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Past Events: performance

November 27, 2017 - 8:00pm

Like many new upper-middle-class Chinese families, Mr. and Mrs. Li are proud to give their only daughter a life they could only dream of (an Ivy League degree in art and an apartment in Manhattan), until they realize she’s turning into a dangerous stranger.

October 20, 2017 - 8:00pm
Houston, Texas

Performance of traditional Chinese works as well as newly composed pieces. 

October 20, 2017 - 1:00pm
Washington, DC, District of Columbia

Hear Chinese Buddhist music dating to the seventeenth century when the Zhihua Buddhist Temple Ensemble performs on traditional ritual instruments.

October 14, 2017 - 8:00pm
Pasadena, California

Lily Cai blends ancient Chinese forms with modern dance to create captivating and inventive forms to produce an innovative performance.

October 14, 2017 - 7:00pm
Washington, DC, District of Columbia

Winners of a 2017 Grammy Award, the Silk Road Ensemble has been called “vibrant and virtuosic” by the Wall Street Journal, “one of the 21st century’s great ensembles” by the Vancouver Sun, and “a roving musical laboratory without walls” by the Boston Globe. For the Free

October 6, 2017 - 6:00pm
Eugene, Oregon

The visiting Chinese Kwun Opera Society performs scenes from a classic romance, accompanied by local musicians.

September 20, 2017 - 12:00pm
San Francisco, California

The Asian Art Museum will host a poetry performance as part of its ongoing exhibition series "Flower Power".

September 18, 2017 - 7:00pm
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Explore how the U.S. and China first developed a relationship in diplomacy through something know as "Ping-Pong Diplomacy" with UMichigan as we celebrate the 45th annual anniversary with music, distinguished guests and ping-pong games. 

September 10, 2017 - 2:00pm
San Marino, California

The Huntington Library will be hosting an afternoon of traditional Chinese music highlighting classical Chinese string instruments. The program includes solos by Meiye Ma on pipa, Hejia Gao on guzheng, and Yunhe Liang on erhu, as well as works performed by the Spring Thunder Music Ensemble.

August 13, 2017 - 12:00pm
Los Angeles, California

The Skirball Cultural Center presents traditional and modern Chinese music led by performing artist Li Chi.