Charms of China - Let the Moon Bring Us Together begins Sept 16 at the Hammond Academy for the Performing Arts (HAPA). Tickets range from $35-$50 a person and can be purchased on

Performance dates are: Sept 16 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.; Sept 18 at 7:00 p.m.; Sept 19 at 7:00 p.m.; Sept 20 at 7:00 p.m.; Sept 21 at 7:00 p.m.; Sept 23 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. and Sept 24 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
Charms of China promises to be an amazingly entertaining spectacle starring the melodic sounds, graceful movements and zestful colors of the East. Together, as East meets West, the event will be a one-of-a-kind experience which audience members will carry with them for years to come. The uncommon mix of music, dance, acrobatics, will be narrated by Don Taylor of Hammond and Tess Galbiati of Valparaiso.

Charms of China performance is presented by Hammond Academy for the Performing Arts in partnership with American Confucian Arts, SMDG, Yangtze River Delta Performing Arts Co., and Jiangsu Performing Arts Group. The performance will bring a collaboration of talent, costumes and staging travels directly from China to Northwest Indiana for an exclusive engagement.

Lean more at or purchase tickets at The Hammond Academy for the Performing Arts is located at Oliver P. Morton High School, 6915 Grand Avenue in Hammond.