Category Archives: Calendar

Celebrating the Chinese New Year 2015

Date: February 21, 2015
Time: 2:00pm
Location: Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association (70 Mott Street, New York, NY 10013)

On Saturday, February 21, 2015, 2 p.m. Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association and Kunqu Society will present “Celebrating the Chinese New Year.” Programs include Kunqu scenes: Longing for the Mundane World, In the Classroom, Love Through a Poem, An Investigation in Disguise, The Pledging of Love, and Chinese Folk Music. The event is free and will be held in the auditorium.

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Classical Beauties: 2014 Fall Concert

Date: November 16, 2014
Time: 2:00pm
Location: Flushing Public Library (41-17 Main St. Flushing, NY 11355)

On Sunday, November 16, 2014, 2 p.m. the Queens Public Library in Flushing and Kunqu Society will present “Classical Beauties: 2014 Fall Concert.” Kunqu Society artists Mr. Dezhang Wu, Mr. Min Cheng, and outstanding Peking Opera artists Mr. Jingtao Zhang, Ms. Yingchun Li and Ms. Julia Wang, will perform with students of the Kunqu Workshop and well known musicians Shirong Huang, Chenglin Huang, Liang Wu, Bairu Song and others. Together they will present two Kunqu plays “An Interrupted Dream,” “A Banquet for Two,” and one Peking Opera “The Broken Bridge,” to introduce to the general public the art and beauty of Kunqu and Peking Opera, both proclaimed as “Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity” by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization. The event is free and will be held in the auditorium.

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