CHEN DANCERS LANTERN CELEBRATION

H.T. Chen &Dancers will be holding a 3 day dance celebration.The festival provides food for thought as well as culinary delights of the Lunar New Year! Performances will include excerpts from several pieces of choreography, ranging from the long unseen Nocturne (1982), a romantic duet created by legendary modern dance choreographer, Anna Sokolow; Eclipse, a visually and emotionally poignant duet from H.T. Chen’s Big Brother (2008), performed by long-time Company dancer, Renouard Gee, and CDC Associate Director, Dian Dong; and excerpts from Mr. Chen’s repertoire: Heart of Grace (2005), which draws its inspiration from Chinese Lion Dance. The program will also feature a sneak preview of the Company’s 2011 premiere.

LANTERN FESTIVAL CELEBRATION:

Dates:  
*Thursday, February 17, 2011 
Friday, February 18, 2011 
Saturday, February 19, 2011

Time
6:30pm Pre-Show Reception 
7:00pm Performance

Tickets
$15 General Admission, $10 Student/Senior 
*February 17th only: $25 
SEATING IS LIMITED. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED. 
RSVP by February 15, 2011 via phone: (212)349-0126 or email:
info@chendancecenter.org

Location
Chen Dance Center 
70 Mulberry Street, 2nd Floor 
New York, NY 10013