Lunar New Year Celebration - Year of the Dog
photo (c) John McCarten
Celebrate the oncoming arrival of spring with an all-new festival of Chinese music and dance commemorating the Year of the Dog, faithful guardian and loyal friend to mankind. This family-friendly event includes graceful dancers, a colorful Chinese marketplace, red lions and golden dragons frolicking to the lilting sounds of traditional instruments, and more. Enjoy the elegant splendor and rich culture of one of Brooklyn’s most vibrant communities with this award-winning performance by the prestigious Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company.
Running Time: 55 minutes
Curriculum Connections: Dance, Music, Social Studies
One free chaperone ticket provided for every 15 tickets purchased. Advance purchase required.
Watch & Listen
Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company
Sunday, February 11, 2018 at 3pm
Video excerpt from Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company's production of Red Firecrackers -- The Legend of the First Chinese New Year. The company will perform its all-new, annual Lunar New Year Celebration at the Kumble Theater on the downtown Brooklyn campus of LIU.