Join us Friday, May 18, 2018 through Sunday, May 20, 2018 for Boston Arts Academy Honors, a three-day celebration commemorating Boston Arts Academy's milestone anniversary.​

7:00pm - Dinner || 9:00pm to 1:00am - Dancing
District Hall


Carmelo Aresco (BAA ‘02)
Diane Guerrero (BAA ‘04)
Vihann Kong, Chair, Friends of Boston Arts Academy
​Reggiena Lewis

Speaker on Personal Branding
Denise Kaigler, 

We will welcome back alumni, including two-time Screen Actors Guild Award winner Diane Guerrero, as well as Boston’s young professionals. There are two ticket types: one including the cocktail reception and another just for the late night dance party.

Click here to Sponsor the Friday, May 18, 2018 Weekend Kickoff Reception


Presenting Sponsor

6:00pm to midnight
Harborview Ballroom of the Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center

Mayor Martin J. Walsh - Civic Responsibility Honoree
Mayor, City of Boston
Liz Kelner Pozen - Visual Art Honoree 
Visual Artist, Poet, and Psychotherapist
Maura Tierney - Film and Television Honoree
Actress, “ER” and Golden Globe Award winner for “The Affair”
Michael Bivins - Vocal Music Honoree
Music Mogul, Entertainer
David Davidson (BAA ‘04) - Instrumental Music Honoree
Guitarist, Revocation
Jay Calderin - Fashion Honoree
Founder, Boston Fashion Week
Belén Pereyra-Alem (BAA ‘05) - Dance Honoree
Dancer, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Leadership Circle Co-Chairs
Anne Clark Boston Arts Academy Headmaster
Denella Clark Boston Arts Academy Foundation Executive Director

In addition to dinner and dancing, we will honor high-profile individuals who embody the spirit of the BAA community. His Excellency Charles D. Baker, governor of Massachusetts, and First Lady Lauren Baker will serve as Honorary Co-Chairs of this landmark celebration. The Honorable Martin J. Walsh, Mayor of the City of Boston, will also join us to accept the Boston Arts Academy Honors in Civic Responsibility. The evening will also include a silent and live auction, as well as student performances.

We are SOLD OUT for our Saturday night event! Thank you to all of our supporters and guests for already making this event a huge success!
10:00am to 2:00pm
Plaza Ballroom of the Seaport Hotel


Pamela Allara Co-Chair Boston Arts Academy Advisory Council
Tony James Co-Chair Boston Arts Academy Advisory Council

Honorees Boston Arts Academy Facutly and Staff who have been with the school since it opened in 1998
Anne R. Clark Headmaster
Kathleen Marsh Artistic Dean
Blanca Bonilla Admissions Director
Henry “Buddy” Paull Facilities Manager

Annissa Essaibi George City Councilor-at-Large, Boston 
Steven W. Tompkins Sheriff, Suffolk County

We will showcase the incredible talent of our choirs at a Jazz and
Spirituals Brunch, hosted by BAA’s Advisory Council. 

​Click here to sponsor the Sunday, May 20, 2018 Jazz & Spirituals Brunch