South Korea hosts '2016 East Asia City of Culture'
The opening ceremony of the 2016 East Asia City of Culture event was held in Jeju, South Korea on Thursday. Delegations from Ningbo, Nara-ken and Jeju which were selected as East Asia's three cities of culture attended the ceremony.
The event started at 7 pm and representatives from the three selected cities gave a speech before the beginning of performances. Videos of each city were also featured.
Chinese representatives staged Ningbo opera Snail Girl, or Tian Luo Gu Niang.