The University of Iowa

Chinese performing arts troupe to present free concert Feb. 25

February 16th, 2012

The East China Normal University Performing Arts Troupe will present a free concert Saturday, Feb. 25, at 3 p.m. in First United Methodist Church of Iowa City, 214 East Jefferson St. This event is open to the public.

This 27-member performing arts troupe from Shanghai, China, features folk dancing of Dai Minority and Uygher Minority, Tang and Han dynasty dance, Dunhuang dance, Sichuan opera, singing, and various instruments including the lute, erhu , flute, and piano.

This event is sponsored by the UI Confucius Institute in International Programs, East China Normal University, and Hanban.

For more information, contact Erin Mullins at or 319-335-3857.