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2015/16 Media Partners Announced for ArtWeek Boston

PRESS RELEASE

Contact: Michelle Chapman
617-532-1210
mchapman@citicenter.org

BOSTON (August 26, 2015) – ArtWeek Boston, an award-winning creative festival for all, is excited to announce new media partners to help promote the exciting line-up of creative experiences that will take place September 25 through October 4 in Boston and beyond. Presented by the Highland Street Foundation and produced by Citi Performing Arts Center, ArtWeek will have more than 100 events including unique performances, interactive workshops, behind-the-scenes access to artists, and much more in just about every genre imaginable. The complete list of events will be available at artweekboston.org beginning September 1st.

ArtWeek will be promoted through television and radio spots, transit ads, and billboards, as well as through special promotions through WHDH-TV/WLVI-TV, Boston.com, Greater Media (including radio stations Magic 106.7, Country 102.5, HOT 96.9. 92.9 WBOS, and WROR 105.7), Titan Cares, and Clear Channel. Long Haul Films continues to be a tremendous supporter of ArtWeek, by providing high quality video production.

Now in its third year, ArtWeek events have attracted thousands of participants of all ages, featured events showcasing more than 400 creative partners, and spanned over 45 neighborhoods and towns. Most of ArtWeek events are free to the public; some range in price up to $50 per person. For more information, visit www.artweekboston.org after September 1st, or look for new creative that will appear through ArtWeek media partners.

About Highland Street Foundation
Since its establishment in 1989, Highland Street Foundation has donated more than $145 million to many worthy non-profit organizations. It is committed to addressing the needs and concerns of children and families primarily in Massachusetts and California specifically in the areas of education, housing, mentoring, health care, environment and the arts. To learn more about Highland Street Foundation, please visit www.highlandstreet.org

About Citi Performing Arts Center
Citi Performing Arts Center, which includes the Wang, Shubert, and Emerson Colonial Theatres, is one of the nation’s foremost nonprofit performing arts institutions. As New England’s largest cultural venue, it honors all aspects of the performing arts offering theatre, opera, classical and popular music, comedy, dance, and Broadway musicals. Its education/public programming initiatives present the City Spotlights Leadership Program and ArtWeek Boston.

As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization located in Boston’s historic Theatre District, Citi Performing Arts Center offers a diverse mix of educational workshops and community activities; collaborates with artists and local performing arts organizations; and, acts as a champion for the arts in the Greater Boston community by aggressively helping to make the arts an integral part of the community’s collective, daily experience. For more information, please visit www.citicenter.org.

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