Friday, September 09, 2011

Beijing Native -- A Dancer, Editor & Physician -- At Litchfield-Morris Rotary Sept. 15

Dr. Tracey Zhu, a New Haven internist, newspaper editor and dancer, will be the guest speaker for the Litchfield-Morris Rotary Thursday, Sept. 15 at noon at Forman School.

The public is welcome. Please RSVP at

Zhu came to New Haven, Connecticut in 1990 from Beijing, China. She is one of the co-founders of Connecticut Chinese Culture Association and has coordinated annual Chinese culture events in Connecticut for the past eight years.

Zhu has practiced medicine as a licensed physician in New Haven for five years. She is the editor for The Epoch Times, the most widely distributed Chinese newspaper outside China.

She studied Chinese Classic Dance and performed in groups in Chinese New Year shows at Radio City Music Hall, New York City. Zhu has presented numerous workshops in the Connecticut. She is a member of Connecticut Falun Dafa Association, the presenter of Shen Yun Performing Arts. Shen Yun is scheduled to have three shows in Palace Theater, Waterbury on Dec. 26, 29 and 30.

Zhu's presentation will include a traditional Chinese dance workshop with audience participation, as well as a video, slide show and Q & A.

Her presention will include aspects of traditional Chinese philosophy and what she described as the destruction of authentic culture and art in last 60 years as well as the Renaissance of Chinese culture as demonstrated in Shen Yun performance arts.

  • Connecticut Chinese Culture Association

  • Epoch Times

  • Shen Yun Performing Arts

  • For more information, contact:
    Andy Thibault
    Speaker Committee Chair,
    Litchfield-Morris Rotary
    Cell: 860-690-0211

  • Litchfield-Morris Rotary

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