Chinese New Year
The Confucius Institute of UMass Boston rang in the Chinese New Year and the Year of the Goat this afternoon with a series of musical, dancing and opera performances in the campus center ballroom.
Some opera, sung to the accompaniment of an erhu player:
Johnny took in the New Year's celebrations in Chinatown yesterday.
Eater Boston alerts us to a one-day kosher-ish homage to the Chinese New Year at a Chinatown restaurant:
What happens when you mix the Chinese New Year with Jewish cuisine with O Ya/jm Curley alum Mark O'Leary, and then you serve it all at Shojo? You get dishes like luobagao latkes with lox, matzoh ball ramen, and black & white challah, and you only get it for one night.
Photos from the Chinese New Year festivities in Chinatown today.
Greg Cook took in the celebrations of the Year of the Hare in Chinatown yesterday .
Tom O'Keefe takes in the Chinese New Year festivities in Chinatown:
Mike Ball took photos and shows us the littlest lion: