Oregon Arts Watch: “Beijing Dance Theater thinks big”
Arts Watch writer Nim Wunnan previews Beijing Dance Theater, as the renowned company from China prepares to make their west coast debut on Wednesday, February 20.
“The most important point is that I think artists should be honest with their works,” says Artistic Director Wang Yuanyuan. “Only true emotions can lead to sincere works. Works represent the quality of your heart, and more or less represent the living environment you are affected by.” It’s high time that Portland gets to see the company’s vibrant mix of innovation and tradition.