Kids love to move… why not inspire them by taking them to see a family-friendly dance performance? If you’ve got kids who are into dance as a hobby, they’ll love it even more! Here’s what’s coming up in family-appropriate dance performances in Calgary (please note that some may not be appropriate for young children):
Chinese New Year Lion Dance
Calgary Chinese Cultural Centre is holding a two-week long Chinese Lunar New Year Festival, beginning on Saturday, February 10, 2018, with the kick-off celebration featuring lion dances, martial art demonstration and various cultural performances to launch the traditional colourful New Year Festival Market and cultural exhibitions.
The Lunar New Year is the most important Chinese festival of the year, celebrated for thousands of years. This year’s Lunar New Year Festival will feature the most colourful festival market event Calgary has ever seen. We would like to welcome and invite everyone to join us to celebrate and welcome the new Wuxu year.
When: Saturday, February 10, 2018
Time: 10 am
Where: Calgary Chinese Cultural Centre
Address: 197 1st Street SW, Calgary, AB
Facebook: Event Page
All the characters you know and love in Cinderella come to life in this Alberta Ballet world premiere presentation of Cinderella, inspired by the 1697 Charles Perrault version of the story. The beautiful, optimistic heroine shines amid the memorable characters. A magical Fairy Godmother, a handsome Prince, and the hilarious, plotting Stepsisters create the unforgettable tale. (And don’t forget the perfect pair of shoes!) With vibrant sets and colourful costumes, you can enter the enchanting fairy tale world of Cinderella for an evening of magic and dreams coming true.