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Beijing: In step with Ukraine

Updated: 2012-11-30 11:22
By Chen Nan ( China Daily)

As Kiev celebrates 20 years of diplomatic relations with China, the Virsky Ukrainian State Folk Dance Ensemble will present a dance performance featuring the Ukrainian tradition in Beijing. Established in 1937 by famed dance artist Pavel Virsky, the ensemble collects, researches and preserves Ukrainian traditions and customs, as well as creating works featuring the past and current lives of Ukrainian people. In 1959, the ensemble was awarded the Diploma of the World Peace Council.

7:30 pm, Dec 14, 15. Poly Theater, Poly Plaza, 14 Dongzhimen Nandajie, Dongcheng district, Beijing. 010-6551-3348.

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