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Performing Arts | Arts

White Bird Dance: Cloud Gate Dance

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Keller Auditorium
222 SW Clay

March 4, 2014, 7:30 p.m.


Cloud Gate is the name of the oldest known dance in China, and in 1973 choreographer Lin Hwai-min adopted this name for the first contemporary dance company in any Chinese- speaking community. The most acclaimed Asian contemporary dance company, Cloud Gate makes its Portland debut with Lin Hwai-min’s masterpiece, Songs of the Wanderers, a visually stunning evocation of spiritual pilgrimage, brought to life with a set featuring 3 ½ tons of shimmering, golden grains of rice.