Tuesday, May 1, 2012
The Westminster College Celebrity Series will welcome The Golden Dragon Acrobats for a family show Wednesday, May 9, at 6:30 p.m. in Orr Auditorium.
The show from Hebei, China, is recognized as the premiere Chinese acrobatic touring company today. Their commitment to the highest production values and attention to artistic details is unparalleled in the art form.
The company combines award-winning acrobatics, traditional dance, spectacular costumes, ancient and contemporary music, and theatrical techniques to present a show of breathtaking skill and spellbinding beauty.
Sponsors are Dr. Richard Ribarevski, Family Medical Care of Lawrence County, Park Inn by Radisson, PCT Health Network, Inc., Resch Foundation, and Grable Foundation.
Tickets, ranging from $15-$30, can be ordered online or by calling (724) 946-7354.
About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster, a top-tier liberal arts college, ranks third in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster ranked 6th among liberal arts colleges in social mobility, according to the Washington Monthly College Guide, and is one of the most affordable national liberal arts colleges in Pennsylvania. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 376 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.
Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 42 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.