Lotus Steps 2019 Ticket Information

Hi everybody, FREE TICKETS for Lotus Steps 2019 is now online at http://lotussteps2019.eventbrite.com! Bring a friend or two and/or even your family because anyone and everyone is welcome!

Chinese Cultural Dance Club’s annual showcase Lotus Steps will be featuring the dance drama “Li Bai” this year! Come see a series of traditional Chinese dances containing classical, ethnic, contemporary, martial arts, and more! Experience the wonders and beauty of Chinese dance culture!


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Special Thank You Note to our Donor

Dear Ms. Jeri Okamoto-Tanaka,

Thank you so much for your generous donation towards Lotus Steps this year! We are extremely grateful for your continuous support and cannot stress enough of our appreciation and gratitude. Your support is what keeps our club going, and we will continue to work hard to share Chinese dance culture with the community and beyond.

— Chinese Cultural Dance Club, Dance Drama Li Bai 2019 —

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SPARK Fundraising for Lotus Steps 2019

Hi everyone, we are excited to announce the LAUNCH of our SPARK fundraising campaign for Lotus Steps 2019 – Dance Drama Li Bai:


Click the link above to donate and learn more about CCDC and Lotus Steps!

Lotus Steps 2019 will be held at Royce Hall on Saturday, May 25th. As the only Chinese Dance showcase at UCLA for almost 20 years, Lotus Steps has become an inseparable part of UCLA’s cultural diversity. We would LOVE to have YOUR support to help us continue this wonderful tradition!

Please donate and share our link to help the Lotus bloom on our campus!



UCLA CCDC 2018-2019 Introduction

Watch our video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rRZU1vV_mwQ

Interested in Chinese dance and the rich diversity of China? The Chinese Cultural Dance Club at UCLA provides free dance classes for beginner to advanced skill levels, which culminate in a cultural performance showcasing a variety of traditional, ethnic, martial arts inspired, and contemporary dances in spring.

Info Session: 9/29 Sat, 7-8pm @ De Neve Sycamore
Open House Audition: 9/30 Sun, 9am-3pm @ JWC Pyramid

Website: ccdcbruins.tumblr.com, ccdcbruins.wordpress.com
Facebook: UCLA Chinese Cultural Dance Club
Instagram: @ccdcbruins

Contact us:

Video Credit: Steven Ye 叶果然
Source Video Provider: Jaclyn Yuan, Helen Han 韩仪轩
Cover Photo: Jaclyn Yuan (taken by Alex Wong)

CCDC 2018 – 2019 Recruitment

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Welcome to the 2018-19 academic year: CCDC is ready to embrace you as a new member of our family! Come to join our Info Session and Open House Audition! No previous experience needed to join!

Info Session: (09/29) Saturday, Sept. 29th, 7-8pm @ De Neve Sycamore Room

Open House: (09/30) Sunday, Sept. 30th, 9am – 3pm @ John Wooden Center Pyramid Room

Detailed Schedule:

9:00-9:30 Han Dynasty Sleeves Dance(汉洛·颜子兮)

  • Instructor: Jaclyn
  • Difficulty: Intermediate/Advanced

9:30-10:00 Hakka walled village(围屋)

  • Instructor: Jaclyn
  • Difficulty: Intermediate/Advanced (Welcome Guys!)

10:00-10:30 White Linen(白纻舞)

  • Instructor: Jingyuan
  • Difficulty: Beginner

13:30-14:00 Song of Purity and Peace(清平调)

  • Instructor: Tanya
  • Difficulty: Intermediate

14:00-14:30 Farewell to Hanlin Academy(翰林别)

  • Instructor: Nicky
  • Difficulty: Beginner

14:30-15:00 Ode to Solitude (孤云闲)

  • Instructor: Tanya
  • Difficulty: Intermediate (Welcome Guys!)



CCDC Orientation and Open House 2015 information

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Orientation will be held on Monday, September 28th, from 7-9PM in Rolfe 3105. Come out to learn about our club and meet leadership!

Open House will be held that weekend: Saturday, October 3rd, from 5-8PM in Kerckhoff Grand Salon and Sunday, October 4th, from 10AM-1PM in Kerckhoff Grand Salon. Over these two days, you will be able to learn a short sequence of choreography from this year’s dances. Here, the instructors can get a feel for what dance will best suit you.

See the schedule!

Everyone is guaranteed one dance, so come try out for dances regardless of skill level and dance difficulty!

Email internal.ccdc@gmail.com for any questions.