Special Gala Dancing Between Heaven and Earth
Published on Jul 12, 2012
Dates: August 21-22, 2012
Venue: Opera House of NCPA
Prices: 100, 160, 220, 350, 400, 450, 500, 600
Features: To celebrate the 60th Anniversary of Chinese National Song and Dance Ensemble. On August 21-22, the Central Ensemble of National Minorities Songs and Dances will perform in Opera House of NCPA.
Gathering the ethnic minorities dance superfines and gold award works in recent years of Central Ensemble of National Minorities Songs and Dances, Dancing Between Heaven and Earth– China's Ethnic Minorities Dance Superfines Evening Party will be a perfect showcase of the artistic achievements of the ensemble and also an epitome of the development of its dance art. Adhering to the ethnic history and rich cultural heritage, the top creative team and excellent dancers of the ensemble will create All about Dance into an excellent stage works featuring strong national flavor, unique regional style, and the trends of the time. The show will cover the dances of such ethnic minorities as Tibetan, Uygur, Mongolian, Zhuang, Hui, and Kazak; these dances featuring vibrating rhythm, diversified movements and superb skill will artfully present audience with the stunning customs and brilliant culture of China's ethnic minorities.
Central Ensemble of National Minorities Songs and Dances
China's only national ensemble for performance of minority songs and dances. Since its establishment in 1952, Central Ensemble of National Minorities Songs and Dances has developed into the most beautiful flower in the garden of Chinese song & dance art by respecting the traditional culture of China's ethnic minorities, supporting various minority arts, and highlighting superb skill. Over the years, the artists of the ensemble have performed all over the world, and visited many countries and regions along with several national leaders; Dmitry Medvedev, Russian President, Hillary Clinton, U.S. Secretary of State, Kim Jong Il, General Secretary of the Korean Labor Party, and other foreign leaders have ever watched their superb performance on the scene, which is an important component of foreign exchanges of Chinese minority songs and dances.