JILIN ART TROUPE “HAPPY CHINESE NEW YEAR”
March 4, 2015
[In Celebration of the 40th Anniversary of the Philippines-China Diplomatic Relations]
The National Commission for Culture and the Arts and the
Ministry of Culture of the People’s Republic of China
In cooperation with the
Cultural Center of the Philippines and KMP Artists
DATE/ TIME/ VENUE:
March 4, 2015; 8:00 PM
Tanghalang Nicanor Abelardo (CCP Main Theater)
ABOUT THE PERFORMER:
The Jilin Provincial Art Troupe is dispatched by Culture Department of Jilin Province, performers of which are selected best ones from across Jilin Province. Its programs represent the highest level of Jilin stage art. It was first featured in the Spring Festival Gala Evening of CCTV in 1998, and has since been in the spotlight of the festival’s eve for 17 consecutive years, becoming one of the famous art brands in China.
In recent years, the Jilin Province has been striving to build brands of folk songs and dances, Jilin Opera and other stage art programs with local and ethnic features. The grand original song and dance Changbai Rhythm created by the province has been performed in international art halls such as the Kremlin Grand National Theater and the famous National Theater in Seoul of South Korea, fully expressing the ethnic charm and regional culture of Jilin. The troupe has also performed in Russia, performed Turandot in France, spread ethnic culture and interpreted the customs of Northeastern China, and built bridges for international culture exchange with unique dance language in more than 20 regions and countries such as Italy, USA, South Korea, North Korea, Mongolia and Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan.
For tickets, call the CCP Cultural Exchange Department at 832-1125 local 1708 – 1709.
March 4, 2015
- 8:00 pm - TANGHALANG NICANOR ABELARDO (Main Theater)