Chinese New Year celebration in Lisinski

In Event by Art Hill

Happy Chinese New Year 2017 – The Year of the Fire Rooster

It was a great honor and pleasure to be a part of the team that organized the celebration of the Chinese New Year – the Year of the Fire Rooster on January 23, 2017 in the Main Hall of Vatroslav Lisinski Concert Hall.

The concert featured singing and dance ensemble Ningbo Theatre Company, Dalian Acrobatic Troupe from China, Ana Rucner and folklore ensemble Ivan Goran Kovačić.

This celebration was attended by Chinese Ambassador in Croatia Deng Ying and many important people from politics and Croatian public life – the President of Croatia Kolinda Grabar Kitarović, Speaker of the Croatian Parliament Božo Petrov, Vice Presidents Željko Reiner and Milanka Opačić, President of the Supreme Court Branko Hrvatin, former Presidents of Croatia Ivo Josipović and Stjepan Mesić, the Mayor of the city of Zagreb Milan Bandić, etc.

This celebration was just an introduction to our new project with China. This project will be held on August 11, 2017 in Arena Pula. More information soon.