Saturday 9 February 2019, 11 – 16.30

Chinese new year

Join us to celebrate the Chinese New Year with Lion traditional dancing, martial arts performances, calligraphy and craft stalls and a Chinese children’s art exhibition.

This year we work with  Mothers Bridge of Love Charity and the Chinese Association of Tower Hamlets in partnership with LBTH APE to bring back this exciting, colourful day back.

Free, drop in

In partnership with LBTH Arts and Events


Programme

12:00-12:25 – Fan Dance with demonstration for children to join
12:30-12:55 – Chinese Folk Dance (3-4 dancers)
13:00-13:20 – Lion Dance
13:20-13:35 – Feeding wishes to Lion (photos)
13:40-13:55 – Guzheng (musical performance)
14:00- 14:20 – Lion Dance
14:20-14:40 – Feeding wishes to Lion (photos)
14:45-15:00 -Sword Dance
15:15-15:45 – Tai Chi Demonstration

Throughout the day:

ARTSMARTS
Write your wish to feed to the Lion on red paper
Chinese mask making, Calligraphy stall

GALLERIES
LOOK SEE Costumes / dressing up
Abacus Demonstration

FRONT ROOM
MBL information and craft stall
CATH Crafts stall