Lancaster Chinese New Year Festival have expanded its programme thanks to Arts Council England.
2016 will see new events celebrating different forms of art and performance as part of it’s newly expanded festival programme…
Artist Pui Lee will be setting up studio at Lancaster City Museum as artists in residence in the run-up to Lancaster Chinese New Year over 4 days. She will be exploring the Chinese folktale of ‘Flower Dragon’ through papercraft and willow lantern making.
You will also get the opportunity to take part and learn new skills by creating your own piece and join the carnival on Sunday.
Diao Chan: The Rise of the Courtesan
Produced by Red Dragonfly featuring a cast of BEA actors, this adaptation of classical Chinese literature for the stage by Ross Ericson is an epic story of lust, jealousy and revenge.