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April 07, 2011

Bangzi-related events


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The following events are part of a series of activities built around “BOND” – a Taiwan Bangzi Opera adaption of “The Merchant of Venice” 豫莎劇 – 《約/束》

Bangzi Family Night 親子活動: Fun for all ages – demonstration-lecture on the best of Chinese opera, video screenings of four essential opera roles that will appear in the performance, and brief opera lessons on body movement and martial arts!
Date/Time: Sunday, April 10, 2011 | 7pm
Location: Auditorium A, Angell Hall, U-M Central Campus (enter via glass doors at fishbowl, off diag), Ann Arbor

Bangzi Opera Workshop 豫劇工作坊: Members of Taiwanese Bangzi Company and academics of the genre will provide an insightful introduction to this type of traditional Chinese opera. Live performances will surely brighten the workday!
Date/Time: Monday, April 11, 2011 | 12noon
Location: Room 1636, School of Social Work Building, 1080 S. University (corner of South U. and East U.), Ann Arbor

All the Bangzi events are sponsored by the Center for Chinese Studies at the University of Michigan, with support from U-M Department of English and Comparative Literature's Year of Comparison. Special thanks to members of the Taiwanese American community of Ann Arbor and Greater Detroit for their dedicated assistance.

Posted by zzhu at April 7, 2011 10:17 PM