourfazli and Shahram Mazhari, as well as classical Persian dance. Goodson Chapel is located next to the main Duke Chapel; park in the garage at Chapel Dr. and walk to the Divinity School. Doors open at 6:00. Free and open to the public. Contact Dr. Rezvani at email@example.com with questions.
Sponsored by Persian Art Center in Carolina the Graduate Student Association of Iranians at Duke.
Goodson Chapel, West Campus
407 Chapel Dr., Durham, NC 27708