The Parrish Art Museum in Southampton is inviting families to enjoy a fun-filled performance on Saturday, April 26, at 2 p.m., when Dance China NY will present “China Patterns,” a celebration of classical and contemporary Chinese dance.
In “China Patterns,” Dance China NY brings to life the beauty of China’s culture with swirling fans, soaring silk, and flashing swords. Intricate details about the history and folklore of the Chinese civilization are revealed through crafted demonstrations and plenty of audience participation.
The Manhattan-based Dance China NY is in residence at the New York Chinese Cultural Center in New York’s Chinatown, founded in 1973. The company dancers and musicians include internationally renowned artists from performance stages and academies throughout mainland China, Taiwan and the United States. Performing a vast and dynamic range of Chinese dance, the company transports audiences to a world of colorful myths, historical drama, and timeless beauty.
Noted for powerful grace and contained elegance, Dance China NY performs regularly throughout the United States for audiences of all ages.
Admission is $8, or $3 for Parrish members. No advance registration ?is required. For more information, ?call 631-283-2118, ext. 40, visit parrishart.org, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.