Join Us for a Spectacular Celebration of the Mid-Autumn Festival and Confucius Day!
Step into a world of tradition and wisdom as we celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival and Confucius Day at Powis Hall on September 29th, 2023!
Experience the Magic of the Mid-Autumn Festival!
The Mid-Autumn Festival, also known as the Moon Festival, is a cherished Chinese holiday symbolising unity and family reunion under the full moon. It's a time when friends and families come together to appreciate the beauty of the moon and share mooncakes—a delicious treat that carries deep cultural significance.
Honouring Confucius Day: Teacher's Day!
Confucius Day coincides with the Mid-Autumn Festival and pays tribute to the revered Chinese philosopher Confucius. As it is also Teacher's Day in China, we honour the wisdom and guidance of educators worldwide.
Exciting Program Highlights:
1:00 PM - 1:10 PM: Han-Tang Classical Dance Performance
Prepare to be enthralled by the grace and elegance of traditional Han-Tang classical dance. This captivating performance will transport you to ancient China, evoking the spirit of the Mid-Autumn Festival.
1:10 PM - 2:00 PM: Dance Workshop
Delve deeper into the art of dance! Join our interactive workshop to learn the intricate moves featured in the Han-Tang dance performance. No prior experience is necessary—just your enthusiasm!
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM: Workshops Galore!
Calligraphy: Discover the art of Chinese calligraphy and create your own masterpiece.
Paper Cutting: Craft intricate designs using traditional paper-cutting techniques.
Chinese Knots: Explore the ancient art of Chinese knot tying.
Tai Chi: Experience the serenity and health benefits of Tai Chi under the guidance of expert instructors.
Enjoy Coffee, Tea, and Cake Refreshments
As you immerse yourself in these enriching activities, we invite you to savour complimentary tea, coffee, and delectable cakes to enhance your experience.
All Are Welcome!
Whether you're a passionate admirer of Chinese culture or simply curious, this event is open to everyone. Bring along your friends and family for a day filled with enrichment and enjoyment.
Don't miss this unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the rich traditions of China. Mark your calendar for September 29th, 2023, from 1:00 to 3:00 PM at Powis Hall.
Join us for an unforgettable celebration of culture, wisdom, and unity! See you there!