Celebrate Chinese New Year at Greenwich Library

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Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Grace Chang show at Greenwich Library 2-1-09.JPGCelebrate the year of the ox at Greenwich Library's annual Chinese New Year celebration on Sunday, February 1 at 3:00 p.m. Illusionist Grace Chang leads a cast of entertainers who will perform magic, acrobatics, martial arts and Chinese opera in "Jin Jin's Magical Journey."

 

The free performance starts at 3:00 p.m. in the Cole Auditorium. Doors open at 2:30 p.m. Advance tickets are not required. For more information, please call Yang Wang at 203-622-7924.

From the moment he hatches from his golden, thousand-year-old egg, Jin Jin has a problem. He doesn't know what kind of creature he is and none of the animals he meets seem to know either. As he embarks on a journey to discover who he is, Jin Jin meets many friendly animals and learns to read.

Grace Chang photo1.jpgGrace Chang was born to a family of famous entertainers in Beijing, China. At a young age, she learned the art of magic and illusion from her grandfather, often in the courtyards of the Forbidden City. Chang is a multi-talented entertainer and has appeared on stage and screen in both China and the United States, including an appearance in The Joy Luck Club.

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