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Performance: Lunar New Year with San Francisco High School of the Arts

Chinese New Year Extravaganza - 2024年慶祝中國新年表演盛會
Saturday, 2/24/2024
1:00 - 4:00
Koret Auditorium
Koret Lobby
Latino/Hispanic Meeting Room A
Latino/Hispanic Meeting Room B
Main Library

100 Larkin Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
United States

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An unforgettable afternoon awaits as the exceptionally talented students of San Francisco High School of the Arts (HSArts) take center stage to usher in the Chinese New Year with a dazzling showcase of their immense talent and creativity.

Live Performances: Prepare to be enchanted by melodious tunes and rhythmic beats as students present a spectacular array of traditional and contemporary Chinese music. From classical instruments to vibrant modern compositions, the stage will come alive with the spirit of celebration.

Dazzling Dance and Theater: Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Chinese culture through captivating dance and theater performances. These artistic displays will transport you to the heart of traditional celebrations, bringing to life the beauty and grace of Chinese artistry.

Art Exhibitions and Activities: Step into the world of Chinese art with captivating exhibitions and interactive activities. Learn the ancient techniques of calligraphy, try your hand at Chinese brush painting, and witness the fusion of traditional and modern art forms.

Chinese Riddles and Games: Challenge your wit with entertaining Chinese riddles and engage in fun-filled games that will add an extra layer of excitement to the festivities. Prizes await those who embrace the spirit of competition!

Art Lessons and Workshops: Unleash your creativity with hands-on art lessons led by HSArts' talented instructors. From intricate paper cutting to crafting traditional New Year decorations, discover the joy of creating art that reflects the essence of this auspicious occasion.

Prizes and Surprises: Participate in our celebration and stand a chance to win exciting prizes! Whether you excel in games, answer riddles, or showcase your artistic prowess, there's something special in store for every participant.

This cultural extravaganza promises to be a feast for the senses and a celebration of the vibrant traditions of the Chinese New Year!

Let's welcome the Year of the Dragon together with laughter, music, and artistic brilliance!


舊金山藝術高中(私立學校, HSArts)學生將走上舞台,以令人矚目的才華和創意迎接中國新年。









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