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Shanghai Int'l Arts Festival coming soon

08-23-2010 10:35 BJT

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The 12th China Shanghai International Arts Festival will begin on September 27th.

On Friday, officials from Shanghai Culture Bureau, Shanghai Sports Bureau, and Shanghai Tourism Bureau visited Hongkong to endorse the festival.

As the only state-level International Arts Festival in China, the Shanghai International Arts Festival has welcomed over 30-thousand artists and 3-million audience members since 1999.

And this year, it's making Hongkong Cultural Week one of the highlights, in the form of 3 dramas and one exhibition.

Hongkong Cultural Week, together with the Performing Arts Fair, Academic Forums, and other routine parts, will add a unique flavor to the closing ceremony of the Shanghai Expo.

And the festival further displays the theme of Shanghai World Expo: Better City, Better Life.

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