Little Pear Garden Dance CompanyKate Pharoah2021-10-29T14:57:01-04:00
Little Pear Garden Dance Theatre
Tales of Goddesses and a Painter
In this story exploring the creation of cave paintings along the Silk Road, audience members follow the Chinese Empire’s best painter as he travels and is inspired by the many cultures along the way. This visually stunning performance introduces the history of the Silk Road through classic Chinese storytelling and dance, and includes audience participation to learn some basic movements from a number of ethnic dance styles.
Founded in 1994 and based in Toronto, Little Pear Garden Dance Company (LPGDC) is Canada’s foremost company of traditional and contemporary Chinese dance. LPGDC is committed to developing and promoting Chinese dance in Canada through the production and presentation of performances, lectures, workshops, demonstrations and exhibitions at local and national levels.