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Chen and Dancers
Flickinger Performing Arts Center
Buffalo, NY
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H.T. Chen & Dancers (www.chendancecenter.org) is an innovative modern dance company which has created a uniquely Asian-American expression by embodying its cultural heritage. Infusing Western modern dance with the strength and beauty of Asian aesthetics, the Company's dynamic style has enchanted audiences across the United States, Europe and Asia since its inception in 1978.

SOUTH OF GOLD MOUNTAIN is is an interpretation based on the images and oral histories of the Chinese that settled in the southern states prior to WWII. Lesser known were the Chinese who came to the southern states to work on plantations, widen the Augusta Canal, or build the railroads. Starting from the diaspora that led the Chinese to the South, this piece is a collective journey of these individuals. Through the power of faith, tradition, work ethic, as well as the bonds to other Chinese families in the South, these individuals experienced, endured, and overcame their hardships. South of Gold Mountain pays tribute to the livelihoods of Chinese grocers, laundries, restaurants, and those who persevered to quietly make a difference in the communities they lived in.

Choreography: HT Chen & Dian Dong
Performed by H.T. Chen & Dancers
Lighting: Kelly Maurer
Sound Design: James Lo
Costumes: Caprice Esser

Free, well-lit on-campus parking adjacent to the theater.
Saturday Mar 12, 2016 7:00 PM - Saturday Mar 12, 2016 8:30 PM | $15.00

Location

Flickinger Performing Arts Center (View)
1250 Amherst St
Buffalo, NY 14216
United States


Categories

Arts > Dance

Kid Friendly: Yes!
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!

Contact

Owner: Pick of the Crop Dance
On BPT Since: Jan 30, 2016
 
Pick of the Crop Dance
7169340515
curtstei@poc.org
http://www.chendancecenter...


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