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China's senior dancers and their 'red songs' would do Mao proud

China's senior dancers and their 'red songs' would do Mao proud | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
The Raffles City mall is the kind of temple to globalized capitalist consumerism that might drive Mao Tse-tung to apoplexy if he were still alive. Inside, Chinese shoppers toss down credit cards at Sephora and chomp on Kentucky Fried Chicken. Outside, a Jumbotron beams highlights of the World Cup.
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Rare Color Photos of 1960s Chinese Operas

Rare Color Photos of 1960s Chinese Operas | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
Photographer Zhang Yaxin was one of the only people in China with access to color film during the Chinese Cultural Revolution (1966-76).
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My Day: Ballet director Li Cunxin

My Day: Ballet director Li Cunxin | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it

Li Cunxin is the artistic director of the Queensland Ballet in Australia. He trained as a ballet dancer in China before the country opened up to the outside world and defected to the United States after getting the opportunity for a summer scholarship in Texas.

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