Sunday, July 1, 2007

Yu Wei Chinese Dance at Longwood Gardens

Saturday, July 07, 2007 - 7:30 PM
Free with admission to Longwood Gardens
Yu Wei performs magical dances based on Chinese culture and history. Her style of dancing is drawn from Chinese traditional, classical, folk, ballet and modern dance. Yu Wei’s inspiration comes from nature, her choreography is original and combined with Chinese music. Yu Wei’s dances leave an audience with an unforgettable feeling of beauty and grace.

Yu Wei is a solo dancer and choreographer originally from China. She was the principal dancer in the Wuhan Company, and then joined the China Century Song and Dance Ensemble. As a soloist, Wei was invited to dance at the National China and Japan celebration in Beijing. In 2000, she came to America where she now resides in Philadelphia.