|The Successful Premiere of Happy Chinese New Year Performance by Gansu Provincial Art Troupe in Sri Lanka|
The premiere of Dunhuang Melody·Charm of the Silk Road, a Happy Chinese New Year performance by Gansu Provincial Art Troupe was successfully held in Nelum Pokuna Mahinda Rajapaksa Theatre in the evening on 7th February 2015 in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Secretary L.P. Jayampathi of Ministry of Port, Shipping and Aviation, Secretary H.D.S. Malkanthi of State Ministry of Cultural Affairs, Political Counsellor Ren Faqiang of the Chinese Embassy as well as around one thousand people watched the performance.
The whole performance featuring local folk life of Gansu Province and charm of other ethnic minority in China, combining Chinese traditional Culture and modern trend and highlighting China-Sri Lanka friendship was well received by the audience.
This event was co-organized by the Chinese Embassy and State Ministry of Cultural Affairs of Sri Lanka and was greatly supported by Sri Lankan side.