ExploreAsia: Culture Camp for Kids
Monday, Aug. 14, 2017 – Friday, Aug. 18, 2017
09:00 AM – 03:00 PM
ExploreAsia: Culture Camp (Monica Villareal)
ExploreAsia camps are designed to engage students with Asian art, culture, and history.
Learn and perform original dances inspired by traditional and contemporary Chinese dance techniques! Students will study the history of Chinese dance, clothing, and costuming, and create their own props to use for the performance. This camp is in collaboration with Dance of Asian America and is recommended for students ages 6-12.
For more information, or to be added to the ExploreAsia email list, please contact Sarah Collins at 713.496.9914 or SCollins@AsiaSociety.org.
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$225 Members, $275 Nonmembers
For each camp session, a $30 discount will be applied per additional child registered.
Learn more about membership at Asia Society.
About Dance for Asian America (DAA)
Dance of Asian America (DAA) was established in 2001 to promote and preserve the rich cultural heritage of China through authentic Chinese dance. In doing so, DAA sustains traditions, builds international ties, educates Houstonians in cross-cultural understanding, and fosters new generations of professional artists. DAA’s programming is organized around public performances, educational programs, community outreach and professional training. DAA reaches 50,000 people annually through city-wide performances, educational programs for youths and community events. www.danceaa.org
HOURS & ADMISSION
Tuesday - Friday, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Closed Mondays and major holidays
- Free Hours: Admission to the building and Grand Hall exhibition is free. Admission to the Louisa Stude Sarofim Gallery is free for Asia Society members; $8 for nonmembers.
Directions & Parking
- Free Parking
- Paid Parking
- Street Parking
- Parking in Asia Society Texas Center's lot is $5 for 1-24 hours. Entrances on Caroline and Austin. Limited free and paid street parking also available.
Special Offers / Dining
An India-Inspired Café
Enjoy breakfast and lunch at Pondi! Pondicheri's museum café is open for extended lunch hours Tuesday through Sunday with a vibrant and innovative menu featuring everything from butter chicken to saffron shrimp salad and roti wraps.
Tuesday – Friday, 11 am – 5 pm
Saturday – Sunday, 10 am – 5 pm
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