Updated: 2011-07-15 11:04
(China Daily European Weekly)
CULTURE \>\> IN EUROPE
New Style Ballet - European Prince
and Chinese Swan, London
The Guangdong Acrobatic Troupe of China has a new take on the classic ballet story, where a European prince falls in love with a Chinese swan. Their adventure is played out with the help of pole balancing, jumping through fire hoops, rope walking, ball walking and jujitsu.
Date: Aug 9-14
Venue: London Coliseum, St Martin's Lane, London, WC2N 4ES
China New Design exhibition,
Milan and Turin
The show, which is part of the 2011 Year of China in Italy, displays 134 works by 29 of China's most dynamic new generation designers.
Date: Till September 11
Venue: Milan Triennale Design Museum, and the Turin Palace Museum (Palazzo Chiablese)
On Top of Two Empires, Rome
First landscape painting exhibition tour of
Xu Longsen in Europe traveling through Italy,
England and France. His art works are famous because of their huge sizes and fine ink and pen techniques.
Date: Till July 24
Venue: Museum of Roman Civilization
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Tradition overrides public safety as fireworks make an explosive comeback
Foreign readers are invited to share your China stories.
China is building a 158-km high-speed railway in Turkey.
Christine Lagarde has proposed the appointment of Zhu Min to the post of Deputy Managing Director.