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Confucius Institute

Physical Address:
University of Idaho
Admin. Bldg. 328
851 Campus Drive
Moscow, Idaho 83844
Phone: (208) 885-7110
Fax: (208) 885-5221

Mailing Address:
Confucius Institute
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3174
Moscow, ID 83844-3174

Dr. Hexian Xue, Co-Director
South China University of Technology
(208) 885-7135

Dr. Matthew Wappett, Co-Director
University of Idaho
(208) 885-2214
Chinese Opera

Binghamton Chinese Opera Performance

A Wondrous Performance by the Binghamton Confucius Institute of Chinese Opera!

As part of the University of Idaho Confucius Institute's extended celebrations for Global Confucius Institute Day 2015, Soochow University Art Troupe was invited to astound audiences with an overview of China's history and major artistic forms. The Soochow University Art Troupe specializes in music featuring traditional Chinese instruments such as the pipa, erhu, flute and incorporates modern Chinese musical elements which merge into dance performances such as "Emperor Qin Calling up Troops" and martial arts demonstrations such as "The Soul of China." The evening's performances will provide a brief overview of China's history and major artistic forms including traditional music, opera, martial arts, and dance.

Come enjoy their performance at 7 p.m. in the University of Idaho's Administration Building Auditorium which will appeal to all ages and be a cultural highlight of your year!

Tickets are $5.00 each and will go on sale in September 2015!

Confucius Institute of Chinese Opera logoWe hope you will join us for our other upcoming events!

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About the Confucius Institute of Chinese Opera

Soochow University Seal

Soochow University is located in the ancient town of Suzhou, also called "Paradise on Earth." It has three major campuses: main campus, Dushu Lake Campus, and the Yangcheng Lake Campus. The university's library resources include over 4 million books, over 30 million Chinese periodicals, more than 1.1 million Chinese e-books, and 82 Chinese and foreign language databases.

Soochow University has 26 post-doctoral programs, 24 main discipline doctoral programs (including 167 doctoral programs with different areas of emphasis), one professional doctoral program, 47 main discipline master's programs (including 244 master's degrees with different areas of emphasis), 21 professional master's programs and 124 undergraduate programs.

Today, Soochow University has developed into a comprehensive university with 12 major disciplines: philosophy, economics, law, education, literature, history, science, engineering, agriculture, medicine, management science and art.

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