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Website

http://www.balletsanjose.org/MiddleKingdom.htm

Quotes & Highlights

Thirty-five dancers from the combined companies plus 7 martial artists (42 performers total) will perform
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Description

Experience the creation of the universe and the birth of civilization. See the Goddess of Earth descend from the heavens on a giant dragon. Explore the legends of ancient China. Witness some of the world’s great inventions…paper, printing, the compass and gunpowder. And watch the Zodiac come to life.

Choreography: Dennis Nahat and Yong Yao

Performed in collaboration with Chinese Performing Artists of America

Music: Phil Young

Costumes and Scenery: Ching Shyu