China-US cultural exchanges pick up after pandemic despite downward turn in bilateral ties

50 years after Philadelphia Orchestra’s ice-breaking tour of China, players are back for more concerts, as American Ballet Theatre mounts a tour and a Chinese orchestra readies to perform in New York.

​ 50 years after Philadelphia Orchestra’s ice-breaking tour of China, players are back for more concerts, as American Ballet Theatre mounts a tour and a Chinese orchestra readies to perform in New York.