Hostos Events

Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company
2023 Lunar New Year Celebration
Year of the Water Rabbit


    Saturday | January 28 | 3:00 p.m.
    Main Theater


    Regular: $12 | Senior: $10 | Child/Student: $5

    or call the Hostos Box Office at (718) 518-4455
    M-F, 10am to 5pm and two hours before show time

Running Time: 1 hour 40 minutes. Intermission: 15 min.

Celebrate the Lunar New Year of the Water Rabbit with Hostos Center and the acclaimed Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company. The company’s acclaimed dancers, stunning acrobats and wonderful musicians bring us a spectacular afternoon for all ages. They will perform traditional and contemporary dances dressed in dazzling costumes of dragons, peacocks, and lions - playing bamboo instruments, twirling ribbons and premiering a new lion dance with a hip hop beat! Join us to celebrate and welcome The Year of the Rabbit!​


  • All Adults:: Must show proof of vaccination OR proof of a negative PCR Test taken 7 days prior with a valid Photo ID.
  • Children 5 and Over: Must show proof of vaccination OR a negative PCR Test taken 7 days prior.
  • Masking: Masking inside the theater is required.
  • Vaccinated is defined as having received 2 doses of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines or the 1 dose of the Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen vaccine. Only valid, physical CDC cards or the NYS Excelsior Pass are accepted.