02-25 APRIL Chinese lives in Birmingham exhibition

Lions have been dancing in celebration of the ‘British Chinese Heritage Project | Chinese Lives in Birmingham’ Spotlight Exhibition at the Library of Birmingham. The free display will be on show for three weeks during the Easter period (2 -25 April 2015). A first for the Library of Birmingham, Chinese Lion dancers paraded up and down three More...

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By Editorial On Sunday, April 12th, 2015
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07 – 22 MAY: Chinese Visual Festival

Chinese Visual Festival The Chinese Visual Festival returns for its 5th year in London, showcasing documentary, fiction and experimental video art from Mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore and beyond. The More...

By Editorial On Tuesday, February 11th, 2014
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FEB – MAY Free Korean Culture Classes in painting and music

The Korean Cultural Centre is holding free painting and music classes to anyone interested in learning more about Korean art and music. Applications are now being accepted onto the 10 week painting course, Minhwa: More...

By Editorial On Thursday, January 16th, 2014
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Korean pop dance classes now open in London – free taster class

Korean pop dance classes now open in London If you loved PSY’s Gangnam Style and have always harboured a secret desire to learn some cool Korean pop moves and show off on the dance floor then look no further More...

By Editorial On Tuesday, January 14th, 2014
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02 FEB London Chinatown to celebrate Chinese New Year in style

London Chinatown gets ready to celebrate the Chinese New Year in style with an array of festivities in the British capital. 2014 is the Chinese New Year of the Horse and the celebrations will take place on Sunday More...

By Editorial On Thursday, January 9th, 2014
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01 & 08 FEB There are Two Perfectly Good Me’s: One dead, the other unborn

British Chinese actress pens theatre drama on trans-racial adoption What’s it like to be taken from your parents and from your home county and adopted into a strange new family?  Imagine a young baby Chinese More...

By Editorial On Wednesday, January 8th, 2014
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01 FEB Discover the roots of original London Chinatown *Family-friendly event*

The roots of London Chinatown come to theatrical life Have you ever wondered how London’s Chinatown originally came about? What kind of Chinese people came to London and why? What was their life like? London’s More...

By Editorial On Thursday, January 2nd, 2014
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01 FEB Chinese New Year music and dance show in Liverpool

China Pearl present Chinese cultural show To celebrate the Year of the Horse the China Pearl dance group will be presenting a Chinese cultural programme of music and dance in Liverpool. The show will take place More...

By Editorial On Wednesday, January 1st, 2014
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11-12 JAN Silk Road – Chinese dance spectacular arrives in London

Chinese dance spectacular SILK ROAD comes to London Chinese dance spectacular SILK ROAD comes to London for the first time and will be showing for two days only at the Peacock theatre on 11 and 12 January. Inspired More...

By Editorial On Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013
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26 OCT – 17 NOV Hokusai Exposed & a recreation of 18th Century Tokyo

Taking place at the Truman Brewery, London through October and November, Hokusai Exposed presents some of the most iconic works of the great Japanese Master, Katsushika Hokusai, “re-created” using state-of the-art More...

By Editorial On Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013
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01-19 OCT Fu Manchu Complex premieres at Ovalhouse theatre, London

New comic and surreal play The Fu Manchu Complex premieres at Ovalhouse theatre , London in October from 1 – 19 October 2013. Directed by Justin Audibert (Artistic Associate of HighTide and Associate of Told More...

By Editorial On Thursday, August 1st, 2013
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23-26 AUGUST Chinese Music School

The London Youlan Qin Society’s (LYQS) will be holding it’s 11th Chinese Music School this summer on 23-26 August at the Royal School of Music in South Kensington, London.  On offer will be tuition and More...

By Editorial On Saturday, July 6th, 2013
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26-28 JULY Hyper Japan Japanese Festival returns to London

Yup – it’s back – Hyper Japan, the biggest Japanese Culture and Fun Fest to hit London. Taking place on 26-28 July at Earls Court, London, get ready to immerse yourself in Japanese pop culture. Fill More...

By Editorial On Thursday, June 20th, 2013
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30 JUNE London Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival

The London Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival will be taking place on Sunday June 30th at the Regatta Centre.  Now in its 18th year, the dragon boat festival is the largest of its kind in Europe and is a free event More...

By Editorial On Thursday, June 13th, 2013
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22-23 JUNE Vietnam Festival sets up in London’s Southbank

The Vietnam Open Festival takes place on 22-23 June at Southbank in London. Entrance is free to all visitors. The festival will mark 40 years of diplomatic relationship and friendship between the UK and Vietnam. The More...

By Editorial On Sunday, May 26th, 2013
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21 MAY-16 JUNE Yellow Face – it’s art imitating real life in new play by David Hwang

Back in 1990 Welsh actor Jonathan Pryce was ‘yellow faced up’ to look Asian in the male lead role in Miss Saigon. An uproar ensued as a result with Equity stating “The casting of a Caucasian actor More...

By Editorial On Sunday, May 5th, 2013
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05 MAY – 10 JULY: Japanese Garden exhibition at Chiddingstone Castle

“Visions of Paradise: the Japanese Garden in the UK”  Sunday, 5th May to Wednesday, 10th July – open days only A great opportunity to enjoy an excellent exhibition loaned by the Japanese Garden More...

By Editorial On Wednesday, May 1st, 2013
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08 MAY – 12 JUNE Chinese Visual Festival

Chinese Visual Festival presents an arts,music and film festival from May 8th – June 12th at King’s College London. Highlights include 4 prominent directors in attendance from China, Hong Kong and Taiwan Art More...

By Editorial On Thursday, April 25th, 2013
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10 MAY – Tracing the Memories of London Chinatown

Launch of London Chinatown Oral History Project Event Launching on 10th May at St. Martin-in-the-field, the London Chinatown Oral History Project will be sharing insightful, personal and diverse material collected More...

By Editorial On Sunday, April 14th, 2013
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27 APRIL Chinese poster exhibition: Archiving China in Britain

A one day conference hosted by the Arts & Humanities Research Council and University of Westminster Contemporary China Centre, keeper of the Chinese poster collection – an archive of over 800 posters More...