PRI's The World Published by PRI's The World In New York's Lunar New Year parade, women are breaking barriers as lion dancers Listen Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/733546/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Back in the 1960s, there were fewer than 10 lion dancer troupes participating in the Lunar New Year parade in New York's China. Today it’s more like 40 or 50.