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Chinese New Years Gala

Program Front’s Circle of Snakes Sunday March 3rd, 2013 -Today my friend, Mike Bruening and
 I enjoyed the Chinese New Year Gala at Westside High School.
 We visited the OSCA table and viewed the Chinese games
 before the New Year Celebration& Lion Dance.
Dragon Dance Cane Exercise Dance Spring time in Snow Mountains God, The Sky of Fate, Friends, I love China Event Post

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 Snake The Head and Body of Snake

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Chinese Symbol welcome guests at Westside's main Entrance ConAgra’s Food samples, just inside door Sweep to "Cafe"
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Steele Linda Wu Gang Entrance flower View from "Cafe" Event Sponsors
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Tables - Next to the Auditorium The Head and Body of Snake

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Wells Fargo Omaha Sister City Table - Yantai, China Candy Qu ... with Joshua Zhu & Jiahao Qi Union Pacific

Games -Next to "snack shop"  The Head and Body of Snake

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tablet Games
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Table & ..
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.... Floors Games ...
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... N. of Snack Shop

New Years Celebration - In the Auditorium The Head and Body of Snake

IMG_3835 IMG_3836 The view from
The back and
of back wall
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Both walls
from my seat


   The Start of the The Perfomance Progam

#1
Dragon Dance

Linh Quang
Lion & Dragon
Dance Troupe

 
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 Dance begins
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Dragon in Action
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#2 Dance

Wonderful
Beginning

 
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Dance begins
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  Lanterns Motion
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Emcee
Opening Wishes
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OCCA
Annual
Awards

Presenting
the Awards
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#5
Special Guest
Duet:

Five Elements
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 "Bells"
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"Bars"
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"Cone"
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"Drum"
#6
Duet:

You are the
Most Precious
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Listen
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#7
Dance:

 Butterfly Lovers
 
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 Butterflying
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 First
Door Prize
Drawing

Gift baskets 
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Ticket
the number on bottom of
the tickets were called out


#9
Taiji Sword:

Plum Flower
Qinging Club
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Children’s Dance;

Little Play in the
Wheat Harvesting
Fields

 
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Baskets motion
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#11
Double Blades:

Spirit of
Martial Arts

Soloist: Sarah Mu
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#12

Cane Exercise
Dance
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Cane in Motion
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Cane Spinning


Second
Door Prize
Drawing 
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Tickets stubs
were Drawn
for Prizes



#14
Gu Sheng Solo:

Spring in the
Snow Mountains

Soloist: Jirong Bal
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Listen
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#15
Children’s Dance:

Morning of
Miao Plateu

 
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#16
Old Meet New:

New Story of
White Shake


Bellevue University
CSSA
 
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Third
Door Prize
Drawing

Ipad Mini 
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Tickets stubs
were Drawn
for Prizes


#18
Chinese Martial Arts:

Monkey King
& Magic fan
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Omaha Chinese
Wu Shu School
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Stick to Fan
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#20
Yue Opera Solo:

Sudden Good
Fortune-Perfect
Marriage
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#21
Dance:

Dream of
red Chamber
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Fan in Motion
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#21
Medley:

God,
the Sky of Fate,
Friends, I love China
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 Singing
 
Lead Singers:
Dilan Luo, Chunto Fu

Violinist: Roger Luo

Bellevue University CSSA
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of China is
filledwith hearts
     


The
Performance
Program
Closing
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evening performer
were on stage at once

Afterward - I took photos of various group of Performer on stage The Head and Body of Snake

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The Picasa Logo
 
Additional
  Chinese New Years Photos
    by the Omaha Chinese Culture Association
      From OmahaChinese Picasa Web Albums
 2009 has 199 Pics
2009 Photo 028 2009 Phoot 137 - TaiChi Fan Dance
 2010 has 518 Pics
2010 Photo 367 2010 Photo 478
2011 has 690 Pics
the Ribbits
2012 has 386
the Drangon Children Travel far Away
    And
   by Grant Wu from his Picasa Web Albums
  
2013 has 242 Pics
IMG_6157a - Five Elements IMG_6375a - Cane Exercise Dance
     


Previous Chinese New Years

2009 @ Christ Community Church   2010 @ Millard North High School   2011 @ Burke High School   2012 @ Burke High School
Chinese Culture Activities Authentic Chinese Dinner New Year Celebration Choir "Same Song"

 
Calligraphy Not so "Authentic Chinese Dinner" New Years Celebration - Love in the Heart Dargon Dance
 
Chinese Symbol at the Burke's South main Entrance Kides in Rabat Costumes Humor Dance: Little Swans Chinese Fashion Exhibit:  Colors of China   Chinese Symbol welcome Guests Dragon Dance Red Lanterns  Dance Spring On Xiang River


Omaha 2013 Chinese New Years Gala

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