"2011" from Poster

Chinese New Years Gala

Ribbit from Front of program Sunday February 13th, 2011- Today my friend, Mike Bruening and
 I enjoyed the Chinese New Year Gala at Burke High School. There
 were various Chinese Culture Activities, including Calligraphy, and
 Chinese Dinner before the New Year Celebration& Lion Dance.
My Dinner Kides in Rabat Costumes Humor Dance: Little Swans Chinese Fashion Exhibit:  Colors of China  Rabbit from Back of Program

Ticket Omaha Chinese Culture Association is one of Omaha's Chinese
   Societies that host the party - see front page of the Program
Program Title in Chinese

Arriving - The Year of the Rabbit The Rabbit Head from Program Front

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Chinese Symbol welcome guests
at Burke's South main Entrance
The Bulldog
Symbol above
Ticket were kept for
Door prizes drawing
Kevin Wang hands out bags
of ConAgra’s Food Sample

The Long Wait The Rabbit Head from Program Front
  It was long line in the school hall, for food, passing various vendors, the Year of the Rabbit Posters and Calligraphy table.

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Junlie Arant,
Will Yinden,
Li Li Dong
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The Long Line Calligraphy by Haihong Jiang Two of many Year of the Rabbit Posters
 Poster thumbnail are displayed out of order for better presentation.

Dinner Time The Rabbit Head from Program Front

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The Food Line is at end of hall – Chinese food served Cafeteria Style My Dinner
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Most eat in the Dinner Room & ... Steve  Adams & Adam Zhang Tian Zhang ..Few in the hallway

New Years Celebration - In the Auditorium The Rabbit Head from Program Front

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Event poster & sign of sponsors at auditorium entrance. The view from my seat

   The Start of the The Perfomance Progam

Group Dance

Happy Families
Dancing31 sec
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String Quartet
with Flute

Song of Spring
Listen15 sec
Listen8 sec
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Rabbit Costumes

The Awards IMG_0157 IMG_0159 IMG_0160 IMG_0162 IMG_0164
  Mayor Jim Shuttle Presenting the Awards

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Daizu Folk Dance

Deep in the
Bamboo Forest
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Dancing17 sec

Run Devil Run
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Dancing11 sec
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Song & Dance

A Glass of
Delightful Wine
Dancing16 sec
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Dancing11 sec

Door Prize
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Tickets stubs
were Drawn
for Prizes

Chinese Music

Er Hu &
Spring Shoots
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Listen11 sec
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Listen18 sec

Song of The
Merry Festival
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Dancing11 sec
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Humor Dance

Little Swans
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Dancing18 sec
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Fashion Exhibit
Color of China
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Sweep10 Sec

#12 - Duet
Chinese Children
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Dancing16 sec
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Door Prize
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Tickets stubs
were Drawn
for Prizes

Song & Dance

Come Home
Visit More Often
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Dancing9 sec
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Wushu Team

Martial Arts
Dancing17 sec

Door Prize
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Tickets stubs
were Drawn
for Prizes


#17 - Chorus
Love in the Heart
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Singing11 sec
#18- Duet: A Girl with Wings #19 - Solo: China Town  
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#20 - Dance Honey

I have taken 182 photos & 18 Short Videos before my camera battery died (116 displayed)
I was unable to photographed the next three acts.

   #21 Chinese Dance: Stepping Dance in spring
   #22 Lion Dance: Celebrates Year of the Rabbit
   #23 Closing Song: Family and Country

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2009 Photo 028 2009 Phoot 137 - TaiChi Fan Dance
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2011 has 690 Pics
the Ribbits

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Omaha 2011 Chinese New Years Gala

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