Jilin Province Builds a Foreign Exchange Bridge with Culture
Jilin Provincial Song and Dance Troupe (JSDT) visited South Korea’s Gangwon-do and gave a performance. (File picture)
From February 9 to 12, at the invitation of the Gangwon-do government, JSDT’s 24 people visited Gangwon-do and participated in the Gangwon-do government-hosted activity to celebrate the countdown anniversary of the 2018 Winter Olympics. JSDT-brought “Send Luck with Jilin Style” was hotly welcomed by the South Korean people and other countries’ art troupes participating in the activity.
Jilin Province and Gangwon-do established a friendly provincial relation in 1994. Over the years, the high-level visits have been frequent, the friendly relation has been deep, the economic and trade cooperation and development and cultural exchanges have been active and they have become a model of Sino-Korean local friendly exchanges. In this visit and performance, JSDT has brought a theatrical performance with Jilin characteristics “Send Luck with Jilin Style”. Among them, dance "Dancing Ice" and "Crane Dance" and other programs with Jilin regional characteristics are deeply praised by the South Korean local audience and other foreign art troupes.
This visit to Gangwon-do expressed the Jilin people’s good wishes to the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympic Games, further promoted the cultural exchanges between Jilin Province and Gangwon-do, and enhanced the friendship and cooperation between the two provinces’ people.