7 APR: TANG XIANZU THE PLAYWRIGHT IN CONCERT THRILLED AUDIENCES IN MEL & SYD
Over 100 talented musicians from the Symphony Orchestra and Opera of Shanghai Conservatory of Music (SHCM) made their Australian debut in Tang Xianzu the Playwright in Concert on 5 April in Melbourne Recital Centre and 7 April in the Concert Hall, Sydney Opera House.This remarkable and original integration of works effectively showcased and translated not only the many facets of Chinese culture but also the refined world of literature in Renaissance China……
15-17 FEB: 3RD CHINA VILLAGE WAS SUCCESSFULLY HELD
National Multicultural Festival(NMF) is a community festival held annually each February in Canberra and is a platform for cultural exchanges between different ethnic communities. It not only boasts cuisine showcase, but also features varied and exciting art performances presented by various ethnic groups. Recommended by NMF and supported by Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in Australia, an inaugural China Village was setup at NMF 2017 for the Chinese performing art groups from China and local Chinese community.
The 3rd China Village in NMF 2019 was successfully held by Ausfeng Event in associated with Federation of ACT Chinese Associations in Canberra from 15-17 FEB. The Chinese cultural handcraft, calligraphy, paintings, tea ceremony and food were displayed in over 30 booths sampling, attracting lots of local residents to come. Audiences couldn’t stop clapping and screaming when they saw theses tremendous performances such as lion dance, acrobatics, singing, which were given by oversea performing groups like Guizhou Opera & Dance Drama Theater, China Soong Ching Ling Foundation and Australian local Chinese Association.
3 FEB: 2019 CHINESE NEW YEAR CONCERT- 12 girls band
Title sponsored by SYDNEY BEER CO.
To celebrate the Lunar New Year, the prestigious Twelve Girls Band was premiere at Sydney Opera House on Sunday 3 February 2019. The Twelve Girls Band is a chart-topping all-female music group, whose members are much-admired musical ambassadors of Chinese music. By perfectly combining traditional Chinese folk instruments with modern pop music elements such as Latin, Jazz, and Rock, the band creates a musical feast with a focus on oriental rhymes and western charm. The concert has a unique artistic style and features favourite music and songs performed by the band and award-wining singers, which attracted lots of fans to come and tickets were sold out a few days before the show……