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5th Silk Road International Arts Festival to be held in Shaanxi in September

The 5th Silk Road International Arts Festival will take place in Shaanxi from September 7 to 21.

118 countries and regions will participate in the festival. 20 countries and regions, as well as 11 domestic provinces (autonomous regions, municipalities) will present 83 stage shows. Five special events will be held concurrently, including "2018 International Young Sinologist Workshop (Xi'an)", "2018 International modern Art Week", "2018 International Children's Drama Week", "2018 International Creative Animation & Cartoon Week" and "2018 Silk Road Chang'an University Student Arts Festival".

Organized by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, and the People's Government of Shaanxi Province, the Silk Road International Arts Festival is held on an annual basis. Shaanxi is the permanent host. The festival was held successfully four times from 2014 to 2017.