Modern Dragon Boat racing began 40 years ago in Hong Kong and it was brought to Canada 31 years ago by TCBA, a Chinese business organization, to further cultural exchange and the team sport. It’s now an annual festival that draws an audience of over 50,000.
On the evening of June 12, 2019, guests enjoyed the final performance of beloved Xiao Nan Yu at the MAD HOT BALLET. Desert Dream at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts. An inspiring evening in support of the National Ballet artists and performances, guests enjoyed dinner on stage and themed cocktails.
Fête Chinoise spoke with the well-known Principal Dancer of the Canadian National Ballet, Xiao Nan Yu again this month to reflect on our work together, her outlook on ballet, and her final performances next month. The winner of the Rolex Dancers First Award in 2018, she was recognized for her outstanding performance of her portrayal of Paulina in The Winter’s Tale.
‘City Poetry’ is Romain Jacquet-Lagrèze’s most personal project to date, a photographic exercise that shows the artist further deepening his roots in Hong Kong and Cantonese culture. How might a photographer approach learning a language? Through photography of course!
On Saturday, April 27, influential members of the Chinese-Canadian community will gather at The Carlu for the sixth annual Glitter event, a shimmering evening of gaming, art deco glamour, and giving in support of The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids).
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The Shanghai-born Hong Kong-raised superstar, G.E.M. (Get Everybody Moving -- the stage name for Gloria Tang) was destined to rise to stardom. Fete Chinoise is proud to be the exclusive media partner for her upcoming concert on March 20, 2019.
Congratulations to the team behind the best animated short film ‘BAO’ at the Oscars last night. Domee Shi, a proud Chinese Canadian, spearheaded the project as the director and we could not be more proud of this moment where Asian-Canadian storytelling is shared and recognized globally.
On Thursday, February 8, LOUIS XIII and Fête Chinoise VIP gathered for an intimate dinner at the Shangri-la Hotel Toronto to celebrate the Year of the Dog. It was a night of mingling with entertainment from Steinway & Sons Gallery (Markham) and Wushu Project. Guests had portraits taken by IKONICA and glamour photos by YYZ Events' Steve Blackburn.