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Chinese Cultural Extravaganza (POSTPONED as GOVERNMENT ADVICE)

October 4, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Free

14:00-14:15, 14:30-14:45 Introduction to Cantonese Opera
Cantonese opera (粵劇) is one of the major categories in Chinese opera, originating in southern China’s Guangdong Province. It is popular in Guangdong, Guangxi, Hong Kong, Macau and among Chinese communities in Southeast Asia.

14:00-15:00 Introduction to Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)
Traditional Chinese medicine has evolved over thousands of years. TCM practitioners use various mind and body practices (such as acupuncture and tai chi) as well as herbal products to address health problems.

14:15-14:30, 15:15-15:30 Chinese Martial Arts Demonstration
Chinese martial arts, often named under the umbrella terms “kung fu” or “kuoshu” are several hundred fighting styles that have developed over the centuries in China.

14:00-16:00 Chinese Arts & Crafts Charity Sales
Please come if you like to own a piece of Chinese culture.

14:00-16:00 Calligraphy
Calligraphy is a visual art related to writing. It is the design and execution of lettering with a broad-tipped instrument, brush, or other writing instrument. A contemporary calligraphic practice can be defined as “the art of giving form to signs in an expressive, harmonious, and skilful manner”.

Details

Date:
October 4, 2020
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Wheelchair access
Yes
Volunteers welcome
Yes
Public liability
Yes
Booking required
Yes
Free event
Yes
Spaces
40
Booking contact person
Beverley Lin
Booking contact email
info@ccc.org.uk
Booking contact phone
02074393822
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Venue

Chinese Community Centre
2 Leicester Court
London, WC2H 7DW United Kingdom
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