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Richmond Ballet marking second international tour next year

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RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -

The Richmond Ballet will soon be representing Virginia half-way around the world.

The ballet has accepted an invitation to perform at the 15th annual 'Meet in Beijing' arts festival, next year. Governor McAuliffe made the announcement Thursday.

The trip marks the group's second international tour.

Before making the journey overseas, a "Road to China" initiative will celebrate Chinese culture throughout the ballet's 2014-15 season.

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