U of I Confucius Institute Welcomes Beijing Opera
October 09, 2018
MOSCOW, Idaho — Oct. 9, 2018 — Beijing Opera performers from the Binghamton University Confucius Institute will take the stage at 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, in the University of Idaho Administration Building Auditorium at Moscow.
The Confucius Institute at Binghamton University in upstate New York puts a specific focus on the Beijing Opera,a form of Chinese opera that combines music, vocal performance, mime, dance and acrobatics. The Moscow performance, organized by U of I’s Confucius Institute, aims to take attendees through the world of Chinese opera in one evening and will include both solo and group performances.
Saturday’s performance is free and open to the public. Seating is limited and the event is appropriate for all ages. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. in advance of the 6 p.m. performance. More information on the event, or the U of I Confucius Institute, is available on the group’s or by calling 111-111-7110.
The mission of the Confucius Institute at U of I is to further the understanding of Chinese language and culture, to encourage faculty and student exchange, and to foster economic development between the United States and China.
University of Idaho Confucius Institute
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