Direct from Beijing: The National Circus and Acrobats of the People’s Republic of China: Peking Dreams
- October 16, 2015 - October 17, 2015 at 8:00 pm
- October 17, 2015 at 2:00 pm
Experience a jaw-dropping spectacle of Chinese circus, acrobatics, and Peking Opera performed by China’s most revered circus artists! The whole family will marvel at the unparalleled grace, agility, flexibility, and athleticism displayed by these highly trained artists in their various acts of juggling, contortion, and balance. Enhanced with traditional Chinese music, brightly colored costumes and makeup, and elaborate props, this exciting production is sure to be a hit with children and adults alike. Founded in 1953, this company is one of China’s longest running and most esteemed circus troupes. It has been instrumental in reviving the circus genre, and has directly influenced circuses around the world, including Cirque du Soleil and Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey. Bring the whole family to this spectacle of entertainment!
The National Circus and Acrobats of the People’s Republic of China will also perform Peking Dreams in Manassas on Oct. 18. Learn More.
American Sign Language interpretation will be available for the October 17th 1:15 pm Pre-Performance Discussion.
$50, $43, $30