CMDAP Overview

The Chinese Music, Dance and Arts Program (CMDAP)  is an educational performing and visual arts program in Lexington, Kentucky. The program promotes the understanding and appreciation of Chinese culture in a professional, fun, creative, interesting, and encouraging environment. Each Year CMDAP members give performances and present art works in cultural exchange events and festivals, such performances including Chinese New Year Celebration with University of Kentucky (UK) HealthCare, Chinese music and dance show at Alltech World Equestrian Game at Kentucky Horse Park and annual recital/concert
Beauty of Jasmine in UK Singletary Center for the Arts. CMDAP annual art exhibition has been held in Lexington Main Public Library.

The CMDAP offers Visual Arts classes including young children creative art classes, Chinese brush painting, watercolor painting, and drawing. The Performing Arts classes include Chinese music instrument Pipa, Chinese classical and folk dances, Chinese Tai Ji fan and sword dances, young children music and dance, modeling for Chinese costume fashion show.   

What's New

Coming up:

5/11/14, Sun:
Performance at Lexington MayFest


Just happened:

3/20/14, Tue: Hong Shao and Shuling Fister performed at Alice Lloyd College of  KY

3/9/14, Sun: Hong Shao played a Pipa concert at "the Market" hosted by Kentucky Arts Council 
3/3/14,  3/5/14:  Beauty of Jasmine 2012   @ KET telecast schedule in March 2014, or watch online.
2/1/14, Sat:
Chinese New Year Celebration 2014 with UK Healthcare

2/2/14, Sun:
CNY Celebration with LCS At Lexington Christian Academy

 * Spring 2014 Class
Starts on 01/11/14