MEET YOUR WINNERS: Wellness

Physical Therapist: Anna Schroepfer Kandoyan 1575 Cambridge St., (617) 876-4344, spauldingrehab.org Read our article on Kandoyan here. Holistic Health Service & Massage: Inman Oasis 243 Hampshire St., (617) 491-0176 inmanoasis.com Selection of services: Deep tissue massage Trigger point therapy Cranio-sacral massage Sports massage Hot stone massage Private hot tub soaks Community hot tub Gym: Healthworks 35 White St., […]

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Boston Improv Festival to Highlight Underrepresented Comedic Voices

“Improv You Need To See” is the tagline for the Boston Improv Festival, but what does that actually mean? It means Chicago’s only all-Indian improv group. It means a show fully in Spanish. It means a group of women of color banded together under the moniker “Matt Damon Improv.” “We’re in an extra bastion of […]


Peter DiMuro Reflects on Leading the Dance Complex

Peter DiMuro’s transformation from “pudgy, in-the-closet country boy” to professional dancer, choreographer, and artistic director started with a role in his high school’s production of “Carnival.” Through this first foray into musical theater, he discovered the freeing nature of dance and the chance to express himself without words, he says. DiMuro, now the executive artistic […]


Jayms Battaglia Helps Students Run Local Homeless Shelter

Community Coordinator for the University Lutheran Church Every winter, Jayms Battaglia oversees a new group of about 24 to 28 students who join the staff of the Harvard Square Homeless shelter. The shelter, which opened in 1983, was the first student-run shelter in the country. Many of the students who work there will go on […]