The port city of Zhangjiagang in East
China's Jiangsu province launched a culture exchange week in Yanhe Tujia
autonomous county, Guizhou province on Aug 2.
Performers from Zhangjiagang and Yanhe
county delivered a series of performances at the opening ceremony
including Suzhou Pingtan, Guizhou folk songs, and local dances.
Zhu Lifan, the Party secretary of
Zhangjiagang city, addressed the opening ceremony, and said the cultural
week established a platform for the mutual exchanges of culture and
arts between the two areas.
Ren Tingli, the Party secretary of Yanhe
county, said that the exchange week helps Yanhe residents to get to
know more about Zhangjiagang culture and can further strengthen friendly
In addition, a series of cultural
activities including a Zhangjiagang art works exhibition, a Zhangjiagang
Pingtan Opera performance and a 24-hour Tujia Bookstore inauguration
ceremony were held during the cultural week.