Event Details

2021 Lunar New Year Celebration

USC Pacific Asia Museum

 

Celebrate the Year of the Ox with USC PAM’s virtual Lunar New Year festival, which will include streamed video performances and demonstrations of Lunar New Year-inspired crafts. Visit USC PAM online February 13th to stream or follow us on Instagram @USC_PAM and Facebook @PacificAsiaMuseum!

 

This program is presented in partnership with USC Visions and Voices and USC Roski School of Art and Design.

 

10:00 am

Lion Dance by Northern Shaolin Kung Fu Association

 

11:00 am

Artmaking Activities: Dragon Puppet with Quan Trang of Barnsdall Arts

 

12:00 pm

Storytime with Valentina Quezada 

 

1:00 pm

Art making Activity: Year of the Ox Mask with Quan Trang of Barnsdall Arts

 

1:30 pm

Performance @ PAM: Melody of China with The Music Center LA

Join us in exploring the music and unique, traditional instruments of China. Instruments such as the ruan (moon guitar) are featured as the ensemble plays spirited music like "Oceans of Happiness," "Purple Bamboo Melody," and "Joyful Xin Jiang People." 

Join the zoom webinar here: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89600869717 

 

2:30 pm

Cooking demonstration with Chef Cecilia Leung 

Although we are unable to celebrate with you in person, we're sharing a virtual feast for the eyes! Join L.A.-based chefs Cecilia Leung as she teaches you how to craft delicious Lo Bak Go (turnip cake)

 

4:00 pm

Music by USC Thornton School of Music Student Elizabeth Wei 

Elizabeth is a rising junior from Dallas, Texas, studying Classical Violin Performance at USC Thornton School of Music. We hope you enjoy Elizabeth's rendition of the Taiwanese Folk Song titled “農耕歌” (Farming Song).  

 

Special greetings from the PAMily throughout the day!

 

Cost: FREE