The Tales of Goddesses and a Painter
In this story exploring the creation of cave paintings along the Silk Road, audience members follow the Chinese Empire’s best painter as he travels and is inspired by the many cultures along the way. This visually stunning performance introduces the history of the Silk Road through classic Chinese storytelling and dance. Audience members will be called to participate to learn some basic movements from a number of ethnic dance styles.
Dances of China: A Celebration of Asian Heritage in Canada
In this virtual workshop, students will learn a number of Chinese dance styles and their connections to history and geography. The dance instructor wears local costumes while teaching the dance workshop and will explain the cultural background of each design. At the end of the workshop, students will have time to talk to the LPGDC members in a live Q & A.