Jin Xing Dance Theatre
- Categories: Theater
- Event posted: May 6, 2011
- Last updated: Feb. 9, 2012
- Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012, 7:30 p.m.
- Lied Center, 1600 Stewart Drive, KU campus, Lawrence
- Cost: $10 - $24
- Age limit: Not available
Tickets: $24 adults, $10 students and youth - Chinese choreographer Jin Xing's path from army colonel to award-winning dancer is one of discovery, strength, metamorphosis and triumph, and this journey is reflected in the intense beauty and powerful grace of her company's members. - Having studied in the United States with Martha Graham, Merce Cunningham and José Limón, among others, Xing has won national and international awards for her innovative and deeply personal choreography. - Founded in 1999, Shanghai's Jin Xing Dance Theatre mesmerizes international audiences with its contemporary mix of Chinese traditionalism and modern dance. - Sponsored by Dave and Gunda Hiebert.