Press Release - Office of College Advancement
Wednesday, March 26, 2008
Office of College Advancement
For Immediate Release:
|Event:||Direct from China! Zhejiang Arts Academy|
|Date & Time:||
|Where:||Smith Center at Ohlone College, 43600 Mission Blvd. Fremont, CA 94536|
Smith Center Box Office, 510.659.6031
or website: www.smithcenterpresents.com
Zhejiang Arts Academy at Ohlone College in their only U.S. performance
Fremont, CA—China’s premier art school travels across the world to perform in Ohlone College’s Smith Center. Presenting a rich cultural experience, the Zhejiang Arts Academy performs traditional Chinese Dance, Music, and Classical Shaoxing Opera. The Academy’s award-winning performers provide a night full of ethnic tradition and artistic excitement.
The Zhejiang Art Academy is the only professional and comprehensive art college in Zhejiang Province and has established its reputation as one of the nation’s finest art facilities. Currently, the Academy is home to over 2000 students 1000 of which have won awards above the provincial level.
At the Seventh China Arts Festival in 2004, the Zhejiang Art Academy’s performance of the original Chinese musical, Girl No. 5, won the highest award, the Eleventh Wenhua Award.
Today, the Zhejiang Arts Academy continues to be among the world’s elite art schools and sends various artistic delegations to numerous foreign countries each year.
For more information on Zhejiang Arts Academy visit: www.chinaculture.org/gb/en_artists/2004-11/24/content_63488.htm.