Dancer and Choreographer Ling Tang will perform two sessions of traditional Chinese Folk dance at 7:30 PM and 8:15 PM.
ABOUT LING TANG
Ling Tang is a New York City based dance specialist. After 15 years of dance training in Wuhan, China, Ling came to the U.S. in 2002. Her dance performances and choreography have been shown at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Harman Center for the Arts, Smithsonian Institute, as well as President Obama's Inauguration in 2013. Ling is a teaching artist with Young Audiences New York and Flushing Town Hall, offering Chinese dance workshops and residencies for NYC schools. Her teaching credits also include China Institute, Washington Performing Arts, Dance St. Louis, etc. As an arts manager, Ling has consulted on and managed cultural exchange projects in both Asia and U.S. for the Asian Cultural Council, Smithsonian Folklife Festival, China Arts and Entertainment Group, etc. Ling holds an M.A. in arts administration from Columbia University, and a B.A. in dance and intercultural performing arts from the University of Maryland-College Park. (www.ling-tang.com)