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Chinese February 18, 2012 | Camille4 | More on Ballet
My name is Camille Rousculp and this is a video of me doing a duet…the chinese dance in the Nutcracker. I am a lead in orange, I enter on stage left and have darker hair.Read More
A Look at Chinese Classical and Folk Dance March 22, 2011 | krolnick | More on General
In the April issue of Dance Spirit, modern dancer Nico Li shares her journey from…military performing academy in her native China to a freelance career in NYC. As a young girl, Nico trained in Chinese classical and folk dance. Today, she occasionally performs these styles with the New York Chinese Cultural Center.
To get a taste of Chinese classical and folk dance, DS turned to NYCCC, which hosts Dance China NY, one of the country’s only companies dedicated to performing Chinese dance and creating Chinese modern dance. This video features Dance NY and NYCCC's School of the Arts students performing excerpts from a range of pieces including a Harvest Drum Dance, a Mongolian Dance—during which performers use utensils to create rhythmic imitations of horses’ hooves galloping across an open prairie—and a Lion Dance, which centers around a familiar figure in Chinese celebrations.Read More
Ribbon Dance September 11, 2009 | nyccc | More on Performance
Dance China NY performs the traditional Ribbon Dance at the 28th Annual Downtown Dance Festival…Chase Manhattan Plaza, NY. August 2009.Read More
Ballet Girls at Summer Camp in China July 10, 2008 | nyccc | More on Ballet
NY Chinese Cultural Center’s Summer Dance Program in China. The country’s only full time professional…of Chinese dance offered 3 exciting weeks of dance training and sightseeing in the dazzling city of Shanghai. NYCCC is home to the acclaimed professional dance company, Dance China NY, who each year, present over 900 performances, lecture-demonstrations, and workshops reaching over 150,000 people across the country. During this program, children had the opportunity to train as the professional dancers have done in an engaging, comfortable, and interactive environment.Read More
Ribbon Dance Workshop July 10, 2008 | nyccc | More on Instructional
This dance program, performed in full traditional Chinese costumes, introduces students to Chinese culture through…lessons, historical background, onstage demonstrations, and audience interaction. The dances and narration illustrate and explain traits, customs and patterns of Chinese life. Students are given the tools to interpret the dance movements as expressions of what people do, see, and feel. Aaron Daivs Hall Bronx, NY April 16,2008Read More
Fan Dance Workshop July 10, 2008 | nyccc | More on Instructional
Students work with professional dancers to learn Chinese ribbon or fan dance techniques. Drawing from…lesson, students discover how movement evokes feelings and images; how different movements are integrated and combined to create new ones; and how to begin composing a group dance. The 45-minute lesson includes learning Chinese hand gestures and their symbolic meanings, stories about how they relate to everyday life, simple Chinese vocabulary, and dance routines for groups and individuals. In an extended residency, students can also learn a complete Chinese dance to perform for the rest of the school. P.S. 16- Staten Island, NY March 28, 2008Read More