Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company's Lunar New Year Celebration
photo (c) Carol Rosegg
Brooklyn Center is thrilled to partner once again with the prestigious Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company in an all-new celebration of Chinese arts and culture commemorating the Year of the Monkey, a year characterized by cleverness, curiosity, and playful mischief.
This festive, family-friendly event will showcase thrilling choreography inspired by shadow puppetry, playful dancing lions, beautiful melodies performed on authentic Chinese instruments, and special guest artist Gu Feng, a principal performer from the Beijing Kunqu Theater, performing his award-winning interpretation of the role of the Monkey King.
Running time: Approx. 100 minutes including intermission.
Note: Ticket holders are invited to stay after the performance for a Q&A with members of the company.
Tickets: $25/$12.50 (children 12 and under)
Sunday, January 31, 3:00pmWalt Whitman Theatre