News and Events

Retirement and Appreciation Party at CIE

On June 15 evening, the Confucius Institute in Edmonton and the Alberta Chinese Language Association jointly hosted a retirement and appreciation party. Around 80 principals and teachers attended the event, including the Chinese teachers, principals, former retirees and family members.… [more]

2017 Beijing Opera Festival Gala

The Confucius Institute in Edmonton worked together with Edmonton Beijing Opera Association to organize the 2017 Beijing Opera Festival. The formal performance was the capstone event. On June 1 of 2017, Mei Lanfang Beijing Opera Troupe artists put up a… [more]

Beijing Opera Workshop

On May 31, the Mei Lanfang Peking Opera Troupe held a workshop at the Confucius Institute in Edmonton. During the workshop, Mr. Mei Wei, the grandson of Beijing opera master Mei Baojiu, introduced the traditions and features of Beijing opera… [more]