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Chinese Warriors of Peking Pre-Show Festivities

Part of a month-long Chinese Martial Arts celebration!

Date: Time: 11:30 am–3:45 pm
Lied Center for Performing Arts Room: Lied Commons and UNL Sculpture Garden (North of Lied Center)
Additional Info: LIED
Contact: Lied Center for Performing Arts, (402) 472-4747
Demonstrations and workshops of Chinese Martial Arts and Lion Dance for all ages. Visit the various stations set up for audience hands-on participation. There will be opportunities to learn about and try out a variety of different Chinese Martial Arts basic moves. Instructors and students from Lincoln Taijiquan (LT), Jing Mo Tong Athletic Association (JMT), and Nebraska Chen Style Tai Chi Chuan Development Center (NCT) will lead audience participants in short exercises involving bare hands, as well as with replica weapons, such as Jian (straight sword), Dao (broad sword), and Jaam Seung Dao (double blades). Audience can also take this opportunity to pose for photos with the performers and/or with replica weapons.

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