Gala spectacle for Chinese New Year
China is celebrating the arrival of the Year of the Horse and many people across the country are set to enjoy a week-long holiday, featuring generous banquets and visits to relatives.
At the centre of it all is China's television event of the year, a spectacle watched by millions.
Celia Hatton went backstage in Beijing to watch the preparations for Chinese state television's Spring Festival Gala.
31 Jan 2014
- From the section Asia