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.
Download our flyer to learn more about all of our summer programs for students.
$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 Sarofim Gallery is free for Asia Society members; $5 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
Seating 40, the Jade Stone Café at Asia Society offers visitors an intimate place for sandwiches, salads, and sweets, plus free Wi-Fi service. For the menu and hours, please visit http://asiasociety.org/texas/visit/café.
Events at Asia Society Texas Center
Jan. 20 – Jan. 20, 2018
Programs & Activities
Asian Food Tour Series: Traditional Persian Food with Chef Parvaneh Miri of Garson Restaurant
Jan. 25 – Jan. 25, 2018
The Trump Administration’s Asia Policy: First Year and the Road Ahead
Jan. 21 – Jan. 21, 2018
Screen Asia: “Window Horses: The Poetic Persian Epiphany of Rosie Ming”
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