The College of Music dance troupe from the China Northeast Normal University in Changchun City will perform at 8 p.m. Sept. 18 at the E. Desmond and Mary Ann Lee Theater in the Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $18.
In three acts – classical, modern and folk – the troupe will take the audience through a sweeping scope of Chinese culture. The dancers deliver the distinctive expression, body movement and aesthetics of the culture.
The public is invited to the E3! Explore program at 7:10 p.m. There will be a pre-show discussion.
This program is sponsored by the E. Desmond Lee Global Ethnic Collaborative at UMSL, Dr. Y.S. Tsiang Endowed Professorship in Chinese Studies at UMSL, Center for International Studies at UMSL, the Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center at UMSL, and St. Louis Chinese Association.
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