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Shanghai Week spotlights city's virtues

10-09-2010 08:45 BJT Special Report:Shanghai World Expo 2010 |

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It's Shanghai Week at the Shanghai World Expo. The city will present a variety of shows and performances extolling the virtues of Shanghai including kindness, cultural attractiveness, creativity, and enthusiasm.

Shanghai Week got off to a great start with beautiful singing and spectacular dancing. Colorful scenes illustrated the theme "Charm From the Ocean" and showed the special cultural attractiveness of the World Expo' s host city. During the five-day event, there will be shows from famous artists and groups. They will perform on the BaoSteel Stage and other locations chosen to give the audience an enjoyable experience for a Chinese-style performance.

Children perform dancing during the opening ceremony of the Shanghai Week
of the 2010 World Expo in Shanghai, east China, Oct. 8, 2010. The five-day
Shanghai Week of the 2010 World Expo kicked off on Friday. (Xinhua/Zhang

Photo taken on Oct. 8, 2010 shows a "living sculpture" performance during
the opening ceremony of the Shanghai Week of the 2010 World Expo in Shanghai,
east China. (Xinhua/Zhang Guojun)

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