Founded in 1956, the Jiangsu Provincial Culture Center is a public welfare cultural institution affiliated to the Jiangsu Provincial Department of Culture and Tourism. It's responsible for guiding the cultural work of the masses in the province, assisting in the cultural and artistic creation of the masses in the province, and organizing the social public welfare mass cultural and artistic activities.It collects fine folk arts and crafts and mass calligraphy and painting works, publishes mass cultural journals, conducts investigations and researches on mass culture and art, theoretical discussions, and social art education and other important tasks.
Intangible cultural heritage is an important part of human civilization. As one of the birthplaces of ancient Chinese civilization, Jiangsu Province has many intangible cultural heritage skills. All works in the "Dancing Intangible Cultural Heritage" Group Arts Dance Performances are inspired by the most distinctive intangible cultural heritage skills in Jiangsu. These mass arts workers vividly tell the stories of thousands of years of intangible heritage inheritance with their dances on the stage. This is a special performance with strong local cultural features.