K-12 Resources

A Dance of Their Own: Modern Dance in China

February 28, 2017

Due to its nontraditional and sometimes heavy themes, modern dance has struggled to take off in the past in China. However, as dancers find ways to tell their own personal stories at home and abroad, modern dance may finally have the chance to take center stage.

Taiwan: The Heart of Asia

The program is a fusion of Taiwanese acrobatics and creative performances with Western elements, together with Hakka and Taiwanese aboriginal music and dance, presenting a mixture of Taiwanese cultures.

Splendid China XI

The Miller Outdoor Theatre will present an international dance collaboration featuring award-winning dancers from China and Houston, produced by Dance of Asian America.

LRCCS Noon Lecture Series ~ Rethinking the Socialist Heroine: Feminine Agency in Chinese Dance Dramas of the late 1950s

The University of Michigan's Center for Chinese Studies presents at talk with Emily Wilcox about women in film.

Explorations and Innovations in Choreography: A Conversation with Xiao Suhua

Colombia University's Weatherhead East Asian Institute presents a talk with Xiao Suhua on the future of dance in China.

Cloud Gate Dance Theater: Rice

Taiwan's famous dance troupe performs Lin Hwai-Min's production, Rice.

Chinese Folk Dance Workshop Part II

The China House at New York University will host the second part of its Chinese Folk Dance Workshop on November 6th.

Chinese Folk Dance Workshop Part III

The China House at New York University will host the third portion of its Chinese Folk Dance Workshop on November 13th.

Chinese Folk Dance Workshop Part IV

The China House at New York University will host the fourth portion of its Chinese Folk Dance Workshop on November 20th.

Berkeley RADICAL Artistic Residencies Symposium: Artists, Aesthetics, and the Natural World Part I

University of California, Berkeley hosts a symposium exploring artistic, spiritual, and creative responses to the natural world in association with Cloud Gate Dance Company's Rice.

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Events

September 1, 2017 - 1:30pm
Pasadena, California

Celebrating the grand reopening of USC Pacific Asia Museum after a year of the seismic retrofit project, the museum will present an exhibit drawn from the museum’s extraordinary collection of over 2,700 costumes and textiles from China, Korea, Japan, India, the Himalayas and Southeast Asia.