lion dancing

Lunar New Year
5:01 am
Fri January 31, 2014

For Lion Dancers, Lunar New Year Marks Culmination Of A Year's Work

Members of the Lieu Quan Lion Dance Team perform at a practice session.
Neil Giardino

Most people see the lion dance, at most, once a year on Lunar New Year. But for the dancers, the art is no occasional matter. Whether they practice the Chinese style or another version of the popular Asian dance, they practice year-round to perfect their moves for their annual performances.

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