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/ Events and FestivalsStudents across China take center stage at Beijing arts festivalBy Chen Nan|China Daily|2017-10-11 07:58Young musicians from Tianjin Conservatory of Music perform in a previous Chinese Art Schools Week, an event held annually in China. [Photo provided to China Daily]Major arts festival to showcase budding performers from schools across the country. Chen Nan reports.Students and teachers from eight major Chinese art schools are set to treat audiences in Beijing to a month of performances including opera classics, dance and drama.The shows are part of the Spring Flowers and Autumn Fruits – 2017 Chinese Art Schools Week, an art festival offering a platform for the performers at the National Center for the Performing Arts.From Oct 8 to Nov 7, 11 performances will be staged at the NCPA. The schools taking part include the Beijing Dance Academy, Northeast Normal University and Tianjin Conservatory of Music.The Spring Flowers and Autumn Fruits – Chinese Art Schools Week was born in 2008, says NCPA vice-president Zhao Tiechun.So far, nearly 8,000 students and teachers from 21 art schools across the country have participated in the festival and performed in 107 shows, attracting more than 130,000 spectators.Previous1 2 3 4 NextPrevious1 2 3 4 NextPhotoThe Hometown of Pandas Goes GlobalTen photos from across China: Oct 6-12Ins and outs of election processChinas 10 game-changing solutions between 2012-2017Ballet, passion of the elderly in HubeiInternational Automobile Expo kicks off in HangzhouRelated Stories33rd Alexandria Mediterranean Countries Film Festival kicks off in EgyptEnjoy the moon across China during Mid-Autumn FestivalMid-Autumn Festival celebrated in Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaStuff you should know about Mid-Autumn FestivalTu ethnic group makes special mooncake for Mid-Autumn FestivalBACK TO THE TOPHOMECHINAWORLDBUSINESSLIFESTYLECULTURETRAVELSPORTSOPINIONREGIONALFORUMNEWSPAPERChina Daily PDFChina Daily E-paperMOBILECopyright 1995 -. All rights reserved. The content (including but not limited to text, photo, multimedia information, etc) published in this site belongs to China Daily Information Co (CDIC). Without written authorization from CDIC, such content shall not be republished or used in any form. Note: Browsers with 1024*768 or higher resolution are suggested for this site.License for publishing multimedia online 0108263Registration Number: 130349About China DailyAdvertise on SiteContact UsJob OfferExpat EmploymentFOLLOW US