Beijing Modern Dance Company

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Chinese contemporary dance company founded in 1995 under the auspices of the Beijing Municipal Bureau of Culture. In 1998 it became semi-independent of government and, under Zhang Changcheng's artistic direction, it developed a repertoire that blends East and West, traditional and modern. Its stylistic influences include folk dance, martial arts, classical ballet, and Chinese opera, as well as contemporary dance techniques.

Subjects: Dance.

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