Date(s) - 11/07/2015
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts at Pace University 3 Spruce Street, New York, NY, 10038
紐約梨園社第九屆文化交流節將於11月初登場，我們為大家準備了一系列豐富的活動。11月7日（週六）下午2點，紐約梨園社將於佩斯大學米高施美爾藝術中心上演梅派經典《鳳還巢》，邀請到國家一級演員、梅葆玖入室弟子肖迪主演程雪娥。演出大堂，將集中展現紐約梨園社青年團書法班成員的書法作品。請欲觀看演出的朋友，撥打電話(212) 227-2920獲得票務信息。同時，文化節還包括兩場精彩且有知識含量的講座：11月3日（週二）下午5點至7點，張景濤將於法拉盛圖書館三樓會議室為大家開講《如何欣賞”鳳還巢”》。張景濤是國家一級演員，專工京劇文武小生，是著名京劇表演藝術家葉少蘭先生的高足。講座免費向公眾開放，且配有英文翻譯，將生動有趣地為大家介紹《鳳還巢》以及關於肖迪的故事。11月6日（週五）下午6點至7點半，我們榮幸邀請到肖迪與紐約梨園社青年團團長馬玢為大家帶來另一場講座《從”鳳還巢”看京劇科普與身段演示》。這是一次近距離觀摩肖迪做《鳳還巢》身段展示的好機會，講座也將免費對外開放且配有英文翻譯。週五講座地點：Bianco Room, Pace University (3 Spruce Street, New York NY 10038)。
NYCOS Ninth Annual Cultural Exchange Festival
New York Chinese Opera Society will host its Ninth Annual Cultural Exchange Festival at the beginning of November, through which we will showcase a series of wonderful events. On Saturday, November 7th at 2pm, NYCOS will present a classic play of Mei School Phoenix Returns to Its Nest at the Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts at Pace University. We have invited Ms. XIAO DI, a National First-Rank Performer of China and also the disciple of MEI BAOJIU to play in a leading role. The Calligraphy Class members will present their calligraphy works at the lobby of the Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts at Pace University. Please call (212) 227-2920 for more ticketing information. In addition, we have two interesting and informative lectures. On Tuesday, November 3rd from 5pm to 7pm, ZHANG JINGTAO will give a lecture to the public on the appreciation of Phoenix Returns to Its Nest at the Third Floor Conference Room of Flushing Library. ZHANG JINGTAO is a First-Rank Performer of China and specializes in the role of young gentlemen. He is also the disciple of YE SHAOLAN, a well-renowned Peking Opera artist. The lecture is open to the public and equipped with English translation. On Friday, November 6th from 6pm to 7:30pm, we are honored to have XIAO DI and MA BIN, Youth Troupe Director of NYCOS to give another lecture on the appreciation of Peking Opera Knowledge and Body Movement Through Phoenix Returns To Its Nest. This would be a good opportunity to learn Peking Opera body movement skills. The lecture is free to the public and equipped with English translation. Friday lecture location: Bianco Room, Pace University (3 Spruce Street, New York NY 10038)
NYCOS cooperates with Confucius Institute at Pace University at the Fifth Annual NYCOS Essay Award. The Essay Award competition is open to the students at Pace University. Students write essays on Chinese culture and submit the articles. Ultimately, three people are chosen to receive the first, second and third prizes. The award ceremony would be held before the performance commences on Saturday. We will also award the awards of cultural exchange and outstanding performance to XIAO DI.
This is the Ninth year that NYCOS hosts the Cultural Exchange Festival, which aims at producing and presenting the highest quality Peking Opera works to the American audiences. Through the festival, we aim to open doors for the essence of Chinese traditional culture to go to the mainstream society. Our festival has been covered in several major Chinese media companies, such as The China Press and Singtao Daily . Also, Xizhi, a high-quality and professional Wechat Channel just published an interesting article about the 5-Know and 1-Surprise of Phoenix Returns to Its Nest. Please enjoy.