The Chamberlin Presents: Prelude to Shen Yun 2017 in Norfolk
Saturday, February 11th
Grand Lobby, The Chamberlin
Concert from 7:15 to 8:15 pm
A Taste of Traditional Chinese Culture at The Chamberlin
At the Chamberlin, we will have an introduction to Shen Yun, with a dancer, musician playing the Guzheng, and Mr. Dong Xiang. Dong Xiang is the executive director of New Tang Dynasty (NTD) Television, Washington, D.C., which is the only independent TV network that broadcasts uncensored Chinese programming into China and around the world. In 2001, Mr. Xiang began producing and hosting “Weekly Economic Review,” one of the few world financial programs in the United States spoken in Chinese. The 30-minute program covers economic news from the U.S., Europe and Asia, with in-depth analysis of current economic issues emerging between the U.S. and China. The program can potentially reach 100 million viewers. Mr. Xiang is executive director of the Falun Dafa Association of Washington DC that presents the classical Chinese dance show Shen Yun to The Kennedy Center Opera House. Shen Yun has come to Washington annually since 2007. As a premiere, world-class dance and music company, Shen Yun Performing Arts brings the wonders of traditional Chinese culture to millions across the globe.
Come to The Chamberlin and learn of the ancient wisdoms and eternal values that shaped China’s past for the world to cherish and reflect. Seating is limited. Please call 637-7200 for reservations.
About Shen Yun, Norfolk 2017:
For 5,000 years divine culture flourished in the land of China, Humanity’s treasure was nearly lost, but through breathtaking music and dance, Shen Yun Performing Art, a New York based nonprofit organization, is bringing back this glorious culture. Through the universal language of music and dance, Shen Yun weaves a wondrous tapestry of heavenly realms, ancient legends, and modern heroic tales, taking you on a journey through 5,000 years of Chinese culture. Its stunning beauty and tremendous energy leave audiences uplifted and inspired. Shen Yun performance features the world’s foremost classically trained dancers, a unique orchestra blending East and West, and dazzling animated backdrops –together creating one spectacular performance. For more information visit www.shenyunperformingarts.org/norfolk/chrysler-hall