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Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Celebrates the Year of the Rooster

By Jesse & Dave, JerseyArts.com

 Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Celebrates the Year of the Rooster

A taste of China, right here in New Jersey. The Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company brings the sights and sounds of China’s Spring Festival to the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark with “The Year of the Rooster.” Featuring dancing lions and beautiful Chinese music and costumes, the show offers an immersive cultural experience. Join Jesse and Dave at rehearsal to find out more from the dancers and acrobats about this vibrant production celebrating the Spring Festival.

Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company will perform “Year of the Rooster” Saturday & Sunday, January 28 & 29 at 2:00 p.m. in the Victoria Theater of NJPAC. For tickets and more information about demonstrations and fun activities staged in the lobby before the performance, visit NJPAC’s website.




About the author: Jesse is a digital content producer living in New York. His work has been seen in Entertainment Weekly, People, The New York Times, Broadway.com, and 92nd Street Y. He is also the editor and founder of Stage Rush. Jesse is also a chicken fried steak connoisseur and loves a good roller coaster. | Dave Tavani is a freelance video story teller and photographer. In addition to contributing to Jersey Arts, Dave works mainly for nonprofit and arts organizations in the Philadelphia area. His recent clients include Visit Philadelphia, The Pew Center for Arts and Heritage, McCarter Theatre Center, Philadelphia Magazine, The Food Trust, Association for Public Art, and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. He lives in Philadelphia with his wife and basset hound.

Content provided by Discover Jersey Arts, a project of the ArtPride New Jersey Foundation and New Jersey State Council on the Arts.




 


originally published: 2017-01-19 01:00:00


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Event calendar
Friday, May 25, 2018


MUSIC

Kiefer Sutherland @ The Stone Pony, Asbury Park - 7:00pm

LEMATS @ The Saint, Asbury Park - 7:30pm

Soul Cruisers @ The Wonder Bar, Asbury Park - 9:30pm

The Cold Seas @ Asbury Lanes, Asbury Park - 9:00pm

The Minstrel is Closed Tonight @ Morristown Unitarian Fellowship, Morristown - 7:30pm

Indigo Girls @ Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank - 8:00pm

Eye On Attraction, Corevalay @ The Stanhope House, Stanhope - 6:00pm







THEATRE

Turning Off the Morning News @ Berlind Theatre @ McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton - 8:00pm

Appropriate @ Studio Playhouse Upper Montclair, Upper Montclair - 8:00pm

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