China Arts and Entertainment Group Ltd. (CAEG) returns to the David H. Koch Theater with two ballet productions Carmina Burana and Goddess of the Luo River performed by the Guangzhou Ballet. Winner of 42 international awards and 159 national awards, Guangzhou Ballet is one of the most outstanding artistic performance organizations in China. Currently, Guangzhou Ballet has a wide repertoire of 18 large-scale dance operas and more than 70 small and medium-sized programs. It has toured in more than 20 countries and regions, such as Russia, the United Kingdom, Canada, France, Australia, and Germany among others.
Carmina Burana features choreography by American/Chinese choreographer Jiang Qi, who was inspired by Carl Orff’s 1936 composition.
Goddess of the Luo River
Goddess of the Luo River was choreographed by the Canadian artist Peter Quanz to music by Du Mingxin.
Images courtesy of China Arts and Entertainment Group.