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Colorful Costumes and Chinese Martial Arts on Display at Vol State

Submitted on April 05, 2013 at 8:42 AM

The Lion Dance, Pictographic Boxing and the Warriors Triumphal Dance are just some of the demonstrations merging the martial art of Kung Fu with colorful costumes and dance during a performance by the Capital University of Physical Education and Sports. The Chinese group brings the show to Volunteer State Community College for a special show sponsored by the Confucius Institute at Middle Tennessee State University and the Chinese Language Council International. The Vol State show will be held in the Wemyss Auditorium in Caudill Hall on the campus at 1480 Nashville Pike in Gallatin. It will be Tuesday, April 23 at 7 p.m. The show is free and open to the public, but advance tickets are required. Orders can be placed by emailing:

ann-marie.ruttenbur@volstate.edu.

The performance is part of the International Education program at the College, bringing global culture and perspective to Vol State students, faculty, staff and the community.

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