Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, which represents China as the guest of honor of the 15th International Summer Festival held from July 10 to August 26 in Egypt's seaside historical city of Alexandria, gave an enchanting performance on Monday. The Chinese shows presented various performances of different ethnic groups in Xinjiang, with the colorful traditional outfits and oriental music that appealed to the Egyptian audience. The shows included Uygur, Tajik, Kirgiz, Kazak, Mongolian and Han group dances, in a style referred to as "DanSinging in the Air" for combining both dancing and singing. Besides， the Chinese cultural activities in the festival included "2017 Experience China," an exhibition and photo gallery exploring the lifestyle, traditions and history of Xinjiang and West China. The Egyptian attendees said they felt the performances, the musical instruments exhibition and the photo gallery took them to China while they are at home and made them curious to learn more about China.
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