These days, China Henan TV's Spring Festival Gala Hanfu dance program: Tang Palace Night Banquet (唐宫夜宴, Tanggong Yeyan), has gained a lot of popularity among netizens. "Tang Palace Night Banquet" features the musicians of the night banquet, showing the process of the Tang Dynasty girls from preparing and finishing their makeup to playing at the night banquet.
14 lively and dynamic "Tang Dynasty girls" from the ancient paintings, the actors playful and lovely dance, the traditional cultural image of the Tang Dynasty perfectly presented on stage, combined with AR technology to show the virtual scene, presenting more stunning visual effects.
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The main body of the Hanfu dance show is a team of young palace maids attending the night banquet, who sometimes laugh and play, sometimes dress up, with a delicate and charming expression.
And when the scene switched to the formal court performance, the palace dancers instantly atmosphere magnificent up. What is particularly attractive is that the image of the palace maids is taken from the Tang figurines, from makeup to actions, all have the style and spirit of the Tang figurines, so that the audience as a experience"Museum of Wonderful Night".
The gala's general director Chen Lei revealed that "Tang Palace Night Banquet" was adapted from the 2020 Zhengzhou Opera and Dance Theatre's entry "Tang Terracotta Warriors" in the 12th China Dance Lotus Awards, with an overall style that is witty and humorous without losing its cultural heritage. "The Henan TV's Spring Festival Gala in 2021 will hopefully give people something more joyful, drum up energy, and convey joy and warmth." Chen Lei said.
In addition to the reproduction of the image of the Tang ladies, there are several "treasures" hidden on the stage.
Jiahu bone flute (贾湖骨笛), Court Ladies Adorning Their Hair With Flowers (簪花仕女图), Fuhao Xiaozun (妇好鸮尊), Lotus crane square pot (莲鹤方壶), Sancai (唐三彩), Court Ladies Preparing Newly Woven Silk (捣练图).
The Tang Palace Night Banquet is not only a dream-like scene, but also a journey of roots and innovation from the homeland. In the front, there are lively women of the Tang Dynasty who are laughing and naive, and in the back, there is an expanded and magnificent of the Tang Dynasty. Fourteen palace women as beautiful as lotus blossoms and as round as terracotta figurines win with dance and beauty, which can be said to be a perfect combination of social beauty and traditional culture.