The Official School of the
Atlanta Chinese Dance Company
Class for age 6 - 8: Saturday 1:30pm - 2:30pm Class for age 8 - 12: Friday 6:15pm - 7:15pm Class for age 8 - 12: Saturday 2:30 - 3:30pm Class for age 12 - 17: Friday 8:15pm - 9:15pm Class for advanced young adults: Saturday 4:00pm - 5:30pm Class for beginner/intermediate adults: Friday 7:15 - 8:15pm
Class for age 4 - 9: Sunday 12:00pm - 1:00pm Class for age 8 - 11: Sunday 1:00pm - 2:00pm Class for age 11 - 15: Sunday 2:00pm - 3:00pm Class for age 14 - 17: Sunday 4:00pm - 5:00pm Class for beginner/intermediate adults: Sunday 3:00pm - 4:00pm
- Chinese folk, classical, and contemporary dance technique
- Use of traditional Chinese folk and classical dance props: fan, ribbon, scarf, sleeve, handkerchief, hat, chopsticks, umbrella, drum, sword, spear, etc.
- Chinese folk dances of different ethnic groups: Han (majority), Dai, Manchu, Tibetan, Mongolian, Uyghur, Chaoxianzu, Miao, Wa, Yi, Yao, Zhuang, Mulao, Bouyei, Li, Nashi, Amis, etc.
Since 1991, Atlanta Chinese Dance Company has been presenting original full-evening productions in theaters such as Gas South Theater (formerly Infinite Energy Theater in Gwinnett County), Robert Ferst Center for the Arts, and Rialto Center for the Performing Arts. Committed students have the opportunity to perform alongside professional guest artists from renowned companies such as Atlanta Ballet, Dance China NY, and Qi Shu Fang Peking Opera Company in these productions.
The company also appears in several community outreach performances throughout the metro Atlanta area, such as arts festivals, international days, Chinese New Year festivities, and school performances. Most notably, ACDC appeared in the Opening and Closing ceremonies of the 1996 Centennial Olympic Games and the "Chinese variation" of John McFall's The Nutcracker with Atlanta Ballet at the Fabulous Fox Theater for over ten years.
For more information, please contact:
Hwee-Eng Y. Lee (葉慧瑩) and Kerry Lee (李凯妮)
5595 Covena Court
Norcross, GA 30092-2073
Created by the Atlanta Chinese Dance