Manchester Art Gallery

Chinese New Year 2016

It’s the Year of the Monkey - join us for a day of celebration in the heart of Manchester’s China Town

Manchester Art Gallery
Sunday 7 February 2016, 12pm–4pm

Free

Kung hei fat choi!

Programme

• 12pm Event starts with our compere Geli Berg

• 12-3.30pm Chop Chop, Stick Sticks! Creative workshop in Studios 1 and 2 with Olivia Pattison. For ages 4-11 with parents and carers.

• 12.15pm Traditional Chinese Musicians – Henry Fung (erhus) & Ling Ling (Zither) in the Clore Art Studio

12.45 Interval

• 1pm Dragon Dance on Princess St

• 1.30pm Children’s Storytelling with Fenfen Huang in the Clore Art Studio

2pm Interval

• 2.20pm Chinese Dance Performance with Fenfen Huang in the Clore Art Studio

• 2.40pm Interval

• 3pm Traditional Chinese Musicians – Henry Fung (erhus) & Ling Ling (Zither) in the Clore Art Studio

3.30pm Interval

• 3.45pm Lion Dancers arrive and perform in the Atrium

4pm Event ends

*please note that times are approximates

For more information please contact us
Tel: 0161 235 8888