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Why The Lion Danced

Yellow Earth present

Sunday 27 January, 1.30pm & 3.30pm
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

Theatre & Dance
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£6.50 all tickets

Running Time: approximately 50 minutes Suitable for: 5+ and their families Deep in the mountains of ancient China, every thirteenth moon the dreaded monster Nian pays a visit to the village. The villagers must protect themselves but who or what can save them? Come and help scare the Nian monster away, and join young Tom and his family as they prepare for New Year’s Eve, and discover the story behind the wonderful Lion Dance. Featuring live music, song and dance, this entertaining production by award-winning British East Asian Theatre Company Yellow Earth, is the perfect introduction to Lakeside’s 2013 Chinese New Year Celebrations.