Tongliang Dragon Dance and Dazu Carp Lantern Dance appeared at Tian’anmen Square
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- On the evening of October 1, the gala for the 70th Anniversary of the Founding of The People's Republic of China was held in Tian'anmen Square, Beijing. Chongqing Tongliang Dragon Dance and Dazu Carp Lantern Dance, two intangible cultural heritages appeared. Nine Tongliang dragons swooping up and down or dancing together, instantly ignited the atmosphere of the celebration; while the Dazu Carp Lantern Dance was graceful, merry, and lightfast in every movement and the form was like a carp swimming in the stream.
Celebration for the 70th Anniversary of the Founding of The People's Republic of China
The celebration was composed of four functional performance areas, namely, the theme performance, central gala performance, mass gathering and fireworks. More than 3600 actors from all over the country were dancing on the south end of the Jinshui Bridge, Chang’an Street promoting the celebration atmosphere to a climax.
Chongqing Tongliang Dragon Dance
Nine dragons dancing at the celebration