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March 30, 2011

BJH3 Run #1483: Ribbons’ Run 玩皮猴子路线

BJH3 Run #1483: Ribbons’ Run 玩皮猴子路线 Hares: 野兔: CC (Elyse) and Ted When: 时间: Sunday, April 3, 2011 2011年4月3号星期日。 Time:见面时间: Meet at 2:00pm, run at 2:30 中午2点见面,2:30开始跑步。 Meet at: 见面地点: Tayuan Diplomatic Compound East Gate north of Paddy O’Shea’s/Canadian Embassy on Xindonglu, in-between Dongzhimen (line 2) and Agricultural Exhibition Center (line 10). 集合地点:塔院外交公寓东门 在新东路和东直门外大街(爱尔兰酒吧、加拿大大使馆北边)十字路口的西北角,乘坐地铁10号线,农展馆下车,2号线东直门下车。 Hash [...]

March 29, 2011

Elyse Ribbons: Bridging Chinese Culture with the World

2011-03-28 09:01:27          Web Editor: Qin Mei . Ever imagine what it must be like to run a cross-cultural theater group in China? Elyse Ribbons would know, because she started one all on her own in Beijing. She originally came to China as a student in 2001, and then returned after graduating [...]

March 27, 2011

JSTV 江苏卫视《幸福晚点名》 来自世界各地的旅游美女!

A couple weeks ago (or maybe even a month ago now?) I decided that amidst my three trans-continental flights and 4 full-time jobs and everything, I needed more time away from home to participate in a wacky Chinese tv game show So… I flew down to Nanjing to do 《幸福晚点名》 on Jiangsu TV (JSTV is [...]

March 26, 2011

Japanese Tea Ceremony (and charity event!) Brunch

This weekend, I decided to combine two wonderful events (my weekly brunch with friends + Japan earthquake charity event at the Belgian Embassy) into one great way to spend a sunny Spring Saturday. One of the benefits of living in diplomatic housing (other than having the most ridiculous assortments of languages being overheard in elevator [...]


Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-03-26

@YuJiangshan Its at the Belgian Embassy in Sanlitun, I'm meeting folks there at 1pm, wanna join? (Bring your ID) in reply to YuJiangshan # its morning… I have a looooong day ahead: brunch, Japan charity event, reading a script, then off to the Austcham ball tonight (coffee?) # @LO_TEK yup, 柳素英 is my Chinese name, [...]

March 21, 2011

Tarheel = 焦油脚人 (Go Heels!)

So Carolina made it into the Sweet 16 (yay!) and I wanted to celebrate by sharing my translation of the Tarheel cheer that I did on Jiangsu TV a couple weeks ago… I was amused to discover that amongst the variety of translations for the word “tarheel” in Chinese, there’s everything from the literal (tar [...]

March 20, 2011

Brunch the Fifth

I celebrated my brief return to Beijing post-”Golden Fleece” by enjoying my favorite Saturday tradition with some good friends (and was amused by the fact that the two Bridgets — Chinese and American — were sitting next to each other). I have to fly out to Shenzhen tomorrow for a press junket gig for CRI, [...]

March 19, 2011

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-03-19

@gadyepstein @imagethief @stinson buying a new apple product does seem to fix *most* problems… in reply to gadyepstein # @lonniehodge lol, Bob Dylan, eh? hmm…. in reply to lonniehodge # sooooo happy that viscosity is working again (that, and I just inhaled a couple almond croissants from Comptoirs de France!) # @tati_akamine @BeijingWithKids yeah, thats [...]

March 17, 2011

世界旅游小姐 – 江苏卫视

柳素英参加江苏卫视的节目《幸福晚点名 》 她们来自不同的国家,她们的家乡美不胜收,吃喝玩乐、民俗风情各具特色.今天四位漂亮的外国女孩将走进我们的演播室,讲述她们家乡传奇美妙的特色美景.她们来自意大利、俄罗斯、澳大利亚和美国,她们将用一口流利的汉语将自己家乡的特色描述的惟妙惟肖.她们将现场展示自己家乡的特色小吃,以及美丽的风景……

March 16, 2011

My Crazy Weds/Thurs… 我的疯狂的礼拜三四

I woke up yesterday morning after two hours of sleep (spent most of the evening filming 金羊毛 (Jin Yang Mao – Golden Fleece), then enjoying some 烧烤 with my costars– I’ve taken quite a liking to the chicken and cartilage kebabs… I think I’m going native!) then woke up only to have missed the bus [...]