Excerpts from the CCTV Spring Festival Gala

Each Chinese New Year, CCTV hosts an extravagant and hugely popular gala.


Here are a couple of excerpts from past years. The first is a dance called Fei Tan (2008) and in the second Faye Wong sings Legend (2010).


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The 'Year of the Rabbit' (2011) begins on February 3rd.

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