Chinatown Arts Week 2019 Opening Celebration

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Chen Dance Center

70 Mulberry Street

New York, NY 10013

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Performances and party to celebrate the start of Chinatown Arts Week.

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Kick off Chinatown Arts Week 2019 with short performances and art demonstrations revealing a glimpse of Chinatown’s cultural past, present and future - featuring modern puppetry and shadows by Spica Wobbe, excerpts from “The Last Emperor of Flushing” by Alvin Eng, dough sculptures by master folk artist Xun Ye, photo display by Corky Lee, Tang Dynasty poetry by Prof. Weirong Chu, and dance and music by Ling Tang, Zhou Yi, and Miao Yimin from Ba Ban Chinese Music Society. Stay afterwards for drinks, nibbles and conversation with the artists. Enjoy tasting of liangcha from event sponsor Brooklyn Crafted. Free admission.

This event is part of Chinatown Arts Week and is presented by Think!Chinatown. Thank you to Chen Dance Center for hosting. - www.thinkchinatown.org/arts-week

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THINK!CHINATOWN is a non-profit based in Manhattan's Chinatown. We are here to listen, to respond, and to build Chinatown's capacities as a strong and vibrant immigrant neighborhood of NYC. We value intergenerational learning and self-representative storytelling. We design collaborative projects and strategically use volunteer talent and energy. Our mission is to attract and connect resources to Chinatown business, culture groups and organizations using the tools of design and community engagement. Learn more about us, and the many projects we're working on. We're always looking for volunteers... JOIN US!

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New York, NY 10013

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