Progress Check #1

Hi everyone!

Progress Check #1 is finally here! We are excited to see all the dances and hope you are too. This progress check is MANDATORY for all members and will take place this coming Sunday, December 7th @ Kerckhoff Grand Salon from 8AM-11AM. Please plan to arrive ~10min early.

Some important things to note:

  • Stage make-up tutorial will take place from 8:25-9:00AM. Please bring all makeup supplies. Old members must come with full makeup and hair and new members must come with a clean/fresh face.
  • Hair must be tied back into a tight bun with a hairnet and slicked back with hair gel (or hair spray)
  • Please wear all black dance attire
  • Big/little gift exchange will also be taking place. Please remember to bring a small gift (~$5).

More details/information can be found in the email Yue Ming sent out. Please refer to that if you have additional questions! Keep practicing–and see you all bright and early on Sunday 🙂


Dim Sum & Boba Fundraiser

It’s that time again! Don’t forget to buy some dim sum and boba for yourself (or your friends) at CCDC’s fundraiser! Make sure to also join and invite your friends to the Facebook event:

Event: Dim Sum & Boba Fundraiser

Where: Court of Sciences (in front of Boelter Hall and next to the Bombshelter)

Date: Friday, November 7th, 2014

Time: 9:00am-4:00pm

CCDC members, please check your emails for instructions on how to sign up for shifts. Hope to see you all on Friday!

Dim Sum Social

We’re starting off a new year of CCDC with a Dim Sum Social! Come join us this Saturday, Oct. 25th at CBS Seafood for FREE Dim Sum and a chance to hang out and get to know all of your fellow CCDCers! Make sure to check your email for the RSVP link (deadline Oct. 23rd by midnight). We hope to see you there! Details are below.

When: Oct 18th, 10am from UCLA/ 11am at CBS Seafood 
Where: DeNeve Turnaround from UCLA/ front door at CBS Seafood (If you need a ride)
Address: 700 N Spring St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

CCDC Orientation and Open House 2014


The Chinese Cultural Dance Club (CCDC) will be holding our Orientation meeting on Thursday, October 16 from 6:30-8:00pm in Royce 156. Stop by and learn about what CCDC is, what we aim to do as a club, our free weekly dance classes, fun social events, and how you can become a part of our annual dance production in Royce Hall!

CCDC will also hold our annual Open House on Saturday October 18 and Sunday October 19 from 10:00am-1:00pm (both days) in Kerkchoff Grand Salon. This is the ONLY opportunity for those interested to try out for a place in our annual dance show “Lotus Steps”.

NO DANCE EXPERIENCE IS NEEDED to join; everyone is welcome to become a part of our club! If you try out at Open House, you are guaranteed at least one spot in a dance.

Returning members MUST attend Open House to guarantee a place in a dance.

Hope to see everyone there!

P.S. Free cookies will be provided at the meeting! 🙂

Worklight, Tech Day, and Lotus Steps

Performance day is finally approaching. We are so proud of you for all of your hard work this past year and hope that you can continue to push through this last week before the big day! Yue Ming sent out an email a few days ago outlining the schedule for Worklight, Tech Day, and Lotus Steps (performance day). Please make sure you have read this email thoroughly and know what is expected from you each day. All of these events are MANDATORY. To summarize:

Wednesday, April 23 is Worklight (6PM-10PM)

Friday, April 25 is Tech Day (1PM-10PM)

Saturday, April 26 is Lotus Steps (8AM-10PM)

Standard black attire and appropriate dance shoes are expected for all 3 days. Check the schedule that Yue Ming sent out for more detailed information regarding hair/makeup requirements.

Just 5 more days! We’re almost there. Keep practicing and working hard!

Dry Run #1

Dry Run #1 is this Saturday, April 5th from 8AM-1PM at Kerkhoff Grand Salon. Please arrive no later than 7:45 as we have to hand out costumes. Standard black dance attire is expected and hair must be pulled back tightly into a bun with a hairnet. Have your makeup fully done as well. For more detailed information please check the email that Yue Ming sent out. Our performance is almost here and we know all of you have been working hard. We are excited to see all the dances on Saturday. Keep practicing!