Family Day: Spring Into NowruzVIEW EVENT DETAILS
Celebrate the Persian New Year! In partnership with Pardis for Children.
Celebrate Nowruz and welcome the Persian New Year with a fun, family-friendly afternoon filled with interactive workshops, music, crafts, storytelling, and more. Persian Sweets and Savories for purchase in Garden Court. Co-presented with Pardis for Children.
CELEBRATION OF NOWRUZ
The Persian New Year
Workshops, Live Theater and a Nowruz Photo Booth
Workshops & Activities:
- Interactive Nowruz Table
- Flower Necklaces and Bracelets
- Nowruz Picture Frame
- Fish and Flower Origami
- Nowruz Tambourine
Designed by Aida Izadpanah, Maryam Rasoulzadeh, Negin Keyhanfar, Puya Dalili and Rene Saheb
Nowruz Photo Booth:
Designed by Negin Keyhanfar
Live Theater Production "I am a True Lion!"
1:30 PM and repeated at 3:00 PM
On a long winter night, a mother lion and her cub travel to a new location and hear the sound of a mighty roar echoing from the mountains. The mother shares a story about the origin of the roar—it is the roar of the True Lion.
A play based on "Story of a True Lion" by Akbar Nemati
Written and directed by Mehrnaz Tiv and Yekta Khaghani
Starring (in order of appearance):
Production Designer and Prop Master:
Family programs at Asia Society are supported by The Coca-Cola Company.