2014 Chinese New Year Celebration Photos!
The Lewisham Indochinese Community and School held its 32nd Chinese New Year Show at the Catford Broadway Theatre on 09/02/2014. Special invited guests included- Dr. Lyu Shun Shen (Representative of Taipei office in the UK) and Cllr Alan Smith (deputy mayor of Lewisham).
There was traditional Chinese dancing, Shaolin Kung Fu, a Lion Dance, comedy acts, a performance from the Academy Performing Arts College and an appearance by Bristol rock band – Transition, who wowed the 800 strong crowd with their perfect Mandarin singing!
Also singing for the first time were the children of the Little Rainbow Nursery. The Nursery is unique in that it offers bilingual education (Mandarin and English), and is registered with OFSTED with experienced and qualified staff.
The majority of the performers involved are pupils of the Lewisham Indochinese School. It is based in Deptford and operates all day on Saturdays teaching Mandarin, Chinese cultural arts and music.