Chines Arts AllianceWhat happens when East meets West in the world of dance? Join an exciting opportunity to experience Chinese Traditional Dance presented by TPAC. Panelists will discuss how the arts reflect world cultures, specifically highlighting Chinese and Western dance traditions and their influences on each other. Jen-Jen Lin and additional dancers with the Chinese Arts Alliance of Nashville will perform excerpts illustrating the mutual inspirations.

Founded in 2002, the mission of Chinese Arts Alliance of Nashville is to promote awareness, understanding, appreciation, and enjoyment of the Chinese arts by presenting visual arts, crafts, performing arts, and culture to the public. CAAN activities include seminars, art exhibitions, classroom teaching, educational workshops, and public programs for children and adults.

TPAC Education joins Vanderbilt University for this lunchtime series that includes enlightening panel discussions, performance excerpts, and a free lunch! A free box lunch will be provided for the first 300 people to RSVP. Reservations are accepted 3 weeks prior to event date. RSVP to tpac@vanderbilt.edu or 615-322-8585.

Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.