The Beauty of Kunqu: 2017 Fall Concert
On Saturday, September 30, 2017, at 2 p.m., the Queens Library at Flushing and the Kunqu Society will present “The Beauty of Kunqu: 2017 Fall Concert.” This program will feature resident artists of the society and students of its Kunqu Workshop. Together they will present classical Kunqu plays and showcase singing of Kunqu arias. The goal of the program is to introduce to the general public the art and beauty of Kunqu, one of the “Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity” proclaimed by the United Nations Cultural, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization in 2001. The event is free and will be held in the auditorium.