FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Saturday, April 24, 2010
Come celebrate the colors, sights, and sounds of Asia. Connect with China, India, and Japan through costumes, music, dance, and storytelling from these far-away lands! Create artwork inspired by ancient traditions and learn amazing techniques from local artists.
11:00 a.m., Spilling Ink performing Katha: Tales from India
1:00 p.m., Hua Sha Chinese Dance Center performing Traditional Chinese Dances
3:00 p.m., Grand Finale: Taikoza, performing Japanese Drumming
10:00–4 p.m., Art Activities: Indian & Tibetan inspired Sand Paintings, Chinese inspired Scrolls & Brush Painting
Special guests throughout the day:
Shizumi, providing hands-on demonstrations of Japanese origami and costume
Stephen Parlato, providing demonstrations from his book, Dragons Love
WHERE: The Walters Art Museum
WHEN: Saturday, April 24, 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
MEDIA CONTACT: Amy Mannarino, 410-547-9000, ext. 277, firstname.lastname@example.org